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Opportunity Zone home prices ride wave of growth

In nearly half of Opportunity Zones across the country, median home prices rose annually by more than the national average of 9.4% in the fourth…

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Trump to name former HUD official as FHA commissioner

Dana Wade would succeed Brian Montgomery, the acting deputy secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Freddie Mac names Donna Corley as head of single-family

Freddie Mac elevated Corley to executive vice president and head of its single-family business, putting her permanently in the role she occupied since last October.

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In America’s richest town, $500K a year is now below average

You could easily drive through this leafy Silicon Valley suburb without realizing you were in America’s richest neighborhood. From the road, it’s all high brick…

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Central Ohio home prices expected to continue climbing

U.S. home price increases should soften this year, but central Ohio homebuyers might not see much relief, according to one of the nation’s best-known housing…

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MBS RECAP: Stock Selling Helped, But Bonds Were Already Rallying

Posted To: MBS Commentary At the start of the overnight session (yesterday night), 10yr yields were up around 1.58%. By 1030am ET, they’d already fallen…

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Mortgage Rates Back Near Multi-Year Lows

Posted To: Mortgage Rate Watch Mortgage rates haven’t been this low for this long in years–3.5 years to be exact. Brexit was the talk of…

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Consolidation Setting Sights on Next Week

Posted To: MBS Commentary In case you’re just joining us, there’s a consolidation going on in the bond market. That means yields are trading in…

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Lower Rates Helped Raise January Closing Rate

Posted To: MND NewsWire The slight drop in mortgage rates in January stabilized refinance originations according to the January Origination Insight Report from Ellie Mae….

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HELOC, Construction, and Title Products; Digital Borrower Solutions

Posted To: Pipeline Press Morgan Stanley buying E-Trade is causing some chatter this morning, and last night’s Democratic debate had plenty of chatter. (Some would…

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