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Consumer confidence in housing hits all-time high

Millennials showed especially strong increases in job confidence and income gains.

March 15, 2017 |

Early adopter calls HomeReady a boon to community reinvestment

TD Bank has embraced Fannie Mae’s affordable lending product, calling it a boon to community lending efforts.

March 13, 2017 |

8 top women in mortgage finance offer career encouragement, advice

They’ve ‘been there’ and ‘done that.’ And they’re hopeful you’ll follow in their footsteps.

March 8, 2017 |

Lessons from HAMP are shaping the future of loss mitigation

A panel at MBA Servicing discussed how the industry is moving forward with new loan modification programs.

March 1, 2017 |

Following rise in rates, refinance activity slows, at least for now

The refinance market may be cooling as interest rates rise, but it won’t disappear, thanks to cash-out refi activity.

February 15, 2017 |

What we can learn from the resilient Southeast housing market

The housing recovery after the Great Recession hasn’t lived up to expectations.

February 8, 2017 |

What 7 housing market experts say we can expect in 2017

The housing market demonstrated slow-but-steady growth in 2016. But what will next year hold?

February 6, 2017 |

Housing market also a draw as Houston prepares for the Big Game

Regardless of which team prevails, Houston's housing market is a win-win for renters and homeowners.

February 1, 2017 |

Homeownership counseling symposium draws nonprofits, lenders

Industry leaders weigh in on the future of housing counseling as part of the mortgage process.

January 30, 2017 |

New modification program offers simplicity and certainty

The Fannie Mae Flex Modification consolidates three modification program into a single solution.

January 23, 2017 |

Having fun is serious business for lender United Shore

A weekly dance party and occasional chili cook-off are part of a culture of fun at top-producing United Shore.

January 18, 2017 |