It was the best of times; it was the worst of times. But with the U.S. economy thriving, what's with the housing market's paradoxical-seeming doldrums?Read More »
FirstBank Puerto Rico Brings RES.NET Onboard to Streamline Operations
In an effort to re-build Puerto Rican communities ravaged by Hurricane Maria, FirstBank seeks to engage both buyers and investors with a modern digital marketplace built on RESNET.COM's digital platform.Read More »
How Much Longer Will Home Prices Climb?
FHFA’s latest data revealed that select regions experienced the maximum growth in home prices during the year.Read More »
Is History Repeating Itself?
Warning signs are flashing in the housing market, says Lakshman Achuthan, COO and Co-Founder of the Economic Cycle Research Institute in New York.Read More »
BCFP Tallies Consumer Worries
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection has released a report enumerating the total number of complaints it has received by state and financial product or service. Find out what states complain the most (and least) about mortgage issues and why.Read More »
New eClosing Tech Launched by First American Mortgage Solutions
First American Mortgage Solutions reveals a new eClosing solution to assist lenders in navigating the origination process.Read More »
Ellie Mae’s Announces “Driving Innovation Home” Campaign
Ellie Mae has released an independent software vendor program and URLA Resources in conjunction with its “Driving Innovation Home” campaign.Read More »
What Country Is HUD Partnering With on Housing?
Housing is a universal need, one that remains a challenge both inside and outside U.S. borders. HUD has just signed an agreement signaling cooperation on an international level. Find out who the players in the agreement are and what's to be expected.Read More »
Equifax Joins Forces with Freddie Mac
Equifax Inc., a global information solutions company, announced that it will be working with Freddie Mac to fully automate the assessment of borrower income.Read More »
FHFA Memo Cites “Performance Challenges”
The Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Inspector General released a memo listing four crucial challenges she believes the agency faces in its role as regulator over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.Read More »