Homebuyer affordability declined in August with the national median payment applied for by purchase applicants increasing to $2,170 from 2,162 in July according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Purchase Applications Payment Index.
CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif., released its Loan Performance Insights through July, revealing strong performance–overall delinquencies were 2.7%, still near a record low.
The ATTOM third-quarter 2023 U.S. Home Affordability Report revealed median-priced single-family homes and condos are less affordable compared with historical averages in 99% of counties where the firm had enough data to analyze.
MISMO, the real estate finance industry’s standards organization, seeks nominations for qualified industry professionals to serve on MISMO’s Standards Governance Committees for a two-year term beginning in January 2024. Positions are available on both the Residential and Commercial Standards Governance Committees.
MBA’s RIHA Commemorates 10-Year Anniversary of RIHA’s Special Report on the History of Mortgage Banking
The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA) is re-releasing Mortgage Banking in the United States, 1870-1940, to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the renowned white paper.