Black Knight: Q4 Activity Helped End 2016 With a Bang

National Mortgage Professional, Mar. 6, 2017–Phil Hall
The fourth quarter recorded $2.1 trillion in first lien mortgage originations, a 17 percent year-over-year increase, according to new data from Black Knight Financial Services. The final quarter of last year also saw nearly $300 billion in refinance originations, a 58 percent year-over-year spike.