On Thursday, the House Financial Services Committee held hearings on the LIBOR transition and laying the groundwork for parts of President Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure proposal. MBA also issued a MAA Call to Action last week in response to the implementation of the product caps placed on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac by the Senior Preferred Stock Purchase Agreements.
Housing starts recovered from a sluggish February to its highest rate since 2006 in March, HUD and the Census Bureau reported Friday.
MISMO®, the real estate finance industry's standards organization, today announced that 10 companies have successfully completed MISMO RON certification. Black Knight and Stavvy join eight previously certified companies.
This week’s MBA Chart of the Week focuses on newly built homes, as measured by new home sales and single-family housing starts.
Initial claims for unemployment insurance fell sharply last week to its lowest level since March 2020, the Labor Department reported yesterday.