The Tea Leaves: MBS Issuance Continues Its Downward Slope

Inside Mortgage Finance, Oct. 7, 2021–John Bancroft
Mortgage lenders delivered a total of $808.40 billion of single-family home loans into the agency secondary market during the third quarter, according to a new Inside Mortgage Finance analysis. That was down 13.8% from the previous three-month period and represented the lowest quarterly volume since COVID indirectly launched a record refinance wave.