MBA Sends FHFA Recommendations on GSE Seller/Servicer Eligibility Requirements
The Mortgage Bankers Association on Monday sent a letter to the Federal Housing Finance Agency, offering detailed recommendations on the agency’s re-proposal of eligibility requirements for seller/servicers of single-family loans backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
CFPB Invokes ‘Dormant Authority’ to Examine Nonbank Companies Posing Risks to Consumers
In a highly unusual move, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Monday announced it would invoke a largely unused legal provision to examine nonbank financial companies that pose risks to consumers.
Healthy Forecast for Commercial Real Estate
Commercial real estate can anticipate post-pandemic growth rooted in strong regional markets and steady commercial and multifamily lending, the Urban Land Institute said.
Housing Market Roundup Apr. 26, 2022
Here is a summary of recent stories of interest to the real estate finance community that have come across the MBA Newslink desk:
MBA Chart of the Week Apr. 22 2022: IMB Production
This week’s chart shows average production employees (sales, fulfillment and support staff for such functions as production technology, post-closing and secondary marketing) and median productivity of sales staff from 2012 through 2021.