MISMO Seeks Public Comment on MI Activation API That Streamlines, Facilitates Exchange of Closing Date Data
MISMO®, the real estate finance industry standards organization, seeks public comment on its new Mortgage Insurance (MI) Activation API specification, designed to facilitate activation of a MI Commitment to Certificate Status.
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Commercial real estate capitalization rates declined across the real estate spectrum last year, reported CBRE, Dallas.
The Consumer Price Index jumped by 0.8 percent in February from January and roared ahead by 7.9 percent to its fastest annual pace in 40 years, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Thursday.
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