Industry Briefs July 1, 2022

Southwest Stage Funding LLC, dba Cascade Financial Services, a national provider of financing to buyers of manufactured homes, launch its Social Bond Framework, which furthers the company’s commitment to creating pathways for affordable housing.

To the Point with Bob: Reducing FHA’s MIP

In the latest edition of To the Point with Bob, MBA President & CEO Bob Broeksmit, CMB, outlines MBA’s support of a reduction in the FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium set by HUD.

To the Point with Bob: Reducing FHA’s MIP

In the latest edition of To the Point with Bob, MBA President & CEO Bob Broeksmit, CMB, outlines MBA’s support of a reduction in the FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium set by HUD.

FHA Proposes 40-Year Loan Modification Rule

The Federal Housing Administration on Friday published a proposed rule that would increase the maximum modification loan term limit from 360 months (30 years) to 480 months (40 years).

FHA Proposes 40-Year Loan Modification Rule

The Federal Housing Administration on Friday published a proposed rule that would increase the maximum modification loan term limit from 360 months (30 years) to 480 months (40 years).

Industry Briefs Mar. 16, 2022: Wolters Kluwer to Acquire IDS

Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk & Compliance, Minneapolis, signed an agreement with The Reynolds and Reynolds Co. to acquire International Document Services Inc., Draper, Utah, a provider of compliance and document generation software platforms for the mortgage and real estate industry, for $70 million in cash.

Industry Briefs Mar. 1, 2022: Arch MI: Home Price Growth to Slow in 2022

Home sales, which increased more than 6% in 2021 to a 15-year high, will remain strong this year — supported by solid demographic trends and an expected increase in homes for sale, according to the winter edition of The Housing and Mortgage Market Review from Arch Mortgage Insurance Co., Greensboro, N.C.

MBA Advocacy Update Feb. 22 2022

Last Monday, MBA submitted comments to the OCC on draft principles for large banks’ management of climate-related financial risk. On Tuesday, the FHA announced it is extending the mandatory implementation deadline for mortgagees to begin delivering appraisals through the FHA Catalyst: Electronic Appraisal Delivery Module.