The Week Ahead

Good morning and happy Monday! Welcome to another busy week in the mortgage and political worlds. It’s 46 days until Election Day—more on that below.

MBA Advocacy Update Sept. 14, 2020

With Congress (most notably the Senate) unable to reach consensus on the passage of any additional COVID-related economic relief, MBA sent a letter last Tuesday to the CFPB responding to the Bureau’s proposed rule revising the General QM definition. The letter explains MBA’s support for the price-based QM construct, and offers several recommendations to help ensure the rule meets its stated goals of robust consumer protections and broad access to sustainable credit.

MBA Education School of Mortgage Banking III Online in November

MBA Education’s signature School of Mortgage Banking (SOMB) is the real estate finance industry’s standard in comprehensive residential mortgage training. It provides professionals with essential knowledge and skills necessary to be competitive in an industry undergoing constant change.

MBA Education School of Mortgage Banking I Online in October

MBA Education’s School of Mortgage Banking I emphasizes the interrelated roles of the functions within a residential mortgage banking firm and the relationships of the various institutions and agencies throughout …

The Week Ahead

Post-Labor Day has special significance this year. Besides serving as the unofficial start of fall (the “official” start is Sept. 21), it also marks the beginning of the home stretch of a most “colorful” and exhausting 2020 election campaign.

The Week Ahead

Good morning and happy Monday! Tomorrow begins September, when we can look forward to football (maybe), pumpkin spice commercials (definitely) and the “traditional” start of the final stretch of the election cycle.

The Week Ahead

Good morning! It’s 72 days until Election Day; 94 days until Thanksgiving;123 days until Christmas; 27 days until the first day of fall; and six days before the first pumpkin spice commercials.

The Week Ahead–Aug. 17, 2020

Good morning! August is usually a quiet time in Washington—so quiet, that not too many years ago, MBA NewsLink would take a week-long break during the month and not miss a thing. That’s not the case these days.

MBA Education TRID Implications of GSE Loan Level Price Adjustment Announcement Webinar Today

Join MBA policy staff and industry experts this afternoon for a critical discussion on the impact of Wednesday’s GSE announcement on TRID disclosures. While this topic will continue to evolve in the coming days, attendees can expect to learn about the immediate concerns and questions that will most likely impact your business and processes.

The Week Ahead

Good morning! And welcome to another week of political uncertainty in what has certainly been the strangest year since…well, 2019.