Black Knight, Jacksonville, Fla., said nearly 1% of first quarter originations became delinquent six months post-origination. Though this represented less than one-third of the 2000-2005 delinquency average of 2.93%, it is up more than 60% over the past 24 months and the highest since 2010.
Redfin, Seattle, said the typical American homeowner has spent 13 years in their home, up from eight years in 2010. Median home tenure increased in all 55 metros Redfin analyzed, leading to decreased inventory available for first-time home buyers in many places.
Securities and Exchange Commission Jay Clayton last week issued a statement instructing SEC staff to review the Commission’s residential mortgage-backed securities asset-level disclosure requirements with an eye toward facilitating more SEC-registered offerings.