Retail (FHA/VA) Holds Up Slightly Better in 2Q21 Slump

Inside Mortgage Finance, Sept. 27, 2021–John Bancroft
Government lending was down in all three production channels in the second quarter of 2021, though third-party platforms took the biggest hit. Lenders of FHA and VA loans reported $105.26 billion in second-quarter originations; that was down 12.3% from the first three months of 2021.