Share of Mortgage Loans in Forbearance Remains Flat at 0.70% in December
The Mortgage Bankers Association’s monthly Loan Monitoring Survey revealed the total number of loans now in forbearance remained flat relative to the prior month at 0.70% as of December 31, 2022.
FHFA Increases Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Multifamily Radon Standards
The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced enhancements to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s multifamily radon standards. The Mortgage Bankers Association commended the announcement.
MBA: 4Q Commercial, Multifamily Mortgage Delinquency Rates Increase
Delinquency rates for mortgages backed by commercial and multifamily properties increased slightly through the fourth quarter, the Mortgage Bankers Association’s latest CREF Loan Performance Survey reported.
Susan Graham of FICS: Retaining Servicing Provides Competitive Advantage to Lenders in Challenging Mortgage Market
Servicing retention generates servicing fee income and helps servicers improve the customer experience. Modern loan servicing software automates investor reporting and compliance and creates a more efficient workflow, allowing servicers to effectively service loans in-house.