MBA’s Michael Fratantoni Provides Market Outlook, Notes ‘It’s Not 2008’

WASHINGTON–The industry has plentiful challenges, but is in a very different spot than during the Great Recession, said Michael Fratantoni, Mortgage Bankers Association Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Research and Industry Technology, here at the National Advocacy Conference.

CIAT Urges Renewal of Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

With the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act set to expire (again) at the end of 2020, the House Financial Services Committee isn’t wasting time in pushing its reauthorization. And neither is the Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism, of which the Mortgage Bankers Association is a member.