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Independent Mortgage Banker Profits at Lowest Levels Since 2008

(Source: MBA) –  Independent mortgage banks and mortgage subsidiaries of chartered banks made an average profit of $150 on each loan they originated in the fourth quarter of 2013, down from $743 per loan in the third quarter, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) reported today in its Quarterly Mortgage Bankers Performance Report.

2013 Ended with a Record Level of Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Debt

(Source: MBA) — The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $41.2 billion, or 1.7 percent, in the fourth quarter of 2013, as all four major investor groups increased their holdings, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).  On a year-over-year basis, the amount of mortgage debt outstanding at the end of 2013 was […]

Mortgage Credit Availability Slightly Increased Last Month

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage credit availability increased slightly in February according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) which analyzes data from the AllRegs® Market Clarity® product.

MBA Forecast Predicts $300 Billion in Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Originations in 2014

(Source: MBA) – The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) projects originations of commercial and multifamily mortgages will grow to $300 billion in 2014, a 7 percent increase from 2013 volumes, and continue to rise to $333 billion in 2016.  Originations of multifamily mortgages are forecast at $116 billion in 2014.

Over $91 Billion in Commercial/Multifamily Loans to Mature in 2014

(Source: MBA) – Yesterday, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its 2013 Commercial Real Estate/Multifamily Survey of Loan Maturity Volumes.  The survey found six percent, or $91.7 billion of the $1.5 trillion of outstanding commercial and multifamily mortgages held by non-bank lenders and investors, will mature in 2014.  That represents a 23 percent decline from […]

Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Originations Place All-Time Highs in Q4 2013

(Source: MBA) – Commercial and multifamily mortgage originations increased 34 percent between the third and the fourth quarters of 2013, and were up 16 percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2012, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Quarterly Survey of Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Bankers’ Originations.  MBA’s commercial/multifamily mortgage bankers’ originations index shows originations for […]

Rankings for Top Commercial Loan Servicers in 2013 Released

(Source: MBA) –  The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released its year-end ranking of commercial and multifamily mortgage servicers’ volumes as of December 31, 2013.  At the top of the list of firms is Wells Fargo with $434.4 billion in U.S. master and primary servicing, followed by PNC Real Estate/Midland Loan Services with $369.6 billion, […]

New Purchase & Refinance Mortgage Applications Decrease Once Again

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage applications decreased 0.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 24, 2014.  The results include an adjustment to account for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

Mortgage Applications Increased Nearly 12% Last Week

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage applications increased 11.9 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 10, 2014.  The previous week’s results included an adjustment for the New Year’s holiday.

Commercial Mortgage Lending Expecting to Grow This Year

(Source: MBA) – Commercial and multifamily mortgage lending is expected to increase in 2014, as lenders’ appetites to place new loans grow even stronger, according to a new Mortgage Bankers Association survey of the top commercial and multifamily mortgage origination firms.  Lenders were also polled on their expectations for borrower appetites in the New Year.  […]

MBA Releases Education Guide on Qualified Mortgage (QM) Rule

(Source: MBA) — MBA Education today unveiled the Compliance Essentials Ability to Repay (ATR)/Qualified Mortgage (QM) Resource Guide, the only manual currently available that explains not only the effects of the ATR/QM rule on the real estate finance industry but also how organizations should adjust and operationalize to comply with this new federal regulation.

Latest MBA Survey Indicates a Rise in Mortgage Applications

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage applications increased 1.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending December 6, 2013.  The previous week’s results included an adjustment for the Thanksgiving holiday.