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|FHFA Announces Changes to Low Income Refi Programs and Appraisal Requirements|
|10/19/2021 1:08 PM|
|Both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the GSEs) will be expanding their low-income refinance programs to include those making at or below 100 percent of an area"s median income (AMI). The threshold on the programs is currently at 80 percent of AMI. Sandra L. Thompson, acting director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced the chan...Read More|
|Construction Numbers Fall Back from August Levels|
|10/19/2021 9:36 AM|
|Both permits and housing starts fell in September following an unanticipated increase the previous month. Where the August gains were driven primarily by strong multifamily construction activity, a decline in that sector hurt the September metrics. Permitting was especially weak, with the lowest seasonally adjusted annual rate since S...Read More|
|MBA Expects 2022 Plunge in Refis to Offset Purchase Gains|
|10/18/2021 11:21 AM|
|Members of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) are holding their annual convention in San Diego this week and the opening day was accompanied by the usual flurry of press releases including forecasts from the association"s economists for the coming year. The projections, from Mike Fratantoni, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President for...Read More|
|Supply Issues Aren"t Hurting Builder Sentiment - Yet|
|10/18/2021 11:19 AM|
|Home builders apparently pushed aside current concerns about supply chain disruptions to display increased confidence in the new home market in October. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) which gauges that confidence rose 4 points this month to 80. However, NAHB economist Robert Diet...Read More|
|Forbearances Declining Faster, Plans Drop by 10%|
|10/15/2021 12:32 PM|
|The number of homeowners in forbearance receded at a brisk clip last week as the first wave of final expirations continues. Black Knight reports the number of active plans dropped by about 10 percent during the week ended October 12, a reduction of 143,000. This comes on the heels of a 177,000 drop the prior week. The declines were seen a...Read More|
|Foreclosure Filings Reflect End of Moratorium|
|10/15/2021 10:18 AM|
|As was probably inevitable, foreclosure files rose significantly in the third quarter of 2021 and appeared to accelerate in the last month of that quarter. The moratorium on foreclosures which was put in place in March 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic expired on July 31.ATTOM, in its Q3 2021 U.S. Foreclosure Market...Read More|
|"Good Time to Buy" Sentiment Erodes Further|
|10/15/2021 9:55 AM|
|Consumers continue to have divergent opinions about the current environment for buying and selling a home. Fannie Mae says its September National Housing Survey (NHS) found a slightly higher number of respondents who think it is a good time to sell while opinions about buying have grown increasingly negative. The company"s Home Purchase Sent...Read More|
|Refinance Share of Originations Back Above 50%|
|10/14/2021 9:47 AM|
|Refinancing again dominated mortgage originations in August after falling below a 50 percent market share in both June and July. ICE Mortgage Technology"s Origination Insight Report put the refinancing share of closed transactions at 52 percent, up from 49 percent in July and 48 percent in June. Purchase loans dipped three perc...Read More|
|Mortgage Application Volume Barely Budges|
|10/13/2021 9:31 AM|
|The volume of mortgage applications ticked up last week for the first time in three weeks, but an uptick was the extent of it. The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) said its Market Composite Index, a measure of that volume, increased 0.2 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier and was 0.4 percent higher on ...Read More|
|Affordability Actually Improved in August Despite Surging Prices|
|10/12/2021 3:14 PM|
|A new report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) says housing affordability in the U.S. improved in August for the second straight month. NAR"s Housing Affordability Index rose from 150.6 in July to 151.3 but was down from 165.8 the prior August. The month-over-month increase was the result of a 1.1 percent dip...Read More|