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  • Fri, Apr 21 2017
  • 3:53 PM » Government shutdown would create mortgage roadblocks
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 3:53 PM by CNBC
    Homebuyers looking for mortgage approval could hit paperwork roadblocks if the government shuts down next week.
  • 2:40 PM » Trump says he will release tax reform package next week, says it will be bigger than 'any tax cut ever'
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 2:40 PM by CNBC
    The president says the package will be released on "Wednesday or shortly thereafter" - just before his 100 day mark in office.
  • 12:05 PM » Fed's Fischer: Still anticipate 3 rate hikes this year, though 'we're not tied to' that
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 12:05 PM by CNBC
    Fed's Fischer: Still anticipate 3 rate hikes this year, though 'we're not tied to' that|| 104418216
  • 11:58 AM » CFPB proposes revisions to HMDA final rule
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 11:58 AM by
    On April 13, 2017, the CFPB proposed substantive changes and technical corrections to the 2015 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) Final Rule (Final Rule) amending Regulation C. The proposal, which is discussed in more detail here, would clarify certain key terms under the Final Rule, including temporary financing, automated underwriting system, multifamily dwelling, extension of […] Continue Reading
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  • 10:43 AM » Analyst Who Predicted Trump's Ascendancy Bets on Le Pen Win
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 10:43 AM by Bloomberg
    Bloomberg Analyst Who Predicted Trump's Ascendancy Bets on Le Pen Win Bloomberg Markets are underpricing the prospect of Marine Le Pen emerging victorious in the French election as a sea of undecided voters throws into sharp relief pronounced apathy for center-leftist Emmanuel Macron -- the front-runner by a whisker -- and the ... and more »
  • 8:29 AM » Cincinnati sues seller of foreclosed homes, claiming predatory acts
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 8:29 AM by CNBC
    In a sweeping lawsuit, Cincinnati took aim at one of the nation's largest sellers of foreclosed homes, Harbour Portfolio Advisors.
  • 8:28 AM » Black Knight: Mortgage Delinquencies Declined in March to 11 Year Low
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 8:28 AM by Calculated Risk Blog
    From Black Knight: Black Knight's First Look at March Mortgage Data: Delinquency Rate Drops to 11-Year Low; Prepayments Up 20 Percent from February's Three-Year Low • Delinquencies declined 14 percent month-over-month, hitting their lowest level since March 2006 and the fourth lowest point since the turn of the century   • Total non-current inventory - all loans 30 days or more past due or in active foreclosure - fell below 2.3 million, the lowest volume in 11 years   • After hitting a three-year low in February, prepayment speeds (historically a good indicator of refinance activity) rose 20 percent in March; still 26 percent below last year's level   • Foreclosure starts were up 4.15 percent for the month, but Q1 2017's 189,000 starts represented an 18 percent decline from Q1 2016 According to Black Knight's First Look report for March, the percent of loans delinquent decreased 14.1% in March compared to February, and declined 11.4% year-over-year. The percent of loans in the foreclosure process declined 4.6% in March and were down 29.2% over the last year. Black Knight reported the U.S. mortgage delinquency rate (loans 30 or more days past due, but not in foreclosure) was 3.62% in March, down from 4.21% in February. The percent of loans in the foreclosure process declined in March to 0.88%. The number of delinquent properties, but not in foreclosure, is down 231,000 properties year-over-year, and the number of properties in the foreclosure process is down 183,000 properties year-over-year. Black Knight: Percent Loans Delinquent and in Foreclosure Process   Mar 2017 Feb 2017 Mar 2016 Mar 2015 Delinquent 3.62% 4.21% 4.08% 4.66% In Foreclosure 0.88% 0.93% 1.25% 1.68% Number of properties: Number of properties that are delinquent, but not in foreclosure: 1,831,000 2,135,000 2,062,000 2,349,000 Number of properties in foreclosure pre-sale inventory: 448,000 470,000 631,000...
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  • 8:26 AM » This is what homeowners did with their savings on variable mortgage rates
    Published Fri, Apr 21 2017 8:26 AM by Market Watch
    Hint: They were not thinking about when rates would rise again.
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