Seasonal Surge in Mortgage Delinquency

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Delinquency on residential loans soared last month, though the surge was attributed to seasonal factors, Foreclosure starts, however, sank to a 12-year low.

First-lien mortgages that were at least 30 days delinquent or in the foreclosure inventory numbered 2.506 million as of April 30.

The number jumped from 2.279 million as of a month earlier. But the total has receded compared to a year earlier, when it was 2.741 million.


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Freddie’s New Business Dips, Delinquency Holds

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Secondary lending volume slipped last month at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. as delinquency remained at a nearly decade low.

Last month ended with a $2.0301 trillion total mortgage portfolio, Freddie Mac reported in its Monthly Volume Summary: April 2017.

The McLean, Virginia-based organization’s book of business continued to expand, ascending from $2.0292 trillion as of March 31, 2017.


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HUD Budget Includes New FHA Administrative Fee

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The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s proposed budget includes a new administrative fee on government-insured mortgages to fund technology updates.

On Tuesday, HUD announced the Trump administration’s proposed fiscal-year 2018 budget for the agency and for the Federal Housing Administration.

HUD projects that there will be $228.7 billion in total FHA loan volume for fiscal-year 2018, which begins on Oct. 1 of this year and concludes on Sept. 30, 2018.<


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FHA Originations Rising, Delinquency Tumbles

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The monthly volume of home loans insured by the Federal Housing Administration turned higher, and a further increase is on the way. Delinquency, meantime, sank.

As of March 31, FHA insurance was in force on 8,512,519 residential loans for $1.2744 trillion, according to an analysis Department of Housing and Urban Development data.

FHA’s book of business included $1.1300 trillion in single-family loans, $0.1434 trillion in home-equity conversion mortgages and $0.0010 trillion in Title I loans.


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In Home Capital’s Mortgage Mess, Blame the `Unlucky’ Brokers (1)

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… . Mortgage dealers using lax standards lined up the kinds of exotic mortgages now synonymous with the crisis. Hundreds of subprime lenders … failures spread quickly from subprime to prime mortgages. There’s no evidence …

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New Home Supply Rises As Sales Slow

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Although the pace of new home sales turned lower last month, the supply of homes available for sale was the greatest in nearly eight years.

There were 54,000 new U.S. single-family residences that were sold during April, fewer than an upwardly revised 61,000 the preceding month.

But despite the month-over-month decline, activity held up compared to the same month last year, when a downwardly revised 55,000 units sold.


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Insurance Market: 2017-2021 Global Industry Growth Analysis Research Report

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Global Insurance Market Research Report provides information on Services, Trends, Top Companies. This report will help the viewer in Better Decision Making

DALLAS, TEXAS, U.S.A., May 23, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Insurance Report by Material, …

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UK Commercial Insurance Distribution Market Forecast 2021 By Top Players (AXA, Direct Line, Hiscox, etc.)

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orbisresearch.com added latest 51 pages report “UK Commercial Insurance Distribution 2017” in its store.

DALLAS, TEXAS, UNITED STATES, May 23, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — “UK Commercial Insurance Distribution 2017″, report provides an …

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Vancouver’s mortgages are rapidly deteriorating in quality

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A Dangerous Combination For Mortgages
High-ratio mortgages combined with high loan-to-income ratios … combination for homeowners. A high-ratio mortgage is
one where less than … Ratio Is Getting Worse
These subprime loans are actually getting worse …

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The New Mortgage Landscape

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As banks have been under heavy regulatory scrutiny since the financial crisis, smaller non-banks have gained market share through technological improvements to the loan process.

In July 2009, before the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Bank of America Corp. was the biggest home lender in Cumberland County, Maine.

But in July 2016, well after the landmark financial legislation became law, BofA barely ranked among the top 10 lenders. The county’s top lender was Residential Mortgage Services.


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