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  • FHA solicits feedback on the rare small-balance mortgage October 4, 2022
    The FHA on Tuesday issued a request for feedback from the public on how it can increase access to small balance mortgages through its single-family mortgage insurance programs. The post FHA solicits feedback on the rare small-balance mortgage appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Home price growth to slow drastically next year October 4, 2022
    Despite rising 13.5% year over year in August, this is the slowest annual home price growth since spring 2021. The post Home price growth to slow drastically next year appeared first on HousingWire.
  • A struggling, shrinking loanDepot hands raises to executives October 4, 2022
    Despite heavy financial losses, layoffs and reduced funding capacity, loanDepot is giving its top executives pay raises. The post A struggling, shrinking loanDepot hands raises to executives appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Guild Mortgage has an appetite for acquisitions October 4, 2022
    The shift from a refi boom to a lean purchase market will result in casualties. And Guild Mortgage's CEO Mary Ann McGarry said they're ready to strike a deal if conditions are right. The post Guild Mortgage has an appetite for acquisitions appeared first on HousingWire.
  • RON’s competitive advantage in today’s housing market October 3, 2022
    As more of the mortgage process becomes digital, RON has been proving to be a powerful part of the tech transformation for industry professionals. HousingWire recently spoke with Brian Webster, President of Notarycam, about how RON can provide a competitive advantage for lenders both in terms of being a digital capstone for customers and a […]
  • LodeStar integrates with Stewart October 3, 2022
    Closing fee-related compliance tool provider LodeStar is integrating with title insurance provider Stewart. The post LodeStar integrates with Stewart appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Despite market headwinds, title industry reports strong Q2 October 3, 2022
    Overall, for the first six months of the year, title insurance premium volume was down just 0.5% from $12.22 billion in 2021 to $12.16 billion in 2022. The post Despite market headwinds, title industry reports strong Q2 appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Home prices are dropping like it’s 2009 October 3, 2022
    Home prices are now posting the biggest monthly declines since January 2009, according to the latest Mortgage Monitor report from Black Knight. The post Home prices are dropping like it’s 2009 appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Two Rocket executives announce retirements October 3, 2022
    Rocket Companies, the parent company of America's largest mortgage lender, announced that longtime Chief Financial Officer Julie Booth and General Counsel Angelo Vitale are retiring. The post Two Rocket executives announce retirements appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Origination Platforms and Solutions Special Report October 3, 2022
    The three companies featured in this section offer innovative solutions so lenders can provide a better customer experience and increase their profit margins. The post Origination Platforms and Solutions Special Report appeared first on HousingWire.