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  • How Fannie Mae is creating new opportunities for homeownership May 23, 2022
    Fannie Mae’s Katrina Jones discusses the challenges facing homebuyers today and what Fannie Mae is doing to create new opportunities for homeownership. The post How Fannie Mae is creating new opportunities for homeownership appeared first on HousingWire.
    Maleesa Smith
  • Pennymac plans to lay off another 207 employees May 23, 2022
    Pennymac Financial Services will lay off 207 additional employees in June and July following a previous layoff announcement in March. The post Pennymac plans to lay off another 207 employees appeared first on HousingWire.
    Connie Kim
  • Fratantoni: Why FHFA and GSEs should revisit their pricing framework May 23, 2022
    Mike Fratantoni outlines how FHFA and the GSEs determine their pricing, and why recent pricing deserve reconsideration. The post Fratantoni: Why FHFA and GSEs should revisit their pricing framework appeared first on HousingWire.
    Mike Fratantoni
  • Prioritizing home equity solutions in a rising rate environment May 23, 2022
    HousingWire recently spoke with Barry Coffin, managing director of home equity title/close at ServiceLink, about the ways lenders can capitalize on these trends by revving up their home equity solutions. The post Prioritizing home equity solutions in a rising rate environment appeared first on HousingWire.
    Eunice Garcia
  • The rising tide of house prices: Avoiding the flood May 23, 2022
    The old conservative economist’s adage that “a rising tide lifts all boats” was quickly called-out by activists who didn’t see the trickle down effects of a “booming economy” benefit the working people of America. Instead, they changed it to “a rising tide lifts all yachts,” and here's how that applies to housing. The post The […]
    Sarahi De La Cuesta
  • How brokers can reach more and new borrowers with non-QM  May 23, 2022
    With lower agency volume to pull from, many brokers are turning to non-QM to supplement their income. Find out more here: The post How brokers can reach more and new borrowers with non-QM  appeared first on HousingWire.
    Eunice Garcia
  • Proposed VA appraisal law looks to even the playing field May 23, 2022
    A piece of legislation introduced in the Senate could streamline the appraisal process for VA loans and help veterans in this housing market. The post Proposed VA appraisal law looks to even the playing field appeared first on HousingWire.
    Maria Volkova
  • Cherry Creek Mortgage names new chief revenue officer May 23, 2022
    Industry veteran Rick Hogle joins Cherry Creek Mortgage as its chief revenue officer, managing retail operations. The post Cherry Creek Mortgage names new chief revenue officer appeared first on HousingWire.
    Connie Kim
  • Planet Financial Group partners with Farmlink Project May 20, 2022
    Planet Financial Group will donate $100,000 to a project that distributes food surplus to food banks through the Farmlink Project. The post Planet Financial Group partners with Farmlink Project appeared first on HousingWire.
    Connie Kim
  • Fannie Mae chalks up another Credit Insurance Risk Transfer deal  May 20, 2022
    Fannie Mae has executed its fifth CIRT deal or 2022, providing up to $733.3 million in mortgage-risk coverage The post Fannie Mae chalks up another Credit Insurance Risk Transfer deal  appeared first on HousingWire.
    Bill Conroy