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HousingWire.com is the leading independent source for news, commentary, and analysis covering the entire mortgage, real estate, and housing economy. Staffed by a core team of experienced journalists and editors, HousingWire.com delivers breaking news and opinions on U.S. housing and mortgage finance. HousingWire.com has a well-developed reputation for delivering today the news other trade outlets will be reporting on tomorrow — and our readers value the information they get from HousingWire.com first.

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Planet Financial Group partners with Farmlink Project

Planet Financial Group will donate $100,000 to a project that distributes food surplus to food banks through the Farmlink Project.

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Fannie Mae chalks up another Credit Insurance Risk Transfer deal 

Fannie Mae has executed its fifth CIRT deal or 2022, providing up to $733.3 million in mortgage-risk coverage

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Need to sell your house fast? Here are 7 great options
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Need to sell your house fast? Here are 7 great options
Five things to look for when partnering with a third-party review provider

Many originators are outsourcing to third-party providers the responsibility of conducting the risk and data analysis. If you’re interested in partnering with a provider, here are five things to consider.  

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An inside look at local housing markets across the country

Local markets spotlights 5 different areas across the country, showcasing what is uniquely happening in those housing markets. Local real estate agents, loan officers and appraisers share what characteristics are currently defining their housing markets. Bluffton, South Carolina Historically viewed as a place to drive through on the way to Savannah, Georgia or the popular […]

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An inside look at local housing markets across the country
How can brokers get ahead in a tight market?

HousingWire recently spoke with Jon Irvine, Chief Production Officer at Change Lending, about how brokers can gain a new competitive advantage in the current tight market.

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How can brokers get ahead in a tight market?
The housing industry will soon be up in ARMs

Adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs), and non-QM loan products are expected to become far more popular this year.

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The housing industry will soon be up in ARMs
CHLA and 41 IMBs urge the FHA to cut MI premiums

The CHLA sent a letter, signed by 41 IMBs, to the FHA on Wednesday urging the administration to cut mortgage insurance premiums.

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CHLA and 41 IMBs urge the FHA to cut MI premiums
Layoffs, again: Fairway is the latest lender to trim workforce

Fairway staff across the country received phone calls last week announcing they were part of a round of layoffs, sources told HousingWire.

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Layoffs, again: Fairway is the latest lender to trim workforce
This savagely unhealthy housing market needs higher rates

Existing home sales for April came in at 5.61 million, with home-price growth driving a housing market that is still savagely unhealthy.

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This savagely unhealthy housing market needs higher rates
Applications for new homes dropped 14% in April

The MBA estimates that about 701,000 new homes were sold in April at a seasonally adjusted annual rate, marking a decline for five consecutive months.

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Applications for new homes dropped 14% in April
Fannie Mae reduces projected 2022 GDP to 1.3%

Fannie Mae reduced the 2022 GDP growth rate as the economy slows under the Fed's tightening monetary policy.

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Fannie Mae reduces projected 2022 GDP to 1.3%
Purchase mortgage rates drop to 5.25% as demand wanes

Purchase mortgage rates averaged 5.25%, down five basis points from last week, according to the Freddie Mac PMMS.

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Purchase mortgage rates drop to 5.25% as demand wanes
Ocwen names new CFO to navigate challenging market

Sean O’Neil is joining Ocwen Financial Corp. as EVP and CFO after positions at Bayview Asset Management and Wells Fargo.

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Ocwen names new CFO to navigate challenging market
John Ryan, voice for state financial regulators, has died

John Ryan, the longtime CEO of the Conference of State Bank Supervisors, died unexpectedly Monday. He was 58.

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John Ryan, voice for state financial regulators, has died
How reverse mortgages could improve financial stability for older homeowners

HousingWire recently spoke with Christian Mills, head of Financial Advisor Relations at Reverse Mortgage Funding, about the ways a reverse mortgage can create a stable cash flow for homeowners in the midst of a volatile housing market. 

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How reverse mortgages could improve financial stability for older homeowners
CFPB report highlights outliers doing a poor job servicing

The CFPB report shows that while on average servicers improved their call metrics, there are several significant outliers.

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CFPB report highlights outliers doing a poor job servicing
Housing starts data lags reality of higher mortgage rates

Higher mortgage rates are hitting the housing starts data, and the real story is that the housing completion data is still terrible.

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Housing starts data lags reality of higher mortgage rates
Proptech Parcl offers real estate investing without liquidity

Parcl, a blockchain-based real estate platform, offers customers the ability to invest in a digital square foot of real estate.

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Proptech Parcl offers real estate investing without liquidity
Mortgage apps decline 11% amid economic uncertainty

The survey results are consistent with MBA’s May forecast, which shows far fewer home sales and mortgage originations than a year ago.

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Mortgage apps decline 11% amid economic uncertainty
FirstClose secures $35 million investment from Lateral

In its first equity round, FirstClose received a $35 million investment from Lateral Investment Management on Tuesday.

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FirstClose secures $35 million investment from Lateral
Narrow Gauge Capital acquires Inco-Check

Private equity firm Narrow Gauge Capital (NGC) acquired Inco-Check, a provider of QC audit mortgage software and fraud prevention services.

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Narrow Gauge Capital acquires Inco-Check
Orchard provides cash offers for first-time homebuyers

Orchard,wants to expand its customer base of first-time homebuyers by helping them to make a cash-backed offer. 

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Orchard provides cash offers for first-time homebuyers
FHA Commissioner Julia Gordon gets to work

Julia Gordon will now be the Federal Housing Commissioner, the face of the FHA.

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FHA Commissioner Julia Gordon gets to work
Increase in mobile, online home purchases fuel mortgage-related fraud

A LexisNexis Risk Solutions report analyzing trends in mortgage fraud shows fraud costs come mainly from online and mobile home purchases.

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Increase in mobile, online home purchases fuel mortgage-related fraud
Fraud costs largely from online, mobile home purchases

A LexisNexis Risk Solutions report analyzing trends in mortgage fraud shows fraud costs come mainly from online and mobile home purchases.

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Fraud costs largely from online, mobile home purchases
Wire fraud prevention fintech CertifID raises $12.5M in Series A funding

Fintech CertifID, aimed at reducing wire fraud in real estate transactions, will staff up with $12.5 million in Series A funding.

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Wire fraud prevention fintech CertifID raises $12.5M in Series A funding
Is investor appetite for non-QM changing?

HousingWire chats with Steven Schwalb, Managing Partner of Angel Oak Lending about the changes investor appetite for non-QM products.

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Is investor appetite for non-QM changing?
Forbearance rate drops below 1%, lowest level since June 2020

The Mortgage Bankers Association's monthly survey showed fewer than 500,000 people remain in forbearance, the lowest level since June 2020.

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Forbearance rate drops below 1%, lowest level since June 2020
Snapshot of lenders’ Q1 earnings: Profitable players leverage servicing portfolio against origination drop
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Snapshot of lenders’ Q1 earnings: Profitable players leverage servicing portfolio against origination drop
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