How non-QM lenders can make the origination process easier for brokers

There are a number of challenges affecting the non-QM market, but there are also opportunities. By partnering with a mortgage company that understands how to streamline non-Qm loans, brokers can close loans quickly and effectively. HousingWire recently sat down with John Jeanmonod, Regional Vice President of … Continue readingHow non-QM lenders can make the origination process easier for brokers

How non-QM lenders can make the origination process easier for brokers

There are a number of challenges affecting the non-QM market, but there are also opportunities. By partnering with a mortgage company that understands how to streamline non-Qm loans, brokers can close loans quickly and effectively. HousingWire recently sat down with John Jeanmonod, Regional Vice President of … Continue readingHow non-QM lenders can make the origination process easier for brokers

Selling your home? Make sure you’re aware of hidden costs

It’s no secret that buying a home takes time and money. Well, it turns out, so does selling a home. According to Zillow and Thumbtack’s Hidden Costs of Selling Analysis, the average homeowner spends over $15,000 in “hidden costs” to sell their home.  While a … Continue readingSelling your home? Make sure you’re aware of hidden costs

Selling your home? Make sure you’re aware of hidden costs

It’s no secret that buying a home takes time and money. Well, it turns out, so does selling a home. According to Zillow and Thumbtack’s Hidden Costs of Selling Analysis, the average homeowner spends over $15,000 in “hidden costs” to sell their home.  While a … Continue readingSelling your home? Make sure you’re aware of hidden costs

Here are the cities that ranked among the best and worst places to raise a family

Whether moving to be near family or relocating for a job, moving is common. Take the pandemic, for instance. The housing market saw a huge spike in the number of moves as people relocated from big cities to avoid COVID-19. According to data obtained by USPS, … Continue readingHere are the cities that ranked among the best and worst places to raise a family

Here are the cities that ranked among the best and worst places to raise a family

Whether moving to be near family or relocating for a job, moving is common. Take the pandemic, for instance. The housing market saw a huge spike in the number of moves as people relocated from big cities to avoid COVID-19. According to data obtained by USPS, … Continue readingHere are the cities that ranked among the best and worst places to raise a family

Mortgage lenders loosened credit standards in May

Mortgage credit availability increased by 1.4% in May – a sign that volume-hungry lenders continued to loosen credit standards in a highly competitive market, according to Thursday data from the Mortgage Bankers Association. MBA’s Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI) which uses 100 as a benchmark … Continue readingMortgage lenders loosened credit standards in May

Mortgage lenders loosened credit standards in May

Mortgage credit availability increased by 1.4% in May – a sign that volume-hungry lenders continued to loosen credit standards in a highly competitive market, according to Thursday data from the Mortgage Bankers Association. MBA’s Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI) which uses 100 as a benchmark … Continue readingMortgage lenders loosened credit standards in May

Judge rules for Zillow in REX antitrust lawsuit

REX grabbed national attention in March when the residential real estate brokerage filed a lawsuit alleging an antitrust conspiracy between listings giant Zillow and the powerful National Association of Realtors. But a judge’s ruling Wednesday forcefully concluded there’s little merit to REX’s allegations, and denied … Continue readingJudge rules for Zillow in REX antitrust lawsuit

Judge rules for Zillow in REX antitrust lawsuit

REX grabbed national attention in March when the residential real estate brokerage filed a lawsuit alleging an antitrust conspiracy between listings giant Zillow and the powerful National Association of Realtors. But a judge’s ruling Wednesday forcefully concluded there’s little merit to REX’s allegations, and denied … Continue readingJudge rules for Zillow in REX antitrust lawsuit