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CASHING IN ON THE CASH-OUT REFINANCE BOOM

Over the past year, the red-hot housing market has given many homeowners a bounty of tappable equity that has risen so quickly it’s all but burst through the roofs of their very houses.

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5 REASONS TO INCLUDE BROKER-MANAGED ASSUMPTIONS IN YOUR MSR VALUATION

You’ve finally tossed those outdated servicing grids aside in favor of more precise mortgage servicing rights (MSR) valuation. Congratulations!

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MORTGAGE FORBEARANCE IS ENDING: WHICH MARKETS MAY BE MOST VULNERABLE TO FORECLOSURE ACTIVITY?

With just under 1.6 million mortgages in forbearance as of mid-September 2021 and the federal foreclosure moratorium lifted at the end of July, is there some way we can gauge which markets might be most vulnerable to foreclosure?

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November Forbearance Exits Steady Heading Into Thanksgiving

By: Andy Walden

November 26, 2021 | Data & Analytics, Servicing

Active forbearance plan numbers remained relatively steady heading into ...

Mid-November Forbearance Exits Low and Slow

By: Andy Walden

November 19, 2021 | Data & Analytics, Real Estate

In what has become a familiar pattern, the number of active forbearance ...

Traditional Seasonality Makes a Return to Home Prices

By: Michael Sklarz

November 18, 2021 | Data & Analytics

We have previously written on the fact that housing markets are inherently ...

Mortgage Loans in Forbearance Drop Below 2% Entering November

By: Andy Walden

November 12, 2021 | Data & Analytics, Servicing

Forbearance plan exit volumes increased week-over-week heading into November ...

October Forbearance Exits Pick Up Pace in Final Week of Month

By: Andy Walden

November 5, 2021 | Data & Analytics, Servicing

Improvement in the number of active COVID-19 forbearance plans continued ...

Home Price Appreciation Returning to Normal After Historic Climb

By: Michael Sklarz

November 3, 2021 | Data & Analytics

Single-family home price increases, on a record run since the start of ...

Forbearance Plan Exits Steady Ahead of Month-End Deadlines

By: Andy Walden

October 29, 2021 | Data & Analytics, Servicing

The number of mortgage holders exiting forbearance held steady this week ...

Forbearance Declines Hit Mid-Month Lull

By: Andy Walden

October 22, 2021 | Data & Analytics, Servicing

After two weeks of sizable drops in the number of active forbearance plans ...

Cashing In on the Cash-Out Refinance Boom

By: Scott Happ

October 20, 2021 | Secondary Marketing

Over the past year, the red-hot housing market has given many homeowners ...