Perspectives - 2014 Archive

Survey Shows Lenders Believe New Regulations Have Had "Significant" Impact on Their Business

October 15, 2014

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by Li-Ning Huang
Senior Manager, Business Strategy, Economic & Strategic Research
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The Return of Private Capital

October 14, 2014

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by Gerry Flood
Director, Strategic Planning, Economic & Strategic Research
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Young-Adult Housing Demand Continues to Slide, But Young Homeowners Experience Vastly Improved Affordability

September 30, 2014

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by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning, Economic & Strategic Research
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Transforming Multifamily Housing: Fannie Mae's Green Initiative and ENERGY STAR® for Multifamily

September 11, 2014

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by Chrissa Pagitsas
Multifamily Green Initiative Director
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Top Questions Lenders Are Asking About Servicing Rights and Execution Options

August 27, 2014

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by Stephen Pawlowski
Senior Vice President for Business Solution Initiatives, Single-Family Mortgage Business
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Homeownership Rate Gap Between Immigrants and the Native-Born Population Narrowed During the Last Decade

August 25, 2014

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by Azanaw Mengistu
Business Analyst, Economic & Strategic Research Group
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Upper-Income, Educated, Married with Children, and Still Not Buying: Declining Homeownership among "Prime" First-Time Home Buying Candidates

August 18, 2014

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by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning
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New Lender Survey Suggests QM Will Impact Credit Standards and Operational Costs

August 14, 2014

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by Li-Ning Huang
Senior Manager, Business Strategy, Economic & Strategic Research
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Why Are Young Adults Living with Their Parents and When Will They Move Out?

July 29, 2014

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by Stephanie Postles
Strategic Planning Analyst, Economic & Strategic Research Group
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Mortgage Rates and the Housing Recovery – A Year Later

June 23, 2014

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by Mark Palim
VP – Economic & Strategic Research Group
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Are Aging Baby Boomers Abandoning the Single-Family Nest?

June 12, 2014

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by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning
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What Younger Renters Want and the Financial Constraints They See

May 6, 2014

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by Sarah Shahdad
Strategic Planning Analyst, Economic and Strategic Research
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Second Homes: Recovery Post Financial Crisis

April 7, 2014

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by David Kopita
Business Analyst, Economic and Strategic Research
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Public Housing Presents New Opportunities for Private Capital

March 24, 2014

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by Tanya Zahalak
Economist, Multifamily Economics and Market Research
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Enhancing Affordability Through Adjustable Rate Mortgages: Not What It Used to Be

March 17, 2014

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by Orawin T. Velz
Director, Economic and Strategic Research
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Why Haven't Nearly Half of Mortgage Borrowers Refinanced?

February 6, 2014

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by Li-Ning Huang
Senior Manager, Business Strategy, Economic & Strategic Research
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Geographically Constrained Job Growth Provides Another Indication of a Sluggish Labor Market Recovery

January 9, 2014

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by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning
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Technology Use in Mortgage Shopping: Practices and Opportunities

January 2, 2014

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by Steve Deggendorf
Director, Business Strategy Economic & Strategic Research
This study was highlighted in a feature article by Steve Deggendorf in the March 2014 issue of the MBA's Mortgage Banking Magazine
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