Archive for December, 2014


Fannie Mae Releases November 2014 Monthly Summary

WASHINGTON, Dec. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Fannie Mae’s FNMA, -1.67% November 2014 Monthly Summary is now available. The monthly summary report contains information about Fannie Mae’s monthly and year-to-date activities for our gross mortgage portfolio, mortgage-backed securities and other guarantees, interest rate risk measures, serious delinquency rates, and loan modifications. Fannie Mae enables people to […]

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Fitch Publishes Servicer Report on Freddie Mac, Multifamily Division

NEW YORK, Dec 30, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Fitch Ratings has published a servicer report on Freddie Mac, Multifamily Division. This report provides an overview of the company’s servicing operations and a discussion of the areas evaluated by Fitch. The report is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com‘ under the following headers: Sectors Structured Finance CMBS CMBS Servicers […]

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Fitch Publishes Servicer Report on Freddie Mac, Multifamily Division

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Fitch Ratings has published a servicer report on Freddie Mac, Multifamily Division. This report provides an overview of the company’s servicing operations and a discussion of the areas evaluated by Fitch. The report is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com‘ under the following headers: Sectors Structured Finance CMBS CMBS Servicers Additional information is available at […]

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What to Watch for the rest of the week

(The Day Ahead is an email and PDF publication that includes the day’s major stories and events, analyses and other features. To receive The Day Ahead, Eikon users can register at . Thomson One users can register at RT/DAY/US. All times in ET/GMT) Wednesday, Dec. 31 National Association of Realtors monthly index of pending home […]

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Dale Stinton, NAR CEO, assesses top 2015 trends

The last year has been absolutely transformational for real estate. We entered 2014 hoping and praying for a continued recovery and ended up getting a lot more than that. I’m talking about the proposed combination of Zillow and Trulia and the Move.com acquisition, which took us all by surprise. Back in 2013, my wife and partner, Julie, and […]

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PrimeLending's Pat Nagler Named Affiliate of the Year by MetroTex Association of REALTORS®

DALLAS, Dec. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — National residential mortgage lender PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company and subsidiary of Hilltop Holdings Inc. (HTH), announced today that Pat Nagler, senior loan originator for PrimeLending’s Dallas Central branch, was named Affiliate of the Year by the MetroTex Association of REALTORS®. MetroTex, an association that represents more than 14,000 North Texas […]

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Ron Travis Awarded National Association of Realtors Emeritus Status

Bradenton, FL, December 30, 2014 –(PR.com)– Ron Travis, Broker/Co-Owner of RE/MAX Alliance Group, has been awarded Realtor Emeritus status, which is presented to those who have held membership in the National Association of Realtors (NAR) as a Realtor, Realtor-Associate or both for a cumulative period of 40 years. A lifelong Manatee County resident and third […]

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Infrastructure Developments Corp Featured by US National Association of Realtors

SALT LAKE CITY, UT / ACCESSWIRE / December 30, 2014 / Infrastructure Developments Corp. (OTC: “IDVC”) announced today that that its “Wing House”, a mobile, versatile container-based structure system, has been featured in a National Association of Realtors (NAR) white paper, generating an unprecedented surge of interest in the product. The paper, titled “Alternative Housing: […]

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Mel Watt’s Christmas Gift To ACORN From Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac

Cronyism: The Obama regime has quietly ordered Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to start donating hundreds of millions of dollars a year to a permanent affordable-housing slush fund for Democratic activist groups. Earlier this month, while few were paying attention, Federal Housing Finance Agency chief Mel Watt sent letters to the mortgage giants to “set […]

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Ginnie Mae securities rally, driving mortgage REITs

Key releases for real estate investors in the last week of 2014 (Part 6 of 6) (Continued from Part 5) Ginnie Mae and the to-be-announced market The Fannie Mae to-be-announced (or TBA) market represents the usual conforming loan, the plain Fannie Mae 30-year mortgage. Meanwhile, Ginnie Mae TBAs are where government loans go, such as […]

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