Huge Forbearance Decline; Rate Reckoning; Lenders’ Profit Outlook

With interest rates expected to rise and most homeowners who could benefit from refinancing having done so, mortgage bankers are not expecting the sometimes record profits of the last year or so to continue. Fannie Mae’s third quarter Mortgage Lender Sentiment Survey (MLSS) found just short of a majority of respondents expecting their profit margins […]

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Commercial Real Estate and Economic Outlook

These slides were presented by NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun at NAR’s Commercial Real Estate Forecast Summit on March 10, 2021. www.nar.realtor – Research

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Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon on US economic outlook: `We’re in for a very bumpy ride’

While there has been an uptick in economic activity since the early weeks of the pandemic, a continuing surge in cases has forced several states to halt or reverse their reopening plans…(read more) Forward this article via email:  Send a copy of this story to someone you know that may want to read it. Around The […]

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