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Last Updated March 31, 2015 7:10 PM Central
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11-Month High for COFI

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The 11th District Cost of Funds Index climbed to its highest level in nearly a year yet remains within 4 basis points of its all-time low.

Servicing Income Slides on MSRs Valuations, Hedging

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Servicers of home loans saw income tumble last year thanks to valuations and hedging on mortgage servicing rights.

Annual Mortgage Earnings Worse as Originations Drop

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As home loan production slowed last year, annual earnings at independent lenders sank. Factored into worse earnings were higher per-loan staffing costs.

Home Prices Rise, Maybe Too Much

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U.S. home prices increased during the first month of the year, according to a closely watched index. But the pace of increase might price some shoppers out of the market.

Settlement Cost and You Booklet Being Replaced

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As part of the upcoming process of implementing integrated disclosures, a new booklet has been released that will replace one that is currently in use.

FHA Business Slips But Set to Soar

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New business dipped in the first month of this year at the Federal Housing Administration, but an escalation in new applications points to a strong first quarter. Delinquency, meanwhile, was down again.

HELOC Market Heats Up

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Although outstanding balances on all home-secured credit products diminished, new activity on credit lines secured by residential properties is strengthening.

MSRs on $10 Billion in GSE Loans Hit Market

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Bids are being solicited on a portfolio of mortgage servicing rights on $10 billion in government-sponsored enterprise loans.

Bank Mortgage Performance Better, Outstandings Down

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Federally chartered national banks have reduced the size of their collective servicing portfolios each quarter for more than three years. Also declining was mortgage delinquency.

SC Loan Originator Honored by Local Community

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Thanks to her concern for customers and her volunteer work, a South Carolina loan originator has been honored by her local community.

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Big Banks Battle Florida Foreclosures
March 27
Standing -- whether or not a lender has the right to foreclose -- is still showing up as an issue for banks in Sunshine State foreclosure litigation. And one national lender was slapped by both the trial and appellate courts for having "unclean hands" after it foreclosed on a Florida homeowner.

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Hundreds of Mortgage Jobs Eliminated
March 22
Some of the biggest players in the mortgage industry have recently eliminated more than a thousand jobs in the aggregate as they adjust to current conditions.

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Wells Fargo Laying Off 1,000 Servicing Employees
March 25
A decline in the level of distressed residential loans is prompting Wells Fargo & Co. to shut down a servicing center and lay off a thousand employees.

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Mortgage Jobs Increase in Q4
March 25
Staffing within the mortgage industry expanded during the final three months of last year, with non-bank lenders responsible for much of the hiring activity. Banks saw the biggest mortgage layoffs.

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Chase Eliminating 100s of NY Mortgage Jobs
March 27
Hundreds of mortgage positions in the state of New York are being eliminated by JPMorgan Chase & Co. While most of the jobs are in servicing, some are related to refinancing.

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The former secretary of the Department of the Treasury who presided over the 2008 financial crisis is worried that conditions are ripe for another such event.
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Cordray Spars With GOP
The head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau made his way to Capitol Hill this week to deliver his semiannual report to lawmakers.
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The Players in Richmond's Eminent Domain Plan
Two of the key players in the battle between mortgage investors and and backers of an eminent domain plan talk about the controversial scheme, while a Realtor says his town has no business participating in the plan.
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