Morgan Stanley revises house prices downward, again SPEED: Fannie Mae will directly approve short sales Having successfully completed over 58,000 short sales in 2012, Fannie Mae announced that they are taking additional steps to speed up the short sale process and help troubled homeowners avoid foreclosure. They will do this through their newly introduced HomePath for Short Sales tool, which is designed to help overcome common short sale challenges.Sharply lowered earnings estimates may push down stocks even more, says Morgan Stanley. Education. to the Morgan Stanley analysts, is that prices for the S&P 500, Nasdaq and Russell 2000 "have.

Small housing inventory may push rental demand for years. – Typically over the past few years, housing inventory was reported at low. Now that there is a new trend on the market, fewer potential home buyers will be pushed out due. buyers may fare better than usual during the spring selling season.. First-time homebuyers are too few in number to absorb inventory overhang;

How to Calculate Income For First Time Homebuyer Program – How to Calculate Income For First Time Homebuyer Program. The guideline says that it’s ALL of the income for the household, including income received by any household member who is 18 years of age or older (except a full-time dependent student).

State-level Investor Changes – Lending Law Tweaks; Economics Moving Rates – The increase in the percentage of unemployment was seen across all degrees (associate’s, bachelor’s, or advanced) as the labor market was slow to absorb the increase in. three straight months..

OCC: Mortgage performance improves in third quarter Past MBA Chairman david kittle joins Interthinx Freddie Mac multifamily rankings affirmed by Fitch, Morningstar and S&P MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Jun 15, 2016) – Freddie mac (otcqb: fmcc) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities.The company expects to issue approximately $1 billion in K Certificates (K-055 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or about June 22, 2016.WASHINGTON – December 14, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) – Performance of first-lien mortgages continued to improve during the third quarter of 2015, according to the Office of the Comptroller of.

canada | simple financial analysis | Page 3 –  · Housing inventory i.e. number of homes available for sale is increasing since the beginning of 2010. See chart below and excerpt of accompanying note from Scotia Capital Economics.in a typical year, the non-seasonally adjusted line shows inventories peaking by the very end of the year and into the very beginning of the next year.

Bulls tiptoe into homebuilder stocks – They largely argue that even if the economy goes into a double dip; even if home prices fall after rising modestly in the spring; even if inventory of homes continues to rise, some of these stocks are.

Freddie Mac expands its multifamily executive team Freddie Mac Multifamily elevates four leaders to executive. – Freddie Mac Multifamily has added four vice presidents to its executive team. The GSE named Geri Borger Urgo as vice president of production and sales, Michael Case as vice president of.

Is the Daytona Beach Real Estate Seller’s Market Over? – The influx of first-time buyers will bring challenges – some of them of very real concern. Low home inventory is expected to continue to plague the delicate balancing act of supply and demand. Some experts say to absorb the expected 19% increase in first-time buyers, the market needs a minimum of six months of supply.

Why I Like Homebuilders This Fall — But Hate the ETFs – And I think that a few names in particular are worth buying. More on that in a minute. First, the data is good. Really good. Housing starts, the number of new homes. focusing on first-time.

Rate of Home Price Declines Slows, But More Drops May Be Ahead – Finally, the federal government in early 2009 enacted a tax credit worth up to $8,000 for qualified first-time home buyers. This too helped prod would-be. First, the market continues to face a.

Summary of Newly-Released Housing Reform Bill – The new system establishes a type of mortgage-backed security with an explicit government backstop and a "10% first loss" for private secondary market capital to absorb losses and. requirement at 3.