• West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800

Mortgage Rates In Motion : Weekly MBS Prices At 5-Minute Intervals

Consumer Sentiment Jumps   Stronger than expected data hurt MBS today. Consumer Sentiment rose to 83.7, above the consensus of 78.0, and the highest level since June 2007. Leading Indicators rose 0.6%, above the consensus of 0.3%. This chart shows mortgage-backed securities (MBS) prices from Monday’s market open until the time of this post. The vertical-axis reflects MBS prices as measured in basis points. Mortgage-backed bonds are used to formulate mortgage rates. Falling MBS prices

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Bonds on a Wild Ride – January 28, 2013

Bonds on a Wild Ride January 28, 2013 Stocks are trading near unchanged levels and Bonds are significantly lower to start the day.  On the economic news front, Durable goods were up 4.6%.  vs. .7% last month.  This is an impressive number considering it’s heavily influenced by aircraft.  And it’s no secret that Boeing has had more than a few problems with their new 787 Dreamliner.  Durable goods were still up much

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CFPB Issues Long-Awaited Industry QM and Ability-to-Repay Rules

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has adopted a new rule that will protect consumers from irresponsible mortgage lending by requiring lenders to ensure prospective buyers have the ability-to-repay their mortgage. The rule also protects borrowers from risky lending practices such as “no doc” and “interest only” features that contributed to many homeowners ending up in delinquency and foreclosure after the 2008 housing collapse. “When consumers sit down at the closing

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Waiting for QM, the MBA Weighs In; Who is the Largest Private Real Estate Holder?

Huh? AIG, the parent of United Guarantee, is thinking about suing the United States government over its bailout? Stranger than fiction – but true! Here is some chatter on the subject. (And see the “joke” below.) It could be a very big day for the mortgage industry – or at least any company that wants to originate loans that can be sold in the secondary market. The mortgage industry and Wall

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