Items Tagged with 'housing'
The nation’s $10 trillion housing finance system needs reform, but there’s little agreement about what reform should look like.
March 5, 2014
Reform could have a significant impact on credit union mortgage lending operations and earnings.Read More
Sometimes we’re escalating, sometimes we’re excavating.
January 12, 2014
Home prices are rising and inventories are shrinking, but consumers are still a cautious lot by and large.Read More
Both consumers and lenders must prepare for economic flips and turns, and have safety nets in place.
September 16, 2013
‘Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.’Read More
CUs hit the high notes for their members.
June 24, 2013
Are you singing the right part—or are you a soprano trying to master the bass line?Read More
Don’t expect new mortgage products to carry the market in the future.
April 13, 2013
High liquidity, low rates, and still-steep unemployment make the competitive landscape as challenging as ever.Read More
Lenders and owners are rehabilitating millions of foreclosed properties.
April 1, 2013
Can your CU become a character in the tale of the improving housing market?Read More
How much of any process or situation can you control to ensure a successful outcome?
February 18, 2013
Preparedness is important, but unanticipated variables ultimately come into play.Read More
CUs’ people-helping-people philosophy is another expression of love.
February 16, 2013
CUs make strong emotional connections with members every day.Read More
But stalemate in Washington continues to impede the housing recovery.
January 23, 2013
More housing markets show signs of recovery.Read More
Homeowners who receive financial counseling are far less likely to default.
January 21, 2013
Mortgage defaults are expected to remain elevated until 2016.Read More