Mortgages

A ‘shakeout’ among mortgage lenders is coming, according to CEO of bank that left the business

A sign hangs from a branch of Banco Santander in London, U.K., on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010. Simon Dawson | Bloomberg via Getty Images Banks and other mortgage providers have been battered by plunging demand for loans this year, a consequence of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate hikes. Some firms will be forced to exit …

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Trip Back to Reality Starts: Mortgages, HELOCs, Delinquencies, and Foreclosures in Q2

Forbearance and pandemic cash run out. But a lot of fun was had by all. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Mortgage balances jumped by 9% in Q2 from a year ago, as prices spiked year-over-year, while people bought far fewer homes – sales of existing homes dropped by 10% from Q2 last year, and sales of new …

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