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April 23, 2014

Short Takes: Lenders Begin to Loosen Credit Standards? / Ellie Mae Snafu Called ‘Bizarre’ / MBA, Others Want GSE Reform Now / Applications Slump Again / Sorry, No One’s Making Mortgages

By Brandon Ivey and and Paul Muolo

As for details, a spokesman for the company said Ellie isn’t talking about the topic at this time. In an email exchange with IMFnews, mortgage technology consultant Tony Garritano of Progress in Lending called the whole episode “very bizarre”…

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Poll

With rates higher this year, there has been talk of lenders liberalizing their underwriting standards in an effort to increase volume and make up for lower refis.

Do you think your shop will loosen standards over the coming three months?

Yes, but not by much.
Yes, by a lot.
Yes and, heck, we may even do non-QM lending.
No, not at all.
No and we may even tighten credit.

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