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April 25, 2014

What We’re Hearing: Who Will be Left Standing After the Great Mortgage M&A Tsunami? / Paul Reddam to Spend More Time With His Horses / Warehouse Ugly Too / $150 Billion in Ginnie MSRs Changed Hands / A Head Fake for Johnson-Crapo? / Glen Corso, Trade Group Chief

By Paul Muolo

At one shop based in the Midwest there’s unconfirmed talk of loan officers who haven’t been paid for months, unpaid leases and top executives who were on vacation as volumes collapsed.

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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.

47%

Yes, by a lot.

5%

Yes and, heck, we may even do non-QM lending.

14%

No, not at all.

26%

No and we may even tighten credit.

7%