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July 10, 2014

Short Takes: More Room to Run for Mortgage Insurance Stocks? / Nationstar Cuts New Employment Deal with Its President / Is the Single-Family Investment Market Overheating? / FHFA Hoping on HARP

By Paul Muolo

We know of some veteran mortgage bankers who believe the “fix and flip” housing market is getting overheated. One lender told us he fears a severe correction could hit California…

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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%