Advanced Search

Volume 18 - Number 7

April 4, 2014

Downloads Available: Bank Mortgage Sales Activity - as of 4Q13


Secondary Marketing Activity Slowed Significantly in Late 2013, Pipeline Low

Commercial banks and savings institutions reported severe declines in secondary market mortgage sales during 2013, including a sharp 38.4 percent drop in the fourth quarter. Bank and thrift mortgage sales totaled $1.208 trillion last year, according to an Inside Mortgage Trends analysis of call-report data. That was down 16.5 percent from 2012. Banks and thrifts originated fewer loans as well, but loan sales declined more than total originations, indicating that many lenders retained new production for their portfolios. The industry reported $618.4 billion in retail originations through their mortgage-banking operations, along with $801.2 billion in wholesale production. Both figures were down from the previous year, and [includes a two-page chart]...

Subscribers to Inside Mortgage Trends have full access to all its stories and data online. Visitors may become subscribers for full access or may purchase individual articles and data.

Subscriber Log In

If you are a current subscriber or already purchased this article, please login below.

Forgot your password?

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website?

Subscribe

This unique biweekly publication focuses exclusively on the dynamics of the mortgage market and improving your bottom line: earning profits in the mortgage business.

 

Pay-Per-View

You can purchase this article for $255.00 without subscribing and always have access to it on insidemortgagefinance.com.

Pay Per View

Please contact Customer Service if you need assistance: 1-800-570-5744

Poll

After the November elections, how long will it take for a new Congress and White House to pass GSE reform legislation?

I’m confident a bill will be passed the first year.
2 to 3 years. GSE reform is complicated.
Sadly it won’t happen in a Clinton or Trump first term.
Not in my lifetime.

vote to see results
Housing Pulse