Brandon Ivey

Senior Editor, Inside Nonconforming Markets

Recent Stories From this Author

JPM Packs GSE-Eligible Collateral into a $978 Million Non-Agency MBS
January 16, 2019 Roughly 42 originators are providing collateral for the JPM MBS…

First Republic Bucks the Trend and Increases Mortgage Originations
January 15, 2019 Jumbo mortgages account for the vast majority of First Republic’s single-family production.

Redwood Set to End Lull in Prime Non-Agency MBS
January 14, 2019 The Redwood transaction is set to close Jan. 17…

Short Takes: Shutdown Having Minimal Impact on Mortgages? / Housing Market Slowing / AMC Acquires Meridian Asset Services / Broker Startup Launches
January 14, 2019 The IRS resumed providing income verification services a week ago and the agency expected to catch up on volume...

CFPB Report Raises Questions about Non-QMs, DTIs, Servicing and More
January 11, 2019 The CFPB determined the ATR rule has reduced lending to some extent to borrowers with high debt-to-income ratios…

Lenders Not Liable for a Servicer’s RESPA Violation
January 11, 2019 Under RESPA, servicers are generally required to consider borrowers for loss mitigation if the servicer receives a loss...

New Residential Looks to be a Frequent Issuer of Non-QM MBS, Preps Latest Issuance
January 10, 2019 New Residential also will buy non-QMs from lenders other than New Penn...

Signs of Life in the MH Market: AZ Servicer of Manufactured Housing Loans Receives Rating, MBS Issuance Likely
January 9, 2019 Cascade services $1.3 billion of product…

Angel Oak Expects Sustained Non-QM Growth in 2019
January 9, 2019 The non-QM market is booming, said Angel Oak executive Tom Hutchens…

Morningstar Expects Looser Underwriting on Non-Agency Loans in 2019
January 8, 2019 Morningstar expects the market share will increase for ARMs, interest-only loans and mortgages with higher loan-to-value ratios…

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