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July 20, 2018

Originations May be Slowing (Compared to 2017) but Investor Demand is Strong

By Brandon Ivey

Don Brown of Optimal Blue: The industry is ďat or near a high-water markĒ in terms of the number of mortgage investors.

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With mortgage production down noticeably this year from 2017, how many lenders might disappear via M&A or failure during the next 12 months?

10% or less. It’s not that bad out there.


11% to 25%. It’s a challenging market.


25% to 40%. It’s going to be very ugly.


No opinion.