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Volume 2014 - Number 9

April 25, 2014

Downloads Available: Jumbo MBS Characteristics - 2014 - 1Q14

Looser Underwriting, Older Loans in 1Q14 Jumbo MBS; Issuance Projections Slashed

A number of underwriting characteristics for jumbo mortgages included in non-agency mortgage-backed securities shifted in the first quarter of 2014, according to an analysis by Inside Nonconforming Markets. And the decline in jumbo MBS activity during the quarter has prompted industry analysts to significantly reduce projections for issuance the rest of this year. Average credit scores declined, debt-to-income ratios increased and ... [Includes one data chart]

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