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Volume 2014 - Number 17

May 2, 2014

Downloads Available: Top GSE Sellers of High-LTV Refinance Loans - 1Q14

HARP Activity Slowed to a Trickle in Early 2014, Fast-Growing Servicers Propped Up Volume

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac securitized just $11.1 billion of refinance mortgages with high loan-to-value ratios during the first quarter of 2014, a sign that the Home Affordable Refinance Program is slowing down significantly. The first-quarter high-LTV refi market was down 37.1 percent from the fourth quarter of 2013 and off a hefty 78.5 percent from the $51.4 billion of business the two government-sponsored enterprises did back in the first three months of last year, according to a new Inside MBS & ABS analysis. Production was...[Includes one data chart]

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