Advanced Search

Volume 2018 - Number 14

April 12, 2018

Downloads Available: Trends in Agency MBS Business: 1Q18

Downloads Available: Top Sellers of GSE Loans with Private MI: 1Q18

Downloads Available: Primary MI Distribution of Top Agency Seller-Issuers: 1Q18

Private MI Loan Volume Down Sharply in 1Q18, FHA Saw Slightly Smaller Decline

Along with nearly all mortgage indicators, the flow of insured home loans into agency mortgage-backed securities slowed significantly during the first quarter of 2018, but early indicators suggest the FHA market may have been somewhat more resilient. [Includes three data charts.]

Subscribers to Inside Mortgage Finance 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?


A weekly "must read" for industry executives. Thoroughly covers regulatory, political, legislative and market issues in the residential mortgage business.



You can purchase this article for $525.00 without subscribing and always have access to it on

Pay Per View

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


With loan volumes declining, does your shop have plans to enter the non-QM lending market in 2019?

Yes, definitely. A solid move forward.


Yes, but only incrementally.


We’re pondering a move into non-QM, but haven’t made up our mind.


No, definitely not. We view it has too risky.