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Volume 2018 - Number 48

December 20, 2018

Mortgage Lenders Pessimistic Heading into 2019, Faced with Overcapacity and Weak Demand

Lenders are pessimistic about the outlook on profit margins and demand for purchase mortgages and refinances, according to a survey of 212 lenders by Fannie Mae.

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