An effort by the CFPB to delay the end of the QM patch is causing uncertainty for non-agency lenders. A coalition of lenders and consumer advocates said the CFPB shouldn’t move forward with the proposal.
Residential lending with loan terms of three years or less declined by nearly 30% on an annual basis in 2020. LendingHome topped lenders in the fix-and-flip and bridge loan sector. (Includes data chart.)
Two non-agency MBS issued in March included a significant number of loans that didn’t receive full appraisals due to GSE policies. Rating services penalized the collateral by increasing assessed LTV ratios.