The National Association of Realtors this week picked apart FHFA's plan to recapitalize the GSEs and release them from conservatorship. NAR, by the way, favors a model where the GSEs are morphed into shareholder-owned utilities.
Possibly dozens of VA lenders have been handed subpoenas from the federal government tied to VA delinquencies and possibly loan churning. Is this a fishing expedition or something more? Needless to say, lenders are worried.
Ditech is about to lose a huge subservicing contract that it has with New Residential Investment Corp. A handful of subservicing vendors are considered finalists to replace Ditech, including market leader Cenlar and the number-three ranked LoanCare.