A.M. Best affirms Investors Title’s excellent rating

Date: 28 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

A.M. Best affirms Investors Title’s excellent rating A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating and the long-term Issuer credit ratings of Investors Title Insurance Co. and National Investors Title Insurance Co., the credit rating agency announced. Read on for more details from A.M. Bes

Study: Small-business owners cautious of online lenders

Date: 28 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

Study: Small-business owners cautious of online lenders A recent report from the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland said more small-business owners had negative impressions of online lenders than positive ones. Read on for more insights from the study concerning online

NATC expands in Indiana

Date: 28 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

NATC expands in Indiana North American Title Co. (NATC) has expanded its footprint in Indiana with the opening of a new office in Marion, the company announced. Read on to learn who will oversee the new office. Source: thetitlereport.com

More than half of 2018 MERS eNotes closed with Pavaso

Date: 28 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

More than half of 2018 MERS eNotes closed with Pavaso More than half of all eNote closings registered on the MERS eRegistry thus far in 2018 have been closed through Pavaso’s platform. Read on for more details. Source: thetitlereport.com

Home price growth slows in July

Date: 28 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

Home price growth slows in July The rate of home price growth dropped for the fifth consecutive month in July to its lowest rate since September 2016. Read on for more details from Redfin’s latest report. Source: thetitlereport.com

This may be the hottest neighborhood in the U.S.

Date: 27 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

This may be the hottest neighborhood in the U.S. Just south of San Francisco’s Mission District, perched atop a steep hillside, sits Bernal Heights. Traditionally home to artists and progressive-types, this little neighborhood once enjoyed relative obscurity, even managing to fly under the gentri

First American: Home prices could be at tipping point

Date: 27 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

First American: Home prices could be at tipping point Home prices may have finally reached their tipping point after increasing 11.4% year-over-year. According to First American’s Chief Economist Mark Fleming, home prices are in the beginning stages of correcting to demand. Source: https://www.h

Housing industry remembers Sen. John McCain

Date: 27 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

Housing industry remembers Sen. John McCain Over the weekend, Sen. John McCain passed away at the age of 81. Now, members of the housing and mortgage finance industries are paying tribute to the renowned Republican politician, expressing their support in remembrance of the war hero-turned U.S. sena

Private mortgage insurance surges in Q2

Date: 27 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

Private mortgage insurance surges in Q2 Private mortgage insurance continues to surge, seeing a significant increase in new mortgage insurance written in the second quarter. New mortgage insurance business volume rose to about $80.3 billion, rising 14% annually and hitting a new post-crisis peak.

Freddie Mac: August forecast shows affordability hinders growth

Date: 27 Aug 2018 / Posted By: admin

Freddie Mac: August forecast shows affordability hinders growth Home sales growth is expected to slow through the remainder of the year, as a lack of affordability and supply contribute to a continual slowdown, according to Freddie Mac’s August Forecast. Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater sai