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  • Bill Dallas answers five questions on the industry’s response to COVID-19
    by Alcynna Lloyd on March 30, 2020 at 10:05 pm

    To help lenders navigate the uncertainties in the mortgage industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic, HousingWire filmed an interview with Finance of America Mortgage President Bill Dallas. The post Bill Dallas answers five questions on the industry’s response to COVID-19 appeared first on HousingWire.

  • FHA, VA join Fannie, Freddie in relaxing some standards
    by Ben Lane on March 30, 2020 at 9:48 pm

    With the coronavirus continuing to reshape the face of the country and the economy, the biggest players in the mortgage business are moving to try make it easier to lend. Last week, it was Fannie and Freddie. Now, it’s the FHA and VA’s turn. The post FHA, VA join Fannie, Freddie in relaxing some standards appeared first on HousingWire.

  • How will the $2 trillion federal rescue package impact multifamily housing?
    by Julia Falcon on March 30, 2020 at 9:47 pm

    The Senate recently passed a $2 trillion federal rescue package that was signed into law by President Donald Trump Friday evening. Here’s how it will impact multifamily renters and landlords. The post How will the $2 trillion federal rescue package impact multifamily housing? appeared first on HousingWire.

  • [PULSE] Pandemic is rewriting the playbook for mortgage origination – Servicing is next
    by Maleesa Smith on March 30, 2020 at 8:50 pm

    Though lessons can be gleaned from the 2008 financial crisis, we can’t expect to use the same playbook, as it has become clear we’re playing an entirely different game. The post [PULSE] Pandemic is rewriting the playbook for mortgage origination – Servicing is next appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Mortgage lenders expand operations during COVID-19 pandemic
    by Angela de Gale on March 30, 2020 at 8:40 pm

    Amid waves of coronavirus-related layoffs and staggering unemployment numbers, two mortgage lenders announced expanded operations on Monday. The post Mortgage lenders expand operations during COVID-19 pandemic appeared first on HousingWire.