June 20, 2019

The following are 2nd quarter 2019 market trends that have been identified by Barry Slatt Mortgage: Interest rates for long-term fixed-rate loans have decreased substantially since the end of 2018. While adjustable rate loans based on U.S. Prime and LIBOR…

May 30, 2019

The MBA held its annual Commercial/Multi-family Servicing and Technology Conference in Los Angeles earlier this month. Management and members of our servicing team spent several days meeting individually with our correspondent lenders, networking with peers, and learning about key issues…

May 23, 2019

ICSC RECon 2019 was held in Las Vegas, Nevada earlier this week. Half a dozen of our producers were in attendance at the retail organization’s largest annual event. Our team spent several days connecting with principal/owner clients and colleagues active…

May 16, 2019

The 10-year benchmark US Treasury (US10Y) closed today at 2.39%. The US10Y hit it’s year-to-date high on January 18th and has slowly dropped down to today’s current rate. This is a continued decline extending back to early October of 2018 when…

May 2, 2019

A credit rating is an opinion or classification of a debtor’s credit risk. It is the grade that indicates the likelihood that a business will default on its financial obligations. Large corporations that issue debt (corporate bonds) are rated by the…