Mortgage applications drop after big jump

That means 8.2 million borrowers could refinance and lower their interest rates by at least 75 basis points, estimates Black Knight, a mortgage software and analytics company. It’s the largest group.

SPEED: Fannie Mae will directly approve short sales Breaking news in the real estate community. This week Gabrielle Harrison the VP of REO sales for Fannie Mae, and Ingrid Beckles the Default Asset Manager at Freddie Mac announced an overhaul to the short sale process at the two companies.

Some people experience a small drop in score shortly after their mortgage hits their credit reports, but after a couple of on-time payments, the points quickly come back – and may even rise above the pre-mortgage level. 200 points is unheard of. As has been recommended, take a look at your credit reports in detail to see if anything else has changed.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 13, 2016) – Mortgage applications increased 10 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 8, 2016. The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, increased 10 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier.