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Apr 04, 2016, 07:00 ET Mortgage Daily Mortgage Employment Index Q4 2015

Quarterly layoffs outpaced hirings in real estate finance, with job losses accelerating over the prior quarter but slowing from a year...


Mar 28, 2016, 07:00 ET Mortgage Daily 2015 Biggest Lender Ranking

 Despite a weak final quarter, last year's home lending activity improved by nearly a third compared to 2014's mortgage production. During...


Jan 25, 2016, 07:24 ET Q3 Mortgage Employment Index Down, Wisconsin Leads

Wisconsin led a quarterly contraction in mortgage staffing, though nearby Michigan had a healthy gain.  At the end of the third-quarter 2015,...


Jan 11, 2016, 10:30 ET Biggest Mortgage Originators, Servicers Q3 2015

 Mortgage firms saw quarterly volume slow as nonbanks continued to take market share from banks. One bank, however, grew its market...


May 21, 2015, 12:16 ET The State of Mortgage Lending

 Although mortgage originations stand near the weakest level since the crisis, distressed loan ratios have significantly strengthened,...


Mar 25, 2015, 09:42 ET Nonbanks Dominate Hirings in Mortgage Employment Index

 Mortgage industry staffing expanded during the fourth-quarter 2014, with non-bank lenders responsible for many of the hirings. Banks saw...


Mar 16, 2015, 07:00 ET Biggest U.S. Mortgage Firms

While there was no change in the top-five ranking of home lenders, the concentration of business among the 10 largest lenders dropped. Banks gave...


Apr 22, 2014, 09:33 ET Mortgage Statistics Chronicle Industry's Highs, Lows

 The Mortgage Statistics tables at Mortgage Daily provide valuable data about home loan originations and residential loan performance....


Apr 14, 2014, 16:11 ET Mergers Outpace Failures in Mortgage Graveyard

Although the number of mortgage-related casualties has significantly declined this past year, wholesale lenders are disappearing at a brisk pace....


Feb 24, 2014, 07:00 ET Mortgage Casualties Fall on Fewer Bank Failures

 The rate of bank failures last year slowed to the lowest level in six years, helping to drive down overall mortgage-related casualties by more...


Dec 16, 2013, 07:00 ET Mortgage Fraud Index Falls to Post Crisis Low

 The level of prosecutorial activity on mortgage fraud cases fell to the lowest level since the financial crisis erupted. Despite diminishing...