MBA forecasts boom in purchase originations – Scotsman Guide #more#job#growth

Where are the buyers coming from? moving to? whats the % of  investors vs. home owners (primary residence) ?

In its latest origination forecast released Monday, the Mortgage Bankers Association has predicted that home purchase-loan volume will rise 11 percent to reach $1.1 trillion in 2017, while refinance origination volume will fall 40 percent next year to $529

Source: MBA forecasts boom in purchase originations – Scotsman Guide

 

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More Pension Fund Money Flowing to Commercial Real Estate

More institutional money betting on income property (commercial and residential). Is this competition for banks or a sign of banks being limited by regulations. Whats the leverage ?  Will this replace some higher prices equity?

 

Pension funds remain firmly committed to real estate strategies despite signs that commercial real estate is moving into a later stage of the cycle and investors are lowering return expectations.

Source: More Pension Fund Money Flowing to Commercial Real Estate

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