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Shift from refinancings to home mortgages is increasing in Augusta

...lenders a year to write loans worth that much, and refis were less than half the total, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association trade group.After six months of lower interest rates this year, the average rate for a 30-year conventional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-31/shift-refinancings-home-mo
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...the Year by the Augusta Mortgage Bankers Association.JILL CHURCHILL Award...the Year by the Augusta Mortgage Bankers Association.JOHN C. BELL JR. Award...president of the Augusta Mortgage Bankers Association.Details: She is a sale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-01-07/business-bi
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Going rogue

...types of businesses.And it's confusing everyone, according to David Stevens, president and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, by "issuing dense and complicated rules and then declining to provide written supervisory guidance to clarify...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-04/going-rogue
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...Named associate of the year by the Augusta Mortgage Bankers Association. Details: He is an insurance agent for Blanchard...Named mortgage banker of the year by Augusta Mortgage Bankers Association Details: She is a mortgage loan officer with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/21/yrb_560086.shtml
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Don't let the subprime mess fool you

As the president of the Augusta Mortgage Bankers Association, I feel compelled to respond to the "Subprime...retreated. We are fortunate to have a strong local mortgage bankers association, and excellent conservative leadership in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/25/let_144976.shtml
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...Year award from the Augusta chapter of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia for achievements in lending performance...as president of the Augusta chapter of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia. PAT SODOMKA Award/honor: Selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/28/yrb_560862.shtml
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...Estate. JAMES GAYAward/honor: Named one of the Top 10 producing loan officers in Georgia for 2015 by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia. PATTI CORNETTEAward/honor: Named resale and listing agent of the month for February from Prudential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/biz-bits
Why homebuyers face a tough spring

...adjustable-rate mortgages, which accounted for 16 percent of all home purchase loans so far this year, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Popular before the housing bust, ARMs have interest rates that are initially lower than a traditional 30-year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-11/why-homebuyers-face-tough-
Home sales driving Augusta's mortgage market

...which is the largest weekly gain since November 2008, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Mortgage Bankers Association.During that time, the volume of refinance applications jumped 66 percent, while purchase applications rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-16/home-sales-
US home sales plunge 4.9 percent in January

...would-be buyers to wait until they have more choices. Weekly mortgage applications fell 13.2 percent, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported last Wednesday.Affordability has become a problem as prices have climbed at a faster clip than incomes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-23/us-home-sales-plunge-49-pe