Longbridge Leads Major Lenders in Key Reverse Mortgage Metric

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) conditional prepayment (CPR) speeds surged in June, as borrowers take greater advantage of the interest rate environment that has resulted from the unfreezing of the 10-year LIBOR SWAP rate, while the lowest prepay speeds indicate one top lender is faring best among its competitors. This is according to data compiled […]

Reverse Mortgage Capital Markets Show Strength During Pandemic Stress

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic had a pronounced effect on reverse mortgage capital markets shortly after the White House announced a national emergency related to the pandemic in March, but the markets have continued to recover. That’s not to say that the industry shouldn’t remain vigilant, however. This is according to Dan Ribler, director at real […]

The RMD Podcast #14: Dan Ribler, Director at SitusAMC

The RMD Podcast dives into the issue of reverse mortgage capital markets in a conversation between RMD Editor Chris Clow and Dan Ribler, director at real estate finance technology company SitusAMC which acquired his analytics firm Baseline Reverse last year. As the initial disruption in reverse mortgage capital markets led to investor concern and the […]

Baseline Reverse Adds New Vice President

Reverse mortgage pricing and analytics company Baseline Reverse has announced the hiring of Kathryn Ferriman as its new vice president, with her focus centering on providing reverse mortgage valuation services, while bringing mortgage servicing right (MSR) valuation knowledge and experience. Her addition is a part of Baseline’s growth strategy, according to a press release announcing […]

Baseline Reverse Acquired by Real Estate Tech Firm SitusAMC

Reverse mortgage pricing and analytics company Baseline Reverse has been acquired by real estate consulting and technology firm SitusAMC, which made the acquisition to build upon its position in the analytics and valuation of mortgage servicing right (MSR) assets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Baseline’s service offering will join SitusAMC’s Analytics, Pricing, and […]