News by Topic : Mortgage

  • 7/30/2020

    How the Economic Fallout from COVID-19 Impacted mREITs

    Nareit Executive Vice President for Research and Investor Outreach John Worth examines the factors behind the downturn and the steps taken to get the sector back on the road to recovery.

  • 6/29/2020

    Nareit mREIT Council Comments on Federal Home Loan Bank Membership

    mREITs can demonstrate mission alignment and contribute to the FHLB’s ability to fund housing and community development.
  • 4/16/2020

    David Simon, Steve Roth Among CEOs Named to Great American Economic Revival List

    Simon Property Group and Vornado Realty Trust were included on President Trump’s economic task force focused on reopening the economy after the coronavirus shutdown.

  • 4/15/2020

    Dynex Capital Assessing Risks and Returns of Investment Opportunities

    CEO Byron Boston says the mREIT has capital to deploy.

  • 4/3/2020

    mREIT Executives Shed Light on Recent Market Volatility

    “Even the liquid markets became illiquid,” one mREIT CEO says.

  • 3/26/2020

    Mortgages, MBS Face Challenges During Coronavirus Crisis

    The mortgage market is critically important for the economy and for financial markets.

  • 3/23/2020

    Federal Reserve, Treasury, FHFA Address Financial Ramifications

    The Federal Reserve, Treasury and the Federal Housing Finance Agency of FHFA—which regulates Fannie and Freddie—have taken dramatic steps over the past week with the goal of addressing the financial market ramifications of the dramatic reduction in real activity.

  • 3/23/2020

    Fed and FHFA Act to Increase Liquidity in Mortgage Securities Market

    The Federal Reserve said today that it would significantly expand its purchases of mortgage backed securities, helping provide liquidity to the nation’s mortgage markets.
  • 3/19/2020

    The Strategic Evolution of mREIT Dynex Capital

    Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE: DX) is a 30-year-old mREIT that has reacted to a more complicated global macroenvironment by narrowing its focus to concentrate on the highest credit quality, most liquid assets available.

  • 1/9/2020

    iStar Remains Immersed in Ground Lease Business

    CIO Marcos Alvarado says iStar is also focused on enhancing its credit profile and simplifying its story.