The housing market in Chicagoland has its opportunities and its challenges at the beginning of 2018. One way agents can continue progressing in their career is being aware of all the mortgage options available for their clients to purchase a new home or refinance an existing one. In our mortgage lending update, we ask our local experts to share their thoughts on interest rates, types of loans and major issues affecting the industry today. They provide valuable insight about the newest trends, technology and more so agents can make 2018 a successful year. This issue also delves into the potential implications of tax reform on the mortgage industry and what effect it will have on the Chicagoland housing market. How will both lenders and agents adapt? Find out in our cover story here.
- Consumer bureau rolls back expected HMDA regulations for 2018
- A Chicago Agent survey: Tax reform, the mortgage process application process & more