Mortgage applications surged 15.2% in the week ended Jan. 11, as both the refinance and purchase indexes soared, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly mortgage applications survey.
A recent research paper suggests widespread violations of MSRB fair pricing rules are rampant in the municipal market. But scratching just below the surface reveals serious flaws in the methodology and assumptions underlying the authors' conclusions.
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