Headed for a ‘Foreclosure Surge’

  • Source: dsnews.com

Treliant Takeaway:

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Article Highlights:

The Real Estate Council for Forbes, comprised of 15 senior-level real estate experts forecast “a substantial increase in foreclosures, short sales, and bank-owned properties, during the final months of 2020.

Among the predictions for the end of 2020 and the beginning of 2021:

  • A foreclosure surge will occur “as banks start foreclosing on delinquent mortgages”
  • The housing demand will remain robust
  • Existing home sales will return to early 2019 levels
  • Refinance demand will continue
  • Mortgage originators will shift processes to being fully digital
  • Getting and closing a mortgage will become more of an instant experience
  • The real estate space will minimize anything face-to-face or anything that requires physical touch through technology
  • Homeownership will trend toward rural/suburban over urban living
  • Others predictions may be found here

Author

Ellen Rose

Ellen Rose is a Senior Director with Treliant. She is a seasoned financial services professional with executive experience in all facets of commercial and residential mortgage banking. Ellen has over 30 years of industry experience in directing originations, secondary marketing, servicing, support, and vendor activities. With a focus on compliance,…