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2021: A Banner Year for Jumbo Loan Securitization

An unexpected side effect of the pandemic has been the extraordinary rise in home prices during 2021. This trend has increased the need for jumbo loans in 2021, spurring the largest issuance since 2007.

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New Home Sales Trends

New home sales trends are occurring in areas with lower cost-of-living, lower population density and nearby outdoor amenities.

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Cross-Country Comparison: Home Rent Growth

The U.S. has experienced record annual home-price growth with faster appreciation for detached houses than attached homes.  A similar pattern has occurred for rent growth, and that experience is not unique to the U.S.