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Fannie Mae: Consumers think it’s easier than ever to get a mortgage

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REUTERS/Mike Blake Americans think it’s easier than ever to get a mortgage, according to a new survey from Fannie Mae.. An all-time high 52% of survey respondents said it would be easy to get a.

So what does it take to get. by Ellie Mae, a mortgage origination software and analytics firm that tracks loan characteristics, substantial percentages of applications are receiving approvals from.

changes in misperceptions of mortgage requirements. The original benchmark study was undertaken in the summer of 2015 and found that consumers broadly lack an understanding of the basic thresholds to qualify for a mortgage, including down payment, debt-to-income ratio, and credit score requirements.

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Consumers who believe it would be easy to get a mortgage today jumped to a record-high. senior vice president and chief economist at Fannie Mae. "The share of consumers who think the economy is on.

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So it’s not surprising that Fannie Mae’s recent study examining consumers’ understanding of what’s involved in getting a mortgage reveals consumers are confused by the requirements and unfamiliar with resources that can help them. The good news is an expert guide could be a phone call away.

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