Private mortgage insurance companies are continuing to do quite well in the home loan marketplace despite declines in origination volume since the end of the refinance boom.

While originations in 1994 were down 25% from the level a year earlier, new mortgage insurance written by private companies did not decline as significantly, with only a 3.9% drop in business last year, to $131 billion.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.