Origination activity

These interactive graphs show the number and dollar volume of new mortgages opened each month to purchase (or refinance) a primary residence, vacation home, or rental property. 

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FIGURE 1A:

Lending levels

Monitoring developments in overall activity helps us identify new developments in the markets we regulate. These interactive graphs show the number and aggregate dollar volume of new mortgage loans opened each month. Aggregated monthly originations are displayed along with a seasonally-adjusted series, which adjust for expected seasonal variation in lending activity.

Number of loans originated

Number of mortgage loans originated

Source: Download CSV file
Date published: August 2017
Note: Data from the last six months are not final. The most recent data available in each visualization is for June 2017.

Volume of loans originated

Volume of mortgage loans originated

Source: Download CSV file
Date published: August 2017
Note: Data from the last six months are not final. The most recent data available in each visualization is for June 2017.

FIGURE 1B:

Year-over-year changes

These interactive graphs show the percentage change in the number of new mortgages originated in the month, compared to lending activity from one year ago. Positive changes indicate that lending activity is higher than it was last year and negative values indicate that lending has declined. 

Number of loans originated

Year-over-year percentage change in number of mortgage loans originated

Source: Download CSV file
Date published: August 2017
Note: Data from the last six months are not final. The most recent data available in each visualization is for June 2017.

Volume of loans originated

Year-over-year percentage change in volume of mortgage loans originated

Source: Download CSV file
Date published: August 2017
Note: Data from the last six months are not final. The most recent data available in each visualization is for June 2017.

FIGURE 1C:

Geographic changes

This map shows the percentage change in the volume of new mortgages originated in each state, compared to lending activity from one year ago. Positive changes mean that the volume of mortgages originated in the state during the month are higher than they were one year ago and negative values indicate that the volume of mortgages has declined.

Geographic changes

Year-over-year change in volume of mortgage loans originated in each state

Source: Download CSV file
Date published: August 2017
Note: Data from the last six months are not final. The most recent data available in each visualization is for June 2017.