Lenders originated $86.1 billion in Federal Housing Administration (FHA)-insured single-family loans in the fourth quarter, up 21% from same quarter in 2008.

The FHA reported that 60% or $51.8 billion of the endorsements involved home purchase loans during the final quarter of calendar year 2009.

Subscribe Now

Access to a full range of industry content, analysis and expert commentary.

30-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Access coverage of the securitization marketplace, including breaking news updated throughout the day.