Pricing and Market Data

Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)

An overview of Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)

Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) is the United States national association representing all facets of the real estate finance industry. MBA publishes relevant US MBS Market statistics that can assist home buyers, investors and researchers with valuable data to enable them to make market decisions. LSEG covers the MBA Survey (coverage listed on <MTGEBKRSINDEX>) which includes the statistics for change in applications, current applicable rates, weekly activity composition and adjusted and unadjusted index values. The survey covers over 50% of all U.S. retail residential mortgage applications and is published on a weekly basis. This survey has been conducted since 1990 and participants include mortgage bankers, commercial banks and thrifts.

Key Facts 

  • Geographical coverage
    United States Of America
  • History
  • Data format
  • Delivery mechanism
  • Data frequency

Features & Benefits

What you get with Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)

  • • MBA's Weekly Applications Survey offers a comprehensive analysis of mortgage application activity. Since the survey's inception in 1990, its indexes have been a leading indicator of housing and mortgage finance activity.
  • • Data is updated on a weekly basis.
  • • Comprehensive historical data is available.
  • • Weekly summary reports on the state of purchase, refinance, conventional and government application data.
  • • Weekly data on mortgage rates - including jumbo rates.
  • • 15 indices covering fixed-rate, adjustable, conventional, and government loans for purchases and refinances.

How it works

Accessing the dataset

This dataset can be used by the following products. Talk to us to learn more about different packages and offerings.

Request Details

Help & Support

Already a customer?

Office locations

Contact LSEG near you