The Wall Street Journal reported on September 6, 2018 that the top mortgage lenders, by originations, for the first half of 2018 are Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Chase, Quicken Loans, PennyMac, Bank of America, U.S. Bank, Caliber, United Wholesale, AmeriHome, loan Depot and Freedom Mortgage.

Interestingly, non bank lenders accounted for 52% of all these mortgage originations. This is up by 9% over 2009.