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Mining QC Data: The Financial Benefit of Proactive Mortgage QC
When Albert Einstein said, “Information is not knowledge,” he could have been talking about the mortgage quality control (QC) process. As the COO of a leading QC technology provider, I absolutely applaud the industry for its increased use... Read more
Eight Insights About Video in Mortgage Marketing
The results have been in for some time. According to a survey by industry leader Animoto, videos engage prospective customers up to four times more effectively than print media and online text content. That’s why mortgage professionals... Read more
The New York State Department of Financial Services recently re-adopted a registration procedure for mortgage loan servicers
NY Re-Adopts Laws Requiring NY Mortgage Loan Servicers to Register and Post Surety Bonds
The New York State Department of Financial Services recently re-adopted a registration procedure for mortgage loan servicers. As a part of the process, professionals need to meet bonding requirements and provide appropriate errors and... Read more
Ray DeMar is president of 1st United Mortgage Banc in Lincoln, Neb., and Past President of the Nebraska Association of Mortgage Brokers (NEAMB)
Featured Industry Leader: Ray DeMar, Past President, Nebraska Association of Mortgage Brokers
Ray DeMar is president of 1st United Mortgage Banc in Lincoln, Neb., and Past President of the Nebraska Association of Mortgage Brokers (NEAMB). National Mortgage Professional Magazine recently spoke with him regarding his trade... Read more
Hal Tippetts is a sales manager at Stewart Title in Portsmouth, N.H., and president of the Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals (MAMP)
Featured Industry Leader: Hal Tippetts, President, Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals
Hal Tippetts is a sales manager at Stewart Title in Portsmouth, N.H., and president of the Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals (MAMP). National Mortgage Professional Magazine recently spoke with him regarding his work with this... Read more
A bipartisan duo of senators is reportedly working on a proposal that would break up the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)
MBA's Mortgage Action Alliance: A Message From MAA Chairman Gene M. Lugat
With the August recess looming, members of Congress are preparing to head home to their states and districts. It’s a perfect time for members of the Mortgage Action Alliance (MAA) to engage with your elected representatives. The MAA is a... Read more
Record Retention: Evidence of Compliance under TILA
Question: We are going paperless, but we are unsure about retaining documents under the Truth-in-Lending Act (TILA), since we know that regulatory enforcement requirements may cause us to hold on to evidence. That goes along with our... Read more
Susie Stringer is a Senior Loan Officer at SecurityNational Mortgage Inc. in Round Rock, Texas, and President of the Central Texas Association of Mortgage Professionals (CTAMP)
Featured Industry Leader: Susie Stringer, President, Central Texas Association of Mortgage Professionals
Susie Stringer is a Senior Loan Officer at SecurityNational Mortgage Inc. in Round Rock, Texas, and President of the Central Texas Association of Mortgage Professionals (CTAMP). National Mortgage Professional Magazine recently had the... Read more
Sherry Bitner is Branch Manager and Mortgage Loan Originator at Oakland Park, Fla.-based RE Financial Services Inc. and president of the Suncoast Chapter of the Florida Association of Mortgage Professionals
Featured Industry Leader: Sherry Bitner, President, Florida Association of Mortgage Professionals Suncoast Chapter
Sherry Bitner is Branch Manager and Mortgage Loan Originator at Oakland Park, Fla.-based RE Financial Services Inc. and president of the Suncoast Chapter of the Florida Association of Mortgage Professionals (FAMP). National Mortgage... Read more
Jayne Bail is a mortgage loan originator at Denver-headquartered Platte River Mortgage & Investments Inc. and president of the Colorado Association of Mortgage Professionals (CoAMP)
Featured Industry Leader: Jayne Bail, President, Colorado Association of Mortgage Professionals
Jayne Bail is a mortgage loan originator at Denver-headquartered Platte River Mortgage & Investments Inc. and president of the Colorado Association of Mortgage Professionals (CoAMP). National Mortgage Professional Magazine recently... Read more