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RoundPoint names Kevin Brungardt new CEO
RoundPoint Financial Group, an integrated mortgage servicing and origination firm, has announced that it has named Kevin Brungardt as its new chief executive officer. Brungardt brings to RoundPoint over 15 years of broad executive... Read more
Default Resource named finalist for business award
Frederick, Md.-based Default Resource, a diversified financial services company specializing in collateral valuation, real estate-owned (REO) asset management services, fraud risk mitigation, training and other mortgage servicing-related... Read more
Urban Financial Group selects Lincoln Appraisal & Settlement Services to manage appraisals
Urban Financial Group, an independent, full-service mortgage company specializing in reverse mortgages, has become the newest client of the leading national appraisal management company (AMC) and settlement services company, Lincoln... Read more
Meridian Capital names Chad Johnson managing director of the originations group
Meridian Capital Group LLC, a commercial real estate finance and advisory firm, has announced the addition of Chad Johnson as a managing director in its commercial originations group. Johnson will be originating loans nationally. He will... Read more
Sen. Fred Thompson named national reverse mortgage spokesman for American Advisors Group
As part of American Advisors Group's (AAG) strategic growth plans to be the largest private national reverse mortgage lender in the country, AAG has secured former Sen. Fred Thompson as the company's spokesman. Thompson, an accomplished... Read more
GSEs select Veros Real Estate Solutions for data delivery
Veros Real Estate Solutions, an industry leader in enterprise risk management and collateral valuation services, has announced it has been selected by Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae as the technology provider for the Uniform Collateral Data... Read more
Broward Bank of Commerce launches new Residential Lending Unit
Broward Bank of Commerce has announced the launch of its Residential Lending Unit. “Finding the right home mortgage—whether for a new purchase or refinance—is an important decision, especially in today’s turbulent economic times. The... Read more
AllRegs Academy congratulates 26 new Certified FICO Professionals
AllRegs, a publisher of guidelines for the mortgage industry, has announced that 26 professionals have recently earned the Certified FICO Professional (FICO Pro) certification. Congratulations to the following industry professionals for... Read more
MBA announces nomination of Debra W. Still as vice chair-elect
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) has announced the nomination of Debra W. Still, CMB, president and chief executive officer of Pulte Home Loans, to be its vice chair elect. Still will be elected by MBA members at the Association's... Read more
HUD selects HomeTelos to market residential inventory
HomeTelos LP, a Dallas-based real estate services and technology firm, and an approved GSA Schedule Contractor, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) to provide new and advanced marketing... Read more