The Pulse

Applied Business Software Partners With Payment Data Systems
Applied Business Software Inc. (ABS), developer of The Mortgage Office, has announced a partnership with Payment Data Systems, an electronic payments solutions provider to offer enhanced functionality for processing electronic payments via... Read more Selects Comergence for Wholesale Originator Oversight
Comergence has been chosen by to implement a secure and streamlined solution to manage their newly created wholesale channel for third-party originator oversight. has existing operations servicing Florida and... Read more
Mortgage Network Adds LO Joni Miller
Joni Miller has joined Mortgage Network Inc. as a loan officer in the company’s Longmeadow, Mass. branch office, where she will be responsible for serving homebuyers and homeowners throughout western Massachusetts. Miller brings to... Read more
Waterstone Mortgage Corporation has launched its new Waterstone Mobile app
Waterstone Mortgage Hits $2.5 Billion in Originations in 2016
Waterstone Mortgage Corporation has surpassed $2.5 billion in mortgage loan originations in 2016. The achievement marks a 16 percent increase in sales over 2015 and an all-time annual record for the company, which was founded in 2000.... Read more
McLean Mortgage Breaks Production Records
McLean Mortgage Corporation has announced that the company has closed $1.84 billion in mortgage production in 2016, approximately 25 percent higher than the production volume closed in 2015 and more than 20 percent higher than their... Read more
Altavera to Expand Operations Following Record Year
Altavera Mortgage Services has announced its plans for expansion in 2017. “Altavera experienced rapid growth throughout 2016 despite the challenges of a dynamic regulatory environment,” said Altavera Founder and President Brian Simons. “We... Read more
Flagstar Names Former Fannie Mae Executive Jennifer Whip to Boards
Jennifer Whip, managing director for Garrett, McAuley & Company, and former long-time executive with Fannie Mae, has joined the board of directors of Flagstar Bank and Flagstar Bancorp. In her 26-year career at Fannie Mae, Whip was... Read more
Goldwater Bank to Open New Headquarters in Phoenix
Goldwater Bank NA has announced the opening of their new headquarters in Phoenix, Ariz. The state-of-the-art banking facility will be home to the depository office, as well as serve as the Bank’s national headquarters . “We could not be... Read more
Patrice Power Named CalyxSoftware’s Director of Marketing
CalyxSoftware has announced that Patrice Power has joined the company as director of Marketing, where she will be responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of CalyxSoftware’s marketing strategy to enhance the brand and... Read more
HomeBridge Taps Susie Cheatham to Manage Its Overland Park Branch
HomeBridge Financial Services Inc. has announced the of hiring of Susie Cheatham as branch manager for its Overland Park, Kan. office. Cheatham is a 20-year veteran of the greater Kansas City mortgage industry and a Five-Star Professional... Read more