The Pulse

United Real Estate Names AAG as an Approved Reverse Mortgage Lender
American Advisors Group (AAG) has announced its designation as an approved reverse mortgage lender for United Real Estate. As an approved lender, AAG will educate United agents on reverse mortgage loans to present senior clientele an... Read more
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) has announced a new strategic alliance with the Lenders One Cooperative that will provide new benefits to both MBA and Lenders One member companies
MBA Announces New Partnership With Lenders One
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) has announced a new strategic alliance with the Lenders One Cooperative that will provide new benefits to both MBA and Lenders One member companies.   "MBA is proud to be collaborating with Lenders... Read more
Valucentric Launches New Business Model Within the Valuation Space
Several regional appraisal firms have entered a partnership to offer expanded geographical services for the valuation industry. The founding partners—The Trice Group, Real Valuation Services, Chicago Appraisal Center, JSG Real Estate... Read more
MiMutual Mortgage, the national retail channel for Michigan Mutual Inc., has implemented LendingQB’s loan origination system (LOS)
MiMutual Mortgage Deploys LendingQB’s LOS
MiMutual Mortgage, the national retail channel for Michigan Mutual Inc., has implemented LendingQB’s loan origination system (LOS) to streamline its mortgage lending process and enhance the overall customer and employee experience.   “Our... Read more
HomeBridge Financial Services has opened a new retail branch location in Oklahoma City
Clay Hopkins to Lead HomeBridge’s New Oklahoma City Office
HomeBridge Financial Services has opened a new retail branch location in Oklahoma City, to be led by Clay Hopkins, an Oklahoma City housing industry veteran. The new HomeBridge location will fulfill the needs of local area homebuyers, as... Read more
Financial Dimensions Inc. (FDI) has announced that it is celebrating its 30th year in business in 2017
Financial Dimensions Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary
Financial Dimensions Inc. (FDI) has announced that it is celebrating its 30th year in business in 2017. FDI’s contribution over the last three decades, provided lending services which included, valuation, title/settlement and public... Read more
Require Holdings Acquires Deeds on Demand
Require Holdings has announced that it has completed its acquisition of Deeds on Demand. Deeds on Demand is the first Internet-based deed and real estate document service designed to provide fast, accurate and integrated document... Read more
PRMG Adds Gary Malis as Partner and Chief Strategy and Capital Markets Officer
Paramount Residential Mortgage Group Inc. (PRMG) has announced the hiring of Gary Malis as senior partner and chief strategy and capital markets officer. Malis comes to PRMG with a high pedigree and a list of accomplishments in the... Read more
Global DMS and OpenClose has announced that the two companies have completed a seamless, bi-directional interface between Global DMS’ eTrac Enterprise valuation management platform and OpenClose’s LenderAssist loan origination system (LOS)
Global DMS Adds Julie Bussey as Director of National Accounts
Global DMS has announced that Julie Bussey has joined the company as national accounts director, where she will play an instrumental role in introducing Global DMS’ suite of automated valuation management technology solutions to the... Read more
Christina Baker has joined Academy Mortgage as executive vice president of Operations
Christina Baker Named EVP of Operations for Academy Mortgage
Christina Baker has joined Academy Mortgage as executive vice president of Operations, where she will oversee credit, project management, and all field and home office operations. With more than a decade of operations experience, Baker has... Read more