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TowneBank Mortgage has launched an integration with LodeStar Software Solutions to accurately quote closing costs throughout the nation
TowneBank Mortgage Completes Integration With LodeStar Software Solutions
TowneBank Mortgage has launched an integration with LodeStar Software Solutions to accurately quote closing costs throughout the nation. This integration enables all TowneBank employees to obtain quotes instantly through Ellie Mae’s... Read more
The Mortgage Collaborative has announced a new partnership with national correspondent investor and mortgage loan servicer, The Money Source
The Mortgage Collaborative Adds Notarize to Its Preferred Partner Network
The Mortgage Collaborative has announced a new partnership with Notarize, adding them to the preferred partner network. Notarize for Mortgage is the first digital platform to enable an entirely legal and compliant online mortgage closing... Read more
loanDepot has named Brian Decker as Retail Lending Manager for the company’s new Temecula, Calif. retail lending location
Drew Collins Named SVP, Pacific Division Manager for loanDepot
loanDepot has announced the appointment of Drew Collins as Senior Vice President, Pacific Division Manager. Reporting to Dan Hanson, loanDepot’s Chief Retail Production Officer, Collins will be responsible for retail production in... Read more
Visionet Systems has been accepted into the Advanced tier of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN)
Visionet Systems Becomes an Amazon Web Services Advanced Technology Partner
Visionet Systems has been accepted into the Advanced tier of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). Visionet has been using AWS for over six years to host AtClose, an industry-leading mortgage processing and vendor management... Read more
The Appraisal Institute has announced the resignation of Frederick H. Grubbe as its CEO, after a decade on the job
Appraisal Institute CEO Resigns
The Appraisal Institute has announced the resignation of Frederick H. Grubbe as its CEO, after a decade on the job.   Grubbe was named Chief Executive Officer of the Chicago-based organization in May 2007 after serving as President and CEO... Read more
For the fourth consecutive year, Digital Media Solutions (DMS), parent company of Best Rate Referrals and Sparkroom, has made the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America
New America Financial Earns Prestigious Inc. 5000 Distinction
New America Financial Corporation has been named to the Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies for 2017, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies that achieved remarkable and sustained three-... Read more
American Advisors Group has added Ted Zepfel as Vice President of Operations for Alternative Distribution
Ted Zepfel Joins AAG as VP of Operations
American Advisors Group has added Ted Zepfel as Vice President of Operations for Alternative Distribution, where he will oversee all operational facets of the national field sales and wholesale divisions, including loan setup, processing,... Read more
Waterstone Mortgage Corporation has announced that Dan Spaulding has joined the company as the Regional Vice President of Retail Production
Waterstone Mortgage Adds RVP of Retail Production Dan Spaulding
Waterstone Mortgage Corporation has announced that Dan Spaulding has joined the company as the Regional Vice President of Retail Production, responsible for overseeing operations and retail growth throughout the Midwest. Since joining the... Read more
Barbara Yolles has teamed up with The Money Source Inc. and its Wholesale Lending Division, Endeavor America Loan Services, as the company’s new Chief Marketing Officer
Barbara Yolles Joins The Money Source and Endeavor America Loan Services as CMO
Barbara Yolles has teamed up with The Money Source Inc. and its Wholesale Lending Division, Endeavor America Loan Services, as the company’s new Chief Marketing Officer to accelerate and guide the company’s nationwide growth and innovation... Read more
In June of 2007, American Financial Resources (AFR) opened the doors to a dedicated full-service Mortgage Wholesale Division
AFR Wholesale Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary, Announces Amazon Partnership
In June of 2007, American Financial Resources (AFR) opened the doors to a dedicated full-service Mortgage Wholesale Division that has evolved over the past decade to enable their client’s business by providing a technologically advanced... Read more