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National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), a subsidiary of NMI Holdings Inc., has announced that Claudia Merkle has been named chief operating officer of the company
National MI's Robin Logan, Jason Wroble Named to Local MBA Boards
National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), a subsidiary of NMI Holdings, has announced that Kansas and Western Missouri Account Manager Robin Logan has been named to the board of directors of the Mortgage Bankers Association of... Read more
Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corporation celebrated the grand opening of its new Franklin, Mass.
Draper and Kramer Mortgage Opens in New England Region
Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corporation celebrated the grand opening of its new Franklin, Mass., the office is the first in Massachusetts for the company, the residential mortgage division of full-service real estate firm Draper and Kramer... Read more
The American Land Title Association (ALTA) has announced the appointment of Elizabeth Blosser as its new director of grassroots and state government affairs
ALTA Names New Director of Grassroots and State Government Affairs
The American Land Title Association (ALTA) has announced the appointment of Elizabeth Blosser as its new director of grassroots and state government affairs. In her new role, Blosser will focus on enhancing advocacy of the industry at the... Read more
Mark J. Czarnecki
M&T Bank President Mark J. Czarnecki Dies at 61
Mark J. Czarnecki, who worked his way up form assistant branch manager to become president and chief operating officer at M&T Bank, passed away on Sunday at the age of 61. Czarnecki has been hospitalized in Buffalo, N.Y., and was... Read more
George Mason Mortgage, a subsidiary of Cardinal Bank, has announced the opening of a new mortgage office in McLean, Va.
Ben Fox to Lead New Tysons Corner Branch of George Mason Mortgage
George Mason Mortgage, a subsidiary of Cardinal Bank, has announced the opening of a new mortgage office in McLean, Va. The Tysons Corner office, located at 1750 Tysons Boulevard marks the 17th branch opening for George Mason Mortgage, as... Read more
Colleen G. Bara to Lead KeyBank Mortgage’s Sales Division
KeyBank has selected mortgage veteran Colleen G. Bara to drive the bank’s growing residential mortgage business, joining KeyBank from Bank of America. She will report to Mark R. Danahy, president of KeyBank Mortgage.   “Colleen’s stellar... Read more
Guild Mortgage Company has been recognized as one of San Diego’s Top Workplaces in 2016 by The San Diego Union-Tribune for the fourth consecutive year
Guild Mortgage Posts Record Growth in 2016
Guild Mortgage has reported record loan volume of $15.9 billion in 2016, up 15.3 percent from $13.8 billion in 2015.   Since 2010 when its loan volume was $4.1 billion, Guild has grown almost four-fold as it expanded from its base in the... Read more
LO Christina Taraborelli Joins Mortgage Network
Mortgage Network has announced that Christina Taraborelli has joined the company as a loan officer in the company's Conshohocken, Penn. branch office, where she will be responsible for serving the home financing needs of buyers and... Read more
In a move that will re-design the options available to credit unions for servicing first mortgage loans, myCUmortgage announced that it has launched its new mortgage servicing operation
myCUmortgage Launches New Servicing Operation
In a move that will re-design the options available to credit unions for servicing first mortgage loans, myCUmortgage announced that it has launched its new mortgage servicing operation. myCUmortgage is a leading Credit Union Service... Read more
NewLeaf Wholesale has announced the addition of 35 year industry veteran Tom Conklin to lead the Sales Division in national growth and recruitment in expanding markets
NewLeaf Wholesale Adds 35-Year Vet Tom Conklin
NewLeaf Wholesale has announced the addition of 35 year industry veteran Tom Conklin to lead the Sales Division in national growth and recruitment in expanding markets.   Tom’s energy-infused, relationship-based approach of business... Read more