Mortage News

FACT Act rules on use of medical information for consumer credit
Mortgage industry gears up to help victims of Hurricane KatrinaMortgagePress.commortgage industry, donations, waiving fees NAMB urges debt relief for victims With the scope of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina coming into... Read more
Selling mortgages is not rocket science - To find real success, look within ...
FACT Act rules on use of medical information for consumer creditMortgagePress.comFACT Act, medical information On Nov. 17, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the board of governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal... Read more
Building a builder relationship
Selling mortgages is not rocket science - To find real success, look within ...Dave Hershmanmotivation, changing personal habits Everyone seems to be interested in finding the key to success. If you really want to find the key, then stop... Read more
A message from NAMB president Jim Nabors II, CRMS
The world of credit: The 10 commandments of credit John Hudockcredit, guidelines, The following are what I consider "The 10 Commandments of Credit." This is by no means a complete list. There are dozens of other items I could list, some of... Read more
The world of credit: Defining current credit scoring
MILA upgrades loan management toolsMortgagePress.comMILA,AccessPoint Imagine this scenario. You wake up with the crazy notion to buy a house. You check out a nearby open house where you find the home of your dreams and a real estate agent/... Read more
A message from NAMB Convention Committee Chair George Hanzimanolis, CRMS: NAMB Soars 2006 in Philadelphia--A trip for the entire family!
The appraiser's perspective: Fannie rulesCharlie Elliott Jr., MAI, SRAFannie Mae, Freddie Mac, appraisal forms In order to conduct our everyday business, we come in contact with many pre-designed computer forms. Now, while I don't know the... Read more
BenchMark finalizes results for CBA's 19th Annual Home Equity Lending Study
Retaining customers through quality referrals to non-traditional lendersBrett Evensonreferrals, underwriting, commercial mortgage loans In the conservative, risk-averse world of commercial mortgage lending, bank loan professionals are... Read more
The world of credit: The 10 commandments of credit
BenchMark finalizes results for CBA's 19th Annual Home Equity Lending StudyMortgagePress.comBenchMark Consulting International,Home Equity Lending Study BenchMark Consulting International (BCI), an Atlanta-based management consulting firm... Read more
The sub-prime forum: How to source new sub-prime lenders
Putting others first: A look at the career of Carol WagnerMarissa Larubbioindustry spotlight, Carol Wagner, Freddie Mac In the mortgage industry, Carol Wagner is a name that most everyone recognizes. From her 17 years in the industry... Read more
Etiquette and communication for the loan officer
Appraiser's perspective - Why not a windshield appraisal? By Charlie Elliott Jr., MAI, SRAappraisals, exterior-only appraisals Political correctness has certainly found its way into the terminology we use to describe the type of appraisals... Read more