Mortage News

The world of credit - buying your credit score?
2004 VA bill expands veterans' homeownership opportunitiesmortgagepress.comVeterans Benefits Act, VA home loans, loan limit President George W. Bush recently signed the Veterans Benefits Act of 2004 (S. 2486). The new law, which goes into... Read more
Mortgage technology and beyond … Get the point!
Bankers turn bullish on commercial real estatemortgagepress.comcommercial market, bankers, lending activity Bankers plan to increase their commercial real estate lending for the first time since 2003, according to the fourth annual... Read more
Study shows Latino homebuyers looking for “trusted advisers
FTC issues final rule on consumer information and records disposalmortgagepress.comconsumer report information, FACT Act of 2003, Fair Credit Reporting Act, fraud prevention Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission... Read more
The professional model of origination
Creating a new and easy profit center: Bi-weekly payment programs help clients and create new revenue streamsMike Smelaloan payment programs, interest rates, equity building Okay. You just spent the past two years refinancing every... Read more
MGIC supports NeighborWorks homeowner education program
Argent builds a sturdy marketing platformArgent Mortgage Company LLCWeb-based marketing, online tools, marketing, Argent Marketing Tools
ComplianceEase allies with Entyre and Hanson Quality
Slaying Your Prospecting Demons: Are You Earning What You Are Worth?Minesh BaxiProspecting, Sales Calls The majority of mortgage professionals do not prospect enough. In fact, nearly 80 percent of salespeople fail in their first year due... Read more
Fidelity National enhances tech offerings
Family First ranks 37th on Inc. 500 mortgagepress.comFamily First Mortgage Corporation, Inc. magagine, Inc. 500 Family First Mortgage Corporation, based in Palm Coast, Fla., has been named by Inc. magazine as the 37th fastest growing... Read more
Bear Stearns breaks into mortgages
Spotlight on ... American Brokers Conduit Senior Vice President of Eastern Wholesale Operations Robert O'BranovichEric C. PeckAmerican Home Mortgage, American Brokers Conduit, broker relationship manager (BRM) In determining what makes... Read more
Franklin Mortgage Funding completes IPO and name change
Forward on reverse: Marketing reverse mortgages 101--Education seniors and their advisorsAtare E. Agbamu, CRMSreverse mortgage, marketing, seniors, education Earlier this year, I called the coordinator of a community education program in... Read more
AmNet reports March figures
Bear Stearns breaks into mortgagesmortgagepress.comresidential mortgages, non-conforming, sub-prime mortgages Bear Stearns Companies has begun making home loans to consumers to generate mortgages to sell to investors in the mortgage market... Read more