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Waterstone Mortgage Corporation has announced that Kerry Wirth has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer
Waterstone Mortgage Corporation has announced that Kerry Wirth has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, where she will be responsible for leading the company's operations departments and companywide initiatives. Wirth previously served as the company's Senior Vice President of Loan Operations... Keep Reading....
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Fixed mortgage rates took another spill this week, according to new data from Freddie Mac.   The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.89 percent for the week ending Aug. 17, down from last week when it averaged 3.90 percent. The 15-year FRM this week averaged 3.16 percent, down from last... more
Single-family housing starts in July were at a rate of 856,000
Home sales during July dropped 0.8 percent year-over-year and plummeted by 15.8 percent compared to June, but the median sales price of $239,500 was up 7.4 percent from one year earlier, according to new data from RE/MAX.   Nineteen of the 54 metro areas experienced tracked by RE/MAX saw an... more
Guild Mortgage has been named as one of the San Diego Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Private Companies for 2017
Guild Mortgage has been named as one of the San Diego Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Private Companies for 2017, marking its third appearance on the list in the past four years. Guild ranked No. 49 on the list, with revenue growth of 121.7 percent from 2014-16 ($358.8 million to $795.5 million... more
Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Education has announced the creation of the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP) designation
Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Education has announced the creation of the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP) designation, and the opportunity to take the classes for first level of the designation at no charge in conjunction with MBA’s upcoming Regulatory Compliance Conference... more