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For most of us, a new year means embarking on journey of self-improvement and dedicating sincere effort to becoming better versions of ourselves. For some, that means making a concerted effort to improve our professional lives by switching employers, jobs or careers. Traditionally, we think of... Keep Reading....
Frederic P. “Freddie” McDowell is a loan originator at Boca Raton, Fla.-based Choice Mortgage Bank, and president of the Palm Beaches Chapter of the Florida Association of Mortgage Professionals (FAMP). National Mortgage Professional Magazine recently spoke with him regarding his work with this... more
Approximately 510,000 refinances were completed in the first quarter, according to new data from the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Approximately 510,000 refinances were completed in the first quarter, according to new data from the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). This represents a decline from the more than 750,767 refinances that were in the fourth quarter of 2016.   The FHFA's is also reporting that three percent—or... more
Michael Mulgrew is president of Columbus, Ohio-based Partners United Financial LLC and current statewide president of the Ohio Mortgage Bankers Association (OMBA). National Mortgage Professional Magazine recently spoke with him about his work with his state’s trade organization.  How and why did... more
GSF Mortgage Corporation has added two new loan originators in its Akron, Ohio branch
GSF Mortgage Corporation has added two new loan originators in its Akron, Ohio branch, James Terrill and Noelle Morovich, who will both be working under Branch Manager Tim Krichbaum. Terrill has been in the mortgage industry for the past eight years. Morovich has been in the mortgage industry... more