Originations

GSF Mortgage Corp. has named Mortgage Loan Originator Ashley Whealton as a new addition to the company’s Jacksonville, Fla. office
GSF Mortgage Corp. has named Mortgage Loan Originator Ashley Whealton as a new addition to the company’s Jacksonville, Fla. office. A native of Louisville, Kentucky and a graduate of Sullivan University, Ashley is new to the mortgage business and is looking forward to the challenge of being GSF’s... Keep Reading....
Home Point Financial Corporation has announced that it has completed its acquisition of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation
Home Point Financial Corporation has announced that it has completed its acquisition of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation.   "The successful completion of this acquisition is an important milestone for us," said Willie Newman, Home Point's chief executive officer. "Home Point will now have full... more
GSF Mortgage Corp. has added Loan Officer Scott Melaragno to its Columbus, Ohio office.
GSF Mortgage Corp. has added Loan Officer Scott Melaragno to its Columbus, Ohio office. Melaragno is currently licensed in 12 states with a 13th pending. Melaragno specializes in VA loans. He is proud to work with organizations like USA Cares who assist our nation’s heroes in getting the financial... more
Stearns Lending LLC has announced the launch of Stearns Smart Start
Stearns Lending LLC has announced the launch of Stearns Smart Start, a new product that reduces monthly mortgage payments during the first 24 months of a customer’s home loan without any additional upfront costs to the buyer.   “In a rising rate environment, consumers often become more interest-... more
The frequency of defects, fraudulence and misrepresentation in mortgage applications during April increased 2.5 percent from March and spiked by eight percent from April 2016
The frequency of defects, fraudulence and misrepresentation in mortgage applications during April increased 2.5 percent from March and spiked by eight percent from April 2016, according to the First American Loan Application Defect Index.   The Defect Index for purchase transactions in April was up... more