Rocket Pro TPO Mike Fawaz
Rocket Arms Brokers With Bully Shield Vs. UWM

Rocket covers penalties and court fees for brokers who want to get out of United Wholesale Mortgage’s ultimatum contract. 

Industry News
Feb 06, 2023
Highlights
UWM Names New Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Hubacker promoted from role as interim principal financial officer.

People On The Move
Black Knight: Nearly 60% Of Borrowers Used Rate Buydowns

Housing prices, mortgage rates continue to decline but affordability still an issue.

Analysis and Data
Judge Dismisses CFPB Discrimination Lawsuit Vs. Chicago Lender

Townstone Financial & its owner accused of discouraging prospective borrowers.

Courts
Rocket Arms Brokers With Bully Shield Vs. UWM

Rocket covers penalties and court fees for brokers who want to get out of United Wholesale Mortgage’s ultimatum contract. 

Industry News
Feb 06, 2023
UWM Names New Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Hubacker promoted from role as interim principal financial officer.

People On The Move
Feb 06, 2023
Black Knight: Nearly 60% Of Borrowers Used Rate Buydowns

Housing prices, mortgage rates continue to decline but affordability still an issue.

Analysis and Data
Feb 06, 2023
Judge Dismisses CFPB Discrimination Lawsuit Vs. Chicago Lender

Townstone Financial & its owner accused of discouraging prospective borrowers.

Courts
Feb 06, 2023
Majestic Home Loan Abruptly Shuts Down

Calif.-based wholesale lender reportedly closed on Jan. 31.

Wholesale
Feb 06, 2023
New American Funding Offering 1st-Time Buyers Up To $8K In Aid

Available only in certain areas, the funding does not need to be repaid and can be used for upfront costs.

Sales and Marketing
Feb 06, 2023

NMP Magazine

Mortgage Banker Magazine

Mortgage Women Magazine

Lone Star LO

Honoring The Mortgage Industry's 2023 Diversity Leaders

Recognize the companies leading the way for the mortgage industry to become more inclusive and reflective of the communities that they serve

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NMP MAGAZINE
The Essential Element — Conducting Status

Don’t let management of your pipeline curtail production

Dave Hershman
NMP MAGAZINE
Get Lucky With These Top 7 Social Media Marketing Tips

Follow these strategies to achieve greater overall business success in 2023

SCORE
Mortgage Banker Magazine
How Voice Technology Influences What We Reveal About Ourselves

Information disclosure in the era of voice technology

American Marketing Association
Mortgage Banker Magazine
Taking A Peek At Secondary Market Options

A primer on selling loans directly to GSEs or securitizing loans yourself

Rob Chrisman
Wrangling Life & Loans

Texas-based Next Level LO co-founders say to ride this market, originators need a tight grip on work, faith, and family

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Lone Star LO
Top Texas Originator Sees No Surrender To 2023

Big cities will determine the battle

Keith Griffin
Lone Star LO
Keith Griffin
Leading Authentically

Kristy Fercho is taking over Wells Fargo’s diversity initiative, and she’s leading as her most authentic self

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MORTGAGE WOMEN MAGAZINE
The State Of Remote Work In Mortgage

Regulations are catching up with remote work, are you prepared?

Vanessa Bodnar
MORTGAGE WOMEN MAGAZINE
FICO Increases 400% For Tier 3 Lenders

Finding solutions in soft pull credit reports

Chrissy Brown
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Newfi Lending Unveils New Logo

Non-QM lender updates its brand as it introduces 2 new loan programs.

Non-QM
Feb 03, 2023
MCT: Rate Lock Volume Jumps 109% In January

Volume increased across the board, lead by rate/term refis rising 124%.

Analysis and Data
Feb 03, 2023
Job Market Defies Expectations, Adds 517,000 In January

Combined with upward revisions for November & December, market proves even stronger than many thought.

Analysis and Data
Feb 03, 2023
Mortgage Connect Hires New National Sales Executive

Title veteran Allen Illgen joins company from Title365.

People On The Move
Feb 03, 2023
NMP MAGAZINE
What’s In Your Origination Toolkit?

Make sure you’ve got expertise in more than standard plain-vanilla mortgages.

Sales and Marketing
Mar 22, 2022
NMP MAGAZINE
Respect Different Perspectives

Keeping an open mind will also lead to keeping more clients.

Career
Mar 22, 2022
Redfin: Home Affordability Back At September Level As Rates Fall

A homebuyer on a $2,500 monthly budget can once again afford a $400,000 home.

Analysis and Data
Feb 03, 2023
Mortgage Rates Continue Downward Trend

Freddie Mac reports 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage falls to 6.09%.

Analysis and Data
Feb 03, 2023
First American Financial Acquires 1031 Solutions

First American says deal expands its ability to serve the Rocky Mountain region and surrounding markets.

Operations
Feb 02, 2023
National Mortgage Professional Launches Lone Star LO

New quarterly publication focuses on needs of Texas originators.

Sales and Marketing
Feb 02, 2023