Skip to main content

Home Point Names Ty Kern Senior Managing Director of Production
Jul 20, 2015
Home Point Financial Logo

Home Point Financial Corporation has announced that Ty Kern is joining the company as senior managing director, production acceleration. Kern will be based in California and his focus will be to identify and integrate production expansion opportunities for the Home Point platform.

“Ty’s 20 years of broad sales production and leadership experience at top tier mortgage providers will add tremendous value to our growth strategy,” said Willie Newman, CEO of Home Point.

Kern was most recently the chief operating officer at Emery Financial Group, a division of WJ Bradley Mortgage Capital. Over his four-year tenure at Emery, he managed both sales and operations, closing more than $6 billion in referral-based retail originations. Kern has also has held leadership positions at ABN AMRO and First Nationwide Mortgage.

“We are excited for Ty to join our team and help grow our originations platform, including our current relationship with Emery Financial, one of our most important wholesale customers,” said Brian Brizard, Home Point’s chief production officer. “His experience and talents will be deployed immediately, as Home Point continues to execute on our vision of building a multi-channel national mortgage banker.”

Biden Appoints Sandra Thompson As Acting Director Of The FHFA

The White House appointed Sandra L. Thompson as acting director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), effective immediately. Her statement reveals that a permanent director will be confirmed in December.

Regulation and Compliance
Jun 24, 2021
Supreme Court Gives Biden Full Control Over FHFA

The U.S. Supreme Court gave President Joe Biden the authority to remove the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) while dismissing claims from shareholders of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Industry News
Jun 23, 2021
Ocwen Financial To Acquire Reverse Mortgage Servicing Platform

Ocwen Financial Corporation's wholly-owned subsidiary, PHH Mortgage Corporation will acquire RMS' reverse mortgage servicing platform.

Industry News
Jun 18, 2021
UniteCT Emergency Rental Assistance Succeeds

Thanks to the successful launch of the UniteCT program, emergency rental assistance funds are helping Connecticut residents maintain housing.

Industry News
Jun 17, 2021
Angel Oak Mortgage Announces Initial Public Offering

Angel Oak Mortgage announced its initial public offering of 7,200,000 shares of its common stock at $19 per share.

Industry News
Jun 17, 2021
Mortgage Apps Rebound After Three Consecutive Weeks Of Declines

The Mortgage Bankers Association reported the first increase in mortgage applications after a three consecutive weeks on declines.

Industry News
Jun 17, 2021