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Mortgage Equity Partners (MEP) staffers recently joined with industry colleagues from Rebuilding Together Boston and the Massachusetts Mortgage Bankers Association to rebuild the home of a 77-year-old widow of a disabled veteran in the Dorchester section
MEP Assists in Home Improvements for Disabled Widow of Veteran
Mortgage Equity Partners (MEP) staffers recently joined with industry colleagues from Rebuilding Together Boston and the Massachusetts Mortgage Bankers Association to rebuild the home of a 77-year-old widow of a disabled veteran in the... Read more
Mortgage Network Inc. has announced that Aaron Benton has joined the company's Hilton Head, S.C. branch as a Loan Officer
Mortgage Network Adds LO Aaron Benton in S.C.
Mortgage Network Inc. has announced that Aaron Benton has joined the company's Hilton Head, S.C. branch as a Loan Officer. In his new role, Benton will help area residents throughout the Low Country region fulfill their homebuying or... Read more
Class Appraisal has announced that Julie Jones, an industry veteran with more than 18 years of industry expertise, has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Valuation Transformation and Engagement
Class Appraisal Names Julie Jones SVP of Valuation Transformation and Engagement
Class Appraisal has announced that Julie Jones, an industry veteran with more than 18 years of industry expertise, has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Valuation Transformation and Engagement, reporting to the Chief Innovation... Read more
Equator, an Altisource business unit, has announced an agreement with Factom Inc. to integrate the Factom Harmony blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) platform into the Equator PRO solution
Equator Partners With Factom on Servicing Blockchain Solution
Equator, an Altisource business unit, has announced an agreement with Factom Inc. to integrate the Factom Harmony blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) platform into the Equator PRO solution. Equator PRO is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution... Read more
Radian Group Inc. has announced that its subsidiary, ValuAmerica, is being renamed Radian Settlement Services Inc.
ValuAmerica Rebranded as Radian Settlement Services
Radian Group Inc. has announced that its subsidiary, ValuAmerica, is being renamed Radian Settlement Services Inc.   The subsidiary offers settlement and appraisal products and services. The rebranding is part of the Philadelphia-based... Read more
Four percent of mortgages were in some stage of delinquency during August, according to new data from CoreLogic
Mortgage Delinquency Rate Remains at 12-Year Low
Four percent of mortgages were in some stage of delinquency during August, according to new data from CoreLogic. This represents a 0.6 percentage point decline from August 2017, when the rate was 4.6 percent.   The foreclosure inventory... Read more
A new data analysis from CoreLogic has determined that 48,390 homes with a total reconstruction cost value (RCV) of approximately $18 billion are at high or extreme risk of wildfire damage from ongoing fires in California
Nearly 48K Homes at High Risk in California Fires
A new data analysis from CoreLogic has determined that 48,390 homes with a total reconstruction cost value (RCV) of approximately $18 billion are at high or extreme risk of wildfire damage from ongoing fires in California.   CoreLogic... Read more
Amazon Selects NYC and Northern Virginia for New HQs
Amazon has announced that it will divide the new headquarters between New York City and Arlington, Va. The two locations will join Seattle as the company’s three North American headquarters.   The New York location will be in Long Island... Read more
Sherrod Brown
Sen. Brown Mulls 2020 Presidential Bid
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), the ranking member of the Senate Banking Committee, is reportedly considering a run for his party’s 2020 presidential nomination.   According to a Columbus Dispatch report, Brown claims that he has been hearing “... Read more
FTC Targets Central American Real Estate Investment Scheme
    A federal district court, acting on behalf of a request filed by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), has issued an order temporarily shutting down an overseas real estate investment endeavor that the FTC claimed was the largest... Read more