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TMS Funding Adds Five to Bolster Its Wholesale Support
TMS Funding, the wholesale residential lending channel of Total Mortgage Services LLC, has announced the hiring of five additional wholesale account executives, Scott Beckwith, Craig Castronovo, Tracey Ibsen, Robert (Bob) Lukowski Jr. and... Read more
Fifth Third Converts More Than 79 Percent of Trial Mods to Permanent Mods
Fifth Third Mortgage Company, a subsidiary of Fifth Third Bank, continues to outpace the industry in permanent modifications in the government’s Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP). Of Fifth Third's portfolio eligible for HAMP... Read more
Mortgage Capital Trading Celebrates Its 10-Year Anniversary
MCT Trading Inc. (MCT), a provider of hedging and risk management services, has announced the celebration of its of 10th anniversary in business. The company was founded in May of 2001 and has remained dedicated to the mortgage banking... Read more
Radian Adds Marshall G. Gayden as SVP of Account Management
Radian Guaranty Inc., the mortgage insurance (MI) subsidiary of Radian Group Inc., has announced that Marshall G. Gayden has joined the company as senior vice president of account management. Gayden will lead a 37-person team of account... Read more
Credit Union Gone Wholesaler Continues Expansion
Kinecta Federal Credit Union is expanding its wholesale sales force to meet demand in the 25 states in which it is currently lending. New account executives have been added to the roster to cover territories in Arizona, California,... Read more
Urban Lending Solutions Appraisals Hires Two New SVPs of Business Development
Urban Lending Solutions Appraisals LLC (ULSA), a subsidiary of Urban Lending Solutions, has hired Dennis Postlewait and Darlene Burnham as senior vice presidents of business development. Postlewait and Burnham will both be responsible for... Read more
Equifax Announces the Addition of Jeff Flory and Jeff Schwartzel
Equifax has announced that it has named Jeff Flory and Jeff Schwartzel as enterprise business directors. In this position, Flory and Schwartzel will be responsible for leading efforts to acquire new customer relationships for Equifax. ... Read more
Mid America Mortgage Services Merges With Inlanta Mortgage
Inlanta Mortgage has announced that Mid America Mortgage Services of Overland Park, Kan. has merged its operations with Inlanta Mortgage.   The merger brings Kevin & Cindy Laffey to Inlanta with more than 20 years of experience, along... Read more
David Hall Named President of Shore Financial's Retail Division
Shore Financial Services Inc. has announced the hiring of David Hall as president of its expanding retail mortgage division and will integrate his mortgage lending company, Hall Financial Corporation, into Shore Financial. Shore Financial... Read more
O’Connor Cochran LLP Launched to Serve Real Estate and Financial Needs
Maura O’Connor and Jim Cochran, who built and headed two successful Southern California real estate practices for major national law firms, have launched their own boutique real estate and finance practice, O’Connor Cochran LLP,... Read more