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Real Estate Mortgage Network (REMN) Adds Jeff Conn
Real Estate Mortgage Network (REMN), a national mortgage lender based in River Edge, N.J., has announced the addition of Jeff Conn its growing team of mortgage professionals. Conn has been named branch manager of REMN’s Kennesaw, Ga.,... Read more
WFG National Title Insurance Names Steven Winkler Chief Underwriting Counsel
WFG National Title Insurance Company has announced that Steven Winkler has been named chief underwriting counsel. Winkler, a long-time industry attorney, will also serve as corporate secretary for WFG National Title and its parent,... Read more
Hartford National Title Expands Into New Connecticut HQ
Hartford National Title Inc., a provider of national title and closing services, has announced that in order to accommodate its rapid growth and expanding clientele it has moved its headquarters to a larger, state-of-the-art office... Read more
Forty Percent of Fastest Growing Lenders Use QuestSoft for Compliance
The most recent Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) data released by the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) reveals that despite the overall drop in loan volume, 62 percent of lenders increased their lending... Read more
CitiMortgage to Launch Mortgage Assistance Call-a-thon Event on Dec. 15
CitiMortgage Inc. has announced plans for an upcoming Mortgage Assistance Call-a-thon to take place from 7:00 a.m. on Dec. 15, 2010 until 1:00a.m. on the morning of Dec. 16, Eastern Standard Time. For the event, CitiMortgage (CMI)... Read more
Valuation Partners Names Dawn Svedberg as VP and National Account Executive
Valuation Partners, a national appraisal management company (AMC) with access to more than 10,000 independent fee appraisers in all 50 states, has hired Dawn Svedberg as vice president and national account executive. Svedberg brings more... Read more
MortgageDashboard Adds Rory Lane as Director of Community Engagement
MortgageDashboard, an on-demand loan origination system (LOS) enabling straight-through, paperless mortgage processing for lenders, credit unions and banks, has announced the promotion of Rory Lane to director of community engagement. In... Read more
Interthinx Is Awarded General Services Administration (GSA) Certification
Interthinx has announced that it has been awarded a Federal Supply Schedule contract by the General Services Administration (GSA), enabling Interthinx to sell its products and services directly to federal government organizations.... Read more
MBA Launches Council on Residential Mortgage Servicing for the 21st Century
Michael D. Berman, CMB, chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) and John A. Courson, MBA's president and chief executive officer, have announced the MBA has assembled a task force of key MBA members to examine and issue... Read more
Fifth Third Mortgage Reports Nearly 77 Percent HAMP Conversion Rate
Fifth Third Mortgage Company, a subsidiary of Fifth Third Bank has reported that it continues to outpace the industry in permanent modification conversions in the government's Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP). Of the Mortgage... Read more