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Guardian First Funding Group receives Full-Eagle approval
Guardian First Funding Group received approval from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) to convert to a non-supervised lender, commonly known as a Full-Eagle. "This approval allows us to continue our growth plans... Read more
Helios Capital completes $30 million in loan transactions in seven months
Helios Capital LLC, a recently launched New Jersey-based commercial loan advisory services firm specializing in individual loan and portfolio sales in the secondary market for the acquisition and disposition of commercial mortgage loans,... Read more
LPS acquires Verification Bureau
Lender Processing Services Inc., a provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage and real estate industries, has announced its acquisition of Verification Bureau, a developer of fraud prevention and Web-based verification... Read more
Primary Capital Mortgage adds Ken Witte
Primary Capital is has added Ken Witte to its management team as senior vice president of retail lending. With more than 22 years of retail sales and management experience in mortgage lending, Ken's depth and breadth of industry knowledge... Read more
John Ulzheimer joins LoanModDVD as consumer advisor
LoanModDVD has announced an agreement with nationally-recognized consumer credit expert John Ulzheimer of In his new advisory role for the company, Ulzheimer, an expert on credit reporting, credit scoring and identity theft,... Read more
StreetLinks sets the record straight on appraiser quality
StreetLinks National Appraisal Services addressed the anti-HVCC rhetoric dominating the media in recent weeks in a newsletter distributed to its national appraiser network. "A number of groups with self-serving opposition to the HVCC have... Read more
Infusion of capital and new management boosts American Advisors Group
Reverse mortgage originator American Advisors Group (AAG) has announced a new management team comprised of leading industry veterans, and an infusion of investment capital, expected to immediately catapult the firm into the forefront of... Read more
CAMB honors American Pacific Mortgage as its Affiliate of the Year
American Pacific Mortgage Corporation (APMC) was honored with the prestigious "Affiliate of the Year" Award at the 2009 California Association of Mortgage Brokers (CAMB) Annual Convention held in San Diego. American Pacific Mortgage has a... Read more
Two firms join NRMLA’s Wholesale Lender Program
The National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA) has welcomed Live Well Financial Inc., of Richmond, Va. and Generation Mortgage Company of Atlanta, Ga., as charter members of the association’s new Wholesale Lenders Program.... Read more
LPS Real Estate Group signs multi-year agreement with HomeServices of America companies
Lender Processing Services Inc. (LPS), a provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage and real estate industries, has announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement to provide its rDesk Broker Suite of products,... Read more