SEC chair to step down prior to Trump’s inauguration
Mary Jo White, the chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, has announced that she will step down in January. White’s departure brings the commission, which is supposed to have five members, down to just two
Customer service is your biggest differentiator
Joe Caltabiano, one of the nation’s top originators, talks about what separates Guaranteed Rate from the pack
Trump considering two top picks for Treasury
Donald Trump has narrowed his list of possible Treasury secretary picks down to two top candidates, sources say
Credit union association calls for CFPB to halt rulemaking
A trade association for credit unions is calling for an immediate halt to all CFPB rulemaking in the wake of Donald Trump’s election
Warren vows to fight Trump ‘every step of the way’ on dismantling Dodd-Frank
Sen. Elizabeth Warren says that she’ll work with Trump to ‘increase the security of middle-class families,’ but that she’s ready for a fight to keep Dodd-Frank
AMC’s pilot program slashes appraisal turn times by 20%
Appraisal Management Company InHouseUSA recently completed a pilot program that paid high dividends in turn-time reduction
CFPB tackles veteran complaints about VA refis
The CFPB has received thousands of complaints from veterans about the VA refinance process – mostly concerns about aggressive marketing and failure to deliver on promises
Trump advisor for Dodd-Frank surgery rather than dismemberment?
Steve Mnuchin, rumored to be among Trump’s possible picks for Treasury secretary, has been more cautious than others in the campaign when it comes to the fate of the Dodd-Frank Act
Mortgage execs sound off on Trump presidency
Originators, by and large, hope Donald Trump will provide a shot in the arm to the mortgage industry. But what do mortgage company executives think?
Nearly a quarter of homebuyers regret their choice of lender
A new study finds that a large percentage of homebuyers regret their choice of lenders – even those who rated their satisfaction high. But why would satisfied customers regret their choice?