• 19,000 mortgage jobs get the axe by Ryan Smith

    Lenders like JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America continue to cut a swath through their mortgage departments, handing thousands of employees their walking papers

  • Non-QM loans offer opportunities for brokers by

    With the advent of the CFPB’s qualified mortgage rule in January, many originators worried that QM restrictions would deal a deathblow to their businesses. But with the proper precautions, there’s no reason why non-QM loans can’t be a profitable channel for brokers

  • Real estate crowdfunding platform receives major financial boost by Rachel.Norvell

    A multimillion partnership marks two Los-Angeles based companies’ foray into residential rehabilitation lending

  • Reverse isn’t ‘the loan of last resort’ anymore by Ryan Smith

    One of the stumbling blocks faced by the reverse mortgage industry has been that, in the past at least, consumers saw reverse mortgages as a last-ditch effort to meet living expenses. But that’s changing as the more financially savvy Baby Boomers become eligible for reverse loans

  • What does trust really mean? by MPA

    When you're building a leadership team for your organization, there are many things you'll want to look for in selecting and developing the appropriate candidates. What kinds of characteristics do you want your leaders to have?

  • Rate snapshot: Housing market disappoints, stocks start weak by MPA

    Early stock trading looked weak, and the housing market was up less than projected. This and more in today's rate snapshot


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