• Mortgage marketing company launches digital division by Ryan Smith

    Seroka, a leading mortgage marketing services firm for nearly 30 years, is launching a newq digital division

  • Hourly rate identity crisis by MPA

    If you’re a sole operator or business owner who is working every hour available to you but still have your back up against the wall, this excerpt from the book From Deadwood to Diamonds by Stefan Kazakis is for you work

  • Congress grills CFPB director by MPA

    As much as Cordray tried to used his most recent report to Congress to boast about recent achievements of the bureau in the mortgage industry, Republicans appeared not pleased.

  • Homeownership rates at lowest level since 1994 by MPA

    Homeownership rates in 2014 were the lowest they have been in over 20 years while the number of renter-occupied residences grew by 2 million last year.

  • Will private mortgage capital dry up? by MPA

    Industry pros say that housing finance reform is not a priority for the White House and as long as Fannie and Freddie are returning steady profits to the U.S. Treasury, there will be no incentive to reform them.

  • Four ways to attract first-time homebuyers by

    While the clock is ticking on the refi market, smart mortgage pros are preparing now to target the next generation of buyers. Kelly Booth of El Segundo, California-based Velocify provides a four-step plan to successfully target younger borrowers.

  • FHFA puts new rules on non-performing GSE mortgages by MPA

    The new regulations require investors to consider modifying borrowers’ mortgages before foreclosing.

  • The Google test you must pass by

    Have you ever searched yourself on Google? If not, it may not be a bad idea, because you can bet that prospective clients almost always do.


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