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  • Being part of the right team: March madness and mortgage banking by MPA

    How is basketball's recruiting strategy analogous to attracting and retaining top loan officer talent in the mortgage industry? Mortgage lenders have to prove they have the best opportunity and system to offer top producers, so they are incentivized to stay and reach their full potential.

  • Daily Market Update: Mortgage rates decrease after four-week increase by MPA

    Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates lower… New York set to become most important for world’s wealthy… Realtors among the ‘most phished’… Texas construction and real estate workers happiest?

  • 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.

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