NEWS

US rent prices rising four times faster than income

Median rent price rose 149% from 1985-2020 while income grew just 35%

ARMs of mass destruction?

Economist sounds warning on adjustable-rate mortgages

Pending home sales continue to trend downward

Contract signings slow to a decade low

Affordable housing: "Taking marginal steps will have a real impact"

CEO urges originators to do more to help underserved borrowers

PREMIUM

Boosting broker business as rates rise

Looking for ways to increase mortgage volume in a higher-rate lending environment

SPECIALTY

Commercial

Captain launches 'Build Now, Pay Later' solution to high deductibles

You might call it something of a safety net from the Captain

Commercial

Forecast predicts commercial office market stabilization

Latest NAIOP report optimistic about office space absorption

MPA TALK

CEO's climb to the top: "We all need to rise to our best selves"

Co-founder of fintech firm on why you shouldn't be afraid of failure

MORTGAGE INDUSTRY

ARMs of mass destruction?

Economist sounds warning on adjustable-rate mortgages

ARMs of mass destruction?

Economist sounds warning on adjustable-rate mortgages

CEO urges originators to do more to help underserved borrowers

Industry Trends

Wade Betz credits an early mentor with his continuing success in the mortgage industry

Business Growth

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Rising Stars 2021

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