• Lightbulbs

    Bye-bye regulation, the mortgage industry found a new focus: technology innovation


    The hot topic at MBA Annual 2016

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    The hot topic at MBA Annual 2016

    There was a clear difference in the atmosphere at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s annual convention and expo in Boston this year. A quick look at this year's headlines compared to last year's headlines shows the dichotomy between the two. The industry was so stifled by TRID last year that the burden carried over into the mood of the conference. This year, however, produced a different, better story.

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Cover Story
October/November 2016

Redefining skin in the game

For many observers, “skin in the game” is synonymous with a large down payment that limits lender or investor risk. However, skin in the game can be defined much more broadly, since financial investment is only one factor that mitigates risk.


A perfect storm in Silicon Valley

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