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Publisher and CEO at HousingWire, Paul writes with wit and knowledge that spans the spectrum of mortgage banking. One of the real estate industry’s most influential writers, he has published more than 3,500 articles and was one of the first to cover the mortgage crisis in late 2006.
It’s no secret that high volume refinancing is dead—at least for now. To some degree, it feels as though we’ve been living in an incredibly protracted refinance cycle (when we weren’t in the death spiral of 2007 – 2011, of course). Read More