The firm’s mission is clear: reduce loss severity for clients while keeping clients compliant in an ever changing legal and political environment.
As a result of the litigation fallout tied to the housing crisis, Robert J. Jackson & Associates, Inc. (“J&A”)...
The firm opened its doors in 2007, and was named to the Freddie Mac Designated Counsel network for Texas, and recognized as Rookie Law Firm of the Year by Lender Processing Services—all in the same year.
The firm’s vision has been to provide better...
Melvin Luther Watt quietly slid into his office as the first appointed director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency. It was the end of last year, in mid-December. Christmas was coming and the markets were in the middle of the harshest winter in years. As he took over the office of Acting Director Ed DeMarco — himself the unassuming lightning rod for the nation’s housing policy — Watt gave no indication of what he intended to do with his new position; arguably the most powerful job in mortgage finance..
Crowdfunding has swept through large verticals of consumer finance, including student loans and credit card debt. And so, naturally, in a market of rising property values, the real estate market is the latest frontier for crowd-based financing. Read More
Like oxygen, warehouse lending is one of the mortgage industry’s essential life-supporting elements. And fortunately, the warehouse segment is in much better health today than it was six years ago, as we are back up to around 70 warehouse lenders at my last count. Read More