In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with George Henley, executive vice president with Freedom Mortgage, to learn how the company's correspondent lending business is growing at a rapid pace.
Friday Funding is a HousingWire web series that profiles the lending segment in depth, while highlighting the operations and people that make this sector tick. In the latest installment, we sit down with Dan Hastings, executive vice president of Envoy Correspondent Lending Division, to see how the firm creates innovative partnerships one lender at a time.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with Jeff Seabold, president of the residential lending division with Banc of California, to see how the lender diversifies its business by operating across all origination channels.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with Tom Wind, executive vice president of residential and consumer lending with EverBank Financial Corp., to learn how the lender is preparing for the inevitable shift from a refinance-centric market to a purchase-driven one.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with Scott Henley, senior vice president of correspondent lending with Gateway Mortgage Group, to discuss how the lender maintains a personable rapport with its clients while still growing.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with Gabe Medrano, a regional sales executive for the correspondent lending division of NexBank, to learn how the lender does business the old-fashioned way with a modern twist.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with Impac Mortgage President
Bill Ashmore to learn how the mortgage firm distinguishes itself by educating clients and building market awareness.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with Dave Vida, president of loan servicing for LenderLive, to learn how the company strengthened its servicing platform by adding a correspondent division.
HousingWire recently sat down with Terri Davis, senior vice president of the correspondent channel with CMG Financial, to learn how the company fills the aggregator void and will launch a jumbo channel.
In the latest installment of Friday Funding, we sit down with the Senior Vice President of Correspondent Mortgage Services at BOK Financial Robert Ross to learn how the firm provides a unique and focused strategy.
Saddled with legacy systems and burdened with changing regulations, the mortgage industry has been slow to adopt digitization compared to many other industries. Now, however, the industry must provide more transparency to regulators and satisfy consumers while managing tighter margins. In this perfect storm, there’s only one lifeboat — a digital process.
Has the Great Recession launched a new era of renting versus buying that will eventually result in a nation where more people rent their homes than purchase them? Or is the increase in renters these days due to an “over-correction” in the market? According to the latest “State of the Nation’s Housing” report from Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, the U.S., in less than a decade, lost all its homeownership gains of the last 20 years.
Armed with an overall measure of housing market performance relative to long-term trend; an accompanying metric explaining whether that market is overheated or not; and importantly a way to attribute deviations in home prices precisely to selected market variables, market participants would be in a better position to take precautionary actions to limit their exposure in highly volatile markets.