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Home Depot: Housing finance reform is crucial

Executives pay close attention to mortgage market
Brena Swanson
Although Home Depot reported strong second-quarter earnings, it does not mean the giant home improvement store has nothing to worry about.
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SLK Global opens Dallas office

First U.S.-based facility
Brena Swanson
SLK Global opened a new operating center in Dallas, establishing its first U.S.-based facility and expanding its onshore services portfolio in the U.S.
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How deep are the layoffs in mortgage firms?

HousingWire Staff
The mortgage industry has severed thousands of jobs in the mortgage servicing industry to buffer for the reduction in refinance applications. But just how deep are the wounds?
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Letting go of unfair stereotypes: The unscrupulous mortgage broker

HousingWire Staff
Mortgage brokers and lenders took a reputation hit during the financial crisis, but one article is addressing five common misconceptions about the industry.
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Layoffs projected to dwindle as economy improves

HousingWire Staff
The first half of the year posted huge staffing reductions for the mortgage industry. But heading into the Fall, the outlook is projected to improve as the economy heals.
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Mortgage hiring picks up

Sales, origination professionals remain in high demand
Christina Mlynski
As housing continues to rebound, various sectors of the market are taking a bigger unemployment hit, while others are watching hiring pick up for the first time in years.
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