Top markets for affordable renovated housing inventory

Despite the rapidly deteriorating affordability, there is some hope for homebuyers in the form of renovated homes: properties that have been rehabbed into move-in ready condition after being purchased at auction.

HousingWire Magazine: December 2021/ January 2022

AS WE ENTER A NEW YEAR, let’s look at some of the events that we can look forward to in 2022. But what about what’s next for the housing industry?

Back to the Future of Mortgage Lending

This webinar will be a discussion on understanding what’s to come in the future of mortgage lending by analyzing past trends in the industry, evolving consumer behaviors and demographics of the industry’s production capacity.

Logan Mohtashami on Omicron and pending home sales

In this episode of HousingWire Daily, Logan Mohtashami discusses how the new COVID variant, Omicron, will impact inflation and whether or not it will send mortgage rates lower.


2020 HW Insider: Brendan Curley

First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation Assistant Vice President of Post-Closing Loan Admin

Brendan Curley

Brendan Curley has been a strategic leader at First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation, steering the company through an operational transformation in the post-closing department.

He created a successful and more transparent department by eliminating aged inventory, increasing timely deliverability and improving the company’s relationship with its partners. In March 2020, Curley’s team reached the pinnacle of its efforts by achieving a best-company track record of timely delivery of post-closing documents within FGMC’s Ginnie Mae portfolio, hitting a 0% pool delinquency rate. He helped lead the firm through the MERS audit process with zero material findings, placing great importance on staying compliant. These are results of the creativity and innovation Curley brings to his role as he continuously improves processes and tweaks workflows. With his guidance on increasing efficiencies, FGMC has been able to decrease post-closings’ cost-per-loan by more than 250%. Curley’s expertise, attention to detail and personality greatly contribute to the success of the firm.

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