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The housing market isn't slowing down anytime soon, and appraisers need to make sure they have the right tools to manage the high demand.

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Stakeholders are divided over whether, in light of proposed changes to its capital rule, the FHFA should retool its agreement with the U.S. Treasury and remove policies some say never belonged there in the first place.

Back to the Future of Mortgage Lending

This webinar will discuss 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.

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In this episode of HousingWire Daily, Logan Mohtashami discusses what the jobs data, changes in the bond market, and the Omicron variant could mean for housing.


2020 HW Insider: Michael Tweeton

Equifax Mortgage Services Senior Director of Global Solutions Delivery

Michael Tweeton

Throughout the tumultuous months in the mortgage industry in spring 2020, Mike Tweeton was at the helm of a team facing an array of challenges.

As the senior director of global solutions delivery, he pushed to improve the recovery of turnaround times for fulfillment of mortgage supplements. During a perfect spring storm created by favorable housing market conditions, massive attrition at third-party partners and internal staffing challenges, Tweeton also faced a significant shortfall of staff while trying to manage unforeseen volume. Through his unrelenting and meticulous focus on third-party management, ongoing oversight of proper staffing levels and queue management, Tweeton was able to reduce turnaround times by 50% within 90 days — a challenging task. He never loses sight of the importance of taking good care of his team, praising team members for their efforts and providing proper recognition for both professional and personal successes, all while striving for the best outcomes for his customers.

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