The next wave of servicing regulation is coming – Are you ready?

Join this webinar to learn what servicers need to know about recent and upcoming servicing compliance regulations and strategies experts are implementing to prepare for servicing regulatory audits.

Inside Look: RealTrends 2021 Brokerage Compensation Study

Steve Murray, senior advisor to RealTrends, gives an exclusive first look at the 2021 RealTrends Brokerage Compensation Report.

@properties CEOs talk company growth and franchising

In this episode of HousingWire Daily, Mike Golden and Thad Wong from @properties discuss the future for the company including its nationwide franchising plans as it expands.

How lenders can prepare for increasing regulatory pressures

As compliance becomes an increased focal point for mortgage lenders and investors, staying ahead of state and federal regulations can be the difference between a flourishing business and one mired in fines.


2020 HW Woman of Influence: Laura Brandao

American Financial Resources, President

For more than two decades, Laura Brandao has been assessing the needs of the mortgage industry and responding.

As president of American Financial Resources, she leads the company in developing unique products to support the ever-changing demands of the housing market. Brandao has been a consistent voice for new product development, as well as placing technology at the forefront of the mortgage process. Guided by her vision, AFR created several technological innovations such as AskAFR through Amazon’s Alexa, as well as the One-Time Close Portal. Recently, Brandao led the launch of a new certification program for lending partners. Recognizing her growing audience as a public figure, Brandao is personally committed to consistently providing inspiring content for others through her blog, podcast, and #MotivationalMonday videos shared on social media. Brandao also serves as the effervescent leader of the AIME Women’s Mortgage Network and spearheaded the organization’s launch event which highlighted collaboration, communication and empowerment in the industry. With an infectious enthusiasm, Brandao is increasingly passionate about guiding families to the home that is right for them. Always open to meeting new people and sharing encouraging words, selfie photo requests with her at events have grown in popularity.

Most Popular Articles

Treasury removes restrictions on investment properties

The Treasury Department and FHFA announced Tuesday that they are suspending certain requirements that were added in January to the Preferred Stock Purchase Agreements (PSPAs) between Treasury and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Sep 14, 2021 By
3d rendering of a row of luxury townhouses along a street

Log In

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Please