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.


2017 HW Insiders: Sandra Colatrella

Vice President of Customer Experience at Radian Guaranty

As vice president of customer experience, Sandra Colatrella has one overarching goal: to ensure it is easy for customers to do business with Radian.Colatrella

Colatrella accomplishes this by facilitating journey mapping exercises to identify customer pain points and opportunities to improve customer experience. During the last 12 months, Colatrella and the Radian team have completed 20 projects to enhance customer experience. 

When she isn’t leading a project directly, Colatrella, who has been with Radian since 2001, keeps team members focused on priorities, reminding them why the initiatives are important to Radian’s customers, following up for status and recognizing interim accomplishments.

Colatrella also led the requirements team that rebuilt Radian’s origination platform, ensuring that customers weren’t negatively impacted by Radian’s systems upgrade, triaging any potential customer issues. 

“Being easy to do business with is Sandra Colatrella’s job at Radian, and she is excellent at it— part of that proof is in Radian’s position as a market leader in MI.”

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