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: Brandon Fox

Vice President of Client Relations, Default Valuations at Assurant

In a time when foreclosure valuations and trade deals are at historic lows, Vice President of Client Relations and Default Valuations Brandon Fox has successfully onboarded 28 new clients in the last year. Fox

While maintaining a 100% client satisfaction rating, Fox fosters relationships that result in business growth ahead of projections. In addition to his role as vice president of customer relations, he splits his time planning, designing and assisting with the implementation of a new system that will replace the company’s legacy system.

Fox’s inside knowledge of the company’s business processes, industry applied practices, client needs and understanding of valuations have contributed to streamlining, substantial cost savings and efficiencies in the system’s rewrite initiative. 

Fox is also a major contributor to Assurant Valuations’ quality control rules engine and algorithms, which are still utilized by GSEs, servicers and capital markets clients today.

“Words like loyalty, dedication, sacrifice, leader, work ethic and company pride are just a few that come to mind when describing Brandon Fox. He truly lives and believes in a code that you never rest on your laurels individually or as a company. ”

Most Popular Articles

Pending home sales shock 2021 housing crash bears

Pending home sales beat estimates and we can now say the 2021 housing crash bears are even worse forecasters than the 2020 housing crash bears.

Nov 29, 2021 By

Latest Articles

Fed pulling back from the MBS market cautiously

Even as it eyes accelerating tapering, the Fed continues to replace maturing assets in its $2.6 trillion mortgage-backed securities portfolio

Dec 07, 2021 By
3d rendering of a row of luxury townhouses along a street

Log In

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Please