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Flagstar appoints new SVP of its retail mortgage business

Scott Bristol will also serve as national production manager
Flagstar Bank announced Wednesday that Scott Bristol has joined the company as senior vice president and national production manager of its retail mortgage business. In this new position, Bristol will optimize Flagstar's platform to support its loan officers in their expanding business.
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Redfin hires behavioral economist from Amazon

Daryl Fairweather joins real estate brokerage
Real estate brokerage Redfin announced Daryl Fairweather has joined the company as its chief economist. The company explained that Fairweather, who joins the company from Amazon, will work closely with Redfin's business leaders and agents to better understand the behavior and mindset of homebuyers and sellers.
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CMG Financial plans big move into joint ventures

Hires former Guaranteed Rate Affinity manager Chris Harris
CMG Financial is plotting a big move into joint ventures and the privately held mortgage banking firm has chosen someone with extensive experience at a well-known joint venture to lead the effort. CMG Financial announced Tuesday that it hired Chris Harris as its vice president, national joint venture manager. Harris joins CMG after spending 10 years with Guaranteed Rate Affinity, the joint venture between Guaranteed Rate and Realogy.
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Movement Mortgage appoints new regional director

Yong Choi will serve the Southern California region
Movement Mortgage has brought on Yong Choi to lead the company’s growth efforts in Southern California. As regional sales director, Choi will be responsible for mentoring originators in the Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego counties.
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Walker & Dunlop appoints new VP in its capital markets group

Trevor Blood will help to expand Walker & Dunlop throughout the country
In a move to expand its presence in Southern California, Walker & Dunlop recently announced it appointed Trevor Blood as the new vice president in its capital markets group. Chief Production Officer of Walker & Dunlop Capital Markets Group Cliff Carnes said the company is confident that Blood will be a great asset to the company.
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WFG names Matt Slonaker senior VP of national business development

Sloanaker brings more than 25 years of experience to the position
It’s safe to say it’s been a busy year for Matt Slonaker. In January, the industry veteran joined Sales Benchmark Index, but now he's heading to WFG National Title. WFG Executive Chairman and Founder Pat Stone said Slonaker's extensive experience in operations, information technology and sales make him a great addition to the company.
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