From HW Magazine

June Kudos: Celebrating milestones, launches and awards in the mortgage industry

Angel Oak, Clear Capital, New American Funding and Guild Mortgage
New American Funding continues to expand its footprint across the U.S., announcing its latest branch opening in California. It is expanding its Southern California territory with the grand opening of its new location in Indio. New American explained it recognized a rising need in the Coachella Valley area for affordable loan programs.
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LenderClose celebrates recent investment with Next Level Ventures

The funding allows the fintech startup to add 25 employees
Digital underwriting platform LenderClose recently celebrated its latest investment from Next Level Ventures, a venture capital firm that invests in growing companies based in Iowa. The celebration took place May 16 with an after-hours launch party in Des Moines. The startup welcomed media, strategic partners, investors, community lender clients and Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds made an appearance.
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DocMagic reaches 300 million eSignings

Document servicer hits major milestone as more mortgages go digital
Loan document solutions provider and HW Tech100 winner DocMagic announced Wednesday that it has processed more than 300 million mortgage-related eSignatures, a major milestone for the company.
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Caroline Basile moves into new online editor role at HousingWire

Formerly worked in Content Solutions Dept.
The HousingWire Online Editor is now primarily responsible for the daily and breaking email alert content from the nation's top provider of housing and mortgage finance news. Basile will work directly with the Editor-in-Chief Jacob Gaffney in order to develop and implement long-term email success strategies. 
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MBA Opens Doors Foundation raises record $1.8 million in 2017

Organization assists with housing costs for families facing medical crises
The Mortgage Bankers Association announced that its Opens Doors Foundation raised a record $1.8 million in 2017, furthering the organization’s mission to help families with housing costs while faced with the challenge of caring for a critically ill or injured child receiving medical treatment.
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