James Kleimann serves as Mortgage Editor for HousingWire. Before joining HousingWire, he served as managing web editor for The Real Deal. He started at The Real Deal in 2015 as Deputy Web Editor, helping lead a team of enterprise reporters, producers and researchers on the New York City real estate beat. He became managing web editor in April 2018 and was the primary editorial hiring manager at The Real Deal. Prior to joining TRD, he served as a supervising reporter and editor at NJ Advance Media.