Paul Weech was named president and CEO of NeighborWorks America Wednesday by the board of directors. Chuck Weherwein, the current acting president and CEO, will return to his position as chief operating officer.
Revaluate is geared toward providing in-depth detail of apartments in New York City through a more interactive process. Using its map search tool, users can view apartments in specific areas of New York without having to pay fees for a broker.
AGScamHelp enables homeowners to search government-vetted companies, report scams and get tips on how to recognize signs of a foreclosure rescue scam. The NY AG brings the latest initiative to try to tackle the massive problem of such scams across the nation.
The U.S. Department of Justice reported a total of $24.7 billion in settlements for fraud and other cases in 2014. Approximately $11 billion came from settlements with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Citigroup, along with $16.65 from Bank of America.
Eight years after we began recognizing women for their influential work in the expanding housing and mortgage finance ecosystem, a traditionally male-dominated field, our Women of Influence list is bigger and better than ever! This year, we honor 85 women who are making lasting achievements in each sector of the housing economy. Read on to learn more about these accomplished women and the strides they are making in their industry segments.
The financial world at large is experimenting with changing its workforce culture in ways not fathomable 10 years ago. For example, in 2011, the dress code for female workers at UBS came to light with unflattering results. In it, the Swiss bank instructed female employees on not just how to dress and how to smell, but also preached the importance for ladies to apply lotion after taking showers. Fast forward to today and fellow Swiss bank, Credit Suisse has now created an official role to boost equal opportunities and create a fair treatment environment. Has the American mortgage industry made similar progress?
The conversation around student loan debt and its economic impact on Millennials, those born from 1980 to 1998, has some questioning whether the future of the American Dream is in jeopardy. The nation’s student loan debt has soared to $1.4 trillion, surpassing credit cards in becoming the largest source of personal debt outside a mortgage.