In the 1970s, Proctor Financial Inc. pioneered the concept of lender-placed insurance. Today PFI partners with over 1,500 mortgage servicers, banks, credit unions, investors and property managers on a national basis. PFI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO). Among the top 10 insurance intermediaries in the world, Brown & Brown continues to invest in PFI’s technology, people and infrastructure to enhance the client and borrower experience.
Valentine Dickerson announced her retirement after over 40 years of service to the mortgage industry. A highly respected leader, Dickerson has served at Proctor Financial since 1996, where she has embodied Proctor Financial’s mission of unwavering integrity, dedication to excellence, commitment to service, superior performance, and high value execution in the mortgage servicing industry.
The first thing you notice about New American Funding's Rick and Patty Arvielo is how much they like each other. That might seem like a foregone conclusion when you meet a married couple, but when that couple also runs an incredibly successful business together, I imagine it could get complicated. Read on to find out more about how this successful couple manages their life, and business, together.
For the first time since 1981, our industry is experiencing a rising interest rate environment. Some people may assume that the current market shift means their business will take a downward turn from which they will never recover. I don’t buy it. The way I see it, challenging times force us to refine our processes and practices.