Items Tagged with 'Mortgage broker'

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  • From HW Magazine

    UWM: Winning by putting mortgage brokers first

    One in every five loans closed by a mortgage broker goes through UWM
    Through the first six months of 2018, UWM had taken a commanding 20.4% of market share in the wholesale channel en route to closing $19.4 billion in loan volume. The closest competitor, Caliber Home Loans, closed $6.2 billion in loans for a 6.6% market share in the same timeframe. Astonishingly, UWM’s market share means that one in every five loans that a mortgage broker closes in the United States goes through UWM.
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  • From HW Magazine

    3 ways lenders can service borrowers with a good or prime credit score

    Steps to provide loans that work for both lenders and borrowers
    Today’s mortgage brokers and lenders are looking for higher credit scores, leaving worthy borrowers with fair credit scores struggling to find reasonable rates on mortgages. To correct this issue, lenders must adjust their approach and start providing reasonable loans to qualified buyers. Here's how.
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  • Goldman Sachs strongly expects interest rates will rise soon

    Hike expected right after summer ends
    It may come as no surprise that the Federal Reserve isn’t taking into consideration the lending difficulties facing Americans today. In fact, despite a lack of supply and tight credit conditions (More than 1 million mortgages missed by some estimations), the Federal Reserve remains widely predicted to keep raising interest rates. Here's the full picture.
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  • AIME creates National Mortgage Brokers Day

    Mortgage brokers across the nation finally get the recognition they deserve
    Mortgage industry trade group Association of Independent Mortgage Experts just created a new holiday to honor the nation's mortgage brokers: National Mortgage Brokers Day. The new holiday took place on July 18 and will continue to take place every July 18 henceforth until the end of the industry.
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  • Sponsored By
    United Wholesale Mortgage

    Lenders: when weighing speed vs. price, don't overlook service

    United Wholesale Mortgage picks up every single phone call
    Oftentimes, when thinking of what all goes into the loan process, it’s easy to forget that actual people are at the heart of making everything possible. If an issue arises with a loan that needs to be quickly resolved, it is a person on the other end of the phone that sees it through to completion. Even the flashiest technology platform is useless without the people to build it, enhance it, fix issues, and cater it to clients’ needs.
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  • RE/MAX’s Motto Mortgage sells 50 franchises in first year

    25 mortgage brokerage franchises currently open in 16 states
    Late last year, RE/MAX, one of the biggest names in real estate, announced that it was getting into the mortgage business by launching Motto Mortgage, a mortgage brokerage franchise that the company planned to take nationwide. Now, just over one year later, the company is providing an update on the progress of that expansion plan.
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  • Sponsored By
    United Wholesale Mortgage

    Mortgage brokers should focus on protecting their business in 2018

    Finding the right wholesale partners is key
    From our perspective at UWM, our business has been built on supporting growth initiatives of brokers and that will continue to be our top priority. We buy loans, not customers. One thing that separates us from our competitors is the effort we put in to delivering the best partnership tools in the industry, so that our brokers can keep their clients.
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