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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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    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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    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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    United Wholesale Mortgage

    United Wholesale Mortgage gives brokers an all-access mortgage pass

    Improved website provides one-stop access to essentials
    As a mortgage professional, wouldn’t it be easier if you could eliminate all that web browsing and get all the information and tools you need from just one website? Consider it done. United Wholesale Mortgage has introduced its new-and-improved UWM.com, an all-encompassing and fully integrated website that has been built to provide one-stop access to literally anything a mortgage professional needs.
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    BRAWL

    Mortgage brokers BRAWL with untrustworthy wholesale lenders

    New advocacy group defines "good" wholesale partners
    The group has submitted a BRAWL-endorsed list of wholesale lenders that do wholesale business the “right way” – wholesale lenders that support the broker channel and do no more than 20% of their business on the retail side. On the flip side, they also named the lenders that are notorious for flipping leads over to their retail channels and permanently stealing customers. 
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    BRAWL

    Mortgage brokers launch BRAWL initiative to combat unethical whole-tail lender practices

    Taking aim at wholesale lenders who are actually focused on retail loans
    A network of independent mortgage brokers throughout the country have banded together to launch a national movement in the mortgage industry, Brokers Rallying Against Whole-tail Lending (BRAWL), an initiative focused on stopping the unethical practices used by “whole-tail lenders.”
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  • CoreVest expands into wholesale lending for real estate investors

    Seeks brokers who serve investors
    CoreVest American Finance Lender, the lender formerly known as Colony American Finance, is expanding into wholesale lending for real estate investors. To lead the company’s expansion into wholesale lending, CoreVest hired Samuel Bjelac to serve as vice president of wholesale lending.
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