Items Tagged with 'broker'


  • PennyMac launches broker direct channel

    Broker Direct gives brokers access to company's POWER platform
    Friday, PennyMac announced the launch of its new broker channel, Broker Direct, which will enable brokers to access the company’s POWER platform, in addition to its centralized sales, client engagement services and fulfillment capabilities.
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  • Want to become a mortgage broker? Here are tips on how to get started

    What are the common misconceptions?
    Mortgage brokers fall into the entrepreneur/startup category of the mortgage finance world. After taking a serious hit in the aftermath of the financial crisis, the industry is seeing a rebound in interest, especially as people think about how much money they can make if they work hard. So do you have what it takes to become a broker? Here's some advice from brokers themselves on where to start.
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  • Zillow acquires Bridge Interactive

    MLS back-office software provider
    “Bridge Interactive has an outstanding team that has pioneered some of the industry’s most innovative solutions for helping MLSs and brokers manage their data,” said Errol Samuelson, Zillow chief industry development officer.
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  • Freddie Mac launches online tool to help real estate professionals

    Aims to strengthen customer connections and much more
    Freddie Mac recently launched an online real estate professionals resource center, which is designed to keep real estate agents, brokers, housing counselors, and other practitioners on top of the latest affordable mortgage products, training, and networking opportunities as well as customizable promotion tools.
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  • Lenda expands into Oregon

    Continues its rapid growth
    While Lenda has caused some stir in the industry due to its unique approach to mortgage lending, it is faring quite well in the market, which includes its latest expansion into Oregon.
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  • REO agents and brokers deserve to be paid more

    The paperwork alone can be mind-boggling
    Without necessarily intending to, I am going through this process currently as it relates to REO management, marketing and disposition. And it is an eye-opening process, indeed, even for this longtime veteran of this industry.
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