Items Tagged with 'litigation'


  • Oakleaf Group goes on underwriter hiring spree

    Looks to hire a 100 within a month
    The current hiring atmosphere in the mortgage market is certainly a volatile one. Many mortgage lenders and servicers are cutting staff here and there, moving around personnel, etc. in order to keep up with the shifting sands of this rising interest-rate environment and greater innovations in automated lending services. However, many more companies are hiring. Here's the story of one.
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  • Appraisal Alert: Activity picks up thanks to potential Fed interest rate hike

    Texas appraisals in legal spotlight, more TRID guidance sought
    Appraisal Alert is a weekly roundup of news, information and trends in the appraisal industry, and this week there's a world of things happening. According to Kevin Golden, director of analytics for a la mode inc, the industry can credit the rise in volume to fears of a rate hike from the Fed.
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  • Mortgage conf. tackles lending, servicing fears

    Sessions currently underway in Dallas
    The lending and servicing industries continue to face streams of new regulations, rules and suggested compliance procedures every month. But with many of these rules considered moving targets, assessing a firm’s regulatory and litigation risk remains a challenge.
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