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  • BRAWL founder thanks brokers, lenders that made movement a hit

    Anthony Casa began the BRAWL movement to implement change in whole-tail lending
    BRAWL has given mortgage brokers a real voice in the industry – one that can’t be ignored. The movement sparked meaningful change that has helped mortgage brokers grow their business. It started professional dialogue between brokers and wholesale lenders that, in many cases, has led to mutually beneficial solutions and working partnerships that are stronger than they were previously.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Quicken Loans/United Wholesale drama continues

    Also, Sen. John McCain dies, Powell talks rates and Warren Buffett slashes beach house price
    Senator John McCain died Saturday at 81 after a year-long battle with brain cancer. Also, there’s a bit of a situation happening between Quicken Loans and United Wholesale Mortgage, and it’s been a virtual he-said, she-said all week. We've got a recap for you. In case you missed it, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell talked rates on Friday. Plus, the Internet is freaking out because Warren Buffett has apparently overestimated the value of his California beach house.
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  • AIME: The real story is borrowers simply get a better deal using brokers

    Trade group responds to Quicken/UWM conflict
    "The disparity between the rates being offered to consumers by independent mortgage brokers through the Quicken Loans Wholesale division in comparison to the rates being offered to consumers if they go directly through Quicken Loans retail or Rocket Mortgage is substantial," said AIME Chairman Anthony Casa.
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  • Quicken Loans accuses United Wholesale Mortgage of waging smear campaign in battle for borrowers

    Quicken CEO: "We will expose their shady schemes"
    In a recent exchange of emails with HousingWire, Quicken Loans defended its business practices, saying more than 25 C2 Financial LOs were left upset and confused by the latest development, while also accusing AIME members of trying to undermine its operations, namely United Wholesale Mortgage. Read through and judge for yourself.
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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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  • From HW Magazine

    2018 Rising Stars: Anthony Casa

    Founder of Association of Independent Mortgage Experts (AIME)
    Creator of the BRAWL (Brokers Rallying Against Whole-tail Lending) movement and AIME (Association of Independent Mortgage Experts), Anthony Casa has created platforms to empower brokers and bring change, in terms of policy and business practices, within the industry.
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  • AIME shoots for 20% market share for wholesale mortgages by 2020

    Fueled by new sponsorship the organization is pushing for growth in the industry
    The Association of Independent Mortgage Experts is in growth mode, aiming for 20% market share of the mortgage market by 2020. Recent sponsorship from United Wholesale Mortgage, Caliber Home Loans, Finance of America Mortgage, and others have enabled AIME to offer free membership to partners of its sponsors. Included in membership are a set of tools and resources loan originators can use to increase productivity.
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  • Blend will offer digital mortgage platform directly to brokers

    AIME announces free access for its members
    On Wednesday, during a panel discussion at the Association of Independent Mortgage Experts' Mortgage Expert Workshop in Irvine, Calif., Blend CEO Nima Ghamsari announced the consumer lending technology platform has entered into a partnership with AIME to make the company’s digital mortgage solution available to the mortgage broker community.
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