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  • Better.com launches expansion in Charlotte, plans to hire 1,000 new employees

    New office will serve as hub of partnership with Ally Financial
    Having raised well north of $150 million in capital this year alone, digital mortgage company Better.com is in full growth mode. According to details provided earlier this year by the company, Better has added more than 500 new employees in the last year and planned to hire at least 400 more this year. But the company is not stopping there. Better announced this week that it is planning a massive expansion in Charlotte and plans to hire 1,000 employees in its new North Carolina office over the next five years.
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  • Zillow to begin buying houses in California, North Carolina

    Expands direct buyer business to Riverside, California and Charlotte, North Carolina
    It seems to be all about expansion these days for Zillow. The online real estate giant recently got into the mortgage business with its acquisition of Mortgage Lenders of America. Zillow has also been growing its direct buyer business, Zillow Offers, wherein the company is buying houses directly from sellers then lists the home for sale. And the company will soon be buying houses in California and North Carolina.
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  • Direct homebuyer OfferPad expanding to Charlotte

    Will become company’s 8th market
    OfferPad, which buys homes directly from homeowners through its own platform, is expanding again and plans to keep growing. The company currently operates in Atlanta, Phoenix, Tampa, Orlando, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City and Los Angeles. And now, OfferPad is expanding to Charlotte.
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  • Wyndham Capital Mortgage lays off 20% of its employees

    'Appropriately aligns' lender with current market conditions
    Wyndham Capital Mortgage, which is based in Charlotte, North Carolina, recently laid off 78 staff members as part of an effort to “appropriately align” the company’s operations with the current market conditions. The cuts represent more than 20% of the company's employees.
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  • How about some good news? Movement Mortgage helps found new charter school

    Former NFL player turned lender invests in Charlotte youth
    There’s an old saying in this business: If it bleeds, it leads. And sadly, in many cases, that’s true. Far too often, good things are happening quietly while bad things happen loudly. Well, one of those good things is happening in the mortgage business right now and it deserves just as much attention as some of the other messy stuff we report about all the time. Here's the story of Movement Mortgage and the Movement School.
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