Wholesaler Recognized for Support of Mortgage Brokers
A wholesale lender has been recognized for its support of mortgage brokers. High quality customer service was cited among its strengths.
MBA Chief Troubled by Regulatory Environment
The current regulatory environment threatens to lock out low-income borrowers from the housing market and endanger the economic recovery, according to the head of the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Regulator Criticizes AMC Oversight
|MBA's 100th Annual Tops Upcoming Mortgage Events
The hundred-year anniversary of the mortgage industry's preeminent event is being hosted in the nation's capitol and will feature a former U.S. president. Several other upcoming events will address a myriad of new rules and regulations.
An official from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency told mortgage bankers that better oversight is needed for appraisal management companies. Appraisal reviews are also a concern.
Exec Forecasts Smaller Mortgage Industry
Speaking at a mortgage conference in Minnesota, the head of U.S. Bancorp's mortgage business predicted that the mortgage industry will shrink.
Mortgage Conference Calendar Filling Fast
Marketing, servicing and credit unions are among some of the topics scheduled for discussion at upcoming mortgage-related conferences. Other events will touch upon real estate valuations, quality assurance and the Federal Housing Administration.
Credit Union Conference Tackles Mortgage Compliance
Dealing with federal regulations in daily operations and how to capture more and new mortgage market shares was high on the agenda at the 2013 CU Members Mortgage National Lending Conference in Dallas last month. The two-day conference sessions provided attendants with information and factors to consider when addressing current mortgage lending issues specific to credit unions.
AMC Recognizes Top Appraisers
An appraisal management company that operates from the state of New York has identified its top real estate appraisers. The elite group of home valuation experts were recently recognized at a Las Vegas convention.
Events to Address Regulation, Litigation
Mortgage regulation and litigation are among the topics to be covered at mortgage-related conferences planned during the next four months. Other upcoming events will address alternative investments, credit unions and banks.
NMLS Webinar to Cover Making Changes to License Info
Two upcoming webinars being hosted by the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System will help mortgage firms meet state requirements when making changes to their license information.