Conferences Address MSRs, Wholesale and Reverse
A bouquet of conferences and workshops will bloom throughout March, into April and beyond. With topics that include servicing rights, wholesale lending and reverse mortgages -- mortgage professionals have their pick of subject matter.
February, Spring Mortgage Conferences Span Nation
A number of conferences and workshops are slated for the rest of February and upcoming spring months. From issue-specific workshops to national industry conferences, these mortgage industry gatherings will mostly take place in cities throughout the country although one company's seminars will span the globe.
Some Issues With Integrated Disclosures
Among concerns about the new integrated disclosures is a new disclosure for total interest as a share of the loan amount and unexpected increases in fees with no tolerance.
Over 70 Mortgage Events in Q1
During the first three months of this year, more than 70 mortgage-related conferences and other events are scheduled. Appraisals, commercial real estate and litigation are among the topics being covered.
Watt: New Normal Ahead
The head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency told real estate agents and brokers that a new normal is eventually ahead for mortgage lending.
Nearly 50 Mortgage Events in Q4
Nearly 50 mortgage-related conferences and other meetings are scheduled for the final quarter of this year -- including the industry's main shin dig.
Record Attendance at Mortgage Broker Conference
Attendance at the recent mortgage broker conference was better than it has ever been, prompting an optimistic outlook for the industry.
HUD Secretary Says Mortgage Credit Too Tight
Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro says more people need to gain access to home financing.
Integrated Disclosure Guide Being Published
Another resource is being made available to help mortgage firms prepare for combined loan disclosures that go into effect next year.
Several Industry Gatherings Slated Through December
Although the first half of the year is already over, opportunities for conferences still abound for mortgage industry professionals.