MBA Disputes Mortgage Discrimination Analysis
A analysis of the rate some minorities are turned down for a home loan versus their white counterparts reflects badly on lenders. So one trade group has retorted.
Mortgage Broker Group Launches
A new trade group was launched for mortgage brokers with plans to bolster wholesale market share. Over a thousand people joined the first morning. The group's inaugural convention takes place in Sin City.
5 Mortgage Firms Recognized Among Best Employers
The latest rankings of best employers are in, and five mortgage organizations made the cut. Also among firms recognized was a compliance service provider and a trade group.
MBA Chief Leaving
After leading the Mortgage Bankers Association to financial stability through the post-crisis era, the chief executive officer of the trade group is leaving.
NAMB Seeks More Than Mortgage Brokers
The trade group that used to exclusively represent residential mortgage brokers when the market was much stronger is taking new steps to broaden its reach.
Berkshire Unit Acquires Former Employer of MBA CEO
An affiliate of Berkshire Hathaway is acquiring a real estate firm that was the former employer of the Mortgage Bankers Association's president and chief executive officer.
Trade Groups Oppose Language Option on URLA App
Financial industry trade groups are questioning the regulator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about potentially adding a language preference to the loan application.
MBA Chief Outlines Mortgage Industry's Challenges
As players in the secondary mortgage market meet in the Big Apple this week, the leader of the industry's prominent trade group talked about the industry's challenges.
Industry Optimistic About Proposed TRID Rule
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau plans to provide more certainty to mortgage bankers and service providers about the TILA-RESPA integrated disclosure rule.
Mortgage Conference News
Several recent and upcoming mortgage-related events tackle U.S. politics, legal and regulatory issues and financial technology. One government workshop will focus marketplace lending.