Bizarre Countrywide Episode Brought to a Conclusion
A borrower who six years ago requested a loan modification from Countrywide Home Loans and mistakenly received a rude response from its then chief executive officer is finally getting that modification.
Ellie Fighting Network Outage
|2014 Is Year of Mergers for Mortgage Firms
Although the number of mortgage-related casualties has significantly declined this past year, wholesale lenders are disappearing at a brisk pace. Meanwhile, mortgage mergers are on the rise.
On the last day of last month, Ellie Mae Inc.'s services went down and have yet to be fully restored. The technology service provider is utilizing social media to communicate information to its customer base.
Judge Rules Against Stonegate in Defamation Suit
An appellate court in Ohio has reversed the dismissal of a lawsuit against Stonegate Mortgage Corp. alleging defamation.
Borrower Claims Countrywide Told Him Not to Repay
A borrower who accidentally received an embarrassing message from former Countrywide Financial Corp. chairman and chief executive officer Angelo Mozilo claims that the company, in an effort at damage control, told him he could stop paying his loans and they wouldn't foreclose.
Seroka Retained by Mortgage Capital Management for PR Initiatives
WAUKESHA, Wis., May 16, 2013 -- Seroka, a full-service brand development and strategic communications firm that serves the mortgage industry, has been retained by Mortgage Capital Management (MCM) in San Diego, Calif., for public relations initiatives that will further establish MCM as a leader in secondary marketing pipeline risk management.
RentRange Selects Strategic Vantage for Marketing and Public Relations
|Mortgage PR Firm Celebrates Decade in Business
MIAMI, Fla. -- Strategic Vantage is celebrating its 10th anniversary as one of the nation's most prestigious marketing and public relations agencies dedicated to the mortgage and financial services industries. Its clients represent a who's who across the real estate and mortgage finance spectrum, from lenders, special servicers and technology firms, to settlement service providers, valuation companies and more.
Strategic Vantage, one of the nation's largest marketing and public relations agencies dedicated to the mortgage and financial services industries, announced that it has been selected by RentRange® as its marketing and public relations agency. RentRange is the nation's largest provider of essential residential rental market data and rental AVMs to the financial services and real estate industries.
LendingTree Selects Ocean Media as Agency of Record for Media Planning and Buying
LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE), the nation's leading online source of competitive home loan offers and information, has selected Ocean Media (www.oceanmediainc.com), one of the country's largest independent media planning and buying firms, as its agency of record for advertising planning and buying.