Better saw strong growth in Q2 of 2020 with another increase in origination volume. With $900 million funded across 2,421 loans, lending activity was up compared to Q1 where $800 million across 2,347 loans was funded. Learn more about how the private lending industry has experienced growth.
Discover the truth behind how recent higher mortgage rates have impacted new listings data. Uncover the surprising movements and impacts on new listings last week when the Fed spoke at Jackson Hole. Learn the effect purchase applications had and their possible connection to a decline in new data. Stay informed for the latest data and impact of higher mortgage rates.
"Mortgage rates have risen yet again last week as the bond market strives to keep up with a growing economy in the lead up to the next Federal Open Market Committee meeting. Keep abreast of how mortgage rates are responding and find out what it could mean for your loan."
"Shares of Better Home & Finance Holding, the parent of digital lender Better.com, made a rocky debut on Nasdaq Thursday. Discover why investors were wary of the innovative fintech company and get expert insight into the rapidly growing online finance market."
Rapattoni MLS Software Security Breach Overcome: Software Back Online for Private Lenders. After a crippling cyber attack earlier this month, Rapattoni, the multiple listings service software provider is back operational in multiple markets. Get the details on the security breach & how privacy & safety of private lender data is ensured.
Mortgage industry experts predict a sustained and long lasting market, and thus it is more important than ever to ensure businesses create plans and strategies for their longevity and success. At the recent Tom Ferry Success Summit in Dallas, experienced coach Emily Kettenburg shared [...]
Discover the impact that Shirley Gary and her team are making in the Atlanta real estate market: 25 agents join Christie's International Real Estate from Engel & Völkers franchise, providing an unrivaled level of expertise & knowledge for property buyers and sellers in Atlanta & north Georgia.
With the dramatic decrease in forbearance plans since 2020, COVID-19 continues to have a tremendous effect with nearly two-thirds of mortgage borrowers still in forbearance. Discover the latest industry news and market updates on the state of the mortgage landscape.
MBA and CBA experts agree: Automated Valuation Models (AVMs) can mitigate the appraiser shortage, reduce costs, and protect against bias, but principled regulation is essential. Find out why AVMs are the way forward for private lenders.
Understanding the depth of discrimination and the landmark ruling, Union Home Mortgage was recently denied sex discrimination claims made by a former employee who alleged she was fired while pregnant. An examination of the discrimination in the mortgage industry and the implications of the ruling.