UWM: Winning by putting mortgage brokers first

Date: 1 Oct 2018 / Posted By: admin

UWM: Winning by putting mortgage brokers first Through the first six months of 2018, UWM had taken a commanding 20.4% of market share in the wholesale channel en route to closing $19.4 billion in loan volume. The closest competitor, Caliber Home Loans, closed $6.2 billion in loans for a 6.6% market

DJ Khaled to fork over $25.9 million for Miami Beach mansion

Date: 28 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

DJ Khaled to fork over .9 million for Miami Beach mansion Famed rapper, producer and social media influencer DJ Khaled just signed a contract to buy a sleek and stylish home in Miami Beach for $25.9 million. Source: https://www.housingwire.com/rss

Compass raises another $400 million, now valued at $4.4 billion

Date: 28 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

Compass raises another 0 million, now valued at .4 billion Is Compass the one real estate tech startup to rule them all? The company certainly has enough money to do so. Compass announced this week that it just raised another $400 million in its Series F funding round, which reportedly values the c

Redfin: Number of homes selling above list price drops

Date: 28 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

Redfin: Number of homes selling above list price drops In the four weeks ending on September 23, homes that sold above asking price dipped below 2016 levels, according to the latest data from Redfin. Redfin Senior Economist Taylor Marr the fact that fewer homes are selling above their asking price

New American Funding appoints new regional leader

Date: 28 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

New American Funding appoints new regional leader New American Funding recently announced it appointed Justin Brown as the new leader of its L.A. West Region. Brown said he looks forward to better serving his customers in his new position at New American Funding. Source: https://www.housingwire.co

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Paracle expands into Raleigh with acquisition

Date: 28 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Paracle expands into Raleigh with acquisition Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Paracle acquired three Raleigh, North Carolina, offices from fellow Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Franchise network member Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Go Realty. I

HECM professionals set to meet in San Diego

Date: 28 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

HECM professionals set to meet in San Diego The reverse mortgage industry’s biggest event is just one month away. More than 400 HECM professionals from 155 companies will meet at NRMLA’s annual conference next month to discuss issues affecting their work. “We won’t succeed if we keep doing

Elon Musk accused of securities fraud over Tesla tweets

Date: 27 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

Elon Musk accused of securities fraud over Tesla tweets Tesla Chairman and CEO Elon Musk committed securities fraud when he tweeted about taking the company private without actually securing funding as he claimed he had, the Securities and Exchange Commission claimed Thursday. Source: https://www.

HECM originators sound off about relationship marketing

Date: 27 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

HECM originators sound off about relationship marketing In today’s HECM climate, it’s all about relationship marketing. Leads are expensive, and with profitability down, spending dollars on marketing just doesn’t make sense. That’s why we’ve asked seasoned reverse originators for their ti

Opendoor secures $400 million investment from Japan’s SoftBank

Date: 27 Sep 2018 / Posted By: admin

Opendoor secures 0 million investment from Japan’s SoftBank Growing direct homebuyer Opendoor now has $3 billion in financial backing (yes, that’s “billion” with a “b”) thanks to a sizable new investment from Japanese technology company SoftBank Group. Opendoor announced Thursday that i