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The Impact of Student Loans on Millennial Homebuyers
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 23:55:44 +0000

To examine the impact of student loan debt on homebuying power, a recent research looked into the median household income of prospective first-time homebuyers and their levels of education. Here’s what it revealed.

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How the Weather Influences Home Searches
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 22:45:14 +0000

The seasons change and with this new data, so does conventional wisdom. How the weather does, and does not, influence new home searches may surprise you.

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The Great Fall of Mortgage Delinquencies
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 20:20:20 +0000

The overall national mortgage delinquency rate in Q4 2018 was at its lowest level since the first quarter of 2000. Click through to learn more.

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Golden State Records Drop in Home Sales
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 19:08:46 +0000

Home sales in California’s coastal and inland areas significantly downshifted the past year. Click through to learn how this reflects on mortgage rates and would-be homebuyers.

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Black Homeownership: Bridging the Gap
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:42:52 +0000

Here is what a report suggests to address the sustained gap in homeownership between black and white Americans.

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Potestivo Selected for Prestigious Award
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:57:00 +0000

The default servicing industry is proud to call this legal services provider “Best and Brightest Place to Work”. See who made the cut.

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AI Foundry Names New VP of Customer Success
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:24:39 +0000

Jeff Waldman will lead customer success initiatives and outcomes for AI Foundry’s artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions for the mortgage industry. Here’s more on the appointment.

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FirstClose Announces Integration with Ellie Mae’s Encompass
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:13:53 +0000

As part of its initiative to help lenders close loans more quickly and efficiently, the technology provider announced that its reporting suite is now available through Ellie Mae’s Encompass.

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Roostify Expands Its Advisory Board
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:05:52 +0000

The digital lending platform provider announced the addition of financial services consultant Marshall Lux to its advisory board to help guide the company through the next phase of growth.

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Mr. Cooper’s New Chief People & Comms Officer
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:52:04 +0000

In her new role, Doherty will continue to lead corporate communications and take on the responsibility of leading the people organization of the company.

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