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MBA Commends Introduction of Bipartisan GUIDE Compliance Act
The Mortgage Bankers Association commended introduction of bipartisan legislation to regularize guidance and compliance information by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Baseball and the Art of Business Disruption
Speaking here at the Mortgage Bankers Association' Technology Solutions Conference & Expo, Billy Beane, general manager of the Oakland A's, described how his "Moneyball" philosophy has been adopted by organizations of all sizes, across all industries, as a way to more efficiently and profitably manage their assets, talent and resources.
Homes Selling Faster than Ever
It took 81 days to sell the median U.S. home in 2017, nine days faster than the year prior, said Zillow, Seattle.
MBANow: MBA Vice President Jamie Woodwell on 2018 Commercial/Multifamily Outlook
The Mortgage Bankers Association released a new MBANow video featuring MBA Vice President of Commercial/Multifamily Research and Economics Jamie Woodwell, who discusses the MBA 2018 Commercial/Multifamily outlook.
Hotel Profits Up Despite Slowing Revenue Growth
The U.S. hotel sector saw its eighth consecutive year of increasing profits in 2017 despite a revenue growth slowdown, reported CBRE Hotels, Atlanta.
Dealmaker: Avanath Acquires Three Multifamily Properties for $38M
Avanath Capital Management LLC, Irvine, Calif., acquired three Maryland and New Jersey multifamily properties for $38.08 million.
MBA National Advocacy Conference Apr. 24-25
The Mortgage Bankers Association's annual National Advocacy Conference takes place Apr. 24-25 at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C.
MISMO Spring Summit in Denver June 4-8
The MISMO Summits offer you an opportunity to learn more about MISMO and to engage in face-to-face standard setting activities.
MBA Compliance Essentials Offers Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional Designation Level 1
Earn recognition for your mortgage compliance expertise: MBA Education and the MBA Compliance Essentials program offer the only certification and designation program geared exclusively towards compliance professionals in the mortgage finance industry, the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP).
MBA Education Successor In Interest State Level Reports Available
MBA and the Compliance Essentials program, in collaboration with leading legal experts, have created state-by-state reports to help servicers understand documents that are required to verify a successor in interest's status in each state.
Purchases Out Front of Jump in Mortgage Apps
Mortgage Daily, Apr. 18, 2018
Gilbert: 'We're Not Really in the Mortgage Business'
Crain's Detroit Business, Apr. 18, 2018--Chad Livengood
8 Things We Learned at #MBATech18
National Mortgage News, April 18 2018--Bonnie Sinnock (free content)
MBA Tech: Building the Right IT Infrastructure
HousingWire, Apr. 18, 2018--Sarah Wheeler
Mortgage Blockchains Promise Efficiency, But Face Steep Hurdles
National Mortgage News, Apr. 18, 2018--Elina Tarkazikis (subscription)
Pricey Mortgages: Homeownership is Getting Tougher This Spring as Rates Keep Rising
Associated Press, Apr. 18, 2018--Alex Viega
Ditech Holding Corp. Names Thomas Marano CEO and President
HousingWire, Apr. 18, 2018--Caroline Basile
Mortgage Originations Shift from FHA to Conv
Mortgage Daily, Apr. 18, 2018
MGIC's 1Q Income Beats Estimates on Favorable Loss Development
National Mortgage News, Apr. 18, 2018--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Point Secures $150 Million Commitment to Buy Equity from Homeowners
HousingWire, Apr. 18, 2018--Ben Lane