Hey housing professionals, your jargon isn't helping consumers

“Guess what, consumers! Conforming loan limits were just raised! Awesome, right!? Call me!”  “Woo hoo! FHA just increased loan limits! Give me a call today!” “Fannie and Freddie just did…” “FHFA just announced…” Rates! Bond charts! Comps! CMAs! 15-year fixed! Jumbo! Blah blah blah. How … Continue readingHey housing professionals, your jargon isn't helping consumers

Hey housing professionals, your jargon isn't helping consumers

“Guess what, consumers! Conforming loan limits were just raised! Awesome, right!? Call me!”  “Woo hoo! FHA just increased loan limits! Give me a call today!” “Fannie and Freddie just did…” “FHFA just announced…” Rates! Bond charts! Comps! CMAs! 15-year fixed! Jumbo! Blah blah blah. How … Continue readingHey housing professionals, your jargon isn't helping consumers

Former Ditech, Cenlar CEO Anthony Renzi named CEO of Common Securitization Solutions

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced Thursday the appointment of Anthony Renzi as the new CEO of Common Securitization Solutions, the joint venture between the two companies that developed and implemented the single security. In this new role, Renzi will assume responsibility for the platform … Continue readingFormer Ditech, Cenlar CEO Anthony Renzi named CEO of Common Securitization Solutions

Former Ditech, Cenlar CEO Anthony Renzi named CEO of Common Securitization Solutions

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced Thursday the appointment of Anthony Renzi as the new CEO of Common Securitization Solutions, the joint venture between the two companies that developed and implemented the single security. In this new role, Renzi will assume responsibility for the platform … Continue readingFormer Ditech, Cenlar CEO Anthony Renzi named CEO of Common Securitization Solutions

The median age of homebuyers is now 47. How did that happen?

https://content.jwplatform.com/libraries/2RuqXW7O.js if(typeof(jQuery)==”function”){(function($){$.fn.fitVids=function(){}})(jQuery)}; jwplayer(‘jwplayer_j4JTHkOK_2RuqXW7O_div’).setup( {“playlist”:”https://content.jwplatform.com/feeds/j4JTHkOK.json”,”ph”:2} ); Despite recent data that younger generations are beginning to buy houses, on the whole, those same generations are waiting far longer than their parents did to buy their first house. There are various reasons for that delay, including a dramatic … Continue readingThe median age of homebuyers is now 47. How did that happen?

The median age of homebuyers is now 47. How did that happen?

https://content.jwplatform.com/libraries/2RuqXW7O.js if(typeof(jQuery)==”function”){(function($){$.fn.fitVids=function(){}})(jQuery)}; jwplayer(‘jwplayer_j4JTHkOK_2RuqXW7O_div’).setup( {“playlist”:”https://content.jwplatform.com/feeds/j4JTHkOK.json”,”ph”:2} ); Despite recent data that younger generations are beginning to buy houses, on the whole, those same generations are waiting far longer than their parents did to buy their first house. There are various reasons for that delay, including a dramatic … Continue readingThe median age of homebuyers is now 47. How did that happen?

Blockchain lending startup Figure is now a billion-dollar company

If there’s one thing that Mike Cagney specializes in, it’s quickly building billion-dollar companies. He did at SoFi, before leaving the company in 2017 after reports emerged about the alleged toxic culture at the online lender. And now he’s done it again with Figure Technologies, the blockchain lending startup … Continue readingBlockchain lending startup Figure is now a billion-dollar company

Blockchain lending startup Figure is now a billion-dollar company

If there’s one thing that Mike Cagney specializes in, it’s quickly building billion-dollar companies. He did at SoFi, before leaving the company in 2017 after reports emerged about the alleged toxic culture at the online lender. And now he’s done it again with Figure Technologies, the blockchain lending startup … Continue readingBlockchain lending startup Figure is now a billion-dollar company