Planet Home Lending appoints new chief information officer

Connecticut-based lender, servicer and asset manager Planet Home Lending has appointed Bill Shuler as executive vice president and chief information officer. In his new role, Shuler will focus on Planet’s technological growth and enhancements to its operational efficiency. “My focus has always been on creating pragmatic … Continue readingPlanet Home Lending appoints new chief information officer

Planet Home Lending appoints new chief information officer

Connecticut-based lender, servicer and asset manager Planet Home Lending has appointed Bill Shuler as executive vice president and chief information officer. In his new role, Shuler will focus on Planet’s technological growth and enhancements to its operational efficiency. “My focus has always been on creating pragmatic … Continue readingPlanet Home Lending appoints new chief information officer

VA to roll out temporary fix to buyer agent commission problem

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs will soon release a circular that “bridges the gap” on an agency law that prohibits a VA buyer from paying their real estate agent compensation, a VA official announced on Tuesday. Michelle Corridon, deputy policy director at the … Continue readingVA to roll out temporary fix to buyer agent commission problem

VA to roll out temporary fix to buyer agent commission problem

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs will soon release a circular that “bridges the gap” on an agency law that prohibits a VA buyer from paying their real estate agent compensation, a VA official announced on Tuesday. Michelle Corridon, deputy policy director at the … Continue readingVA to roll out temporary fix to buyer agent commission problem

NAF’s reverse division looks to tell new product stories with ‘Old Wives’

The reverse mortgage industry is no stranger to novel marketing campaigns, and it has often made use of celebrity spokespeople to drum up conversation about its products. While consistency can count for a lot when it comes to marketing and messaging, novelty can also be … Continue readingNAF’s reverse division looks to tell new product stories with ‘Old Wives’

NAF’s reverse division looks to tell new product stories with ‘Old Wives’

The reverse mortgage industry is no stranger to novel marketing campaigns, and it has often made use of celebrity spokespeople to drum up conversation about its products. While consistency can count for a lot when it comes to marketing and messaging, novelty can also be … Continue readingNAF’s reverse division looks to tell new product stories with ‘Old Wives’

Why equity-tapping challenges may make reverse mortgages ‘inevitable’

Tapping into home equity, particularly for people in or near retirement, can be challenging — especially for those who may have a pressing need. Traditional equity-tapping methods — such as selling the home or taking out a home equity loan — could present lifestyle challenges, … Continue readingWhy equity-tapping challenges may make reverse mortgages ‘inevitable’

Why equity-tapping challenges may make reverse mortgages ‘inevitable’

Tapping into home equity, particularly for people in or near retirement, can be challenging — especially for those who may have a pressing need. Traditional equity-tapping methods — such as selling the home or taking out a home equity loan — could present lifestyle challenges, … Continue readingWhy equity-tapping challenges may make reverse mortgages ‘inevitable’