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Are You Saying No to Future Business?

The Appraiser Coach

I’ve begun to notice that retirement is starting to creep up on me a little bit, and I’m starting to wonder if I’m really ready. I recently decided to get. Read More.

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Attracting More Appraisal Business

Cleveland Appraisal Blog

Mortgage lending work is only one type of business where appraisals are needed. Isn’t this just good business practice anyway? It just means we’re kind, and that can lead to more business and referrals.

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Taking Your Business to Soaring New Heights

The Appraiser Coach

I love my coaching. There’s just something about helping other people succeed that brings me a lot of joy! Something that comes up a lot during my coaching interviews with. Read More.

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Advantages of Starting Your Business in Cleveland

Cleveland Appraisal Blog

Are you considering starting a business in the Cleveland area? It’s a great place to start a business! This week I welcome back guest blogger Seth Murphy who shares some advantages of starting a business in the Cleveland area.

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Advantages of Starting Your Business in Cleveland

Cleveland Appraisal Blog

In this article, he discusses the advantages of starting a business in Cleveland. Location can make or break a business’s success and is a critical consideration when deciding where to find a company. As an entrepreneur, you’re undoubtedly passionate about your business.

Business 195
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First Internet Bank is shuttering its consumer mortgage business

Housing Wire

First Internet Bank is shutting down its consumer mortgage business due to a steep decline in mortgage volumes and the negative outlook for mortgage lending that is forecasted to continue for the next several years.

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Wells Fargo’s rapidly shrinking mortgage business

Housing Wire

Wells Fargo this week warned investors the bank’s mortgage business could drop by almost 50% in the second quarter from the prior quarter. ” The post Wells Fargo’s rapidly shrinking mortgage business appeared first on HousingWire.

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[Podcast] Masters In Business: Jonathan Miller on the Real Estate Industry

Miller Samuel

This is my fourth appearance with my friend Barry Ritholtz, a prolific columnist/blogger, radio show host/podcaster , and wealth management firm head on his Masters In Business show for Bloomberg Radio.

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PennyMac expands consumer direct business

Housing Wire

The nonbank mortgage lender is expanding its consumer direct lending business while some competitors are laying off employees with the expectation that the channel cools down with higher mortgage rates. PennyMac is growing fast with its consumer direct lending business.

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Why is Data Science Used by Big Business?

George Dell

Why are so many business segments utilizing Data Science in their business decisions? These business segments include but are not limited to marketing, transportation, telephony, medicine, insurance, finance, entertainment and many others.

Business 195
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Inside Redfin’s unique, brave and vulnerable business model

Housing Wire

A Redfin spokesperson said that the company has attracted agents, “Who love customer service, and would rather spend their time working with clients than drumming up new business or doing administrative tasks,” a claim that rang true with Goldberg. “I Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman.

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Recession Proofing Your Appraisal Business

Appraisal Buzz

We sat down with Blaine and Joan Trice, Founder of Allterra Group, LLC, to discuss the panel he will be hosting, “ Recession Proofing Your Appraisal Business ” at Valuation Expo on September 7 th at 10 am. How can trainees be beneficial in recession proofing your appraisal business?

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Recession Proofing Your Appraisal Business

Appraisal Buzz

We sat down with Blaine and Joan Trice, Founder of Allterra Group, LLC, to discuss the panel he will be hosting, “ Recession Proofing Your Appraisal Business ” at Valuation Expo on September 7 th at 10 am. How can trainees be beneficial in recession proofing your appraisal business?

Business 195
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Opinion: How marketing automation saved an LO’s business

Housing Wire

But when it comes to marketing a real estate or mortgage lending business, people who have made a sale in the past often consider marketing automation a “nice to have.”. How marketing automation saved Mike’s business. How marketing saved my business.

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Servicing business carries Pennymac in Q2 2022

Housing Wire

Pennymac is the country’s largest correspondent aggregator, but also has smaller wholesale and direct-to-consumer businesses. Among its multi-channel production business, the consumer direct interest rate lock commitments (IRLCs) were $9.3

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How to Move and Start a Home Business – Yes, at the Same Time

Cleveland Appraisal Blog

Home businesses are becoming more common these days. I hope you enjoy her great tips on moving and starting a home business! Part of running a home business successfully depends on having a home that works well for your lifestyle and your business. Hello everyone!

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Veteran appraiser offers business advice

Valuation Review

#DustinHarris #TheAppraiserCoach #businessstructure #appraiseradvice

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BayFirst National Bank withdraws from residential mortgage business?

Housing Wire

Higher mortgage rates, lower volume and fiercer competition forced BayFirst National Bank to shut down its residential mortgage business and lay off staffers. Small Business Administration. Santander is still operating a commercial mortgage business.

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Fifth Third Bank unveils new warehouse lending business

Housing Wire

The new mortgage warehouse business joins Fifth Third’s correspondent lending group, capital markets whole-loan trading desk and Treasury management solutions team in serving mortgage bankers across the country. “At

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First American exits property and casualty business

Housing Wire

First American said the decision will help it focus on its core title business. First American first announced its intent to exit its property and casualty business in October 2020. The post First American exits property and casualty business appeared first on HousingWire.

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Wells Fargo: Our mortgage business will “naturally” decline

Housing Wire

The bank’s home lending business revenues reached $972 million, declining 35% compared to the prior quarter and 53% compared to the same period of 2021. The post Wells Fargo: Our mortgage business will “naturally” decline appeared first on HousingWire.

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The business case for accessory dwelling units

Housing Wire

The post The business case for accessory dwelling units appeared first on HousingWire. One of Mighty Buildings 3D-printed ADUs. Photo credit: Mighty Buildings. Aging parents. College students returning to the fold. Millennials seeking affordable housing in high-priced markets.

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It is Good Business to Drop an Onion Ring in Your Fries!

Cleveland Appraisal Blog

I think one of the easiest ways is with business cards. Leaving a business card with those we meet, in a professional setting, can be beneficial in several ways. What should go on a business card? Since business cards are small, it is difficult to know how much to put on one.

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Wells Fargo exiting correspondent mortgage lending business

Inman

Executives hope to reduce risk by reducing the size and narrowing the focus of bank's mortgage business to better serve retail customers and minority communities.

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Opinion: Use data to scale your mortgage servicing business

Housing Wire

Mortgage servicing is a scale business, meaning the economics of scale can be achieved with larger servicing portfolio by spreading the fixed costs among more loans being serviced. Servicers should keep this in mind when growing the business – not only to grow faster, but also grow smarter.

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How lenders can improve business models in 2022

Housing Wire

HousingWire recently spoke with James Deitch, CEO of Teraverde , about the changes lenders can make to their business models in order to remain profitable. Why is now a good time for lenders to focus on improving aspects of their business, such as customer experience and cost structure?

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UniversalCIS, Credit Plus Merge Businesses

Appraisal Buzz

UniversalCIS , a provider of credit data and related origination solutions in the mortgage industry, and Credit Plus , a mortgage verification and business credit report provider, are merging their companies. The post UniversalCIS, Credit Plus Merge Businesses appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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Ramping up referral business is more important than ever in 2023

Inman

Hot leads have simmered, and suddenly business is harder to come by. Agent Agent Appreciation Month Inman Handbooks Lead Generation Marketing Select Service Teams Theme Months.realestate inman handbook referral business referrals Theme-month-202301

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Most Homebuilders are Small Businesses

Eyes on Housing

Even among firms with paid employees, the industry continues to be dominated by small businesses, with 63% of homebuilders and two.

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American Digital Title is open for business in California

Housing Wire

The post American Digital Title is open for business in California appeared first on HousingWire. American Digital Title Insurance Co. ,

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How Zillow’s model crushed its iBuying business

Housing Wire

On Tuesday Zillow announced it will be shutting down its Offers business, which wasn’t too much of a shock considering how their stock had been performing for some time. The post How Zillow’s model crushed its iBuying business appeared first on HousingWire.

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Planet Home Lending Promotes Manfer to Head Up Business Development

Appraisal Buzz

With eight years of experience at Planet Home, Samantha Manfer will lead the marketing and branding efforts for the firm’s six business channels. The post Planet Home Lending Promotes Manfer to Head Up Business Development appeared first on theMReport.com.

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Real estate appraisers are an essential business and here to protect the public trust

Miller Samuel

I hope all my readers (and everyone else) are staying safe and healthy during this crisis - now let's get to business. This declaration determines whether you can or cannot remain in business during a crisis like this.

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3 tips to grow your mortgage broker business

Housing Wire

That’s precisely when your mortgage broker business comes to the rescue. In this article, you will find tips on how to grow your business, as well as five big mistakes that you may be making in the process. Ways to Grow Your Mortgage Broker Business. Market Your Business.

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Diversify your business in 2023 with investor growth in the market

Inman

A poll of hundreds of real estate investors found that the vast majority saw business growth in 2022 and plan to continue investing in 2023. Agent Sponsored Diversify your business in 2023 with investor growth in the market new western

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Real estate is a people business, but automation can help

Housing Wire

In the recent “ Gathering of Eagles” conference , a particularly high-powered set of panelists all agreed that real estate is a “people business.” But to use the tools that have been painstakingly developed over decades to enhance what is absolutely a people business is the smart thing to do.

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U.S. Bank inherited a wholesale lending business. It’s shutting it down

Housing Wire

Bank has decided to close the wholesale mortgage businesses it inherited in the acquisition of California-based MUFG Union Bank , the company confirmed on Friday. . This is a business that U.S. Minneapolis-based U.S.

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Running Your Business with your Spouse

Appraisal Buzz

How has this past year benefitted your business? What role does social media play in your business and how can appraisers learn from it? The post Running Your Business with your Spouse appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. [link].

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Homepoint winds down Ginnie Mae loan-servicing business

Housing Wire

Mortgage lender Home Point Financial , which does business as Homepoint , is poised to exit the Ginnie Mae mortgage-servicing rights market, according to its CEO and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Home Point Financial President and CEO Willie Newman.

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Attorneys General Shady Business

Appraisers Blog

The post Attorneys General Shady Business appeared on Appraisers Blogs. Racket at Attorneys General Group Will Ring Familiar to Appraisers The nation’s licensed real property appraisers will recognize a scheme run by a nonprofit known as the National Association of Attorneys General.