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  • Knox Financial announces $10 million in Series A funding April 19, 2021
    Knox Financial announced a $10 million Series A funding round, bringing the company's current funding total to $14.7 million. The post Knox Financial announces $10 million in Series A funding appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Forbearance volume dips down to 4.5% April 19, 2021
    Servicers’ total number of loans in forbearance dropped for the seventh week in a row, down another 16 basis points last week The post Forbearance volume dips down to 4.5% appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Rocket Community Fund founder on affordable housing April 19, 2021
    2020 Women of Influence winner Laura Grannemann has a passion for helping those in underserved communities own homes and build wealth. The post Rocket Community Fund founder on affordable housing appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Keller Williams’ holding company names 3 execs April 19, 2021
    Keller Williams is revamping its leadership team yet again, hiring three senior executives at its holding company, KWx. The post Keller Williams’ holding company names 3 execs appeared first on HousingWire.
  • CFPB begins cracking down on mortgage servicers April 19, 2021
    The CFPB has begun investigating servicers and is probing forbearance data to ensure they are protecting consumers from foreclosure The post CFPB begins cracking down on mortgage servicers appeared first on HousingWire.
  • The housing market won’t crash in 2021. Here’s why April 19, 2021
    Internet searches for the term "housing crash" went up 2,450% in the past month. Folks concerned about a housing market crash shouldn't be. The post The housing market won’t crash in 2021. Here’s why appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Passport Title integrates Qualia products April 19, 2021
    Passport Title will use Qualia as its new title production software, announcing an invested in Qualia Core and Qualia Connect. The post Passport Title integrates Qualia products appeared first on HousingWire.
  • The jumbo market for brokers is back in a huge way April 19, 2021
    With intense demand for homes on the higher end of the pricing spectrum, new updates to the QM rule that went into effect on March 1 and growing investor interest in jumbo mortgages – this is the perfect time for the broker community to support their clients with speed and ease. The post The jumbo […]
  • Why isn’t mortgage industry alarmed by FHFA actions? April 19, 2021
    Under FHFA Director Mark Calabria, there have been executive departures from the GSEs and housing policies adverse to the housing sector. The post Why isn’t mortgage industry alarmed by FHFA actions? appeared first on HousingWire.
  • Blend, valued at $3.3B, plans to go public April 16, 2021
    Mortgage software company Blend Labs, most recently valued at $3.3 billion, filed an S-1 with the SEC to take the company public. The post Blend, valued at $3.3B, plans to go public appeared first on HousingWire.