What could attract nearly 200 female mortgage execs to Dallas today?

The NEXT conference is the first of its kind and focuses on women who are C-suite and senior execs in mortgage lending. The show kicked off to a promising start, despite cold temperatures and a much-rowdier conference being hosted by Whole Foods across the hall.Powered by WPeMatico

New American Funding announces expansion into Central Texas

New American Funding announced its expansion in Central Texas with its new branch in Austin, Texas. The company brought in the Leaman team, announcing its leader Max Leaman will guide the new team as its branch manager and senior loan officer. And this expansion is just one of many in recent months.Powered by WPeMatico

Former Treasury official David Dworkin joins National Housing Conference as CEO

The National Housing Conference, a nonprofit fair housing advocate, announced this week it hired David Dworkin to serve as the organization’s new president and CEO. Dworkin comes to NHC from the Department of the Treasury, where he most recently served as a senior housing policy advisor in the Office of Domestic Finance.Powered by WPeMatico

Movement Mortgage adds Stephen Polacek as chief credit officer

Movement Mortgage, one of the nation’s largest purchase mortgage lenders, announced this week that it hired Stephen Polacek to serve as the company’s new chief credit officer. In this role, Polacek will oversee the lender’s credit risk management operation.Powered by WPeMatico

Are you a tech innovator in housing? Show us!

Are you a tech innovator in housing? This is your chance to show to us what you can do. The HW TECH100 is the essential list of the top 100 firms making waves in the housing and mortgage finance space. Hundreds apply, but only 100 companies make the final cut.Powered by WPeMatico

NAHB elects new leadership team for 2018

The National Association of Home Builders announced it elected four senior officials to take over top leadership positions. The new leaders were announced Thursday at NAHB’s International Builders’ show in Orlando, Florida.Powered by WPeMatico

Suresh Srinivasan named Roofstock chief marketing officer

Single-family rental online marketplace Roofstock has announced the addition of Suresh Srinivasan as chief marketing officer. He will be responsible for accelerating the growth of Roofstock’s marketplace and developing its partnership network, the company said.Powered by WPeMatico

Realogy appoints Dave Gordon as chief technology officer

"Dave Gordon brings a strong business background with substantial expertise transforming and building leading-edge technology organizations, building digital products and recruiting great talent,” Realogy CEO and President Ryan Schneider said.Powered by WPeMatico