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  • NAR boosts awareness of fair housing issues with newest ad campaign
    by Julia Falcon on October 19, 2020 at 9:43 pm

    The National Association of Realtors has launched a new ad campaign, an extension of its “That’s Who We R” effort, working with creative advertising agency Havas Chicago to create an omnichannel campaign to drive awareness of fair housing issues. The post NAR boosts awareness of fair housing issues with newest ad campaign appeared first on HousingWire.

  • How Jonathan Corr’s passion for automation fueled Ellie Mae’s people-centric culture
    by Sarah Wheeler on October 19, 2020 at 9:33 pm

    Jonathan Corr served as president and CEO at Ellie Mae before announcing his retirement in September when the company was acquired by Intercontinental Exchange. Joe Tyrrell, Ellie Mae’s COO, succeeded Corr as president of ICE. HousingWire sat down with Corr and Tyrrell for an exclusive look back at the changes in the company and in the mortgage industry during the last two decades, as well as what’s ahead. The post How Jonathan Corr’s passion for automation fueled Ellie Mae’s people-centric culture appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Financial wellness resources offered to NAR members through partnership with Morgan Stanley
    by Julia Falcon on October 19, 2020 at 9:17 pm

    Investment guidance and financial wellness resources are now available to all 1.4 million members of NAR, together with Morgan Stanley. The post Financial wellness resources offered to NAR members through partnership with Morgan Stanley appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Mortgage forbearance rate falls to lowest level since mid-April at 5.92%
    by Alex Roha on October 19, 2020 at 8:07 pm

    The U.S. forbearance rate measuring the share of mortgages with suspended payments fell to 5.92% from 6.32% the week prior, according to the MBA. The post Mortgage forbearance rate falls to lowest level since mid-April at 5.92% appeared first on HousingWire.

  • FHFA proposes rule on new products and activities from GSEs
    by Kelsey Ramírez on October 19, 2020 at 7:26 pm

    The FHFA announced at this year’s Mortgage Bankers Association Annual event that it is proposing a new rule for activities and products from the government-sponsored enterprises. The post FHFA proposes rule on new products and activities from GSEs appeared first on HousingWire.