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Broker on surviving Great Recession – and subsequent road to success

What caused the Great Recession of 2008? Having worked four years at GE Consumer Finance before transferring to the San Francisco Bay area, Shekhar now faced an uncertain future. “VC funding dried up,” Shekhar recalled. “The company shut down, and . I was with no connections and no capital. But I always wanted to be […]

Broking a great place for women to lead and thrive

The broking industry faces challenges with diversity and women’s participation, but the incredible achievements of others set it up for a more sustainable future, according to three industry leaders. MFAA CEO Anja Pannek (pictured above left), NextGen head of broker partnerships Renee Blethyn (pictured above centre) and MoneyPlace CEO Kylie Waldock have all said t. […]

It’s a great time to sell homes, says Nations Lending CEO Jeremy Sopko

ShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via .Share Article via LinkedInShare Article via E. Squawk on the Street Jeremy Sopko, Nations Lending co-founder, joins ‘Squawk on the Street’ to discuss falling mortgage rates and the housing market. 04:25 4 minutes ago source

Waiting for a big drop in home prices? It could be a while Home sellers are in great financial shape and don’t need to offer discounts

Will mortgage lending get tighter in the next recession? The fact is we’re already at 2008 credit availability levels By DDA Mortgage • 14 Jul, 2022 • As recession talk becomes more prevalent, some people are concerned that mortgage credit lending will get much tighter. This typically happens in a recession, however, the notion that […]

Broker burned by Great Recession rises from the ashes

Somehow, he envisioned a better future for the industry even while in the doldrums. What’s more, he had a better strategy in mind were he given the opportunity at a second chance: “I decided if I was going to do it, I needed to have the business relationship-based and purchase-driven.” He saw activity occurring even […]