Bonnie Sinnock has been writing for National Mortgage News since 1995. She also has worked on other SourceMedia publications as an editor and a reporter.
Recent Stories From this Author
Final Defendant in Foreclosure Rescue/Marijuana Scheme Sentenced
April 17, 2014 Perpetrators fraudulently acquired close to 40 homes, and used at least one to grow marijuana when it became vacant.
Long Time to Foreclose Outweighs Home Price Gains in Legacy MBS
April 17, 2014 The recent housing recovery has been the saving grace for some 2005-2007 subprime mortgage bonds, but in others, delays in...
Mobile Mortgage Apps Draw Inspiration from Healthcare, Schools
April 14, 2014 Some nonmortgage technologists think lenders are behind the times when it comes to reaching consumers, and they can help.
Push for Transparency in MBS Raises Data Security Fears
April 8, 2014 Disclosing loan-level data is crucial to rebuilding investor confidence in mortgage-backed securities. It also introduces the...
Former Nationstar Executive to Lead loanDepot's Operations
April 7, 2014 David Norris led Nationstar's Greenlight Loans direct lending unit and will be chief executive officer of a similar division...
Regs May Make Reverse Mortgage Bonds Scarcer But Better Bets
April 3, 2014 New rules should protect the FHA from losses on reverse mortgages and make prepayments more predictable for bond investors,...
Douglas Elliman Partners with Savings Bank after Wells JV Ends
March 28, 2014 Wells Fargo ended its partnership with Douglas Elliman and eight others it had last summer. The new partnership is with The...
Five Things Lenders Should Look for in an AMC
March 27, 2014 Regulatory oversight is mounting for the appraisal management companies most lenders use to manage valuation compliance, so...
Loan Shortage Pushes Mortgage Firms to Accept Lower Credit Scores
March 24, 2014 Higher rates, mounting costs and the opportunity to lend to underserved borrowers have pushed some residential lenders to...
Conflicting Rules for Reverse Mortgages May Finally Get Resolved
March 18, 2014 A court hearing this week could force housing officials to clarify a longstanding gray area in the reverse mortgage business:...
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