Brad Finkelstein is the managing editor of Origination News and associate editor of National Mortgage News. Among his areas of coverage are wholesale lending, consumer marketing, reverse mortgages, appraisals, mortgage insurance and title insurance. Finkelstein has been with NMN since May 1990. Prior to that he was the associate editor of the Airport Press in Jamaica, N.Y., and a reporter for This Week Publications on Long Island. He is a past president of the New York Financial Writers Association.
Recent Stories From this Author
Jumbo Rate Inversion Likely to Continue: Experts
December 9, 2013 Banks are looking for investments and the guarantee fees for conforming loans keep rising, making the larger loans more...
MGIC’s November Cures Outpace New Delinquencies
December 9, 2013 The typical seasonal pattern is for bad loans to increase because of tight finances as a result of holiday spending.
It's Work-Life Balance Season
December 9, 2013 This time of year is the right time for mortgage brokers and loan officers to get things in order.
Ellie Mae's Stock Closes 3% Higher on Monday
December 9, 2013 There were 11 Mortgage Industry Equity Composite stocks which closed higher than they did on Friday and six lower.
Homebuying Activity Declines in November: Redfin
December 5, 2013 The real estate brokerage adds that when compared with 2012, the drop-off is not as severe.
MGIC, Radian Boosted by Goldman Sachs Report
December 5, 2013 Both private mortgage insurers got buy recommendations from the investment bank.
Impac Selling AmeriHome Unit
December 4, 2013 Compensation for the business will be at a significant amount above book value.
Mortgage Apps Down 13% as Refis Drop 18%
December 4, 2013 Investors are anticipating the Federal Reserve to start its taper program soon and that impacted interest rates during a short...
MGIC Is the Top Mortgage Stock Gainer
December 4, 2013 There were nine Mortgage Industry Equity Composite stocks that closed higher and eight lower after Wednesday's trading.
Teaching Sales Staff to Transfer Their Skills to Collections
November 27, 2013 The Chicago-based special servicer only uses former mortgage sales people in its customer contact positions because they are...
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