If you work in mortgage lending, you’re likely familiar with industry fixtures Rob Chrisman—of RobChrisman.com and the widely known newsletter—and Rich Swerbinsky—President and COO of The Mortgage Collaborative (TMC). Recently, they interviewed Maxwell SVP of Diligence Jim Smith on their Rundown with Rob and Rich podcast. Topics covered? The upcoming Super Bowl, recent industry and economic trends, and sentiment on the current mortgage market.
Give the episode a listen to learn more about:
- How Rob, Rich, and Jim view the start of 2023 (and why they’re cautiously optimistic for a soft economic landing and accelerating trends in the mortgage industry)
- Reactions to the recent news of Wells Fargo’s scale-back
- Jim’s thoughts on the current high activity of the mortgage servicing rights (MSR) market
- Insight into challenges and opportunities available today