A blog from an industry insider talks about the good, the bad, and the ugly of the current state of mortgage lending.
Fed remains hawkish for 2023; rates remain mostly stable
The Federal Reserve’s fight against inflation is far from over, which means market volatility will likely remain the norm for 2023. Fed chairman Jerome Powell said in an interview with The Economic Club, “The disinflationary …
Allie Lord joins Movement Mortgage in King County, Washington
SEATTLE, WA — Movement Mortgage (Movement), the nation’s sixth-largest retail mortgage lender, is pleased to announce the addition of Allie Lord as regional director in King County, Washington, which includes various communities that make up …
6 questions renters should ask when applying for a mortgage
We’ve written this blog for you if:
you’ve grown out of your apartment
you’re tired of paying rent and watching it land in someone else’s pocket rather than your own
you have no idea what goes into buying …
The Federal Reserve raised interest rates again at its last meeting, hiking the federal funds rate by 25-basis points. This is the eighth consecutive increase since March 2022 but was also the smallest increase. While …
Movement strengthens East Coast operations with the appointment of Co-Regional Directors Koss and Hayes
INDIAN LAND, S.C. – Movement Mortgage (Movement), the nation’s sixth-largest retail mortgage lender, is excited to announce the hiring of Co-Regional Directors Brian Koss and Ryan Hayes to head up the Network Region that is …
Recession or not, mortgage market is starting to come back strong
The United States economy continues to produce mixed signals about whether or not the country is headed for a recession. This past week the Commerce Department reported that the United States’ gross domestic product (GDP) …
Movement has grown from a small team of 4 to over 2,200 employees with more than 350 locations across 40 states. Inc. Magazine recognized Movement Mortgage as the fastest-growing mortgage bank in the country.