How COVID-19 Challenges Are Prompting Innovation

In this week’s DS5: Inside the Industry, Xome CEO Mike Rawls discusses how COVID-19 has changed the way his company conducts business. Rawls leads “a high-performing group of 1,800 Xomies (aka Xome team members)” with a focus on technology, finance, and...

Housing Forecasts & the State of Foreclosure Auctions

In this week’s DS5: Inside the Industry, Auction.com’s VP of Market Economics, Daren Blomquist, shares his thoughts on where housing is headed and what effects the health crisis is having on foreclosure auctions. In his role, Daren Blomquist analyzes and forecasts...

Single-Family Rental Investments Now and in 2021

This week’s DS5 installment features Jeffrey Tesch, CEO of RCN Capital, who discussed single-family rental (SFR) investing now and in the year to come. He tells DS5 that prior to the COVID-19 crisis, the market for SFR investing already was experiencing...

Preparing Homeowners for End of Forbearance

This week’s DS5 installment features Steve Bailey, Senior Managing Director and Chief Mortgage Operations Officer for PennyMac Financial Services. He discusses how the industry is preparing for homeowners to begin coming out of forbearance, as well as what other top...

Residential Real Estate Investment Landscape Insights

In this week’s episode of DS5: Inside the Industry, the show is joined by William Tessar, President of Civic Financial Services, whose insight is backed by more than 30 years of retail mortgage experience. Before joining Civic in 2017, he founded and served as...