Entries by Lindsay

Hot Seat: Ted Manley of Manley Deas Kochalski

Declining foreclosure volume has created a “new normal” in default levels, but servicers can’t get complacent. Ted Manley, co-founder and principal at Manley Deas Kochalski, explains why now is the perfect time to optimize processes with talent and technology to prepare for the inevitable volume increase.   HousingWire: What are some of the pressing issues […]

Freddie Mac adds Mark Grier to its board of directors

Freddie Mac has announced that Mark B. Grier has been elected to its board of directors. Prior to joining Freddie Mac, Grier served as the vice-chairman and a member of the board of directors of Prudential Financial, leading up to his retirement in 2019. Grier joined Prudential in 1995 as chief financial officer before being […]

Data is great, but housing professionals need to look a step further

Today, we live in a world of instant access to information and technology that has empowered us to have more freedom and control in nearly every aspect of our lives.  At the risk of sounding like a “lazy millennial,” I’ll admit I order everything I need from an app: cars, flights, cleaners, groceries, stocks, healthcare […]