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Eye on the Industry: Updates on Home Point, ALTA, and More …

From new appointments and industry recognition to enhanced business solutions, catch up with the latest happenings in the mortgage industry in this weekly update.

Home Point Financial Corporation (Home Point), a national mortgage originator and servicer, announced the appointment of Dan Sheehy as the company’s Correspondent Institutions Manager. In this role, he will support Home Point’s delegated correspondent clients in Maryland, Delaware, Northern Virginia and Washington DC. He will report directly to Michael Bender, Division Manager – Institutions Group East.

Steve Landes, Senior Managing Director – Correspondent Division, said, “Dan is focused on providing our clients with the products and strategic solutions they need to maximize their growth. We are excited to have him join the team and build our presence in the Mid-Atlantic region.”

Sheehy has more than 20 years’ experience in the mortgage industry, most recently serving as Vice President – Key Account Manager for Chase Home Lending. Previous experience includes serving as an Account Executive at Chase Mortgage Banking, Regional Production Manager for WMC Equity Services and Regional Sales Manager for Lender’s Service Incorporated.


Mortgage Cadence, an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) company, has integrated Radian’s mortgage insurance (MI) service into its Enterprise Lending Center solution, further expanding on-platform access to top-tier services.

Enterprise Lending Center (ELC) facilitates lending in all forward and reverse mortgage channels and across all mortgage products, including home equity. Through the Radian integration, Mortgage Cadence clients can quickly obtain Radian MI rate quotes, order insurance, and receive order status updates without ever leaving ELC.

“At Mortgage Cadence, our goal is to help our clients connect to the providers they want to work with and operate at optimal efficiency,” said Brian Benson, Executive Manager of services at Mortgage Cadence. “This integration extends our provider network and offers direct, on-platform access to Radian’s mortgage insurance services.”


Ad spendThe Washington, D.C.-based American Land Title Association (ALTA) has announced HDEP International as an ALTA Elite Provider. The Elite Provider program offered by this national trade association of the land title industry features service providers who are committed to furnishing extensive benefits to the title insurance and settlement services industry. Elite Providers promote the highest industry standards and provide effective solutions for ALTA members’ critical needs, ALTA said in a statement.

HDEP International has shown their dedication to excellence by becoming a part of the ALTA Elite Provider Program,” said Cornelia Horner, the interim CEO at ALTA. “In the current changing marketplace, it is important ALTA connects its members with as many quality, high-caliber service providers as possible. The Elite Provider Program calls for our premiere providers to complete a comprehensive application process, which includes providing ALTA member recommendations as well as financial statements. This extensive system proves Elite Providers like HDEP International can add value to our members and make their jobs a little easier.”

About Author: Radhika Ojha

Radhika Ojha is an independent writer and editor. A former Online Editor and currently a reporter for MReport, she is a graduate of the University of Pune, India, where she received her B.A. in Commerce with a concentration in Accounting and Marketing and an M.A. in Mass Communication. Upon completion of her master’s degree, Ojha worked at a national English daily publication in India (The Indian Express) where she was a staff writer in the cultural and arts features section. Ojha also worked as Principal Correspondent at HT Media Ltd and at Honeywell as an executive in corporate communications. She and her husband currently reside in Houston, Texas.

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