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Mortgage lenders today are reliant on technology and automation in order to gain efficiencies, hold down operating costs, improve customer service and meet compliance. Mortgage technology firms are rising to the occasion, but only those firms with a strong marketing presence will survive in this highly competitive industry. Marketing to SME's audience of 27,940 brings your product message directly to the men and women running mortgage production shops across the country. MarketingGrid

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  • Risk Management

December 23

December 30

Bonus Distribution:

  • Southern States Secondary Market Conference, Feb. 1-2, Houston, TX
  • MBA National Mortgage Servicing Conference, Feb. 16-19, Orlando, FL
  • 13th Annual Eastern Secondary Market Conference, Feb. 24-26, Orlando, FL
  • MBA-NJ 32nd Annual Regional Conference, March 13-17, Atlantic City, NJ
  • Valuations
  • Solutions Showcase

February 19

February 26

Bonus Distribution:

  • ABA Real Estate Lending Conference, April 17-19, San Antonio, TX
  • Origination Strategies

April 15

April 22

Bonus Distribution:

  • MBA National Secondary Market Conference, May 15-18, New York, NY
  • Quality Control

May 20

May 27

Directories: Annual Mortgage Vendor Directory

Bonus Distribution:

  • CMBA Western States Secondary Market Conference, July 25-27, San Francisco, CA
  • Technology In Mortgage Banking
  • Solutions Showcase

July 22

July 29

Bonus Distribution:

  • New England Mortgage Banking Conference
  • Hedging

September 9

September 16

Bonus Distribution:

  • MBA Annual Convention & Expo, Oct. 23-26, Boston, MA
  • Compliance

November 11

November 18

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