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Real Estate and Mortgage

Meet the Farm-based Neighborhoods Changing the Face of Master-planned Communities (Forbes)
Batcaves, Bulletproof Shutters and Laser Curtains: High-end Home Security is Crazier Than You Think (Forbes)
Forget HGTV: This is the Reality of Flipping Houses (The Motley Fool)
Buying a Home When You Have Student Loan Debt (Embrace Home Loans)
FHA MIP: Is FHA Mortgage Insurance the Same as PMI?
(LendEDU)
How to Buy a House When You Have Student Loan Debt
(Bankrate)
Foreclosures are Way Down; Here are 5 Other Resources for Home Flippers
(The Motley Fool)
Can You Refinance Your Home with Bad Credit?
(The Balance)
The Dangers of Maxing Out Your Homebuying Budget (The Balance)
How iBuyers are Changing the Real Estate Market
(The Balance)
Managing Your First Rental Property: 6 Mistakes to Avoid (The Motley Fool)
What Type of Mortgage is Best for Retirement (55Places)
Lawsuit Alleges Collusion, Inflated Commissions Among Realtors (Forbes)
Why Millennials Prefer Adjustable Rate Mortgages (The Balance)
When Should Homebuyers Work with a Mortgage Broker? (The Balance)
Most Americans Think Getting a Mortgage Would be Hard for Them — Here’s Why They’re Wrong
(The Balance)
The Results are in: The Mansion Tax Has NYC Real Estate Sales Plummeting
(Forbes)
How to Save for a House: The Complete Guide
(The Mortgage Reports)
A Guide to Buying a House in Your 20s (The Mortgage Reports)
Amazon Partners with Real Estate Brand, Launching Smart-tech Heavy Homebuying Program
(Forbes)
How to Buy a Home Sooner (Even if You’ll Never Have That 20% Down)
(SnapFi)
Is Refinancing Your Mortgage Worth the Money? (Embrace Home Loans)
Credit Unions Strapped by CFPB Rule (DS News)
What is House Flipping? Is it the Right Real Estate Investment Strategy for You? (LendingHome)
How to Buy and Sell a House at the Same Time
(Opendoor)
Human Touch Still Important to Mortgage Borrowers, Despite Digitization (MReport)
Creating an Energy-efficient Home: How to Save Money on Energy and Utility Bills
(Bankrate)

Magazine Features

When Brokerages Become iBuyersCalifornia Real Estate, Cover Story, October 2019
Behind the BillionsCalifornia Real Estate, Cover Story, May 2019
No One Size Fits AllMReport, Cover Story, February 2018
Buying into Renting MReport, Cover Story, August 2017
Leading the ChargeDS News, Feature on the CFPB’s Stuart Ishimaru, September 2017
Ted Talks DS News, Cover Story, June 2017
Rising in the Ranks
The MReport, Cover Story, August 2015
For the Love of the GameAddison Magazine, Cover Story
Profile: Josh Friedlander, Latham & WatkinsForefront Magazine
Profile: Jeff Snider, Sonus NetworksForefront Magazine
All Summer Long Mansfield Magazine
Use these Spring Design Trends to Update Your Home on a Budget — Mansfield Magazine
Steering Purple: Keith Whitworth Aims to Ensure Kids’ Futures with BikesImage Magazine