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David Lykken

Lykken on Lending


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Created BY mortgage professional FOR mortgage professionals, Lykken on Lending is a weekly 60-minute radio program styled “podcast” hosted by mortgage veteran, David Lykken. Joining the program each week is Joe Farr with a MARKET UPDATE, Alice Alvey providing a LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, Paul Muolo of IMFnews.com & Sam Garcia of MortgageDaily.com giving a quick MTG NEWS HEADLINES update and Andy Schell (a/k/a "The Profit Doctor") providing tips on FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT. This is followed by the HOT TOPIC segment, which is an in depth discussion about one of the hottest topics related to the mortgage industry. The program can be heard "live" each Monday at Noon Central or downloaded as a podcast. Each week thousands of industry professionals have found this to be an effective way to stay up on all that is happening in the mortgage industry. We invite you to join us to listen and learn. This broadcast is provided to the mortgage industry as a public service compliments of Transformation Mortgage Solutions, transforming an industry, one person, one process and one company at a time.

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On today's show, we've got one of the most influential names in the mortgage industry, Faith Schwartz. We'll be talking about the changes coming to GSE and regulatory leadership, the future of non-QM lending and more. Faith Schwartz, founder of strategic advisory firm Housing Finance System Strategies and president of mortgage fintech FormFree. Many of our listeners will recognize Faith from her past role as executive director of HOPE NOW, an alliance formed by the Secretary of Treasury, HUD, and Industry leaders in response to the housing market crisis. She has also held executive-level positions at CoreLogic and Freddie Mac and served as a senior advisor for Accenture Credit Services. The first half of the program will start with a TMSpotlight Soundbite from Les Parker, a macroeconomic perspective on the economy with a music parody. Then we'll feature Joe Farr providing you a rate & market update, Alice Alvey of Union Home Mortgage providing a regulatory & legislative update followed by Allen Pollack giving us a Tech Report of the latest technology impacting our industry. Then we wrap up the first half the program with Andy Schell, a/k/a ?Profit Doctor? sharing ideas on how to improve your bottom line. We appreciate you telling others about the show! Read more.
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In this episode, David interviews Bill Cosgrove of Union Home Mortgage. Bill's mortgage banking career began in 1986 as a residential loan officer. In 1994 Mr. Cosgrove joined Union Home Mortgage Corp. and in 1998 was named... more

In this episode of the Lykken on Lending podcast, David interviews Ian Franz and Julie Gross about company culture. What Are You Doing About Creating Culture? If you're not actively setting out to create the type of culture you want at your... more

Gary Ort is the former president of Texas Capital Bank's Mortgage Finance division and previously held senior level leadership positions on a local, regional and national levels. Topics Covered in this Interview: Listen: Key to... more

In this episode of Lykken on Lending, David interviews Logan Mohtashami, a senior loan officer at AMC Lending Group, who has been providing mortgage services for California residents since 1987. Logan will take us through a series... more

Joseph J. Murin is currently the Chairman Emeritus of Chrysalis Holdings LLC and the Chairman of JJAM Financial Services LLC. Mr. Murin joined ANC Acquisitions LP in July 2011 as its CEO. "If you keep moving forward, the doors will... more

(read more about Ari Karen, attorney at law, at Strategic Compliance Partners) In our podcast today, David Lykken interviews Ari Karen, Founder and CEO of Strategic Compliance Partners, to discuss the recent court ruling on the PHH... more

John Robbins is a longtime leader in the American mortgage banking industry. He founded and operated several national companies over the course of his 35+ year career, selling two of them to large banking corporations. He served as the... more

In our Hot Topic this week, David Lykken will interview Black Knight's Andy Crisenbery. A great deal of time, resources and investment has been devoted to making eMortgages and eClosings an industry reality…so why hasn't there... more

(Ms. Jan Wetzel - Executive bio is provided by Bloomberg.com) Ms. Jan Wetzel founded Wetzel Trott, Inc. in 1985 and served as its Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Wetzel's extensive underwriting and management background started in 1978... more

In this episode of Lykken on Lending, our Hot Topic guest is John Seroka, Principal & Brand Strategist of Seroka Brand Development. Seroka Brand Development is considered by many as the Mortgage & Financial Industry's... more
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