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Nov 13, 2014, 00:15 ET

Nation's Second Largest Nonbank Consumer Lender loanDepot LLC To Acquire Mortgage Master Inc

 loanDepot, LLC, the nation's second largest nonbank consumer lender, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Mortgage...

Oct 22, 2014, 00:10 ET

One-Third Of Millennials Say A Boost Of Income Of 15% Or Less Is Enough To Buy First Home

 An increase of 15 percent or less in annual income will be enough to turn nearly one third (29%) of U.S. Millennials1 into home buyers,...

Oct 03, 2014, 16:44 ET

Hey, Ben: We'd Like to Talk to You About that Home Loan!

Hi, Ben: It's Anthony Hsieh here, chief executive officer and chairman of loanDepot LLC, one of the fastest-growing nonbank lenders in the...

Sep 03, 2014, 06:00 ET
Tim Li appointed general manager, consumer lending at loanDepot, one of the fastest growing nonbank lenders in the nation. loanDepot plans to begin offering personal loans in early 2015. (PRNewsFoto/loanDepot LLC)

loanDepot Moves Beyond Mortgages Into Personal Loans

loanDepot LLC, one of the fastest-growing nonbank lenders in the nation, today announced plans to begin offering personal loans in early 2015. The...

Aug 21, 2014, 13:18 ET
imortgage logo (PRNewsFoto/imortgage)

imortgage Opens Atlanta Branch

 At a time when many national bank brands are retreating from mortgage lending, imortgage, a top-five private mortgage lending company,...

Aug 06, 2014, 09:00 ET
Jon Frojen, Chief Financial Officer, loanDepot (PRNewsFoto/loanDepot, LLC)

loanDepot Appoints Chief Financial Officer Jon Frojen

 loanDepot, LLC, one of the nation's fastest growing non-bank lenders, today announced the appointment of Jon Frojen as chief financial officer...

Apr 30, 2014, 05:30 ET
loanDepot logo.  (PRNewsFoto/LoanDepot.com, LLC)

loanDepot Expands Market Presence With Launch Of Wholesale Loan Division

 loanDepot LLC, the nation's seventh largest private, independent lender, today announced the launch of its wholesale lending division,...

Apr 22, 2014, 05:30 ET

Fear Of Rejection Drives Almost Half Of Today's Potential Homebuyers Away From Housing Market

 Fear they will not qualify for a mortgage has stopped nearly half (46%) of today's potential home buyers from pursuing the financing they need...

Apr 07, 2014, 05:45 ET
David Norris, President and Chief Operating Officer, loanDepot.  (PRNewsFoto/loanDepot)

loanDepot Appoints David Norris As President And Chief Operating Officer

loanDepot, LLC, the nation's third largest privately-held independent retail mortgage lender and operator of loanDepot.com and imortgage, today...