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Legislators file first round of bills

...dismissal.? HB 12 - Rep. Hughes - Changes the definition of "mortgage loan originators" and exempts nonprofits from mortgage lender and mortgage broker licensing requirements.? HB 13 - Reps. Lynn and Les Gara, D-Anchorage - Requires notice of the postage needed to mail an absentee...
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Northrim Bank officially completes takeover

...Urban Development. For Southeast residents seeking a mortgage lender, Northrim BanCorp recently announced it will acquire...Mortgage, which will keep its name and operate as a mortgage lender separate from Northrim Bank. Juneau's Residential...

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Lack of mortgage rules a concern

...Bankers Association. Anyone can call themselves a mortgage lender in Alaska, which is the only state that does not...describes itself as the nation's largest independent mortgage lender, says it will not disclose what the audit revealed...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...RE/MAX of Juneau. She has 18 years of experience in Montana, Washington and Alaska and was also a real estate mortgage lender in Washington and Juneau. On The Move appears Tuesdays on the business page of the Empire. Please send your business-related...
Outside editorial: Piling abuse atop borrowers in trouble

...important issues at At the center of the federal investigation is Countrywide Financial Corp., the nation's largest mortgage lender and loan servicer. The U.S. Trustee for the bankruptcy courts has subpoenaed Countrywide seeking documents related...
Alaska Digest

...Nelson P. Cohen said Friday. They are part of a group of seven federal prosecutors have charged with deceiving mortgage lenders by overstating income and assets on loan applications. The conspiracy started in 2002 and involved loan amounts...
Alaska Digest

...fraud. Kourosh Partow was part of a group of seven Anchorage residents federal prosecutors charged with deceiving mortgage lenders by overstating income and assets on loan applications. The other six - Azem Limani, Bekim Hasipi, Robin Dorman...
Finally, a big fish on Wall Street is hooked

...related to the vast web of mortgage fraud that underlay the financial collapse of 2008. Last month, an Ocala, Fla., mortgage lender named Lee Farkas was convicted on 14 counts of bank fraud. Ocala, Fla., is a long way from Wall Street, where...
Bagpipers bring passion to Saint Paddy's Day permitting - high winds can be hard on people wearing kilts, she said. Gardner, who has a day job as a mortgage lender at Alaska USA, has led Stroller White Pipes and Drums, Juneau's pipe band, since 1985. Irish bagpipes are rare...


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