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Plaza News + Updates

Celebrating 20 Years of Putting Clients First

Posted by Plaza Home Mortgage on February 9, 2021

This year we at Plaza Home Mortgage® are proud to be marking an important milestone in our company history – 20 years in business. Over the years we have experienced the highs and the lows of our industry, and did so alongside many of our clients. But one thing has remained unchanged at Plaza – and that is our commitment to providing you with the highest level of service and support. We celebrate and thank you, and look forward to 20 more years!

Plaza’s leadership reflects on the last 20 years, and what it took to achieve this milestone. Check out their stories.

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Topics: Wholesale News, National Correspondent News, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance, Mini-Correspondent News

Mortgage Industry Leaders Discuss Leveraging Tech, Tools, and People

Posted by Plaza Home Mortgage on December 4, 2020

Mortgage Industry Leaders Discuss Leveraging Tech, Tools, and People

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Topics: Wholesale News, National Correspondent News, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance, Mini-Correspondent News

Warrior Foundation Freedom Station Donation

Posted by Plaza Wholesale on November 25, 2020

Plaza is turning 20 in 2020, and the official celebration will kick off soon! To help commemorate the milestone, and in honor of Veteran’s Day, we’ve donated $20,000 to Warrior Foundation Freedom Station, a San Diego-based military charity that assists ill and injured service members. See their amazing work for yourself:

A Success Story: Sgt. Povas Miknaitis, Scout Sniper, U.S. Marine Corps

Learn more or make a donation

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Topics: Wholesale News, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance

2021 Conforming Loan Limits: Effective immediately for new locks!

Posted by Plaza Wholesale on November 24, 2020

The FHFA has announced the new conforming loan limits for loans purchased by Fannie Mae® and Freddie Mac on or after January 1, 2021.

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Topics: Wholesale News, Wholesale Program Updates, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance

MReport names Plaza to the "Top 30 Companies in Mortgage & Servicing"

Posted by Plaza Home Mortgage on November 16, 2020

Plaza Home Mortgage® was recently named one of the Top 30 Companies in Mortgage & Servicing by MReport Magazine. The companies recognized met the challenges of this year with “an ideal blend of benefits, perks, culture and atmosphere that sets them apart from the rest.” As we continue to navigate the challenges of the day, Plaza remains committed to the health and happiness of our associates and the communities we serve alike. Read more about this recognition in the November edition of MReport Magazine.

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Topics: Wholesale News, National Correspondent News, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance, Mini-Correspondent News

Plaza’s new Agency Express just got better [pricing]

Posted by Plaza Wholesale on November 4, 2020

Get on the Express Track with Speedy Turn Times – and Now Lower Pricing for Wholesale!

Agency Express from Plaza Home Mortgage® offers brokers faster initial turn times on eligible core Fannie Mae® or Freddie Mac programs. It’s a streamlined Wholesale submission option for eligible W-2 or fixed income borrowers, plus you may be able to close in as few as 10-15 days.

And even better news – Plaza will waive the .50 bp Adverse Market Refinance Fee on new Wholesale Agency Express refis locked through the end of the year - 12.31.20!

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Topics: Wholesale News, Wholesale Program Updates, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance

New Agency Express for Mortgage Brokers

Posted by Plaza Wholesale on October 23, 2020

Get on the Express Track with Best-in-Class Turn Times

Agency Express from Plaza Home Mortgage® offers brokers faster initial turn times on eligible core Fannie Mae® or Freddie Mac programs. It’s a streamlined submission option for eligible W-2 or fixed income borrowers with pricing they’ll love, plus you may be able to close in as few as 10-15 days.

Agency Express is available for purchase, rate/term and cash-out refinance on Conforming Balance and High Balance/Super Conforming loans.

Let’s get your deals on the Agency Express. Get more details on which loans qualify on our information page, or download our Snapshot to go a little deeper.

Talk to your Plaza Account Executive today and take advantage of the new Agency Express, or email us at hereforyou@plazahomemortgage.com.

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Topics: Wholesale News, Wholesale Program Updates, Plaza in the News, Plaza at a Glance

Removal of File Status Requirements

Posted by Plaza Wholesale on October 16, 2020

Plaza is committed to helping our brokers deliver the best service possible for their borrowers. That’s why we are happy to announce that we have removed all file status requirements to lock VA IRRRL and FHA Streamline refis. 

And as a reminder, there are still no file status requirements for locks on purchase loans, and pre-locks are allowed.

Contact your Plaza Account Executive for more information or if you have any questions about this update

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Topics: Wholesale News, Plaza in the News, Mini-Correspondent News

Repair Cracks in the Nest Egg

Posted by Plaza Reverse on October 2, 2020

In times like these, reverse mortgages provide savvy homeowners with a way to access liquidity for additional income or to rebuild reserves. At the same time, senior homeowners can secure future credit to sustain their retirement needs,” Mark Reeve, VP Reverse Mortgage Division. Read the full article, ‘Repair Cracks in the Nest Egg,’ now at Scotsman Guide.

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Topics: Reverse HECM, Wholesale News, Plaza in the News, Mini-Correspondent News

NAMB National 2020

Posted by Plaza Wholesale on October 1, 2020

Join Plaza for a Virtual Conference Like No Other

Join Plaza Home Mortgage® at this year’s National Association of Mortgage Brokers National 2020 conference on October 14-15, for an entirely virtual experience that will help you set the groundwork for the rest of the year and beyond.

When you register for the conference, use the code PLAZAFREE at checkout for complimentary registration (code expires October 8, at 11:59PM PT).

Event Details:
NAMB National 2020
October 14-15
www.namb.org

Register Now

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Topics: Wholesale News, Plaza in the News, Mini-Correspondent News, Plaza Events