“2014 will be another year of significant changes for the mortgage industry as the full impact of the new lending environment becomes a reality and lenders work to convince proven producers, to stay or join their company,” commented CEO, Drew Waterhouse.
Mission Viejo, CA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013
Hammerhouse LLC, an expanding national recruiting and strategic growth firm for the financial service industry with mortgage sales and leadership placement at its core, launched today its Fourth Annual Survey of Originator Opinion, which seeks out originators for their opinions on critical issues facing the mortgage industry and impacting their job performance. The Annual Survey of Originator Opinion has become a key indicator for mortgage lenders on what they need to focus on to attract, hire and retain talent with transferable books of business.
To participate in this 25 question Annual Survey for Originator Opinions please click here to participate and enter for a chance to win an iPad or visit the “What’s Hot Section” on the company’s website. The survey will take less than 5 minutes to complete.
“2014 will be another year of significant changes for the mortgage industry as the full impact of the new lending environment becomes a reality and lenders work to convince proven producers, to stay or join their company,” commented Drew Waterhouse, Managing Director of Hammerhouse. “Hammerhouse is a leading source of actionable information, and we urge all originators to take a few minutes to complete this survey and become influencers for a better mortgage industry.”
As a thank you for participation, Hammerhouse is raffling off a new 16G iPad. Entries must be made at the time the survey is taken and no later than February 15, 2014. We will be drawing, announcing and posting the raffle winner on our website April 1, 2014.
Hammerhouse annual comprehensive survey covers six key business components within the mortgage origination industry: Leadership, Culture, Business, Operations, Technology and Geography. All mortgage loan originators (bank, mortgage bank, correspondent or broker) are invited to complete the survey. Answers are confidential and will only appear in an aggregate analysis. Results of the survey are used to educate lenders on the perceptions of loan officers and to advocate for improvements that will benefit loan officers, leaders, lenders and consumers.
In Hammerhouse’s Third Annual Survey of Originator Opinions released in 2013 originators key responses to the survey questions covered:
- Regulatory oversight remains the top issue facing the industry.
- Mid-sized, non-depository lenders are superior alternatives to large depositories or brokers.
- Lender’s operational capability is clearly their most important attribute.
- Leaders of lending organizations are judged by their integrity and the clarity of their vision.
- Recruitment of top originating talent has intensified.
- Loan volume will rise, as will their personal production.
- Marketing must be diversified and involve referral relationships with professional partners.
About Hammerhouse LLC
Hammerhouse LLC is an expanding national recruiting and strategic growth firm for the financial services industry with mortgage sales and leadership placement at its core. Founded in 2008, Hammerhouse partners with clients to source, attract, model match, hire and retain revenue-generating human capital at all levels of an organization---- from production to executive leadership. Through its unique model matching process, Hammerhouse helps mortgage bankers and depositories as well as private equity firms entering and expanding in the market, expand top line revenue by adding experienced mortgage professionals that focus on purchase business and have developed transferable relationships from referral partners and past customers. For more information on Hammerhouse LLC, please visit http://www.teamhammerhouse.com.
Cara Hopkins Director, Client Relations
Telephone: 949.655.0385 x129