Entries by Genworth Mortgage Insurance

Reflecting on the Past and Looking to the Future with National Homeownership Month

What is National Homeownership Month? June is National Homeownership Month, a time to celebrate the benefits that homeownership brings to families, neighborhoods, and communities across America. But this year, it looks significantly different than we all could have imagined. For many Americans, homeownership is at risk – homeowners who have lost their jobs due to […]

Productivity Tips for Mortgage Professionals to Have the Most Impact

We’re in a unique situation….pipelines are full but given the coronavirus pandemic, we’re having to keep up with changes in the law, changes in business guidelines, and borrower inquiries. Using our days productively is now more critical than ever. If you feel like you’ve been stuck in a productivity rut recently or that you’re not […]

[Ask an RU] Got Solar? Questions to Ask When Underwriting a Home with Solar Power

Solar power is gaining momentum in the U.S., and we’re moving towards incorporating this cleaner, more efficient source in many areas of our lives, including our homes. Solar energy technology has come a long way in the last 100+ years: solar cell technology was first produced in the late 1800’s, and solar panels as we […]