mortgage origination


The creation of a new mortgage. Mortgage origination involves the necessary legal papers, the marketing of the mortgage to consumers, the qualifying of the buyer, the processing of the mortgage and the placement of the mortgage on the lender's books.

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You should always try and make sure that you have shopped around and got the best rate when you are looking for a mortgage origination.

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With the zero interest rate policy in effect, mortgage origination numbers are declining because fewer people need to refinance because their loans are already at the lowest level.

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The financial crisis was caused in part by a failure to regulate the individuals who were in charge of mortgage origination because they gave out too many mortgages to people who could not afford them.

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