Morning Roundup (2/10/2022)– Labor Market Uncertainty, Second Home Demand Remains High

Good Morning! Today is Thursday, February 10. Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi suggested that they were open to banning members of Congress from trading stocks. Officials have delayed the medal ceremony for team figure skating amid reports that a Russian skater failed a drug test. A former casino executive was sentenced to a year and a day in prison for a bribery scheme to get his daughter into U.S.C. The Mortgage Note Reports Impact Of Labor Numbers On Housing Market Remains Unclear: Despite an uptick in job numbers and an increase in personal incomes, there is still uncertainty about how the latest Labor Statistics Report will impact the housing market. Second Home Demand: Second home demand outpaced primary residence demand…

Anchor Loans Rebrands As Part Of Growth And Expansion Strategy

Anchor Loans has unveiled its new face, a new corporate identity and website, as part of growth and expansion plans for 2022, the company announced. “As we look to continue our aggressive growth trajectory and expand our offerings, we want our branding to reflect our leadership in the market,” said Andy Pollock, chief executive officer of Anchor Loans.  “Our new logo and website are designed to more accurately represent the characteristics our clients associate with Anchor Loans: modern, streamlined, efficient, and customer-focused.” The rebranding comes on the heels of the company’s acquisition by the investment management firm Pretium Partners in November 2021. Pretium is the second-largest single-family landlord in the US. It made headlines last year when Zillow sold it…