Study: Mortgage Bankers Kill 133 Trees

Study: Mortgage Bankers Kill 133 Trees

In just my first year in the mortgage business, just a little after the turn of the century, me and the people I worked with killed over 133 trees. Usually, people are all “Loosey-Goosey” when they throw around numbers like that, fudging stats to prove whatever point...
The Documentation Dilemma

The Documentation Dilemma

There isn’t anything fun about applying for a mortgage – except for the part where you close and it’s over. The process is inefficient. The whole thing takes too damn long. And the amount of documentation they ask for could keep a small house warm in the middle of...
Espinal Adler Unveils Secret Weapon

Espinal Adler Unveils Secret Weapon

I high-fived Tony Robbins during the day and that night I was standing 6 or 7 feet away from a bloated, middle-aged Axl Rose who still knew how to put on an amazing show while performing with a quasi-version of Guns n’ Roses in Las Vegas. It was June 2014. I was at...