Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O’Brien is a mortgage banker turned software entrepreneur at LenderLogix. With QuickQual by LenderLogix, your borrowers and Realtors can issue their own pre-qualification and pre-approval letters. Intrigued? Learn more now.

Newsletter: Closed Loan Economics, Mariah Carey, Better Mortgage

Lending Insight from our CEO 💡 

One of the most eye-opening concepts you can learn as a mortgage banker is to understand the economics of a closed loan.

According to the MBA, in Q3 2021 the numbers looked something like this:
Net Revenue per Loan: 396 bps
Expenses per Loan: 307 bps
Net Profit per Loan: 89 bps


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