HousingWire & MCT Webinar:
Strategies for MSR Management in 2021

As MSR pricing and volatility begin to normalize in 2021, many portfolio managers are revisiting their short-term and long-term servicing strategy. In this webinar, MCT’s Phil Laren, David Burruss and several mortgage lenders reviewed current MSR market trends and strategies to optimize your portfolio. 

View the recording below from our webinar on March 18th at 11am PT. 

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Market pricing for mortgage servicing rights experienced a dramatic decline in early 2020 largely due to the pandemic and its effects on borrowers. As a result, lenders with the flexibility pivoted quickly to retain servicing, resulting in phenomenal growth in their servicing portfolio. 

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In this webinar, MCT and several mortgage lenders discussed strategies for MSR management in 2021. View the webinar recording or download the slidedeck. 

Topics included:

  • Update on current MSR trends
  • Explore strategies used by mortgage lenders on stabilizing MSR pricing and which loans to retain or release
  • Strategies to analyze your growing portfolio and what metrics should be evaluated
  • How to fully leverage your MSR portfolio to address cash flow needs

HousingWire MCT MSR Webinar

As MSR pricing and volatility begin to normalize in 2021, many portfolio managers are revisiting their short-term and long-term servicing strategy. View the webinar recording for insight into MSR management in 2021. 

About the Webinar Presenters:

Phil Laren

MCT’s mortgage servicing software, MSRLive!, was created by industry veteran Phil Laren.

Mr. Laren has more than 30 years experience in Capital Markets, predominantly in servicing. He is experienced in all aspects of servicing, modeling, pricing, trading, negotiating, hedging, risk analysis, accounting analysis and operations.  He is also very experienced building teams and managing traders & analysts.

David Burruss

Mr. Burruss is a 30 mortgage industry veteran. As Director of MSR Sales, David is responsible for marketing outreach and acquisition of new customers.

Previously Mr. Burruss worked in the subservicing and MSR world uncovering private label clients and those who wanted to sell MSR. He ran his own consulting firm offering a broad range of services like business/product development, investor relations, recruiting and outsourcing.

Matt Danilowicz

Matt is a seasoned CEO with a well-recognized history of start-ups, turnarounds, and consolidations. 

His core strengths are inspiring people to strive for excellence, creating resilient and respectful company cultures, strategic planning, product life cycle management and technology innovation, marketing, organizational design, mergers and acquisitions and international business-to-business sales management.

Matt Danilowicz, CEO, Doorway Home Loans

John Davis

John has over 30 years of mortgage banking experience primarily in capital markets with emphasis on MSR and Whole Loan valuation and analysis.

John has been party to numerous transactions involving purchase and sale of MSRs. He received his B.S. in Finance from Arizona State University and B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Houston.

John Davis, VP Secondary Marketing, Envoy Mortgage