Posted To: Pipeline PressWe’re in the middle of mortgage conference season. (Are there any apple orchards left with all the applewood smoked bacon served at breakfasts?) The MBA’s National Conference begins Saturday – yes, nearly every conference eats into the weekend – and attendees will be watching the LTV (lender to vendor) ratio. Plenty of vendors are merging or partnering, raising money, offering new products – lots of news below. And in legal news, there’s even an app that lets people sue anyone! Great – just what we need, huh? Lender Products and Services Royal Pacific Funding (RPF) is offering its broker partners more value to their borrowers. RPF will apply a credit at closing for your borrower equal to a free appraisal (up to $500) on all purchase and refinance transactions…(read more)Forward this article via email: Send a copy of this story to someone you know that may want to read it.