Jessica Huseman is a New York City-based journalist covering housing, education and health. Her work has appeared in such publications as The Atlantic, ProPublica, Slate, The Dallas Morning News, and The Hechinger Report among others.She is a graduate of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, where she was a Stabile Fellow in Investigative Journalism. While there, she was awarded the Pulitzer Traveling Fellowship and the Fred M. Hechinger Award for Education Reporting.
Quicken Loans CEO Bill Emerson's term as chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association underscores how the Internet-and-phone channel has grown from a quirky novelty to transformative force in the industry.
Many lenders think home loans are off-limits for undocumented immigrants because they lack Social Security numbers, but higher-cost loans using borrowers' individual taxpayer identification numbers are available and being made by a handful of firms.