Mortgage Essentials

Mortgage Career Resources

Mortgage Career Resources From The CE Shop

Beyond offering the best NMLS-approved courses for every stage of your career, we're devoted to bringing you free resources to grow your mortgage business.

Created by our team of industry experts, our diverse Mortgage Essentials resources consist of comprehensive blogs and ebooks.

Get the latest with our mortgage newsletter!


Recent Resources

What Is Mortgage License Reciprocity?
by The CE Shop Team

As a Mortgage Loan Officer, you’re able to work in multiple states. So what does reciprocity mean, and how can you become licensed in more than one state? 

Fannie Mae's Thoughts on Current Mortgage Rates
by The CE Shop Team

How do fluctuating mortgage rates impact industry giants like Fannie Mae? Let’s take a look at one GSE’s thoughts on the recent changes in the mortgage industry.

What Are the Steps to Getting Your Mortgage Loan Officer License?
by The CE Shop Team

Are you looking into getting your Mortgage Loan Officer license, but don’t know where to start? Here’s an overview of the steps you need to take.

What Are the Responsibilities of a Mortgage Loan Officer?
by The CE Shop Team

What can you anticipate your day-to-day responsibilities to look like as a Mortgage Loan Officer? Here we break down an MLOs expected responsibilities and skills.

Professional Mortgage Organizations You Should Join
by The CE Shop Team

If you’re new to the mortgage industry or looking for new ways to network, here’s a few professional organizations you can join to create a community.

5 Podcasts MLOs Should be Listening to in 2022
by The CE Shop Team

Looking for a fun way to stay informed on the mortgage industry? Check out these 5 podcasts that you should be listening to if you’re a Mortgage Loan Officer.

6 Unique Ways to Market Yourself as a Mortgage Professional
by The CE Shop Team

Finding new ways to market your mortgage services requires constant investment and experimentation. But where should you start?

What Is the NMLS "Successive Years" Rule?
by The CE Shop Team

The NMLS has a rule regarding which Continuing Education courses you can take each year. So what is the "successive years" rule, and how does it affect you as an MLO?

2022 Deadlines Mortgage Loan Officers Need to Know
by The CE Shop Team

As a Mortgage Loan Officer, there are certain deadlines you need to meet each year. Let’s look at 2022’s deadlines so you can stay on top of your requirements.

Is Online Mortgage School Right For You?
by The CE Shop Team

Are you looking into getting your Mortgage Loan Officer license? Here’s a look at what online mortgage school entails to help you decide if it’s right for you.