Ben is the Managing Editor for New American Funding. In this role, Ben helps with content creation, news coverage, and serving our audience of borrowers, real estate agents, loan originators, and other housing professionals. Prior to joining New American Funding, Ben worked at HousingWire, a top housing media outlet. Ben joined HousingWire in 2014 as a reporter and was later promoted to Senior Financial Reporter, Editor, and eventually to Managing Editor. During his time at HousingWire, Ben helped elevate HousingWire to national acclaim and record traffic growth. He was also honored with multiple awards for his work, including an Eddie Award from Folio Magazine and a Gold Award for Best Trade Magazine Story from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.
Posts by Ben Lane
Are you conflicted between buying a condo or renting an apartment? Choosing one over the other presents a very different type of lifestyle, and it may be difficult to even know what the difference is between a condo and an apartment.
- Jun. 10, 2021
- Home Life
Believe it or not, tax season is already here. And if you are looking for possible deductions on your federal income taxes, there are plenty of reasons to read on. If you completed a mortgage refinance in 2020, you may be realizing the benefits of lower payments and possibly a lower rate.
- Feb. 19, 2021
- Home Loans
Despite the pandemic’s impact on the country and the economy, one could argue that housing was never hotter than it was last year.
- Jan. 19, 2021
- Home Loans
- Different Day, Same FOMC Meeting
- What are Mortgage Points?
- Is there a best time to buy a house?
- Pros and Cons of Buying a Condo
- Inflation vs Growth
- Considering Buying the Model Home
- Roadmap to Homeownership
- Tips for Improving Your Credit Score
- What is the Cost to Refinance a Mortgage and the Break-Even Point?
- Inflation Is Here