Northeast lender sees best market conditions in a decade

Credits Obama administration for regulatory reform

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Early in 2007, I had traveled to Tucson, Ariz., to interview the CEO of a high-flying mortgage company, First Magnus Financial Corp., which had completed more than $30 billion worth of originations in 2006.

"We expect to do $36 billion in 2007," the CEO boasted to me.