Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 24, 2023
Home Point Capital Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

(State or other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

2211 Old Earhart Road, Suite 250
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (888) 616-6866

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading Symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which
Common Stock, par value $0.0000000072 per share
The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
(The Nasdaq Global Select Market)

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Item 5.02
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On February 24, 2023, Mark E. Elbaum submitted his resignation as the Chief Financial Officer of Home Point Capital Inc. (the “Company”). Mr. Elbaum’s resignation will be effective April 3, 2023. He will continue to serve the Company as its Chief Financial Officer through such date to assist the Company with the filing of its Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2022.

In connection with his departure, Mr. Elbaum will enter into a separation agreement (the “Separation Agreement”) with the Company. The Separation Agreement provides that Mr. Elbaum will continue to participate in a limited way in certain of the Company’s incentive-based stock and option plans. The Separation Agreement also contains a general release of claims against the Company, as well as other customary covenants.

The foregoing description of the Separation Agreement is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Separation Agreement, which will be filed as an exhibit to the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2022.

Mr. Elbaum’s departure is not related to the Company’s financial or operating results or to any disagreements with the Company regarding the Company’s financial, operational, accounting or reporting policies or practices.

The Company has begun a process to identify Mr. Elbaum’s successor.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: March 1, 2023
/s/ Jean Weng
Jean Weng
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary