SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): June 13, 2018
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
601 Union Street, Ste. 2000, Seattle, WA 98101
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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The information provided pursuant to this Item 7.01 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing or other document filed by the Company pursuant to the Exchange Act or the Securities Act except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing or document. The information provided pursuant to this Item 7.01 shall instead be deemed “furnished.”
On June 13, 2018, HomeStreet, Inc. ("HomeStreet" or the "Company") issued a press release reporting certain steps the Company is taking to streamline its mortgage operations. A copy of the press release is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and incorporated herein by reference. The press release is available on HomeStreet's investor relations web site at http://ir.homestreet.com.
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: June 13, 2018
/s/ Mark R. Ruh
Mark R. Ruh
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary