The Mobile Mortgage Factor
Among companies to recently enhance their mobile offerings are a wholesale lender, a valuation technology firm and a mortgage insurance company.
Banks Take Lead in Mobile Migration
As consumers abandon traditional bank branches in favor of mobile platforms at breakneck speed, financial institutions are enhancing their mobile offerings at a comparable pace.
AU Likely Culprit of Bernanke's Denied Refinance
While the former Federal Reserve chairman isn't saying much about his denied application to refinance except that lenders might have gone too far, industry insiders speculate that he has plenty of options.
Improved Valuation Service Offerings
Several service providers have stepped up their appraisal offerings, some though alliances with other service providers. One vendor recently picked up two new clients.
Best Handlers of Mortgage Leads
In a ranking of network lenders who compete for mortgage leads, a company operating from the Empire State maintained its top standing.
Technology Enhances Appraisal Services
Several appraisal service providers have either stepped up their own technology or aligned with other mortgage technology providers to improve their valuation service offerings.
CFPB Selects 12 Firms for eClosing Pilot
A dozen firms, more than half of which are lenders, have been selected by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to participate in a digital experiment.
Appraisal Service Providers Team Up
Several valuation firms have joined forces to improve client product offerings. One service provider is supporting trade groups, and individuals at two other firms have been recognized for achievements.