Quicken Loans Hiring 100s in 4 States
Hundreds of employees are being recruited by Quicken Loans Inc. The job openings, which include a variety of positions, are for jobs in four states.
Online Lenders Among Mortgage Mergers
Two online residential lenders, including a startup and a newly acquired firm, hope to shake up the home-lending process. Another recent mortgage-related transaction involves a correspondent rural lending business.
Events Target LOS Users, Financial Institutions
Upcoming mortgage-related conferences and events are targeted at banks, credit unions and and rural lenders. One of the events is for users of a loan origination system.
Government Mortgages Drive Up Fraud Risk
Defects on mortgage applications rose for the first time in eight months, and it was deterioration on government mortgages that was behind the increase.
Appraisal Services Technology Enhanced
Several mortgage service providers that offer appraisal technology have recently announced enhancements that are designed to help residential lenders increase efficiency, maintain compliance and meet new government mortgage requirements.
Mortgage Conference News
Several recent and upcoming mortgage-related events tackle U.S. politics, legal and regulatory issues and financial technology. One government workshop will focus marketplace lending.
Mortgage Servicing Technology Advancements
Residential loan servicers have been adopting new mortgage servicing systems, while a default servicing tool has been enhanced to meet an agency policy change.
Production and Pricing Engines Improved
Improvements have recently been made to multiple product-and-pricing engines, some through integrations. One lender's investment in a PPE has reportedly reaped phenomenal returns.