Are REOs ready for a comeback?

Are REOs ready for a comeback?

Clear Capital: Increases in distressed, seasonal changes suggest yes

Mortgage application defects keep rising

Michigan, Florida, Texas lead First American application defect index

Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: When will mortgage lending pick up?

Plus, more on the future of Fannie and Freddie
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CoreLogic: Home prices rose 6.9% in July 2015

Home prices projected to grow 4.7% by July 2016
Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased by 6.9% in July 2015 compared with July 2014, according to CoreLogic. Texas led while Mississippi and Massachusetts bled. Want to know more?
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Company Spotlight: Auction.com

Meeting the growing demand for mobile transactions
“Within our competitive environment, we have a pretty significant lead in terms of our technology deployment,” Sharga said. “Our partnership with Google has been very helpful to our product and engineering teams, which are tapping into Google’s expertise for mobile development and SEO optimization."
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Mortgage technology product showcase: Sapphire and Pathway

Veros enables easy appraisal submission to the secondary market
Additionally, customers utilizing Sapphire or Pathway solutions — before delivering to these portals — have the ability to utilize a number of automated quality control tools including automated QC order and review rules and upfront appraisal scoring by VeroSCORE to provide a determination of appraisal risk.
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Mortgage technology product showcase: ClosingStream

ServiceLink delivers a seamless closing experience
The ClosingStream solution not only gives consumers the mortgage borrowing experience they want, but it creates efficiencies for the lender. By following ClosingStream’s online delivery and acknowledgement solution, lenders can save up to four days over mail-away disclosure processes.
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Mortgage technology product showcase: Roostify

Silicon-Valley start up simplifies the mortgage application process
The Roostify platform allows everyone involved in the transaction to see exactly where the paperwork is in the pipeline and who the point person is for moving it along that phase of the chain.
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Mortgage technology product showcase: Closing Insight

RealEC Technologies solution meets CFPB collaboration requirements
Closing Insight allows both lenders and settlement agents to efficiently collaborate on documents and fees to meet the new timeline requirements and enable an automated collaborative disclosure workflow between lenders and agents.
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Mortgage technology product showcase: Path Software

Crafted workflows with role-based functionality
The structure of the software eliminates the need for outside systems for the front and back end and provides data integrity by requiring loan data to match the lock data.
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Mortgage technology product showcase: Loan HD Enterprise

LoanLogics loan quality and performance analytics platform
The platform incorporates unique innovations to verify and validate loan file data from accurate pricing and eligibility, through the classification and data extraction of submitted loan documents, audit rules automation and structured audit workflows, to servicing on-boarding and loan performance analytics.
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Mortgage technology product showcase: eTrac Enterprise

Global DMS appraisal workflow engine built into Enterprise platform
eTrac Enterprise is a 100% web-based, single-source valuation management platform that centralizes and compliantly automates all aspects of the appraisal process: vendor management, orders, assignments, tracking, accounting, delivery, reviews and sells.
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