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Mortgage application defects keep rising

Michigan, Florida, Texas lead First American application defect index
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TitleOne acquires Sun Valley Title Company

TitleOne’s footprint expands to 15 locations in 14 Idaho counties
TitleOne, an Idaho-based provider of title insurance and settlement services, announced the acquisition of Sun Valley Title Company. With the expansion, TitleOne now has 15 total offices and more than 200 employees in 14 Idaho counties.
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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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