Real Estate

Introducing the 2017 HW Tech100

Here are the most innovative technology companies in housing
HousingWire Magazine is pleased to announce the 2017 HW TECH100, an award reserved for the top technology companies leading the housing industry. Inclusion on this list is a truly special honor — and here’s why: the HW TECH100 is the only list of tech innovation that captures the entire U.S. housing economy, spanning from real estate to mortgage lending, servicing and investments.
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Homeowners pay the most property taxes in these 10 states

Where does your state fall?

After settling the down payment and closing costs, homeowners look to pay their mortgage payment and their property taxes. While these taxes are barely felt in some places, that is not the case for everyone. In fact, in the top state, average homeowners could be looking at an added $600 per month in property taxes.


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How consumer demand is fueling a mortgage transformation

Companies are innovating to keep pace with heightened expectations
Ironically, the monkey on the mortgage industry’s back for the past 10 years — increasing regulation — is the very thing that forced companies to find efficiencies in every part of the process, which serves them well as they look to engage tech-savvy consumers. Even as the enforcement of some of those regulations is now in question, the long-lasting benefits of investing in automation will stand. 
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Nexsys

Clear Path is a real-time management solution for mortgage-related transactions
Clear Path is a real-time solution for the management of mortgage-related transactions, orders, provider performance, and service allocations, which is critical in the changing regulatory environment.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Tavant Technologies

Tavant's new tools save time, simplify processes
Tavant’s latest suite of tools optimizes the back-end solutions and simplifies the front-end experience by changing the paper-saturated and time consuming loan fulfillment process into an efficient flow of data.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Mercury Network

Company delivers 40 new features including commercial appraisal management
The company’s integrations with other third-party technology providers have expanded and its entire network has grown to connect to more than 23,000 appraisal vendors and more than 265 appraisal management company vendors.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Sperlonga Data

Data technology company expands to community associations
Sperlonga Data allows servicers and investors to deliver reliable, easily retrievable, and standardized data on existing accounts - and now brings that technology to the HOA industry.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Simplifile

Platform enables lenders and settlement agents to collaborate
Simplifile Collaboration enables lenders and settlement agents to share, receive, and validate documents and data, as well as gives visibility and provides a platform for collaborating on fee data, documents, and transaction details.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Scrypt

Cloud-based platform increases loan process speed
XDOC is designed for high performance, scalability, and full function integration with third-party applications and can shave days off of underwriting.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Investability

Platform matches investors with properties that meet financial criteria
Powered by RentRange, Investability provides investors with three things that have historically been difficult to access outside of their local market: information, resources and properties.
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