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Suspect in murder of Realtor Sidney Cranston pleads not guilty to new felony charges

Accomplice to murder also pleaded not guilty
The suspect in the murder of Realtor Sidney Cranston Jr., 40, pleaded not guilty in Mohave County Superior Court to new felony charges of concealment of a dead body and tampering with evidence. The news is the latest update in a case that dates backs nearly 18 months and was originally thought to have gone cold.
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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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From HW Magazine

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: XINNIX

Mortgage academy revolutionizes student learning with its mobile and desktop application
XINNIX's app provides different views for the loan officer in training, their manager and the XINNIX trainers. Trainers can also track how long it is taking trainees to complete the program and communication with the student.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Wipro Gallagher Solutions

End-to-end point-of-sale system automates compliance
NetOxygen, an end-to-end point-of-sale system and loan origination system, guides users through the entire origination lifecycle and automates compliance at every step, maximizing productivity.
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2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Whiteboard Mortgage Systems

New technology allows lenders to leverage business strategies across enterprise
Whiteboard Mortgage Systems helps mortgage professionals close more loans, create better relationships and increase referrals by automatically staying in touch with their contacts through the entire loan origination process.
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