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NAR applauds FICO update

Continues to support the credit box widening
Brena Swanson
The National Association of Realtors applauded FICO’s new FICO Score 9 as a way to assess consumer collection information. "NAR will continue to support efforts to broaden access to credit for qualified homebuyers," NAR President Steve Brown said.
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Black Knight’s Closing Insight integrates with Empower

Keeps lenders compliant with CFPB rules
Brena Swanson
"This integration of Closing Insight with Empower is another example of how Black Knight can help lenders realize significant process gains, while supporting timely loan closings to help lenders satisfy their regulatory obligations and provide a better borrower experience,” Black Knight Financial Services said.
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Altisource acquires Mortgage Builder, expands technology reach

Follows recent Equator acquisition
Brena Swanson
"The addition of Mortgage Builder's loan origination, servicing and electronic document management software enhances Altisource's current portfolio which provides customers with one of the most comprehensive real estate and mortgage lifecycle management platforms and services marketplaces available," William Shepro, CEO of Altisource, said.
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FormFree selects John Sheppard as company’s new president

Former VP of Coca-Cola International to lead expansion
Ben Lane
Sheppard brings more than 25 years of senior leadership experience in the consumer goods and technology industries. Earlier in his career, Sheppard was president of several of Coca-Cola’s largest international divisions and vice president of Coca-Cola International.
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Bill Moody named president of mortgage services and technology for Visionet

Industry vet tasked with expanding company's mortgage technology services
Ben Lane
Moody is a 35-year veteran of the mortgage industry. He was one of the founding executives and executive vice president for Williston Financial Group. Now he's set to lead Visionet's mortgage technology business.
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ClosingCorp launches new real estate proceeds tool

Brena Swanson
ClosingCorp, a real estate technology firm, launched a pilot for its new Seller Net Sheet, which leverages the company’s proprietary database designed to inform sellers of their estimated closing proceeds.
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FHFA-OIG: Fannie, Freddie MBS IT system reform hits roadblock

Lack IT experience, costs quickly add up
Brena Swanson
After Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were ordered to create a new system for packaging its mortgage-backed securities, the Federal Housing Finance Agency Office of the Inspector General found there are several significant hiccups that could cause a problem.
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CFPB pushes for eClosings

Fully electronic mortgages will help consumers, regulators say
Brena Swanson
Housing leaders and regulators met in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to further open the door to the greater use of technology in the mortgage process.
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What happened at Ellie Mae? Twitter holds the answer

Social media captures mortgage blackout
Brena Swanson
Ellie Mae drove the industry to the brink Monday and Tuesday after its loan origination system Encompass 360 shut down. Then factor in that it was the end of the month—an extra busy time for lenders—and the market almost lost it.
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The 100 most innovative technology firms

Behold: The 2014 HW TECH100
HousingWire Staff
The inaugural HW TECH100 list is first to look at technology spanning the entire U.S. housing economy.
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