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"Rocket Mod": The future of mortgage default servicing?

How technology will change loss mitigation
Over the last few years, technological advancements took mortgage originations from the fax machine to the smartphone — and from months of waiting to approval in minutes. Could the same thing be coming for mortgage modifications?
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Quicken Loans begins long journey with DOJ over FHA violation charges

Will the case ever be dismissed?
Monday marked the first of what will likely be many hearings between Quicken Loans and the Department of Justice before a U.S. district judge over FHA lending violation charges. If the first hearing on Quicken Loans’ request to have the case dismissed is denied, the trial will begin in a little more than two years. Here's an update to one of the biggest wars brewing in mortgage finance.
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Quicken Loans names new CEO, Bill Emerson promoted

Emerson to take an expanded role advocating for the mortgage industry
Quicken Loans is switching up its leadership team, announcing three executive-level promotions on Friday, which includes longtime CEO Bill Emerson, effective immediately. In his 24 years with the company, Emerson not only oversaw the growth of the Quicken Loans, but he has also been a major spokesperson for the mortgage industry. And according to Quicken Loans, Emerson is only going to be a more prominent voice in the industry from here.
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[Video] This is why the founder of Quicken Loans is ready for Trump

He is done with this "crazy regulations" environment
Taking a break from the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert sat down for an interview with Bloomberg to discuss another big sector on his radar, mortgages. Quicken Loans is in the middle of a landmark battle against the U.S. Department of Justice, which Gilbert discusses in the interview and gives his thoughts on settling.
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Quicken Loans parent acquires mortgage shopping website LowerMyBills.com

Rock Holdings continues expanding empire
Rock Holdings, the parent company of Quicken Loans, announced Friday that it is expanding its portfolio with the acquisition of LowerMyBills and ClassesUSA from Core Digital Media. The acquisition of LowerMyBills.com is an interesting one, considering that the site is a financial services comparison site, which allows consumers to shop around for various financial products, including mortgages.
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Here are HousingWire's top 10 articles of 2016

Thanks to our loyal readers for making this another great year
The past year was record-breaking for HousingWire in just about every metric we have, and that’s all thanks to you, our loyal readers. You push us to do more, to do better, to reach higher, to dig deeper, to keep fighting, and we have no plans of stopping. So here, as we begin a new year, are HousingWire’s top 10 articles of 2016, as determined by our readers.
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Quicken Loans' In-House Realty seeks to be one-stop home buying shop with OpenHouse acquisition

Deal combines online home search, finding an agent, mortgage process
In-House Realty, a member of the “Quicken Loans family of companies,” announced this week that it plans to acquire the Toronto-based technology group and its proprietary technology platform from OpenHouse Realty, a Santa Monica, California-based residential real estate company.
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Trump names Quicken Loans VP to HUD transition team

Leading the way for Carson to accept position as HUD secretary?
Trump named a new member to the Department of Housing and Urban development transition team – Quicken loans Executive Vice President Shawn Krause. Could this appointment be what finally pushes HUD Secretary nominee Ben Carson to announce his acceptance?
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