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Dear lenders, we need more young talent in mortgage finance

How does the industry make mortgages cool?
Lenders and vendors of the tech world filled the expo hall at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Chicago for the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Technology in Mortgage Banking Conference and Expo. But there was one element that was clearly lacking after scanning the room of attendees: young mortgage professionals. How does the industry fix this?
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Case-Shiller reaction: What to make of record high home prices

Zillow, Quicken Loans, First American and others weigh in
The latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices showed that home prices hit a 31-month high in January, but will those record prices be a speed bump or a brick wall for home buying moving forward? Opinions appear to be a bit mixed in that regard, with some analysts viewing January’s data as a significant drawback for certain segments of the home-buying market, while others say the rising prices aren’t a concern, yet.
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Tech talk at MBA: Do we build technology or do we partner?

How to disrupt the mortgage finance industry
No one in the mortgage industry needs to be convinced about the power, prominence and appeal of technology anymore. Look no further than the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Technology in Mortgage Banking Conference and Expo in Chicago for proof. Helping kick off the conference on Monday, executives from JPMorgan Chase, Ellie Mae, USAA and Quicken Loans discussed their perspectives on fintech.
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Are you overestimating your home value?

That might depend on where you live
Many homeowners are overestimating the value of their home, with their estimates coming in above appraised values. And that gap grew even wider in February. However, this is much less true for homeowners on the west coast, where home prices are rising faster than homeowners can keep up with.
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Want to start a mortgage company? loanDepot CEO updates thoughts on barriers to entry

It's a trillion dollar industry
SoFi, loanDepot and Quicken Loans are part of a small cohort of lenders known for pushing the envelope in the mortgage industry and spurring innovation. On an expert tech panel at the Goldman Sachs housing and consumer finance conference, Anthony Hsieh, chairman and CEO of loanDepot, further expanded on a comment he made on the same panel a year ago; The problems facing people who want to get into the industry.
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Here's how much Rocket Mortgage helped Quicken Loans in 2016

Nonbank sets lending record, but how much is digital driven?
It’s been just over a year since Quicken Loans went digital with Rocket Mortgage, the lender’s fully online mortgage. And now that the dust is settled from Rocket Mortgage’s first year of existence, the question is just how much did the digital mortgage drive business for Quicken Loans? The answer depends on your perspective.
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From HW Magazine

2017 HW Tech100 Winner: Quicken Loans

Rocket Mortgage provides consumers online mortgage experience
Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans is the first end-to-end completely online and on-demand mortgage experience.
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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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