Real estate service provider Green River Capital released a new tool to allow people who are investing in the single-family rental bond market to better track their collateralized properties and the people who touch them.
The secondary mortgage market is staging a determined, if quiet, recovery. Our list of Secondary Market All-Stars spotlights companies at the heart of the industry who are delivering solutions and services in both the GSE and private-label market, and forging a path for others to follow.
Clayton Holdings announced several leadership changes as it continues to play to its strengths and execute on its long-term vision. Most notably, Lorenz Schwarz, the president of Green River Capital, has been promoted to executive vice president of strategic initiatives and new business at Clayton.
Clayton Holdings, a provider of mortgage services, appointed two new executive positions, naming Joe D’Urso president and chief operating officer of Clayton Holdings and Lorenz Schwarz president of Green River Capital.
The mortgage industry is leveraging technology like never before, streamlining processes across the spectrum of lending, servicing, investing and real estate. The combination of regulatory pressure and consumer expectations have set a high standard for efficiency and transparency, requiring a significant investment of time, money and talent to hit the right notes for both.
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.
Mortgage banks have traditionally been slow to embrace new technologies, and while the technology that has improved efficiency, security and customer experience in a multitude of other industries (transportation, education and retail, to name a few) is finding its way into the loan production process, a lot of opportunity still exists in other stages of the mortgage life cycle.