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Record low mortgage rates hold steady at 2.72%

This is the second week in a row rates have sat at the lowest recorded level in the survey’s near 50-year history.

What Yellen as Treasury Secretary would mean for housing

Experts weigh in on former Fed Chair’s possible impact on GSE reform and how she could jumpstart the economy.

Building the one-touch digital mortgage

As Katherine Campbell drives toward a one-touch mortgage, she’s taking time to share what she has learned along the way.


2020 HW Tech100 Mortgage winner: Covered Insurance Solutions

Digital insurance marketplace making insurance shopping smarter

Covered Insurance Solutions is a digital insurance marketplace making insurance shopping smarter and simpler through its integration with partners in the loan origination, servicing and real estate channels. Covered plays a critical role in the digital mortgage by providing unbiased insurance options at exactly the right time in each mortgage transaction. Covered’s technology enables its partners to include insurance shopping as part of their mortgage processes, cutting down on closing times and costs, and delighting customers through an excellent experience.

  • Covered digitizes the once-analog homeowners insurance process, providing fast, accurate and actionable quotes from top insurance carriers in 60 seconds.
  • Partners continue to increase engagement, with the company’s primary loan origination partner increasing engagement 300% this year while reducing average time to close.
  • Get quotes in two minutes instead of more than 2 hours from over 10 insurance companies.

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