Lunch & Learn: Are appraisals the next big opportunity in mortgage fulfillment?

This Lunch & Learn for mortgage lenders will explore the evolution of the appraisal process as well as opportunities for innovation.

Why brokerages and mortgage lenders are rushing into JVs

Joint ventures are suddenly stitched into the fabric of a handful of national brokerages. But the idea of the joint venture collides with the loose, informal networks that color the American housing economy.

How to simplify the appraisal process for everyone in today’s hot market

While the world might be slowly getting back to normal, the housing boom is far from over. Appraisers need to make sure they have the right tools to manage the high demand.

Robert Dietz on why the single-family rental market is growing

In this episode of HousingWire Daily, NAHB's Robert Dietz explains why the marketshare of single-family rentals is growing despite strong homebuyer demand. He also discusses the NAHB’s latest Housing Market index.

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2020 Tech Trendsetter: JJ McCarthy

HomeLight, Vice President of Product

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JJ McCarthy, Vice President of Product, HomeLight

As vice president of product at HomeLight, JJ McCarthy is at the forefront of real estate tech disruption. He has been instrumental in identifying and spearheading the launch of a full suite of products, including HomeLight Simple Sale, Cash Close and Trade-In. Together, these products have been recognized by top real estate agents and industry influencers as revolutionizing the transaction experience for clients everywhere. Under McCarthy’s leadership, HomeLight has created products and services that smooth out real estate transactions at every step – from finding a top agent, to getting the best mortgage, to ensuring an on-time and easy close. McCarthy’s products have let HomeLight facilitate well over $20 billion dollars in real estate business on its platform to date, fundamentally changing the experience of buying and selling homes for thousands of people. McCarthy has built the product team from the ground up, building and leading a team of more than 50 people across the country. And now, the past year has been a whirlwind of forward momentum for McCarthy and his team, and as a result of their efforts, for the residential home purchase and financing industries, as well. McCarthy was instrumental in two recent acquisitions for the company including Eave, a digital mortgage company, and Disclosures.io, a tool that enables real estate professionals to manage, market, and sell listings in one secure location. 

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