Articles Tagged with ''digital mortgages''

Online mortgage lender Lenda expands to four new states

Now available in Illinois, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Arizona
Last year, online mortgage lender Lenda announced that it raised $5.25 million in its Series A round of funding, and planned to use the money to expand its business into new states. On Tuesday, Lenda announced that it’s done just that, adding four new states to its base of operations.
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Hippo raises $25 million to disrupt homeowners insurance business

Plans to grow beyond California, Arizona, and Texas
Hippo, a California-based digital homeowners insurance company, announced Monday that it raised $25 million in its Series B funding round that it plans to use to continue its growth. Hippo has expanded to Arizona and Texas since its April 2017 launch. But, the company doesn’t plan on stopping there.
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Notarize partners with Westcor to bring fully digital mortgage closings to 16 new states

Digital closings now available in Florida, Ohio, Nevada, and other states
When Notarize, a digital platform that allows for legal, online document notarization, launched its fully digital mortgage closing solution last year, the program was initially available in Washington, Illinois, Virginia, and Montana. But now, thanks to a partnership with Westcor Land Title Insurance Company, Notarize is bringing fully digital mortgage closings to 16 new states.
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2018: The year of the title company

Why real estate professionals can’t afford to continue with business as usual
The real estate industry made significant movement this year toward improved communications between all the professionals and consumers that are required for a property sale. At the core of this is a concerted effort by the title industry to apply technology to modernize and upgrade the closing process.
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Beyond the digital POS: Time to focus on the underwriter

2017 will go down as the year of the customer experience
If 2016 was the year of compliance, then 2017 will go down as the year of the customer experience. Lost in all of the excitement, however, is the disconnect between the digital consumer experience and the cobbled together, often manual processes, that make up the back-end of the mortgage process.
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Digital mortgage software provider Maxwell raises $3 million to fund growth

More than doubles amount of capital previously raised
Maxwell, a provider of digital mortgage software and a winner of HousingWire Magazine’s 2017 HW Tech100 as one of the housing industry’s top tech companies, announced this week that it just completed a funding round that more than doubled the amount of capital the company had previously raised.
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From HW Magazine

Ellie Mae accelerates availability of a true digital mortgage solution

Automation reduces cost to originate while providing higher customer satisfaction
In a recent Ellie Mae survey of 3,000 Millennials, Gen Xers and Baby Boomers the prevailing sentiment was that across generations and genders, borrowers want a mortgage experience that combines speed, convenience, and security with personal interaction. Today’s borrowers expect transparency, service and speed, and a human touch. To meet these requirements, lenders must offer an engaging, intuitive user experience that continues even after the application has been submitted. 
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