Multifamily

HUD launches sexual harassment awareness campaign and training

Kicks off fair housing month
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced the launch of a sexual harassment awareness campaign and training initiative to kick off fair housing month. The “Call HUD: Because Sexual Harassment in Housing is Illegal” campaign seeks to protect residents in HUD-assisted housing from harassment by landlords, property managers and others.
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Zumper: Dwindling supply, job migration driving up San Francisco rents to all-time high

Median monthly rent in the Bay Area for a 1-bedroom unit is now $3,700
In the Bay Area, rent for a one-bedroom unit just reached a record high of $3,700, according to apartment search site Zumper. "As we get into the spring months and the beginning of the hot moving season, we only expect this number to continue to rise," Zumper said in its report.
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From HW Magazine

The key that unlocked the single-family rental

A little disruption can go a long way
Technology did not make single-family rentals themselves possible. But many in the single-family rental industry like to say that while single-family rentals are part of the housing sector, it’s really a technology industry, and nothing could be more true.
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2019 HW Tech100 winner: Spruce

Provides title and closing services
Spruce is a technology-driven real estate services company that provides title and closing services to enable real estate and mortgage transactions across the U.S.
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2019 HW Tech100 winner: Moody’s Analytics

Acquired Reis for $278 million
Moody’s Analytics grew its capabilities in 2018 when it acquired Reis, a commercial real estate data provider, for approximately $278 million.
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2019 HW Tech100 winner: FundingShield

Provides live data protecting
FundingShield provides live data protecting for transactions to vet, verify and validate each counterparty to compliantly prevent wire fraud loss and misrepresentations.
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2019 HW Tech100 winner: Fiserv

Empowers faster decision making
LoanComplete, a technology produced by Fiserv, transforms data into automated exception-based processes to empower faster decision making and overall response times.
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2019 HW Tech100 winner: FICS

Offers in-house mortgage loan origination software
Financial Industry Computer Systems offers in-house mortgage loan origination and residential and commercial mortgage servicing software for lenders, banks and credit unions.
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2019 HW Tech100 winner: dv01

Changing how market participants access and use loan data
dv01’s all in one solution is changing the way mortgage market participants access and use loan data. Instead of multiple fragmented services offered by numerous providers, dv01 can offer one solution for the entire value chain.
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