Company Profile

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Contact Information

Contact: Leigh Richey
Title: Director of Marketing
Phone: 512-900-8893

Location

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10800 Pecan Park Blvd
Ste.#310
Austin TX 78750
United States
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, FirstClose provides technology solutions to mortgage lenders nationwide and serves as a middleware application that provides access to a host of national and local real estate service providers via the web or through direct integration into various loan origination systems. The FirstClose reporting suite is the first, comprehensive solution with capabilities to deliver title, flood, valuation and other important data elements in one report.

By utilizing the latest technology, combined with aggregated volume from its national client base, FirstClose is able to offer customized solutions which increase efficiencies, reduce costs, and ultimately help lenders close more loans. FirstClose services over 250 Banks and Credit Unions while processing hundreds of thousands of transactions per year.

Products:
FirstClose Report The FirstClose Report is the first and only comprehensive home equity and refi tool to provide everything consumer lenders need to close on home equity, HELOC and refi loans more quickly and at a better price. Credit, valuation, flood, tax and title data is compiled into one easy-to-read report and returned within 30 seconds. FirstClose offers a proprietary, patent-pending software platform designed to deliver lenders end-to-end solutions from loan application to closing. FirstClose provides the most robust, yet user-friendly, vendor management system available to eliminate processing inefficiency and expedite closing times.

FirstLook Report The FirstLook Report is the first and only comprehensive pre-qualification tool to provide everything mortgage lenders need to make an instant decision on a borrower’s complete credit worthiness. Credit, valuation, flood, tax and title data is compiled into one easy-to-read report and returned within 30 seconds. Once pre-qualified, lenders have the ability to add their own title companies, appraisers, appraisal management companies, and other settlement providers at the click of a button with options to pass data and reports back into their loan origination system when available.

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FirstClose and CRIF Lending Solutions debut new API

New API creates interface enabling lenders to process home equity loans from single software solution
A new API from FirstClose and CRIF Lending Solutions enables lenders to process home equity loans from a single software solution. With one press of a button, lenders now can launch FirstClose's web interface directly from CRIF's ACTion solution.
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FirstClose software solution provides faster loan decisioning

The FirstLook Report is an instant prequalification tool for lenders
In a competitive mortgage market, lenders need the right tools to pre-qualify and close loans faster while still being compliant. With that in mind, FirstClose developed its FirstLook Report to serve as an instant, prequalification tool for mortgage lenders. The FirstLook Report delivers credit score, value, flood zone indicator, title search and tax information instantly within a single file.
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Experts: Appraiser market needs more options

Current choices: Hot dog or filet mignon
Experts explained the difference between AVMs and full appraisals, and what the benefits are to each one. They explained lenders need more appraisal options to choose from, as their current options are like choosing from either a “hot dog, or a filet mignon.”
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Mortgage Cadence to provide one-stop-shop mortgage platform

Will license FirstClose integration software
Mortgage Cadence announced its license with a new software, FirstClose, that will allow third parties to integrate with the company’s current mortgage program. Mortgage Cadence explains what this means for its platforms, for lenders and what new services it will offer.
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From HW Magazine

2017 HW Tech100 Winner: FirstClose

Providing data for home equity lenders reduces turn times
By tapping multiple data sources and using proprietary algorithms, the company says the FirstClose Report can reduce turn-times by as much as 80%, from 14 days down to 2.8 days.
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