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  • Quicken Loans sister company In-House Realty acquires ForSaleByOwner.com

    This is Rock Holdings fourth fintech acquisition in under 18 months
    In-House Realty, which like Quicken Loans is a subsidiary of Rock Holdings, announced this week that it purchased ForSaleByOwner.com, a real estate site where homeowners can market their home. In-House Realty is a digital platform for matching consumers with real estate agents, and the move to acquire ForSaleByOwner.com appears to be part of a larger move to develop a one-stop shop for homebuyers and sellers.
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  • Quicken Loans reports lending growth in Q1, stays atop the leaderboard for the second consecutive quarter

    Quicken points to proprietary tech as a key driver in its growth
    Quicken Loans is feeling itself, announcing Wednesday that in the first quarter, for the second consecutive quarter, it has held onto the title of number one loan originator, posting a total of $20.5 billion in loan originations. This is a 5% jump year-over-year, and Quicken points to its proprietary tech as the wind in its sails.
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  • BOK Financial joins Roostify's ranks of digital mortgage approvers

    As the mortgage industry continues to move toward digitization, Roostify cleans house
    The digital floodgates have opened, and another lender is in the process of developing a digital loan application platform with Roostify. Lender BOK Financial announced that it will be rolling out a digital loan application platform with Roostify's help. Roostify continues on its tear of lender gets as the mortgage industry runs toward digitization.
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  • Quicken Loans in the Winner’s Circle: There are 3 types of mortgage customers

    How to get them to close quickly and efficiently
    In the Winner’s Circle is a one-on-one podcast with Jacob Gaffney, the Editor-in-Chief of HousingWire and a top player in the mortgage community who is crushing it, from a business perspective. In this newest episode, Jacob speaks to David Schroeder, SVP of Quicken Loans Mortgage Services. Here, David breaks down potential homeowners into three different types of buckets and describes the methods to get them to close, quickly and efficiently. 
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  • MBA Tech: Building the right IT infrastructure

    Stacey Caster from Quicken Loans on choosing vendors and growing your infrastructure team
    Mortgage companies looking to take advantage of the latest tech solutions have more options than ever before, but figuring out the right infrastructure for their business is complicated. After a panel on managing infrastructure at the MBA Technology Solutions Conference in Detroit on Wednesday, we sat down with Stacey Caster, vice president of technology communications at Quicken Loans, to find out how she approaches this task, and what advice she would have for other companies. 
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  • Amrock ordered to pay $706 million for stealing trade secrets from HouseCanary

    Texas jury rules that Quicken Loans affiliate misappropriated HouseCanary data
    Amrock, the title insurance, settlement services, and valuations provider formerly known as Title Source, “willfully and maliciously” stole trade secrets from HouseCanary and must pay more than $706 million for the theft, a Texas jury ruled recently. Amrock calls the jury's decision “unconscionable” and promises to fight it.
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  • Title Source unveils massive rebranding, becomes Amrock

    Company says new name is reflective of technology focus
    Title Source, the title insurance, settlement services, and valuations provider, just unveiled a massive rebranding effort and will now be known as Amrock. In an exclusive interview with HousingWire, Amrock CEO Jeff Eisenshtadt said the company outgrew its previous name. “This is a major milestone and major turning point for our business,” Eisenshtadt told HousingWire, adding that the new brand is reflective of the company’s focus on technology.
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