Items Tagged with 'Blend'

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  • Citizens Bank unveils digital home buying and mortgage experience

    Customers can search for homes online, apply for a mortgage digitally, and more
    Citizens Bank, which became one of the country’s largest mortgage companies when it acquired Franklin American Mortgage last year, is now diving headfirst into digital mortgages. This week, Citizens unveiled a new digital mortgage experience that will enable borrowers to both apply for and manage their mortgages online. But that’s not the only part of the home buying journey that Citizens is digitizing. The bank is also now offering to help borrowers find their next house as well.
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  • HousingWire News Podcast: Mortgage marketing in a low interest rate environment

    Listen to this week's latest episode, featuring the Mortgage Market Expert
    Each week, HousingWire interviews financial services experts who can help make sense of the latest headlines, sponsored by our partners at Blend. This week, Mason-McDuffie Mortgage's Vice President of Development and Regional Manager Phil Treadwell explains how mortgage professionals can best navigate a low interest rate environment.
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  • From HW Magazine

    2019 Rising Star: ​​​​​​​Devon Yang

    Engineering Group Manager, Blend
    Devon Yang is an engineering group manager at Blend. Yang and his team of 15 build, enhance and monitor the fintech’s offerings so that it can process more than $1 billion in mortgage applications every day.
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  • HousingWire News Podcast: Playing to win in the mortgage industry

    Listen to this week’s latest episode
    Each week, HousingWire interviews financial services experts who can help make sense of the latest headlines, sponsored by our partners at Blend. This week, Cobalt Credit Union’s Chief Lending Officer Alan Stoltenberg discusses the importance of putting power back into the hands of homebuyers.
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  • HousingWire News Podcasts: A conversation with Wings Financial

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    HousingWire Editor-in-Chief Jacob Gaffney interviews Norm Creveling, the chief lending officer for Wings Financial Credit Union. In this episode, Creveling talks about the emergence of digital mortgages, the current housing market, and trends in consumer credit scores. Don’t miss it!
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  • U.S. Bank unveils digital mortgage experience

    Mortgage, home equity, and HELOC enhancements powered by Blend
    U.S. Bank is now the latest in a growing list of mortgage lenders that are digitizing their lending process. This week, the bank unveiled a sweeping new digital mortgage experience that borrowers can use for traditional mortgages, home equity loans, and home equity lines of credit.
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  • Real estate startups have raised $1.9 billion in 2019

    Proptech investment is on track to surpass 2018’s $4.99 billion
    Real estate startups, sometimes called proptech for property tech, have raised $1.9 billion from investors this year, an average of about $475 million a month, according to startup tracker Crunchbase. That's up when compared with last year’s $4.99 billion, an average of about $417 million a month.
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