Items Tagged with 'Blend'


  • Spruce raises $15.6M to disrupt title industry

    Additional investor involvement brings total Series A funding up to $19.1 million
    Self-proclaimed as the first digital native title company, Spruce is out to disrupt the paper-based title and escrow process as part of the real estate industry’s quickening march toward the digital mortgage. And now, the company has some new capital to aid its pursuit.
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  • Blend unveils expansion into homeowners' insurance space

    Allows digital insurance selection in application process
    On Monday, digital lending company Blend announced its expansion into a new space with the unveiling of Blend Insurance Agency, an independent insurance agency that enables borrowers to shop for homeowners’ insurance during the mortgage application process.
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  • From HW Magazine

    2018 Women of Influence: Irsal Alsanea

    Head of Technical Integrations at Blend
    Irsal Alsanea leads the integrations engineering group at Blend, the company behind many other companies’ ventures into the realm of digital mortgages. Alsanea pioneers integrations at Blend and played an integral role connecting Blend with large, established banks and their technology teams.
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  • From HW Magazine

    2018 Rising Star: Grace Qi

    Product Manager of Intelligence at Blend

    An early employee at Blend, Grace Qi's contributions to the company have been a significant factor in its growth. Qi joined the startup as a product manager, heading up important data and connectivity projects that explored new approaches for how data could further serve borrowers and lenders.

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  • AFR Wholesale is mixing things up with Blend

    Another lender jumps on the digital loan platform bandwagon
    Surprise, surprise, another lender, AFR Wholesale, antes up, selecting Blend as the developer for its new digital loan application platform as momentum for a completely digital mortgage continues to build in the industry.
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  • Blend will offer digital mortgage platform directly to brokers

    AIME announces free access for its members
    On Wednesday, during a panel discussion at the Association of Independent Mortgage Experts' Mortgage Expert Workshop in Irvine, Calif., Blend CEO Nima Ghamsari announced the consumer lending technology platform has entered into a partnership with AIME to make the company’s digital mortgage solution available to the mortgage broker community.
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  • From HW Magazine

    2018 HW Tech100 Winner: Blend

    Blend Mobile allows LOs to manage their business from anywhere
    Launched in July 2017, Blend Mobile is the first native mobile application that allows LOs to manage their businesses, including borrower requests and applications, anytime and anywhere, bringing borrowers closer to their loan officers.
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  • Lennar partners with Blend to power its financing arm

    Will digitally streamline purchase process for Lennar customers
    Lennar, one of the largest homebuilders in the U.S., is now partnering with mortgage technology provider Blend, to power its financing arm. The new system will allow Lennar mortgages to close up to 10 days faster by cutting out unnecessary manual process.
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