Items Tagged with 'mortgage tech'

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  • [LISTEN] Regtech Report, Episode 1: How do you define regtech?

    Regtech defined with Craig Focardi, senior banking analyst at Celent
    While regtech is a relatively new concept in the mortgage industry, it has already gained a great deal of traction in other parts of banking and financial services. Craig Focardi, a senior banking analyst at Celent, talks with HousingWire about what makes regtech different from mortgage tech and how you shouldn't be afraid to make the leap into adopting new technologies.
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  • Lenders reveal why they upgrade their mortgage tech

    Survey shows lenders not concerned with cost
    Mortgage lenders are increasingly looking to implement more mortgage technology, and now revealed their top drivers when implementing this technology. While some of the top reasons will come as no surprise, others could be less expected. For example, only 15% of lenders said cost was a factor in putting new technology in place.
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  • Mortgage tech company Alight rebrands as Riivos

    Plans expansion into more industries
    Alight, the parent of Alight Mortgage Solutions announced it is rebranding as Riivos. The tech company, which currently holds brands in the mortgage and mining industries, announced the rebranding reflects its success in these two industries, and its intentions to expand into life sciences and the oil and gas industries later this year.
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  • Here are 11 tech companies revolutionizing mortgage lending

    Wrap up of NEXT conference presenters
    Did you miss the NEXT Women’s Mortgage Tech conference in Dallas last week? It’s all right, we've got you covered. They say seeing is believing, and these companies demonstrated they are bringing revolutionary change to an industry that is known for being behind technologically. Here are 11 companies whose tech is changing mortgage lending.
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  • 5 key tech tools to engage your modern homebuyer

    Handy checklist for LOs
    [Expert commentary] One in five Millennials use their smartphones exclusively to shop online for all products, not just homes and home loans. It is time for mortgage companies to recognize and update their marketing and customer experience to reach the modern consumer. Here are some valuable tools and strategies to use.
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  • Plaid in the Winner's Circle: Close loans faster, make more money

    A new podcast series from Editor-in-Chief Jacob Gaffney
    In the Winner’s Circle is a new podcast series from HousingWire Editor-in-Chief Jacob Gaffney. Jacob chats with executives about the innovations that are leading to successes in their businesses and within the mortgage industry. In this first episode, Jacob talks with Kate Adamson, head of mortgage at Plaid, a San Francisco-based fintech provider that has set its sights on the mortgage space.
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  • Calyx Software launches borrower loan interview solution Zip

    Prospective borrowers can interview online or via a mobile phone device
    On Thursday, mortgage software solution provider Calyx Software announced the launch of Zip, a new loan interview platform for loan originators to use with prospective borrowers. Calyx explains that Zip was developed with “today’s borrower in mind,” and allows LOs to interview prospective borrowers via a custom, branded URL.
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  • 2018 will see refis plummet as interest rates increase

    Rates expected to rise 90 basis points by end of year
    At the NEXT 2018 women’s mortgage tech conference in Dallas, Texas, CoreLogic predicted the direction of mortgage rates in the upcoming year, and the consequences it will bring. CoreLogic’s principal economist explained, “One thing we know that’s happening is mortgage rates are going to go up.” Here’s what that will mean for lending in the year to come.
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  • NEXT mortgage conference kicks off by empowering women to stand together

    Attendants prepare to learn latest trends in mortgage tech
    NEXT, the mortgage tech conference for women, has kicked off, and its leaders began by describing the importance of women in not just mortgage finance, or tech, but in the business world. The conference is full of women from all over the U.S., ready to learn the latest trends from the mortgage tech industry, and the next two days should bring the latest trends to the forefront.
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