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  • Nationwide adoption of online notarization just took a big step forward

    Nation’s secretaries of state adopt regulatory standards
    One of the main things standing in the way of a fully digital mortgage in many states is the requirement for a notary to witness the signing of the mortgage closing documents. Currently, only four states allow online notarization, but it appears that the push to take online notarization nationwide is about to take a huge step forward.
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  • UWM launches virtual eClosings for purchases in 16 states

    Expects it will be how all closings are done in near future
    United Wholesale Mortgage announced it is expanding its virtual eClosings to borrowers in 16 states, and making the option available to purchase borrowers. The company explained its virtual eClosing is available in 16 states now and it expects this will be the way all closings are done in the near future.
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  • Notarize partners with Westcor to bring fully digital mortgage closings to 16 new states

    Digital closings now available in Florida, Ohio, Nevada, and other states
    When Notarize, a digital platform that allows for legal, online document notarization, launched its fully digital mortgage closing solution last year, the program was initially available in Washington, Illinois, Virginia, and Montana. But now, thanks to a partnership with Westcor Land Title Insurance Company, Notarize is bringing fully digital mortgage closings to 16 new states.
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  • NAR invests in Notarize to help push for more mortgage eClosings

    One of only 13 NAR investments
    The eClosing market reached a major milestone on Thursday. Second Century Ventures, the investment arm of the National Association of Realtors, announced it is investing in Notarize, a remote notary platform. The announcement reaffirms a strong push in the industry toward remote eClosings.
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  • Notarize partners with Adeptive Software to bring eClosings to more title agents

    Provides agents with fully digital mortgage closing solution
    Notarize announced a partnership with Adeptive Software to integrate their title production product, ResWare, with Notarize for Mortgage, bringing an entirely digital mortgage closing process to title agents. This move is the latest announcement from Notarize on how it’s helping pave the way for completely remote eClosings in the mortgage industry.
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  • As online notarizations increase, MBA seeks industry standards

    MISMO invites mortgage industry participants to collaborate
    The Mortgage Bankers Association announced MISMO, the Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization, is looking into online notarizations to establish an industry standard. While online notarizations are still relatively new to the industry, the group is hoping to create a list of best practices to better unite the industry. Want to join in?
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  • Mortgage industry unites together to support Hurricane Harvey relief

    From buying a shirt to sending money, here’s how you can help
    As one of biggest industries that touches nearly everyone in America, the housing industry quickly assembled together to give back to those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Here is a handful of ways the industry is donating to help in the relief, along with ways you as a reader can help.
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  • The game changer for end-to-end digital mortgages: eClosings

    Notarize CEO: It's teleportation for the mortgage industry
    The completely online end-to-end digital mortgage finally received its missing piece: the eClosing. The founder and CEO behind the notary company that made the closing process fully digital and allow a notarization to happen remotely explains what it took to get here. And, with the first fully digital closing complete, this is only the beginning.
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