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  • Ally Financial partnering with Better.com to launch digital mortgage platform

    Ally now fully back in the mortgage space
    Ally Financial, which all but exited the mortgage business back in 2012, got back into mortgages in earnest in 2016. Now, Ally is taking its mortgage business to the next level by going digital with help from Better.com (formerly known as Better Mortgage). Ally and Better announced Thursday that the companies are partnering to launch a digital mortgage platform for Ally.
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  • The fully digital mortgage has truly arrived as use of eNotes skyrockets by nearly 5,000%

    eNotes registered on MERS system increases substantially in first quarter
    For the last few years, there’s been a revolution underway in the mortgage business, as the industry moved closer to a fully digital mortgage, but new data suggests that the digital mortgage is becoming an industry-wide reality. A new report shows that the use of eNotes exploded in the first quarter of 2019, rising nearly 5,000% over last year.
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  • Ellie Mae: Borrowers want more human interaction in digital mortgage experience

    In 2018, loan origination communication increased by 20%
    Although digital mortgages are taking the housing industry by storm, Ellie Mae’s 2019 Borrower Insights Survey suggests borrowers still crave human interaction throughout the loan origination process. Ellie Mae EVP of Technology and Corporate Strategy Joe Tyrrell said as more Millennials enter the housing market, it will be imperative for lenders to prioritize the use of all available tech to foster strong borrower relationships during the loan lifecycle.
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  • [Pulse] Here's how mortgage lenders can improve the borrower's journey

    A step-by-step guide to gaining a competitive edge
    It's a tough time for lenders. Origination costs are up, pricing is challenging and volumes are moderating. A recent Fannie Mae study revealed most lenders view increased competition as the biggest reason for margin compression. As the market continues to fragment, one key to margin expansion and beating the competition lies in improving the borrower journey. Here’s how you can do it.
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  • Better Mortgage expands again, adds 8 new states

    Company now operates in 26 states
    Digital mortgage company and 2018 HW Tech100 winner Better Mortgage is expanding again. Earlier this year, the company expanded into Mississippi, Iowa, South Dakota, Michigan, and Tennessee. And now, the company is adding eight more states.
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