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Ellie Mae has announced that John Abel has joined the company as senior vice president and chief information officer
Ellie Mae Launches Encompass Loan Officer Connect
Ellie Mae has announced the launch of Encompass Loan Officer Connect, designed specifically to enable loan officers to be more effective and efficient when serving their borrowers, through a robust, scalable mobile extension of Ellie Mae’s... Read more
First American Mortgage Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation, has announced the completion of its integration with LoanLogics, a recognized technology leader in loan quality management and performance analytics
First American Mortgage Solutions Integrates FraudGuard With LoanLogics' LoanHD
First American Mortgage Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation, has announced the completion of its integration with LoanLogics, a recognized technology leader in loan quality management and performance... Read more
Zillow Adds iMessage Functionality
Zillow has launched an iOS 10-centric update to its flagship app, now featuring iMessage App Store support. This new iMessage app allows users to quickly access and share photos and information about a home's key features through text... Read more
Silver Hill Funding, a division of Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, has announced that they have expanded their lending limit to $2 million on commercial properties
Silver Hill Funding Expands Loan Limit for Small-Balance Commercial Mortgages
Silver Hill Funding, a division of Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, has announced that they have expanded their lending limit to $2 million on commercial properties. “Increasing the amount Silver Hill Funding lends on is an example of our... Read more
Fannie Mae has announced its new Flex Modification foreclosure prevention program
Fannie Mae to Launch New Foreclosure Prevention Program
Fannie Mae has announced its new Flex Modification foreclosure prevention program, designed to help families by offering reductions to their monthly mortgage payments. The Flex Modification leverages components of Fannie Mae's Home... Read more
United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) has announced Loan Swap, a pipeline management tool enabling originators to manage the order of their loans in UWMs underwriting queue
New UWM Offering Allows Originators to Prioritize Their Pipeline
United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) has announced Loan Swap, a pipeline management tool enabling originators to manage the order of their loans in UWMs underwriting queue. Loan Swap gives UWMs network of brokers a greater level of control over... Read more
A new online portal offering information on New York City’s housing market has been launched by the Furman Center at New York University (NYU)
New Site Tracks NYC Housing Market
A new online portal offering information on New York City’s housing market has been launched by the Furman Center at New York University (NYU). The CoreData.nyc site, which is available for free use, is designed to standardize datasets... Read more
Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation has announced that it will release the FairwayNOW mobile app in January,
Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation to Launch New Mobile App
Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation has announced that it will release the FairwayNOW mobile app in January, giving consumers more control of their home loan process, enabling customers to close their loan at their own speed and... Read more
Equifax Inc. has announced that its employment verification services
Equifax Offers Employment and Asset Verification Services With Fannie Mae DU Service
Equifax Inc. has announced that its employment verification services, provided by Equifax Workforce Solutions (a business unit of Equifax Inc.) is now available as part of the Fannie Mae DU validation service. Equifax will now also offer... Read more
The Appraisal Institute has introduced a course to help appraisers work through all seven steps of the appraisal review process and apply them within a simulated, real-to-life assignment
New Appraisal Institute Course Covers the Review Process
The Appraisal Institute has introduced a course to help appraisers work through all seven steps of the appraisal review process and apply them within a simulated, real-to-life assignment. Attendees of the “Review Case Studies–Residential”... Read more