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New App Streamlines the Pre-Approval Process

PAL_Logo has announced the launch of a one-stop homebuying service that streamlines and automates the pre-approval process. The pre-homebuyer can now instantly have a personalized home loan budget and tailored analysis, knowing exactly how much they qualify for before they begin their home hunting process.Click to continue

Hope LoanPort Launches New National Homeownership Solutions Platform

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Hope LoanPort (HLP) has launched the National Homeownership Solutions Platform (NHP). IndiSoft, a leading technology provider for the financial, healthcare and legal industries, is HLP’s key partner and provides the engine that drives NHP. The new platform will feature IndiSoft’s RxOffice, which enables disparate parties to communicate and transact online and in real-time.Click to continue

AccountChek Now Available Through Encompass


FormFree Holdings Corporation has announced that its AccountChek, is now available through Ellie Mae’s Encompass mortgage management solution. The integration between the two solutions enables Encompass users to order, analyze and certify a borrower’s electronic bank statement data.Click to continue

Impac to Partner With Macquarie Group on Non-QM Product


Impac Mortgage Holdings Inc. has announced the launch of a new initiative with Macquarie Group, a global diversified financial services provider, on a major expansion into the non-qualified (QM) mortgage space. Impac Mortgage recently launched its non-qualified mortgage product offering, the Alternative QM Program (AltQM), through its wholesale, correspondent and retail production channels.Click to continue

National MI Launches New Digital Platforms for Credit Unions


National Mortgage Insurance Corporation has announced that it has launched a new credit union mobile application, as well as a new Web site specifically for credit unions, The mobile app enables users to run rate scenarios, view credit union-specific bulletins, and easily contact National MI personnel.Click to continue

VRMU Announces New Training Academy


VRM University (VRMU) has announced the launch of the VRMU Academy, a new training program that offers courses targeted toward small businesses in the mortgage and real estate industries. The new courses include personnel and human resources compliance training, leadership and professional development and operational best practices to advance small and mid-tier organizations.Click to continue

Regions Bank Unveils New First-Time Homebuyer Program

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Regions Bank has unveiled its new First-Time Home Buyers Program, designed to help borrowers overcome some of the obstacles that can make buying a first home difficult. The program offers a fixed-rate mortgage with no closing costs to the borrower (excepting pre-paid items). Closing costs are paid by Regions and not rolled into the loan amount.Click to continue

Equator Enhances Product Line With Servicing Transparency


Equator has enhanced its product suite with its new Loan Management module to assist mortgage loan servicers with compliance and transparency across their businesses and technologies. The new Loan Management module strengthens a mortgage servicer’s existing technology, making it easier to administer rules, assign loans, reconcile portfolios and take snapshots of decisions.Click to continue

CoesterVMS Expands Cloud Computing Access Via Encompass


CoesterVMS has enhanced its Encompass integration to allow CoesterVMS clients to use the Cloud Control System as a native application that can be built directly into their workflow and business rules.

"Our development team has taken the time to build an integration that is years ahead of anything else on the market," said Brian Coester, CEO of CoesterVMS. "Our goal is to provide unprecedented means of efficiency to the mortgage origination process. This integration does that and more."Click to continue

loanDepot to Begin Offering Personal Loans in 2015


loanDepot LLC has announced plans to begin offering personal loans in early 2015. The move marks the first milestone in the company's strategic plan to enter and redefine the consumer lending category as the premier national lender of choice.Click to continue