Fidelity Launches Online Notarization Tool

Appraisal Buzz

The post Fidelity Launches Online Notarization Tool appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Fidelity Launches Online Notarization Tool appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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CFPB Tool Supports Struggling Households, Property Owners

Appraisal Buzz

The post CFPB Tool Supports Struggling Households, Property Owners appeared first on theMReport.com. The post CFPB Tool Supports Struggling Households, Property Owners appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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5 Remote Inspection Tools for Desktop Appraisals

Appraisal Buzz

Below are five remote inspection tools worth. The post 5 Remote Inspection Tools for Desktop Appraisals appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the shift to desktop appraisals.

Reevaluating your origination tools? Here’s where to start

Housing Wire

With the recent downturn in volume of new originations, many lenders are using this time to take inventory of the available tools geared toward risk mitigation and workflow optimization. The post Reevaluating your origination tools?

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Staircase debuts tool to automate non-delegated mortgage insurance underwriting

Housing Wire

Mortgage tech startup Staircase says it has launched a tool that enables mortgage insurers to automate the underwriting of non-delegated mortgage insurance (MI) policies for lenders at about half of the typical cost.

LoanLogics rolls out automated income calculation tool

Housing Wire

LoanLogics this week rolled out LoanBeam Wage, a new automated tool that enables lenders to calculate borrower’s income quickly by using paper-based paystubs and W2s. The post LoanLogics rolls out automated income calculation tool appeared first on HousingWire.

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Examining the Latest Trends: Signing Bonuses, Their Structure, Data and Tools

Appraisal Buzz

In its July Insights Report, STRATMOR Group Senior Partner Jim Cameron analyzes the industry’s approach to signing bonuses, offering insight into why … The post Examining the Latest Trends: Signing Bonuses, Their Structure, Data and Tools appeared first on theMReport.com.

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Fannie Mae Launches Online Tool for Homebuyers

Appraisal Buzz

The post Fannie Mae Launches Online Tool for Homebuyers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. Preparing consumers for all stages of the mortgage and buying process, Fannie Mae announced the launch of HomeView, the company’s new online homeownership education course.

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A Key Tool to Avoid Foreclosure

Appraisal Buzz

The post A Key Tool to Avoid Foreclosure appeared first on DSNews. The post A Key Tool to Avoid Foreclosure appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. As forbearance ends and moratoria expire, servicers and homeowners are embracing auction as an option. Here’s why.

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HUD Expands Housing Counseling Locator Tools

Appraisal Buzz

The technology includes an enhanced and easy-to-use online search capability and a new, toll-free automated telephonic information delivery system for those seeking contact information for … The post HUD Expands Housing Counseling Locator Tools appeared first on DSNews. The post HUD Expands Housing Counseling Locator Tools appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. The U.S.

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The Right Tools for the Right Time

Appraisal Buzz

The post The Right Tools for the Right Time appeared first on DSNews. The post The Right Tools for the Right Time appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. Here’s how improving borrower communication can help prevent foreclosure as forbearance ends.

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Black Knight rolls out tool to minimize fee cure expenses

Housing Wire

Black Knight this week launched a tool that enables lenders to compare loan estimates and closing disclosures from closed loans to minimize expenses in a higher rate environment. The post Black Knight rolls out tool to minimize fee cure expenses appeared first on HousingWire.

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5 Residential Market Analysis Tools for Appraisers

Appraisal Buzz

When doing market analysis, once you’ve gathered the information you need from the local MLS or other sources, there are a number of technology tools that you can utilize to help you refine the data and make graphs out of it.

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Clear Capital launches appraisal tool to speed photo review

Housing Wire

According to Clear Capital, the tool uses computer vision technology to highlight the right files automatically so underwriters can make more efficient and informed decisions. The post Clear Capital launches appraisal tool to speed photo review appeared first on HousingWire.

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What Appraisal Software Tools Are You Most Interested in Learning?

Appraisal Buzz

There are many technology tools available to make your workflow faster and smoother. To better understand what sort of technology training and webinars would be the most useful to you, we asked appraisers, “On what appraisal software tools would you like.

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Top tools for overcoming COVID-19 challenges

Housing Wire

Fortunately, helpful resources and tools are available to servicers and other housing professionals that can bring clarity and resolution to support homeowners impacted by COVID-19. HelpStartsHere with your top tools for sustainable homeownership.

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How to minimize tenant turnover using online property management tools

Housing Wire

If your turnover rate is high due to unresolved maintenance issues, unanswered complaints, dirty common areas, disruptive fellow tenants, lax building rules or constant rent increases then you can most likely fix the problems by using the right set of property management tools. .

5 Remote Inspection Tools for Desktop Appraisals

McKissock

Below are five remote inspection tools worth looking into. Rather, our intention is to provide appraisers with a sampling of currently-available remote property inspection tools so they can consider the potential benefits of integrating such tools into their appraisal process.

StreetEasy launches New York City home valuation tool

Housing Wire

StreetEasy , a real estate platform for buying, selling, and renting homes across New York City and New Jersey, has launched StreetEasy Valuation, an AI-powered home valuation tool. The post StreetEasy launches New York City home valuation tool appeared first on HousingWire.

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How Pre-Appraisal Tools Improve the Home Appraisal Process

Kairos Appraisal Services

If you’re a mortgage loan officer and not taking advantage of pre-appraisal tools, your clients could be paying the price with higher fees and longer turnaround times.

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ProperSign launches eSign tool for RON capabilities

Housing Wire

Remote online notarization company ProperSign announced a new electronic signature tool called QuickSign, which offers both RON and eSign capabilities. The post ProperSign launches eSign tool for RON capabilities appeared first on HousingWire.

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Staircase Introduces Three Mortgage Tools to Simplify MSR Transfers

Appraisal Buzz

Staircase has launched three tools to facilitate the transfer of mortgage servicing rights (MSR) between mortgage lenders, servicers and investors. These tools are part of Staircase’s low-code marketplace, which automates complex technologies and makes them self-service for the U.S. The post Staircase Introduces Three Mortgage Tools to Simplify MSR Transfers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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Guaranteed Rate Announces Fintech Tool Saved 17M Sheets of Paper

Appraisal Buzz

a digital Fintech tool that enables homebuyers to sign documents and close on their loans remotely from anywhere. While this end-to-end digital Fintech tool has empowered buyers to dive into … The post Guaranteed Rate Announces Fintech Tool Saved 17M Sheets of Paper appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Guaranteed Rate Announces Fintech Tool Saved 17M Sheets of Paper appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. In 2019, Guaranteed Rate Companies launched FlashClose?,

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What ONE Appraisal Technology Tool Makes Your Life Easier?

Appraisal Buzz

But which tools are worth investing in? To find out, we asked real estate appraisers, “What ONE technology tool makes your life easier as an appraiser?” The post What ONE Appraisal Technology Tool Makes Your Life Easier? Technology is constantly changing the appraisal industry.

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Commercial Appraiser Tech Tools Update

Real Quantum

LIVE WEBINAR | Commercial Appraiser Tech Tools Update. McKissock published their Appraisal Income Guide in 2019 where they reported appraisers who adopt new technology tools earned over $44,000 more per year than appraisers who did not.

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AI, Digital Tools Lead to Faster Closing Times

Appraisal Buzz

The post AI, Digital Tools Lead to Faster Closing Times appeared first on theMReport.com. The post AI, Digital Tools Lead to Faster Closing Times appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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Mr. Cooper Signs on as First Servicer Using Resolve Tool from Freddie Mac

Appraisal Buzz

Cooper is the first servicer to integrate their proprietary system with Freddie Mac ’s Resolve default management tool via an application programming interface (API). The post Mr. Cooper Signs on as First Servicer Using Resolve Tool from Freddie Mac appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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The Appraisal Report: A Risk Management Tool Undergoing a Facelift

Appraisal Buzz

That’s what our reports really are, risk management tools. It’s an important risk management tool that has been sent back to the shop for some adjustments. The post The Appraisal Report: A Risk Management Tool Undergoing a Facelift appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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SimpleNexus Adds Business Intelligence Tools with LBA Ware Acquisition

Appraisal Buzz

The post SimpleNexus Adds Business Intelligence Tools with LBA Ware Acquisition appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. SimpleNexus , a homeownership platform developer for loan officers, borrowers, real estate agents and settlement agents, has acquired Georgia-based software firm LBA Ware.

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CoreVest Deploying SS&C Precision LM Software Tool

Appraisal Buzz

The post CoreVest Deploying SS&C Precision LM Software Tool appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. Commercial real estate lender CoreVest is implementing Precision LM loan management software from SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. to improve automation and operational efficiency, streamline data access and reporting, and reduce risk.

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Black Knight Releases Tools for Mortgage Lenders and Brokers

Appraisal Buzz

The post Black Knight Releases Tools for Mortgage Lenders and Brokers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. To help improve marketing performance for mortgage lenders’ wholesale divisions, Black Knight Inc.

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MISMO Unveils New Tool to Ease Digital Mortgage Closings

Appraisal Buzz

Developed in partnership with Snapdocs, the e-Eligibility Exchange provides centralized access to acceptance criteria that enables lenders and other industry participants to easily determine the right type of digital mortgage closing for each loan, … The post MISMO Unveils New Tool to Ease Digital Mortgage Closings appeared first on theMReport.com. The post MISMO Unveils New Tool to Ease Digital Mortgage Closings appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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Guaranteed Rate’s Mobile App Offers Enhanced Digital Tools for Lenders

Appraisal Buzz

This end-to-end digital tool is designed to act as a mobile pipeline, empowering loan officers to accomplish anything from issuing a pre-approval letter to locking in a rate, all in real time and all fully remote using just their smart phone.

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Planet Home Lending Using Total Expert Customer-Focused Tools

Appraisal Buzz

The post Planet Home Lending Using Total Expert Customer-Focused Tools appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

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Technology tool is a ‘multi-tasker’

Valuation Review

Earlier, Valuation Review discussed the Valorem technology tool offered by JLL Valuations Advisory. We recently spoke with JLL’s Global Chief Product Officer Tyrone Hodge for more details about this technological advancement and what it means for appraisers. Read on to learn more

New Black Knight Tool Identifies Possible Minority Bias in Home Valuation Process

Appraisal Buzz

has launched CA Risk Profiler Plus, a tool designed to help mortgage lenders, appraisers and appraisal management companies (AMC) identify potential minority bias in the home valuation process. Black Knight Inc.

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Clearbox Partners with Voxtur to Integrate its Suite of Vendor Management Tools

Appraisal Buzz

We are committed to providing our customers the best vendor management tools and enabling greater third-party oversight,” said Ernie Durbin, Chief Valuation Officer at Voxtur. Sarasota, FL.

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What Appraisal Software Tools Are You Most Interested in Learning?

McKissock

There are many technology tools available to make your workflow faster and smoother. To better understand what sort of technology training and webinars would be the most useful to you, we asked appraisers, “On what appraisal software tools would you like additional training?”

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The Top Rental Estimate Tool for 2022

Mashvisor

Rental estimate tools make us better investors. Learn how you can be a better investor with this estimate tool and how to get the best out of it. Table of… Investor Blogs Mashvisor Tools Airbnb Investor Tools Real Estate Data Rental Income Rental Rate Return on Investment

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Black Knight introduces anti-bias valuation tool

Valuation Review

recently launched CA Risk Profiler Plus, a tool designed to help mortgage lenders, appraisers and AMCs identify potential minority bias in the home valuation process. Black Knight, Inc.

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