Entries by Progress In Lending

NY Bankers Association Endorses Digital Point-Of-Sale

The New York Bankers Association (NYBA), through its wholly owned subsidiary, the New York Bankers Service Corporation (NYBSCO), announced today that it has identified and endorsed Promontory Fulfillment Services LLC (PFS) as a best-in-class provider of mortgage fulfillment services and of advanced digital point-of-sale solutions.  Featured Sponsors:   PFS enables banks to offer a full range […]

St. Louis Loan Originator Bets On FinKube To Help Increase Home Finance Business

FinKube, a company that provides AI-powered Platform-as-a-Service solutions for a range of industries, announced that St. Louis-based LenderCity has successfully deployed ELSA, FinKube’s Electronic Loan Services Assistant. The mortgage industry’s first chatbot is already interacting with prospective borrowers on the LenderCity website. Featured Sponsors:   “Consumers want immediate answers to their home finance questions and ELSA […]

Veros Data Predicts A Market Dip This Year

A new forecast of nationwide residential real estate values predicts significant slowing in most markets through 2019. The fourth quarter 2018 VeroFORECAST is the latest 12-month forecast from Veros Real Estate Solutions (Veros), an award-winning industry leader in enterprise risk management, collateral valuation services and predictive analytics. Featured Sponsors:   The new report forecasts average appreciation of 3.9 […]

Black Knight Makes Digital Closing Advances

Black Knight has enhanced the company’s Expedite Close digital closing solution has been enhanced with advanced intelligence and data recognition capabilities. Already able to support traditional wet-ink, digital or hybrid mortgage closings, the newly enhanced Expedite Close adds the ability to automatically determine the best way to close any given loan based upon a lender’s […]

Churchill Mortgage Supports Homebuyers With New ‘Rate Secured’ Program

Churchill Mortgage has launched its “Rate Secured” program to lock eligible borrowers into an interest rate for 90-days after engaging with the lender, whether or not they have a home or property already selected. Churchill provides conventional, FHA, VA and USDA residential mortgages across 46 states. Featured Sponsors:   Homebuyers today are increasingly challenged by rising […]

Equity National Title, DCU Execute Their First Remotely-Notarized E-Closing

Equity National Title, a national settlement services provider, and Digital Federal Credit Union, better known as DCU, a non-profit financial cooperative serving members nationwide, have completed their first remote notary-enabled e-closing.  Featured Sponsors:   The closing took place in Virginia.  According to James K. O’Donnell, Esq., President of Equity National Title, the process began when […]

Big Secondary Market Acquisition

American Mortgage Consultants, Inc. (“AMC”) has acquired Meridian Asset Services, LLC (“Meridian”), joining two of the premier service providers in the residential secondary mortgage market. Here’s what this will mean for the mortgage industry: Featured Sponsors:   The transaction will unite Meridian’s leading collateral, curative and title QC capabilities with AMC’s third-party review services and […]

WFG National Title Launches Cyberfraud Awareness Effort

WFG National Title Insurance Company (WFG), a Portland-based national title insurance, settlement, valuation and technology services company, is creating a Cyberfraud Awareness Team to educate consumers and companies involved in the home buying and mortgage process. The company is asking industry participants – including real estate agents, mortgage lenders, financial institutions and other title insurance companies […]

Partnership Simplifies Disclosure Management

Digital mortgage provider Maxwell has released its disclosure management platform, which enables borrowers to securely access, review and sign loan disclosure documents directly within the Maxwell experience. The launch partner for Maxwell’s disclosure platform is Docutech, a provider of document, eSign, eClose and print fulfillment technology. Maxwell’s disclosures platform enables a seamless borrower experience while […]