Entries by Progress In Lending

Loan Quality Corrects

ACES Risk Management (ARMCO), a provider of enterprise financial risk management solutions, announced the release of the quarterly ARMCO Mortgage QC Trends Report. The latest report covers first quarter (Q1) 2019 and provides loan quality findings for mortgages reviewed by ACES Audit Technology.  Featured Sponsors:   The Q1 2019 ARMCO Mortgage QC Industry Trends Report is based on […]

Dramatically Improving Mortgage Underwriting Productivity

SLK Global Solutions, a business transformation enterprise offering technology platforms and solutions for the mortgage and financial services industry, has achieved a new benchmark of success with its latest offering, LoanAccel,  an origination support solution that helps underwriters provide conditional approvals within hours.   Featured Sponsors:   With an average of just 1.76 touches for a loan […]

Honoring Lending Luminaries

A luminary is defined as “a person who inspires or influences others.” And that type of person is exactly who PROGRESS in Lending is looking to honor. Right now the market is filled with uncertainty.Joel Kan, MBA’s Associate Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting, recently said of mortgage applications, “Ongoing trade tensions between the […]

MBA Releases 2019 Mid-Year Commercial/Multifamily Servicer Rankings

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its mid-year rankings of commercial and multifamily mortgage servicers’ volumes as of June 30, 2019. At the top of the list of firms is Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., with $681.8 billion in master and primary servicing, followed by PNC Real Estate/Midland Loan Services  ($655.2 billion), KeyBank National Association ($273.1 […]

New 2019 Cybercrime Report Tracks Growing Threat

LexisNexis Risk Solutions released its Cybercrime Report providing a comprehensive view into the shifting global fraud landscape from January 2019 through June 2019. During this period, the LexisNexis Digital Identity Network recorded 16.4 billion transactions, of which 277 million were human-initiated attacks, a 13% increase over the second half of 2018. Featured Sponsors:   The […]

Companies Integrate To Streamline And Improve The Closing Process

Vantage Point Title (Vantage Point) has integrated the Collaboration Center solution from Mortgage Cadence, an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) company, to automate the exchange of information throughout the real-estate closing process for all Mortgage Cadence clients.  Featured Sponsors:   The Mortgage Cadence Collaboration Center helps to solve two critical issues within the closing process: the pervasive […]

And The 2019 Winners Are …

Sales, marketing and public relations executives are blazing a trail that is determining the biggest winners in financial services. On the sales side, research from the University of Pennsylvania shows that more than 50% of buyers still seek advice when making a purchase. As a result, educated and engaged sales associates who can meet buyers’ […]

Mortgage Applications Decrease In Latest MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage applications decreased 6.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending August 23, 2019. The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, decreased 6.2 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier. On an unadjusted basis, […]