Entries by Progress In Lending

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*Innovate to Solve Real Problems* **Executive Interview** ***Certainly the tidal wave of foreclosures is overwhelming. How do servicers keep up? How do technology vendors keep up? Everyone is forced to keep up. However, in the midst of the deepest chaos, there is opportunity for innovation to take over. As such, companies like IndiSoft were born. […]

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*New Business Opportunity* **Executive Interview** ***We all know that origination volume is predicted to decline by 40% this year. More and more lenders are turning to retail for means of oversight and quality control. So, if lenders are doing more to get their hands on less volume in a world mired with more and new […]

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*Discussing True Innovation* **Executive Interview** ***The minds behind the top innovations of 2010 gathered to talk candidly about the state of innovation in the mortgage industry today. Over 150 mortgage executives came together to attend PROGRESS in Lending Association’s Innovations 2010 Event. We named the top five innovations of 2010. After that event, we wondered […]

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*The Course Forward* **Executive Interview** ***Michael Detwiler entered the mortgage market in the late 1990s with one goal, to really redefine the conventional definition of a loan origination system. He turned the standard LOS concept on its ear and sought out to build what he coined an enterprise lending system or ELS. Over the past […]

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*Business And Technology* **Executive Interview** ***Too often lenders view technology as something out of their area of expertise. After all they’re business people, not technologists. That’s the wrong attitude if you want to succeed in this or any other evolving market. ****Tyler and Todd Sherman are living proof that when done with an eye on […]

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*A New Era In Mortgage* **Executive Interview** ***Have you ever had a problem? Come on, we all encounter problems in life. The bigger question is: How do you solve your problems? In order to overcome adversity and move forward you need a lot of input from a variety of sources. You can’t make snap decisions […]

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*Business Strategies: An Enemy Called Average* **By Michael Hammond** ***There are many things that have been said about today’s mortgage market but words like thriving, booming and easy are not among them. In order to compete and grow in today’s changing markets and ultra competitive environment, companies must foster a competitive spirit. It is imperative […]

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*Process Improvement: Dare To Change* **By Tony Garritano** ***I have never experienced such raw emotion over a new piece of regulation. Even the RESPA changes that came into being last year weren’t as maligned by mortgage participants as the new loan officer compensation rule. By listening to bankers on both sides, you would think mortgage […]