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Tim Von Kaenel: Listen to LOs when Selecting Mortgage Origination Platform

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Today’s digital loan origination systems and point-of-sale solutions have revolutionized how consumers apply for mortgages.

Dave Worrall: 2019 Was Supposed to Be Quiet

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Dave Worrall is president of subservicer LoanCare, a ServiceLink company. In this role, Dave oversees the overall operations...

Sara Nakae: Mortgage Lenders Must Shift to Meet Borrower Demands

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Whether they are buying a product or a service, consumers today expect the process to be seamless and,...

Jennifer Henry: Have a ‘True North’ to Work Toward

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Jennifer Henry is vice president and vertical marketing leader for mortgage and housing services at Equifax. An industry...

Ken Harrison: Mortgage Companies Need Strong Disaster Response Playbooks

PERSON OF THE WEEK: It’s well known that natural disasters can wreak havoc on mortgage servicing operations. And considering the increase in...

2020 Vision: What Can Mortgage Lenders Expect in the New Year?

BLOG VIEW: This past year was a great one for consumers looking to refinance or buy a home. The Fed cut rates...

Bill Colby: Third-Party Integrations Now Critical For Real Estate Services Firms

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Bill Colby is product development manager for RES.NET, a wholly-owned subsidiary of U.S. Real Estate Services (USRES) that provides...

Jennifer Cagle: Mortgage Lenders Must Prepare For Upcoming URLA Changes

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Although government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have postponed the deadline for mandatory use of the...

Saying Goodbye to the Month-End Close and Hello to Real-Time Data

BLOG VIEW: Picture this: It’s a typical Tuesday and you head to the grocery store to buy a few things on your...

Lawson Hardwick: How Mortgage Lenders Can Attract and Retain Top Talent

PERSON OF THE WEEK: In this current job market, it’s getting harder for mortgage lenders to find high-quality workers with experience in...

Joe Ludlow: Wider Access to Financial Data is Key For Mortgage Operations

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Traditionally, mortgage lending companies have restricted access to sensitive financial data to a select few high-level executives (in...

Knowing the Company Why: The Key to Understanding

BLOG VIEW: Have you ever wondered why your company exists? We all work for a company where we know what we provide,...

Matt Johnner: Technology Also a Game Changer For Commercial Mortgage

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Technology has been revolutionizing the residential mortgage segment for many years now, as residential lenders continue to adopt...

Ben Miller: User Adoption is the Key to Mortgage Software ROI

PERSON OF THE WEEK: How do mortgage lenders know they are getting the promised - or at least anticipated - return on...

Mortgage Lenders Must Embrace the New ‘Data Economy’

BLOG VIEW: The most significant legacy of the 2008 recession and economic crisis for mortgage lenders is not the advent of the...

Tedd Smith: How Going All-Digital Can Help Lenders Boost HELOC Volume

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Home equity loans are becoming an increasingly profitable source of business for mortgage lenders. By the end of...

Pete Butler: The Lesser Known Benefits of Working with the Right BPO Partner

PERSON OF THE WEEK: Outsourcing is nothing new to the mortgage industry, but as the business landscape changes for originators and servicers,...

Addressing the Impact of Process Risk in Commercial Mortgage

BLOG VIEW: Commercial mortgage lending represents a more than $2 trillion industry in the U.S. - and as the economy continues to...

The Value of In-House Servicing

BLOG VIEW: When evaluating whether to retain or outsource servicing, some mortgage lenders may assume they lack the resources to effectively manage...

Debbie Bianucci: Employee Engagement Starts with a Values-Driven Culture

PERSON OF THE WEEK: The mortgage lending business has many unique characteristics that drive how executives set strategy, plan and lead. These...

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