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Maxwell becomes secondary market investor

Maxwell, a digital mortgage and solutions platform for small to midsize mortgage lenders, has launched Maxwell Capital, a new platform designed to act as a dedicated investor for those lenders who originate loans on...

​​Mr. Cooper to sell Xome field services

Mr. Cooper Group Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Xome Field Services unit to Cyprexx Services LLC. The sale is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2021, subject to…

Redfin: Pending sales show small increase

Pending sales climbed 7% during the four-week period ending Sept. 12, the smallest year-over-year increase since June 2020, according to a new report from Redfin. Just under half the homes sold went for more than their asking price…

Black Knight: Forbearances fall below 1.6M

The number of active forbearance plans fell by 22K (-1.4%) this week, bringing the total number of U.S. homeowners in COVID-19 forbearance below 1.6M for the first time since the start of the pandemic…

Radian launches blockchain-backed title offering

Radian Group Inc. has rolled out its new title insurance and closing services offering, titlegenius, in Arizona, California, Nevada, Ohio and Pennsylvania, following its initial debut in Florida… 

Redfin: Home listings fall 6% in August

Seasonally adjusted new listings of homes for sale were down 6% in August from a year earlier, according to a new report from Redfin. This is the first decline we’ve seen since February, the company said… 

California existing home sales temper in August

Housing demand in California tempered for the fourth consecutive month in August as home sales returned to precrisis levels. Still, the statewide median home price set another record high, according to…

Lender critical defect rate falls again

The downward trend in critical defects continued in Q1 2021, ending the quarter at 2.01% versus the prior quarter’s rate of 2.09%, according to ACES Quality Management, a provider of…

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Eltropy and The Mortgage Collaborative partner

The Mortgage Collaborative, a national independent mortgage cooperative, has added Eltropy, an award-winning compliant and secure digital communications platform for financial institutions, to its partner network to bring text messaging to its members. “We are proud...

LenderHomePage integrates with Integra LOS

LenderHomePage the developer of Loanzify POS, a mortgage point-of-sale system has completed its integration with loan origination software developer Integra Software Systems. “We are excited to have this integration with LenderHomePage,” said Michael Picker, senior...

Incenter releases RemoteVal appraisal tool

Incenter Appraisal Management has released RemoteVal, a tool it says will streamline the appraisal process. “We’re excited to launch this solution at a time when strong homebuyer demand and an impacted appraiser population are putting new pressures on profits, costs...

LenderHomePage unveils Spanish-1003

LenderHomePage has added new features to its mortgage Point-of-Sale platform, Loanzify POS. In response to the exceptional homeownership growth rate that Latinos are experiencing as well as the demand from the industry, LenderHomePage unveiled a Spanish version of its...

CoreLogic integrates with ICE mortgage technology

CoreLogic has entered into an enterprise agreement with ICE Mortgage Technology to leverage Encompass Partner Connect across ten fundamental CoreLogic solutions to update critical data-driven processes and make these solutions available to thousands of mutual clients....

ValueLink integrates with Clear Capital

ValueLink Software, a valuation technology provider, has announced that it has partnered with Clear Capital to enable its users to order Clear Capital's suite of valuation products, including hybrid and desktop products. The valuation industry is currently undergoing...

Finicity integrates with ICE mortgage technology

Finicity, a Mastercard company and provider of open banking solutions, is expanding its one-touch Mortgage Verification Service availability within ICE Mortgage Technology.  The integration enables borrowers to permission data quickly and easily so lenders can...

Docutech integrates with MortgageHippo

First American Docutech, a provider of document, eSign, eClose and print fulfillment technology, and a member of the First American family of companies, has integrated its Solex eSignature solution with MortgageHippo’s digital mortgage platform. Now, lenders can...

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