Entries by Lindsay

CoreLogic’s digital mortgage solutions streamline the underwriting process

CoreLogic is digitizing the mortgage underwriting process for lenders with its AutomatIQ suite of solutions. HousingWire recently sat down with Jay Kingsley, executive for credit and borrower solutions at CoreLogic, to discuss the company’s AutomatIQ offerings. if(typeof(jQuery)==”function”){(function($){$.fn.fitVids=function(){}})(jQuery)}; jwplayer(‘jwplayer_A7D8OCVn_2RuqXW7O_div’).setup( {“playlist”:”https://content.jwplatform.com/feeds/A7D8OCVn.json”,”ph”:2} ); AutomatIQ Borrower, CoreLogic’s digital mortgage solution, provides a comprehensive set of products, analytics and tools […]

COVID-19 will cause a record-setting recession, economists say

Economic forecasters are saying the recession caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is going to be record-setting, followed by a rebound in the final three months of 2020 that should result in the largest quarterly expansion in almost six years. The rapid turn-around is because the economy was firing on all cylinders before America was hit […]

An agent’s guide to marketing during a pandemic

As our world continues to change at a rapid pace, where each week feels like a month, rest assured that new opportunities are also emerging every single day.  One huge opportunity that any agent can take advantage of is marketing even more during this period of time where most of our colleagues and competitors are […]

CECL down, but not out

Lawmakers and regulators opted to delay compliance for banks that have implemented the credit loss standard, sparing them near-term capital hits. Source: American Banker

Are MLOs considered an essential service?

The short answer to the question: Are mortgage loan officers an essential service, in most states, is no. However, state and local governments clearly understand the importance of allowing MLOs to remain active. While loan originators aren’t being named as essential service workers, companies are going to great lengths to allow them to work remotely. […]

Keller Offers has no plans to slow down business during pandemic

Despite other major iBuyers halting business for the time being due to coronavirus, Keller Williams‘ iBuyer product, Keller Offers, is pushing through and said it won’t be stopping anytime soon. In an email sent out to Keller Offers agents on Monday, the company said it would be prioritizing the safety and well-being of its clients, […]

Is the coronavirus about to wipe out FHA lending?

It looks like borrowers who don’t fit neatly into Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s lending criteria could soon be running out of options if they want to buy a house. Over the last week, many (if not all) of the biggest lenders specializing in lending to borrowers outside the Qualified Mortgage lending box paused their […]

VA Issues Guidance on Interior Inspections

“Fees for exterior only appraisals with enhanced assignment conditions or a desktop appraisal will remain the same as an interior appraisal.” The post VA Issues Guidance on Interior Inspections first appeared at Working RE Magazine. Source: Working RE Magazine