If 2020 has a theme, implementation of technology to enhance day-to-day operations would be it and as long-time proponents of embracing technology, we think it’s not only critical but imperative for long-term growth and to remain competitive in today’s marketplace. This year CBA LIVE was no exception, hosting their first ever virtual conference and while there... Read more
As states ease shelter-in-place restrictions, many consumers remain wary of in-person transactions, even with the safety protocols businesses have implemented. Offering digital signing and closing solutions with Remote On-line Notarization (RON) is the answer to preserve consumer satisfaction and resume revenue growth – now and in the future.
1. Senate Bill 3533RON is on track to become... Read more
The FDIC and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency have decided to increase the FIRREA threshold for residential real-estate transactions requiring an appraisal from $250,000 to $400,000. If the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve also votes to increase as expected, lenders will have access to a new suite of valuations available for loans... Read more
Cyber fraud is a rampantly growing problem facing the real estate industry – and lenders need to arm themselves to prevent it. It only takes one breach to expose consumers and irrevocably damage a lender’s reputation. So, how do you protect yourself? Here are three steps real estate lenders can take to avoid being a victim... Read more