SMS Authentication: A (Simple) Key for Proving Real Estate Document Legitimacy

SMS Authentication: A (Simple) Key for Proving Real Estate Document Legitimacy

A client could claim he never signed a specific clause in a contract, or a real estate authority could put a deal under investigation for fraud.

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One million documents have been electronically filed in Iowa

One million documents have been electronically filed in Iowa

Electronic Recording has been a long, sometimes precarious journey with a few setbacks but the end result has been a time-saving product for our …

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Michigan sets parole for ‘Linda Green’ robo-signer

Michigan sets parole for ‘Linda Green’ robo-signer

The fraud became known as robosigning, a process where documents required in foreclosures and other legal filings were signed and notarized with …

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Independent Mortgage Bank Profits Surge, More Than Double

Independent Mortgage Bank Profits Surge, More Than Double 1Q
HousingWire | August 30, 2016
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Quarterly Mortgage Bankers Performance Report, independent mortgage banks and mortgage subsidiaries of chartered banks reported a net gain of $1,686 on each loan they originated in the second quarter of 2016.

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Realtors: What’s Hampering Sales the Most

Realtors: What’s Hampering Sales the Most
Realtor Mag | August 30, 2016
A dearth of homes for sale, declining affordability, appraisal issues, and lender processing delays are the key issues affecting sales, according to the latest Realtors Confidence Index Survey

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Mortgage Complaints Sit Lower on CFPB Complaint List

Mortgage Complaints Sit Lower on CFPB Complaint List
DS News | August 30, 2016
As the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) approaches one million complaints handled in its five-year history, mortgages have taken a back seat behind debt collection as the most complained-about financial product, according to the bureau’s latest monthly complaint snapshot released Tuesday.

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HARP Extended Again, This Time As A ‘Bridge’ To A New Program

HARP Extended Again, This Time As A ‘Bridge’ To A New Program
by Orb Staff, Aug 25, 2016
This time around, the program is being extended in order to create a “bridge” to a new high loan-to-value streamlined refinance offering that will essentially replace [Read More]

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