7 Tips for Successful Mortgage Software Implementation and Adoption

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When it comes to technology, misconceptions abound in the mortgage industry. Last year we teamed up with HousingWire to survey mortgage lenders about mortgage software implementation; a whopping 57% of respondents reported that implementing technology in their organization went slower than expected. Indeed, part of a successful software implementation is setting realistic expectations about your… Read more »

Introducing Our Newly Enhanced The Work Number® Integration for Seamless Verification of Income & Employment

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Maxwell is pleased to announce our newly enhanced integration with The Work Number® by Equifax for seamless Verification of Income (VOI) and Verification of Employment (VOE). The Work Number helps lenders in Maxwell expedite the VOE/VOI process for strong efficiency gains. WorkNumber auto-populates borrow info based on their input from the loan application, collects verification… Read more »

How to Select the Right Digital Mortgage Software for Your Team

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To find the right digital mortgage solution, you need to know why you need digital mortgage technology at all. You definitely know you need it, but do you understand why? Like, really understand why? Finding the right digital mortgage starts with knowing your goals and how digital mortgage software will help you achieve them. This means… Read more »

“A Crack in the Foundation?” Part 4: A Cautious New World

In the digital age, industries evolve at a breakneck pace, spurred on by technological advents and process enhancements. And yet, as anyone in the mortgage industry knows, change here is less accelerated. We adapt more slowly, seeking respite in the comfort of our well-worn processes and traditions. The complexity of the mortgage industry necessitates that… Read more »

“A Crack in The Foundation?” Part 2: Three Decades of Red Flags — Mortgage Policy & Praxis, 1970-1999

In the digital age, industries evolve at a breakneck pace, spurred on by technological advents and process enhancements. And yet, as anyone in the mortgage industry knows, change here is less accelerated. We adapt more slowly, seeking respite in the comfort of our well-worn processes and traditions. The complexity of the mortgage industry necessitates that… Read more »

“A Crack in The Foundation?” Part 1: Fannie & Friends — The Evolution of Mortgage Policy from 1930-1969

In the digital age, industries evolve at a breakneck pace, spurred on by technological advents and process enhancements. And yet, as anyone in the mortgage industry knows, change here is less accelerated. We adapt more slowly, seeking respite in the comfort of our well-worn processes and traditions. The complexity of the mortgage industry necessitates that… Read more »

Maxwell Debuts Bi-Directional Integration with Encompass by Ellie Mae

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Maxwell is proud to announce our latest integration into Encompass® by Ellie Mae®. Maxwell’s bi-directional integration with Encompass enables lenders to send loan applications, synchronize borrower documents, and trigger status notifications to borrowers and real estate agents without ever leaving Maxwell. This integration furthers Maxwell’s commitment to a relationship-driven mortgage experience, allowing the loan officer… Read more »

Find Your Mortgage Niche to Future-Proof Your Profitability

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The fallout from the Great Recession has had a lasting impact on the mortgage industry. The boomerang effect of the subprime mortgage crisis has seen lenders passing over less-than-perfect borrowers in favor of safe, easy, full-doc W2 borrowers with a 720 FICO score and plenty of assets. But with increasing home values, rising rates, growing… Read more »

3 Ways to Improve Your Mortgage Website

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As a mortgage industry professional, having a website is an essential. Your site can help build your brand, get you referral partners, and of course, drive new customers But there’s a big difference between having just any website and having a great website. If your website is missing key components, like an effective lead form,… Read more »