Doing title and close in Louisiana? State requires physical location starting Jan. 1

Late last week, the Louisiana Department of Insurance issued an advisory letter on Louisiana Act No 310, which mandates that title insurance companies have a physical location in the state in order to operate there, beginning on Jan. 1, 2021. The bill was introduced to … Continue readingDoing title and close in Louisiana? State requires physical location starting Jan. 1

Doing title and close in Louisiana? State requires physical location starting Jan. 1

Late last week, the Louisiana Department of Insurance issued an advisory letter on Louisiana Act No 310, which mandates that title insurance companies have a physical location in the state in order to operate there, beginning on Jan. 1, 2021. The bill was introduced to … Continue readingDoing title and close in Louisiana? State requires physical location starting Jan. 1

Home price index sees greatest gain in over 2 years

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller index of home prices in 19* U.S. cities rose 5.7% in August from a year ago, the greatest year-over-year gain since 2018, driven unsurprisingly by tightened supply amid record-low interest rates. The August increase was larger than the 4.8% advance the … Continue readingHome price index sees greatest gain in over 2 years

Home price index sees greatest gain in over 2 years

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller index of home prices in 19* U.S. cities rose 5.7% in August from a year ago, the greatest year-over-year gain since 2018, driven unsurprisingly by tightened supply amid record-low interest rates. The August increase was larger than the 4.8% advance the … Continue readingHome price index sees greatest gain in over 2 years

Here’s what lenders should look for in a title provider

HousingWire recently spoke with Susan Falsetti, managing director of Origination Title and Close at ServiceLink, about the state of title in 2020 and how the EXOS technology platform allowed ServiceLink clients to take advantage of virtual closing solutions. HousingWire: How has your team adapted to … Continue readingHere’s what lenders should look for in a title provider

Here’s what lenders should look for in a title provider

HousingWire recently spoke with Susan Falsetti, managing director of Origination Title and Close at ServiceLink, about the state of title in 2020 and how the EXOS technology platform allowed ServiceLink clients to take advantage of virtual closing solutions. HousingWire: How has your team adapted to … Continue readingHere’s what lenders should look for in a title provider

Real estate tech roundup: Asteroom, Homesnap and SafeShowings

Asteroom, a smartphone-based provider of mobile 3D home tours for real estate professionals, has announced a partnership with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach which gives agents access to Asteroom’s 3D tour technology, image enhancement and 3D virtual staging capabilities. Asteroom’s technology lets agents … Continue readingReal estate tech roundup: Asteroom, Homesnap and SafeShowings

Real estate tech roundup: Asteroom, Homesnap and SafeShowings

Asteroom, a smartphone-based provider of mobile 3D home tours for real estate professionals, has announced a partnership with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach which gives agents access to Asteroom’s 3D tour technology, image enhancement and 3D virtual staging capabilities. Asteroom’s technology lets agents … Continue readingReal estate tech roundup: Asteroom, Homesnap and SafeShowings

Sagent technology puts servicers in the driver’s seat

Technology plays a crucial role in servicers’ ability of servicers to support their borrowers in this challenging time. Whether borrowers are experiencing COVID-related financial hardships and need forbearance or are looking for refinance opportunities amid record low rates, Sagent’s technology empowers servicers to meet borrowers … Continue readingSagent technology puts servicers in the driver’s seat