Tracy Huber of Equifax: Gaining Operational Efficiencies With Technology, Automation In a Changing Mortgage Lending Environment

As the mortgage industry continues to experience substantial changes, such as rising interest rates, home affordability issues, and an influx of layoffs for mortgage professionals, the entire industry is recognizing the need to adjust its operational strategies. Mortgage professionals need to be agile, quick and flexible to keep pace with the changing market, regulatory pressures, and borrower preferences.

Tracy Huber of Equifax: Gaining Operational Efficiencies With Technology, Automation In a Changing Mortgage Lending Environment

As the mortgage industry continues to experience substantial changes, such as rising interest rates, home affordability issues, and an influx of layoffs for mortgage professionals, the entire industry is recognizing the need to adjust its operational strategies. Mortgage professionals need to be agile, quick and flexible to keep pace with the changing market, regulatory pressures, and borrower preferences.

Tracy Huber of Equifax: Gaining Operational Efficiencies With Technology, Automation In a Changing Mortgage Lending Environment

As the mortgage industry continues to experience substantial changes, such as rising interest rates, home affordability issues, and an influx of layoffs for mortgage professionals, the entire industry is recognizing the need to adjust its operational strategies. Mortgage professionals need to be agile, quick and flexible to keep pace with the changing market, regulatory pressures, and borrower preferences.

Jason Doshi of Paymints.io: In the Battle against Margin Compression, Don’t Overlook These Opportunities

While lenders are doing their best to leverage new technology in the battle against cost and inefficiency, for many, the efforts are almost entirely an in-house effort. Considering that production of a mortgage lies in the hands of multiple entities—the lender, perhaps a mortgage broker, the title and closing company, the appraiser and the like—that may well be a mistake.

Sam Verma of Peoples Processing: Automation–A Critical Element for the Emerging Non-QM Sector

Against the background of plummeting refinance activity, there has been a growing level of competition to service limited loan volume. Coupled with the tighter business conditions, market norms have rapidly changed, and so have the borrower profile. These changes have been encouraging lenders to consider getting into the Non-QM space to ensure smooth business continuity.