Scott Roller: Mortgage Vendor News & Views (November)

This major trend continues – banks and lenders sticking to their core competencies and seeking strategic vendor partners for the non-core – via technology and outsourcing. The low rate ‘feeding frenzy’ will come to an abrupt end, we just don’t know when. Still yet, we are starting to see financial institutions give more focus to the bottom line – cost cutting. Engaging third-party vendors is often a first consideration, reducing fixed costs.