Entries by Digital Risk

Laura Williamson in Scotsman Guide talking about HMDA readiness

Scotsman Guide Laura Williamson, SVP Client Services at Digital Risk was recently quoted in Scotsman Guide in the article entitled “Vendors: There’s still time to prepare for HMDA”, regarding the preparation financial institutions will need to go through to begin collecting much more detailed data about loans and borrowers under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act […]

Americans View The Health Of The Housing Market As Improved And Owning A Home As A Good Investment

  Survey by Digital Risk also finds mixed view of housing regulations, desire for streamlined process; most not ready to apply via smartphone. MAITLAND, Fla.,July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A decade after the housing crisis, a majority of homeowners perceive the housing market as having strengthened, and an overwhelming number of respondents view owning a house […]

Debbie Hoffman in HousingWire talking about various aspects of Blockchain for Mortgage Industry

HousingWire Debbie Hoffman, Chief Legal Officer at Digital Risk was recently published in HousingWire Magazine for her article titled “From bitcoin to blockchain: How the new ledger tech can morph the mortgage industry” co-authored with Matt Oguz. Blockchain has morphed into an incredible technology tool that can be utilized across industries in a variety of […]

Drew Vandermay of Digital Risk named to HousingWire’s Rising Star 2017

Drew Vandermay, AVP, Valuation Services at Digital Risk, LLC has been named a winner of Housing Wire’s Rising Star Award for 2017 Each year, the HousingWire editorial staff selects top professionals representing a variety of occupations within the housing industry, but all of them demonstrate leadership and innovation that not only inspires those within their […]

Mortgages Are Bad for the Environment. Here’s What Can You Do About It.

credit.com Leo Loomie, SVP Business Development at Digital Risk LLC, Florida was recently published on Credit.com in the article titled “Mortgages Are Bad for the Environment. Here’s What Can You Do About It” regarding the impact of technology on the environmental impact of the mortgage process. Mortgage industry is definitely paper intensive but exactly how […]

HELOC Survey @ TheStreet.com

Digital Risk was recently quoted in TheStreet.com for its recent survey on HELOC. The article titled You Have No Idea How to Use a Home Equity Line of Credit highlights interesting statistics from the survey. US consumers have no problem piling up debt, but they’re petrified of a home equity line of credit mostly because […]

Potential borrowers unfamiliar with or reluctant to obtain home equity lines of credit; Fed rate hikes discouraging applicants

MAITLAND, Fla. – APRIL 27, 2017 — A decade after the housing market crisis, most homeowners say they are reluctant to take out home equity lines of credit (HELOCs) to meet other financial needs. At the same time, one in five are unfamiliar with the common loan instrument and 30 percent do not know how […]