Entries by Digital Risk

Digital Risk’s Millennial Survey shows the REAL factors keeping them from buying

Watch Jeff Taylor on CNBC World discuss Digital Risk’s recent Millennial Survey that explains the factors holding this generation back from purchasing property. The survey also indicates incentives that may entice them to enter the housing market sooner rather than later. To learn why Millennials are hesitant to buy and see Digital Risk’s survey results, tune in now.

Digital Risk’s Kimberly Lanham And Dana Gipson Honored As Influential Women In Housing

MAITLAND, Fla., Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Digital Risk, LLC, an Orlando-based risk and compliance firm, is proud to announce that Kimberly Lanham, Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations, and Dana Gipson, Senior Director of Operations, have been selected as honorees for HousingWire’s “Influential Women in Housing” and MReport’s “Women in Housing,” respectively.

Can You Get a Home Loan from Your Parents? Rules on Financial Assistance

Conventional loans have restrictions on financial gifts that vary on the borrower’s down payment percentage, says Jeff Taylor, a managing partner at Digital Risk. If a down payment is less than 20 percent, Freddie Mac requires at least 5 percent to be the borrower’s own money. Fannie Mae eased its rules last year and under some circumstances eligible borrower can have their entire down payment come from gifts, Taylor says.

Kim Lanham, Makes HousingWire’s 2015 Women of Influence List

Congratulations Kim Lanham, VP of Marketing for being recognized as HousingWire’s 2015 Women of Influence! HousingWire’s new August issue was released Friday July 31st, featuring 40 of the most influential women in the housing industry. Digital Risk and our people are honored to featured and recognized as industry thought leaders and influencers! The 2015 Women […]

How healthy is your city’s housing market?

How healthy is your city’s housing market? USA Today July 31, 2015 Jeff Taylor was quoted heavily yesterday in a USA TODAY article, about the health of the housing market. He said there are a variety of regional trends that can affect local housing markets, from first-time buyers looking to save money on rent, to […]

Jeff Taylor on BNN’s “Business Day AM” program discussing the sustainability of both the U.S. and Canadian housing markets

Jeff Taylor appeared on BNN’s “Business Day AM” program with Frances Horodelski to talk about the sustainability of both the U.S. and Canadian housing markets and the most recent Case–Shiller Home Price Index. Jeff explained that the housing market has stabilized, with existing home sales and housing starts back to pre-recession 2007 levels. Jeff predicts […]

Digital Risk featured in MReport 2015 “Power Players” & “Leading Ladies” Honorees

Dana Gipson, Senior Director of Operations at Digital Risk was selected as MReport’s 2015 “Emerging Leaders” for Women in housing 35 years and under. The women selected for this honor were nominated by their peers in the industry, who cited all the qualities that make them strong leaders—such as their intelligence, drive, and pursuit of innovation. Congratulations Dana for this great honor! To read in-depth profiles on all our honorees, click here, or check out the August 2015 Issue of the MReport!