Digital Risk’s Homeowner Survey was recently quoted on the Wall Street Journal’s Jumbo Jumble column in the article titled “Mortgage Closings Just Took a Big Step Into the Digital Age” talking about fully remote and paperless closing and how a Chicago couple closed a home loan from a Michigan lender using a Virginia notary public, all from a laptop!
Leo Loomie, SVP, Client Services at Digital Risk LLC recently appeared on the Jon Sanchez Radio Show for the segment “Have you ever applied for a Mortgage Online” talking about the Digital Mortgage era , results of a recent survey ran by Digital Risk on homeowners and renters and overall Digital Risk services.
Mary Cassell, VP, Originations and Sheila Latiff, Senior Director, Risk & Compliance at Digital Risk, LLC have been named on MPA’s Elite Women Awards for 2017
Every year Mortgage Professional America recognizes the top women in Mortgage Industry breaking new grounds, creating new records and basically doing overwhelming work.
This year MPA recognized 75 women who have overcome obstacles and broken barriers to become some of the industry’s top professionals. They include record-breakers, innovators, mentors and trendsetters who inspire the success of their peers every day and are using their collective influence to change the face of America’s mortgage industry. Read more
Jeffrey Taylor appeared on Fox Business Network with host Lauren Simonetti, weighing in on tax reform, earnings, and Washington gridlock.
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 (HMDA).
Jeffrey Taylor appeared as a panelist on Fox Business Network with hosts Trish Regan and Nicole Petallides, weighing in on Washington’s current gridlock and GSE reform.
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 as a solid investment, according to survey data released today by Digital Risk, a national leader in mortgage outsourcing solutions.
The survey indicated that over half of homeowners believe the housing market in their region and nationwide has improved. It also found that the majority of homeowners (91%) and renters (83%) view home ownership as a good investment. The survey of 1,057 U.S. homeowners and 509 renters was conducted between May 26 and June 2.
Confidence in the housing sector is being driven by a noticeable increase in home values. Eighty-seven percent of homeowners have seen their appraisal values holding or increasing, while just 12% saw a decrease. Sixteen percent saw gains of more than 20% in value.
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 capacities, including in mortgage lending.
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 own companies, but also in their communities and in the industry at large.
According to the magazine, some of HW’s 2017 Rising Stars have worked their way up in traditional mortgage companies, while others started their own businesses. They have made their mark in marketing, fintech, economics, compliance, operations management, business development and asset management.
Jeffrey Taylor appeared on FBN:AM with hosts Lauren Simonetti and Cheryl Casone recapping the record breaking stock market and the impending jobs reports. Read more