Recent Articles by Valentin Saportas

Are you obsessed with big data yet?

Are you obsessed with big data yet?

Big data is changing the way companies make important decisions at every level of the organization. Recent technologies, such as Hadoop, are significantly increasing the rate at which information can be collected and analyzed, and data science is qui...
By Valentin Saportas | Thursday, June 25, 2015
3 things every real estate agent should know about mortgages

3 things every real estate agent should know about mortgages

Unless all your clients are cash buyers, mortgages are an integral part of any real estate agent's business. Knowing some basics about mortgages will make you a better adviser to your clients and a more effective businessperson ......
By Valentin Saportas | Thursday, May 14, 2015
3 top expectations of online real estate consumers

3 top expectations of online real estate consumers

As co-founder of a web-based mortgage technology company dedicated to radically improving the consumer experience, I have spent a lot of time studying the online real estate landscape. I've gained an understanding what today's online real estate cons...
By Valentin Saportas | Friday, April 24, 2015
Why it’s time for the mortgage industry to take technology seriously

Why it’s time for the mortgage industry to take technology seriously

If you're in the real estate industry, I'm sure you've heard this statistic many times: Over 90 percent of homebuyers now start their search online. And it's not just homes they're searching the Web for; it's also mortgages and just about everything ...
By Valentin Saportas | Tuesday, April 14, 2015