Tomo enters 5 new states, launches real-time preapproval process
After laying off workers in May, Tomo is in expansion mode again with launches in Maryland, New Jersey, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington D.C.
by Matt Carter Dec 1
Opendoor expands rapid preapproval app to 3 new states
Once only available in California, the expansion will see the Opendoor Finance App available in Texas, Arizona and Georgia, promising consumers preapproval letters in 60 seconds or less
by Jim Dalrymple II Sep 28
Senso uses artificial intelligence to help lenders identify homebuyers
Senso Engage provides mortgage prospects with personalized listings prioritized by neighborhood and affordability
by Matt Carter Dec 14
How agents can nab new inventory as moratoriums expire
It's unclear exactly how many properties will be freed up now that the federal eviction and foreclosure moratoriums have expired. But whichever way it goes, agents will want to be prepared
5 credit myths to explain to first-time homebuyers
Before first-time homebuyers pull the trigger on buying a new home, they should understand some common misconceptions in the credit reporting industry as they go through the prequalification and preapproval process. Here's how agents can help
by Vance Kellogg Jun 30
The Homebuyer Files: 6 owners on the highs and lows of buying a home
Buyers share the ups and downs of financing the homes of their dreams — from navigating tax drama and securing 2 loans at once to relying on iBuyers to beat the competition
by Marian McPherson Feb 19
7 reasons you shouldn't require a pre-approval to show a home
It isn't always a bad idea to spend time with potential clients who have yet to get a pre-approval letter
by Missy Yost Dec 30
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5 strategies for creating success in complex markets
by Barb Zuckerwise Aug 3
Markets where mortgage preapproval matters most
When it comes to buying a home, having all your client's ducks in a row could be the separating factor
by Britt Chester May 24
Trulia releases new mortgage app for iOS
Mobile home loan calculator and application focuses on buyer affordability
by Amy Tankersley Feb 29
Soon any website will be able to prequalify homebuyers for a mortgage
Planwise and Informa partner on plug-and-play tool
by Paul Hagey Aug 13
Zillow adds mortgage preapproval tool to iOS mobile apps
Homebuyers can get preapproval letter in minutes
by Inman Aug 7
Pre Approve Me app puts agents, buyers and loan officers on the same page
Tool tracks mortgage paperwork, generates property-specific loan preapprovals in seconds