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Fintech turns camera phone into appraiser to streamline mortgage process

The online and application based interfaces fintech companies utilize allows for a streamlined process across every aspect of acquiring a mortgage. The LoanVerify app allows users to jump right in to the process by answering 7 simple questions, and then moves directly into the the pre-approval stage.

The appraisal process, which typically is not automated, remains a problem. A human appraiser usually goes to a home, takes pictures, makes sure there’s nothing terribly wrong with the structure. It takes seven to 10 days to turn around, van den Brand said. But this, too, could be automated, he claimed. "Appraisals are just data," he said.

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Fintech firm eOriginal announced on Tuesday it has formed a partnership with mortgage giant Quicken Loans to complete the final steps of its new online mortgage process to create an electronic.

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 · That loan will then be bundled with thousands of others into a bond called a Mortgage Backed Security (MBS), which is bought and sold by investors just like other bonds and stocks.

With a Fintech Mortgage, we eliminate surprise roadblocks by spending important time at the beginning of the home loan search to understand what makes each mortgage experience special. By combining first-in-class expertise with path-bending mortgage tech, you’ll enjoy a seamless mortgage experience we call "the Finmae Way".

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How FinTech will revolutionise mortgages by Adrian Whittaker, Sales Director | Mar 21, 2016 First published in Mortgage Introducer, 18 March 2016 – The UK is the global capital for financial technology (FinTech) , an industry worth over 20bn in this country alone.

These players leverage technology and digital platforms to upgrade the mortgage process and are developing a variety of tools and services to improve poor customer service. With the rise of mortgage tech , we take a closer look today at some of the hottest startups in field from Europe.

Fintech turns camera phone into appraiser to streamline mortgage process Mortgage technology company SharperLending is tapping mobile devices to offer a quicker and more efficient loan process for lenders in instances that don’t require full appraisals.