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Zillow shuts down Closing Services

Housing Wire

The real estate listing giant announced on Monday that it is sunsetting its title and escrow provider, Zillow Closing Services. Zillow Closing Services had been operational in an undisclosed number of markets nationwide, with the Zillow “ enhanced markets ” of Raleigh, Denver, Atlanta, Phoenix, Durham and Charlotte as its primary markets.

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Mortgage rates get close to the yearly high of 7.49%

Housing Wire

The 10-year yield fell on Friday, bringing some relief, but we got very close to yearly highs for mortgage rates. Mortgage rates and the bond market Last week was wild for the 10-year yield, as the key support line that I have been talking about for weeks broke after the Fed meeting, sending the 10-year yield to highs last seen in 2007.

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Closing the gap: Increasing homeownership among diverse communities

Housing Wire

Closing the gap is paramount to uplifting individuals and households from underserved communities. In addition to addressing financial hurdles, we need to tackle some of the other barriers to closing the homeownership gap, including financial education. Inclusion cannot happen in a vacuum.

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Opinion: how to close the minority homeownership gap

Housing Wire

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have had affordable lending goals for years, but the impact of closing the minority homeownership gap has not been that significant. 1 answer has been, “They understand my borrowers and know how to close my loans.” When asked why they chose the company for which they currently work, the No.

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DocMagic launches new closing solution

Housing Wire

The automated loan document preparation and eMortgage services provider claims the new platform delivers a clear-cut, highly accurate decision telling users exactly how far they can take their closing digitally based on the unique attributes of the loan transaction and the county-level eRecording acceptance.

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SoftPro unveils ClosingsLIVE, its closings communication portal

Housing Wire

SoftPro , the nation’s top provider of title , closing, and escrow software, announced on Thursday that it has launched ClosingsLIVE, a cutting-edge communication portal for real estate settlements. SoftPro is a leading provider of title, closing, and escrow software in the United States.

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