Lenders, Forbearances, Risk, and Mobile Technology

By David Chiappe, JD., President, SharperLending Mortgage Technology Smart phone powered property inspection solutions are used by banks and credit unions to safely and securely gather current property condition data through a mobile device.  Lending departments can request that the homeowner or member collect interior and/or exterior property data – such as photos and descriptions – and then transfer this …

Emerging Trends in Lending: Real Estate Appraisals for Social Distancing

By David Chiappe, JD., President, SharperLending Mortgage Technology As a mortgage and financial technology provider for banks, mortgage companies and credit union, SharperLending has never encountered a challenge as all-encompassing as COVID-19 and its impact on lending.  COVID-19 is rapidly changing the way we work with borrowers during the loan process.  Technology is going to have to move rapidly to …

SharperLending Enhances Lending Technology to Increase Access to Social Distancing Real Estate Appraisal Solutions

Appraisers, AMCs can Now Access Verisite Mobile Appraisal Solutions Spokane, Wash. May 6, 2020 – Mortgage technology provider SharperLending announced today enhancements to its Appraisal Firewall and Verisite real estate appraisal solutions to extend the value of health and safety to a broader audience.  Appraisers and appraisal management companies can now access the Verisite mobile appraisal and inspection tools to …

SharperLending Partners with Property Interlink to Increase Health and Safety for Real Estate Appraisals

Partnership Promotes Social Distancing, Loan Pipeline Efficiency with Verisite Mobile Appraisal Tools Spokane, Wash., April 15th, 2020 – Mortgage and financial technology provider SharperLending announced today a partnership with national real estate appraisal management company Property Interlink to provide social distancing safety and origination pipeline efficiency solutions to credit unions, banks, and other financial institutions through the Verisite mobile appraisal …

SharperLending Introduces Joe Ware as Vice President of Sales

Business Strategy, Financial Services Veteran Joins SharperLending Team to Expand Market Leadership Position and Drive Growth Spokane, Wash., April 2nd, 2020 – Mortgage and financial technology provider SharperLending is excited to announce the expansion of their sales organization.  SharperLending welcomes Joe Ware as the new Vice President of Sales who will play an important leadership role in the expansion of …

SharperLending Promotes Valuation Safety Amidst COVID-19 Environment with Verisite Mobile Property Inspection Tools

Technology Efforts Support Social Distancing for Appraisers, Pipeline Efficiency for Lenders   Spokane, Wash., March 18, 2020 – Mortgage technology provider SharperLending announced today that its Verisite mobile property inspection tools have been enhanced to help keep real estate appraisers safe during property inspections by allowing homeowners to take interior property photos, then transfer interior photos and descriptions to appraisers …

SharperLending Releases Next Generation of Verisite Mobile Property Inspection Tools in Appraisal Firewall Software

Spokane, Wash., March 5th, 2020 – Mortgage and financial technology provider SharperLending announced today the release of the next generation of its Verisite mobile property inspection tools that lenders use to gather property data for collateral valuation on loans and sub-loan products that do not require full appraisals.  The new version of the mobile property data gathering app provides lenders …

Intercoastal Mortgage Company Selects Appraisal Firewall Software to Provide Seamless Appraisal Ordering Solutions

Spokane, Wash. Oct. 16th, 2019 – Mortgage and financial technology provider SharperLending LLC announced today that Intercoastal Mortgage Company has selected the Appraisal Firewall real estate appraisal platform as their primary software system for managing residential appraisals.  Intercoastal will use the Appraisal Firewall platform to order, process, deliver, and run QC on residential valuation products.  Appraisal Firewall is secure, web-based …

Appraisal Firewall Partners with SimpleNexus to Drive Mobile-Based Lending with New Appraisal Data Integration Service

Spokane, Wash. – Oct. 3rd, 2019 – Mortgage technology provider SharperLending LLC announced today a data integration between its Appraisal Firewall real estate appraisal software and SimpleNexus to speed loan processing by keeping financial institutions continuously updated via mobile devices on the status of all valuation orders placed in Appraisal Firewall.  The goal of the integration is to continue to …

SharperLending Mortgage Technology Partners with Freddie Mac to Assess and Evaluate Loan Risk, Provide Merged Credit Reports to Lenders

Spokane, Wash., September 26, 2019 – SharperLending® LLC today announced that it is teaming up with Freddie Mac to provide data integration services that include merged credit report results to expedite the mortgage processing assessment timeline. SharperLending technology will facilitate the borrower credit process to send data directly to Freddie Mac’s Loan Product Advisor® and its Loan Quality Advisor® systems for assessment. With SharperLending’s advanced technology providing merged credit report data through a direct integration, …