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2022 Year in Review

02/21/2023

Take a look back at some of the biggest developments in the digital mortgage space in 2022.

The Falcon View Podcast

02/15/2023

Watch & Listen to Episode 1 of the Falcon View Podcast

Falcon Digital Mortgage January 2023 Newsletter

01/06/2023

Lenders, if you think the GSEs are your only viable outlet for the sale of eNotes...think again. This was the key takeaway from the "eNote Outlets Beyond the GSEs" panel at the recent MISMO Winter Summit. The panel, moderated by our Senior Manager, Tim Renner, featured Lynne Chandler of Ginnie Mae, Mike May of FHLB Pittsburgh, Brian Pannell of DocMagic, and Leah Price of Figure Lending/DART. Among the topics discussed by the panelists was the tremendous growth over the past 2 -3 years of the eNote landscape.

Falcon Digital Mortgage December Newsletter

12/06/2022

What a year! We started relatively strong, coming off the best year ever in terms of originations. But as we all know, interest rates doubled over the course of the year causing a precipitous drop in volume, which in turn stalled the real estate market.

Falcon Digital Mortgage November Newsletter

11/01/2022

Well, RON is back in the news again. Over the summer things were looking good for the SECURE Act when it passed in the House of Representatives. However, this important federal legislation has now hit a roadblock in the Senate, following opposition from California's senators who believe RON closings are less secure and have a higher potential for fraud. Fortunately, there is widespread adoption of RON at the state level. We’re not there yet, but we are inching closer to a federal law.

Jim Voth of Falcon Capital Advisors on Digital Mortgage Adoption

10/05/2022

Jim Voth leads the Digital Mortgage practice at Falcon Capital Advisors, Washington, D.C., where he manages digital transformation engagements for GSE, government, and banking clients. He can be reached at [email protected]. Q: Conventional wisdom is that digital mortgages thrive in a refinance environment, and less so in a purchase market. Is this in fact the […]