Reali Enhanced Real Estate Platform with Rate Lock Feature

Reali | July 30, 2020

Reali, the real estate technology company transforming home buying and selling, today announced Reali Rate Lock, a simple and hassle-free way for eligible customers to lock in their home loan interest rate and safeguard from future rising rates. For homeowners and homeowners-to-be who are seeking a new home purchase mortgage or to refinance an existing home mortgage, Reali Rate Lock accelerates and streamlines the mortgage process for qualified borrowers by eliminating additional documentation, stress and frustration often associated with securing a home loan.

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