REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT, MORTGAGE AND LENDING
Crexi and CCIM Institute | February 10, 2023
The industry's leading commercial real estate (CRE) marketplace, data, and technology platform, Crexi, recently announced a partnership with the CCIM Institute. This partnership will help the CCIM Institute to create a design-only benefit known as the CCIM Property Listing Service. For instant access to thousands of CCIM Designee listings around the country, CCIM Designees can now link their Crexi and CCIM accounts.
This partnership will allow CCIM Designees to subscribe to Crexi's PRO offerings at a discounted annual price. This includes higher rankings in property searches and AI-generated property blasts that reach more qualified buyers with complete contact information. Additionally, the members with a PRO subscription to the platform get complete access to intelligence, sales comps, and research. To this day, Crexi's database has 13 million+ sales in the United States and 153 million property records with ownership contact information.
Crexi is honored to partner with the CCIM Institute continued as the global standard for commercial real estate professionals for more than 55 years, including appraisers, lenders, brokers, developers, asset managers, investors, and other allied professionals. In addition, Crexi continued to be a chosen provider for the National Association of REALTORS (R) (NAR), with experience and gained expertise to provide quality and updated data to professionals who require quick and efficient access.
A robust marketplace and technology platform, Commercial Real Estate Exchange, Inc. (Crexi), is changing how commercial real estate professionals do business by making deals happen faster and giving more people access to properties and industry data. In 2015, the company started a journey to change the commercial real estate (CRE) industry, intending to create a central hub where stakeholders could market, analyze, and trade commercial property from a single source. As a result, it empowers two million+ brokers, buyers, and tenants monthly to explore property values of more than $2 trillion nationwide.
About CCIM Institute
A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is a commercial and investment real estate expert. Its courses and global community deploy ways of commercial real estate investment and tools that boost the pathway between opportunity, a go/no-go decision and success for an asset, according to the instructions by industry leaders. Through its 55 chapters, the organization continues to revolutionize best practices and raise the commercial real estate professional through its core designation program to earn the CCIM Pin. Additionally, CCIM membership includes the industry's leading technology and operational platform.
REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY,MORTGAGE AND LENDING
Flueid | January 06, 2023
Flueid, a real estate technology business that uses title data and insights to drive end-to-end transactions, announced an integration with FirstClose, Inc., the leading fintech solutions provider for home equity lenders across the country.
The integration will accelerate home equity lending, reducing transaction times from weeks to five days and supporting a seamless consumer experience.
FirstClose Equity reduces operational touchpoints and improves the borrower experience. The end-to-end platform includes a borrower-facing point-of-sale solution that provides consumers with rapid online feedback on home valuation, available home equity loan possibilities, and credit decisions in minutes. In addition, by combining Flueid's decisioning with FirstClose's data and workflow solutions, lenders can start new loans and close them in five days while lowering costs and making processes more efficient.
FirstClose stated that this integration would optimize its already exceptional customer service. The integration takes advantage of the best parts of both companies' core technologies to make the closing process faster, like other digital transactions.
Flueid stated that the company and FirstClose are pioneers in the home equity loan industry. They can simplify the transaction experience for consumers by including transaction decisions and title data at the outset of a lender's workflow.
Flueid and FirstClose will be showcasing their respective solutions from February 27 to March 1 at ICE Experience 2023.
Flueid is a technology company that aims to make the real estate industry more fluid by fueling transactions with data and insights. The platform combines insurtech, proptech, and fintech. It unlocks data and digitizes real estate transactions for a safe, faster, and on-demand experience.
REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY, MORTGAGE AND LENDING
MeridianLink | March 03, 2023
On March 02, 2023, MeridianLink®, Inc., one the leading provider of modern software platforms for consumer reporting agencies and financial institutions, announced that it received two HousingWire 2023 Tech100 Mortgage Awards. MeridianLink’s selection as a winner was based on its innovative approach to bring flexibility and improve browser experience, speed and insight to mortgage origination. In addition, a MeridianLink® company, OpenClose™, was identified because its 100% browser-based, omnichannel solutions empower lenders to enhance efficiencies, improve margins, reduce costs, and advance experience quality. These award-winning capabilities provide financial institutions with the robust technology they need to improve the experiences for loan officers and borrowers and close more loans.
The Tech100 program, now in its eleventh year, offers housing professionals a comprehensive list of the most innovative and influential organizations that can be used to identify partners and provide solutions to the daily challenges mortgage lenders face. Every year, the Tech100 program improves progressively more competitively, and the quality of applicants improves as the industry’s demand for technology increases. In its fourth year, the Tech100 program was presented in two groups, including HW Tech100 Real Estate and HW Tech100 Mortgage, to highlight the achievements and innovation of organizations within both sectors.
Chris Maloof, President of Go To Market, MeridianLink®, said, “It is a privilege to be selected once again as a winner of HousingWire’s renowned Tech100 award, and we are thrilled that our industry-leading offerings represent such a large percentage of the true mortgage loan origination systems on this year’s list.” He also said, “As lending progresses toward an increasingly digital future, MeridianLink® and OpenClose™ will continue offering world-class digital experiences built on innovative solutions. We are proud to give our customers choices that connect them with the same technology they need to outshine the competition.”
(Source – Business Wire)
Founded in 1998, MeridianLink® enables digital lending and account opening for financial institutions and provides consumer reporting agencies with data verification solutions. Its cloud-based, scalable platforms support customers to build deeper relationships with consumers via data-driven, personalized experiences throughout the lending life cycle. Its established industry leaders continue to set the industry standard for web-based credit reporting and all sizes of financial institutions. Based in Costa Mesa (California), MeridianLink® has prioritized the democratization of lending for customers, businesses, and communities specializing in loan origination, mortgage systems, loan software and banking software.