Mortgage application fraud grows 17% in first half of 2017



Mortgage fraud is back in vogue with reports suggesting that a growing number of borrowers are lying on their loan applications.

Mortgage applications rise on low interest rates



The number of mortgage applications finally grew last week, thanks to a surge of refinancing applications that came about as interest rates headed south.

Online mortgage application processor Blend raises $100M in new round



A San Francisco-based startup called Blend that aims to simplify the mortgage application process has just raised a hefty $100 million funding round to help it achieve that goal.

Why you should consider a Progressive Web Application for your business



Progressive web app technology marries traditional downloadable apps with a mobile-friendly website design that’s able to work on every kind of device and operating system.

Surfing for Homes – A New Facebook App Is Here



Ah, applications, or “apps” for short. We love ‘em don’t we? There are apps for every possible thing under the sun – apps to help you keep track of when it’s tea time, game apps, design apps – you name it, it probably has an app for it. So it’s no surprise that Cervera Real […]

3 Top Iphone Apps For Realtors



Walk into any waiting room, stand in line at the department store, or even take the morning train into work and you will spot hundreds of people, faces intent on a small glowing screen as their fingers fly across their smartphone, letting their fingers do the talking, i.e. texting. But what if you’re one of […]

Mortgage Rates May Slow New Sales



Even slight increases in the 30 year mortgage interest rate may affect how home buyers perceive the market. Worse still, with budget belts so tight, even a few points can mean the difference between affordability and impossibility. Have we seen the last of super low interest rates? Some experts believe banks simply have to increase rates to survive.

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