Electronic Remote Online Notary (RON) in Michigan

Electronic remote online notary (RON) closings are soon to become the new normal in Michigan. As a Realtor, if you haven’t been experimenting with them, you’re not partnered with the right team of professionals. There are two prerequisites to making this offering to your customer - which is an offering of convenience.

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Use of Electronic Signatures & Remote Online Notarization

Posted by Jerome Jelinek - CEO & General Counsel on Mar 19, 2019 5:38:51 PM

Many in the lending community still harbor reservations over the use of electronic signatures and remote online notarizations. This article is intended to provide a brief overview of the benefits of using this technology and the legal foundation supporting its use. Hopefully, this background raises your comfort level and moves you to secure the benefits of these process improvements for your lending institution and its customers.

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Cyber-security Protection Checklist

Posted by Eric Henke on Feb 13, 2019 1:14:41 PM

A cyber-security breach could lead to serious financial and reputational damage for your customer. Please help ensure that your customers are protected against cyber fraud by taking the following actions:

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Topics: cyber security

Hybrid Appraisals: A Viable Alternative to Traditional Appraisals?

Posted by William Janke on Feb 13, 2019 11:30:18 AM

Hybrid appraisals have become more prevalent and accepted by the lending industry as an alternative to traditional appraisals. Benefits to lenders and consumers include quicker turn-times and reduced cost. So, what exactly are hybrid appraisals and why are they an excellent alternative to traditional appraisals?

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Topics: Hybrid Appraisals

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Electronic Remote Online Notary (RON) in Michigan
Mar 20, 2019 by Debbie Bartlett - Executive Vice President, Title & Closing Operations
Electronic remote online notary (RON) closings are soon to become the new normal in Michigan. As a Realtor, if you haven’t been experimenting with...
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Use of Electronic Signatures & Remote Online Notarization
Mar 19, 2019 by Jerome Jelinek - CEO & General Counsel
Many in the lending community still harbor reservations over the use of electronic signatures and remote online notarizations. This article is...
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Cyber-security Protection Checklist
Feb 13, 2019 by Eric Henke
A cyber-security breach could lead to serious financial and reputational damage for your customer. Please help ensure that your customers are...
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Hybrid Appraisals: A Viable Alternative to Traditional Appraisals?
Feb 13, 2019 by William Janke
Hybrid appraisals have become more prevalent and accepted by the lending industry as an alternative to traditional appraisals. Benefits to lenders...
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