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Personality Profile: Angela Dinkins

Angela Dinkins is Triserv’s newest team member - she joined us in July 2021. Angela is serving as Senior Vice President of Operations, and her goal is to improve the client experience by making Triserv’s internal processes smoother and communications stronger.

Mortgage Industry: Change is coming from the top down

In the recent Collins v. Yellen decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the structure of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is unconstitutional. This opened the door for President Biden to remove the agency’s director, Trump appointee Mark Calabria, which he did. The FHFA is now being led by Acting Director Sandra L. Thompson.

3 Spring 2021 Webinars On Demand

Triserv has been honored to appear in and host three webinars on various real estate, mortgage and appraisal topics this spring. All three webinars are now available for anyone to view on demand.

12 Questions to Ask Your AMC

If you’re a lender considering outsourcing appraisal management to a third party AMC - either for the first time or because you want to add another vendor option - you’ll, of course, want to vet the AMC. The CFPB requires any company under their purview to “Know Your Vendor,” plus it’s just a smart thing to do. Here are a dozen questions to ask any AMC candidate, as well as the answers you should look for.

Appraisal Turn Times: Can We Speed Them Up?

Real estate appraisal turn times got longer in 2020, and they’re nowhere near returning to “normal” levels yet. It seems everyone involved in a real estate transaction is frustrated by this. Why is it happening, and can we speed them up?

Combatting Margin Compression

Margin compression is a real and growing concern for mortgage lenders, according to Fannie Mae’s most recent survey. National Mortgage Professional recapped it this way: 'Fannie Mae's Q4 2020 Mortgage Lender Sentiment Survey reported that mortgage lenders' profitability outlook over the next three months has declined compared to Q3.'

Our Technology Benefits You

Triserv is excited about further enhancements to our cutting edge, proprietary technology platform. In the next two months we will be implementing new technology in our system that will further enhance the appraisal process for our lender clients.

Do You Use Encompass, ClosingCorp or Reggora?

Triserv continues to partner with industry-leading LOS platforms and other mortgage industry technology companies to make it easier than ever for lenders to place appraisal orders and check the status of orders.

Personality Profile: Dave Daher (Customer Service)

Dave Daher oversees one of Triserv’s customer service teams. Based in Woodstock, GA (outside of Atlanta), Dave has been in the mortgage industry for 22 years, serving in a variety of roles ranging from loan officer to operations manager at a closing company. He has been to appraisal school and has worked for Triserv for nearly 9 years.

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