Triserv’s News & Blog

Mortgage News & Appraisal Blog from
Triserv AMC

06/02/2021
Personality Profile: Todd Ehrlich

Todd Ehrlich is Triserv’s founder & Chairman of the Board. In 2008, he was running a different mortgage business. He had dinner with a customer, who was an executive at a mid-sized bank. The banker said, “You guys are wonderful at what you do - if you could figure out how to fix the appraisal space, it’d be amazing!”

06/02/2021
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.

05/06/2021
Personality Profile: Joe Bryant

Joe Bryant is President of Triserv, and he’s responsible for sales and marketing, in addition to managing lenders’ due diligence requests. “In the office,” he reports, “they call me the Godfather because I’ve been there, done that, and can usually help in any situation. I’m a jack of all trades.”

05/06/2021
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?

04/08/2021
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.'

04/08/2021
Personality Profile: Marc Tatarcuk

Marc Tatarcuk is one of Triserv’s newest team members, having joined in February 2021. His goal is to create and drive new client relationships for the company. He’s been in the real estate industry for 18 years, having started in residential lending.

03/08/2021
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.

03/08/2021
Personality Profile: Missy McDonnell (Customer Service)

Missy started in the appraisal business with Triserv four years ago. She says she “started at the bottom” but has worked her way up to leading Customer Service Team 6. She assigns all the orders for the team and is the main point of contact for clients

02/08/2021
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.

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