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Oklahoma City, OK — a la mode today announced a huge step forward for appraisal compliance and efficiency with Mercury Network’s full integration for appraisal ordering inside the popular loan origination software, Calyx Point. Point users can now click a button inside their software to log in t...
01/14/2011
October 19, 2010 Oklahoma City, OK -- a la mode formally announced today that it has created two separate divisions inside the company to better serve the distinct needs of its varied customer base. Its Real Estate Solutions Division will serve the company's tens of thousands of clients working ...
11/12/2010
Veros now integrated with a la mode’s Mercury Network for appraisal ordering and compliance with GSE’s Uniform Collateral Data Portal September 14, 2010 September 14th, 2010 — Oklahoma City, OK — a la mode announced today that Veros Real Estate Solutions has integrated their VeroSELECT and Valua...
09/24/2010

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Active Rain threw up on my AMEX card renewal so my blog was down the whole month of May.  But, they got it back up and going.  I think Active Rain is great and is only limited by how well they scale their customer service while they continue to grow.  Few non-technical consumers have any idea how...
06/02/2009
Busts don't follow booms: FDIC February 17, 2005 Though we keep hearing that recent home price appreciation is "unsustainable" and will lead to a substantial "correction" - that is, that the home price boom may be followed by a home price bust - the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) di...
04/21/2009
Home equity crisis coming, report says; blames lender pressure in part January 20, 2005 American households cashed out $333 billion worth of equity from homes   between 2001 and 2003, the beginning of the refinancing boom - levels three   times higher than any period since Freddie Mac started tra...
04/14/2009
Complex Problem, Simple Solution Employing an age-old constant in a period of unprecedented chaos by Dave Biggers Dave Biggers is the founder and Chairman of a la mode.  With a REALTOR® mother and an appraiser father, he was pre-destined to be holding "the dumb end of the tape" with his dad whil...
04/09/2009
Sometimes it's the obvious stuff that people skip over.  Like who really embraces technology and who doesn't.  Or, who talks a lot about technology and who actually quietly uses it on a daily basis. Visit a typical real estate appraiser's office and check out the technology tools in use, then vis...
04/03/2009
More important to invest time, money in marketing during a slowdown than at any other time -- posted September 7, 2004 Stop us if you've heard it: The mortgage boom is almost over. Yes, it's been almost over since about November, 2002, but who's counting anymore? Home sales are in record territor...
03/31/2009
By Dawn Kopecki March 27 (Bloomberg) -- Mortgage originations may double to $3.1 trillion this year as historically low interest rates and looser financing standards at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac lure more borrowers, Bank of America Corp. analysts said. ``````````````````````````````````````````...
03/27/2009
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