risk mitigation

Gap closings have long been an integral component of commercial real estate transactions. Recent metrics suggest not only that this trend will continue, but that gap closings will be utilized on an even more frequent basis. Gap closings facilitate the efficient conveyance of real estate on a remote basis—a quality that has particular significance due …

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The process of making a loan secured by real property is a high-stakes affair. That’s why aspiring lenders want to ensure they do everything possible to mitigate the risk of any potential legal issues that could impact their ownership rights if they need to foreclose on the property. A key component of doing so has …

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The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is continuing to cause widespread public concern and economic impacts for individuals and businesses across the globe. Mortgage lenders in particular have been greatly impacted due to increased demand in mortgage loan refinancing, record-low interest rates, and unexpected layoffs and unemployment for borrowers. Mortgage refinances currently make up 75% of all …

[COVID-19] Impact on Mortgage Lenders and Servicers in the U.S., and How to Mitigate Risks Read More »