Addressing challenges & best practices for home equity

Lenders are continuously focused on new products to gain a competitive edge; but the unprecedented changes in interest rates over the past 18-24 months, coupled with consistently rising housing prices and tight inventory, has placed a renewed focus on home equity lending. With so much going on in this space, we’re excited to announce that FirstClose, the leading fintech provider of data and workflow solutions for mortgage and home equity lenders, is an exhibitor and Platinum sponsor of MeridianLink® LIVE! During this event, immediately following lunch on Wednesday May 1, FirstClose will lead a fireside chat among your peers. During this quick 25-minute session, panelists will explore industry perspectives on the home equity market, common challenges faced, strategies to take advantage of today’s unique market situation, and long-term goals.

Attendee takeaways from the session include:

  • How credit unions and traditional retail banks can compete with new entrants into the home equity space.
  • Benefits of offering home equity products to your customers / members.


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