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Westcor Specialty & Closepin Announced Among the Winners of the HousingWire Tech100

APRIL 3, 2018, Maitland, FL – Yesterday, HousingWire announced Closepin and Westcor Specialty among the winners of their annual HousingWire Tech100 award for the top tech firms in the mortgage finance space.

“These companies provide innovative solutions and are moving the housing finance industry forward as technology rapidly changes how the landscape operates,” said HousingWire Online Editor Caroline Basile. “The number of fintech companies serving the mortgage industry has exploded over the last several years — making the choice of just 100 companies this year very difficult,” said HousingWire Magazine Editor Sarah Wheeler. “Companies in the 2018 Tech100 represent the leading edge of solutions and services that will propel mortgage companies toward success.”

“We are honored to be mentioned alongside some impressive peers in the HousingWire Tech100. This is asymbol of the progress we are making as we work to create and implement innovative solutions in the real estate, mortgage finance, and insurance industries,” said Ryan Peterson, Executive Vice President of Westcor Specialty. “Closepin.com is an answer to an industry challenge that has plagued both lenders and title insurance agents for some time.  We hope that it is the first of many products and services that we will bring to market this year.  ”

About Closepin

Closepin is a cloud-based, automated closing agent compliance validation platform for a lender’s closing agent network. Closepin reduces risk for lenders, creates market exposure for closing agents, and provides a searchable closing agent database for consumers, real estate agents, and loan officers. The platform offers a compliance validation certificate to the lender, rate and fee comparisons to consumers, as well as enhanced lender visibility for title agents. For more information, visit www.closepin.com.

About Westcor Specialty (The Specialty Group, Inc.)

The Specialty Group, Inc., an affiliate of Westcor Land Title Insurance Company, provides client development, client management, and product oversight for specialty products offered in the real estate, mortgage finance, and insurance industries.  For more information, visit www.thespecialtygroupinc.com or connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn.

About HousingWire

HousingWire is the nation’s most influential industry news source covering the U.S. housing economy, spanning residential mortgage lending, servicing, investments, and real estate operations. The company’s news, commentary, magazine content, industry directories, and events give more than one million industry professionals each year the insight they need to make better, more informed business decisions. Winner of numerous awards, including a 2012 Eddie Award for national editorial excellence in the B2B Banking/Business/Finance category, HousingWire has been recognized for excellence in journalism by the Society of Business Editors and Writers, the American Society of Business Press Editors, the National Association of Real Estate Editors, and Trade Association Business Publications International. Learn more at www.housingwire.com.