Vendor Surf Blog

Abstracting, Title & Escrow & Innovative Tech

June 12, 2019 – The mortgage market continues to surprise, mostly in a good way considering the 'doom and gloom' predicted just a few short months ago.  Unpredictability... we can ALWAYS count on it.  On to...

Mortgage Vendor Search Engine Adds More Vendor Partners

May 15, 2019 –  People on the BUY side and SELL side of the mortgage and credit union ecosystems continue to join the ranks of our vendor search engine.  We are enjoying 49% growth in site traffic from just...

Gooi Mortgage Launches End-to-End ‘All-In Service Bundle’

April 8, 2019 –  Gooi Mortgage Inc. just announced their new 'All-In Service Bundle', whereby lenders can take advantage of their end-to-end mortgage fulfillment process, as well as Gooi's preferred network...

Crossroads: Bigger Needle, or Just Burn the Haystack

April 2, 2019 – In launching Vendor Surf, we could have simply made the needle much larger and easier to find, but we thought it best to just burn the whole damn haystack down and remove all struggle!  You...

They Get It... The Power of a Search Engine

March 26, 2019 – We are proud to welcome another 10 superb vendor partners to our preeminent vendor search engine, representing some of the best and most reputable brands around.  In our conversations with...

CFPB's Review of Diversity & Inclusion - Letters Issued

March 21, 2019 – Earlier this month, the CFPB reportedly sent letters to several financial institutions, 'inviting them' to provide self-assessments to report upon their progress surrounding Diversity &...

Vendor Sourcing Has Changed Significantly. Have You?

March 18, 2019 – Everywhere you look, the digital revolution flourishes.  Hordes of lenders and credit unions (CUs) are migrating to digital lending channels and front-end point-of-sale (POS) tools, actions...

Vendor Adds & Renewals - Spanning End-to-End Mortgage

Feb 7, 2019 - We are excited to welcome more new service providers to Vendor Surf, each with very robust and diverse offerings.  Also giving thanks herein to four annual renewal vendor partners.

Find Your Next Vendor Here

Jan. 17, 2019 –  Our 2019 has begun just like 2018 ended – with continued growth of the search engine.  We proudly announce the following three new service provider additions to Vendor Surf: 

Verification of Employment Service Providers

Jan. 14, 2019 –  Verifying Employment Using a Verification Services Provider When making a credit decision lenders determine the loan applicant’s ability to repay the loan. Part of this determination...