Category Archives: Closings

William Raveis Mortgage named in the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America

Riding on the wave of William Raveis announcing their 21-Day Mortgage Close strategy, they have placed in the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America for 2016. Announced this spring by Mortgage Executive magazine, William Raveis Mortgage closed 2,420 loans equating to $794,353,427 in volume.

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William Raveis Slashes Home Mortgage Closing Time

                 WILLIAM RAVEIS SLASHES HOME MORTGAGE CLOSING TIME

May 2, 2017, Shelton, Connecticut– Home-buyers wanting to close quickly on hot listings in a tight market will no longer have to wait 45 days long, as is the industry standard for mortgage closings.

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May 4, 2017

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NAR Survey: One-Stop-Shopping

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently conducted a survey on consumer preferences for real estate services. The results indicated that home buyers are increasingly seeing the value in “one-stop shopping” in real estate transactions.

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April 19, 2016

The Home Buying Process

One-Stop Shopping in the Home Buying Process

Home buyers are increasingly seeing the value in companies that offer “one-stop shopping” in real estate transactions. Customers are finding real benefits such as bundling discounts, easy rate comparison, and efficiency. One-stop shopping provides the peace of mind of having all aspects held by the same firm.

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January 13, 2016

Senior Transitions in Real Estate

The Price Must be Right in Senior Real Estate Sales

This is an ongoing series of posts by Dr. Ann Meyerson about assisting clients through a real estate transition. Dr. Meyerson specializes in senior transition, but has been doing work recently on clients with hoarding issues. Read Ann’s other posts here.

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December 8, 2015

Lois Lehman

I Built it at Raveis: Opening Doors. Closing Deals.

William Raveis’ industry-leading customer service center takes a proactive approach to nurture both inbound and outbound calls. We have a thorough system that tends to both our agents and customers in the home buying process.

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November 24, 2015

William Raveis Mortgage

Update: Residential Mortgage Forms and TRID Closings

Since the major federal changes to residential mortgage forms rolled out in early October 2015, sales associates and homeowners have had to be mindful and diligent with the new process. Here’s a quick update from Ryan Raveis, President of William Raveis Mortgage, on how the transition is going:

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November 19, 2015

3 Things to Do After a Closing

While a closing on a house may signal the end of a chapter for both the buyer and seller, for the real estate agent the closing is really just the beginning.

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July 8, 2015

Understanding Hoarding: A REALTORS®’ Responsibility

This is an ongoing series of posts on assisting seniors and their families during transition. Read Ann’s other posts here.

As REALTORS®, we are all aware that a clean, neat house is critical to getting the best possible price for a property.  How the real estate is presented will determine the potential buyers’ initial response to the house. As sales agents, it is our fiduciary responsibility to get the property sold for the owners and to use our expertise to see that the transition goes as smoothly as possible.

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January 28, 2015

Aging in Place….Can Realtors Help?

This is an ongoing series of posts on assisting seniors and their families during transition. Read Ann’s other posts here.

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November 18, 2014