Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Print This Post The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Tagged with: DS5 housing industry Technology Work from Home working remotely November 3, 2020 1,054 Views DS5 housing industry Technology Work from Home working remotely 2020-11-03 Cristin Espinosa How COVID-19 Challenges Are Prompting Innovation Xome CEO Mike Rawls discusses how COVID-19 has changed the way his company conducts business. Rawls tells DS5 that remote work, for example, is something he plans to maintain, although it might look a little different in the future. It’s a challenge to maintain the “culture,” which makes Xome so effective when the staff is growing but not meeting one another in person, he says. Home / Daily Dose / Best of DS5: Advancing Tech and Working From Home Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Cristin Espinosa is a reporter for DS News and MReport. She graduated from Southern Methodist University where she worked as an editor and later as a digital media producer for The Daily Campus. She has a broadcast background as well, serving as a producer for SMU-TV. She wrote for the food section during her fellowship at The Dallas Morning News and has also contributed to Advocate Magazine and The Dallas Observer. The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Previous: Economist Predicts Foreclosure Wave Will Crash Down in 2021 Next: High-Cost Housing Creates Obstacles for Older Generation The pandemic has made waves throughout all industries, including housing. With many housing industry professionals working from home, executives have had to step up to the challenge of leading remote teams and finding ways to quickly adopt new technological tools.Executives and industry experts spoke with DS5 about how technology is shaping the mortgage industry as more business goes digital. Other housing professionals weighed in on how they have managed to work remotely and stayed in touch with their teams during COVID-19.Here are the top five DS5 videos on technology and working remotely: Subscribe Lessons Learned From Working RemoteMark Revard serves as the Eastern Division EVP and Oklahoma Market President for Gateway Mortgage. Revard joins us on DS5: Inside the Industry to discuss what the future holds for the mortgage market, and to share insights about how both Gateway and the industry have adapted to the challenges of COVID-19. Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Share Save Staying Engaged With Employees During COVID-19Marti Diaz, Chief HR Officer with Mortgage Contracting Services, discusses how COVID-19 has impacted the office environment, as well as about ways companies can stay engaged with employees while work-from-home orders are in place. Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Best of DS5: Advancing Tech and Working From Home in Daily Dose, Featured Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Related Articles Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily Tech’s Influence on the Mortgage IndustryAustin Niemiec, EVP, Quicken Loans Mortgage Services discusses the role technology will play in the mortgage process post-COVID-19, and also what the industry can do to protect homeowners from foreclosure once they exit forbearance. About Author: Cristin Espinosa ‘Leveraging Technology’ in the Housing IndustryThe show is joined by Richard Ferguson, President of CBC Mortgage Company. Ferguson, who runs the company’s Chenoa Fund, discussed how his company is “leveraging technology,” especially during these quickly changing times.