March 5, 2021
Newrez Recognized in 2021 HousingWire Tech100
Fort Washington, PA—Newrez LLC (“Newrez”, the “Company”), a national mortgage lending and servicing organization, is honored to be included in the 2021 HousingWire Tech100 list, which identifies and recognizes the most innovative technology companies serving the mortgage and real estate industries. The list promotes companies and solutions that are “helping mortgage professionals capture market share, retain borrowers and improve margins.” Newrez was honored specifically for the Company’s forbearance management tools, created to help those experiencing hardship due to COVID-19.
“We are thrilled to be recognized in HousingWire’s Tech100 list and remain steadfast in our mission to continually provide solutions to all of our customers,” said Baron Silverstein, President of Newrez. “Over the past year, our team has taken very seriously our commitment to helping homeowners navigate the conditions created by the COVID-19 pandemic. We are glad that our innovative technology and our diligent team members were able to provide our homeowners with helpful solutions during this challenging landscape.”
Newrez’s proprietary COVID-19 assistance technology makes it easier for homeowners to learn their options online and make educated decisions regarding their financial situations. This platform is a fully streamlined customer-facing portal that allows customers to manage their account and options entirely online without having to interface with a live person. Since the onset of the pandemic, this tool has helped tens of thousands of homeowners seamlessly navigate their financial and COVID-19 related options online and apply for extensions.
“After the uncertainty and unpredictability of last year, we expected a greater adoption of technology. However, these 100 real estate and mortgage companies took digital disruption to a whole new level and propelled a complete digital revolution, leaving a digital legacy that will impact borrowers, clients and companies for years to come,” said Brena Nath, HousingWire’s HW+ Managing Editor. “Knowing what these companies were able to navigate and overcome, we’re excited to announce this year’s list of the most innovative technology companies serving the mortgage and real estate industries.”
Headquartered in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, with offices across the United States, Newrez specializes in finding the right loan for every borrower. The lender offers a wide range of mortgage products that help make the dream of homeownership attainable. Visit newrez.com for more information on products and instructions on applying for a loan.
About Newrez LLC
Newrez is a leading nationwide mortgage lender and servicer. As a lender, Newrez focuses on offering a breadth of industry-leading products, supported by a loan process that blends both human interaction and the benefits of technology into an unparalleled customer experience. Founded in 2008 and licensed to lend in 50 states, Newrez is headquartered in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania and operates multiple lending channels, including Direct to Consumer, Joint Venture, Wholesale and Correspondent. The servicing business operates through Newrez Servicing, the performing loan servicing division, Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, the special servicing division. Newrez also has several affiliates that perform various services in the mortgage and real estate industries. These include Avenue 365 Lender Services, LLC, a title agency, and eStreet Appraisal Management LLC, an appraisal management company. Newrez is member of the New Residential Investment Corp. family. More information is available at www.newrez.com.
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