Great audio quality is back for episode eight! Jeff and Kenon check in with each other in person at Lake Tahoe. They discuss two stories for the Real Estate Fintech Market Overview: 1) the IPOs of mortgage lenders including Quicken Loans, United Wholesale Mortgage, loanDepot, and Caliber Home Loans, and 2) how the mortgage and real estate industry is making change and participating in conversations around social upheaval, including widening wealth gaps due to COVID-19, civil unrest, and more. Kenon discusses being a panelest on HousingWire’s recent panel, “Business Strategies During Social Upheaval.” Jeff does an original joke for the Real Estate Joke of the Pod and makes a public declaration. They interview Max Simkoff, founder and CEO of States Title.
– (2:15) Real Estate Fintech Market Overview
– (9:40) Real Estate Joke of the Pod and Jeff’s public declaration
– (14:05) Interview with Max Simkoff, founder and CEO of States Title