a la mode News

a la mode releases TOTAL 2011, touts more time saving tools for appraisers

March 08, 2011

OKLAHOMA CITY -- a la mode today released its latest version of industry-leading formfilling software for appraisers, TOTAL 2011. Appraisers today are facing increasingly shorter deadlines from lenders and appraisal management companies. TOTAL 2011 was developed as the fastest, most efficient formfiller ever to address this need. “Every day appraisers tell us they need to get more done in less time, so we’ve added several outstanding features to help them do just that,” said Brad Eaton, chief product officer at a la mode.


a la mode expanding Mercury Network to offer Broker Price Opinions (BPO)

February 23, 2011

Dallas, TX — From the floor of the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Mortgage Servicing Conference, a la mode today announced the expansion of the Mercury Network Vendor Management Platform (VMP) to also offer Broker Price Opinions (BPOs). Mercury Network is the premier VMP, allowing the nation’s largest lenders and appraisal management companies to manage appraisals nationwide. The popular platform will soon connect these same clients to real estate agents and brokers via a one-of-a-kind BPO service.


Texas Dow Employees Credit Union chooses Mercury Network to lower member costs, provide better service, and ensure compliance

February 15, 2011

a la mode announced today that Texas Dow Employees Credit Union (TDECU-Your Credit Union) has enhanced their real estate appraisal management operations with a la mode’s Mercury Network Vendor Management Platform (VMP).


JVI Appraisal Division chooses Mercury Network for superior appraisal management and Native XML

February 08, 2011

a la mode announced today that JVI Appraisal Division, LLC has now enhanced their FNC-based appraisal management operations by integrating a la mode’s Mercury Network Vendor Management Platform. The addition of the Mercury Network results in greater quality control for JVI, JVI appraisers, and JVI clients.


AXIS Appraisal Management Solutions integrates with a la mode's Mercury Network to deliver cutting edge appraisal management and service

January 26, 2011

a la mode announced today that AXIS Appraisal Management Solutions has now fully integrated their appraisal management operations with a la mode’s Mercury Network Vendor Management Platform (VMP).


Calyx Point users can now order appraisals directly from the LOS, through a la mode's Mercury Network, eliminating costly errors and delays

November 09, 2010

a la mode today announced a huge step forward for appraisal compliance and efficiency with Mercury Network's full integration for appraisal ordering inside the popular loan origination software, Calyx Point.


Mercury Network hires mortgage industry veteran Matt McLean as National Sales Director

November 02, 2010

a la mode announced today that Matt McLean, a 23-year mortgage banking executive and past president of the Oklahoma Mortgage Bankers Association, will be joining a la mode's Mortgage Solutions Division as the National Sales Director for the South Central Region.


a la mode growth spawns separate Mortgage and Real Estate Solutions divisions

October 19, 2010

a la mode formally announced today that it has created two separate divisions inside the company to better serve the distinct needs of its varied customer base. Its Real Estate Solutions Division will serve the company's tens of thousands of clients working as real estate agents and brokers, appraisers, and inspectors, and the new Mortgage Solutions Division will focus on serving mortgage lenders, loan officers, compliance officers, mortgage brokers, servicers, AMCs, and REO/asset managers.


Mercury Network reaches 10,000 appraisal transactions a day milestone

October 18, 2010

a la mode announced today that its Mercury Network cloud-based appraisal vendor management platform has reached its first major volume target of 10,000 transactions a day sustained over a full month.


a la mode Launches New Services as High Volume Mortgage Originators Transition to eSignatures

September 28, 2010

Expanding its commitment to industry-leading customer service, a la mode today announced a dedicated client service team for enterprise users of its document eSigning solution, SureDocs. This expansion is a response to rapid SureDocs adoption among large lenders and originators, who have selected SureDocs because of the unlimited …