Encompass NewsFlash: Experience 2017 Update, 17.1 Release, Two Big Rollouts

What's New


Experience 2017: Coming Soon & Filling Up

In less than a month – March 6-8, 2017 at the Wynn Las Vegas – Experience 2017 will bring together an entire community of Ellie Mae product experts, 3,000 mortgage pros, and visionary industry leaders to connect, share best practices, and get hands-on training. With 36 interactive breakout sessions, 14 focused training classes and eight specialized tracks, no event gets you this close to so many mortgage experts. Here’s just three of our more than 50 scheduled guest speakers:

         Patrick VanderVeen, Chief Administration Administrator, Vandyk
          Mortgage Corporation
         Dawne Breen, AVP, Retail Lending Systems, The Washington Trust Company
         Ori Zohar, Cofounder, Sindeo

Register now while you still can.


Two Big Rollouts: Encompass Loan Officer Connect, Encompass TPO Connect Now Available

We just rolled out two major ways to help you make your business more efficient and profitable. Encompass Loan Officer Connect helps speed processes while you’re on the move. More than an ordinary mobile solution, Encompass Loan Officer Connect is easily customizable and delivers a first-class user experience that’s accurate, secure, and puts everything in one place. It frees you to:

         Originate and connect with your pipeline from
          anywhere, anytime
         Easily access and edit files and view contacts
         Instantly qualify borrowers whenever, wherever
          you meet them


And Encompass TPO Connect, the brand-new solution for optimizing your wholesale channel, lets third-party originators originate, process and monitor loans. It can help you:

         Increase volume, efficiency and profitability
         Improve TPO control, collaboration and visibility
         Close and purchase loans faster

Product documentation for both new solutions is available in the Resource Center.

New Resource Center Search: Access Information Instantly

Before you open a case, get better, easier, faster access to the answers you need. Our new Resource Center search capabilities put everything in our Resource Center at your fingertips. Quickly find and access:

         Knowledge Base articles
         Documentation – release notes, quick reference guides, white papers, etc.
         The Compliance Center
         Encompass online F1 Help

Advanced filters help you drill down by category, document type, or date. Historical information is still available, but has been archived to make it even easier to get to current topics and answers.


Quicker and Easier: New Encompass Help
Site Available

We just launched a new Encompass Help documentation site. Redesigned to deliver a better experience for desktop and mobile users, it gives you quick access to the documentation and information you need – tutorials, release notes, guides, and more. Visit the Product Documentation page  in the Ellie Mae Resource Center to access the Encompass Help site, as well as new Help sites dedicated to other Ellie Mae products.
 
Please note: Encompass and other product documentation is now accessible only from these new Help documentation sites. The legacy documentation menus (such as the Documentation Library and Release Notes menu) will no longer be available starting on February 18, 2017. All of the resources provided on these menus are now provided in the new Help documentation sites.


Encompass 17.1 Now Available

The Encompass 17.1 release is now available for all users. This is a powerful update delivering hundreds of key improvements that focus on further improving your efficiencies and compliance. Updates include:

         New Construction Management tool
          -    Blended and separate KBYO disclosures
          -    Federal and state compliance reviews
          -    Closing docs for all 50 states
         New User Groups Settings Report
         New settings for loan data synchronization options for loan trades and MBS pools

Read the Release Notes and learn more about what Encompass 17.1 can do for you.


New On-Demand Webinars: Fannie Mae & Encompass Consumer Connect

         Reduce risk, improve efficiency with Fannie Mae
          Day 1 Certainty in Encompass: Fannie Mae’s new
          Day 1 Certainty solutions are now integrated in
          Encompass. Learn how this can help you get freedom
          from reps/warrants, process faster with less risk, and
          keep data accurate and accessible in a single system
          of record.
         Give consumers a sharper point-of-sal experience
          with Encompass Consumer Connect: See how
          Encompass Consumer Connect can help you turn
          interest into applications with a next-generation online
          experience that lets consumers complete applications,
          provide and receive information, order services, and
          connect with your company on a deeper level.

LodeStar Software Solutions Closing Cost calculator now integrated
in Encompass

LodeStar Software Solutions’ Closing Cost Calculator is now available in Encompass. Benefits to users include:

         Instantly quote fees for the Loan Estimate and Closing Disclosures forms without
          leaving Encompass
         All quotes are 100% guaranteed for all 50 states and an all settlement agents in a
          lender's network
         Quotes include settlement costs, title insurance premiums, transfer taxes and municipal
          recording fees
         Ability to leverage LodeStar's existing network of settlement agents to perform title and
          settlement work in any state

National Home & Auto Insurance Agency Homeowners Insurance Quotes Available
in Encompass

National Home & Auto Insurance Agency insurance quotes are available in Encompass for any residential property in any state. Assist your borrower with this value-added service. National Home & Auto Insurance Agency helps you differentiate yourself from the competition by providing:

         Quotes delivered to you for introduction to
          your borrower
         Savings on current insurance 80% of the time
         Expertise — they only work with mortgage
          originators and can help with your problem files
          (DTI, Coastal, Investment)

Streamline valuation management with eTrac Enterprises’ integration
in Encompass

eTrac centralizes and compliantly automates of your configured valuation processes – from vendor management to UCDP/EAD submission to automated reporting – whether you utilize multiple AMCs or manage your own appraiser panel.
Ellie Mae, Inc.| 4420 Rosewood Drive, Suite 500 | Pleasanton, CA 94588
www.elliemae.com | Privacy Policy | Manage your email preferences
| Go to EXP17

                

 © 2017 Ellie Mae, Inc. Ellie Mae®, Encompass®, AllRegs®, the Ellie Mae logo and other trademarks or service marks of Ellie Mae, Inc. appearing herein are the property of Ellie Mae, Inc. or its subsidiaries. All rights reserved. Other company and product names may be trademarks or copyrights of their respective owners.