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Encompass Lending Platform 18.3 is here and ready for KBYO2

Encompass® 18.3 is now live! Designed for maximum efficiency and compliance, 18.3 is hardwired to give you a head start on the October 1, 2018, implementation of the Know Before You Owe 2 (KBYO2) rule changes.

Some of 18.3’s KBYO2 – ready features include:

  • Improved workflow for disclosing to Non-Borrowing Owners
  • Support for tolerance cures using Principal Reduction

Plus these new fee level Change of Circumstance management tools:

  • The ability to document changes on an individual fee basis
  • Enhanced logic for calculating baselines
Cost-free ways to maximize Encompass efficiency 

Take advantage of free tools that can help you boost your efficiency and deliver higher quality loans. See how you can take advantage of them to get powerful, tangible results.

Watch these short videos to learn more:

Don’t Miss Out: Take Advantage of Freddie Mac Loan Product Advisor System-to-System in Encompass

Loan Product Advisor® for ePass is being retired soon. It’s time to upgrade to the simpler, more efficient Loan Product Advisor System-to-System (S2S) access method. After December 31st, 2018, all submissions must be completed through the Loan Product Advisor S2S option in Encompass. Built right into Encompass, Loan Product Advisor S2S simplifies every step of the loan life cycle with:

  • Faster login with one company-level ID and password
  • Improved efficiency with more automated results
  • Seamless integration that’s always in sync with Encompass
  • Easier navigation with fewer clicks to get what you need
If you haven’t done so already, sign up here.
Once you’ve signed up, here’s the step-by-step User Guide.
Click here to watch a short video about Loan Product Advisor .
Education & Services
Don’t be late: 20% off limited-time AllRegs back-to-school special

Get smart, save money and stay compliant with our limited-time AllRegs Back-to-School special. Secure your AllRegs Continuing Education Library subscription for 20% off (ending September 30th), and give your originators access to the entire library of Federal and State NMLS approved CE courses from a single dashboard. It’s the simple way to meet federal and state SAFE Act CE licensing requirements. Add our CE Admin tool and your training department can easily create and manage user accounts, assign specific courses per specific state licensing needs, and report on the originators’ continuing education progress.

See the entire course library here.
Get the most from Encompass with online Training

For a limited time, we’re offering a series of interactive, instructor-led, online courses to help you get the most out of Encompass. These focused sessions are selected and developed based on user feedback, and cover everything from Encompass basics to dashboards and developer tutorials. Led by Ellie Mae experts, each course features a morning and an afternoon session and is capped at 20 students.
Ellie Mae Health Check: Take advantage of a great offer on maximum system wellness 

We’re offering special pricing on your next Ellie Mae Health Check. Schedule yours now, and you’ll get deep insights into your Encompass workflow, and walk away with actionable recommendations to maximize performance. Our experts can help you:

  • Identify and fix an acute issue that’s slowing your processes
  • Improve overall efficiency and speed workflows
  • Reach next level performance so you can accelerate ahead
Watch this short video to hear how leading lenders addressed their real-world issues and saw actionable results.
Ellie Mae Education: Get trained and get going

Education is essential – a well trained staff is a high performing staff. If you need Encompass end-user training, or are looking to stay ahead of the curve with the latest in mortgage industry and compliance knowledge, we have a course for you. This fall’s courses include:

  • Encompass Administrator Essentials
  • Encompass Administrator Certification
  • Keeping Ahead of the Smoke - Preparing for a Fire Related Natural Disaster (AllRegs Course!)
Get details on upcoming courses and see what the classes can do for you.
Webinars
Webinar: Connect More, Convert More – How to Engage Beyond the Online Form

Here’s a fact: 50% of consumers start an online loan application but don’t complete it. To capitalize on these missed opportunities, customization and choice are absolute essentials. Are you ready to meet these consumer needs and balance high tech and high touch? Join our on-demand webinar to hear Ellie Mae’s SVP of Consumer Engagement Strategy, Nick Hedges explore trends in the changing customer landscape and arm you with tools to:

  • Increase engagement and lower acquisition costs
  • Deliver a superior, holistic customer experience
  • Close more loans
  • Retain existing customers
Watch Anytime (On-demand) Webinar: URLA - Stay Informed and Start Planning

The new URLA is coming, and we want you to be prepared. Our compliance and product experts have been consistently engaged with the GSEs to fully understand the impact of the new URLA on Encompass workflow and how this will affect your business process.
Details include:

  • The GSEs planned implementation timeline for the new URLA and what this will mean
  • Our plans to support the new URLA in Encompass and related products and services as well as partner integrations
  • Targeted timelines showing when you’ll be able to begin testing any changes
  • Our strategies for ongoing education, documentation, and communication
Events
Stay in the loop with all things Experience 2019

Don’t miss out! Experience 2019 will take place in San Francisco next year, from March 11-13, and the planning is already well underway. Sign up now to get early notifications about registration discounts, breakout sessions, pre-conference training, keynote speakers, premium hotel opportunities, and more!
Industry Events: Your Opportunity to connect, collaborate, and learn

Take the opportunity to connect with us in person at one of these upcoming industry events. Stop by the Ellie Mae booth and discover how we deliver a true digital mortgage that can help you close more loans, lower origination costs, reduce time to close, and tap into data to make smarter decisions. Click on any of the events below for more details.

Cool Customers
TD Bank Rollout: “America’s Most Convenient Bank” chooses Encompass

Welcome TD Bank, one of the 10 largest banks in the US, to the Ellie Mae family! Congratulations on completing the initial rollout of Encompass. Why did TD Bank choose Encompass and how did they streamline implementation? Read more here.
 
Are you connected? Join the Ellie Mae Elite community

Be a part of a community of Encompass users and innovators at Ellie Mae Elite, an online gathering point for engagement and education. You’ll have the chance to connect with other users during product discussions, fine-tune your skill set, suggest content for our training tracks, get advanced notice about events, and take quizzes to test your product knowledge. It’s a place to get involved, share ideas, and network with other Encompass users.
 
Partner Corner
Mortech® Advanced Pricing Integration now available in Encompass

A new advanced pricing integration from Mortech is available in Encompass. Eliminating the need to enter data by hand, this integration automatically transfers detailed loan pricing information from Mortech into to your Encompass LOS. You’ll get:

  • Third-party origination pricing functionality for a turnkey channel manager solution
  • The ability to transmit proprietary pricing to Mortech for seamless distribution of initial and intraday rate changes
  • Pricing with built-in base rates, SRPs, LLPAs, and layered profitability
Call 1-855-298-9327 or click below to learn more.