Mortgage Leads, What to Look for In Todays Market
For mortgage brokers and loan officers that are sticking it out through todays challenging mortgage industry, you may find yourself on the hunt for
some good quality mortgage leads.
When I say good quality mortgage leads, I mean mortgage leads with credit ratings that are good too excellent, and the consumer has enough equity
in his home to make the loan to value reasonable enough for a lender to consider.
For starters, when researching a mortgage lead company, find out how the mortgage lead company obtains their mortgage leads. You want to be sure
that they obtain their mortgage leads through lead generation web sites that they own and operate.
When mortgage lead companies obtain their own mortgage leads, it speaks volumes about the quality of the mortgage lead.
Steer clear of the mortgage lead companies that recycle their mortgage leads, or buy them off of third party vendors and sell them at a profit to loan
Also, when researching a good mortgage lead company, be on the lookout for the mortgage lead companies that allow for you to cherry pick their
mortgage leads. In other words, they allow for you to view them before you buy them.
With the ability to view mortgage leads before you buy them you will be able to see what the consumer rates their credit as, what their loan to value is,
and determine what their situation may be by what they post in the comment section of the mortgage lead.
By having this information ahead of time you will have a general idea if you have the appropriate resources available to you to close the loan.
Not so very long ago you could help someone who was in a bad situation with challenged credit. But now that the laws are changing and lenders are
changing their guide lines and taking on less risk, it will be beneficial to you to have a good idea of what you are getting before you decide to purchase
the mortgage lead.
So, take your time, do your homework and find the mortgage lead company that has changed with the times and can