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The average American holds the majority of their wealth in their home, according to 2019 data published by researchers at the US Census Bureau, but at the same time mortgages comprise some 68% of American household debt, The Brookings Institution reported in the same year. With many real estate forecasters estimating that the COVID-19 pandemic


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The traditional mortgage process—from application to closing—typically involves a lot of face-to-face contact, from filling out an application at a lender’s office to gathering in a conference room to review and sign a stack of documents before being handed the house keys. Online lending has grown so much over the last decade that it is