Hyde Park, MA – April 13, 2018
Blue Hills Bank is proud to launch the Agility Mortgage Platform, an online and mobile-based mortgage application system that streamlines the mortgage process resulting in an easier, quicker and more transparent experience for consumers and loan officers.
Agility’s advanced and secure technology breaks down the complexities of the mortgage process for both the consumer and lender. Its uniquely designed platform gathers a more complete and accurate financial profile of prospective borrowers, securely accessing the most updated and factual information while cutting down on the paperwork and the loan approval time period. With its intelligent flow of information and ability to connect the loan officer and the borrower, Agility allows loan officers to meet the many and various needs of borrowers while delivering meticulous and timely results. Blue Hills Bank is partnering with the innovative digital lending platform Blend to launch the Agility Mortgage Platform.
“Blend’s goal is to drive a more intelligent, data-driven consumer lending ecosystem,” said Blend head of field operations Brian Kneafsey. “Partnering with innovative banks like Blue Hills Bank allows us to work together to provide a best-in-class user experience that borrowers love, while driving major efficiency on the lender side.”
“Blue Hills Bank recognizes the importance of technology and its role in the future of the mortgage industry,” comments Bob Driscoll, Blue Hills Bank’s executive vice president of home lending. “Having this state-of-the-art platform improves the customer experience and allows for the continued expansion of our growing home lending division, giving our loan officers, as well as customers, the digital advantages of giant fintechs.”
Blue Hills Bank’s home lending division has grown from $50 million in annual originations and $200 million in outstandings in 2010 to a diversified business originating over $500 million a year and a servicing portfolio in excess of $1 billion currently.
Blue Hills Bank is a full-service community bank headquartered in Hyde Park, MA. With assets of more than $2.7 billion, the bank serves businesses and consumers in Eastern Massachusetts and Nantucket online and through its 18 branches and loan offices. The Bank offers commercial financing, cash management and deposit accounts to businesses with an emphasis on building long term relationships with our clients. Founded in 1871 as Hyde Park Savings Bank, the Bank is celebrating its 148th year in business.