What started with software and technology evolved to a company providing financial institutions with the data they need to process loans more quickly and more affordably.
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, FirstClose provides technology solutions to mortgage lenders nationwide and serves as a middleware application that provides access to a host of national and local real estate service providers via the web or through direct integration into various loan origination systems. The FirstClose reporting suite is the first, comprehensive solution with capabilities to deliver title, flood, valuation and other important data elements in one report.
By utilizing the latest technology, combined with aggregated volume from its national client base, FirstClose is able to offer customized solutions which increase efficiencies, reduce costs, and ultimately help lenders close more loans. FirstClose services over 250 Banks and Credit Unions while processing hundreds of thousands of transactions per year.
FirstClose embodies the entrepreneurial yet laid-back attitude of Austin, TX. The city is known for boots and barbecue, but it’s also known for innovative companies and cutting-edge software. The company offices are north and west of downtown, not too far from the lake and tucked within rolling hills. The FirstClose team consists of industry veterans, savvy developers, and a dedicated operations team all pushing to create a product that will delight customers and make their jobs easier.
If you’re interested in joining the FirstClose team, send us your resume and cover letter explaining how your skills can help accomplish the FirstClose mission. The company offers competitive benefits and a collaborative team environment. And, we didn’t forget a flexible schedule for work-life balance, total health, vision, and dental insurance.
Our mission is to provide the most comprehensive mortgage settlement solutions – because choice matters. The company’s mission is to increase profitability and reduce cost for mortgage lenders. We make this possible through offering systems and relationships that enable lenders to more effectively assist their borrowers, reduce closing costs, and ultimately shorten closing times. FirstClose makes every effort to listen closely to our customers and partners while demonstrating a genuine demeanor in our communication. We aim to positively delight and amaze our customers with service and support that is second to none.
Dedication to our customers drives us to put ourselves in our clients’ shoes to better align with and exceed market demand and gain results.
We are held accountable to the highest possible standards on behalf of our clients and our team in order to drive reliable, measurable results.
With success comes the desire and responsibility to give back to the community, which is why we promote generosity among our team by helping others in need, at home and abroad.
The desire for uniqueness pushes our ongoing innovation to ensure we continue to progress and remain ahead of the competition.
Our team supports each other with respect, honesty, integrity, and faith to build a safe and considerate culture where we can each have fun and thrive.
Our skilled team shows passion and productivity in a positive manner to create revolutionary solutions while delivering superior value.
Ronald Paul from Haiti — We are proud to have been a part of this incredible story of Ronald Paul, an employee of La Maison des Petits Diquini.
Joe Lee Johnson Holiday Food Drive — FirstClose was grateful to be able to help support the Joe Lee Johnson Food Pantry who serves the children of Joe Lee Johnson Elementary School in Round Rock during Christmas 2017.
Chloe’s Wish — Chloe’s Wish is on a mission and has a BIG vision starting with supporting families with a child affected by cancer! Want to help too, click here.
SMCH Wellness and Rehabilitation Center — Seton Medical Center Hays is building a new Wellness and Rehabilitation Center on the first floor of the medical office build connected to the hospital.
OTHER GROUPS WE’VE ENJOYED WORKING WITH.
FirstClose is always looking for professionals to help continue to improve the customer experience and overall product offering of the company. In this rapidly evolving economy, it is important to partner with professionals looking for unique opportunities to improve their business and increase their bottom line. Whether you are a provider of loan origination systems, a settlement service provider, or a professional sales agent, you need to learn more about FirstClose and the opportunities it offers.
FirstClose is looking to partner with leading providers of loan origination systems.
The FirstClose platform is designed to integrate with other systems to provide the most comprehensive solution for ordering mortgage settlement solutions.
FirstClose allows LOS platforms and their customers to choose from FirstClose’s aggregated array of vendors through one integration!
FirstClose is pleased to work with credit union and banking associations to educate them on the merits of aggregating settlement services, providing examples of proven solutions that take advantage of the FirstClose dashboard, and deliver in-depth training to drive operational efficiency for their lenders by leveraging the FirstClose technology and software services.
The company’s goal is to work together to deliver a scalable and reliable settlement services platform to our mutual customers.
If you currently provide settlement services to the mortgage industry, you can quickly and easily benefit from the FirstClose dashboard. The FirstClose system is setup for the sole purpose of integrating with industry leaders and specialty service providers to aggregate the volume from banks and credit unions to provide a suite of products and services all in one easy-to-use online solution.
Become a vendor and have the opportunity to provide your product or service to hundreds of mortgage lenders nationwide.
Client Turn-time has significantly reduced over the year. I believe it’s dropped almost seven days, so it’s been a pretty big gain from that. We’ve been able to reduce our days-to-close roughly from 40 days down to about 30 days.
Are you ready to schedule a demo? Want to see a sample report? Contact us today: