U.S. mortgage lenders have relied upon the compliance content, documents and technology behind Wolters Kluwer Financial Services’ VMP® Mortgage Solutions brand for more than 40 years. Our content has been created and is continually updated by the company’s in-house compliance and risk management experts to help lenders meet regulatory requirements at both the state and federal level. This content has been infused into our industry-leading lending compliance documents, utilized in more than 75 percent of all mortgage originations in the U.S. Our document preparation and e-delivery platform interfaces with every major Loan Origination System (LOS) to receive transaction information and then seamlessly assemble the correct and necessary documentation to help ensure a compliant loan. And if they choose, lenders can completely outsource many lending-related business and compliance processes to Wolters Kluwer Financial Services via VMP Mortgage Solutions.
Backed by our comprehensive warranty, our VMP® Mortgage lending documents support the originating, processing and closing of first mortgage, second liens, and HELOCs for conventional, government and investor mortgage loan programs—including FHMA, FHLMC, FHA and others. We support more transaction types than any other provider.
Documents are available in paper or electronic format, or via our Document Preparation and Expere IE solutions. We also offer Spanish- and bilingual materials. Used in conjunction with our mortgage information kits and booklets, you can simplify the mortgage process for your borrowers and expedite the loan application process, resulting in an improved borrower experience.
Designed to help you educate borrowers and meet compliance requirements, our Mortgage Information Kits contain everything you need to initiate a mortgage. The kits are completely customizable and can include anything from necessary disclosures and consumer education booklets to application forms and marketing materials. They come preassembled and ready to distribute. Spanish-language versions are also available. Working from a standard Kits and set of materials for different types of programs, you can personalize the content of your kits or create a completely custom kit. And, of course, our flexibility in design, color and materials ensure professional results that meet your branding standards and print specifications. Utilizing mortgage kits from Wolters Kluwer Financial Services offers a number of advantages, including:
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides a full range of educational brochures for you to provide to your borrowers—materials prepared by such federal agencies as the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Housing Administration, Federal Reserve Board and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. They serve as valuable resources on a variety of topics of interest to borrowers. Most booklets are available in print and electronic formats.
Your Home Loan Toolkit: A Step by Step Guide – New for use after 8/1/2015 Required to be provided to all applicants applying for a loan to purchase a home. On August 1, 2015 “Your home loan toolkit: A step-by-step guide” will replace “Shopping for Your Home Loan: Settlement Cost Booklet”. Your home loan toolkit: A step-by-step guide is a concise booklet that guides home buyers through the home loan process. Co ntains interactive worksheets, checklists, research tips, terms, and conversation starters to help home buyers shop with confidence for the home loan that suits their needs. Displays the Closing Disclosure to help home buyers become comfortable with the document. Written in plain, straightforward language, it is a must-have for potential home buyers, realtors, mortgage brokers, bankers, and others who need to explain the home loan process.
HUD’s Settlement Costs BookletReal Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) regulations require each lenders to provide the HUD booklet to all applicants applying for a loan to purchase a home. It provides applicant with information to take the mystery out of the settlement process, so that the applicant can shop for settlement services and make informed decisions. English and Spanish versions are available.
Consumer Handbook on Adjustable-Rate Mortgages BookletLenders are required by Regulation Z to supply this booklet to anyone inquiring about an Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM). This booklet explains to consumers the basic information/features of ARMS. English and Spanish versions are available.
What You Should Know about Home Equity Lines of Credit BookletLenders are required by the Federal Reserve Board (FRB) to use this pamphlet to inform consumers with basic information about features of home equity loans and what to look for when shopping for credit. It is generally given at application, along with the required disclosures. English and Spanish versions are available.
Lead Paint BookletThe Lead Paint Notification is given to buyers of homes built before 1978. This disclosure is required on all loan types effective December 5, 1996 for owners 1-4 Family Dwellings. For owners of more than 4 Family Dwellings, it is required September 5, 1996. English and Spanish versions are available.
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides a comprehensive range of filing systems, including standard and custom presentation folders, file folders, binders and tabs, and everything you need to organize the various documents involved in the mortgage process.
We offer several standard presentation folders in a variety of designs. These legal-sized folders are ready to order with two pockets inside and a business card die cuts. Custom presentation folders can be tailor-made to meet your branding and business requirements—including size, ink color, foil color, blind embossing, graphic application, die cuts and more.
Multiple file folder and binder options are available and in stock for order. Please click here [link to pdf] for our product listing. Customized options are also available.
Custom legal-sized sheets help organize each file and bring consistency between files with an unlimited number of tabs per set and imprinted with your chosen text. We also offer a standard set of 8 index tabs available in 8.5” x 14.5” or 9” x 14” sizes. Standard set of tabs include: Application, Income Documents, Title Work, Taxes and Insurance, Credit Report, Appraisal, Disclosures, and Miscellaneous.
To help you meet regulatory requirements, we offer a variety of lobby posters. All posters are available in the required size and can be used with existing easels or can include a double-wing easel tab for display.
*Available in Spanish
Our compliance experts, designers and editors work closely with you to develop and produce quality print and electronic materials that meet your specific business needs, policies and regulatory requirements. And, of course, our flexibility in design, color and materials can ensure professional-looking results that meet your branding standards and print specifications. Additionally, we offer services to help you maintain compliance of your custom documents.
When you contract for the Compliance Notification Service, your document(s) are entered into a database contained in our system and linked to a Wolters Kluwer Financial Services standard document. You are notified if there is a compliance or market change that is being made to our standard product so that you can evaluate the affect on your customized document. The notification contains detailed information about the changes and when available, a PDF of the standard document. When you have reviewed the information, for an additional fee you can work with our team to implement that change in a way that best meets your business needs.
Managing your compliance documents across business lines, products, and jurisdictions doesn’t need to be a challenge. We’ll work with you to create modified standard and custom documents specific to your institution’s compliance and business requirements. Our experienced and skilled compliance consultants will assist you in managing your documents for consistency, versioning, and compliance monitoring to avoid obsolete or inconsistent documents.