Fintech will Demo its Unique Home Equity Solution at the Conference

AUSTIN, Texas (February 9, 2023) — FirstClose, Inc., a leading fintech provider of data and workflow solutions for mortgage and home equity lenders nationwide, today announced that it is a Platinum  sponsor of ICE Experience 2023. The annual conference will be held from February 27 – March 1, 2023 at Wynn Las Vegas. The conference theme, “Make the Connection” encourages attendees to reconnect with industry colleagues and learn about the latest technologies defining the mortgage industry while offering training, solutions, and networking to improve compliance, loan quality, and efficiency.

FirstClose’s one-of-a-kind home equity solution, FirstClose Equity, reduces operational touchpoints and improves the overall customer experience for borrowers. The end-to-end platform includes a borrower-facing point-of-sale solution that gives consumers instant online feedback on their home’s valuation, available home equity, loan options and then delivers credit decisions in minutes. Automated workflows, including the ordering of settlement services, enable lenders to complete the application through closing process in five to ten days versus the industry average of 45 to 60 days.

“We are extremely proud to be a Platinum sponsor of this year’s ICE Experience,” said Craig Austin, executive vice president of FirstClose. “ICE Mortgage Technology is one of our most significant partners and Experience is a leading event that brings together lenders and technology providers to advance mortgage efficiency and innovation. We’re looking forward to showcasing our Encompass® integration at booth 513.”

ICE Experience 2023 will bring together 2,500 mortgage industry professionals for three days of specialized tracks, breakout sessions, training, networking and keynotes. To learn more about ICE Experience 2023, visit and register here to ensure you don’t miss out. To schedule a meeting with FirstClose at the event, visit

About FirstClose

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, FirstClose provides technology solutions to HELOC and home equity lenders nationwide. The company’s mission is to help lenders increase profitability and reduce cost. FirstClose makes this possible through offering systems and relationships that enable lenders to more effectively assist the lender’s borrowers, reduce closing costs, and ultimately shorten closing times. For more information, visit