Laying the Foundation for Rising Housing Demand

Housing supply is at a 20-year low. At the same time, Millennials entering the market are fueling a strong demand for homes. Unfortunately, that means not everyone who wants a house can afford one. People are also frequently put off by the cost and complexity of applying for a mortgage. With origination costs adding an […] Read the full story

Better Lending: The Next Chapter

Today we have the pleasure of announcing that Blend has raised $100 million in a new round of funding led by Greylock Partners. The opportunity for our technology in the $40+ trillion consumer lending market is huge, but the industry won’t change overnight. To realize our goals, we need to continue scaling and bringing together the best talent, partners, and backers to get us to the next level. Read the full story

Family leave for the modern worker

Balancing being a great parent and a great worker is really hard. Benefits are a manifestation of our principles and culture. We wanted to make clear what we stand for: an inclusive, employee-led culture where everyone can do their best work. We have to make it easier for all parents and other family members to take leave. Read the full story