Charles “Chuck” Sanders and Elisa Sanders founded Urban Settlement Services, LLC (d/b/a Urban Lending Solutions)(“ULS”). Originally founded as a title and settlement services company, ULS is one of the country’s premier providers of customized mortgage solutions. Based in Pittsburgh, PA with additional offices in Broomfield, CO, and Highlands Ranch, CO, ULS continues to expand its service offerings to better accommodate clients’ needs.
ULS has a reputation for developing quality organizational solutions used to solve complex business problems for many national banks. Inc. 500 recognized ULS’ achievements by giving ULS an overall ranking of No. 205 in its list of fastest-growing private companies; No. 15 within the financial services industry. Chuck was named one of the top 10 black entrepreneurs in the nation by Inc 500 Magazine. In addition, Black Enterprise Magazine listed ULS as No. 1 in revenue growth in the magazine’s top 100 list with an overall ranking of No. 28, as the fastest-growing minority-owned company in America.
Since 2008, ULS processed nearly four million mortgage-related transactions and is one of the leading professional services providers to the mortgage industry. Additionally, ULS provides direct customer-related business process outsourcing for major commercial banks.
The family of ULS companies are uniquely positioned to offer a variety of solutions:
- Prodovis Mortgage, LLC (Prodovis) provides mortgage fulfilment services: processing, underwriting, and closing services; home retention solutions; and loss mitigation offerings.
- Urban Lending Solutions Appraisals, LLC (ULSA) provides independent and accurate valuations of collateral.
- ULS provides title and settlement services.
- Walled Lake, LLC, a licensed collection agency, provides FDCPA compliant call center services.
ULS earned the Corporate Plus member designation from the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), distinguishing itself as the nation’s largest minority-owned mortgage solutions business.