Mortgage Loan Servicer

A Mortgage Loan Servicer is defined as a company that collects monthly mortgage payments and disperses property taxes and insurance payments.

Loan servicers also monitor nonperforming loans, contact delinquent borrowers, and notify insurers and investors of potential problems. Loan servicers may be the lender or a specialized company that just handles loan servicing under contract with the lender or the investor who owns the loan.