About Us Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What is MERSCORP Holdings?

MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. is a privately held corporation that owns and manages the MERS® System and all other MERS® products. It is a member-based organization made up of more than 5,000 lenders, servicers, sub-servicers, investors and government institutions.

What is MERS?
What is the MERS® System?
How does MERS work?
What is the MERS® eRegistry?
Are MERS loans recorded in the public land records?
How does MERS become a mortgagee or beneficiary?
What does “MERS as original mortgagee” mean to borrowers?
Does MERS collect mortgage payments from borrowers?
Does MERS have the documents for loans registered on the MERS® System?
What does MERS do for lenders?
How does MERS benefit borrowers?
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