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2015

July 28, 2015
Mortgage Trades Join to Urge Formal TRID Hold-harmless Period
HousingWire | July 27, 2015


July 28, 2015
New Hampshire Supreme Court Acknowledges MERS’ Role Under State Law
HousingWire | July 27, 2015


July 28, 2015
McCarthy Vows House will not Consider Senate Highway Bill
CNN | July 27, 2015


July 28, 2015
Is This What will Push Millennials Into the Housing Market?
MarketWatch | July 27, 2015


July 28, 2015
Top 8 Concerns for Realtors
Realtor Mag | July 27, 2015


July 28, 2015
Booming Rental Market Sets New Records
Real Estate Economy Watch | July 17, 2015


July 28, 2015
House Approves Expansion of SBA Loan Program
The New York Times | July 27, 2015


July 27, 2015
Appeals Court Revives Lawsuit Challenging CFPB’s Constitutionality
HousingWire | July 24, 2015


July 27, 2015
MISMO SMART Doc PDF Implementation Guide Update
MBA NewsLink | July 24, 2015


July 27, 2015
Deregulator of Banks Set to Testify Before House
The New York Times | July 26, 2015


July 27, 2015
Sales of U.S. New Homes Unexpectedly Fall to Seven-Month Low
Bloomberg | July 24, 2015


July 27, 2015
NAMB Calls for Full Disclosure of Increased G-Fees on New TRID Forms
HousingWire | July 24, 2015


July 27, 2015
Why TRID Could Spell Trouble for Warehouse Lenders
National Mortgage News | July 23, 2015


July 27, 2015
How Mortgage Servicers Can Win Over Millennials
National Mortgage News | July 23, 2015


July 27, 2015
Black Knight: Home Prices Approach Pre-crisis Peak
HousingWire | July 27, 2015


July 27, 2015
Real Estate Ranks Tops Among Investments
Bankrate | July 24, 2015


July 27, 2015
Opposition Filed to BofA’s Appeal to Dismiss $1.27 Billion Mortgage Fraud Verdict
HousingWire | July 24, 2015


July 24, 2015
Fannie Mae Ups Its Outlook for Home Sales
MarketWatch | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
Warren vs. Cruz Over the Future of the CFPB
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
Stewart Exiting Delinquent Loan Servicing Business
HousingWire | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
Mortgage Rates Dip After Stock Market Reacts to Poor Earnings Reports
The Washington Post | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
Bank of America Departures Thin the Ranks at the Top
HousingWire | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
Jobless Claims in U.S. Fall to Lowest Level in Four Decades
Bloomberg | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
10 Ways Dodd-Frank Morphed the Mortgage Business
National Mortgage News | July 22, 2015


July 24, 2015
Lies And Real Estate: Operation Wax House Comes To A Close
Forbes | July 22, 2015


July 24, 2015
Zillow Acquires DotLoop, An E-Signing Service For Real Estate Agents
Tech Crunch | July 23, 2015


July 24, 2015
3 Credit Positives for Private Mortgage Insurance
HousingWire | July 21, 2015


July 23, 2015
MBA Predicts $71B More in Volume for 2015
CNBC | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
Existing Home Sales Surge, Prices Hit Record
USA Today | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
ALTA Objects to G-Fee Hike in Transportation Bill
Scotsman Guide | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
Sen. Ted Cruz Introduces Bill to Abolish CFPB
HousingWire | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
Senators: Don't Use Mortgage Fees to Pay for Highway Bill
The Hill | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
Shelby Aims to Attach Bank Rules Overhaul to Spending Bill
NASDAQ | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Rise Slightly in Latest Week
Reuters | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
CFPB Names New Acting Deputy Director
HousingWire | July 22, 2015


July 23, 2015
Judge Orders Treasury to Disclose Fannie & Freddie Conservatorship Documents
The M Report | July 22, 2015


July 22, 2015
Land Costs Have Skyrocketed Over 40 Years
Howmuch.net | July 14, 2015


July 22, 2015
Senate Debates Extending Three Housing Tax Credits
HousingWire | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
Top Housing Markets for First-Time Buyers
Realtor Mag | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
Federal Court of Appeals finds for MERS, again
HousingWire | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
CFPB Sets Final TRID Rule Effective Date
DS News | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
Boomers Competing With Millennials for U.S. Urban Rental Housing
Bloomberg | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
Condos Left Behind in Housing Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
Texas Ranch As Big As a Country Can Be Yours for $725M
Bloomberg | July 21, 2015


July 22, 2015
Rules for Signing Mortgages Online Boosts Black Knight
Bloomberg | July 20, 2015


July 22, 2015
Democrats Fight Efforts to Weaken Financial Reform Law
USA Today | July 22, 2015


July 21, 2015
Managing the Unintended Consequences of TRID
The M Report | July 20, 2015


July 21, 2015
Bills.com Chooses ClosingCorp to Provide Closing Cost Data to Consumers
HousingWire | July 20, 2015


July 21, 2015
Fed Approves Surcharges on Biggest Banks
USA Today | July 20, 2015


July 21, 2015
Fed’s Bullard Sees More Than 50-50 Chance of September Rate Rise
Bloomberg | July 20, 2015


July 21, 2015
Dodd-Frank Turns Five
The Hill | July 21, 2015


July 21, 2015
10 Best and Worst Cities for First-time Homebuyers
HousingWire | July 20, 2015


July 21, 2015
Christopher Dodd and Barney Frank Are Welcomed at Watchdog Agency They Helped Create
The New York Times | July 21, 2015


July 21, 2015
The Morning Risk Report: CFPB Hopes Sunshine Will Improve Compliance
The Wall Street Journal | July 21, 2015


July 21, 2015
The Rental Economy's Big Problem: Apartment Rents
CBS News | July 20, 2015


July 21, 2015
Interest-only Mortgages: They're Baaack
CNBC | July 20, 2015


July 20, 2015
Federal Court of Appeals Hands Another Victory to MERS
HousingWire | July 17, 2015


July 20, 2015
The Cost of Dodd-Frank: $24 Billion in Compliance
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 15, 2015


July 20, 2015
California Curbs Lawns for New Homes, Businesses
San Francisco Chronicle | July 15, 2015


July 20, 2015
Shadow Lenders Are Pushing Into Risky Real Estate Deals
Bloomberg | July 16, 2015


July 20, 2015
This One Graphic Shows How Newly Constructed Homes Have Changed in Just 20 Years
HousingWire | July 15, 2015


July 20, 2015
Builder Confidence Hits Highest Level Since November 2005
National Home Builders | July 16, 2015


July 20, 2015
Single-Family Building Permits Climb Higher in June; Starts & Completions Lower
The M Report | July 17, 2015


July 20, 2015
Savvy Home Buyers Purchase Two Types of Title Insurance
The Bellingham Herald | July 18, 2015


July 20, 2015
Bidding Wars Return to Home Market
The Wall Street Journal | July 20, 2015


July 20, 2015
FHFA Paid Law Firms $373 Million to Sue Banks: Business of Law
Bloomberg | July 17, 2015


July 17, 2015
Are Your Advertising Agreements Setting Off Red Flags at the CFPB?
Inman News | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
CFPB's No. 2 to Resign
American Banker | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
Bipartisan Dodd-Frank Fix Being Sought by Lawmakers, Warner Says
Bloomberg | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
How Dodd-Frank Changed Housing, for Good and Bad
CNBC | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
CFPB 'Snapshot' Draws More Attention to Complaint Database
HousingWire | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
Update on MSAs; TRID for Realtors; Avalanche of Freddie & Fannie updates
Mortgage News Daily | July 14, 2015


July 17, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Rates Increase as Fed Prepares Boost
Bloomberg | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
U.S. Foreclosure Activity in First Half of 2015 Fell to 10-year Low
Reuters | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
Exclusive: U.S. Housing Regulator Paid Law Firms $373 Million to Sue Banks
Reuters | July 16, 2015


July 17, 2015
U.S. Home Builder Sentiment Holds at Highest Since 2005: NAHB
Reuters | July 16, 2015


July 16, 2015
J.P. Morgan, Wells Fargo Earnings Show Bad Loans on the Decline
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Time to Push the Loan Limits?
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Senate Banking Puts CFPB and Cordray in the Crosshairs
HousingWire | July 14, 2015


July 16, 2015
Beige Book: Housing Continues Positive Trend
HousingWire | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Yellen Says Rate Rise Likely in 2015 as Labor Market Improves
Bloomberg | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Cities Where Americans are Most Likely to Spend More Than Half of Their Paycheck on Rent
The Washington Post | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Many Banks Are Making It Harder to Get a Mortgage, and That's a Good Thing
the Motley Fool | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Mortgage Limits May Increase
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2015


July 16, 2015
Rare Coalition Urges Limits on Mortgage-Related Bank Lawsuits
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2015


July 15, 2015
Mortgage Tax Break Safe This Election Cycle
Bankrate | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
House Bill Takes Aim at Eminent Domain
The Hill | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
Fannie Mae Launches Homebuyer Education App
HousingWire | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
Leading Democrats Don’t Want Proposed FHA Insurance Change
HousingWire | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
Gap Between Appraiser & Homeowner Opinions Widens in June
The M Report | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
CoreLogic: Total Foreclosure Inventory Drops to Lowest Since December 2007
HousinWire | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
Americans' No. 1 Financial Complaint
CBS MoneyWatch | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
Are We Entering Housing Market Bubble 2.0?
The Motley Fool | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
More Than Half of Homes Sold at a Discount
Realtor Mag | July 14, 2015


July 15, 2015
5 Ways to Protect Your Personal Identity
The Huffington Post | July 14, 2015


July 14, 2015
Report Says More Millennials Value Homeownership Over Conveniences
The M Report | July 14, 2015


July 14, 2015
5 Methods to Tweet Your Way to Online Success
Inman News | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
MISMO will Push Deadline to November
HousingWire | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
4 Charts Show Where Mortgage Jobs are Being Created
HousingWire | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
10 Most Stable Housing Markets
Realtor Mag | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
Why You Should Fear 'Zombie Debt' and How You Can Fight Back
Chicago Tribune | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
How The SCOTUS Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage Will Affect The Housing Market
Forbes | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
Fannie Mae Issues Mobile App to Help Potential Homebuyers
National Mortgage News | July 13, 2015


July 14, 2015
Scented Messages Coming to Your Smartphone?
The New York Times | July 8, 2015


July 13, 2015
The Unfortunate Reality of the U.S. Housing Recovery
The Motley Fool | July 11, 2015


July 13, 2015
Are Millennials Sold on Using a Real Estate Agent?


July 13, 2015
The Appeal of Credit Union Mortgages
The New York Times | July 10, 2015


July 13, 2015
Like-Kind Exchanges in Real Estate Support Financial Growth and Economy
DS News | July 10, 2015


July 13, 2015
Yellen Reiterates Rates Likely to Increase This Year
HousingWire | July 10, 2015


July 13, 2015
Underwriter Activity 5 Times Lower Than 10 Years Ago
HousingWire | July 10, 2015


July 13, 2015
Rising Economic Insecurity Tied to Decades-Long Trend in Employment Practices
The New York Times | July 12, 2015


July 13, 2015
Landfills Don’t Always Trash Home Values
The Wall Street Journal | July 8, 2015


July 13, 2015
Buying Your First Home? Here Are 9 Important Points to Keep in Mind
The Motley Fool | July 11, 2015


July 13, 2015
Hackers Are Draining Bank Accounts Via the Starbucks App
CNN Money | July 11, 2015


July 10, 2015
Amid New Overtime Rules, More Employers Might Set Email Curfew
NPR | July 8, 2015


July 10, 2015
The New Markets for Jumbo Loans
The Wall Street Journal | July 8, 2015


July 10, 2015
Report: Home Buyer Tax Breaks Haven't Always Been Best Option
MBA NewsLink | July 10, 2015


July 10, 2015
Mortgage Rates Fall Amid Global Uncertainty
USA Today | July 9, 2015


July 10, 2015
New HUD Rules Aim to Ease Segregation in Housing
The Los Angeles Times | July 8, 2015


July 10, 2015
Home Sales Reach 8-year Highs but What Comes Next?
HousingWire | July 9, 2015


July 10, 2015
Are First-Time Homebuyers a Bigger Risk? Yes and No
DS News | July 9, 2015


July 10, 2015
The Underappreciated Impact of Dodd-Frank: The Rise of Federal and State Regulatory Cooperation
DS News | July 9, 2015


July 10, 2015
Have the Dodd-Frank Financial Reforms Been a Success?
Time | July 9, 2015


July 10, 2015
Consumers' Attitudes Bode Well for Housing Market: Fannie Mae
National Mortgage News | July 9, 2015


July 10, 2015
As Google Stock Lags, High Hopes for New CFO Ruth Porat
USA Today | July 9, 2015


July 9, 2015
TRID: New Deadline, Same Fears And Anxieties
Mortgageorb | July 8, 2015


July 9, 2015
Warren, McCain Introduce Bill to Bring Back Glass-Steagall
The Hill | July 8, 2015


July 9, 2015
Industry Groups Partner with Fannie, Freddie to Develop Single Security
HousingWire | July 8, 2015


July 9, 2015
Sears-Affiliated Real Estate Investment Trust Raises $1.6 Billion
The Consumerist | July 7, 2015


July 9, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Rise in Latest Week
Reuters | July 8, 2015


July 9, 2015
Federal Reserve Still Hesitant to Raise Rates
HousingWire | July 8, 2015


July 9, 2015
More Home Owners Warm Up to Idea of Selling
Realtor Mag | July 8, 2015


July 9, 2015
Complaints Pour In to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
The Washington Post | July 9, 2015


July 9, 2015
Home Prices Continue to Rise, But For How Long?
Time | July 9, 2015


July 9, 2015
Two-tier System in Mortgage Market Means Higher Costs for Some Borrowers
Los Angeles Times | July 8, 2015


July 8, 2015
House Committee Schedules Hearings Marking Anniversary of Dodd-Frank
DS News | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Consumer Attitudes on Housing Signal Healthier Purchase Market Ahead
HousingWire | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Draft Report: Drop Single-family Zoning in Seattle


July 8, 2015
Challenges Prompt Kroll Bond Rating Agency to Evolve
Bloomberg | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
To the World, U.S. Real Estate Is a Good Deal
Realtor Mag | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Former LandCastle Title CEO’s Luxury Condo Scheduled for Foreclosure Auction
HousingWire | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Some U.S. Housing Markets Get Red Hot
Bloomberg | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Fannie Mae Raising Mortgage Modification Interest Rate Yet Again
HousingWire | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Optimism May Drive Home Purchase Market for Remainder of 2015
DS News | July 7, 2015


July 8, 2015
Here’s the Team that Caused the Detroit Foreclosure Crisis
HousingWire | July 6, 2015


July 8, 2015
Home Prices Hit New Highs in 10 States
CNBC | July 7, 2015


July 7, 2015
Going Rogue
The Augusta Chronicle | July 4, 2015


July 7, 2015
CUNA Asks CFPB to Extend TRID Effective Date to End of 2015
HousingWire | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
What to Expect When You’re Expecting a CFPB Administrative Action
HousingWire | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
3 Big Ways the Crisis in Greece Could Affect Americans Personally
The Washington Post | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
Despite Corpse, Home Still Gets $1M Bid
Realtor Mag | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
Morris Schneider Wittstadt Officially Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
HousingWire | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
10 Warning Signs You’re a Compulsive Networker
Forbes | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
10 Best States for First-Time Homebuyers
The Huffington Post | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
What to Expect When You’re Expecting a CFPB Administrative Action
HousingWire | July 6, 2015


July 7, 2015
FHA Proposes New Time Period for Lenders to File Claims
DS News | July 6, 2015


July 6, 2015
Sources: Morris Schneider Wittstadt Declaring Bankruptcy, Closing Immediately
HousingWire | July 2, 2015


July 6, 2015
Lenders Go High-tech to Spot Borrowers' Lies
The Washington Post | July 1, 2015


July 6, 2015
Here's How Fed Rate Hike Would Pinch Borrowers
Los Angeles Times | July 4, 2015


July 6, 2015
New Rules Could Create A New Class Of Overtime Workers
NPR | July 2, 2015


July 6, 2015
Black Knight: 6.5M Borrowers Stand to Benefit from Refi
HousingWire | July 6, 2015


July 6, 2015
NAR: 'Buyers Are Coming Back In Force'
Realtor Mag | July 2, 2015


July 6, 2015
Housing Growth Expected to Slow For the Remainder of 2015
DS News | July 5, 2015


July 6, 2015
A New Ballgame: Sports Teams Find Real Value in Real Estate
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | July 5, 2015


July 6, 2015
Are Young People Growing More Confident About the Housing Market?
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | July 5, 2015


July 6, 2015
Rising Home Prices to Lift Up 1 Million ‘Underwater’ Homeowners
Reverse Mortgage Daily | July 5, 2015


July 6, 2015
Editorial: Detroit Foreclosure Crisis Was a Team Effort
The Detroit News | July 5, 2015


July 2, 2015
Normal Banks Are Helping Shadow Banks Grow a Lot
Bloomberg | June 30, 2015


July 2, 2015
Average Guarantee Fees on GSE Loans Are Two and a Half Times Their 2009 Level
DS News | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
Millennials Demand Single-family Homes
HousingWire | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
Family Flees Dream Home Because It Used to be a Meth House
NPR | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
U.S. Construction Spending Hits New Postrecession High
The Wall Street Journal | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
CFPB Asks For Comments on Enhanced Consumer Complaint Database
HousingWire | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Hike Pay for Their CEOs
Reuters | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
The Forgotten Origins of Greece’s Crisis will Make You Think Twice About Who to Blame
The Washington Post | July 1, 2015


July 2, 2015
Research Shows That Borrowers are Seriously Undereducated in Homebuying
The M Report | July 1, 2015


July 1, 2015
USDA Increases Costs of Guarantees for 0% Down Mortgages
Bloomberg | June 30, 2015


July 1, 2015
CFPB Director Cordray to Testify in Full Senate Banking Committee Hearing July 15
DS News | June 30, 2015


July 1, 2015
Fed’s Bullard Shrugs Off Greek Events, Points to Chance of September Rate Increase
The Wall Street Journal | June 30, 2015


July 1, 2015
New Orleans Adjudicated Property Auctioneer Replaces Title Insurance Provider
The Times-Picayune | June 26, 2015


July 1, 2015
Contracts to Buy Homes Reaches 9-Year High
Realtor Mag | June 30, 2015


July 1, 2015
Regulators: Banks Still Failing Mortgage Service Tests
The Detroit News | June 29, 2015


July 1, 2015
The 20 Hottest U.S. Real Estate Markets in June 2015
Realtor.com | June 29, 2015


July 1, 2015
A Brief History of Bank of America in Crisis
The Motley Fool | June 28, 2015


July 1, 2015
The Future of Banking
U.S. News & World Report | June 29, 2015


July 1, 2015
Here are the Answers to the Emoji Homebuyer Challenge
HousingWire | June 30, 2015


June 30, 2015
Can You Translate This Emoji Letter to Millennial Borrowers?
HousingWire | June 23, 2015


June 30, 2015
SF Fed: Robin Hood Economic Policies May Not Boost Economy That Much
The Wall Street Journal | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
What the Crisis in Greece Means for the U.S. and Global Economies
The Washington Post | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
45% of Homes Sold in Less Than a Month
Realtor Mag | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
Title Insurance is Essential
The Coeur d' Alene Press | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
High-risk FHA Loans Push Mortgage Risk Index Up in May
HousingWire | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
Sorry, Sellers. Spring is Over.
The Boston Globe | June 26, 2015


June 30, 2015
Data Reveals Stabilization Among Mortgage Fraud Risk
The M Report | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
Ex-UFC champ Chuck Liddell Wins $2M Lawsuit Against Escrow Company San Luis Obispo County jury reached verdict Tuesday
The Fresno Bee | June 29, 2015


June 30, 2015
Pending Sales, Home Prices Up Slightly
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | June 29, 2015


June 29, 2015
After SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Ruling, Will LGBT Housing Protections Follow?
National Mortgage Professional | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Consumers Often Sign Away Option to Sue Financial Companies
The Columbus Dispatch | June 28, 2015


June 29, 2015
ALTA Statement on Supreme Court Marriage Ruling
ALTA | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Hurdles Remain for Disparate Impact Claims in Housing Despite SCOTUS Ruling
HousingWire | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Economists Assign Blame For Housing Shortage
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Global Markets Slump as Greece Closes Banks and Debt Talks Falter
USA Today | June 29, 2015


June 29, 2015
Citigroup Combines Retail Banking and Mortgage Operations
Reuters | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Change is the New Normal for Mortgage Professionals
Inman News | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Millenials Just Like the Rest of Us When it Comes to Home Renovations
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2015


June 29, 2015
Black Knight: Home Prices Rise 1% in April from March
HousingWire | June 29, 2015


June 26, 2015
CFPB Puts Consumer Complaints Online
CBS News | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
Supreme Court Backs 'Disparate Impact' Theory in Texas Case
USA Today | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
MERS Victorious in Georgia Federal and State Courts
HousingWire | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
Lennar Chief’s 5 Themes For Housing
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2015


June 26, 2015
Supreme Court Allows Nationwide Health Care Subsidies
The Washington Post | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
Economists: Home Builders Neglecting Entry-Level Market
The Wall Street Journal | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
Average Rate on 30-year Mortgage Edges Up to 4.02%
U.S. News & World Report | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
The Housing Market's New Pain: Rising Inequality
CBS News | June 25, 2015


June 26, 2015
Mortgage Performance Improves Across the Board For Eight National Banks
DS News | June 26, 2015


June 26, 2015
Consumers Are Terrible At Predicting Home Values, Fannie Mae Survey Shows
The Mortgage Reports | June 25, 2015


June 25, 2015
CFPB Changes TRID Effective Date — Again
HousingWire | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
CoreLogic Chief Economist: Here's How New Policies Can Help Homeownership
HousingWire | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
CUNA Urges CFPB to Clarify TILA-RESPA
Credit Union Times | June 22, 2015


June 25, 2015
Principal Reduction: A Mortgage Quandary With No Easy Answers
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
Housing Boosted by U.S. Millennials Finally Being Buyers
Bloomberg | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
Supreme Court Sides With Raisin Farmers in Property Rights Case
The New York Times | June 23, 2015


June 25, 2015
Underwater Homeowners Concentrate in Minority Neighborhoods
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
Fed Stands Firm Against Revealing Bank Stress-Test Model
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
U.S. Economic Output Is Revised to Show Smaller Contraction
The New York Times | June 24, 2015


June 25, 2015
Homeownership Hits Another Record Low
Time | June 24, 2015


June 24, 2015
CFPB Lists 10 Compliance Violation Trends
HousingWire | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
Early Sales Bump Puts Spring in Home Builders’ Step
The Wall Street Journal | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
More Americans Are Renting, and Paying More, as Homeownership Falls
The New York Times | June 24, 2015


June 24, 2015
U.S. Home Prices Rose .3% in April, FHFA Says
Bloomberg | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
Mortgage Applications Rise 1.6%
MBA NewsLink | June 24, 2015


June 24, 2015
Prominent Senate Democrats Call for Investigation into "Discriminatory" Foreclosure Neglect
HousingWire | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
Delinquent GSE Mortgages Continue to Decline
ABA Banking Journal | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
Fannie Mae Eliminates Desktop Underwriter Fees
ABA Banking Journal | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
Interest-Only Mortgages Coming Back, But With Safety in Mind
Bloomberg | June 23, 2015


June 24, 2015
Top 5 Most Infamous Company Implosions
OUPblog | June 23, 2015


June 23, 2015
CFPB Launches Investigation into Bankrate Mortgage Rate Tracker
HousingWire | June 19, 2015


June 23, 2015
First-Time Buyers Drive U.S. Home Sales to Best Since 2009
Bloomberg | June 22, 2015


June 23, 2015
Housing Forecast: What To Expect In The Second Half of 2015
Forbes | June 22, 2015


June 23, 2015
Is the Decline in Bank Mortgage Originations a Bad Thing?
National Mortgage News | June 19, 2015


June 23, 2015
The Top 5 Things to Know About TRID Now
Mortgage Compliance Magazine | June 22, 2015


June 23, 2015
Housing Disparate Impact Decision Still Pending in Supreme Court
HousingWire | June 22, 2015


June 23, 2015
Despite Delay, TRID Continues to Bedevil Industry
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | June 22, 2015


June 23, 2015
Soaring Home Prices Not A 'Bubble': Realtors
CNBC | June 22, 2015


June 23, 2015
The Richest Town in Each State
24/7 Wall St. | June 17, 2015


June 23, 2015
HUD Senior Official Leaving to Join Hillary Clinton Campaign?
HousingWire June 22, 2015


June 22, 2015
FHA Issues Loan Quality Assurance Framework Standards
The M Report | June 19, 2015


June 22, 2015
Freddie Mac Offers Distressed Homeowners a Complete Guide to Foreclosures and Alternatives
DS News | June 21, 2015


June 22, 2015
Counsel’s Corner: GSEs Have Intensified Efforts to Transfer Risk to Private Market
DS News | June 21, 2015


June 22, 2015
HUD Offers Way to Remedy Reverse-mortgage Trap
The Columbus Dispatch | June 21, 2015


June 22, 2015
Clarifying Easement Requires Answers to Many Questions
The Columbus Dispatch | June 21, 2015


June 22, 2015
Rising Mortgage Rates to Test Housing Market’s Strength
The Wall Street Journal | June 21, 2015


June 22, 2015
What Causes a Commercial Real Estate Deal to Collapse?
OC Register | June 21, 2015


June 22, 2015
Where Home Buyers Find Shelter (From Taxes)
The Wall Street Journal | June 9, 2015


June 22, 2015
As the Rich Bounce Back, the Middle Class Stays Stagnant
Bloomberg | June 18, 2015


June 21, 2015
KB Home Spies More First-Timers
The Wall Street Journal | June 19, 2015


June 19, 2015
CFPB’s TRID Flip Brings Calls for More Changes
National Mortgage Professional | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
Creepy Letters from 'Watcher' Sparks Suit Against Sellers and Title Companies
Courthouse News Service | June 16, 2015


June 19, 2015
TRID Delay Catches Mortgage Industry Off Guard
Scotsman Guide | June 18,2015


June 19, 2015
FHA Issues New Guidance on Loan Defects
National Mortgage News | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
Is Getting A Mortgage Easier Than Consumers Think?
The Wall Street Journal | June 15, 2015


June 19, 2015
Payment Shock: What Unnoticed Fallout From The Mortgage Lending Crisis Could Mean for You
Huffington Post | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
Here’s Why Mortgage Modifications Have Changed Dramatically in Last Year
MarketWatch | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
10 States with the Highest Foreclosure Rates
CBS NewsWatch | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
A Ghost of Fannie and Freddie’s Past Haunts Capitol Hill Hearing
The Wall Street Journal | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
Foreclosure Activity Hits 19-month High On Rise in REOs
HousingWire | June 18, 2015


June 19, 2015
Bill With $838M IRS Cut Advances in House
The Hill | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
CFPB Moves TRID Date to Oct. 1
HousingWire | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
Barney Frank–Yes, THAT Barney Frank–Joins a Bank Board
The Wall Street Journal | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
Federal Reserve: Rate Hike Likely Before Year-end
The Washington Post | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
2015 is Finally the Year of the Home Construction Boom
Fortune | June 16, 2015


June 18, 2015
Where Are The Boomerang Buyers?
The Wall Street Journal | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
Mortgage Applications Drop 5.5% on Rising Interest Rates
HousingWire | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
Housing Could Sizzle This Summer
Chicago Tribune | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
After an Era of Ups and Downs, Home Prices Return to Sanity
The New York Times | June 17, 2015


June 18, 2015
Four Top Executives Depart Microsoft in Shake-up of Management Team
The Washington Post | June 17, 2015


June 17, 2015
Company that Entered into CFPB Consent Order Loses Motion to Dismiss Class Action
JD Supra Business Advisor | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Real Estate Infographics: New Construction and ‘Zombie’ Foreclosures
Inman News | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Discover Financial Closes Mortgage Unit, Lays Off Hundreds in Irvine
Los Angeles Times | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
10 States With High, Low Down Payments
Realtor Mag | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Debt Continues Growth in the First Quarter of 2015
MBA NewsLink | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Banks Feel Pinch From Declining Overdraft Fees
The Wall Street Journal | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Study: Gender Gap in Mortgage Lending
Chicago Tribune | June 17, 2015


June 17, 2015
Is Getting A Mortgage Easier Than Consumers Think?
The Wall Street Journal | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Mortgage-Bond Sales Soar in Sign U.S. Crisis Wounds Healing
Bloomberg | June 15, 2015


June 17, 2015
Home Construction Permits Soared in May; Housing Industry Fortunes Improving
The Washington Post | June 16, 2015


June 17, 2015
Why the Homeownership Rate Will Keep Falling
The Washington Post | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
Standard Pacific, Ryland Group to Merge in $5.2B Deal
USA Today | June 14, 2015


June 16, 2015
TRID will Add a Week or More to Closings
MarketWatch | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
How Automation Can Help Control TRID Compliance Costs
National Mortgage News | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
FHFA's 2014 Report to Congress
HousingWIre | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
This Former NFL Player's $8 Billion Mortgage Lender Started With a Google Search
Bloomberg | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
Senior Households Expected to Nearly Double by 2030
The M Report | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
The Most Important Difference Between the Housing Market Today and the Housing Bubble
DS News | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
Negative Equity Rate Falling, But 4 Million Borrowers May Be Trapped Underwater
DS News | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
FHA Revises Reverse Mortgage Program to Protect Non-Borrowing Spouses From Foreclosure
DS News | June 15, 2015


June 16, 2015
Homebuilder Confidence Hits 2015 High in June
HousingWire | June 15, 2015


June 15, 2015
5 Key Points About the Pending TRID Upheaval
HousingWire | June 12, 2015


June 15, 2015
New Forms Aim to Clarify Mortgage Data for Borrowers
The New York Times | June 14, 2015


June 15, 2015
HUD Again Eases Up on Reverse Mortgage Foreclosures
National Mortgage News | June 12, 2015


June 15, 2015
Closing Delays Not Unusual, Real-estate Agents Say
The Columbus Dispatch | June 14, 2015


June 15, 2015
Realtor Group Offers Frank Critique of Real Estate Industry
Boston Herald | June 14, 2015


June 15, 2015
Why Now May Be the Best Time to Sell Your Home
The Motley Fool | June 13, 2015


June 15, 2015
Quicken Loans Takes On the U.S.
June 14, 2015 | The Wall Street Journal


June 15, 2015
Actress Melissa Gilbert Paying Off $360,551 Tax Lien
Accounting Today | June 12, 2015


June 12, 2015
Are You Ready ... Five Things to Do to Prepare for TRID
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
Banks Annihilating 'Zombie' Foreclosures
CNBC | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
Midyear Report: The Housing Market Is on Track for Its Best Year Since 2006 (and It Ain’t a Bubble)
Realtor.com | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
New York Top Court Ruling May Limit Future Mortgage Suits
Bloomberg | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
FHA Charts Recovery After Premium Cut
National Mortgage News | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
Scariest U.S. Housing Chart Shows Nasty Scar Years After Bust
Bloomberg | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
Good News on Jobs Sends Average Rate for 30-year Mortgages Above 4%
Los Angeles Times | June 11, 2015


June 12, 2015
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Is Stepping Down
Buzzfeed | June 11, 2015


June 11, 2015
Bipartisan Group of Senators to FHFA: Expand, Clarify Credit Risk Transfers
HousingWire | June 10, 2015


June 11, 2015
Millennials Coming into Housing Market - Douglas Elliman's Herman [video]
Reuters | June 10, 2015


June 11, 2015
Alan Greenspan: US Real Estate is Stagnating
CNN Money | June 10, 2015


June 11, 2015
TILA/RESPA Storm About to Hit Mortgage Lenders
Credit Union Journal | June 10, 2015


June 11, 2015
Tales From the Closing Table
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | June 10, 2015


June 11, 2015
Chances of Changing Dodd-Frank Appear to Rest With Handful of Moderate Democrats
Roll Call | June 11, 2015


June 11, 2015
Trade Groups Join Congress to Push CFPB for Formalized TRID Grace Period
HousingWire | June 11, 2015


June 11, 2015
Trade Groups Join Congress to Push CFPB for Formalized TRID Grace Period
HousingWire | June 11, 2015


June 11, 2015
'White Lies' on Mortgage Applications Are Costly to Lenders
The Wall Street Journal | June 5, 2015


June 11, 2015
Weekly Mortgage Applications Jump as Rates Surge
CNBC | June 10, 2015


June 11, 2015
The History of Housing in 5 Charts
HousingWire | June 10, 2015


June 10, 2015
How Does a Reverse Mortgage Work?
The Motley Fool | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
Safeguard Properties Calls $1M Settlement an "Amicable Resolution"
HousingWire | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
Locke Lord QuickStudy: CFPB Claims Sensitivity on Good-Faith TRID Compliance Efforts
JD Supra Business Advisor | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
Majority of Americans Think the Housing Crisis Isn’t Over
The Wall Street Journal | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
Reverse Mortgage Ads May Sidestep Potential Pitfalls
The New York Times | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
CoreLogic: Foreclosure Inventory Sinks 25% in April
HousingWire | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
6 Ways Washington Will Shake Up Wall Street This Summer
The Street | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
Average Q1 U.S. Home Downpayment Drops to Three-Year Low
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | June 8, 2015


June 10, 2015
How Borrowers Can Help Make the Mortgage Application Process Go Smoother
The Washington Post | June 9, 2015


June 10, 2015
Freddie Mac Names Sean Becketti Vice President and Chief Economist
CNN Money | June 9, 2015


June 9, 2015
America's Most Overvalued And Undervalued Housing Markets
Forbes | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
RPM Mortgage: We Did Nothing Wrong, but Settled with CFPB Anyway
HousingWire | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
They Put a Face on the ’90s Homeownership Push. Then They Lost Their Home
The Wall Street Journal | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
Alamo: RPM Mortgage Fined $20 Million Over Loan Scheme
San Jose Mercury News | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
Uncle Sam Sours on Frannie Suit
The Wall Street Journal | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
Is the Rental Crisis Bringing Down Housing?
HousingWire | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
Market Update June 8, 2015: Fannie Mae’s Housing Survey, Best/worst Places to Retire and More
Inman News | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
How to Make Friends in Any Room
Forbes | June 8, 2015


June 9, 2015
Elderly Could Lose Homes from Reverse Mortgages
CNN Money | June 5, 2015


June 8, 2015
5 Tech Trends That Will Hit Every Retail Store By 2020
Forbes | June 3, 2015


June 8, 2015
Home Buyers Make Less of a Down Payment
Realtor Mag | June 5, 2015


June 8, 2015
Fed’s Dudley Eyes 2015 Rate Rise, in Remarks Welcoming Job Market Gains
The Wall Street Journal | June 5, 2015


June 8, 2015
Mortgage Credit Availability Increases in May
MBA NewsLink | June 4, 2015


June 8, 2015
Mortgage Banker Expenses Continue to Rise
HousingWire | June 5, 2015


June 8, 2015
CFPB Fines Defunct Guarantee Mortgage $228,000
HousingWire | June 5, 2015


June 8, 2015
Can I Offer You Pizza for That House?
Realtor Mag | June 5, 2015


June 8, 2015
Who Will Profit the Most From a U.S. Housing Boom
The Motley Fool | June 7, 2015


June 8, 2015
4 Reasons to Focus Your Energy on Generation X
Inman News | June 7, 2015


June 8, 2015
New Housing Headwind Looms as Fewer Renters Can Afford to Own
The Wall Street Journal | June 7, 2015


June 5, 2015
U.S. Economy Added 280,000 jobs in May; Jobless Rate Rises to 5.5 Percent
The Wall Street Journal | June 5, 2015


June 5, 2015
House Passes Amendment Nullifying HUD 'Disparate Impact' Rule
MBA NewsLink | June 5, 2015


June 5, 2015
Democrats Push New Bill Allowing Community Banks to Exceed QM Rule
HousingWire | June 4, 2015


June 5, 2015
CFPB Director: PHH Corp. Took Kickbacks for Mortgage Insurance Referrals
HousingWire | June 4, 2015


June 5, 2015
Fixed Mortgage Rates Hold Steady
The Washington Post | June 4, 2015


June 5, 2015
Judge Rules JPMorgan Chase Is Not Responsible For WaMu’s Pre-September 2008 Liabilities
DS News | June 4, 2015


June 5, 2015
Texas and Oklahoma Borrowers to Receive Disaster Relief From Freddie Mac
The M Report | June 3, 2015


June 5, 2015
Court Affirms Brokers' Ability to Classify Real Estate Agents as Independent Contractors
Realtor Mag | June 4, 2015


June 5, 2015
The 'Grace Period' That Wasn't: CFPB Stays Course on New Disclosures
National Mortgage News | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
Title Insurance: A Friend in Deed
The Wall Street Journal | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
Senate GSE Proposals Gain Support of Key House Member
National Mortgage News | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
Beige Book: Housing Continues to Expand Through the Spring
HousingWire | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
Independent Mortgage Banks' Profits Up in 1st Quarter 2015
MBA NewsLink | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
'Marginal Agents' Biggest Threat to Industry
Realtor Mag | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
New-Home Buyers’ Wish List: More Bedrooms, Bathrooms, Patios
The Wall Street Journal | June 3, 2015


June 4, 2015
Weekly Mortgage Applications Plunge 7.6% on Higher Rates
CNBC | June 3, 2015


June 3, 2015
IRS Data Breach may Prove Worrisome for Those Seeking a Mortgage
The Washington Post | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
Should Rural Housing Be in HUD or Agriculture?
Nonprofit Quarterly | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
Buying a Home? Don't Make These Costly Mistakes
CNBC | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
MBA Pushes to Increase Diversity in Mortgage Lending
HousingWire | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
Distressed Sales Do Not Slow Home Price Appreciation
DS News | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
Ten Cities That Are Magnets for Millennials
Bloomberg | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
20 Hottest U.S. Real Estate Markets in May 2015
Realtor.com | June 1, 2015


June 3, 2015
Obama Signs NSA Bill, Renewing Patriot Act Powers
The Hill | June 2, 2015


June 3, 2015
San Francisco to Vote on Luxury Housing Moratorium
The Wall Street Journal | June 2, 2015


June 2, 2015
Supreme Court Rejects Second-lien Stripping in Chapter 7 Bankruptcies
ABA Banking Journal | June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015
KBW: Here’s How Shelby Bill will Affect Banks and Mortgage Finance
HousingWire | June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015
First Tennessee Bank to Pay $212.5 Million for Faulty FHA Underwriting
Reuters | June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015
Five Headaches Facing Lenders as Mortgage Disclosure Deadline Nears
National Mortgage News | June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015
Map: How Coffee Splits the United States in Half
The Washington Post | May 29, 2015


June 2, 2015
Small City Living for Multifamily Property Buyers
The Wall Street Journal | May 26, 2015


June 2, 2015
HUD Names New Senior Advisor For Housing Finance
DS News | June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015
In Real Estate, Golf Ups Its Game
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2015


June 2, 2015
Commercial, Multifamily 1Q Delinquency Rates Improve: MBA
National Mortgage News | June 1, 2015


June 2, 2015
More Older Americans Are Being Buried by Housing Debt
ABC News | June 2, 2015


June 1, 2015
Senate Fails to Save Patriot Act
Politico | May 31, 2015


June 1, 2015
Request for Delay of Mortgage-Disclosure Rule
The New York Times | May 29, 2015


June 1, 2015
How a Prince George’s Detective Spent Two Years Cracking a Real-estate Scam
The Washington Post | May 31, 2015


June 1, 2015
It's a Very Strong Seller's Market: Redfin CEO
CNBC | May 30, 2015


June 1, 2015
New Lift For New-Home Prices
The Wall Street Journal | May 29, 2015


June 1, 2015
Where Owners Pay the Most in Property Taxes
Realtor Mag | May 29, 2015


June 1, 2015
15 Money-saving Tips for First-time Homebuyers
Inman News | June 1, 2015


June 1, 2015
Quicken Loans Wins First Round in Court Battle Versus DOJ, HUD
HousingWire | May 29, 2015


June 1, 2015
They Make the Trains Run on Time, but at What Cost?
The Wall Street Journal | May 26, 2015


June 1, 2015
A Tough Sell: A Round Home in a Square Housing Market
The New York Times | June 1, 2015


May 29, 2015
Politics of Tax Reform in the 114th Congress
The Wall Street Journal | May 27, 2015


May 29, 2015
Not Buying a Home Could Cost You $65,000 a Year
Bloomberg | May 28, 2015


May 29, 2015
Test Your Real-Estate Spelling Skills
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2015


May 29, 2015
Fixed Mortgage Rates Soar to Their Highest Levels of the Year
The Washington Post | May 28, 2015


May 29, 2015
Why This Fed Official Believes the Central Bank Should Rethink Everything
The Washington Post | May 28, 2015


May 29, 2015
Hispanics to Drive Housing Demand in Coming Decades, But Obstacles Persist
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2015


May 29, 2015
NAR: Commercial Markets Post Modest Rise
Realtor Mag | May 27, 2015


May 29, 2015
Freddie Mac: The Top 5 Improving Metros Right Now
HousingWire | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
MBA Letter Critical of Proposed CFPB Complaint Database
MBA NewsLink | May 28, 2015


May 28, 2015
Twitter Overtakes LinkedIn As Number 1 Social Media Site For Salespeople
Forbes | May 26, 2015


May 28, 2015
Loans For Builders Not Quite Keeping Pace
The Wall Street Journal | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
Americans Feeling Better About Household Finances
The Wall Street Journal | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
Freddie Mac Eliminates Loan Prospector Fee
HousingWire | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
Reverse Mortgage Bill Stalling in House
Huffington Post | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
Wall Street Is Using the Power of Dodd-Frank Against Itself
The New York Times | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
Lawmakers Want Grace Period for New Mortgage Rules
The Hill | May 27, 2015


May 28, 2015
Maybe Alan Greenspan Was Right About Floating-Rate Mortgages
Bloomberg | May 27, 2015


May 27, 2015
Prospects Dim for 11th-hour PATRIOT Act Deal
Politico | May 26, 2015


May 27, 2015
Housing Bubble? Despite Rising Prices, Most Economists Still Say No
The Wall Street Journal | May 26, 2015


May 27, 2015
Massachusetts Court of Appeals Rules for MERS
HousingWire | May 26, 2015


May 27, 2015
Caution: GSE Reform Could have Serious Unintended Consequences
HousingWire | May 27, 2015


May 27, 2015
Home Prices Rose Faster Than Expected in March
Bloomberg | May 27, 2015


May 27, 2015
More Builders See First-Time Home Buyers Returning
The Wall Street Journal | May 21, 2015


May 27, 2015
Members of Congress Issue Bipartisan Call for TRID Grace Period
ABA Banking Journal | May 27, 2015


May 27, 2015
Super-priority Liens Pose Perils for Homebuyers
The Seattle Times | May 16, 2015


May 27, 2015
Black Knight: Foreclosure Starts Plunged 22% In April
MortgageOrb | May 26, ,2015


May 26, 2015
Georgia Lawmaker Proposes Bill to Make CFPB Accountable to Congress
HousingWire | May 22, 2015


May 26, 2015
Home Sales Cooled Off This Spring
Realtor Mag | May 22, 2015


May 26, 2015
Single-Person Households on the Rise
Realtor Mag | May 22, 2015


May 26, 2015
Black Knight: Total Loans in Foreclosure Fall to Lowest Level Since 2008
HousingWire | May 22, 2015


May 26, 2015
Why Housing-Market Panic Is Overblown -- For Now
Fox Business | May 21, 2015


May 26, 2015
Home Closing Forms Get a Big Makeover
Chicago Daily Herald | May 26, 2015


May 26, 2015
Why an Agent Might Refuse to Show a House (The Low Commission)
Los Angeles Times | May 24, 2015


May 26, 2015
Homebuyers Often Unaware of Illegal Contracts
Jacksonville Daily Record | May 26, 2015


May 22, 2015
Fannie Mae Ups Estimate of Mortgage Originations
MarketWatch | May 21, 2015


May 22, 2015
Senate Banking Committee Adopts Financial-Regulation Bill in Party-Line Vote
The Wall Street Journal | May 20, 2015


May 22, 2015
Up to 1.1 Million Customers Could be Affected in Data Breach at Insurer CareFirst
The New York Times | May 20, 2015


May 22, 2015
Mortgage Rates Hold Steady Entering Holiday Weekend
The Washington Post | May 21, 2015


May 22, 2015
More Builders See First-Time Home Buyers Returning
The Wall Street Journal | May 22, 2015


May 22, 2015
MBA Forecast: Here’s Why Mortgage Lending will Grow Despite Weak 1Q
HousingWire | May 21, 2015


May 22, 2015
FHA Proposal Aims to Clarify Loan Rules
The Wall Street Journal | May 21, 2015


May 22, 2015
Fannie Mae Predicts Strong Spring Homebuying Season
HousingWire | May 21, 2015


May 22, 2015
USPS Could Boost Revenue by Expanding Banking Services, Report Says
The Wall Street Journal | May 21, 2015


May 21, 2015
CFPB Seeks to Fine PayPal $25 Million Over Credit Allegations
The Washington Post | May 20, 2015


May 21, 2015
Fannie, Freddie Set Non-bank Lender Liquidity Rules
Reuters | May 20, 2015


May 21, 2015
An About-Face for McMansions
The Wall Street Journal | May 19, 2015


May 21, 2015
New York Regulator Seeks Faster Foreclosures
The Wall Street Journal | May 20, 2015


May 21, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | May 20, 2015


May 21, 2015
Lawsky to Step Down as Top New York Financial Regulator
Reuters | May 20, 2015


May 21, 2015
Builders Pick Up Pace to Meet Rising Demand
Reuters | May 19, 2015


May 19, 2015
Economists Predict Interest Rate Hike in 2015
HousingWire | May 19, 2015


May 19, 2015
NAR Board Approves Nationwide Listing Data Entry System
Realtor Mag | May 19, 2015


May 19, 2015
U.S. Home Builders’ Confidence Falls for Fourth Time in Five Months
The Wall Street Journal | May 19, 2015


May 19, 2015
FHFA Updates Mortgage-Backed Security Structure Initiative


May 19, 2015
Mortgage Delinquency Rate Drops to Pre-recession Level
HousingWire | May 18, 2015


May 19, 2015
CFPB Files Amicus Brief Regarding TILA’s Definition of 'Consumer Credit'
JD Supra | May 19, 2015


May 19, 2015
TransUnion: Student Loans Do Not Impact Housing,
HousingWire | May 19, 2015


May 18, 2015
TRID Could Stall Some Bank Mortgage Products
Bloomberg | May 15, 2015


May 18, 2015
Buyer Walk-Throughs Problematic Under TRID Attorney Says
Mortgage News Daily | May 15, 2015


May 18, 2015
FHFA Provides More Specifics of the GSEs' New Single Security
HousingWire | May 15, 2015


May 18, 2015
Inventory Shortages Keeping Home Sales Low
Realtor Mag | May 15, 2015


May 18, 2015
Where Do Consumers Want to Borrow
HousingWire | May 15, 2015


May 18, 2015
12 Markets with the Highest Mortgage Demand
Realtor Mag | May 14, 2015


May 18, 2015
The Surprising New Company Benefit That’s Helping Americans Retire Richer
Money | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
Mortgage Industry: Give Us a 'Good-faith' Grace Period on TRID
HousingWire | May 15, 2015


May 15, 2015
Home Sales to Hit Highest Level Since 2006, Realtor Group Says
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
Closing Time Is About to Get a Little Bit Easier for New Buyers
The Washington Post | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
FHA Mortgages to Home Buyers Climb
MortgageWatch | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
Mortgage Rates Rise Again; 30-year Loan Averages 3.85%
Los Angeles Times | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
Homeownership Still Falling
Huffington Post | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
CoreLogic: Cash Sales to Return to Normal Level by Mid-2018
HousingWire | May 13, 2015


May 15, 2015
RealtyTrac: Mortgage Lending Rose 17% in First Quarter
HousingWire | May 14, 2015


May 15, 2015
Super Liens Pose Perils for Home Buyers
Arizona Daily Star | May 14, 2015


May 14, 2015
Map: Where It’s Cheaper to Buy than Rent
The Washington Post | May 13, 2015


May 14, 2015
House Passes Bill to Stop EPA Water Rule
U.S. News & World Report


May 14, 2015
Grace Period With New Closing Process?
Realtor Mag | May 14, 2015


May 14, 2015
Weekly Mortgage Applications Fall 3.5% as Rates Rise
CNBC | May 14, 2015


May 14, 2015
Liens Filed by Community Associations Can Make Lenders Leery About Loans
The Washington Post | May 13, 2015


May 14, 2015
Survey: More Millennials Renting, But Just As Many Want To Own
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2015


May 14, 2015
Black Knight to raise $430M in IPO
The Street | May 13, 2015


May 14, 2015
Fannie Mae Neglects Properties in Minority Neighborhoods, Groups Say
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2015


May 14, 2015
Foreclosure Inventory, Completions Continue Decline Toward Pre-Crisis Levels
DS News | May 12, 2015


May 14, 2015
Home Buying Isn't As Easy As It Looks
Forbes | May 13, 2015


May 13, 2015
CFPB's Cordray Confident New Mortgage Disclosures Won't Be Disruptive
National Mortgage News | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
Fed’s Biggest Fears Don’t Materialize in Overhaul Legislation, Yet
The Wall Street Journal | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
Study Shows Millennials Pose Less Credit Risk than Gen Xers or Boomers
The M Report | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
DocMagic Surpasses 100 Million Mortgage E-signature Transactions
HousingWire | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
This Capital Economics Chart Shows the Mortgage-lending Turnaround
HousingWire | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
Foreclosures Plunge 65% From Peak
Realtor Mag | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
MBA: It Keeps Getting Easier to Get a Mortgage
HousingWire | May 12, 2015


May 13, 2015
Signature Keeping Man from Opening New Business
KRGV Channel 5 | May 11, 2015


May 13, 2015
Republican Bill Targets Post-crisis Fed, Bank Rules as Democrats Resist
Reuters | May 12, 2015


May 12, 2015
Senate Bank Chair Weighs Sweeping GSE, Mortgage Lending Overhaul
HousingWire | May 8, 2015


May 12, 2015
Dodd-Frank Reform, TILA-RESPA Dominate House Hearings


May 12, 2015
Rapid Home Price Growth Could Soften Sales
Inman News | May 11, 2015


May 12, 2015
CFPB Sues Loan Administrator Over Deceptive Marketing
Reuters | May 11, 2015


May 12, 2015
CFPB Issues Guidance on Fair Lending Practices
The Hill | May 11, 2015


May 12, 2015
NAR: 5 Most and Least Expensive Metros in 2015
HousingWire | May 11, 2015


May 12, 2015
Understanding the Difference Between Lender’s Title Policy and Owner’s Title Policy
Inman News | May 11, 2015


May 12, 2015
5 Unusual Ways to Increase Social Media Engagement
Forbes | May 6, 2015


May 12, 2015
Home Prices Increase in 85% of U.S. Cities, Realtors Say
Bloomberg | May 11, 2015


May 12, 2015
A Housing Recovery Built to Last?
BloombergView | May 11, 2015


May 11, 2015
TRID Regs Even Trickier for Wholesalers, Brokers
Origination News | May 5, 2015


May 11, 2015
Housing Regulator Extends Mortgage Modification Programs Through 2016
The Wall Street Journal | May 8, 2015


May 11, 2015
U.S. Economy May Reach Job Market Nirvana in Next Six Months
The Wall Street Journal | May 8, 2015


May 11, 2015
Jobless Claims in U.S. Hover Near Lowest Levels in 15 Years
Bloomberg | May 7, 2015


May 11, 2015
The Identity Underworld: How Criminals Sell Your Data on the Dark Web
Christian Science Monitor | May 6, 2015


May 11, 2015
Stronger Economy Should Attract Buyers
Realtor Mag | May 8, 2015


May 11, 2015
Study: Home Ownership Linked to Happiness
Realtor Mag | May 8, 2015


May 11, 2015
Fannie Mae Dropping Mortgage Modification Interest Rate
HousingWire | May 8, 2015


May 11, 2015
How the Housing Crisis Left Us More Racially Segregated
The Washington Post | May 8, 2015


May 11, 2015
Why Homebuyers Face a Tough Spring
ABC News | May 11, 2015


May 8, 2015
How Community Banks Can Seize Opportunity in the Mortgage Market
National Mortgage News | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
Are Rising Home Prices Leading to Greater Inequality?
The Wall Street Journal | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
As Millennials Reach Parenthood, Fund Managers Bet on ‘Burbs
Reuters | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
Housing Flips Slip to Lowest Level in Years
Realtor Mag | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
Will Someone Please Put Fannie and Freddie Out of Their Misery?
Reuters | May 6, 2015


May 8, 2015
Mortgage Rates Rise to Highest Level of the Year so Far
Los Angeles Times | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
Colorado Title Insurance Commission Bill Could Shake Up State’s Real Estate Market
Inman News | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
March Home Prices Rise Nearly Six Percent Annually
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | May 7, 2015


May 8, 2015
'Scarface' Home’s Asking Price Is Slashed 49%
The Wall Street Journal | May 7, 2015


May 7, 2015
Dodd-Frank Rules Could Shave $895 Billion Off Economic Growth Over a Decade, Think Tank Says
The Wall Street Journal | May 6, 2015


May 7, 2015
Weekly Mortgage Applications Drop 4.6% on Higher Rates
CNBC | May 6, 2015


May 7, 2015
FAA Studies Drones Flying Over Urban Areas
USA Today | May 6, 2015


May 7, 2015
Housing Market Continues Gradual Move Toward Recovery
DS News | May 6, 2015


May 7, 2015
Senate Passes GOP Budget
USA Today | May 5, 2015


May 7, 2015
Pavaso Offering Quicker Transition to E-closing Solution
HousingWire | May 6, 2015


May 7, 2015
3 in 10 Americans Looking to Buy
Realtor Mag | May 6, 2015


May 7, 2015
6 Mistakes and Tips for First-time Homebuyers to Avoid
Inman News | May


May 7, 2015
MBA: Mortgage Delinquencies and Foreclosures Drop in 1Q
HousingWire | May 6, 2015


May 6, 2015
Interthinx: Mortgage Fraud Risk Rose in 4Q14
HousingWire | May 5, 2015


May 6, 2015
Moody’s: Stopping Eminent Domain Seizures of Underwater Mortgages a Credit Positive
HousingWire | May 5, 2015


May 6, 2015
Home Prices Jump Nearly 6% in March: CoreLogic
HousingWire | May 5, 2015


May 6, 2015
CFPB Report Finds 26 Million American Adults Have No Credit History
DS News | May 5, 2015


May 6, 2015
Raises for Fannie, Freddie CEOs Draw Attacks From White House
Bloomberg | May 5, 2015


May 6, 2015
The Recovery is Stalling Out Again. Is the Economy Actually in … a Recession?
The Washington Post | May 5, 2015


May 6, 2015
This Is How Much It Costs to Live Next Door to Warren Buffett
TIME | May 1, 2015


May 6, 2015
Microsoft Announces New Cybersecurity Tools
The Hill | May 5, 2015


May 5, 2015
Fed: Loan Demand Surges as Standards Ease Heading into Spring
Realtor Mag | April 4, 2015


May 5, 2015
Commercial, Multifamily Mortgage Originations Jump 49% in Q1
HousingWire | May 4, 2015


May 5, 2015
It’s Becoming Increasingly Hard to get a Loan in the Deep South
The Washington Post | May 4, 2015


May 5, 2015
U.S. Top Court Rules Against Homeowner Over Bankruptcy Appeal
Reuters | May 4, 2015


May 5, 2015
Top 10 Cities for Families
Realtor Mag | May 4, 2015


May 5, 2015
The Driving Factor in Home Values: Public Schools
Inman News | May 4, 2015


May 5, 2015
FHFA’s Conservatorship of GSEs Has No Clear End, Ratings Company Says
The M Report | May 4, 2015


May 4, 2015
Just How Much Did the Recession Make 20-Somethings Delay Children?
The Wall Street Journal | April 28, 2015


May 4, 2015
Six Housing Agencies Issue Final Rule for AMCs
HousingWire | April 30, 2015


May 4, 2015
U.S. Court Rejects Challenge to Consumer Protection Agency Authority
Reuters | May 1, 2015


May 4, 2015
Title Company CEO Chronicles Nepal Quake from Everest Base Camp


May 4, 2015
Freddie Mac: Refinance Activity Boosts in First Quarter
The M Report | May 1, 2015


May 4, 2015
1 in 4 Renters Use Half Their Pay for Housing Costs
USA Today | May 3, 2015


May 4, 2015
GSEs Would Need Up To $157 Billion Bailout in Economic Downturn
DS News | April 30, 2015


May 1, 2015
Survey: TILA-RESPA Impact Riles Most Mortgage Bankers
HousingWire | April 30, 2015


May 1, 2015
FHA Extends Single-Family Handbook Effective Date to Sept. 14
MBA Newslink | May 1, 2015


May 1, 2015
Why New Homes Have Become More Expensive: They’re Much Bigger
The Wall Street Journal | April 28, 2015


May 1, 2015
Mortgage Rates Pushed Up by Mixed Economic Reports
The Washington Post | April 30, 2015


May 1, 2015
Survey: TILA-RESPA Impact Riles Most Mortgage Bankers
HousingWire | April 30, 2015


May 1, 2015
More Buyers Than Usual Enter Spring Market
Realtor Mag | April 30, 2015


May 1, 2015
6 Often-overlooked Costs of Home Ownership
Realtor Mag | April 30, 2015


May 1, 2015
Fed Decides Against Interest Rate Hike
The M Report | April 30, 2015


April 30, 2015
Boomerang Buyers: Recovery or Bubble Repeat?
Inman News | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
Sen. Shelby Presses Democrats on Bill Aiding Smaller Banks
The Wall Street Journal | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
Pending US Home Sales Increase in March
ABC News | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
Recession Not Over yet for Retailers, Other Small Businesses
ABC News | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
It Just Got Tougher To Get A Reverse Mortgage
Chicago Tribune | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
U.S. Home Ownership Dips, But Household Formation Rises
Reuters | April 28, 2015


April 30, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
Young Adults Going for Jumbo Loans
The Wall Street Journal | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
CBRE First-quarter Profit Climbs 37%
Los Angeles Times | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
Former CFPB Senior Counsel Richard Andrew Arculin Joins Venable LLP
HousingWire | April 29, 2015


April 30, 2015
Regulator Targets Kickbacks in Mortgage Industry
CBS MoneyWatch | April 29, 2015


April 29, 2015
Federal Mortgage Agency Says More Needed to Police Nonbank Lenders
The Wall Street Journal | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
Eight Promise Zone Communities Selected
HousingWire | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
Housing Analysts Bet on 2016 as Standout Year
Realtor Mag | April 27, 2015


April 29, 2015
Case-Shiller Home Price Index Climbs
The Wall Street Journal | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
Is The Government Suing Banks Out Of The Mortgage Market?
The Wall Street Journal | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
FHFA: Mortgage Interest Rates Slightly Rise in March
HousingWire | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
The New Price of Luxury: $40 Million
The Wall Street Journal | April 23, 2015


April 29, 2015
You Can't Fix the Mortgage Market From Here
U.S. News & World Report | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
The Ten Commandments of Email Marketing
Inman News | April 28, 2015


April 29, 2015
Why Online Lending Will Take Off With Small Business Owners
Fortune | April 28, 2015


April 28, 2015
Business Bid to Curb Consumer Suits Gets U.S. High Court Look
Finance & Commerce | April 27, 2015


April 28, 2015
Five Ways to Avoid Marketing Compliance Violations
HousingWire | April 27, 2015


April 28, 2015
WordPress Under Attack as Double Zero-Day Trouble Lands
Forbes | April 27, 2015


April 28, 2015
A Mortgage Company that Crashed to Pennies During the Crisis as Come Back from the Dead
Bloomberg | April 24, 2015


April 28, 2015
Gallup: Americans not as Optimistic About Homeownership
HousingWire | April 27, 2015


April 28, 2015
Builders' Top 8 Housing Gripes
Realtor Mag | April 27, 2015


April 28, 2015
Home Prices Up 4 Percent from Last Year
The M Report | April 27, 2015


April 28, 2015
The Story of Why People Haven’t been Buying Homes: Fear of Rejection
Inman News | April 27, 2015


April 27, 2015
HUD Puts In New Protections For Struggling Homeowners
The Wall Street Journal | April 24, 2015


April 27, 2015
Senator Grassley Questions Appointment Of New FHA Head
The Wall Street Journal | April 24, 2015


April 27, 2015
Cash-out Refinancing Making Comeback as Home Equity Rises
Los Angeles Times | April 26, 2015


April 27, 2015
Purchase Applications by Loan Size
HousingWire | April 24, 2015


April 27, 2015
6 Secrets to Dealing with Regulations for Mortgage Servicers
HousingWire | April 23, 2015


April 27, 2015
'Underwater' Homes Inch Up in First Quarter
Realtor Mag | April 24, 2015


April 27, 2015
Consumers Show Shift in Home Ownership
Realtor Mag | April 24, 2015


April 27, 2015
RE/MAX CEO: Agents Confident of Strong Spring Season
Bloomberg | April 23, 2015


April 27, 2015
Bank of America Appeals $1.27 Billion 'Hustle' Penalty
The M Report | April 24, 2015


April 24, 2015
FHFA Reiterates Vow to Protect GSE-Backed Loans From ‘Super-Priority’ Liens
DS News | April 22, 2015


April 24, 2015
New Mexico Residents Protest Valuations Amid Road Dispute
The Santa Fe New Mexican | April 23, 2015


April 24, 2015
Sales of U.S. New Homes Fell in March from Seven-Year High
Bloomberg | April 23, 2015


April 24, 2015
Mortgage Rates Hovering Near All-time Lows
The Washington Post | April 23, 2015


April 24, 2015
Colorado Senate Committee OKs Bill to Boost Oversight of Title Firms


April 24, 2015
Hispanics Eye Larger Share of Market
Realtor Mag | April 22, 2015


April 24, 2015
In Texas, Home Buyers Go Jumbo
The Wall Street Journal | April 23, 2015


April 24, 2015
Mortgages for Millennials: Young Buyers Finally Saying ‘YOLO’
Inman News | April 22, 2015


April 24, 2015
New-home Sales Collapse in March
USA Today | April 23, 2015


April 24, 2015
The Do’s and Don’ts of Posting Content Online
Inman News | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
House Passes ALTA-supported Cybersecurity Bill
The New York Times | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
Backlog Forces CFPB to Slow Down New Investigations
American Banker | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
Battle Over CFPB Funding Erupts Anew in House
American Banker | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
Why Tax Reform is Going to be Really Hard
The Washington Post | April 20, 2015


April 23, 2015
Existing Home Sales Explode as Spring Homebuying Season Officially Arrives
HousingWire | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
Mortgage Applications Rise 2.3%, Led by Homebuyers
CNBC | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
Leaving Consumers High and Dry
U.S. News & World Report | April 21, 2015


April 23, 2015
Over 60 Percent of Top 100 U.S. Housing Markets Improving
CNN Money | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
Black Knight: March Foreclosure Starts Skyrocket 18% from February
HousingWire | April 22, 2015


April 23, 2015
These Charts Will Tell You Where the Housing Market Is Headed This Year
Bloomberg | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
Low-Cost Housing Demand Boosts Mobile-Home Park Operators
The Wall Street Journal | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
Treasury Department: Fannie, Freddie Bailout Wasn’t A Loan
The Wall Street Journal | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
Study: Formerly Distressed Homeowners Face Barriers to Re-Entering Market
MBA NewsLink | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
Report: Wells Fargo in Talks to Buy GE Commercial Lending Unit
USA Today | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
CFPB and FTC Fine Green Tree $63 Million for 'Mistreating Borrowers'
HousingWire| April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
Servicemembers Win $3.1M Relief Over Hidden Fees
USA Today | April 20, 2015


April 22, 2015
Obama Threatens to Veto Bill Over Funding for U.S. Consumer Watchdog
Reuters | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
1.5M Buyers Are Coming Back
Realtor Mag | April 21, 2015


April 22, 2015
Start-Ups Lenda, SoFi Reconfigure Mortgage Refinancing
Nerdwallet | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
New, Simpler Mortgage Disclosure Forms Could Delay Closings
Realtor.com | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
Is Your Site Mobile Friendly?
Realtor Mag | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
Quicken Loans Lawsuit Accuses HUD and Justice Department of Coercion
The M Report | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
Q1 Foreclosure Activity Drops to Eight-Year Quarterly Low
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
The Drought’s Latest Victim Out West Is the Housing Market
Bloomberg | April 16, 2015


April 21, 2015
What Fannie Mae’s and Freddie Mac’s Fee Changes Mean To Borrowers
The Wall Street Journal | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
George Lucas Wants to Build Affordable Housing on His Land Because 'We’ve Got Enough Millionnaires'
The Washington Post | April 16, 2015


April 21, 2015
Financial Crisis Cases Sputter to an End
The New York Times | April 20, 2015


April 21, 2015
Fannie Mae Integrates Collateral Underwriter with Desktop Underwriter
HousingWire | April 20, 2015


April 20, 2015
Freddie and Fannie to Lower Some Fees
The New York Times | April 15, 2015


April 20, 2015
Why is Housing Inventory So Low?
Inman News | April 19, 2015


April 20, 2015
Many Credit Unions Offer Tempting Mortgage Deals
Los Angeles Times | April 19, 2015


April 20, 2015
Massachusetts Court Rules in Favor of MERS
DS News | April 17, 2014


April 20, 2015
Lack of Equity Drags Down Existing Home Sales
HousingWire | April 17, 2015


April 20, 2015
NAR to Congress: Ease Up on Mortgage Credit
Realtor Mag | April 17, 2015


April 20, 2015
Ways to Give Your House Away
The Wall Street Journal | April 17, 2015


April 20, 2015
Come August, There will be a New Roadblock to Closing a Deal on a House
Inman News | April 18, 2015


April 20, 2015
Mel Watt’s Taxpayer Guarantee
The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2015


April 20, 2015
The 6 Most Expensive Homes in Sports
The Real Deal | April 19, 2015


April 17, 2015
Take A Broader View to Better Understand the New-Home Market
The Wall Street Journal | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
Average U.S. Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Edges up to 3.67 Percent
ABC News | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
CFPB Sets Rules For Housing Counseling Lists
Realtor Mag | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
Hottest Single-Family Markets
Realtor Mag | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
Here’s How Housing Market Corrections Drag on GDP
HousingWire | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
Small, Community Mortgage Lenders to Congress: Give Us a Break
Inman News | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
The (Slow) Rise of Real Estate Tech
Inman News | April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015
Sen. Warren Criticizes Financial Regulators for Weak Penalties
The Wall Street Journal | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
Survey Says: Mortgage Lenders Woefully Underprepared for TILA-RESPA
HousingWire | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
Mortgage Lending and Finance Industry Get Boost in Housing Regulatory Reform Bills
HousingWire | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
U.S. Foreclosure Inventory Drops Nearly 30 Percent Year-Over-Year in February
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | April 14, 2015


April 16, 2015
Man Discovers Property Has Multiple Owners
KRGV Rio Grande Valley | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
We Need Reform that will Protect 30-year Mortgage, Taxpayers
The Hill | April 14, 2015


April 16, 2015
Impending FHA Guidelines Propel Reverse Mortgage Industry Forward
National Mortgage News | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
Here's Proof Homebuilders are Betting on a Pickup in the Housing Market
Bloomberg | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
Freddie and Fannie to Lower Some Fees
The New York Times | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
Fannie Mae Offers Homebuyer Education, Closing Cost Discount
Inman News | April 15, 2015


April 16, 2015
How to Drive Traffic to Your Real Estate Website
Inman News | April 15, 2015


April 15, 2015
Fannie Mae Launches Program to Assist First-Time Buyers With Closing Costs
The M Report | April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015
Salary Advantage Goes to Children of Homeowners
The Wall Street Journal | April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015
Financial Reform is Working, Kind Of: GE Doesn’t Want to be a Bank Anymore
The Washington Post | April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015
Wells Fargo’s CFO Opens Up on GE Deal
The Wall Street Journal | April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015
LandAmerica Settles $5 Million Benefit Plan Case


April 15, 2015
Foreclosures Plunge 67% From Peak
DS News | April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015
Houses Passes Mortgage Choice Act of 2015 by 286-140
HousingWire | April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015
Best Places to Score Deals on Fixer-Uppers
Realtor Mag | April 14, 2015


April 14, 2015
Simplifying Mortgage Disclosure Forms
The New York Times | April 10, 2015


April 14, 2015
Racing to Buy Homes Sight Unseen
The Wall Street Journal | April 13, 2015


April 14, 2015
ALTA Member Talks About the Closing Process, TRID on NAR Radio Show


April 14, 2015
Fannie Mae Encourages New Mortgage Borrowers to Shop Around
The M Report | April 13, 2015


April 14, 2015
Fed Seeks Input on Proposed Interest Rate Changes
The M Report | April 13, 2015


April 14, 2015
Based on Recent Signs, Analysts Still Hold High Hopes for Housing Recovery in 2015
DS News | April 13, 2015


April 14, 2015
New Home Loan Applications in U.S. Spike 17 Percent in March
World Property Journal | April 13, 2015


April 14, 2015
House Passes Lending Reform Bills
The Hill | April 13, 2015


April 14, 2015
10 Terms of Mortgage Industry Lingo for Potential Homeowners to Learn
Main Street | April 13, 2015


April 13, 2015
U.S. Congressman Proposes Common Sense Housing Investment Act
The M Report | April 9, 2015


April 13, 2015
More Cities Post March Homes-Sales Gains
The Wall Street Journal | April 10, 2015


April 13, 2015
Whistleblower Alleges Zillow is Stealing Listing Data from Agent Websites
HousingWire | April 10, 2015


April 13, 2015
After Foreclosures, Home Buyers Are Back
Realtor Mag | April 10, 2015


April 13, 2015
The Underappreciated Impact of Dodd-Frank: The Rise of Federal and State Regulatory Cooperation
DS News | April 9, 2015


April 13, 2015
Three Changes That Need to Happen to CFPB’s New Mortgage Toolkit
Mortgage Professional America | April 9, 2015


April 13, 2015
Lawmakers Ask CFPB to Delay Enforcement of TILA-RESPA
DS News | April 11, 2015


April 13, 2015
Lenders Will Begin Asking Title Insurance Agents About Data Security
LOMAP Massachusetts | April 11, 2015


April 13, 2015
Applying for Reverse Mortgages Will Get Tougher
Los Angeles Times | April 11, 2015


April 12, 2015
Real Estate Likely to Ride a 3-Year Wave
Realtor Mag | April 10, 2015


April 10, 2015
CFPB Fines Mortgage Lender $250K for Claiming Government Affiliation in Ads
HousingWire | April 9, 2015


April 10, 2015
Fed Officials Say June Rate Hike Still in Play, Hinges on Data
Reuters | April 9, 2015


April 10, 2015
MBA: New Home Purchases Jump 17% in March
HousingWire | April 9, 2015


April 10, 2015
Banks Face New Cybersecurity Rules for Vendors
USA Today | April 9, 2015


April 10, 2015
Mortgage Rates Pushed Down by Disappointing Jobs Report
The Washington Post | April 9, 2015


April 10, 2015
Window is Rapidly Closing to Get Hassle-free Reverse Mortgage
The Washington Post | April 9, 2015


April 10, 2015
Commercial Property Lending Reached $400 Billion in 2014: MBA
The Wall Street Journal | April 8, 2015


April 10, 2015
Last Minute Tax Advice for the Self-Employed
Fox Business | April 3, 2015


April 9, 2015
Regulatory Blue Pencil: CFPB Guidance, Enforcement Actions Signal Expanding Focus on Vendor Management
JD Supra | April 8, 2015


April 9, 2015
Title Insurance Protects Your Biggest Investment for Not a Lot of Cost
The Washington Post | April 8, 2015


April 9, 2015
Zillow: Homebuying Pays Off Quickly
HousingWire | April 8, 2015


April 9, 2015
Fannie Mae Uncorks First Sale of Delinquent Loans
The Wall Street Journal | April 8, 2015


April 9, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Rise in Latest Week
Reuters | April 8, 2015


April 9, 2015
New Minutes Show Federal Reserve Sticking to a Gradual Approach on Rates
The Washington Post | April 8, 2015


April 9, 2015
Threat to Housing Confidence Emerging
Realtor Mag | April 8, 2015


April 8, 2015
Commercial Property Values Now 14% Above 2007 Peak: Report
The Wall Street Journal | April 6, 2015


April 8, 2015
Navy Federal Tops $1B in Monthly Mortgage Activity
Mortgage Professional America | April 6, 2015


April 8, 2015
MBA: Independent Mortgage Bank Profits Drop in 4th Quarter
Mortgage Bankers Association | April 7, 2015


April 8, 2015
Mortgage Credit Availability Creeps Up in March
HousingWire | April 7, 2015


April 8, 2015
California Drought Tests History of Endless Growth
The New York Times | April 4, 2015


April 8, 2015
A Cost-Saving Move for 7.1M Owners
Realtor Mag | April 7, 2015


April 8, 2015
Home Price Values Still on the Rise Nationally
The M Report | April 7, 2015


April 8, 2015
Realogy’s NRT Acquires Coldwell Banker United, Realtors
HousingWire | April 8, 2015


April 8, 2015
Tax Tips: How to Maximize Small Business Deductions
CPA Advisor | April 7, 2015


April 7, 2015
10 States With Highest Property Taxes
HousingWire | April 6, 2015


April 7, 2015
Report: Short Sales, REO Experience Largest Increase in Three Years
DS News | April 6, 2015


April 7, 2015
What You Need to Know About CFPB's Mortgage Shopping Toolkit
HousingWire | April 6, 2015


April 7, 2015
Tech Tip: 6 Easy Steps to Undo a Sent Email in Gmail
Inman News | April 6, 2015


April 7, 2015
The Top 10 Features for New Homes
Realtor Mag | April 6, 2015


April 7, 2015
Fed's Dudley: Rate Hikes' Pace Tied to Markets
USA Today | April 6, 2015


April 7, 2015
Banks Cede FHA Market Share to Thinly Capitalized Nonbanks
National Mortgage News | April 6, 2015


April 6, 2015
Mortgage Disclosure Training Heats Up as Deadline for Changes Nears
National Mortgage News | April 3, 2015


April 6, 2015
It Will Take a Village to Close a Mortgage in 2015
Inman News | April 3, 2015


April 6, 2015
Black Knight and Five Star Release Study on CFPB Consumer Complaints
The M Report | April 3, 2015


April 6, 2015
Vice President Biden to Speak at Housing Affordability Conference
The M Report | April 3, 2015


April 6, 2015
U.S. Economy Gained 126,000 Jobs in March, an Abrupt Slowdown in Hiring
The Washington Post | April 3, 2015


April 6, 2015
An Alternative to HELOCs: Financing Tied to Future Home Appreciation
Los Angeles Times | April 5, 2015


April 6, 2015
Clash Brews Over 'Pop-Up' Homes
The Washington Post | March 30, 2015


April 6, 2015
HUD Seeks to Educate Public on Fair Housing
Realtor Mag | April 3, 2015


April 6, 2015
GSEs Making Push to Clear NPLs From Portfolios, Help Borrowers With Loss Mitigation
DS News | April 3, 2015


April 3, 2015
Complaints Start Rolling In for CFPB's Mortgage Shopping Toolkit
National Mortgage News | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
Mortgage Rates Hold Steady
The Washington Post | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
Federal Flood Insurance Premiums for Homeowners Rise
The New York Times | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
Fannie Mae to Begin Auctioning Defaulted Home Loans to Investors
Bloomberg | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
Study Reveals Housing Market To Be At Its ‘Healthiest’ Level Since 2001
DS news | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
HUD Secretary: FHA is Exploring Alternative Credit Scoring for Mortgage Borrowers
HousingWire | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
Industry Hears Call for Credit Scoring Changes
Realtor Mag | April 2, 2015


April 3, 2015
Vacation-Home Sales Hit High
The Wall Street Journal | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
A Step in the Right Direction for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Shareholders
The Motley Fool | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Sen. Crapo: Dodd-Frank, CFPB Rules Must be Included in 10-Year Regulatory Review
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | April 2, 2015


April 2, 2015
Office Markets in Tech-Heavy Cities Lead 2015 Pack
The Wall Street Journal | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Mortgage Applications Surge on Spring Demand
CNBC | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Ninth Circuit Appellate Court upholds MERS ruling
HousingWire | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
FHA to Take Mortgage Appraisals Online in 2016
The M Report | April 2, 2015


April 2, 2015
Market is Healthiest in Years, New Index Says
Realtor Mag | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
The Dark Side of Rising Home Prices
Inman News | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Mortgage Industry Embraces New CFPB Mortgage Toolkit
HousingWire | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Ellie Mae's Platform Ready For New CFPB Integrated Disclosures
MortgageOrb | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Avoiding RESPA Kickback Violations in the Social Media Age
HousingWire | April 1, 2015


April 2, 2015
Mortgage Technology Will Be Ready to Address TRID
HousingWire


April 2, 2015
U.S. Regulators Struggle in Effort to Tackle Shadow Banking
Reuters | April 1, 2015


April 1, 2015
CFPB Releases 'Know Before You Owe' Shopping Toolkit
HousingWire | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
Don't Ignore Boomerang Buyers
Realtor Mag | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
HELOCs Increase 15.8 Percent Year-Over-Year
The M Report | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
Edward Golding Is White House's Top Pick To Head FHA
MortgageOrb | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
Ex-Fannie Mae CEO Testifies in $1 Billion Mortgage Trial of Nomura, RBS
Reuters | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
Home-Price Growth Moderates, but Affordability Still Faces Headwinds
Forbes | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
This New Indicator Shows There's No Bubble Forming in U.S. Housing
Bloomberg | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
Priced Out: New Housing Froth Discourages Buyers
CNBC | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
Independent Mortgage Banks’ Profits in 4th Quarter 2014 Down from Previous Quarter
MBA | March 31, 2015


April 1, 2015
FHA To Take Reverse Mortgage Appraisals Online In 2016
Reverse Mortgage Daily | March 31, 2015


March 31, 2015
Pending Home Sales Jump 3.1% in February
Los Angeles Times | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Second Mortgages and Home Equity Lines of Credit Threaten Housing Recovery
Inman News | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
More Than One-third of America Holds No Emergency Savings
HousingWire | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Free Social Media Tools to Grow Your Real Estate Business
Inman News | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Mortgage Brokers: Update Your Stump Speech on Mortgage Lending, Mr. President
HousingWire | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Vacation Equation: Financing a Second Home
The Wall Street Journal | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Hispanic Home Ownership Rate Stalls
Realtor Mag | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Bernanke Starts Blogging and Immediately Goes After his Critics
Bloomberg | March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015
Supreme Court Takes Second Look at Second Liens
National Mortgage News | March 30, 2015


March 30, 2015
Legislation to Make CFPB, Dodd-Frank Subject to 10 Year Review
The M Report | March 27, 2015


March 30, 2015
Bill Seeks to Create Fannie, Freddie Escrow Account
The M Report | March 27, 2015


March 30, 2015
Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock Expires
The New York Times | March 28, 2015


March 30, 2015
Emerging Housing Markets Keep Pace in 2015
USA Today | March 28, 2015


March 30, 2015
Crowdfunding House Flippers: Risks and Rewards
CNBC | March 26, 2015


March 30, 2015
Bureau Invites Consumers to Post Details of Bad Mortgage Experiences
Los Angeles Times | March


March 30, 2015
The Latest Federal Reserve Data Proves It’s Still Too Hard to Get a Mortgage
HousingWire | March 26, 2015


March 30, 2015
OCC: Delinquencies Down, Mortgage Performance Up for Eight National Banks
DS News | March 29, 2015


March 30, 2015
Black Knight: Home Prices Essentially Flat in January
HousingWire | March 29, 2015


March 30, 2015
10 Home Upgrades That May Not Be Worth It
Credit.com News | March 29, 20115


March 27, 2015
Former Freddie Mac Executive Tapped to Head FHA
HousingWire | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
Freddie: Frozen Housing Markets Thawing
Realtor Mag| March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Rates Fall With 30-Year Average at 3.69%
Bloomberg | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
New York Fed Says Path for GSE Reform ‘Does Not Look Promising’
DS News | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
Shaky Housing Market About to Get Even Shakier
HousingWire | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
Watt Pursues Fannie-Freddie Overhaul Blocked by Senator
Bloomberg | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
Top 20 For-Sale-By-Owner Markets
HousingWire | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
U.S. Home Prices Are Surging 13 Times Faster Than Wages
Bloomberg | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
March Madness: The Sweet 16 of Real Estate Brackets
Inman News | March 26, 2015


March 27, 2015
House Panel Advances Dodd-Frank Tweaks
The Hill | March 26, 2015


March 26, 2015
Piano Industry Revives as Housing Market Recovers
Chicago Tribune | March 23, 2015


March 26, 2015
CFPB: No Concrete Plans to Extend TRID
HousingWire | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
Mortgage Apps See Near 10 Percent Weekly Rise
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
Freddie Mac: Here Are the 5 Top Improving Metro Markets for Housing
HousingWire | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
Senate’s Shelby Signals Fannie-Freddie Fix Unlikely This Year
Bloomberg | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
Can the Court Rescue Drowning Homeowners?
Bloomberg | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
House Marking Up Key Mortgage, Regulatory Reform Bills
HousingWire | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
House Approves GOP Budget
The Hill | March 25, 2015


March 26, 2015
The Low End of the New Home Market Is Starting to Get Hot [video]
Bloomberg | March 25, 2015


March 25, 2015
Foreclosure Probe Digging Deeper into Title Work Done on Cases
The Denver Post | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
How the Home-Office Deduction Works With the Mortgage-Interest Deduction
The Motley Fool | March 22, 2015


March 25, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Hears Opening Arguments in ‘Stripping Off’ Mortgage Cases
Forbes | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
U.S. New Home Sales Reach Highest Level in Seven Years
USA Today | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Here's the Backstory on the Big Bounce in New Home Sales
CNBC | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Mortgage Amounts Rising More Quickly Than Home Prices,
The New York Times | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Millennials Leaning on Parents to Fund Home Purchases
HousingWire | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Is There a Bearish Case on Spring’s New-Home Sales?
The Wall Street Journal | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Home Prices Surge to Fastest Pace in Year
Realtor Mag | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Tipping point for Fannie & Freddie
NBC News | March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015
Former Fannie Mae CEO Claims SEC Failed to Prove Accusations of Subprime Lending Fraud
DS News | March 23, 2015


March 25, 2015
How Your Disposable Income Compares to Other People’s Around the World
The Washington Post | March 24, 2015


March 24, 2015
U.S. Home Sales Perking Up, but for How Long?
Los Angeles Times | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
Leased Solar Panels Can Complicate – or Kill – a Home Sale
Los Angeles Times | March 22, 2015


March 24, 2015
Supply-Oriented Concerns Top Builders’ Lists in 2015
Builder | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
Fannie Mae: Multifamily Gains Boost Housing
HousingWire | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
Access to Credit Still Biggest Hurdle for Millennials to Enter Real Estate Market
Inman News | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
The Definitive Guide to Whether or not a Robot Will Take Your Job
The Washington Post | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
Yale Law School Files Amicus Brief in ‘Stripping Off’ Mortgage Case Headed to U.S. Supreme Court
DS News | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
U.S. Senator: CFPB is Rogue Agency Dishing Out Malicious Financial Policy
HousingWire | March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015
The Government Will Publish Your Banking Nightmare Story
Time | March 23, 2015


March 23, 2015
Senate Amendment Targets 'Rogue' CFPB
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | March 23, 2015


March 23, 2015
The Cities Where Houses are Suddenly Going Underwater
The Washington Post | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
CFPB Plows Ahead with Public Consumer Complaint Database
HousingWire | October 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
House Democrats Introduce Legislation to Reform Housing Refinance System
HousingWire | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
Cities See Rise in Underwater Owners
The Wall Street Journal | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
Popular Destinations for Second Homes and How to Leverage the Intel
Inman News | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
Foreclosure Rates Near a ‘Significant Milestone’
Realtor Mag | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
What You Need to Earn to Buy in 10 Cities
Realtor Mag | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
Freddie Mac Selling $1 Billion of Loans in Largest Deal
Bloomberg | March 20, 2015


March 23, 2015
11 Great Ideas for Your Tax Refund
The Motley Fool | March 18, 2015


March 23, 2015
New Real Estate Realities and Where Deals Are
USA Today | March 20, 2015


March 20, 2015
Details of Consumers’ Financial Complaints to Go Public
The Wall Street Journal | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
Housing Groups: G-fees Aren't for Unrelated Federal Spending
HousingWire | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
5 Things Lennar’s Results Tell Us About the New-Home Market
The Wall Street Journal | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
New Data Reveals What Makes Customers "Click" On Email Campaigns
Forbes | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
Help Arrives as Integrated Disclosure Deadline Nears
insurancenewsnet.com | March 18, 2015


March 20, 2015
Why Age 61 Is Important to Real Estate
Realtor Mag | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Falls to 3.78%
USA Today | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
Zillow: Underwater Homeowners Sink Deeper Even as Home Values Rise
HousingWire | March 19, 2015


March 20, 2015
With HAMP Resets Looming, Fannie and Freddie Authorize Further Modifications
HousingWire | March 19, 2015


March 19, 2015
Freddie's 3% Down Payments Start Next Week
Realtor Mag | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
Why are Mortgage Lenders Optimistic in the First Quarter?
HousingWire | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
Microsoft Internet Explorer Is Dead as Windows 10 Makes Way for Project Spartan
ABC News | March 17, 2015


March 19, 2015
Mortgage Lenders Want Regulatory Relief
HousingWire | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
Credit-reporting Firms' Accuracy Push? Finally — But It's Still Not Enough
Los Angeles Times | March 16, 2015


March 19, 2015
What's an Average Down Payment?
Realtor Mag | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
First Take: Don't Bet on June Rate Hike
USA Today | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
Help Arrives as Integrated Disclosure Deadline Nears
Mortgage Daily | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | March 18, 2015


March 19, 2015
Good News For Female Entrepreneurs: Gender Gap In Lending Narrows, But It's Far From Gone
Forbes | March 16, 2015


March 18, 2015
Clarity Needed on New Rules for Real Estate Settlements
The Hill | March 17, 2015


March 18, 2015
Let Building Permits Tell Tale Of February Home Construction
The Wall Street Journal | March 17, 2015


March 18, 2015
Senators Fight Back Against Using Fannie, Freddie Fees to Cover Federal Spending
HousingWire | March 17, 2015


March 18, 2015
Lending Sustainably Will Help Future-Proof Businesses - And Make Banks Stronger, Too
Forbes | March 16, 2015


March 18, 2015
Facebook Announces a Payments Feature for Its Messenger App
The New York Times | March 18, 2015


March 18, 2015
JP Morgan to Buy $45 Billion Worth of Ocwen Servicing Rights
Bloomberg | March 17, 2015


March 18, 2015
Why Renters May Be in Trouble
Realtor Mag | March 17, 2015


March 18, 2015
Forecasting Firm Releases 2015 Mortgage Origination Forecast
The M Report | March 17, 2015


March 18, 2015
Average Monthly Electrical Bill by State
National Home Builders Association | March 12, 2015


March 18, 2015
Property Rights Battles Threaten to Further Slow California's Costly Bullet Train Project
Fox News | March 17, 2015


March 17, 2015
ALTA President, Former CFPB Executive Highlight Hot Spots in TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures
HousingWire | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
The Fed’s Getting Closer to Raising Rates
The Washington Post | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
Cleveland’s Rents Soar Ahead of Republican Convention,
CNN Money | March 13, 2015


March 17, 2015
Home-Builder Confidence Falls for Third Straight Month
CNBC | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
The Lucky 7 Best Neighborhoods for St. Patrick’s Day
HousingWire | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
Consumer Advocates Concerned Over Non-Borrowing Spouses Facing Foreclosure
DS News | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
The Federal Housing Administration, the Next Housing Crisis?
The Hill | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
Idaho Lawmakers OK Bill Banning Use of Eminent Domain by Cities
Idaho Statesman | March 16, 2015


March 17, 2015
Senate Panel Approves Controversial Cybersecurity Bill
CNET | March 12, 2015


March 17, 2015
The House that Haunts Rubio: Presidential Hopeful Can't Unload Nightmare Home
Fox News Latino | March 16, 2015


March 16, 2015
Why There Won’t be a Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge This Year
HousingWire | March 13, 2015


March 16, 2015
The Social Media Platforms Small Business Owners Hate Most
Forbes | March 13, 2015


March 16, 2015
Yahoo’s Plan to Get Mail Users to Encrypt Their Email: Make it Simple
The Washington Post | March 13, 2015


March 16, 2015
FHFA’s Actions Increase Emphasis on Removing GSEs’ Non-Performing Loans
DS News | March 13, 2015


March 16, 2015
Trulia will Lose ListHub Data in April
Charlotte Business Journal | March 13, 2015


March 16, 2015
Getting the Right Mortgage
The Wall Street Journal | March 13, 2015


March 16, 2015
Stay or Go? The Aging Homeowner’s Dilemma
The Boston Globe | March 15, 2015


March 16, 2015
Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Still a Taxing Issue for Many Short Sellers
Los Angeles Times | March 15, 2015


March 16, 2015
A Shadow Banking Sector has Gotten 65 Times Larger
CNBC | March 15, 2015


March 15, 2015
Is Household Formation Set for a Rebound?
HousingWire | March 13, 2015


March 13, 2015
Move Over, Mall of America: Bigger Extravaganza Planned in Miami
The Wall Street Journal | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
Map: The Most Unique Job in Every State
The Washington Post | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
Mortgage Rates Resume Their Upward Climb
The Washington Post | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
The Next Killer Real Estate App Must Meld Technology with People Power
Inman News | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
Ditech Continues Retail Lending Growth
HousingWire | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
Congressman Exploring New Strategy to Amend Dodd-Frank Act
The M Report | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
Foreclosure Inventory Plunges 33%
Realtor Mag | March 12, 2015


March 13, 2015
Why You Need to Smarten Up on Smart Homes
Realtor Mag | March 12, 2015


March 12, 2015
Freddie Mac: 2015 Best Year for Home Sales in 8 Years
HousingWire | March 12, 2015


March 12, 2015
More Home Builders Say This Spring Smells Rosy
The Wall Street Journal | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
Consumer Optimism Toward the Economy Reaches New All-Time Survey High
Fannie Mae | March 9, 2015


March 12, 2015
Survey Finds Younger Buyers Taking Over
Realtor Mag | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
Mortgage Applications Drop as Interest Rates Rise Above 4%
HousingWire | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
The CFPB Identifies 6 Compliance Violation Trends
HousingWire | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
Major U.S. Banks Pass Fed Stress Test
Bloomberg | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
In Senate, Majority Changes Yield Changes of Heart on Filibusters
The Washington Post | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
Legislation to Extend Tax Relief to Distressed Homeowners Currently in House, Senate Committees
DS News | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
Understanding Millennial Homebuyers Through Snapchat
Inman News | March 12, 2015


March 12, 2015
Hammond Couple Sue Over 'Robosigning'
Chicago Tribune | March 11, 2015


March 12, 2015
U.S. Banks Pass Stress Tests, Some With an Asterisk
The New York Times | March 11, 2015


March 11, 2015
Why Owning a Home Is More Expensive Than You Think
U.S. News & World Report | March 10, 2015


March 11, 2015
Report: Foreclosure Rate in Judicial States More Than Triple That of Non-Judicial States
DS News | March 11, 2015


March 11, 2015
Treasury Urged to Scrutinize Foreign Real Estate Buyers for Money-Laundering Risk
The New York Times | March 10, 2015


March 11, 2015
Infographic: Inside the Mind of a Millennial Homebuyer
Inman News | March 10, 2015


March 11, 2015
How not to Interpret January’s Housing Data
The Hill | March 4, 2015


March 11, 2015
Bigger Mortgages Likelier to Go Into Foreclosure
The Wall Street Journal | March 5, 2015


March 11, 2015
Who Has the Highest Property Taxes?
Realtor Mag | March 10, 2015


March 11, 2015
Apartment Investors Turn to Suburbs After Crowding Cities
Bloomberg | March 5, 2015


March 11, 2015
Are First-Time Buyers Back?
U.S. News & World Report | March 10, 2015


March 11, 2015
Repeat Foreclosures Now Account for More Than Half of Total
Mortgage News Daily | March 9, 2015


March 11, 2015
Family Finances: What Mortgage Lenders are Looking For
Chicago Tribune | March 10, 2015


March 10, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Mortgage Bankers Eligible for Overtime Pay
M Report | March 9, 2015


March 10, 2015
20 Housing Markets That Are Heating Up
Realtor Mag | March 6, 2015


March 10, 2015
Home Equity Loans Face New Risk
CNBC | March 5, 2015


March 10, 2015
Second Tallest Skyscraper in U.S. Up for Sale


March 10, 2015
Fannie Mae Releases February 2015 National Housing Survey
M Report | March 9, 2015


March 10, 2015
Priced to Sell: A Game Plan for Setting Your Listing Price
Fox Business | March 9, 2015


March 10, 2015
TransUnion, Equifax and Experian Agree to Overhaul Credit Reporting Practices
The New York Times | March 9, 2015


March 10, 2015
FHA Mortgage Premiums Cost Borrowers Up to $12K More
HousingWire | March 9, 2015


March 10, 2015
U.S. Consumer Watchdog Warns on Arbitration, Could Issue New Rules
Reuters | March 10, 2015


March 10, 2015
CoreLogic: Cash Sales Drop to 35.5% of Home Sales
HousingWire | March 9, 2015


March 10, 2015
TILA-RESPA: Important Details You May Have Missed
HousingWire | March 9, 2015


March 9, 2015
Map: The Salary You Need to Buy a Home in 27 U.S. Cities
The Washington Post | March 8, 2015


March 9, 2015
Another Cyber Security Flaw Discovered
USA Today | March 7, 2015


March 9, 2015
#Fanniegate Goes Viral on Twitter
HousingWire | March 5, 2015


March 9, 2015
Why Are Developers Still Building Sprawl?
The Atlantic | February 26, 2015


March 9, 2015
Beige Book Reports Mixed Residential Real Estate Conditions
M Report | March 4, 2015


March 9, 2015
Office Demand Exceeding New Supply
The Wall Street Journal | March 3, 2015


March 9, 2015
Why Real Estate Marketing Needs to Drop the ‘Humblebrag’
Inman News | March 5, 2015


March 9, 2015
Can You Guess Which Bank Americans Are Most Loyal To?
The Motley Fool March 8, 2015


March 9, 2015
How to Finance Buying Your Next House
The Seattle Times | March 7, 2015


March 9, 2015
Mortgage Scammer Commits Fraud from Inside Jail Cell
HousingWire | March 6, 2015


March 6, 2015
FHFA Director Says HARP Can’t Last Forever
M Report | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
Massachusetts Court of Appeals Upholds MERS Rights
HousingWire | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
Big Banks Pass Muster in Latest Stress Tests
The New York Times | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
Fannie, Freddie Recapitalization Rejected
Street Insider | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
Mortgage Credit Availability Increases Slightly in February
MBA | March 4, 2015


March 6, 2015
Mortgage Rates Tick Down This Week
The Washington Post | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
The Most Affordable Town in Your State
Realtor Mag | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
Bigger Mortgages Likelier to Go Into Foreclosure
The Wall Street Journal | March 5, 2015


March 6, 2015
2009 Transcripts Reveal Fed Confronting a Chaotic Banking System
Los Angeles Times | March 4, 2015


March 6, 2015
You Can Buy Kurt Cobain’s Childhood Home for $100,000 Less Than the Previous Asking Price
Loudwire | March 5, 2015


March 5, 2015
Google Prepares to Launch Mortgage Comparison Tool
HousingWire | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
New CFPB Forms May Mislead Consumers, Complicate Lending
RisMedia | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
3,000-property Auction in New Orleans not Without Risks for Buyers, Experts Say
The Times-Picayune | March 3, 2015


March 5, 2015
CoreLogic: Home Prices Gain Nearly 6%
HousingWire | March 3, 2015


March 5, 2015
Start Preparing for Chinese Homebuyers, Investors
Inman News | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
U.S. Representative Plans Bill to Restructure CFPB Oversight
The Hill | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Rise in Latest Week
Reuters | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
2009 Transcripts Reveal Fed Confronting a Chaotic Banking System
The New York Times | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
Bidding Wars Brew Under Tight Supplies
Realtor Mag | March 4, 2015


March 5, 2015
Report: Citigroup Preparing to Pay $20 Million to Overlooked Victims of Foreclosure Violations
DS News | March 4, 2015


March 4, 2015
ALTA Warns New CFPB Forms Could Confuse Consumers
M Report | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
House Committee Grills Cordray on QM, Mortgage Regulations
HousingWire | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
JPMorgan Forks Over $50M in 'Robo-signing' Pact with DOJ
USA Today | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
U.S. Census Bureau Data Shows Drop In Homeownership
M Report | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
Real Estate Crowdfunding Seen Topping $2.5 Billion in ’15
Bloomberg | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
'Zombie' Homes Horrify Neighbors Trapped Next Door
ABC News | March 2, 2015


March 4, 2015
Builders Shy Away From Starter Homes
Realtor Mag | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
Supreme Court Begins to Hear an Affordable Care Act Case
The Washington Post | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
GOP Bill Would Overhaul Consumer Agency
The Hill | March 3, 2015


March 4, 2015
Distressed Home Sales, Foreclosure Inventory Decline Substantially
DS News | March 3, 2015


March 3, 2015
CFPB Director Cordray to Testify Today Before House Financial Services Committee
CFPB Monitor | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
FHFA Sets Rules for Sales of Delinquent Debt
Bloomberg | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
Pending Home Sales Surge to 18-Month High
Realtor Mag | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
Seniors Stuck, Can't Sell Home as They Battle State in Land Dispute
NewJersey.com | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
Bank of America Drops to 4th Place for Mortgage Originations
The Charlotte Observer | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
Survey: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Should Take On More Risk-Sharing Transactions
DS News | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
Watchdog Raises Red Flags on Ginnie Mae Financial Statements
The Wall Street Journal | February 27, 2015


March 3, 2015
Save at Settlement by Cutting Your Closing Costs
The Washington Post | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
The Tax Screwup That Can Destroy Your Credit
CNBC | March 2, 2015


March 3, 2015
This Dr. Seuss-inspired Home is Everything You Think It Would Be
HousingWire | March 2, 2015


March 2, 2015
8 Things Millennials Want—And Don’t Want—Show How Different They are From Their Parents
The Washington Post | February 28, 2015


March 2, 2015
U.S. New-Home Sizes Set Record Last Year
The Wall Street Journal | February 25, 2015


March 2, 2015
BNY Mellon and Amherst form New Real Estate Credit Company
HousingWire | February 27, 2015


March 2, 2015
States Move to Limit Housing Defect Cases
Realtor Mag | February 27, 2015


March 2, 2015
Artificially Low Interest Rates Hurt Job Growth, Housing Sales
Inman News | March 2, 2015


March 2, 2015
Oil-Producing States at High Risk for Lowering House Prices
M Report | February 27, 2015


March 2, 2015
This Is Why It's a Great Time to be a Real Estate Agent
HousingWire | February 27, 2015


March 2, 2015
American Refinancing Boom Seen Fizzling, Bonds Show: Mortgages
Bloomberg | March 1, 2015


March 2, 2015
Artificially Low Interest Rates Hurt Job Growth, Housing Sales
Inman News | March 2, 2015


March 2, 2015
The Good, The Bad and the Reverse Mortgage Financial Assessment Delay
Reverse Mortgage Daily | March 1, 2015


March 2, 2015
Couple Take Dwelling from Foreclosure to Midcentury Marvel for Less Than $80,000
The Kansas City Star | March 1, 2015


February 27, 2015
MBA Forecast: Cautious Optimism on Economy, Housing
MBA NewsLink | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
Mortgage Rates Climb for Third Straight Week
Los Angeles Times | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
Call From the IRS? Hang Up, It’s a Fraud
The New York Times | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
Nearly 80% of Housing Markets Are Stabilizing
Realtor Mag | February, 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
20% of Homeowners are Not Refinancing When They Should
Fox Business | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
How Much Can You Save With The New FHA MIP?
The Mortgage Reports | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
MetLife to Pay $123 Million to Resolve Claims of Lending Violations on Loans Backed by FHA, HUD
DS News | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
TRID: I Don’t Think It Means What You Think It Means
Mortgage Professional America | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
Jobless Claims Surge the Most Since 2013
HousingWire | February 26, 2015


February 27, 2015
Startup Wants to Be the Uber of Home-Buying
Big Think | February 26, 2015


February 26, 2015
Congress to Examine Financial Health of FHA in Hearing
M Report | February 24, 2015


February 26, 2015
New U.S. Home Sales Dip, but Still Near Multiyear Highs
CNBC | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
How to Negotiate Closing Costs on a Newly Constructed House
The Washington Post | February 24, 2015


February 26, 2015
New York Surveying Banks on Cybersecurity Defenses
ABC News | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
Freddie Mac: Housing Market Weak But Continues to Stabilize
M Report | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
BB&T Sets Aside $85 Million Over Possible Fine on FHA Loans
Market Watch | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
Morgan Stanley in $2.6 Billion Mortgage Settlement
The New York Times | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
Retiree Preferences are Poised to Drive the Housing Market, Study Says
Los Angeles Times | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
Redefaults Continue to Plague HAMP
National Mortgage News | February 25, 2015


February 26, 2015
Win Over Millennial Real Estate Clients with a ‘Team Player’ Attitude
Inman News | February 25, 2015


February 25, 2015
Yellen Signals Fed’s Patience With Zero Interest Rate Has Limits
Bloomberg | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
America’s Biggest Brokerage Launches National Search Portal
Inman News | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
History Repeats: Dick Bove Warns New Mortgage Crisis Coming [video]
Yahoo! Finance | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
U.S. Bank Earnings Drop 7.3 Percent in 4Q
The Washington Post | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
FBR Predicts 20 Percent Uptick in 'Next-Gen' Cybersecurity Spending
The Wall Street Journal | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
Case-Shiller: 'The Housing Recovery is Faltering'
HousingWire | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
Home-Construction Lending Grows at Slower Pace
The Wall Street Journal | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
U.S. Home Prices Rise, Service Sector Expands but Consumer Sentiment Dips
Reuters | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
Delinquency Rates Falling on Fannie Mae-Backed Mortgage Loans
DS News | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
Why Lenders Love the $2.5 Million Home Loan
Bloomberg | February 24, 2015


February 25, 2015
Analyst Issues Warning on Zillow, Trulia
Realtor Mag | February 24, 2015


February 24, 2015
U.S. Home Sales Falter to Start Year
Reuters | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
New Residential to Buy Home Loan Servicing Solutions
Bloomberg | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
More AVMs expected to Flood Market
Inman News | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
Builders Target Single, Female Baby Boomers
Realtor Mag | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
Apartment Construction Boom Could Extend Well Into 2016
CoStar | February 18, 2015


February 24, 2015
The Rise of the Non-compete Agreement, from Tech Workers to Sandwich Makers
The Washington Post | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
CMLA Calls on FHFA, Treasury to Recapitalize Fannie and Freddie
HousingWire | February 24, 2015


February 24, 2015
What a $1 Million Home Looks Like in Different Markets
MarketWatch | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
Study Shows Consumers Spend too Little Time Mortgage Shopping
The Washington Post | February 23, 2015


February 24, 2015
Sweet and Low: Why Aren’t More Buyers Putting Down 3%?
Realtor.com | February 23, 2015


February 23, 2015
Fannie, Freddie Weak Earnings Raise Possibility of Future Bailouts
MarketWatch | February 20, 2015


February 23, 2015
Have CFPB Rules Stifled Mortgage Credit? The Answer's Complicated
National Mortgage News | February 19, 2015


February 23, 2015
Internet Search Volume Reveals Housing Demand
HousingWire | February 20, 2015


February 23, 2015
Average U.S. Family Can Afford 63% of Homes
Realtor Mag | February 20, 2015


February 23, 2015
Two Maps Document America’s Incredible Political Transformation
The Washington Post | February 20, 2015


February 23, 2015
Mortgage Lending Gets Riskier for the Fifth Straight Month
HousingWire | February 20, 2015


February 23, 2015
5 Steps to Creating Viral Real Estate Blog Posts
Inman News | February 20, 2015


February 23, 2015
Lenders Begin Easing Requirements to Get a Mortgage
Los Angeles Times | February 22, 2015


February 23, 2015
As More Seniors Rely on Reverse Mortgages, Troubles Beckon for Heirs
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | February 22, 2015


February 23, 2015
CFPB Report Gains Attention from Media, Reverse Lenders
Reverse Mortgage Daily | February 22, 2015


February 20, 2015
Freddie Forcast Good for 2015 Spring Buying Season
HousingWire | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
CFPB Hits Three Lenders as Part of False Ad 'Sweep'
HousingWire | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
After High-profile Hacks, Many Companies Still Nonchalant About Cybersecurity
Christian Science Monitor | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
A Raw Deal for Real-Estate Agents
The Wall Street Journal | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
Housing Affordability Edges Up in the Fourth Quarter
Home Association of Home Builders | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
Home Buyers Put Down More Money in 2014
Realtor Mag | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
When States Win Lawsuits, Where Does Money Go?
USA Today | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
New Rules Spur a Humbling Overhaul of Wall St. Banks
The New York Times | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
Subprime Comeback: The Good, Bad and (Potentially) Ugly Ramifications
Yahoo! Finance | February 20, 2015


February 20, 2015
RealtyTrac: How Will New 3% Down Mortgage Products Perform?
HousingWire | February 19, 2015


February 20, 2015
Vanilla Ice Charged with Burglarizing a Foreclosure
HousingWire | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
RESPA/TILA Integration: The Rest of the Story
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Last Year Saw Pivot In New-Home Sizes
The Wall Street Journal | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Fed: Raising Rates Too Soon Could Hurt Recovery
USA Today | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Home Construction Slips in January
The Detroit News | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Mortgage Applications Plunge as Rates Hit Highest Level of the Year
CNBC | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Mortgage rates rise for second week; 30-year at 3.76%
Los Angeles Times | February 19, 2015


February 19, 2015
Bank of America Starts Providing Aid to Consumers Under DOJ Deal
The Wall Street Journal | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
TransUnion: Mortgage Delinquency Rate Down to 3.29% in 4Q 2014
HousingWire | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Relief Funds to Aid Seniors Struggling with Reverse Mortgages
Los Angeles Times | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Housing Turning Point Seen in U.S. First-Time Buyers
Bloomberg | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Why Slow Electronic Payments Can Cause Cash Flow Problems
NPR | February 18, 2015


February 19, 2015
Another Compelling Reason Why Housing Could Soar in 2015
The Motley Fool | February 18, 2015


February 18, 2015
Zillow Closes Trulia Acquisition
Inman News | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
ALTA: CFPB Complaint Portal is a Good Idea in Theory, but Needs Work
Mortgage Professional America | February 13, 2015


February 18, 2015
Multiple Homes Worth Millions: How the Mega-Rich Live
The Wall Street Journal | February 6, 2015


February 18, 2015
New January Data Indicates Default Rate Remained Steady
DS News | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
Homebuilder Confidence Declines in February
HousingWire | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
First Comes Love, Then Comes Mortgage
Redfin | February 13, 2015


February 18, 2015
Comment Period for Amendments to CFPB’s TILA/RESPA Rules Open Until March 16
DS News | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
The Devastation Awaiting Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities
ValueWalk | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
Bill Calls for CFPB Inspector General
The Hill | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
Despite Recovery, Many Find Home Loans Still Hard To Get
NPR | February 17, 2015


February 18, 2015
Confidence Among U.S. Homebuilders Declines to Four-Month Low
Bloomberg | February 17, 2015


February 17, 2015
Hackers Steal Up to $1 billion from Banks, Security Firm Says
Los Angeles Times | February 16, 2015


February 17, 2015
Homeowner Tax Breaks are Probably Safe Despite Moves in Congress
Los Angeles Times | February 15, 2015


February 17, 2015
1 in 3 FHA Borrowers Would Benefit from Refinancing
HousingWire | February 16, 2015


February 17, 2015
FHA Reschedules Reverse Mortgage Financial Assessment
Mortgage Professional American | February 13, 2015


February 17, 2015
CFPB to Section 8 of RESPA: Will You Be My Valentine?
K&L Gates | February 15, 2015


February 17, 2015
Six Questions to Ask Before Closing
The Tennessean


February 17, 2015
Seniors Explain: Why We Got a Reverse Mortgage
Fox Business February 16, 2015


February 17, 2015
Redfin: Many Millennials Chose Mortgage Before Marriage
HousingWire | February 16, 2015


February 17, 2015
How to Tell if Mortgage Points are Worth the Cost
Philadelphia Inquirer | February 17, 2015


February 17, 2015
Low Down Payments Make a Comeback
CNN Money | February 16, 2015


February 17, 2015
Does the New CFPB Rate Tool Help Consumers Shop for a Mortgage?
Huffington Post | February 16, 2015


February 13, 2015
VFW Linked to Troubled Mortgage Lender
USA Today | February 11, 2015


February 13, 2015
When a Lender Denies Your Mortgage Application
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2015


February 13, 2015
Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Jumps to 3.69%
USA Today | February 12, 2015


February 13, 2015
Congress Looks to Play Small Ball on Tax Reform
The Hill | February 11, 2015


February 13, 2015
A Gender Gap in Real Estate
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2015


February 13, 2015
Does the Housing Finance Industry Have a Short Memory?
HousingWire | February 12, 2015


February 13, 2015
To See the Benefits of TILA-RESPA, Stay Positive
National Mortgage News | February 13, 2015


February 13, 2015
Home Prices Are Up, Supply Is Down—Expect Bidding Wars
Realtor.com | February 12, 2015


February 13, 2015
5 Cities Poised To Be The Next Silicon Valley Tech Hub
Forbes | February 12, 2015


February 13, 2015
How Mortgage Fraud Made the Financial Crisis Worse
The New York Times | February 12, 2015


February 12, 2015
Home-Price Growth Picks Up Speed
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2015


February 12, 2015
U.S. Housing Secretary Defends Reduction in Mortgage Insurance Fees
Reuters | February 10, 2015


February 12, 2015
Century 21’s Vision for 2015
Inman News | February 12, 2015


February 12, 2015
Majority of Homebuyers Use Technology in Mortgage Process
HousingWire | February 11, 2015


February 12, 2015
Consumers' Positive Financial Attitudes a Good Sign for Housing
Fannie Mae | February 9, 2015


February 12, 2015
Citi Launches Digital Marketing Push with Zillow
Inman News | February 10, 2015


February 12, 2015
Real Estate Customer Service Hacks to Save Your Sanity
Inman News | February 10, 2015


February 12, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Reuters | February 11, 2015


February 12, 2015
Can the Government Afford to Cut Mortgage Fees?
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2015


February 12, 2015
Home Prices Increased in 86% of U.S. Metro Areas
Bloomberg | February 11, 2015


February 12, 2015
A Bruised Cordray Opens Up About Internal CFPB Scrap Over Easing QM
Credit Union Journal | February 11, 2015


February 12, 2015
Why Wouldn't Anyone Buy this $10 House?
AOL Real Estate | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
Senators Warn Wall Street: No Free Ride on Small-Bank Bills
The Wall Street Journal | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
CFPB Fines Lender $2M for Alleged Kickback Scheme
HousingWire | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
FHA Looks to Ease Banks’ Worry on Mortgage Mistakes
The Wall Street Journal | February 9, 2015


February 11, 2015
New Federal Agency to Sniff Out Threats in Cyberspace
The Washington Post | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
Why the Traditional Real Estate Brokerage Model is Obsolete
Inman News | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
CoreLogic: Foreclosures down 13.7% year-over-year
National Mortgage News | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
Five Servicers to Pay $123 Million to Service Members for Unlawful Foreclosures
DS News | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
Zillow: Mortgage Rates Rise Due to Strong Economic Data
HousingWire | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
Fast-growing Careers Don't Usually Lead to Homeownership, Data Show
Chicago Tribune | February 10, 2015


February 11, 2015
10 Terms First-Time Homebuyers Should Know
U.S. News & World Report | February 10, 2015


February 10, 2015
The Adapting Role of the Mortgage Lender
HousingWire | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
Barney Frank: Risk Retention is Enough to Regulate Mortgage Lending
HousingWire | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
Best Seasons to Sell a Home
Realtor Mag | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
Multiple Homes Worth Millions: How the Mega-Rich Live
The Wall Street Journal | February 6, 2015


February 10, 2015
Inaccurate Zillow 'Zestimates' a Source of Conflict Over Home Prices
Los Angeles Times | February 8, 2015


February 10, 2015
More Consumers Show Optimism Toward Housing Market: Fannie
HousingWire | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
Regulator’s Mortgage-Comparison Site Is Criticized by Lenders
The Wall Street Journal | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
Fannie Mae: Homebuyers, Mortgage Lenders Getting Excited About 2015 Prospects
HousingWire | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
3 Barriers to Delivering the Tech Solutions Real Estate Agents Crave: Part 1
Inman News | February 9, 2015


February 10, 2015
HUD Secretary Castro to Testify Before House Financial Services Committee on February 11
DS News | February 10, 2015


February 9, 2015
Home Loan Programs Let Buyers Put Less Down
The New York Times | February 6, 2015


February 9, 2015
Docusign: Just Sign Here Electronically
The Washington Post | February 7, 2015


February 9, 2015
Where Zombie Foreclosures are Making a Comeback
CNN Money | February 6, 2015


February 9, 2015
10 States That Lead Green Building
Realtor Mag | February 6, 2015


February 9, 2015
Fannie Mae Settles Plans for New Headquarters
The Washington Post | February 2, 2015


February 9, 2015
Booming Jobs and Falling Gas Prices Make This the Best Economy in 15 Years
The Washington Post | February 6, 2015


February 9, 2015
New Tax Rules to Know for New Year
USA Today | February 8,2015


February 8, 2015
Can Your Boss Make You Get Vaccinated?
The Wall Street Journal | February 7, 2015


February 6, 2015
Why New CFPB Closing Form Is Driving Lenders 'Crazy'
National Mortgage News | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
Treasury Releases Interim Guidance On Terrorism Risk Insurance [PDF]
Treasury | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
87% of Homes Qualify for Down Payment Aid
Realtor Mag | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
Mortgage Rates Fall to 20-month Low
Los Angeles Times | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
Health Insurer Anthem Hit by Massive Cybersecurity Breach
Reuters | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
Trulia: Winter Sun Brings Out the Home Seekers
HousingWire | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
Private Sector Sees Solid Job Gains for January Despite Slower Growth
DS News | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
Clear Capital: Traditional Homebuyers, Make Your Move
Clear Capital | February 2, 2015


February 6, 2015
Easier Mortgage Terms Seem to Be Catching On
Chicago Tribune | February 5, 2015


February 6, 2015
How Things have Changed for Teens in the 25 Years Since ‘Saved by the Bell’
The Washington Post | February 5, 2015


February 5, 2015
Phishers Hone Their Scams with Texts, Phone Calls, Big Data
American Banker | February 4, 2015


February 5, 2015
MBA Forecasts 7 Percent Rise in 2015 Commercial/Multifamily Originations
MBA NewsLink | February 3, 2015


February 5, 2015
FHFA’s Watt Says Debt Cuts Possible for Underwater Homeowners
Bloomberg | February 4, 2015


February 5, 2015
Freddie Mac: The Return of the Refinance Market
HousingWire | February 4, 2014


February 5, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Rise in Latest Week
Reuters | February 4, 2015


February 5, 2015
The Limits to Title Insurance Protection and the Advantages of Escrow Instructions
The Washington Post | February 4, 2015


February 5, 2015
Three Predictions: Mortgage Affordability in 2015
Builder Magazine | February 3, 2015


February 5, 2015
Demand for Government-backed FHA Loans Spikes
CNBC | February 4, 2015


February 5, 2015
GAO: Rampant Misconduct Among Senior HUD Officials Ran Deep
HousingWire | February 4, 2015


February 5, 2015
House Bill Would Cap CFPB Budget
The Hill | February 4, 2015


February 4, 2015
Mortgage Choice Act Reintroduced in Congress
HousingWire | February 3, 2015


February 4, 2015
SEC Says Hackers Target Brokers, Financial Advisers
Reuters | February 3, 2015


February 4, 2015
Interthinx: Mortgage Fraud Declines in 2014
HousingWire | February 3, 2015


February 4, 2015
Does Starbucks Brew Higher Home Values?
HousingWire | January 30, 2015


February 4, 2015
8 Things Debt Collectors May Not Do
Nasdaq | February 2, 2015


February 4, 2015
Real Estate is Missing an Opportunity to Reach Qualified Buyers
Inman News | February 2, 2015


February 4, 2015
Google Launching Built-in Mortgage Calculator
HousingWire | February 3, 2015


February 4, 2015
US Home Price Gains Weakened in December on Slower Sales
The Washington Post | February 3, 2015


February 4, 2015
Servicers Name Property Preservation as Biggest Challenge With FHA Loans
DS News | February 2, 2015


February 4, 2015
House Investigating Allegations of Legal, Ethical Wrongdoing at HUD
HousingWire | February 3, 2015


February 4, 2015
S&P Paying $1.38B to Settle Charges over Crisis-era Ratings
The Washington Post | February 3, 2015


February 3, 2015
What Will Your Independent Brokerage Customers Look Like in the Future?
Inman News | February


February 3, 2015
President’s FY2016 HUD Budget Asks for $49.3B
HousingWire | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
CFPB Accepting Comments on Rural Proposal
Mortgage Daily News | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
Lenders Split on FHA Premium Decrease
Credit Union Times | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
FHA Insurance Fund to Grow at Slower Pace
The Wall Street Journal | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
The Homeownership Rate Hasn't Bottomed
Yahoo! Finance | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
Julian Castro: 2015 will be Year of Housing Opportunities [video]
NBC News 2 | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
Are Working Dads Having it All?
The Wall Street Journal | January 30, 2015


February 3, 2015
The Case for the Next US Housing Boom in 8 Charts
Business Insider | February 2, 2015


February 3, 2015
Judge Rules for Wells Fargo in NY Challenge Over Mortgage Settlement
Reuters | February 2, 2015


February 2, 2015
U.S. Home Ownership Hits 20-Year Low, But New Households Growing
Reuters | January 29, 2015


February 2, 2015
Millennials are Finally Entering Home-buying Market
Los Angeles Times | February 1, 2015


February 2, 2015
Squatters Slow Detroit’s Plan to Bulldoze Way to Prosperity
The Associated Press | January 29, 2015


February 2, 2015
FHFA Announces New Financial Rules for Nonbanks
HousingWire | January 29, 2015


February 2, 2015
3 Things You Need to Know About Mortgages
The Motley Fool | January 31, 2015


February 2, 2015
On the House: First-time Buyers: The Key to Housing Recovery
The Philadelphia Inquirer | February 1, 2015


February 2, 2015
Challenging What We Know About the Housing Bubble
The Washington Post | February 1, 2015


February 2, 2015
Clear Capital: 2015 Could be a Banner Year for Lower and Mid-tier Housing
HousingWire | February 2, 2015


February 1, 2015
Inventory Problems Stall Home Sales
Realtor Mag | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
CFPB Proposes Easing Rules for Small Mortgage Lenders
The Hill | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
How Super Bowl XLIX Coaches' Homes Stack Up
Los Angeles Times | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
Mortgage Rates Drift Slightly Higher
The Washington Post | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
3 Things Consumers Should Consider When Shopping for a Title Company
heraldonline.com | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
Senate Panel Begins Crafting Cybersecurity Bill
USA Today | January 28, 2015


January 30, 2015
New FHA Guidelines to Delay Reverse Mortgage Foreclosures
USA Today | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
Ellie Mae Joins ESRA To Promote E-Signatures
MortgageOrb | January 29, 2015


January 30, 2015
U.S. Home Ownership Rate Falls to 20-year Low
Los Angeles Times | January 29, 2014


January 30, 2015
'Uberization' of the Office?
The New York Times | January 28, 2015


January 30, 2015
11 Startups That are Out to Change the Business of Real Estate
Inman News | January 28, 2014


January 29, 2015
Subprime Bonds are Back in U.S. with a New Name
The Chicago Tribune | January 28, 2015


January 29, 2015
Lessons From the CFPB/Wells/Chase Order
Mortgage Daily News | January 28, 2015


January 29, 2015
America’s Fastest-Growing Cities 2015
Forbes | January 27, 2015


January 29, 2015
Moody’s: FHA Premium Cut Will Increase Home Sales by 45,000 in 2015
HousingWire | January 28,2015


January 29, 2015
Federal Reserve Won’t Raise Interest Rates Before June, at Earliest
The New York Times | January 28, 2015


January 29, 2015
U.S. Mortgage Applications Slip on Minor Rate Bump
Reuters | January 28, 2015


January 29, 2015
Shrinking Inventories Could End Up Pricing More Buyers Out of the Market
Inman News | January 28, 2015


January 29, 2015
Rural America's Silent Housing Crisis
The Atlantic | January 28, 2015


January 29, 2015
Judge Rules Fannie-Freddie Lawsuits May Continue
The Wall Street Journal | January 29, 2015


January 29, 2015
5 Common Real Estate Social Media Myths
Inman News | January 28, 2015


January 28, 2015
Life on the Brink of Foreclosure
The Washington Post | January 26, 2015


January 28, 2015
Fannie Mae: Mortgage Lending will See Dramatic Growth in 2015
HousingWire | January 26, 2015


January 28, 2015
CFPB Warns Against Sharing Exam Info with Third Parties
HousingWire | January 27, 2015


January 28, 2015
Fannie, Freddie Regulator Defends Actions
The Wall Street Journal | January 27, 2015


January 28, 2015
New-Home Sales Hit Highest Level in Over Six Years in December
The Wall Street Journal | January 27, 2015


January 28, 2015
Spike in Fake ID Schemes Confounds Banks' Fraud Filters
National Mortgage News | January 27, 2015


January 28, 2015
Delaware Aims to be First with Digital Driver's Licenses
USA Today | January 26, 2015


January 28, 2015
7.3 Million Boomerang Buyers Poised to Recover Homeownership in Next 8 Years
RealtyTrac | January 26, 2015


January 28, 2015
U.S. Housing Regulator Signals Guarantee Fee Decision this Quarter
Reuters | January 27, 2015


January 28, 2015
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Regulator Defends 3% Down Payment Mortgages
Los Angeles Times | January 27, 2014


January 28, 2015
What We Really Need to be Better Off Financially (By Richard Cordray)
CNN Money | January 27, 2015


January 27, 2015
Title Problems Can Snag Your Closing
The Washington Post | January 26, 2015


January 27, 2015
The Secrets of Street Names and Home Values
The New York Times | January 24, 2015


January 27, 2015
Homeowners Tap Into Equity as Refinancing Surges
Boston Globe | January 26, 2015


January 27, 2015
Watt Scheduled to Testify Before House Financial Services Committee on Tuesday
DS News | January 26, 2015


January 27, 2015
Smaller Down Payments Lure More Buyers
Realtor Mag | January 23, 2015


January 27, 2015
Home Prices Now 10% off June 2006 Peak: Black Knight
HousingWire | January 26, 2015


January 27, 2015
CoreLogic Hires Freddie Mac's Frank Nothaft as Chief Economist
Bloomberg | January 26, 2015


January 27, 2015
Struggle City: Most U.S. Cities Haven’t Recovered Yet,
CNN Money | January 23, 2015


January 27, 2015
Fannie Mae: Mortgage Lending will See Dramatic Growth in 2015
HousingWire | January 26, 2015


January 26, 2015
Is Real Estate Missing a $100 Billion Opportunity?
Inman News | January 26, 2015


January 26, 2015
Senior House Republican Says Housing Finance Reform 'Huge Priority'
Reuters | January 25, 2015


January 26, 2015
Existing-Home Sales Rebound
Realtor Mag | January 23, 2015


January 26, 2015
CFPB's Mortgage Rate Checker Doesn't Disclose Full Costs
Los Angeles Times | January 25, 2015


January 26, 2015
U.S. Mortgages are the Gazinta!
Inman News | January 23, 2015


January 26, 2015
Auctions Trigger More Housing Flips
Realtor Mag | January 22, 2015


January 26, 2015
Why 2015 Could Be the Best Year Yet to Buy a House
The Motley Fool | January 24, 2015


January 26, 2015
Consumer Agency Falls Short with New Mortgage Tool
The Seattle Times | January 23, 2015


January 26, 2015
Housing-market Headwinds Impede Recovery
The Chicago Tribune | January 26, 2015


January 26, 2015
Freddie Mac: Hybrid ARMs are 'Hot'
HousingWire | January 23, 2015


January 26, 2015
The 10 Hottest Neighborhoods of 2015
BusinessWeek | January 24, 2015


January 26, 2015
Delinquency Rate Tumbles in December
DS News | January 23, 2015


January 23, 2015
CFPB Fines Two Lenders $35.7 Million for Kickback Scheme with Title Company
National Mortgage News | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
FHFA: Home prices gain 0.8% in November
HousingWire | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Mortgage Rates are in a New Year Swoon
The Washington Post | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Fannie Mae Expects Economy to ‘Drag’ Housing Toward Recovery in 2015
DS News | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Escrow Institute of California Joins ALTA on Request to CFPB
Herald Online | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Generation Y Prefers Suburban Home Over City Condo
The Wall Street Journal | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Builders' New Power Play: Net-Zero Homes
The Wall Street Journal | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Home Prices Beat Estimates With 0.8% Gain in November
Bloomberg | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
Mortgage Rates are Lowest Since 2013
Los Angeles Times | January 22, 2015


January 23, 2015
7 Ways You’re Accidentally Improving Your Credit
Go Bankrates | January 22, 2015


January 22, 2015
'123456' Again: The Most Popular Passwords Aren’t Changing
The Wall Street Journal | January 20, 2015


January 22, 2015
Mortgage Applications Rise on Refinancing Surge
CNBC | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
Supreme Court Case May Weaken Fair-Housing Act
USA Today | January 19, 2015


January 22, 2015
Obama Proposes Legislation to Standardize Breach Notification Requirements
K&L Gates | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
HUD’s Castro Says First-timers Should Buy Homes Right Now
HousingWire | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
Housing Starts Up but Permits Post Lowest Growth Since Mid-2011
HousingWire | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
Over a Decade, How Does the Market Fare?
Realtor Mag | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
8 Ways to Save on Closing Costs
The Philadelphia Inquirer | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
Changes to 'Know Before You Owe' Mortgage Rules Finalized
The Hill | January 21, 2015


January 22, 2015
Americans Gaining Equity Seen Lifting Housing Market: Mortgages
Bloomberg | January 22, 2015


January 22, 2015
Stop Complaining That I, Zathbog of Planet Cibwarv, Am Inflating U.S. Housing Prices
The New Yorker | January 21, 2015


January 21, 2015
U.S. Must Fix Income Gap, Obama Says in Speech That Shapes 2016 Election
Bloomberg | January 21, 2015


January 21, 2015
5 Things Lennar’s Results Tell Us About the New-Home Market
The Wall Street Journal | January 15, 2015


January 21, 2015
Freddie Mac: Housing to Get Boost in 2015 but It Won’t Last
HousingWire | January 20, 2015


January 21, 2015
Why a Jump In Mortgage-Refinancing Could Be Fleeting
The Wall Street Journal | January 15, 2014


January 21, 2015
Housing Market Only 75% Back to Normal
Realtor Mag | January 20, 2015


January 21, 2015
Gap Widens Between Non-Foreclosure Solutions and Foreclosure Sales
DS News | January 20, 2015


January 21, 2015
Confidence Among U.S. Homebuilders Little Changed in January
Bloomberg | January 20, 2015


January 21, 2015
Freddie Mac: Households, Businesses Should Take Advantage of Positive Housing Opportunities While They Last
DS News | January 20, 2015


January 21, 2015
Economists See Housing-Market Pickup
The Wall Street Journal | January 20, 2015


January 21, 2015
How Millennials’ Sense of Entitlement Could Benefit You
Time | January 20, 2015


January 20, 2015
Top 3 Reasons Real Estate Transactions Depend on Title Insurance Agents
Real Estate Rama | January 16, 2015


January 20, 2015
Obama To Call For Tax Hike On The Wealthy In State Of The Union
NPR | January


January 20, 2015
ALTA Pushes Back on CFPB Real Estate Measures
National Mortgage News | January 15, 2015


January 20, 2015
VA Loans to Gulf War Vets Surge As Agency Builds Market Share
National Mortgage News | January 16, 2015


January 20, 2015
America’s Most Expensive Home Goes on the Market
HousingWire | January


January 20, 2015
Castro to Answer Housing Questions at Fireside Chat-Style Event
DS News | January 19, 2015


January 20, 2015
Is the CFPB Breaking Its Own Rules?
Mortgage Professional America | January 19, 2015


January 20, 2015
HARP Modifications Dwindle; Overall Refi Activity Way Down
DS News | January 19, 2015


January 20, 2015
Here’s Where Bank of America Stands on Mortgages
HousingWire | January 20, 2015


January 20, 2015
It’s Time to Think About Refinancing Your Mortgage
The New York Times | January 20, 2015


January 20, 2015
GSE Risk-sharing Deals Near Half-trillion-dollar Market
HousingWire | January 19, 2015


January 16, 2015
Housing Barometer: Improvement On All Fronts In 2014
Forbes | January 15, 2015


January 16, 2015
Mortgage Rates Fall for Second Week as 30-Year at 3.66%
Bloomberg | January 15, 2015


January 16, 2015
CFPB: Mortgage Rate Checker Here to Stay
HousingWire | January 15, 2015


January 16, 2015
Cybersecurity Proposals Get Mixed Reviews from Business
The Wall Street Journal | January 13, 2015


January 16, 2015
U.S. Home Lending Set to Bounce Back in 2015 After Slump
BusinessWeek | January 15, 2015


January 16, 2015
Foreclosure Rate Falls to Lowest Level Since ’08
DS News | January 14, 2015


January 16, 2015
Homeowners Win U.S. High Court Clash on Canceling Mortgages
Bloomberg | January 13, 2015


January 15, 2015
Government Policy Change Aims to Help First-Time Homebuyers
ABC News | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
FHFA Outlines 2015 Goals for Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
DS News | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
Bubble Watch: Home Prices Still 2% Undervalued And Slowing Toward Smooth Landing
Forbes | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
Homebuyers Finding a Home at Credit Unions
Forbes | January 11, 2015


January 15, 2015
Mortgage Applications Post Biggest Gain in Six Years
CNBC | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
Condo-Fee Foreclosures Become Headache for Home Owners
MarketWatch | January 11, 2015


January 15, 2015
Why It Might Be Time To Refinance Your Mortgage
The Wall Street Journal | January 13, 2015


January 15, 2015
President of North Dakota Guaranty and Title Named to State Board of Higher Education


January 15, 2015
Beige Book: Economy Picked Up Late in 2014 But Not Housing
HousingWire | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
How Buying Leads Could Infringe on RESPA
National Mortgage News | January 12, 2015


January 15, 2015
Good Signs for Housing in 2015
U.S. News & World Report | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
A Strategy in the Fight Over Dodd-Frank: Go Big
The New York Times | January 14, 2015


January 15, 2015
Yes, the Federal Reserve has Enormous Power Over Who Is President
The Washington Post | January 13, 2015


January 14, 2015
The Days When the Most Closings Occur
Realtor Mag | January 14, 2015


January 14, 2015
ALTA Says New CFPB Mortgage Forms Disclose Inaccurate Fees
Herald Online | January 13, 2015


January 14, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Backs Borrowers’ Right to Rescind Certain Mortgages
Bloomberg | January 13, 2015


January 14, 2015
Millions More to See Their FICO Scores
The Wall Street Journal | January 12, 2015


January 14, 2015
Lawmaker Urges CFPB to Abandon Office Renovation Plans
Reuters | January 13, 2015


January 14, 2015
Castro: It’s Time to ‘Remove the Stigma’ Promoting Homeownership
DS News | January 13, 2015


January 14, 2015
Borrower Safeguards Led by U.S. Seen Harmful by Banks
BusinessWeek | January13, 2015


January 14, 2015
U.S. Racks Up Smallest Deficit Since 2007
The Wall Street Journal | January 13, 2015


January 14, 2015
Where to Find the Next Office Hot Spots
CNBC | January 9, 2015


January 14, 2015
You Already Have Fraud Protection Tools That Are Better Than the Ones Obama Proposed
Time | January 13, 2015


January 13, 2015
Nearly Half of Home Buyers Don’t Shop Around for Mortgages
The Wall Street Journal | January 13, 2015


January 13, 2015
White House Outlines New Cybersecurity Initiatives
Bloomberg | January 12, 2015


January 13, 2015
Fee Cut, Lower Rates Could Boost Mortgage Refinancings


January 13, 2015
Churches Step in with Alternative Lending
The Washington Post | January 12, 2015


January 13, 2015
New Research Shows Facebook Still King of Social Networks
Forbes | January 9, 2015


January 13, 2015
10 Best Bets for Housing in 2015
Realtor Mag | January 12, 2015


January 13, 2015
Here’s How Falling Oil Prices Could Hit the Mortgage Industry
HousingWire | January 12, 2015


January 13, 2015
No, Cheaper FHA Premiums Don't Pose a Threat to Private Insurers
National Mortgage News | January 13, 2015


January 13, 2015
Obama Signs TRIA Despite Dodd-Frank Provision
The Hill | January 12, 2015


January 13, 2015
Consumer Agency Launches Tool To Help You Find A Cheaper Mortgage
NPR | January 13, 2015


January 13, 2015
Guardian Mortgage: 4 Bold Predictions for Housing
HousingWire | January 9, 2015


January 13, 2015
Millions of Renters Could Become Homeowners in 2015
The Motley Fool | January 12, 2015


January 12, 2015
Understanding Mortgage Servicing in the Twitterverse
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | December 29, 2014


January 12, 2015
Kicking Dodd-Frank in the Teeth
The New York Times | January 10, 2015


January 12, 2015
New Fannie Mae Program Could Bust Deals, Appraisers Say
Los Angeles Times | January 11, 2015


January 12, 2015
Mortgage Rates Kick Off 2015 at 20-Month Low
Realtor Mag | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
Fannie Mae Economist Says Latest Job Data Might Not Be Good News For Housing
DS News | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
U.S. Economy Added 252,000 jobs in December
The Washington Post | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
5 Sure-fire Tactics for Stronger Content Marketing
Inman News | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
Smart-Home Technology Buyers Will Want
Realtor Mag | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
Zillow: Mortgage Rates Fall to 19-month Low
HousingWire | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
Windfall for Taxpayers Coming to an End
The New York Times | January 9, 2015


January 12, 2015
This Could Be the Biggest Mortgage Mistake of Your Life
The Motley Fool | January 10, 2015


January 9, 2015
Senate Passes Terrorism Insurance Bill; Awaits President's Signature
The Washington Post | January 8, 2015


January 9, 2015
The 5 Most Important Compliance Issues for 2015
HousingWire | January 8, 2015


January 9, 2015
CoreLogic: 5.1M Properties Remain in Negative Equity in Q3 2014
HousingWire | January 8, 2015


January 9, 2015
CFPB Appoints Enforcement Chief
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2015


January 9, 2015
How Long to Build a House?
The Wall Street Journal | January 7, 2015


January 9, 2015
Mortgage Rates Fall to Lowest Levels in More Than 19 Months
The Washington Post | January 8, 2015


January 9, 2015
Crashing Oil Prices to Hit Home-Price Appreciation
MarketWatch | January 6, 2015


January 9, 2015
Interest-Only Loans Set the Bar High
The Wall Street Journal | January 8, 2015


January 9, 2015
Dealers Cut Treasuries as Fed Plans to Raise Interest Rates
Bloomberg | January 8, 2015


January 8, 2015
Obama to Cut FHA Mortgage Insurance Premiums to Boost Homeownership
The Washington Post | January 7, 2015


January 8, 2015
House Passes Terrorism Insurance Bill
The Hill | January 7, 2015


January 8, 2015
Weekly Mortgage Applications Fall Sharply Over Holidays
CNBC | January 7, 2015


January 8, 2015
MERS Wins Victory in Illinois Court Over Authority to Act as Mortgagee
DS News | January 6, 2015


January 8, 2015
Housing Market on Track for More Improvement This Year
The Hill | January 7, 2014


January 8, 2015
The Mortgage Mistake
The New Yorker | January 12, 2015


January 8, 2015
Obama to Outline Proposals to Bolster a Lagging Housing Sector
The New York Times | January 7, 2015


January 8, 2015
3 Reasons It’s Not a Seller’s Housing Market
Credit.com News | January 7, 2015


January 8, 2015
Michigan Lender Becomes Latest Institution To Settle Over Faulty Mortgages
DS News | January 5, 2015


January 7, 2015
House GOP to Fast-track Vote on TRIA bill
The Hill | January 6, 2015


January 7, 2015
President to Speak on Fannie, Freddie on Thursday
HousingWire | January 6, 2015


January 7, 2015
FBR: Mortgage Banking will Rejuvenate in 2015
HousingWire | January 6, 2015


January 7, 2015
Smaller Cities Led Way in Rent Increases in 2014
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2015


January 7, 2015
Boehner Fends Off Dissent as GOP Takes the Reins
The New York Times | January 6, 2015


January 7, 2015
Mortgage Rates Not Key to Home-buying, Experts Say
The Inquirer | January 7, 2014


January 7, 2015
Housing In 2015: Four Reasons For Optimism (And One For Worry)
Bloomberg | January 5, 2014


January 7, 2015
Tips for Mastering Public Speaking
Inman News | January 6, 2015


January 7, 2015
6 Market Types You'll See This Year
Realtor Mag | January 6, 2015


January 6, 2015
Why Dodd-Frank Is Vulnerable in 2015
American Banker | January 5, 2015


January 6, 2015
Many Buyers No Longer See Marriage as Prerequisite to a Mortgage
Los Angeles Times | January 2, 2015


January 6, 2015
Bankrate.com: Expect Fed to Move on Interest Rates by Mid-year
HousingWire | January 5, 2015


January 6, 2015
Office Market Sees Tepid Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | January 4, 2015


January 6, 2015
Morgan Stanley Fires Employee, Cites Data Theft
USA Today | January 5, 2015


January 6, 2015
Tips for Refreshing Your Reputation
The Wall Street Journal | January 2, 2015


January 6, 2015
Five Things To Watch In Housing In 2015
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2015


January 6, 2015
Here’s How Lack of Competition Can Hurt Consumers
The New York Times | January 5, 2015


January 6, 2015
CFPB To Launch Plain Language Common Sense Mortgaging
Forbes | January 5, 2015


January 6, 2015
Reverse Mortgages: What Every Retiree Needs to Know
The Motley Fool | January 4, 2015


January 6, 2015
Young Home Buyers Return in U.S. as Economy Accelerates
Bloomberg | January 5, 2015


January 5, 2015
Why Real Estate Could Soar in 2015
The motley Fool | January 3, 2015


January 5, 2015
Think Our Mortgage Rates are Low? Try England
HousingWire | January 2, 2015


January 5, 2015
Misunderstanding Imbued Title Insurance Story
Palm Beach Post | January 2, 2015


January 5, 2015
Sales Contracts Continue to Edge Up
Realtor Mag | January 2, 2015


January 5, 2015
Intense Pressure On Congress To Reauthorize TRIA
Insurancenews.net | January 3, 2015


January 5, 2015
Personal Finance Q&A: Eliminating Private Mortgage Insurance
Los Angeles Times | January 4, 2015


January 5, 2015
Obama to Push Economic Policies Ahead of State of the Union
The Hill | January 3, 2015


January 5, 2015
Count Em': 5 Threats to Housing in 2015
Builder Magazine | January 4, 2015


January 5, 2015
Stronger Economic Fundamentals Expected to Drive Increases in Home Sales, Housing Starts in 2015
DS News | January 2, 2015


January 5, 2015
The Road Map for a Do-something 114th Congress
The Washington Post | January 3, 2015


January 2, 2015
US Pending Home Climb Slightly in November
The New York Times | December 31, 2014


January 2, 2015
Eight Cities Where U.S. Home Prices Are Setting New Records
The Wall Street Journal | December 30, 2014


January 2, 2015
Housing Market Enters 2015 Facing Affordability Pressures
The Wall Street Journal | December 31, 2014


January 2, 2015
Foreclosure vs. Short Sale
Investor Guide | December 31, 2014


January 2, 2015
Do First-Time Homebuyers Need Help?
Bloomberg | December 31, 2014


January 2, 2015
Mortgage Rates Defy Experts to Close Year Below 4%, Freddie Mac Says
Los Angeles Times | December 31, 2014


January 2, 2015
Welcome to the Faceless Future of Banking
CNBC | December 31, 2014


January 2, 2015
Housing in 2015: 'We Are in a Slow March Back to Normal'
BusinessWeek | December 31, 2015


January 2, 2015
The Most #ThisTown Moments of 2014
Politico | January 1, 2015


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