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2013
December 31, 2013 Tips on Documenting Your Escrow Trust Account Policies
December 31, 2013 ALTA Best Practices Toolkit: Have You Started Implementing Policies and Procedures?
December 31, 2013 ALTA Develops Online Educational Material Explaining Benefits of Title Insurance
December 31, 2013 Implementing ALTA’s Best Practices Can Be Marketing Tool to Grow Business
December 31, 2013 Court Rules Against Title Company in Cyber Crime Case
December 31, 2013 Title Insurance Requirement Included in GSE Reform Bill
December 31, 2013 Raising the Professional Bar: ALTA's National Title Professional Designation Program
December 31, 2013 Watt Puts the Brakes on G-Fee Increase
DS News | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 Trulia Economist Sees 2014 as 'Year of the Repeat Homebuyer'
DS News | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 Most Compelling Mortgage Finance Stories of 2013
HousingWire | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 3 Things Title Companies Should Know About the Affordable Care Act
December 31, 2013 CoreLogic: 2013 Marks Year of Rapid Transition
HousingWire | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 Sale of Residence-turned-rental will Incur Capital Gains Tax
The Washington Post | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 Real Estate Industry Insights, Hopes and Predictions for the Year Ahead
Inman News | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 Wells Fargo to Pay Fannie Mae $591 Mln to Settle Mortgage Claims
Reuters | December 30, 2013
December 31, 2013 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: What They Do and Why We Need Them
The Motley Fool | December 31, 2013
December 31, 2013 What's One Thing People Should Consider Before Re-Entering the Housing Market?
The Wall Street Journal | December 30, 2013
December 30, 2013 Consumer Regulator Starts to Flex Its Muscles
The Wall Street Journal | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 The QM Doomsday Preppers
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 27, 2013
December 30, 2013 How Will The CFPB’s New Mortgage Rules Impact Consumers?
NerdWallet.com | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 Randy Schmidt: Lenders Must Find New Ways To Generate Business In 2014
MortgageOrb | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 New Mortgage Rules Tighten Lending Standards
NorthJersey.com | December 28, 2013
December 30, 2013 Ending Extension for Federal Unemployment Triggers Housing Concerns
HousingWire | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 Social Media Guidance Issued For Financial Institutions
The National Law Review | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 Sixth Circuit Holds That Affiliated Business Arrangements Are Not Bound by HUD’s Statement of Policy Regarding Sham Affiliated Business Arrangements
The National Law Review | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 Tip: How to Bank Safely Online at Home
USA Today | December 29, 2013
December 30, 2013 As End of 2013 Approaches, Realtors Say Housing Market has Turned Around
ABC News 10 | December 29, 2013
December 27, 2013 Title Firms’ Work to Shrink, but Become More Lucrative
National Mortgage News | December 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 2013 in Review: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
DSNews | December 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 Underwater Homeowners Could Face Extra Tax Burden in 2014
The Washington Post | December 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 The Inman 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders
Inman News | December 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 Interest Rates Move Higher On Signs Of Improving Economy
NPR | December 27, 2013
December 27, 2013 Land Crunch Hits Builders in 'Brady Bunch' Country
The Wall Street Journal | December 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 'Boomerang' Buyers Expected to Boost Recovery in the New Year
DSNews | December, 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 Sales of Bank-owned Homes Surge
CNBC | December 20, 2013
December 27, 2013 Barack Obama Signs Budget Bill
Politico | December 26, 2013
December 27, 2013 Statement From Rep. Watt on Delaying Fannie, Freddie Fee Hike
The Wall Street Journal | December 23, 2013
December 26, 2013 Fidelity Settles with FTC on LPS Purchase
HousingWire | December 24, 2013
December 26, 2013 Housing Sales Rise to Highest Level Since 2008
The Washington Post | December 24, 2013
December 26, 2013 Mortgage Applications Drop to 13-Year Low
The Wall Street Journal | December 24, 2013
December 26, 2013 American Express to Pay $75.7 Million for Unfair Marketing
Bloomberg | December 24, 2013
December 26, 2013 The Road to an Electronic Mortgage
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 24, 2013
December 26, 2013 Fed Proposes Limits on Emergency Lending Under Dodd-Frank
Bloomberg | December 23, 2013
December 26, 2013 Financial Services Trends To Watch In 2014
Forbes | December 23, 2013
December 26, 2013 PNC Settles U.S. Charges Over National City Mortgage Bias
Reuters | December 23, 2013
December 26, 2013 Record Rebound in Home Equity Gives Owners New Options
The Los Angeles Times | December 22, 2013
December 26, 2013 2013 Business News Quiz
The Wall Street Journal | December 25, 2013
December 24, 2013 The Docket: Federal Court Rules on E&O Policy Coverage and Exclusions
December 24, 2013 5 Tax and Financial Planning Actions for the New Year
December 24, 2013 ALTA Member Named Citizen of the Year by Local Chamber
December 24, 2013 Title Alliance Expands into Maine With Partnership With Keller Williams
December 24, 2013 Simplifile Expands E-recording in Indiana Counties
December 24, 2013 Stewart Aligns to Better Serve the New York Market
December 24, 2013 NAIC Elects 2014 Officers
December 24, 2013 Title365 Agency Names New State Manager for Arizona
December 24, 2013 ALTA Members Find More Ways to 'Give Back' During Holidays
December 24, 2013 Move-in-ready Homes are the Latest Fad in High-end Housing
The Los Angeles Times | December 22, 2013
December 24, 2013 Analysis: U.S. Drilling Boom Leaves Some Homeowners in a Big Hole
Reuters | December 12, 2013
December 24, 2013 Government Quietly Extends Health-care Enrollment Deadline By a Day
The Washington Post | December 23, 2013
December 24, 2013 ABA Threatens to Sue Regulators Over Volcker Rule
CNBC | December 23, 2013
December 24, 2013 Recruiting Trends For 2014: Social, Video And Moneyball
Forbes | December 21, 2013
December 23, 2013 Top 5 SEO and Online Marketing Trends For 2014
December 23, 2013 The Good, the Bad, and a Sense of Normalcy in the New Year
DSNews | December 20, 2013
December 23, 2013 Fannie Mae Guarantee-Fee Rise Will Be Delayed by FHFA Under Watt
Bloomberg | December 21, 2013
December 23, 2013 10 Healthiest Housing Markets in America
USA Today | December 22, 2013
December 23, 2013 Housing to Stay on Track Despite Fed Taper
CBS Money Watch | December 20, 2013
December 23, 2013 End of Mortgage Tax Break: Big Bills for Borrowers?
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2013
December 23, 2013 Final GDP for 3Q Shows 4.1% Growth
HousingWire | December 20, 2013
December 23, 2013 FHFA Announces $1.9B Settlement With Deutsche Bank
HousingWire | December 20, 2013
December 23, 2013 FBR: 2014 Good for Housing, Not So Much for Economic Growth
HousingWire | December 23, 2013
December 23, 2013 5 Top Searched ZIP Codes in 2013
Realtor.com | December 16, 2013
December 23, 2013 Home Conversions
The Wall Street Journal | December 16, 2013
December 23, 2013 The Travel Apps That’ll Let You Relax
The Washington Post | December 21, 2013
December 20, 2013 Senate Will Take Up Bill Delaying Flood Insurance Rate Hikes in January
The Times-Picayune | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 Ocwen Reaches $2.1-billion Mortgage-servicing Settlement
Los Angeles Times | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 Congressional Punt Leaves Tax Breaks for Loan Mods in Limbo
HousingWire | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 New Mexico Supreme Court Legalizes Same-sex Marriage
The Washington Post | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 Home Sales Post First Annual Drop in 29 Months
USA Today | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 5 Reasons Why Existing-Home Sales Slowed in November
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Moves Up to 4.47%
USA Today | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 Loans Expand, and Fees Follow
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2013
December 20, 2013 The Hottest Market You've Never Heard Of
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2013
December 19, 2013 November Housing Starts Up 22.7% To Five-Year High
Forbes | December 18, 2013
December 19, 2013 ALTA Members Can Take Advantage of Exclusive Access to Best Practices Assessment Preparation Workbooks
December 19, 2013 Survey Reveals Compliance Pressure Impacting E-mortgage Initiatives
December 19, 2013 How E-Mortgages Are Changing the Bank Branch
American Banker | December 18, 2013
December 19, 2013 Follow the Mortgage Money: Why 2014 Should Be a Good Year for Housing
Inman News | December 17, 2013
December 19, 2013 Fed to Start Unwinding Its Stimulus Next Month
The New York Times | December 18, 2013
December 19, 2013 Another Seller willing to Accept Virtual Currency for Home
The Wall Street Journal | December 17, 2013
December 19, 2013 Time to Say Goodbye to These Popular Tax Deductions in 2014?
Inman News | December 16, 2013
December 19, 2013 Senate Approves Budget, Sends to Obama
CNN | December 18, 2013
December 19, 2013 Who Buys Christmas Gifts for Co-Workers?
The Wall Street Journal | December 18, 2013
December 19, 2013 Freddie Mac Releases Updates to Foreclosure Alternative Processes
DSNews | December 19, 2013
December 19, 2013 CFPB to Educate the Public on New Mortgage Rules
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 18, 2013
December 19, 2013 When a Wife Fears Her Future With a Reverse Mortgage
ABC News | December 16, 2013
December 19, 2013 Can You Use the Good Faith Estimate to Shop Mortgage Prices?
Huffington Post | December 17, 2013
December 19, 2013 Best Practices Recorded Webinars
December 19, 2013 Rhode Island Title Agency Recognizes Value of Best Practice Certification
December 18, 2013 A Murky Real-Estate Market Comes Into Focus
The Wall Street Journal | December 18, 2013
December 18, 2013 Why Mortgage Costs Could Rise in 2014
The Wall Street Journal | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 Pool of Underwater Home Mortgages Shrinks 40%
USA Today | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 FHFA Seeks Public Comment on Lower GSE Loan Purchase Limits
HousingWire | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall in Latest Week
Chicago Tribune | December 18, 2013
December 18, 2013 Real Estate: Look for Value in 2014
Money Magazine | December 2013
December 18, 2013 New Construction Sales Stoke Builder Confidence
HousingWire | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 Budget Deal Clears Senate Hurdle
The Los Angeles Times | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 Foreign Cash Floods U.S. Luxury Real Estate Market
Bloomberg TV | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 Not Even Michael Jordan Can Beat the Real Estate Market
BusinessWeek | December 17, 2013
December 18, 2013 New Norm for Workplace
USA Today | December 17, 2013
December 17, 2013 Report: CFPB Final Rule for Mortgage Disclosures to Cost $1.3 Billion
December 17, 2013 Learn About the Affordable Care Act and What It Means to Your Company and Employees
December 17, 2013 The Docket: Can Restrictive Covenants for Cemetery Be Buried?
December 17, 2013 New Title Company to Open in Florida
December 17, 2013 ALTA Names Director of Government Affairs
December 17, 2013 ALTA Awards Six National Title Professional Designations
December 17, 2013 Vegas Developer Selling $7.85M Mansion for Bitcoin
The Associated Press | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 Where FHA Loan Limits Will Fall the Most
The Wall Street Journal | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 Credit Unions Prepare for 2014 Growth
HousingWire | December 13, 2013
December 17, 2013 CFPB Sues Online Lender CashCall
Bloomberg | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 Bipartisan Senate Budget Deal Appears Likely to Pass
The Washington Post | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 Trulia's Top Five Housing Market Predictions for 2014
Nasdaq | December 14, 2013
December 17, 2013 Report Shows Mortgage Fraud Index Falls to Post Crisis Low
December 17, 2013 Adeptive Integrates WFG National Title Insurance CPLs into Software Platform
December 17, 2013 HARP Myths Debunked by Freddie Mac Exec
Mortgage News Daily | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 How Important Is Down Payment in Determining Default?
DSNews | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 Lenders Can Actually Benefit from Non-QM Lending -CoreLogic
Mortgage News Daily | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 New Mortgage Rules will Pinch Smaller Banks
The Tennessean | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 What the New Health Insurance Law Means for My Workers
The New York Times | December 16, 2013
December 17, 2013 Register for ALTA's Three Major Conferences for One Price
We’ve Got What Title Professionals Need: Plan Your 2014 Conference Schedule Now and Save More Than $400.
December 16, 2013 Economists: No Fed Taper This Week, But Soon
USA Today | December 15, 2013
December 16, 2013 Lenders Brace for QM on All Sides
HousingWire | December 13, 2013
December 16, 2013 10 Hot US Housing Markets To Watch In 2014
San Francisco Chronicle | December 13, 2013
December 16, 2013 Buying Your Dream Home? Here's How to Get a Loan
The Motley Fool | December 15, 2013
December 16, 2013 Mel Watt: A New Captain For America's Housing Market
NPR | December 13, 2014
December 16, 2013 U.S. FHA Says Facing $1.3 Billion Capital Shortfall
Reuters | December 13, 2013
December 16, 2013 West Is Best for Healthiest Housing Markets
DSNews | December 13, 2013
December 16, 2013 Top 10 Healthiest States
The Washington Post | December 13, 2013
December 16, 2013 Warren Buffet’s New Real Estate Brand Wants to Learn from — and Recruit — Millennials,
Inman News | December 12, 2013
December 16, 2013 Foreclosures Plunge as Housing Crisis Retreats
ABC News | December 12, 2013
December 16, 2013 Regulators Address How QMs, Non-QMs Fit with Other Standards
DS News | December 16, 2013
December 13, 2013 Mortgage Bankers not Amused with HUD's Lower High-cost Loan Limit
HousingWire | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 New Home Purchases Decrease 18%
HousingWire | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Mortgage Rates Slightly Lower in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 House Passes Budget Pact, but Not Farm Bill
The New York Times | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Mortgage Delinquency Rate to Slows in 2014, Report Says
HousingWire | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Fed Scorecard: Where Do Officials Stand on Tapering?
The Wall Street Journal | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Banks’ World Under Dodd-Frank Takes Shape With Volcker Rule
Bloomberg TV | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 What New Mortgage Rules Mean for Homebuyers
U.S. News & World Report | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Suspend Evictions for Holidays
Chicago Tribune | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Write-Down Reversal Helps Hovnanian Book 2013 Profit
The Wall Street Journal | December 12, 2013
December 13, 2013 Corker-Warner Bill a Triple Threat to Recovery, Trio Says
HousingWire | December 12, 2013
December 12, 2013 Fed Issues Guidance for Managing Service Providers
December 12, 2013 WFG National Title Names Senior Auditor
December 12, 2013 HUD Publishes Its Final Definition of a Qualified Mortgage
HousingWire | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 Analyst Says Watt at FHFA Could Revive 40-year Mortgages
MarketWatch | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 Businesses Stung by $15-an-Hour Pay
The Wall Street Journal | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 Mortgage Applications Increase For The First Time In 6 Weeks
Bloomberg | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 Toll Brothers Hits Limits of Luxury-Home Prices
The Wall Street Journal | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 National Institute of Standards and Technology Issues Cybersecurity Framework Draft
December 12, 2013 Jumbos Surge 34% With Record ARMs Belying ’08 Anxiety: Mortgages
Bloomberg | December 9, 2013
December 12, 2013 Housing-Finance Bills Won’t Meet 2013 Target, U.S. Lawmakers Say
Bloomberg | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 America’s Top 10 Winter Wonderlands
Homes.com | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 Regulators to Banks: Beware of Social Media
The Wall Street Journal | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 FHA Updates Underwriting Guidelines for Evaluating Borrower Risk
DS News | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 Bitcoin: Super Currency or Super Fad?
USA Today | December 11, 2013
December 12, 2013 New Partnership Offers Assessments, Certification to Data Security
December 12, 2013 An App That Will Never Forget a File
The New York Times | December 11, 2013
December 11, 2013 Senate Confirms Rep. Mel Watt to Lead Federal Housing Finance Agency
Politico | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 Title Insurers, Agents Defend Industry Practices During Hearing Before New York Regulator
The Wall Street Journal | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 U.S. Budget Agreement Eases Spending Cuts Over Two Years
Bloomberg | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 Regulators OK Volcker rule, Curbing Big Banks' High-risk Trades
The Los Angeles Times | December 11, 2013
December 11, 2013 Skyrocketing Rents Hit 'Crisis' Levels
NBC News | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 Are Seller Concessions Required?
The Wall Street Journal | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 Rising Mortgage Rates a Boon to Smaller Lenders
CNBC | December 6, 2013
December 11, 2013 5 Technologies That Push the Boundaries of Real Estate Marketing
Inman News | December 9, 2013
December 11, 2013 5 Reasons the Luxury Real Estate Market Is Booming
Fiscal Times | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 Obama's Housing Scorecard: Overall Housing Recovery Remains Fragile
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 What Caused Fannie and Freddie’s Failure?
Bloomberg TV | December 10, 2013
December 11, 2013 Housing Market Overstocked With Older Homes
AOL Real Estate | December 10, 2013
December 10, 2013 Eight New ALTA Endorsements, Two Policy Forms Revisions Published as Final
December 10, 2013 First American Acquires TSS Software
December 10, 2013 Hire Smart: How to Find, Keep and Pay Top Talent
December 10, 2013 ALTA Joins Brief in Case Before Supreme Court Addressing Rights to Abandoned Rail Lines
December 10, 2013 American Land Title Association Statement on Mel Watt Confirmation
ALTA's Press Release In Response to the U.S. Senate’s 57-41 Vote to Confirm Mel Watt as the Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency
December 10, 2013 Long-time General Counsel for CATIC Passes Away
December 10, 2013 North American Title Names Two State Agency Managers
December 10, 2013 Two ALTA Member Title Companies Recognized as Top Workplaces in Michigan
December 10, 2013 N.Y. Department of Financial Services to Hold Hearing on Cost of Title Insurance
The Wall Street Journal | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 Fitch Releases U.S. Title Industry 2014 Outlook Report
December 10, 2013 Fannie, Freddie to Raise Loan Fees
The Wall Street Journal | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 As Borrowers Emerge from Underwater, Cloud of Problem HELOCs Rises
DSNews | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 Expected Price Growth Strongest in West and South Markets
National Association of Realtors | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 Fed’s Plan to Taper Stimulus Effort Is Not Expected Until Next Year
The New York Times | December 8, 2013
December 10, 2013 Luxury Homeowners Hope to Score During Super Bowl
The Wall Street Journal | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 CoreLogic: Completed Foreclosures Fall by 30%
HousingWire | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 Real Estate Professionals may be Exempt from 3.8 Percent ‘Obamacare Tax’ on Rental Income
Inman News | December 10, 2013
December 10, 2013 6 Housing Trends To Watch For In 2014: Is This The Year Of Recovery?
The American Genius | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 Correcting Three Myths About the Housing Market
Reuters | December 9, 2013
December 10, 2013 Merrimack County, N.H. Partners With Pioneer Technology Group to Offer e-Recording
December 10, 2013 MISMO Extends Comment Period for Version 3.3 of Residential Reference Model
December 9, 2013 There’s Power in All Those User Reviews
The New York Times | December 7, 2013
December 9, 2013 Higher Home Prices Lift Spirits of 'Underwater' Borrowers
Sun Sentinel | December 8, 2013
December 9, 2013 HUD: New FHA Loan Limit Takes Effect Jan. 1
HousingWire | December 5, 2013
December 9, 2013 Senators Urge Against Loan Fee Increase in Budget Deal
The Wall Street Journal | December 6, 2013
December 9, 2013 Four Ways Mel Watt Could Change Housing Policy
The Wall Street Journal | December 5, 2013
December 9, 2013 2013: Luxury Lending Made Easy
The Wall Street Journal | December 5, 2013
December 9, 2013 Bank of America Accused of mortgage discrimination
Los Angeles Times| December 7, 2013
December 9, 2013 BofA Countrywide Judge Considers $166 Million Fraud Penalty
BusinessWeek | December 5, 2013
December 9, 2013 Homes Under the Hammer
The Wall Street Journal | December 5, 2013
December 9, 2013 Unemployment Rate at Lowest Level in Five Years
The Washington Post | December 6, 2013
December 9, 2013 PNC to Pay $89 Million to Freddie Mac to Settle Mortgage Dispute
Reuters | December 6, 2013
December 9, 2013 Investor Purchases Ebb in More Housing Markets
The Wall Street Journal | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 What If Steve Jobs Had Developed Housing?
Atlanta Business Chronicle | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Freddie Mac: 30-year Mortgage Rate 4.46%; Highest Since September
Los Angeles Times | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 CFPB Director Addresses QM Myths
HousingWire | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Small Markets Leading Way for 2014 Housing Recovery
Mortgage News Daily | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Realtor View: Title Insurance Safeguards Against Unforeseen Problems
Houston Chronicle | December 6, 2013
December 6, 2013 Insurance Carriers may be Held Accountable for Their Agents’ Wrongful Acts
Lexology | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 MBA: Mortgage Banker Profits Halved In Q3
Mortgage Orb | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Can Housing Bubbles be Controlled?
CBS MoneyWatch | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Branch Banking Is an Evolving Dinosaur: Rosner
Bloomberg TV | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Mobile Banking -- Take Two
Forbes | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 FHA Lays Down the Hammer on Multiple Lenders Again: Find Out Why
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 The Downside to F.H.A. Loans
The New York Times | December 5, 2013
December 6, 2013 Realtors Wise to be Schooled in Reverse Mortgage Pitfalls Before Recommending to Clients
Inman News | December 6, 2013
December 5, 2013 Lenders Will Play Role in Determining Which Entities Acceptable to Conduct Best Practice Assessments
December 5, 2013 American Land Title Association Statement on Federal Reserve Board Risk Management Guidelines
ALTA's Press Release In Response to the Release of the Federal Reserve System Board of Governors Guidance on Managing Outsourcing Risk
December 5, 2013 Protecting Non-public Personal Information: Understanding Compliance, Embracing the Cloud
December 5, 2013 Boost in New-Home Sales Greeted With Skepticism
The Wall Street Journal | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Accord Monitor Finds Servicers Missing Goals
Bloomberg | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 Quickly and Easily, Scanning and Storing Documents on the Go
The New York Times | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 Be a Leader in the Mortgage Industry
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 2, 2013
December 5, 2013 World's Largest Gingerbread House Rises in Texas
AOL Real Estate | December 3, 2013
December 5, 2013 Student Housing Goes Upmarket
The Wall Street Journal | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 Major Servicers Fail Seven Settlement Compliance Tests
DS News | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 How Real Estate Fits Into Your Retirement
U.S. News & World Report | December 2, 2013
December 5, 2013 Summers: Privatizing Fannie, Freddie Is Ludicrous
Bloomberg TV | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 Overlooked in Housing Reform Debate: Risk of Lender Concentration
American Banker | December 4, 2013
December 5, 2013 HARP: Past, Present and Future
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 5, 2013
December 4, 2013 Report: Lending Rules Could Have Cut Defaults in Half
The Wall Street Journal | December 3, 2013
December 4, 2013 Wells Fargo To Issue Non-QM Loans
MortgageOrb | December 3, 2013
December 4, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Slide for Fifth Straight Week
Reuters | December 4, 2013
December 4, 2013 Loophole Helps Criminals File Fraudulent Deeds
NBC Chicago | November 20, 2013
December 4, 2013 Holiday Home-buying May Pay Off
The Detroit News | December 2, 2013
December 4, 2013 Sellers No Longer Sitting Pretty
HousingWire | December 3, 2013
December 4, 2013 Detroit Eligible for Nation’s Largest Municipal Bankruptcy Filing, Federal Judge Rules
The Washington Post | December 3, 2013
December 4, 2013 Stranger Moves Into Family’s Home While They are Away — Visiting Dying Relative
New York Daily News | November 30, 2013
December 4, 2013 The Salary You Must Earn to Buy a Home in 25 Cities,
HSH.com | November 15, 2013
December 4, 2013 Senators Warn HUD, Treasury About Lingering Eminent Domain Proposals
HousingWire | December 2, 2013
December 4, 2013 The Mortgage Fraud Triangle: What It Means for Your Business
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | December 2, 2013
December 4, 2013 Senators Urge Cordray to Delay New Mortgage Rules
Credit Union Times | December 3, 2013
December 4, 2013 5 Signs You’re Ready to Be a Homeowner
Fox Business | December 3, 2013
December 3, 2013 Senators Warn HUD, Treasury About Lingering Eminent Domain Proposals
HousingWire | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Federal Appeals Court Issues Opinion in RESPA Case
December 3, 2013 FHFA Announces Overhaul of Mortgage Insurance Master Policy Requirements
December 3, 2013 ALTA Reports Q3 Title Premium Volume Increases 14 Percent
December 3, 2013 The Docket: How Does a Public Record Become a 'Public Record?'
December 3, 2013 AtClose Integrates With UPS
December 3, 2013 WFG National Title Names Two to Lead National Commercial Group
December 3, 2013 Stewart Title Insures Deal for Polish Shopping Center
December 3, 2013 National Signing Service Partners with ResWare
December 3, 2013 Are Cash Sales Creating a Dangerous Mirage?
DSNews | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Bank of America to Pay Freddie Mac $404 Million in Mortgage Settlement
Reuters | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Lack of Confidence Weighs on Housing
HousingWire | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Trends in MBS & ARM Issuance; Freddie on Tornado Region; RESPA on Gifts for Referrals
Mortgage News Daily | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Planning to Buy a Home in 2014? Get Ready Now
AOL Real Estate | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Does Real Estate Give Spectacular Returns?
Business Standard | December 1, 2013
December 3, 2013 Insight: A New Wave of U.S. Mortgage Trouble Threatens
Reuters | November 26, 2013
December 3, 2013 Unconventional Condo Financing
The Wall Street Journal | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 Surge in Public Construction Spending Offsets Private Pullback
The Wall Street Journal | December 2, 2013
December 3, 2013 The Climbing Cost of Condo Care
The Wall Street Journal | December 1, 2013
December 2, 2013 2014 Ushers in 5% Mortgage Rates
HousingWire | November 27, 2013
December 2, 2013 If You Build It, Will They Come?
The Wall Street Journal | November 26, 2013
December 2, 2013 A Look at Case-Shiller by Metro Area
The Wall Street Journal | November 26, 2013
December 2, 2013 New Lending Rules Set to Raise the Cost of Borrowing: S&P
HousingWire | November 26, 2013
December 2, 2013 Amazon Unveils Drone Delivery Plan
The Washington Post | December 1, 2013
December 2, 2013 Can You Use the Good-faith Estimate to Shop Mortgage Prices?
Daily Herald | November 30, 2013
December 2, 2013 Rising Interest Rates Weigh on Real Estate Funds
ABC News | November 30, 2013
December 2, 2013 CFPB's Take on Affiliate Fees, Loans Under $100k, and Several Other Recent Announcements
Mortgage News Daily | November 29, 2013
December 2, 2013 Housing Data Boost U.S. Outlook
Los Angeles Times | November 26, 2013
December 2, 2013 Affordable Care Act Rules That Employers Have An Eye On
The Washington Post | December 1, 2013
November 27, 2013 Survey Shows Americans Remain Thankful for Home Ownership
National Mortgage News | November 22, 2013
November 27, 2013 GSEs Update Short Sale Policies
DSNews | November 25, 2013
November 27, 2013 Housing Market Reports Reveal a Mixed Bag of Results
HousingWire | November 26, 2013
November 27, 2013 Turkey Day — Prices of Homes and Dinners
Forbes | November 25, 2013
November 27, 2013 A Place for Real Estate on Pinterest?
The Wall Street Journal | November 21, 2013
November 27, 2013 Foreclosed Sales at U.S. Auctions Double as Prices Gain
Bloomberg | November 26, 2013
November 27, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Slip in Latest Week
Reuters | November 27, 2013
November 27, 2013 Housing Market Showing More Signs of Fraying at the Edges
NBC News | November 26, 2013
November 27, 2013 Why Mel Watt Heading Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Will Push HARP 3.0 To The Forefront
The Mortgage Reports | November 26, 2013
November 27, 2013 Are Higher Rates Killing the Housing Recovery?
The Washington Post | November 26, 2013
November 27, 2013 Public Comment Period Extended for MISMO's Residential Reference Model
National Mortgage News Daily | November 27, 2013
November 26, 2013 North Dakota Guaranty & Title Names VP of Commercial Services
November 26, 2013 CFPB Releases Final Regulation for Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
November 26, 2013 The Docket: Appeals Court Addresses Insurer’s Duty to Defend
November 26, 2013 Title Financial Corporation Acquires Wyoming Agency
November 26, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Loan Limits Unchanged in 2014
November 26, 2013 Hearing Set to Consider Insolvency, Liquidation of Southern Title
November 26, 2013 MERS Wins Dismissal of Two Washington Lawsuits, Joint Recording Cases In Massachusetts
November 26, 2013 Insight: A New Wave of U.S. Mortgage Trouble Threatens
Reuters | November 26, 2013
November 26, 2013 Conflicting Mortgage Rules Prolong Reign of the GSEs
American Banker | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 Pending Home Sales Take a Quick Turn South
The Wall Street Journal | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 Metropolitan Title Agency Opens New Office, Adds to Staff
November 26, 2013 Stewart’s Pyle Named a 2013 Woman of Influence by HousingWire
November 26, 2013 Residential Home Sales Continue to Climb: RealtyTrac
HousingWire | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 City Where It's Now Illegal to Smoke in Your Own Home
AOL Real Estate | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 Hidden Health Costs for Small Businesses?
The Wall Street Journal | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 Americans Need Financial Education, Report Says
CNBC | November 23, 2013
November 26, 2013 Unconventional Condo Financing
The Wall Street Journal | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 5 Housing Bubbles to Watch
Fortune | November 22, 2013
November 26, 2013 Forged Document Calls into Question Condo Ownership
The Washington Post | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 NAMB Encouraged by CFPB's New Consumer Disclosure Measure
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 Buyers and Renters Find Opportunities in Tight Market
Chicago Tribune | November 25, 2013
November 26, 2013 Washington Attorney General Goes After Second Company for Deed Scam
November 25, 2013 Be Charitable, But Be Smart About Your Giving
USA Today | November 21, 2013
November 25, 2013 Real Estate Crowdfunding: Why It’s a Big Deal
Inman News | November 25, 2013
November 25, 2013 Title Insurance May Cover Buyer Defrauded in Condo Purchase
Chicago Tribune | November 24, 2013
November 25, 2013 Third-party Originated Loans Reach More Pristine Performance Levels
HousingWire | November 22, 2013
November 25, 2013 Weak October Sales Have Home Builders Fretting About Spring
The Wall Street Journal | November 22, 2013
November 25, 2013 On the Job: Use the Right Words to Get Results
USA Today | November 24, 2013
November 25, 2013 This Loan Is No Vacation
The Wall Street Journal | 21, 2013
November 25, 2013 FHA Loan Difficulties; Monitoring Counterparties, Affiliate Fees; Selling Loans Servicing Retained?
Mortgage News Daily | November 23, 2013
November 25, 2013 New Head of FHFA Expected
DS News | November 25, 2013
November 25, 2013 Foreclosure Inventory Plunges Nearly 30%
DS News | November 22, 2013
November 25, 2013 How to Avoid The Three Most Obnxious Bank Fees
Forbes | November 23, 2013
November 22, 2013 10 Priciest Streets on the Planet
ABC News | November 20, 2013
November 22, 2013 Report: Big Shift in US Housing Market in 2014
World Property Channel | November 20, 2013
November 22, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Attract Investors
The Washington Post | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 Senate Rule Change Could Ease Housing Regulator’s Confirmation
The Wall Street Journal | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 Negative Equity Rate Drops at a Record Pace
HousingWire | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Dips to 4.22%
USA Today | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 Senate Banking Panel Approves Yellen for Federal Reserve Chairmanship
The Washington Post | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 Strip Mall Blues
The Wall Street Journal | November 19, 2013
November 22, 2013 Mortgage Insurers Are Not a Panacea to Stable Housing Finance Reform
HousingWire | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 CFPB: Financial Marketing Outpaces Money Spent on Financial Education
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | November 21, 2013
November 22, 2013 How the Banks Are Winning Now
Time | November 22, 2013
November 21, 2013 CFPB’s Cordray Comments on Best Practices, Industry’s Efforts to Protect Consumers
November 21, 2013 Best Practices Assessment Preparation Workbook
November 21, 2013 Best Practices Assessment Procedures
November 21, 2013 Cloudstar Names Strategic Account Manager
November 21, 2013 Industry Leaders Largely Pleased With New Mortgage Disclosure Forms
Inman News | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 Consumer Bureau Yields to Title Insurers on Mortgage Rule
Bloomberg | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 'Resurgent Housing Sector' to Lead 2014 Economic Recovery
RealtorMag | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 Mortgage-Bond Naysayers Jump the Gun
The Wall Street Journal | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 Home Sales Fall as Prices Rise
Reuters | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 How Long to Build An Apartment Building?
The Wall Street Journal | November 19, 2013
November 21, 2013 Ginnie Mae No Longer Weighing Bond Shakeup, President Tozer Says
Bloomberg | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 What You Need to Know About Title Insurance
Realty Biz News | November 19, 2013
November 21, 2013 FHFA-OIG: Fannie Servicers Fall Short in Collecting Required Short Sales Data
HousingWire | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 CFPB Remains Standing, but Congressional Push to Reshape it Continues
HousingWire | November 20, 2013
November 21, 2013 Better Buy: Fannie Mae or Bitcoin?
The Motley Fool | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 CFPB Releases Final Rule for Integrated Mortgage Disclosures; Watch the Field Hearing Live
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 Title Insurance Calculation Dropped From U.S. Mortgage-Form Rule
Bloomberg | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 Few Support Delaying Changes in Flood Insurance
ABC News | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 Consumers Cash Deposits Can Delay Closings
AOL Real Estate | November 18, 2013
November 20, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Application Volume Fell 2.3% in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 Special Loans for Ranchland Homes
The Wall Street Journal | November 14, 2013
November 20, 2013 JPMorgan Says 'Mea Culpa' in $13 Billion Settlement with U.S.
Reuters | November 19, 2013
November 20, 2013 Does the Bell Toll for Independent Mortgage Brokers?
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | November 19, 2013
November 20, 2013 CFPB: Consumers are Overloaded with Financial Products Marketing
Reveres Mortgage Daily | November 19, 2013
November 20, 2013 Is the U.S. Housing Market Far Worse than Reported?
Nasdaq | November 19, 2013
November 20, 2013 Senate Banking Panel to Vote Thursday on Yellen Fed Nomination
Fox Business | November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013 Deadline Friday to Submit Presentation Proposals for 2014 Business Strategies Conference
November 19, 2013 ALTA CEO to Testify during CFPB Field Hearing on Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
November 19, 2013 Knight Barry Acquires Company, Opens New Offices
November 19, 2013 Study: E-documents Improve Closing Experience; Quicken Loans Tops Consumer Satisfaction
November 19, 2013 E-Recording Now Available in New York City
November 19, 2013 North American Title Names General Counsel
November 19, 2013 Capital Land Settlements Expands South Florida Footprint
November 19, 2013 reQuire Names Chief Operating Officer
November 19, 2013 Report: New Integrated Mortgage Disclosures to Go Into Effect August 2015
Bloomberg | November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013 JPMorgan Will Face Deadline to Help Homeowners
The Washington Post | November 18, 2013
November 19, 2013 More Cities Consider Using Eminent Domain to Halt Foreclosures
The New York Times | November 15, 2013
November 19, 2013 Housing Recovery Stumbling Block: Weak Household Formation
Chicago Tribune | November 15, 2013
November 19, 2013 Are You Stuck if You Overpaid on a Home?
The Wall Street Journal | November 18, 2013
November 19, 2013 Florida-based Title Company Makes Acquisition
November 19, 2013 Senate Banking Panel Schedules Vote on Yellen for Fed This Week
Bloomberg | November 18, 2013
November 19, 2013 Real Estate Agent Offering Rolls-Royce With Purchase of $12.75 Million Mansion
WPBF-News | November 15, 2013
November 19, 2013 Builder Confidence Stays Frozen
HousingWire | November 18, 2013
November 19, 2013 TLTA CEO Awarded Top Association Honor
November 19, 2013 Square Kills Flat Fee for Small Firms
The Wall Street Journal | November 18, 2013
November 19, 2013 For Reverse Lenders, Not All Financial Planners are Equal
Reverse Mortgage Daily | November 18, 2013
November 19, 2013 Who Has Access to Your Borrowers’ Data?
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | November 18, 2013
November 18, 2013 CFPB Issues Enforcement Order Against Republic Mortgage Insurance Corp.
HousingWire | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 Home Values in Big Cities Took Biggest Hit in Recession, Study Says
AOL Real Estate | November 14, 2013
November 18, 2013 JPMorgan Reaches Tentative $4.5B Settlement
HousingWire | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 Why California Homeowners Could Avoid a Tax Hit
The Wall Street Journal | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 Extension of Benefits for Jobless Is Set to End
The New York Times | November 17, 2013
November 18, 2013 JPMorgan Chase to Pay $4.5 Billion in Mortgage Security Deal
Reuters | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 The Great Qualified Mortgage Yawn
Forbes | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 Ackman Takes Fannie Mae Stake as Berkowitz Plans Revamp
BusinessWeek | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 How to Prepare for Potential Housing Weakness
Nasdaq | November 18, 2013
November 18, 2013 Stupid Things Finance People Say
USA Today | November 15, 2013
November 18, 2013 Record Number of Women in Workforce
The Wall Street Journal | November 15, 2013
November 15, 2013 Should I Prepay, Refinance or Both?
FOX Business | November 12, 2013
November 15, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Jumps to 4.35%
USA Today | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 Homes Sold at a Faster Clip in September: Zillow
HousingWire | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 Judicial Foreclosure Auctions Elevate Foreclosure Activity
DSNews | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 Housing Cannot Improve Without Better Jobs Data
HousingWire | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 Small Business and ObamaCare
The Wall Street Journal | November 12, 2013
November 15, 2013 J.D. Powers' Mortgage Survey; 38 Business Days Until QM - Chance of Delay, CFPB's Counseling Site
Mortgage News Daily | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 A 7-Point Plan for Working Parents
The Wall Street Journal | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 The Shocking Plan for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
The Motley Fool | November 14, 2014
November 15, 2013 Guidelines Help Heirs Assume and Modify Loans
The New York Times | November 14, 2013
November 15, 2013 Navigating the New World of Mortgage Rules
BusinessWeek | November 14, 2013
November 14, 2013 Echoworx Partners with Cloudstar to Provide Email Encryption Solutions
November 14, 2013 Entrust Offers Centralized Disbursing Option to Help Preserve Role of Agents
November 14, 2013 Jumbo Mortgages Get Cheaper Than Other Mortgages
CNNMoney | November 13, 2013
November 14, 2013 Yellen Says Economy Performing ‘Far Short’ of Potential
Bloomberg | November 14, 2013
November 14, 2013 White House Puts Price on Government Shutdown
The New York Times | November 8, 2013
November 14, 2013 CFPB Sets Enforcement Sights on Green Tree
HousingWire | November 13, 2013
November 14, 2013 Plots & Ploys: Sale of the Century
The Wall Street Journal | November 13, 2013
November 14, 2013 Where the Next Huge Real Estate Bubble May Be Building
Time | November 12, 2013
November 14, 2013 Shadow Banking Remains, but Casts Smaller Shadow
Bloomberg | November 12, 2013
November 14, 2013 GSE Reform Captures Political Attention
HousingWire | November 14, 2013
November 14, 2013 HUD Said to Fail in Bid to Sell $450 Million of FHA Mortgages
BusinessWeek | November 14, 2013
November 14, 2013 Online Reputation: New Methods Emerge For Quashing Fake, Defamatory Reviews
Forbes | October 30, 2013
November 14, 2013 Mortgage Insurance Costs Make FHA Loans a Bad Deal
CBS MoneyWatch | November 13, 2013
November 13, 2013 Consumers Can See 'Best Performing Agents' in Two Test Markets
Inman News | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 Mortgage Applications Dip in Latest Week
CNBC | November 13, 2013
November 13, 2013 Hawaii Poised to Become 15th State to Legalize Gay Marriage
The Los Angeles Times | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 D.R. Horton: If Spring Sales Lag, Big Discounts on Tap
The Wall Street Journal | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 Sliding in Safe: Lenders Can Avoid a CFPB Probe Early On
HousingWire | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 MBA: Mortgage Lending Loosens Up a Bit
HousingWire | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 Late-payment Rate on Mortgages at 5-year Low
USA Today | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 Freddie Mac Turns to Reinsurer to Increase Risk-Sharing Efforts
BusinessWeek | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 BofA Might Pay Fine over Risky RMBS - Analyst Blog
Nasdaq | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 The Truth About No or Low Down Payment Mortgages
Fox News | November 12, 2013
November 13, 2013 FHA Chief Talks Financial Assessment Delay, Reverse Marketers Reshape Message
Reverse Mortgage Daily | November 12, 2013
November 12, 2013 CFPB Files Second Brief in Longstanding RESPA Case
November 12, 2013 Unified Message Helps Promote Title Industry’s Value
November 12, 2013 CFPB Targets Mortgage Company for Allegedly Steering Consumers into Costlier Loans
November 12, 2013 ALTA Board Member Honored for Dedication to Legal Profession, Community
November 12, 2013 Toll Brothers to Purchase California Builder for $1.6 Billion
November 12, 2013 Survey Indicates Pennsylvania Property Tax Certification Clearance Process Needs Changed
November 12, 2013 Stewart Title Launches National Homebuilder and Developer Sales Team
November 12, 2013 North American Title Names State Managers
November 12, 2013 NAR Sees Home Prices Rising in 2014, Rates Jumping to 5.4%
The Wall Street Journal | November 8, 2013
November 12, 2013 Analysts Say Government Should Continue 'Significant' Role in Housing
DSNews | November 8, 2013
November 12, 2013 Market for Office Properties Is Heating Up
The New York Times | November 8, 2013
November 12, 2013 BofA Should Pay $863 Million in Fannie Mae Case: U.S.
Bloomberg | November 10, 2013
November 12, 2013 Obama Scorecard: Despite Improvements, Housing Remains Fragile
HousingWire | November 8, 2013
November 12, 2013 The Best Small Towns for Retirement
USA Today | November 8, 2013
November 12, 2013 DeMarco: People Are Forgetting Why Fannie, Freddie Failed
The New York Times | November 11, 2013
November 12, 2013 Why Rising Mortgage Rates Are Overblown
The Motley Fool | November 11, 2013
November 12, 2013 Housing Market Another Battlefield for U.S. Vets
San Francisco Chronicle | November 11, 2013
November 12, 2013 Three Factors That Could Shape the Fate of Housing Overhaul
The Wall Street Journal | November 12, 2013
November 12, 2013 To Persuade People, Tell Them a Story
The Wall Street Journal | November 9, 2013
November 8, 2013 The Mighty Oak, King of Street Names
The Wall Street Journal | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Financial Watchdog’s Key Tool: Consumers’ Complaints
The Wall Street Journal | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 The Keywords Being Used to Sell Homes
The Wall Street Journal | November 6, 2013
November 8, 2013 5 Most Expensive and Most Affordable Housing Markets
FOX News | November 6, 2013
November 8, 2013 Down With the Down Payments
The Wall Street Journal | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Edges Up to 4.16%
USA Today | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Taxpayers Close to Breaking Even on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Bailout
Reuters | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Worldwide Identity Thieves Steal Millions in Tax Refunds
USA Today | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Richard Cordray: Hill Scrutiny Helps Us
Politico | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Post Strong Earnings for 3Q; will Finish Paying US Aid or Come Close
The Washington Post | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 'Qualified' Loans, Redefined
The New York Times | November 7, 2013
November 8, 2013 Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan: Housing Market ‘Fairly Stable’
The Wall Street Journal | November 8, 2013
November 7, 2013 ALTA Best Practices Can Help Lenders Meet OCC Risk-management Guidance
November 7, 2013 American Land Title Association Praises Cordray for Comments on Market Practices
ALTA's Press Release In Response to Comments Made Today by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray
November 7, 2013 Cloudstar Offers ResWare Customers Compliant Cloud Server
November 7, 2013 Report: Homes Looking Overvalued in Coastal California
The Wall Street Journal | November 6, 2013
November 7, 2013 Home Prices Rise in Most U.S. Metro Areas
The Wall Street Journal | November 6, 2013
November 7, 2013 Why Fannie and Freddie Are Paying Back Uncle Sam
The Wall Street Journal | November 6, 2013
November 7, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Application Volume Fell 7% in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | November 6, 2013
November 7, 2013 Banks Offering Mortgages With Only 5% Down Payments
CNN Money | November 5, 2013
November 7, 2013 Buyers Face Low Inventory Despite High Vacancy Rates
The Wall Street Journal | November 6, 2013
November 7, 2013 U.S. Home Ownership Rate Holds Near 18-Year Lows
Reuters | November 5, 2013
November 7, 2013 MortgageIT to Pay $12.1M in Mortgage Discrimination Settlement
American Banker | November 7, 2013
November 7, 2013 GSEs Ordered Servicers to Stop Benefiting From Captive Reinsurance Arrangements
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | November 5, 2013
November 7, 2013 CMBS Seen Soaring Next Year in Real Estate Lending Growth
Bloomberg | November 7, 2013
November 7, 2013 Schedule of Upcoming Best Practice Presentations
November 6, 2013 FHFA Directs GSEs to Restrict Force-placed Insurance Practices
HousingWire | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 Former Title Company Owner Wins Virginia Governor’s Race
The Washington Post | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 ALTA Member Company Highlighted for 'Green' Efforts
Business First | October 30, 2013
November 6, 2013 Lawmakers Approve Gay Marriage in Illinois
Chicago Tribune | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 Finally, a Good Time to Sell the Business
The Wall Street Journal | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 Distressed Home Sales: Rising or Falling? It Depends on the Source
The Wall Street Journal | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 HUD Adapts Foreclosure Process for Reverse Mortgages
Reversed Mortgage Daily | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 How Men, Women Differ on Home Buying
RealtorMag | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 HUD Settles With BofA Over Lending Discrimination Tied to Refis
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 Freddie Mac Defeats Lawsuit Over Pre-crisis Disclosures
Chicago Tribune | November 5, 2013
November 6, 2013 Healthcare.gov Isn't The Only Federal Website That's Harming Consumers
Forbes | November 5, 2013
November 5, 2013 CFPB to Host Public Hearing on Integrated Mortgage Disclosures
November 5, 2013 Guide to Understanding the Qualified Mortgage
November 5, 2013 SoftPro Announces One Millionth Business Exchange Transaction
November 5, 2013 N.C.-Based Investors Title Announces Q3 Results
November 5, 2013 Tips on Building Your Workforce and Hiring Rock Stars
November 5, 2013 OCC Reports Continued Improvement in Mortgage Performance
November 5, 2013 Take Advantage of Expiring Business Tax Breaks
November 5, 2013 Vendor Management Association Closes Doors
November 5, 2013 Few Banks Easing Mortgage Standards in Response to Higher Rates, Fed Says
The Wall Street Journal | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 Analysts Say Double-Digit Appreciation Will Come to an End by 2014
HousingWire | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 NAR Report Says Singles and First-Timers Squeezed Out
RealtorMag | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 Cities With the Widest Gap Between Rich and Poor
USA Today | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 Homebuilders TRI Pointe, Weyerhaeuser Real Estate to Merge
The Los Angeles Times | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 Maxine Waters Places Housing Reform on Chopping Block
HousingWire | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 Young and Smart, but Millennials Face Homebuying Hurdles
CNN Money | October 31, 2013
November 5, 2013 Report: New Wave of Delinquencies from ARM Resets Unlikely
DSNews | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 If You Buy a Foreclosure, Expect Problems
The Washington Post | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 Citi Non-Agency Deal; CFPB Goes After Affiliate Business Relationships; RESPA & Gifts
Mortgage News Daily | November 4, 2013
November 5, 2013 "Maintaining Familiarity" – A Summary of Amendments Through October 1, 2013 to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) Ability to Repay (ATR) Rules
National Law Review | November 3, 2013
November 4, 2013 States Where It's Cheapest to Own a Home
AOL Real Estate | October 31, 2013
November 4, 2013 Aging Housing Inventory Presents Bargain-Hunting Opportunities
Mortgage Daily News | October 31, 2013
November 4, 2013 New Options for Small Businesses Looking to Go Paperless
The New York Times | November 4, 2013
November 4, 2013 Americans Say America Is Still No. 1, For Now
The Wall Street Journal | November 3, 2013
November 4, 2013 Could Fracking Boom Fizzle Faster than Expected
USA Today | November 3, 2013
November 4, 2013 HAMP's Redefault Rate at 27% and Likely to Rise
DSNews | November 1, 2013
November 4, 2013 Mortgages Made, Even When Courts Slow Recoveries
ABA Banking Journal | November 2, 2013
November 4, 2013 Home Builders Have Marginal Concern for 2014
The Wall Street Journal | November 1, 2013
November 4, 2013 Congress: Watt Becomes First Sitting Member Blocked for Appointment Since 1843
NBC News | November 2, 2013
November 4, 2013 Wells Fargo in Settlement with FHFA - Analyst Blog
Nasdaq | November 2, 2013
November 4, 2013 House GOP Probes Consumer Bureau's Ties to Research Firm
The Hill | November 3, 2013
November 1, 2013 SunTrust Mortgage Exiting Broker Lending
HousingWire | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 The Growing Popularity of the Prenup
The Wall Street Journal | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 Average Rate on 30-year Mortgage at 4.1%
USA Today | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 Feds Loosen 'Use-it-or-lose-it' Rule on Health Accounts
USA Today | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 A Home Court Advantage
The Wall Street Journal | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 Twitter Alters Feed to Add Images
The New York Times | October 29, 2013
November 1, 2013 FAA to Allow Gate-to-gate Use of Personal Electronics
The Washington Post | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 Qualified Mortgage Rule on Horizon, Getting Closer
ABA Banking Journal | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 Fannie Mae Sues Nine Banks for Rigging Libor
Reuters | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 US Housing Market Faces Potential Headwinds
Nasdaq | October 31, 2013
November 1, 2013 Foroohar: Housing Will Not Save the Economy
Time | October 31, 2013
October 31, 2013 Workgroup Announces New Loan Signing Standards for Notaries
October 31, 2013 Some Houses of Horrors Sell Undetected
USA Today | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 Fed Extends Stimulus as Growth Stumbles
The New York Times | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 Rent or Sell During the Off-Season?
The Wall Street Journal | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 Lying About Income to Get a Mortgage Now an Even Bigger Mistake
AOL Real Estate | October 29, 2013
October 31, 2013 Top 20 Cities for Trick or Treating
Zillow Blog | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 Why a Real Estate Brokerage 'Cloud Office' Beats a 'Virtual Office
Inman News | October 29, 2013
October 31, 2013 Web Giants Threaten End to Cookie Tracking
The Wall Street Journal | October 28, 2013
October 31, 2013 Mortgage Refinancing Projected to Plunge in 2014 as Rates Rise
Los Angeles Times | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 House GOP Pushing for Checks on Controversial Consumer Bureau
The Hill | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 Lenders Call on Congress to Curb CFPB Power
Reverse Mortgage Daily | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 Third Party Service Provider Risk Assessment
Mondaq | October 31, 2013
October 31, 2013 Housing Finance Reform Gets a Jolt of Mmomentum
The Hill | October 30, 2013
October 31, 2013 CoreLogic: Home Prices Rose in Nearly 90% of U.S. Metros in 2Q
HousingWire | October 30, 2013
October 30, 2013 American Land Title Association Statement on OCC Risk Management Guidelines
ALTA's Press Release In Response to the Release of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) Risk Management Guidance
October 30, 2013 Little Sign of Housing Bubble in Land Prices
Bloomberg | October 28, 2013
October 30, 2013 Mortgage Originations Expected to Fall 32% in 2014
HousingWire | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Application Volume Rose 6.4% in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | October 30, 2013
October 30, 2013 Banks, Business Trade Groups Push for CFPB Reform
HousingWire | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 10 Best Places to Retire
CNN Money | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 Spooky Real Estate Stories
RealtorMag | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 Census: Americans are Moving Again
USA Today | October 26, 2013
October 30, 2013 Here’s Zillow’s Strategy for Dominating Online Real Estate
The Washington Post | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 CFPB Pursuing Individuals, Seeking Admissions of Guilt
Mortgage News Daily | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 Rep. Frank: Revamped Mortgage Rules a 'Grave Error'
The Wall Street Journal | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 U.S. City Housing Prices Rise Most Since 2006
Bloomberg TV | October 29, 2013
October 30, 2013 Cordray Defends QM Regs: On-Site at MBA
Credit Union Times | October 29, 2013
October 29, 2013 The Docket: Massachusetts Supreme Court Addresses Insurer’s Duty to Defend
October 29, 2013 Fidelity Releases Earnings for Third Quarter
October 29, 2013 First American Reports Third-Quarter Earnings
October 29, 2013 Old Republic Announces Q3 Results
October 29, 2013 Stewart Shares Q3 Earnings Results
October 29, 2013 Help Find a Cure, Get Your Pink ‘Keep Calm and Love Title’ Shirt
October 29, 2013 ALTA Board Adopts Eight New Endorsements, Two Policy Forms Revisions
October 29, 2013 A.M. Best Reports Title Industry Poised to Navigate Potential Choppy Seas
October 29, 2013 PRIA Board Approves Models of eRecording Paper for Publication
October 29, 2013 Virginia County Partners With Simplifile to Offer e-Recording
October 29, 2013 Westcor Plans to Move Headquarters
October 29, 2013 MISMO Version 3 Reference Model General Information Guide Released for Public Comment
October 29, 2013 Six Ways to Ensure Qualified Borrowers Can Get Mortgages
The Wall Street Journal | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 Bipartisan Deal in Congress to Delay Flood Insurance Hike
The Washington Post | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 Pending Home Sales Slip: Flat Sales Next Year?
USA Today | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 Home Buyers Take a High Risk for a Low Interest Rate
The Wall Street Journal | October 24, 2013
October 29, 2013 Federal Money Slow to Get to Homeowners
USA Today | October 29, 2013
October 29, 2013 Real-Estate Prices Begin to Firm Up in Areas Hit by Flooding
The Wall Street Journal | October 29, 2013
October 29, 2013 Big Investors Buy Up Homes in Key Markets
USA Today | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 What Could Be Scarier Than a Paranormal Hot Dog Stand?
The Wall Street Journal | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 FHA Healthier than Subsidy from U.S. Treasury Suggests - Official
Reuters | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 Regulators Vow to Work with Industry on Mortgage Rules
The Hill | October 28, 2013
October 29, 2013 White House Mounts Push to Win Confirmation for Housing Nominee
Chicago Tribune | October 28, 2013
October 28, 2013 ALTA Responds to Consumer Groups’ Attack Title Insurance
ALTA Advocacy Update - October 28, 2013
October 28, 2013 ALTA Sends Comment Letter to FASB on Proposed Accounting Changes
ALTA Advocacy Update - October 28, 2013
October 28, 2013 MBA Urges FHA to Adopt QM Safe Harbor
HousingWire | October 28, 2013
October 28, 2013 Taking Your Phone Into a Meeting? Read This First
The Wall Street Journal | October 24, 2013
October 28, 2013 Haunted Real Estate: Realtor Recalls Frightening Experiences as a Newbie
Inman News | October 26, 2013
October 28, 2013 Questions Remain on State of FHA’s Mortgage Insurance Fund
Reverse Mortgage Daily | October 26, 2013
October 28, 2013 New York Fed Examines Mortgage Real Estate Investment Trusts: FT
Chicago Tribune | October 26, 2013
October 28, 2013 Brilliant Map Shows When Most of the Homes in Your Area Were Built
Slate | October 26, 2013
October 28, 2013 LinkedIn Puts A Face To E-Mail With 'Intro,' Sees Mobile Usage Soar
Forbes | October 24, 2013
October 28, 2013 Forget Affordability -- Housing's Trends Signal A Bright Future
Forbes | October 27, 2013
October 28, 2013 Construction Jobs Are Rebounding -- Except for Housing
The Motley Fool | October 27, 2013
October 28, 2013 JPMorgan to Pay $5.1 Billion to Settle Mortgage Claims
Bloomberg | October 26, 2013
October 28, 2013 Estate Once Home to Michael Jackson Will Go On the Market for $19.5 Million
The Wall Street Journal | October 25, 2013
October 28, 2013 JPMorgan to Pay Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac $5.1 Billion Over Mortgage Securities
The Washington Post | October 27, 2013
October 28, 2013 7 Countries With Better Homeownership Rates Than the U.S.
The Motley Fool | October 26, 2013
October 25, 2013 CFPB Hits Kentucky Law Firm With RESPA Suit
The Wall Street Journal | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 DeMarco: No Mortgage Limit Declines Before Spring 2014
The Wall Street Journal | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Falls to 4.13%
USA Today | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 Citigroup Selling Servicing Rights as Banks Shrink Role
Bloomberg | October 25, 2013
October 25, 2013 Half of Nation's Foreclosed Homes Still Occupied
CNNMoney | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 Report: Housing Inventory Fell in September
The Wall Street Journal | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 Fed Proposes a Rule to Help Big Banks Stay Liquid in Times of Crisis
The New York Times | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 Study: Making Direct Eye Contact Is Not An Effective Way To Persuade
Forbes | October 21, 2013
October 25, 2013 FHA Commissioner: Government Should Act as Backstop to Private Capital
HousingWire | October 24, 2013
October 25, 2013 Computer Virus Spreading That Means You Never Get To See Your Files Again
Forbes | October 22, 2013
October 24, 2013 Best Practices, Not Magic is Key to Customer Satisfaction
October 24, 2013 DataMotion Provides Email Encryption Services to Fidelity National Title Group’s Settlement Agents
October 24, 2013 Home Loans Become a Little Easier to Get
USA Today | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 Boise-based Title Company Announces Compliance With Audit Standards
October 24, 2013 Bank of America Found Liable for Countrywide Fraud
The New York Times | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 Cole Real Estate to Merge into American Realty Capital Affiliate
HousingWire | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 Rate Buydowns a Downer for Home Builders
The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 West Coast Home Builder Nears $2.7 Billion Deal
The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 MBA Calls on Regulators to Align QRM with QM
HousingWire | October 24, 2013
October 24, 2013 Memo to Workers: The Boss Is Watching
The Wall Street Journal | October 22, 2013
October 24, 2013 FHA Sounds Alarm on CBO Data
HousingWire | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 Shrinking Lenders in Mortgage Hub Cut Into Recovery: Real Estate
Bloomberg | October 22, 2013
October 24, 2013 U.S. Consumer Watchdog Says Committed to Stiff Penalties
Reuters | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 Bank Regulators Assure Lenders on Mortgage Standards
The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2013
October 24, 2013 Focus on Housing Policy
The Hill | October 23, 2013
October 23, 2013 Housing Construction Gains Not Translating to Much Hiring
The Wall Street Journal | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 Bank Regulators Assure Lenders on Mortgage Standards
The Wall Street Journal | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 The Clock is Ticking: New Points and Fees on Mortgages Coming Soon
HousingWire | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 Employment Shows 'Missing Households' Still Weigh on Housing
The Wall Street Journal | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 FHA Bailout Pushes Federal Deficit to $22B
HousingWire | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 Cities with the Biggest Pay Hikes
CNN Money | October 16, 2013
October 23, 2013 Feeling Squeezed in Coach Class? Plane Seats Are Shrinking
The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2013
October 23, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Dip, but Purchase Demand Edges Up
Reuters | October 23, 2013
October 23, 2013 Want to Know Who Died in Your Home? Check This Site
USA Today | October 19, 2013
October 23, 2013 FHA Seeks Patience from Lenders on Reverse Mortgages Post-Shutdown
Reverse Mortgage Daily | October 21, 2013
October 23, 2013 BofA's Countrywide Loans Were `In the Ditch,' U.S. Says
Reuters | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 In a Hurry to Get Your Tax Refund? Government Shutdown Causes IRS to Delay 2014 Tax Season
USA Today | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 J.P. Morgan Fallout: Estimating Other FHFA Settlement Payments
The Wall Street Journal | October 22, 2013
October 23, 2013 U.S. Regulators Say No Fair-lending Problem with New Mortgage Rules
Reuters | October 22, 2013
October 22, 2013 The Docket: U.S. District Court Reverses Ruling in Debtor Fraud Case
October 22, 2013 Program Aimed at Protecting Victims of Violence Causing Unmarketable Title Issues in Minnesota
October 22, 2013 A Case Study: Litigating with Regulators
October 22, 2013 Learn About the Affordable Care Act and What It Means to Your Company and Employees
October 22, 2013 Publicly Traded Underwriters to Release Third-Quarter Earnings
October 22, 2013 Westcor Names Mid-Atlantic Underwriting Counsel
October 22, 2013 ATGF Offers Statewide Title Searching for Colorado Agents
October 22, 2013 Hudson United Plans Expansion into New Jersey
October 22, 2013 FHFA Is Said to Seek at Least $6 Billion From BofA for MB
Bloomberg | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 Messaging Software Yapmo Helps Real Estate Agents, Sellers — Quietly
The Washington Post | October 20, 2013
October 22, 2013 September Existing Home Sales Fall 1.9%
USA Today | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 Flood Insurance Costs Soaring for Thousands of Homeowners
CNNMoney | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 One-Fifth of Today's Mortgage Loans Don't Meet QM Standards
DSNews | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 JPMorgan Deal Could Be a Template for Future Bank Settlements
The Washington Post | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 The Battle for the Big Deal
The Wall Street Journal | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 FHA Single-family Mortgage Guarantee Program Squeezes Taxpayers
HousingWire | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 Auctions: Do You Need an Agent?
The Wall Street Journal | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 Survey: Most People Open to Buying a Haunted House
Realtor.com | October 18, 2013
October 22, 2013 Cordray Doesn’t Expect Wave of Litigation Over CFPB’s QM Rule
The Wall Street Journal | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 Cordray: Originators Face Huge Advantages Under New Mortgage Rules
Reverse Mortgage Daily | October 21, 2013
October 22, 2013 MBA to Promote Fratantoni to Chief Economist
October 21, 2013 DeMarco Announces FHFA Will Not Lower GSE Loan Limits Until at Least Spring 2014
ALTA Advocacy Update - October 28, 2013
October 21, 2013 5 Simple Ways to Save on Your Mortgage
Daily Finance | October 19, 2013
October 21, 2013 JPMorgan Close to $13 Billion Deal With U.S. Over Bad Mortgages
The Washington Post | October 20, 2013
October 21, 2013 Departing Employees Are Security Horror
The Wall Street Journal | October 20, 2013
October 21, 2013 In More Homes, the Roof Overhead is Rented
USA Today | October 20, 2013
October 21, 2013 Job Layoffs as Mortgage Refinance Boom Slows
Las Vegas Review-Journal | October 19, 2013
October 21, 2013 Tools That Promote Teamwork
The Wall Street Journal | October 20, 2013
October 21, 2013 Housing Recovery Sparks Rise in Prenups
RealtorMag | October 20, 2013
October 21, 2013 The Science Behind Getting More Twitter Followers
Forbes | October 16, 2013
October 21, 2013 Fitch: Rise in Rates, Government Strife Will Not Deter U.S. Housing Recovery
Reuters | October 21, 2013
October 21, 2013 U.S. Treasury Could Have Less Breathing Room Under 2014 Debt Ceiling
Reuters October 18, 2013
October 21, 2013 Lose Your Last Home? The FHA Has a Mortgage for You
The Motley Fool | October 20, 2013
October 18, 2013 America's Most Expensive Zip Codes In 2013: The Complete List
Forbes | October 16, 2013
October 18, 2013 Federal Efforts To Help Homeowners May Be Strangling Them
Forbes | October 15, 2013
October 18, 2013 Home Price Gains Slowing as Market Recovers
USA Today | October 17, 2013
October 18, 2013 Home Flippers Back Away as Real Estate Turnover Activity Declines
HousingWire | October 17, 2013
October 18, 2013 High-End Home Flipping on the Rise
DS News | October 16, 2013
October 18, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Rises to 4.28%
USA Today | October 17, 2013
October 18, 2013 Housing Recovery Took a Minor Hit During Government Shutdown
HousingWire | October 17, 2013
October 18, 2013 Wrap Your Renovation Costs Into a Refinance
Fox Business | October 17, 2013
October 18, 2013 Real-Estate Prices Not (Yet) Affected by the Shutdown
The Wall Street Journal | October 17, 2013
October 18, 2013 Shadow Inventory: The Zombie Meme That Won't Die
The Wall Street Journal | October 15, 2013
October 17, 2013 Title Company’s Eight-step Program Keeps Consumers Engaged, Informed
October 17, 2013 Cyber Risk Among Top Company Concerns
October 17, 2013 Obama Signs Bill to Raise Debt Limit, Reopen Government
The Washington Post | October 17, 2013
October 17, 2013 The Costs of the Government Shutdown
ABC News | October 17, 2013
October 17, 2013 Home Shoppers Kicking the Tires, But Delaying Deals
The Wall Street Journal | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 Big Banks Close to Satisfying Obligations Under Mortgage Settlement, Report Says
The Washington Post | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 More MLSs Add New-Home Listings
RealtorMag | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 FHFA Refinance Activity Declines
HousingWire | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 Shiller's Lesson: Housing Was Never a Great Investment
Bloomberg | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 Fed Beige Book Sees 'Modest' Growth in Economy
USA Today | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 Fannie Mae To Increase Down Payment Requirement To 5%
Mortgage Orb | October 16, 2013
October 17, 2013 Fannie Mae will soon Finalize First Risk-Sharing Deal
Mortgage News Daily | October 17, 2013
October 17, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Near Flat as Purchase Demand Falls
Reuters | October 16, 2013
October 16, 2013 Budget Battles Hit Home for Builders
The Wall Street Journal | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 Housing Experts Sound Alarm on Debt Ceiling Deadline
HousingWire | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 Senate Leaders Race to Draft Debt-limit Bill After House Effort Collapses
The Washington Post | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 FHA Makes Concessions for Those Impacted by Shutdown
DSNews | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 As U.S. Faces Potential Downgrade, Markets Flash Alarm Over Debt-ceiling Impasse
The Washington Post | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 Cost of Flood Insurance Rises, Along With Worries
The New York Times | October 12, 2013
October 16, 2013 Lots for New Homes Largest in New England
RISMedia | October 14, 2013
October 16, 2013 Bank of America Quarterly Earnings Rise to $2.5 Billion
The New York Times | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 Borrower Beware: Stricter Rules Coming Soon
The Wall Street Journal | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 Consumers Warned of Misleading Insurance Websites
KTVN 2 News | October 14, 2013
October 16, 2013 Fannie Mae Survival Back on Table as Congress Drafts Plan
San Francisco Chronicle | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 Ex-Countrywide Exec Denies Fraud at BofA Trial Over Mortgages
Reuters | October 15, 2013
October 16, 2013 3 Biggest Headaches for Real Estate if Government Defaults
Inman News | October 15, 2013
October 15, 2013 New Era in Closings: Say Goodbye to the HUD-1
October 15, 2013 ALTA President: ‘We’ve Built It, Now We Must Implement’
October 15, 2013 Dream Bigger—Communicating to Inform and Inspire
October 15, 2013 CFPB Provides Guidance on Mortgage Servicing Rules
October 15, 2013 RamQuest Experiences 57 percent Expansion
October 15, 2013 ALTA Announces 2014 Major Conferences
October 15, 2013 Ernst Names AVP of Strategic Alliances
October 15, 2013 Re/Max Retains Top Global Real Estate Franchisor Spot
Inman News | October 9, 2013
October 15, 2013 Home Sales, Prices Slowing in Bust-and-Boom Markets
The Wall Street Journal | October 14, 2013
October 15, 2013 Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Release Mixed Earnings Reports
DSNews | October 14, 2013
October 15, 2013 The Importance of Title Insurance: Educating and Empowering Consumers in Our Age of Information.
RISMedia | October 14, 2013
October 15, 2013 Yahoo to Make SSL Encryption the Default for Webmail Users
The Washington Post | October 14, 2013
October 15, 2013 The Man Forecasting Another Housing Bubble Wins a Nobel Prize
HousingWire | October 14, 2013
October 15, 2013 Understanding Title Insurance to Reduce Your Closing Costs
The Washington Post | October 11, 2013
October 15, 2013 Home Buyers Value Environmentally Friendly Features
RISMedia | October 13, 2013
October 15, 2013 Senate Nears Deal on Crisis; White House Talks Delayed
The Wall Street Journal | October 14, 2013
October 15, 2013 Pioneer Technology Group Partners with TitleQuest
October 15, 2013 Social Security Checks, Other Payments could be Halted
The Wall Street Journal | October 13, 2013
October 15, 2013 Adeptive and Skye Closings Partner
October 14, 2013 What Should the Government Do With Fannie and Freddie?
The Motley Fool | October 13, 2013
October 14, 2013 Waterfront Homes Vs. Hurricanes: New Technology Makes A Difference
The Courant | October 13, 2013
October 14, 2013 14 American Housing Markets Drowning In Foreclosures
Seattle Post Intelligencer | October 12, 2013
October 14, 2013 Home for Sale, With Freebies
The Wall Street Journal | October 13, 2013
October 14, 2013 When Shopping for Mortgage Rates, Surprises Await
The Wall Street Journal | October 10, 2013
October 14, 2013 New York Banks Cut and Run
The Wall Street Journal | October 8, 2013
October 14, 2013 Is the Housing Market Making a Major Shift?
USA Today | October 13, 2013
October 14, 2013 Shutdown Delays Mortgage Closings
Poughkeepsie Journal | October 12, 2013
October 14, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to Go After More Strategic Defaulters
Los Angeles Times | October 14, 2013
October 14, 2013 Democrats in Senate Press New Front in Budget Battle
The Wall Street Journal | October 13, 2013
October 11, 2013 Lawmakers to DeMarco: You Can’t Reduce Loan Limits
The Wall Street Journal | October 10, 2012
October 11, 2013 Mortgage Market Surviving Government Shutdown For Now
The Wall Street Journal | October 10, 2013
October 11, 2013 Mortgage Rates Hold Steady Amid Federal Government Shutdown
The Washington Post | The Washington Post
October 11, 2013 Middle-class Buyers See Fewer Affordable Homes
USA Today | October 10, 2013
October 11, 2013 Yun on Debt Ceiling: 450,000 Lost Sales with 1% Mortgage Rate Rise
National Association of Realtors | October 9, 2013
October 11, 2013 No Quick Deal, but Offer by G.O.P. on Debt Shifts the Tone
The New York Times | October 10, 2013
October 11, 2013 Foreclosures Lowest Since Q2 2007 as Starts Plummet to 7-Year Low
DSNews | October 10, 2013
October 11, 2013 Analysts Expect Specialty Servicers to Play Larger Role in Refi Market
DSNews | October 10, 2013
October 11, 2013 New Home Purchase Activity Slows a Bit
HousingWire | October 10, 2013
October 11, 2013 Wildfire Threat Takes Over Housing in Western States
HousingWire | October 10, 2013
October 10, 2013 Watch Recording of ALTA Annual Convention General Session
October 10, 2013 ALTA, Membership ‘Feelin’ Stronger Every Day’
October 10, 2013 ALTA Developing Solutions Today for Better Tomorrow
October 10, 2013 Keynote Inspires Attendees to Build Genuine Relationships to Maximize Success
October 10, 2013 ALTA to Offer Digital TitleNews Magazine
October 10, 2013 ALTA Gains 1,000 New Members in 2013
October 10, 2013 How The Shutdown Is Hurting The Housing Market
NPR | October 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 CFPB Takes Action Against Nonbank and Bank for Inaccurate Mortgage Loan Reporting
HousingWire | October 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 Mortgage Activity Falls but Not to Cellar
The Washington Post | October 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 ALTA Awards Four New National Title Professional Designations
October 10, 2013 Luxury House 'Flippers' Get a Lift
The Wall Street Journal | October, 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 Shutdown Standoff Shows Signs Of a Thaw
The Wall Street Journal | October 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 Greater Illinois Title President Named Realtor Affiliate of the Year
October 10, 2013 First Glances at September New-Home Sales Spark Worries
The Wall Street Journal | October 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 Investors Turn From Once-Hot REITs
The Wall Street Journal | October 8, 2013
October 10, 2013 Shadow Inventory Falls to Lowest Level Since August 2008
DSNews | October 9, 2013
October 10, 2013 ClosingCorp Names Benson as CEO
October 10, 2013 Title Action Network Passes Membership Milestone
October 10, 2013 RynohLive Passes Company Milestones
October 10, 2013 WFG National Title Hires FLTA Executive Director
October 10, 2013 OLTA Executive Director Honored
October 9, 2013 Special Report: U.S. Builders Hoard Mineral Rights Under New Homes
Reuters | October 9, 2013
October 9, 2013 Real-Estate Industry Calls for Delay on Loan-Limit Decline
The Wall Street Journal | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 Foreclosures Recede as Housing Rebounds
The Wall Street Journal | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 What the Janet Yellen Pick Means for the Mortgage Market
HousingWire | October 9, 2013
October 9, 2013 FHFA Files Paperwork for New Securitization Platform
Reuters | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 CFPB: Student Loan Debt Hijacks the Housing Recovery
HousingWire | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 States Used Mortgage Settlement Money to Balance Budgets
USA Today | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 Tighter Underwriting Standards Squeeze Mortgage Credit
HousingWire | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 Top 5 Cities for Retiring on the Cheap
USA Today | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 Obama to Name Yellen as Federal Reserve Chairman Today
The Washington Post | October 8, 2013
October 9, 2013 ALTA to Offer Live Video of Annual Convention General Sessions
ALTA Annual Convention | October 9 - 12, 2013
October 8, 2013 Skalka Joins Old Republic Title
October 8, 2013 Annual Convention Preview: Robust Schedule Focuses on Best Practices
October 8, 2013 Housing Recovery Picks Up Steam Despite Persistent Headwinds
October 8, 2013 TIAC Celebrates 25 Years of Service to ALTA Members and the Title Industry
October 8, 2013 Freddie Mac Guides Lenders Through Government Freeze
HousingWire | October 7, 2013
October 8, 2013 Report: The Potential Macroeconomic Effect of Debt Ceiling Brinksmanship
October 8, 2013 New Index Shows Housing Markets Back to Normal in 52 Metros
National Association of Homebuilders | October 7, 2013
October 8, 2013 Weak Third Quarter Expected for Mortgage Banks
DSNews | October 7, 2013
October 8, 2013 LenderSecure Debuts at 2013 ALTA Convention
October 8, 2013 Zandi: Mortgage Credit is Anecdotally Easing
HousingWire | October 7, 2013
October 8, 2013 Bipartisan Policy Commissioner Lays out Secondary Market Reform Plan
DSNews | October 7, 2013
October 8, 2013 Windward, ALTA to Co-Sponsor Charity Build-A-Bike Event at Annual Convention
October 8, 2013 The Shutdown’s Losers and Not-quite Losers
The Washington Post | October 7, 2013
October 8, 2013 What Default? Republicans Downplay Impact of U.S. Debt Limit
Reuters | October 8, 2013
October 8, 2013 Competing Brokerages Land in Legal Battle
Des Moines Register | October 4, 2013
October 8, 2013 U.S. Still has too Many Strip Malls: Report
Reuters | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 Banks Abandon Mortgage Preapprovals
MarketWatch | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 Fannie Plans DU System Updates to Correctly Document Pre-foreclosures
HousingWire | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 Boehner, White House Harden Stances as Shutdown Continues, Potential Default Nears
The Washington Post | October 6, 2013
October 7, 2013 The ‘Non-essential’ Parts of Government That Shut Down are Actually Quite Essential
The Washington Post | October 7, 2013
October 7, 2013 Federal Reserve to Unveil a Redesigned $100 Bill
The New York Times | October 6, 2013
October 7, 2013 Atlanta Says Goodbye (Sort of) to Sprawl
The Wall Street Journal | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 Homeowners With More Equity Want to Improve Their Homes
HousingWire | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 8 Ways to Battle Rising Mortgage Rates
Fox Business | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 Adobe Announces Security Breach
The New York Times | October 3, 2013
October 7, 2013 Long Shutdown Could Hurt Housing Market Recovery
Los Angeles Times | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 CFPB Compliance Myths that Deserve Debunking
Lexology | October 4, 2013
October 7, 2013 Congress Delivers Knife Wound to Housing Recovery
World Property Channel | October 4, 2013
October 4, 2013 Behind the 2013 Land Report: America's Largest Landowners Double Down
RisMedia | October 3, 2014
October 4, 2013 First-time Homebuyers Sidelined by Financial Challenges
HousingWire | October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 Construction Loans for Your Dream Home
The Wall Street Journal | October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Drops to 4.22%
USA Today | October 4, 2013
October 4, 2013 MBA Calls for Government Shutdown to End
HousingWire | October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 U.S. Apartment Vacancy Rate Falls, Rents Rise
Reuters | October 1, 2013
October 4, 2013 "Vampire" Foreclosures Could Damage Housing Market
CBS MoneyWatch | October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 Wells Fargo Settles Mortgage Repurchase Row With Freddie Mac For $869 Million
Nasdaq October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 The ‘Hustle’ Cast
The Wall Street Journal | October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 What Homeowners Across the U.S. Spend on Home Improvement
The Wall Street Journal | October 3, 2013
October 4, 2013 Who Treats Their Workers Best?
The Wall Street Journal | October 2, 2013
October 4, 2013 Five Tips for Buying a Home in the Current Real Estate Market
San Francisco Chronicle | October 3, 2013
October 3, 2013 ALTA Releases Workbook for Third Pillar of Best Practices: Protecting NPI
October 3, 2013 How to Protect Data at Rest, in Use and in Motion
October 3, 2013 Fears of Stalling Housing Recovery are Overblown
The Wall Street Journal | October 1, 2013
October 3, 2013 New Metrics for Monitoring Mortgage Firms
The Wall Street Journal | October 2, 2013
October 3, 2013 RealtyTrac Releases Occupied REO Report
DS News | October 2, 2013
October 3, 2013 Need Education on Best Practices? Attend ALTA's 2013 Annual Convention
October 3, 2013 The Older the Home Buyer, the Pickier
The Wall Street Journal | September 30, 2013
October 3, 2013 Five Mega Servicers Agree to More Oversight
HousingWire | October 2, 2013
October 3, 2013 Focus Shifts to Looming Debt-ceiling Deadline as Shutdown Talks at White House Go Nowhere
The Washington Post | October 2, 2013
October 3, 2013 There's Still Time to Register for the Annual Convention
ALTA Annual Convention | October 9 - 12, 2013
October 3, 2013 What the Government Shutdown Means for the Mortgage Market
The Wall Street Journal | October 2, 2013
October 3, 2013 Bank CEOs Huddle with Obama
The Hill | October 2, 2013
October 3, 2013 Facebook Now Allows Users to Search Timelines
The New York Times | October 1, 2013
October 3, 2013 Improving Housing Market May Boost U.S. Credit, IMF Reports
BusinessWeek | October 3, 2013
October 2, 2013 U.S. Government Shutdown Threatening Housing Recovery
Bloomberg | October 1, 2013
October 2, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Dip Slightly Though Rates Fall
Reuters | October 2, 2013
October 2, 2013 Surviving Spouses With Reverse Mortgages Win Case
The New York Times | October 1, 2013
October 2, 2013 New York to Sue Wells Fargo Over Mortgage Settlement
The New York Times | October 1, 2013
October 2, 2013 Health Exchanges Open, With Glitches
The Wall Street Journal | October 1, 2013
October 2, 2013 Home Finance Debt Falls as Total Consumer Debt Declines 15%
HousingWire | October 1, 2013
October 2, 2013 Home Price Indices Show Home Values Rising More Than 10%
HousingWire | October 1, 2013
October 2, 2013 Real Estate Industry Cites Recruiting Young Agents as No. 1 Concern
RISMedia | September 25, 2013
October 2, 2013 City to Require Electric Car Chargers in New Homes
TechSpot | September 30, 2013
October 2, 2013 Clear Capital Report Shows New Top Markets
DSNews | October 1, 2013
October 1, 2013 Impact of Government Shutdown on ALTA Members
October 1, 2013 Fannie Mae Seeks Settlement Services Providers for REOs in Several States
October 1, 2013 Q2 Commercial/Multifamily Originations Up 7 Percent from a Year Ago
October 1, 2013 Westcor Names Underwriting Counsel for Texas
October 1, 2013 ALTA Awards National Title Professional Designation to Minnesota Member
October 1, 2013 Final Trac Integrates with ResWare to Improve Release Tracking
October 1, 2013 Mobile Notary Signing Service Releases New Subcontractor Management Platform
October 1, 2013 RedVision Releases Preferred Vendor Initiative
October 1, 2013 HUD Removes Ban on Dual Agency in FHA Short Sales
October 1, 2013 Government Shutdown Begins as Deadlocked Congress Flails
The New York Times | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 Mortgage Market Built to Withstand Government Shutdown
HousingWire | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 How the Government Shutdown Works
The Washington Post | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 Government Shutdown: By the Numbers
ABC News | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 HUD Proposes New Definition of Qualified Mortgage
DSNews | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 Wells Settles with Freddie on Mortgage Claims
USA Today | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 ICBA Issues Suggestions for Market Reform
DSNews | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 Bank Analyst: Dodd-Frank Killed Low-income Lending
HousingWire | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 Beware of Fraud by Closing Agents at Real Estate Settlements
The Los Angeles Times | September 27, 2013
October 1, 2013 State-by-State Look at Average Cost for Obamacare
Yahoo Finance | September 30, 2013
October 1, 2013 Pay Off a Student Loan or Buy a Home?
The Wall Street Journal | September 30, 2013
September 30, 2013 Government Heads Toward Shutdown
The Wall Street Journal | September 30, 2013
September 30, 2013 Federal Housing Administration to Take $1.7 Billion Subsidy
Bloomberg | September 27, 2013
September 30, 2013 Economists Fear Fallout from Potential Shutdown, Default
The Washington Post | September 30, 2013
September 30, 2013 What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act
The Wall Street Journal | September 28, 2013
September 30, 2013 Exchanges Open Tuesday: Here's What To Do
USA Today | September 29, 2013
September 30, 2013 Realtors Drive the Mortgage Bus
Forbes | September 27, 2013
September 30, 2013 Re/Max Set to Go Public Wednesday
Inman News | September 26, 2013
September 30, 2013 Courts Likely to Apply Same Discrimination Theories in HUD, CFPB Cases
HousingWire | September 29, 2013
September 30, 2013 How Tighter Mortgage Standards Are Holding Back the Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | September 29, 2013
September 30, 2013 FHFA Offered Unqualified Buyers Foreclosed Homes, Inspector Says
BusinessWeek | September 27, 2013
September 30, 2013 No More Cheap Loans for Seniors?
CNBC | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Mortgage Alert: Borrowers Change How They Cheat
CNBC | September 25, 2013
September 27, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Dips to 4.3%
USA Today | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Mortgage Foreclosure Activity Hits 2008 Lows
HousingWire | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Three Takeaways on the FHA's Financial Woes
The Wall Street Journal | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 U.S. State Tax Revenues Hit Record Highs in Second Quarter: Census
Reuters | September 24, 2013
September 27, 2013 Study: $50 More Per Square Foot for Homes Near Good Schools
RealtorMag | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Shutdown Grows More Likely as House Digs In
The Washington Post | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 TARP Regulator Says Controversial Program ‘Cost Practically Nothing’
KUAR | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Computer Snags Delay Parts of Obamacare in Some U.S. States
Reuters | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 HUD Postpones Ban on Dual Agency in FHA Short Sales
Inman News | September 27, 2013
September 27, 2013 U.S. Seniors Lock in Reverse Mortgages Before Rules Change
Reuters | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Warren Says GSE Reform Is a Priority
American Banker | September 36, 2013
September 27, 2013 Housing Recovery Stumbles as Pending Home Sales Slide
NBC News | September 26, 2013
September 27, 2013 Apple’s iOS 7 and Real Estate’s Future
Inman News | September 27, 2013
September 26, 2013 NextDeal Completes SOC 2 Type I Compliance
September 26, 2013 FHA, Facing Losses, Likely to Tap Treasury
The Wall Street Journal | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 New-Home Sales Rebound in August
USA Today | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 What to Look for and Avoid When Obtaining Professional Liability Insurance
September 26, 2013 NAR: HUD Shooting Itself in the Foot With Short-sale Policy
Inman News | September 20, 2013
September 26, 2013 Citigroup to Pay Freddie Mac $395 Million to Resolve Mortgage Claims
Businessweek | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 Household Net Worth Jumps $1.3 Trillion
USA Today | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 Fair-housing Group Expands Bank of America Complaint
The Washington Post | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 House GOP Offers Plan to Avert Shutdown
The Washington Post | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 3 Reasons to Save the 30-year Fixed Mortgage
CNN Money | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 Case-Shiller: Housing Prices Still Strong but Leveling Off
U.S. News & World Report | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 Homebuilders Show Housing Recovery Hasn't Crumbled Yet
Forbes | September 25, 2013
September 26, 2013 Wells Fargo Fails to End U.S. Mortgage Fraud Lawsuit
Reuters | September 26, 2013
September 26, 2013 Ask Lender Clients What They Need to Reduce Settlement Risk
September 25, 2013 U.S. Home Prices Rise in All Major Cities
The Washington Post | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Grew 5.5% in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | September 25, 2013
September 25, 2013 New-Home Orders Slower for Lennar, KB Home
The Wall Street Journal | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 Bad-Loan Revival Unburdens Banks
The Wall Street Journal | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 How Much Will Obamacare Premiums Cost? Depends On Where You Live
The Washington Post | September 25, 2013
September 25, 2013 Questions Rise As Health Care Exchange Draws Near
NPI | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Franchise Open for Business
InmanNews | September 20, 2013
September 25, 2013 Give Yourself 5 Stars? Online, It Might Cost You
The New York Times | September 22, 2013
September 25, 2013 These Four "D's" Plague Consumers Seeking Credit -Cordray
Mortgage News Daily | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 GSEs Failed to Pursue Judgments on Foreclosed Borrowers, Watchdog Says
American Banker | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 Report Finds Flaws at Consumer Financial Bureau
The Hill | September 24, 2013
September 25, 2013 Transparent Banking Is Better Banking
U.S.News & World Report | September 24, 2013
September 24, 2013 Title Agents Can Use CFPB Database to Examine Mortgage Trends
September 24, 2013 ALTA Awards National Title Professional Designation to Maryland Member
September 24, 2013 Bookkeeping Basics: How to Set Up and Manage Accounts Payable
September 24, 2013 Arizona-based Title Company Names President
September 24, 2013 TD Bank Fined for Failing to Report Nearly $1 Billion in Suspicious Transactions
September 24, 2013 New iPhone Fingerprint Scanner Raises Security Questions
September 24, 2013 Alliant National Title Exec to Run for Texas House of Representatives
September 24, 2013 ALTA Member Named to Minnesota Advisory Task Force on Uniform Conveyancing Blanks
September 24, 2013 Eight Takeaways on Mortgages After the Housing Bust
The Wall Street Journal | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Home Price Appreciation Expected to Continue
HousingWire | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Bank of America Goes to Trial Over U.S. Mortgage Fraud Charges
Reuters | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Tapping the Trusty Trust Fund to Buy a House
The Wall Street Journal | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 TSS Software Integrates With First American’s AgentNet
September 24, 2013 FBI Releases Most Dangerous Cities List
The Washington Post | September 18, 2013
September 24, 2013 JPMorgan May Settle With Group of Agencies
The New York Times | September 25, 2013
September 24, 2013 Landtech Data Integrates With First American’s AgentNet
September 24, 2013 Fed Considers Pledge: Low Rates if Inflation Stays Down
The Washington Post | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Obamacare Starts Next Week, Whether the Government Shuts Down or Not
The Washington Post | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Why the Commercial Real Estate Crash Never Came
CNN Money | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Lower Conforming Loan Limits to Shift the Jumbo Space
HousingWire | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 HARP is a "No Brainer" -FHFA
Mortgage News Daily | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Report Urges Changes at Consumer Protection Bureau
The Washington Post | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Fannie Mae Regulator Pushes Refinancing for Underwater Loans
BusinessWeek | September 23, 2013
September 24, 2013 Adeptive Integrates With Old Republic's CPL Service
September 23, 2013 What Rising Interest Rates Mean for Home Prices
The Wall Street Journal | September 20, 2013
September 23, 2013 Rethinking Fannie, Freddie—and the 30-Year Mortgage
The Wall Street Journal | September 22, 2013
September 23, 2013 FHA Feature Allows Homebuyers to Acquire a Seller's Existing Loan
The New York Times | September 19, 2013
September 23, 2013 Top 10 ‘Hidden Gem’ Single-Family Rental Markets
RealtorMag | September 20, 2013
September 23, 2013 Money Quick Tips: Buying a House With All Cash
USA Today | September 22, 2013
September 23, 2013 Fingerprint Scanner for iPhone 5s Raises Concerns
The Washington Post | September 20, 2013
September 23, 2013 MISMO Elevates Reference Model Versions 3.0, 3.1 to Recommendation Status
MBA NewsLink | September 19, 2013
September 23, 2013 Title Insurance: What It Is and Why You Need It
Arizona Daily Sun | September 22, 2013
September 23, 2013 Yellen Would Bring Tougher Tone to Fed
The Wall Street Journal | September 22, 2013
September 23, 2013 Mortgage Industry Challenges Regulator on U.S. Loan Limits
Reuters | September 20, 2013
September 23, 2013 Wrap Your Renovation Costs into a Refinance
Nasdaq | September 19, 2013
September 23, 2013 YouTube Goes Internet-Less: Offline Videos Available in Novembe
The Christian Science Monitor | September 18, 2013
September 23, 2013 Ben Bernanke Fed Policy Keeps Home Ownership Relatively Cheap
Newsday | September 22, 2013
September 20, 2013 FHA Change Adds 2.5 Million Potential Boomerang Buyers Two Years Ahead of Schedule
Forbes | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 JPMorgan Fined $389 Million for Deceptive Credit Card Practices
The Washington Post | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Sens. Corker, Warner Discuss GSE Reform With Zillow
HousingWire | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Housing Inventory Crunch Starting to Slowly Ease
The Wall Street Journal | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Trulia: Owning Significantly Cheaper Than Renting Despite Rising Rates
DSNews | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Goldman Sachs: Higher Mortgage Rates to Weigh on Economic Growth
The Wall Street Journal | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Consumers Moving Back to Paying Mortgages First
HousingWire | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Mortgage Rates Tumble Amid Signs of a Weakening Economic Recovery
The Washington Post | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Treasuries Rally Falters After Housing Market Shows Growth
BusinessWeek | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 The GSE Cash Cows
HousingWire | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 What Housing Slowdown? Home Resales Jump to 6.5-Year High
CNBC | September 19, 2013
September 20, 2013 Bernanke Is Terrified Of Higher Mortgage Rates And The Debt Ceiling Debate
Forbes | September 19, 2013
September 19, 2013 ALTA Publishes Workbooks for Best Practices Pillars 5 and 6
September 19, 2013 Use Private Email Domains to Increase Security of Private Information
September 19, 2013 Title Agency Partners With Company to Deliver Secure, Encrypted Documents
September 19, 2013 Recorded Webinar Addresses Next Steps in Best Practices, Tools to Aid Implementation
September 19, 2013 AtClose Integrates with RynohLive
September 19, 2013 Realtors to Regulator: Don't Lower the Loan Limits
The Wall Street Journal | September 17, 2013
September 19, 2013 Bernanke, Fed Say no Taper; Will Housing Bounce?
The Science Christian Monitor | September 18, 2013
September 19, 2013 Home Builders Buoyed by Fed Decision, August Home Starts
The Wall Street Journal | September 18, 2013
September 19, 2013 Enter ALTA's Video Contest and Win an iPad With Retina Display
ALTA Annual Convention | October 9 - 12, 2013
September 19, 2013 August Housing Starts rise 0.9%
USA Today | September 18, 2013
September 19, 2013 Forget Shutdown, Debt Hike is Real Problem
Politico | September 18, 2013
September 19, 2013 Lender Revives Housing Boom-era Mortgage Concept
HousingWire | September 17, 2013
September 19, 2013 Is Your Office as Safe as You Think?
The Wall Street Journal | September 18, 2013
September 19, 2013 The Perils of Out-of-Pocket Costs
The Wall Street Journal | September 18, 2013
September 19, 2013 The Last Frontier
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | September 17, 2013
September 19, 2013 Mortgage-Backed Securities Soar as Fed Maintains Bond Buying
The Wall Street Journal | September 18, 2013
September 18, 2013 The Price of Real-Estate Experience: $25,000
The Wall Street Journal | September 12, 2013
September 18, 2013 Housing Could Sputter When Fed Tapers
Yahoo Finance | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Rise as Rates Ease
Reuters | September 18, 2013
September 18, 2013 Why Rate Increases Could Hit Home Builders Harder
The Wall Street Journal | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 America’s Real Estate Rich Guys
Inman News | September 16, 2013
September 18, 2013 Homebuilders Still Confident but Rates a Concern
Bloomberg | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 Solar Panel is Next Granite Countertop for Homebuilders
Bloomberg | September 11, 2013
September 18, 2013 Judge Refuses Injunction Request in Eminent Domain Case
HousingWire | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 Sens. Tester, Corker and Isakson Reinforce Role of Housing in American Economy
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 What the Fed Decision Means for Housing
Bloomberg TV | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 Lessons Learned about Real Estate Lending in this Last Recession
National Law Review | September 17, 2013
September 18, 2013 Recovery Will Continue Despite Contracting Mortgage Industry - Fannie Mae
Mortgage News Daily | September 18, 2013
September 18, 2013 Male-Female Pay Gap Hasn't Moved Much in Years
The Wall Street Journal | September 17, 2013
September 17, 2013 The Docket: West Virginia Supreme Court Defines Meaning of ‘Surface’
September 17, 2013 Industry Remembers ‘Mr. RESPA’
September 17, 2013 Myth vs. Fact: Business Owners Will Be Fined If They Don’t Notify Their Employees About the New Health Insurance Marketplace
September 17, 2013 PRIA Elects Officers and Directors
September 17, 2013 Counties Accepting Electronic Documents Passes Milestone
September 17, 2013 Westcor Names Chief Information Officer
September 17, 2013 SoftPro Integrates with WFG National Title
September 17, 2013 Entitle Direct Appointment CFO
September 17, 2013 NextAce Takes Automated Title Search Platform Nationwide
September 17, 2013 Four Factors to Watch in Housing's Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Transferring Title from Seller to Buyer
Northwest Indiana Times | September 15, 2013
September 17, 2013 An Innovative Real Estate Business Model, or Threat to the MLS?
Inman News | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Borrowing to the Max for a Home
The Wall Street Journal | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Multifamily Development Picks Up Despite Falling Demand
HousingWire September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Poll: Americans Still Shaken by 2008 Financial Crisis
The Washington Post | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Millennials Are Not Bbig Homebuyers Near Term
USA Today | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 What to Do When Co-Workers Won’t Leave You Alone
The Wall Street Journal | September 11, 2013
September 17, 2013 Summers Falls, Thanks To The Senate Banking Committee
Forbes | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Realtors Hail QRM Rule Revisions
San Jose Mercury News | September 16, 2013
September 17, 2013 Mortgage Bonds Imperiled by $17 Billion of Sales: Credit Markets
Bloomberg | September 17, 2013
September 17, 2013 CFPB Unleashes Amendments to ECOA, RESPA, and TILA; is The FHA Doing Better or Isn't it?
National Mortgage News Daily | September 16, 2013
September 16, 2013 We're Almost Break Even on the Bailout
CNN | September 13, 2013
September 16, 2013 Housing Markets Where Home Listings Spiked This Summer
AOL Real Estate | September 14, 2013
September 16, 2013 CFPB Elaborates on New Guidelines for Servicers
HousingWire | September 13, 2013
September 16, 2013 Economists See Fed Cut in Stimulus This Week
USA Today | September 15, 2013
September 16, 2013 Obama Housing Scorecard: Housing Faces Long Journey Ahead
HousingWire | September 13, 2013
September 16, 2013 Key Qualities In a Great Hire
The Wall Street Journal | September 12, 2013
September 16, 2013 Is the iPhone fingerprint scanner a privacy problem?
The Washington Post | September 15, 2013
September 16, 2013 HUD Faces Heat for Waste, Questionable Spending
CBS Evening News | September 14, 2013
September 16, 2013 It's Harder to Get a Mortgage, but That's a Good Thing
The Motley Fool | September 14, 2013
September 16, 2013 Banks Turn Wary of Congress-Controlled Mortgage Backers
The Motley Fool | September 14, 2013
September 16, 2013 Completing a Rental Move Out, Without the Headaches
The Seattle Times | September 13, 2013
September 13, 2013 Top Senators Aim for Deal on Fannie, Freddie Reform by Year-end
Reuters | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 When Appraisal Hassles Tank a Home Sale
The Wall Street Journal | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 6% Mortgage Rates may be What Stalls Housing
San Francisco Chronicle | September 11, 2013
September 13, 2013 Court Declines Injunction to Block Loan-Seizure Plan
The Wall Street Journal | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 Cordray Says Lenders Ready for Compliance With Mortgage Rule
Bloomberg | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 Fannie Mae to Roadshow Its Debut Risk-sharing Mortgage Bond
Reuters | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 Sellers Test Housing Market Amid Rising Prices
The Wall Street Journal | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 Move-up Buying Activity Rises With Home Equity Gains
HousingWire | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 House GOP Renews Attacks on 'Unbridled' Consumer Bureau
The Hill | September 12, 2013
September 13, 2013 Underground Vegas Estate Lets You Weather the Apocalypse
Yahoo Homes | September 10, 2013
September 13, 2013 Mobile Real Estate Searches Exploding
Realtor Mag | September !2, 2013
September 13, 2013 Survey Says: Business Opportunities Abound for Relo Departments
RISMedia | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 Workbooks Now Available for Best Practice Pillars No. 2 and 4
September 12, 2013 Tips to Help Documentation of Recording Procedures
September 12, 2013 RynohLive Awarded TRUSTe Certification
September 12, 2013 Annual Convention Early-Bird Deadline; Leadership Speaker Confirmed; Video Contest
ALTA Annual Convention | October 9-12, 2013
September 12, 2013 CFPB Director Tries to Ease Industry Concerns on Mortgage Rules
The Wall Street Journal | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 New-Home Sales Not So August
The Wall Street Journal | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 Mortgage Lenders, Home Buyers Feel Rate Squeeze
The Wall Street Journal | September 9, 2013
September 12, 2013 Real Estate Firms Anticipate Increased Profits, Competition
DSNews | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 What if the Typical family Spent Like the Government?
The Washington Post | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 Consumers Respond to Housing Trends with Cautious Optimism
DSNews | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 CFPB Provides Another Reason to Implement Best Practices
September 12, 2013 Housing Bust's Recovery Hampered by Tight Credit
USA Today | September 12, 2013
September 12, 2013 Q&A: Richard Cordray on What’s Next for the Consumer-protection Bureau
The Washington Post | September 12, 2013
September 12, 2013 A Check On The Housing Industry
NPR | September 12, 2013
September 12, 2013 Cordray, Hensarling Meet Again
The Hill | September 11, 2013
September 12, 2013 Five Key Takeaways on America's Housing Market
Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2013
September 12, 2013 Florida Efforts Only Clog Foreclosure System Further
Tampa Bay Times | September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 American Land Title Association Statement on Eminent Domain
ALTA's Press Release In Response to the Richmond, California Eminent Domain Plan
September 11, 2013 California City Approves Eminent Domain for Negative Equity Mortgages
Reuters | September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Down 13.5% in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 Wells Fargo Says Rate Rises Won’t Stall Housing Rebound
Bloomberg | September 9, 2013
September 11, 2013 5 Years After Crash, States Still Picking Up Pieces
USA Today | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 Invasive Tactic in Foreclosures Draws Scrutiny
The New York Times | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 CoreLogic: 2.5 Million Homes Float Back Into Positive Territory
HousingWire | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 How To Find A Real Estate Agent Who Has Your Best Interests At Heart
Business Insider | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 Ease Housing Aid Restrictions, Senate Duo Tells FHA
Reuters | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 Tech Features Top Wish List for Luxury Buyers
The Wall Street Journal | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 Nearly 70 Percent of Real Estate Firms Expect Profitibility
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | September 10,2 013
September 11, 2013 Paid Sick Leave Laws Generate Concern, but Not Much Pain
The New York Times | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 Banks at Risk Five Years After Lehman as Wall Street Resists
San Francisco Chronicle | September 10, 2013
September 11, 2013 A Housing Reform Test Drive
U.S. News & World Report | September 10, 2013
September 10, 2013 ALTA Announces 2014 Board, Executive Committee Nominations [PDF]
September 10, 2013 Ohio-based Northwest Title Expands to Six States Following Merger
September 10, 2013 Wisconsin-based Knight Barry Title Acquires Competitor
September 10, 2013 WFG National Title Enters Wyoming
September 10, 2013 TitleOne to Expand into Northern Idaho
September 10, 2013 Thomas Title & Escrow Named ‘Outstanding Agent’ by First American
September 10, 2013 Title Company’s Staff to Donate Day to Habitat Project
September 10, 2013 Arkansas County Starts E-recording With ePN
September 10, 2013 ALTA Decertifies Residential Title Insurance Policy
September 10, 2013 GSE Reform Unlikely Until 2014
HousingWire | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 Regulator Plans to Cut Maximum Amount for Freddie, Fannie Mortgages
The Los Angeles Times | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 Bank of America Said to Cut 2,100 Jobs in Mortgage Slump
Bloomberg | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 Mayor Calls for Moratorium of ‘Shocking’ Tax Lien Practice
The Washington Post | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 How a $134 Tax Bill Got an Elderly Vietnam Vet Evicted
The Washington Post | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 Retirement Living: Top Metro Areas for Retirees
USA Today | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 List of Improving Markets Hits New Record
DSNews | September 9, 2013
September 10, 2013 Barns Reborn as Luxury Homes
The Wall Street Journal | September 5, 2013
September 9, 2013 08-27-13 ALTA GSE Letter to Johnson & Crapo [PDF]
September 9, 2013 The Nation's New Capital for Underwater Mortgages
HousingWire | September 9, 2013
September 9, 2013 2008 Financial Crisis: Could It Happen Again?
USA Today | September 8, 2013
September 9, 2013 Fannie, FHA Ease Rules for Borrowers With Blemished Credit
The Los Angeles Times | September 7, 2013
September 9, 2013 Young Homeowners Sidelined by Employment Woes
HousingWire | September 6, 2013
September 9, 2013 Throwing a Lifesaver to Underwater Borrowers
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | September 6, 2013
September 9, 2013 The GSEs Are Being (Very Slowly) Phased Out; Perhaps We Are Seeing The Consequences
Forbes | September 7, 2013
September 9, 2013 Bulls Pile into Housing Sector
CNBC | September 9, 2013
September 9, 2013 Housing Plan May Be Jeb Hensarling’s Headache
Politico | September 9, 2013
September 9, 2013 Prices Are Rising for New Homes, and the Land They Are Built On
The New York Times | September 7, 2013
September 9, 2013 When an HOA Forecloses
The Wall Street Journal | September 6, 2013
September 9, 2013 Suspicious Bids go Unnoticed in D.C.
The Washington Post | September 7, 2013
September 9, 2013 On the Job: Little Things Can Make Work Fun
USA Today | September 8. 2013
September 6, 2013 Payrolls in U.S. Rose Less Than Forecast; Jobless 7.3%
Bloomberg | September 6, 2013
September 6, 2013 Life Without Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
The New York Times | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 Annual Convention General Session to Analyze New Mortgage Disclosures
ALTA Annual Convention | Palm Beach, Florida | October 9 - 12, 2-013
September 6, 2013 Some Jumbo Loans are Now Even Cheaper than Conforming Mortgages
The Los Angeles Times | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 GSE Reform Lumbers Up To The Starting Gate
Seeking Alpha | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 Home Depot CEO Sees Housing Recovery Boosting Sales
Bloomberg | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 Credit Bureau Disputes Challenge Mortgage Industry
HousingWire | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 Mortgage Rates Bounce Back on Signs of a Stronger Economic Recovery
The Washington Post | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 5 Emotional Mistakes Made by Homebuyers
Bankrate | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 Underwater Borrowers Regain Confidence on Home Equity Gains
HousingWire | September 4, 2013
September 6, 2013 Real Estate Professionals Must Battle Foreclosure 'Zombies' to Survive
DSNews | September 5, 2013
September 6, 2013 Research Reveals Facebook Hashtags have Zero Viral Impact
TechSpot | September 4, 2013
September 6, 2013 What Homebuyers Need to Know About Title Insurance
Blanco County News | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 ALTA Unveils Best Practices Workbook for Consumer-Complaints Pillar
September 5, 2013 Get a RESPA Primer and Learn the Keys to Compliance
ALTA Title Topics Webinar | September 12, 2013 | 2:00 PM ET
September 5, 2013 SAC Case Delay, Fannie Mae Risk, Bank Size: Compliance
Bloomberg | September 5, 2013
September 5, 2013 'Jumbo' Mortgage Rates Hit Milestone
The Wall Street Journal | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 Mortgage Applications Rise as Rates Dip
USA Today | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 FHA Plan to Recapture Once Bankrupt Borrowers Gains Fans
HousingWire | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 Home Construction Spending at Highest Level Since 2008
The Wall Street Journal | September 3, 2013
September 5, 2013 Higher Lot Prices May Boost New Home Prices
USA Today | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 Fed Survey: U.S. Economy Growing Moderately
The Washington Post | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 Real-Estate Family Wars With Itself
The Washington Post | September 2, 2013
September 5, 2013 Real Estate Video: It’s Not OK to Suck
Inman News | September 3, 2013
September 5, 2013 The One Housing Indicator You Shouldn't Ignore
Nasdaq | September 4, 2013
September 5, 2013 Antonakes Named Deputy Director of CFPB
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | September 4, 2013
September 4, 2013 Delinquencies Continue Decline; Highest Among Alt-A, Subprime Loans
DS News | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Analysts Weigh in on Potential Impact of Proposed QRM Rule
DS News | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Foreign Affairs Could Stall Housing Reform
HousingWire | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Fannie Mae to Fix Glitch that Harms Some Consumers' Credit
DS News | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Distressed Sales Show Market Rebound
San Jose Mercury News | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Misrepresentations To A Mortgagee: Does Assignment Of A Loan Constitute A Get Out Of Jail Free Card For Fraud?
Mondaq | September 2, 2013
September 4, 2013 Four Key Questions on Housing Finance Reform
U.S.News & World Report | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 HARP 3 Update : Congress Reconvenes September 9, 2013 With HARP 3.0 Already In Committee
The Mortgage Reports | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 U.S. Banking Agencies Issue Template for Bank ‘Living Wills’
BusinessWeek | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Why Banks Need An IT Overhaul
Forbes | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 HARP Refinancings Dip in Second Quarter
HousingWire | September 3, 2013
September 4, 2013 Black Homeownership Dying Where Obama Revitalized
Bloomberg | September 4, 2013
September 3, 2013 Q2 Title Premium Volume Increases 20.6%
September 3, 2013 North American Title Group Names New President to Replace Retiring Reed
September 3, 2013 Stewart Names EVP of National Title Services
September 3, 2013 Survey: 71 Percent of Real Estate Brokerages Offer Title Services
September 3, 2013 ALTA Comments on Revised Rule for Qualified Residential Mortgages
September 3, 2013 ALTA Awards National Title Professional Designations
September 3, 2013 Adeptive Names New Vice President of Sales
September 3, 2013 Foreclosure Starts Plummet to Six-year Low
HousingWire | September 3, 2013
September 3, 2013 6 Tips for Safer Smartphone Banking
Time | September 3, 2013
September 3, 2013 Signed Contracts to Buy US Homes Slip in July but Remain at Healthy Pace, Despite Higher Rates
The Washington Post | August 28, 2013
September 3, 2013 Would I Rather Own A Home Or $50,000 Worth Of Bonds?
Forbes | September 1, 2013
September 3, 2013 FHA Change Eases Buyers’ Wait Time
U-T San Diego | August 31, 2013
September 3, 2013 Housing Fix Has Strong Enemies
Los Angeles Times | August 30, 2013
September 3, 2013 REITs Gain Traction
HousingWire | September 3, 2013
September 3, 2013 What IRS Recognition of Gay Marriage in Every State Means for Real Estate
Inman News | August 30, 2013
September 3, 2013 Radian Reaches Accord With Freddie Mac to Cap Claim Expenses
BusinessWeek | September 2, 2013
September 3, 2013 Regulators Made Questionable Call on QRM Rule
AmericanBanker | August 30, 2013
September 3, 2013 5 Contributing Factors in Housing Market Crash
The Washington Post | August 29, 2013
September 3, 2013 A Compliance and Survival Guide to RESPA
August 30, 2013 How Towns of Top-Ranked College Teams Fare on the Field of Real Estate
The Wall Street Journal | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Married Same-Sex Couples Get Tax Equity
The Wall Street Journal | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Home Equity Loans Make a Comeback
USA Today | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Credit Union Lending Hits Five-year High
HousingWire | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Smart Home Services to Reach $10.9 Billion in 2017
Forbes | August 28, 2013
August 30, 2013 Interest Rates, the Fed, and the Housing Market Recovery
Forbes | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Fixed Mortgage Rates Retreat from a 2-year High
The Los Angeles Times | August 28, 2013
August 30, 2013 5 Contributing Factors in Housing Market Crash
The Washington Post | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Cash Buyers Playing Big Part in Real Estate Market
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Trust Your Mortgage Servicer? Maybe You Shouldn't
Nasdaq | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Alternate Approach In Revised QRM Rule Not Likely To Fly
Mortgage Orb | August 29, 2013
August 30, 2013 Distressed Inventory Fading Fast as Housing Market Strengthens
DS News | August 29, 2013
August 29, 2013 ALTA Members Vulnerable to Cyber Attack That Hit NYT Website
August 29, 2013 Regulators Relax Proposed Mortgage Rule
The Washington Post | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 Pushback Expected Against 30% Downpayment Proposal
HousingWire | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 U.S. Housing Recovery Loses a Step as Pending Home Sales Fall
Reuters | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 Pending Home Sales Fall Slightly in July
USA Today | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 3 Reasons Your Website Sucks
Inman News | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 Title365 Company Announces Compliance with SSAE 16 Standards
August 29, 2013 Pioneer Technology Group Announces Deal to Digitize Records for Flagler County, Fla.
August 29, 2013 Figuring Out What Time Is the Right Time to Start Hiring
The New York Times | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 Fore! Golf Course Homes Are on the Downswing
The Fiscal Times | August 27, 2013
August 29, 2013 Hank Paulson: Why Fannie and Freddie Remain a Big Threat
CNN Money | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 Use Private Email Domain to Protect Non-public Personal Information
August 29, 2013 Survey Suggests Rewards of Providing Ancillary Services Outweigh Risks
Inman News | August 28, 2013
August 29, 2013 New Risk-Retention Plan Offers Banks Relief
AmericanBanker | August 28, 2013
August 28, 2013 June Home Prices Up 12.1% from Year Ago
USA Today | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 Mortgage Applications Fall as Rates Hit 2013 High
Reuters | August 28, 2013
August 28, 2013 New Census Numbers Show Recession’s Effect on Families
The New York Times | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 City Discovers It Accidentally Demolished Yet Another Home
AOL Real Estate | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 Most Americans Don’t Care About Living Near Family
The Wall Street Journal | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 Affordable Housing Goals Face Barriers
HousingWire | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 Housing Report: Tight Inventory, Still-Rising Prices
Time | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 FHFA Said to Seek $6 Billion Minimum in JPMorgan Talks
Bloomberg | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 How they hacked the NYT website
The Washington Post | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 Former Bank Executive Admits Using TARP Funds to Buy Luxury Condo
The Hill | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 U.S. Government Mortgage Fraud Lawsuit Against BofA Headed to Trial
Reuters | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 B of A, Chase, Citi Again Fail Fannie's Servicer Test
American Banker | August 27, 2013
August 28, 2013 Facebook Friends Could Impact Your Credit Score
WDTV CBS | August 27, 2013
August 27, 2013 Lessons from Losses: Risk Management Tips
August 27, 2013 The Docket: Washington Supreme Court Rules Underwriter Liable for Agent’s Actions
August 27, 2013 HomeServices Acquires Prudential Fox & Roach
August 27, 2013 Hamilton County Title Acquires Indianapolis Operation
August 27, 2013 MERS Wins Dismissal of Minnesota Counties Recording Case
August 27, 2013 North American Appoints Vice President of Field Operations
August 27, 2013 How Fights Over Fixtures Can Derail a Closing,
The New York Times | August 23, 2013
August 27, 2013 In Paper War, Flood of Liens Is the Weapon
The New York Times | August 23, 2013
August 27, 2013 NAR Reports Commercial Real Estate Markets Show Moderate Growth
August 27, 2013 Tighter Rules for Reverse Mortgages
The Wall Street Journal | August 25, 2013
August 27, 2013 Five Local Market Snapshots Show Erratic Housing Recovery
Forbes | August 26, 2013
August 27, 2013 Delinquency Rate Back on Downward Course After Seasonal Increase
DSNews | August 26, 2013
August 27, 2013 Frustrated by Short Sale
The Washington Post | August 27, 2013
August 27, 2013 Eminent Domain Plans Put RMBS Investors at Risk
HousingWire | August 26, 2013
August 27, 2013 America Resilient Five Years After Great Recession
Bloomberg | August 26, 2013
August 27, 2013 Housing Market Cools as Summer Heats Up
The Boston Herald | August 25, 2013
August 27, 2013 U.S. Faces Mid-October Deadline to Raise Debt Limit
The Washington Post | August 27, 2013
August 27, 2013 FinCen Reports Drop in Suspected Mortgage Fraud
August 26, 2013 ALTA Presents to Regulators on Federal Activities Related to Title Insurance at NAIC Summer Meeting
August 26, 2013 Value of Title Insurance Highlighted on Kansas City News
August 26, 2013 Revised Risk Retention Rule (QRM) Expected This Week without a Mandatory 20% Downpayment
August 26, 2013 New, Tighter Mortgage Rules: Who's Squeezed Most?
AOL Real Estate | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 Dour July Sales Might Cool New-Home Prices
The Wall Street Journal | August 25, 2013
August 26, 2013 New Home Sales Plunge 13.4%
USA Today | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 Fannie Mae Update Addresses Short Sale Credit Reporting Issue
DSNews | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 Access to Credit Continues to Tighten
HousingWire | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 Multifamily Construction Pushes Housing Starts
HousingWire | August 22, 2013
August 26, 2013 FDIC wages legal battle against former bank leaders
The Washington Post | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 For Borrowers, Many Questions
The New York Times | August 22, 2013
August 26, 2013 The Red Tape That's Choking Financial Reform
BusinessWeek | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 Homeowners Await HARP Expansion
CBS MoneyWatch | August 23, 2013
August 26, 2013 Mortgage Servicers Have Issues According to CFPB
Mortgage News Daily | August 23, 2013
August 23, 2013 Mortgage Rates in U.S. Jump to Highest Level in Two Years
Bloomberg | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 Median Income Rises, but Is Still 6% Below Level at Start of Recession in ’07
The New York Times | August 21, 2013
August 23, 2013 Median Home Price Just 7.3% Off 2006 Record
The Wall Street Journal | August 21, 2013
August 23, 2013 The 10 Largest Employers in America
USA Today | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 Amid HARP 2.0 Slowdown, Purchase Mortgages Overtake Refinance Activity
The Mortgage Reports | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 Cordray, Now Confirmed, Steers Clear of Politics
The Hill | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 Widow Who Lost $280k Home Over $6 Gets Hearing
NBC 2 News | August 20, 2013
August 23, 2013 Ask a Real Estate Pro: How Do I Break Up with My Realtor?
Sun Sentinel | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 Your House's Big Close Up
The Wall Street Journal | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 FHFA Should Develop Policies to Govern Settlements, Report Says
Bloomberg | August 22, 2013
August 23, 2013 Why Do Real Estate Agents Still Exist?
The Washington Post | August 22, 2013
August 22, 2013 Is a HUD-1 Considered Non-public Information?
August 22, 2013 RynohLive Announces Preferred Vendor Agreement with Fidelity National Title Group
August 22, 2013 Title Insurance Saves Missouri Family's Home from Foreclosure
KSL.com | August 22, 2013
August 22, 2013 CFPB Says Mortgage Servicing Still Riddled With Problems
The Washington Post | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 July Existing-home Sales Reach Four-year High
The Washington Post | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 Fed Debates Easing Policies
The Washington Post | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 Wells Fargo Announces Layoffs in Mortgage Unit
USA Today | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 ALTA Develops New Tools to Aid Implementation of Best Practices
August 22, 2013 Michigan Man Moves Mansion in Bid to Multiply Property’s Value
AOL Real Estate | August 20, 2013
August 22, 2013 Housing Braces for Looming QE3 Tapering Consequences
HousingWire | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 FHFA Should Develop Policies to Govern Settlements, Report Says
BusinessWeek | August 22, 2013
August 22, 2013 New Role for German Buyers in U.S. Housing Market: Investors
The Wall Street Journal | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 Warren Asks DOJ to Explain 'Timid' FHA Settlement
The Hill | August 21, 2013
August 22, 2013 Million-Dollar Mausoleums
The Wall Street Journal | August 15, 2013
August 21, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall as Rates Push Higher: MBA
Reuters | August 21, 2013
August 21, 2013 RE/MAX Files for IPO as Housing Market Continues Upswing
The New York Times | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 Zillow Home Value Index Rises to Near 7-Year High
DSNews | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 Fire sale in Gary, Indiana: Homes for $1
CNN Money | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 These 20 Cities Have the Most to Lose from Rising Sea Levels
The Washington Post | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 Title Insurance Saves Missouri Family from Foreclosure
NBC KSHB | August 19, 2013
August 21, 2013 DOJ and FBI Retract Previous Mortgage Fraud Numbers
HousingWire | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 Housing Reform Juggles Reduced Government Role With Increased Private Capital
Mortgage News Daily | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 Is the U.S. Housing Recovery Gaining Momentum?
Bloomberg TV | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 Trulia to Transform Real Estate Industry with the Close of the Market Leader Acquisition
The Wall Street Journal | August 20, 2013
August 21, 2013 A New Plan for Fannie and Freddie and More Headaches for JPMorgan
The Motley Fool | August 19, 2013
August 20, 2013 The Docket: Eleventh Circuit Addresses Policy Exclusions for Conditions Known Before Issuance
August 20, 2013 7 Key Terms in the Affordable Care Act You Should Know
August 20, 2013 CFPB Releases Second Update Of Exam Procedures For Mortgage Rules
August 20, 2013 Recruit to Win: Rethinking the Way We Grow
August 20, 2013 First American Appoints President of Mortgage Services Division
August 20, 2013 North American Title Names Underwriting Counsel for Pacific Northwest
August 20, 2013 SoftPro Names SVP of Sales and Marketing
August 20, 2013 PREP Announces Date for Annual Southern California Chapter Meeting
August 20, 2013 Home Sales Seen Rising to Three-Year High
Bloomberg | August 18, 2013
August 20, 2013 Despite Drop in Commodity Prices, Farmland Values Rise
The New York Times | August 16, 2013
August 20, 2013 The Great Refinancing Resource Redeployment
Forbes | August 19, 2013
August 20, 2013 The 60 Million Americans Who Don’t Use the Internet, In Six Charts
The Washington Post | August 19, 2013
August 20, 2013 Housing Recovery Remains a Local Phenomenon
HousingWire | August 19, 2013
August 20, 2013 Watchdog: Fannie, Freddie Should Expedite Accounting Changes
The Wall Street Journal | August 19, 2013
August 20, 2013 Analysis: Higher Prices Sap Foreign Interest in U.S. Real Estate
Reuters | August 18, 2013
August 20, 2013 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Releases Exam Procedure Updates For Truth in Lending Act (TILA) and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)
The National Law Review | August 18, 2013
August 20, 2013 Scouts Earn a Profit Badge
The Wall Street Journal | August 15, 2013
August 20, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Should Recognize Bad Loan Costs Immediately: Watchdog
Reuters | August 19, 2013
August 20, 2013 Obama to Meet with Financial Regulators on Dodd-Frank
CNBC | August 19, 2013
August 19, 2013 Fannie Could Curb Low-Down-Payment Loan Purchases
The Wall Street Journal | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Housing Affordability Falls With Rising Prices
USA Today | August 18, 2013
August 19, 2013 Industry Witnesses Shift to Non-bank Servicers
HousingWire | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Housing Market Gets More Buyer Friendly
USA Today | August 18, 2013
August 19, 2013 Location, Employment Helping Some Markets See Faster Recovery
DSNews | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Permits Portend Prettier Picture for Home Builders
The Wall Street Journal | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Housing Expansion May Be Getting Scaled Back
The Wall Street Journal | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Housing Market Gets more Buyer Friendly
USA Today | August 18, 2013
August 19, 2013 FHA Offers Mortgage Backing to the Once Bankrupt
HousingWire | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Would You Sign a ‘Wedlease’?
The Washington Post | August 18, 2013
August 19, 2013 Reverse Mortgages Can Benefit Retirees, Both Wealthy and Not
The Wall Street Journal | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Fed’s Fisher Says Bond Yields Rising as Investors See QE Waning
Bloomberg | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Is Fed Committed to Beginning Tapering in September?
Fox Business | August 16, 2013
August 19, 2013 Another Real Estate Bubble? Redfin Explains Why Not
The Motley Fool | August 17, 2013
August 18, 2013 FHA Offers Mortgage Backing to the Once Bankrupt
HousingWire | August 16, 2013
August 16, 2013 Why It Might Be Cheaper to Get a Jumbo
The Wall Street Journal | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Mortgage Rates Seem to Have Leveled Off for the Time Being
The Washington Post | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Report: Half of All Homes Are Being Purchased With Cash
The Wall Street Journal | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Richmond’s Seizure Plan Complicated by Size of Mortgages
The Wall Street Journal | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Defining Your 'Dream' Home
The Wall Street Journal | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Is There a Stigma With Home 'Short Sales?'
CBS Moneywatch | August 14, 2013
August 16, 2013 Are 20-somethings Ready to Buy a Home?
Yahoo Finance | August 14, 2013
August 16, 2013 Mortgage Rates in U.S. Little Changed With 30-Year Loan at 4.4%
BusinessWeek | August 15,2 013
August 16, 2013 HUD Comments on Eminent Domain
Mortgage Daily | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Fed's Bullard - Housing Strong Enough to Overcome Higher Yields
Reuters | August 15, 2013
August 16, 2013 Real Estate Agents Get Wise to Superstitions
Inman News | August 15, 2013
August 15, 2013 Webinar: Next Steps in Best Practices and What It Means to Your Company
August 15, 2013 Softer U.S. Mortgage Rule Said to Be Proposed at End of August
Bloomberg | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Mortgage Rates Level Up for Loans Big and Small
CNBC | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Winter Park Family Builds Home Then Discovers Seller Didn't Disclose $12.6 Million Lien
Orlando Sentinel | August 13, 2013
August 15, 2013 Texas Will Need 10.5 Million New Housing Units by 2050
HousingWire | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Tips on Improving Policies to Protect Private Information
August 15, 2013 Building Middle-Manager Morale
The Wall Street Journal | August 7, 2013
August 15, 2013 Mortgage Modifications Up, Foreclosure Starts Down
HousingWire | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 When a New Job Leads to a Lawsuit
The Wall Street Journal | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Home Depot Is Best Retailer on Housing: Riskless Return
BusinessWeek | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Is Affordability Becoming a Bigger Issue for the Housing Market?
Wall Street Cheat Sheet | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Pawlenty: Regulators Risk Limiting Credit for Consumers
The Wall Street Journal | August 14, 2013
August 15, 2013 Housing Recovery Radar: Where Are the Next Hot Spots?
CNBC | August 14, 2013
August 14, 2013 HUD Says It’s Unclear If FHA Can Back Loans Issued After Seizure
The Washington Post | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Slide 4.7% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | August 14, 2013
August 14, 2013 Housing Inventory Rose in July
The Wall Street Journal | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 Tight Mortgage Rules Are Putting Even the Rich in a Pinch
AOL Real Estate | August 12, 2013
August 14, 2013 FHFA: Distressed Assets Significantly Weighed Down Home Prices
HousingWire | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 Best Places to Live
Money Magazine | September 2013 Issue
August 14, 2013 Home Sales Buoyed by Repeat Buyers
Bloomberg | August 11, 2013
August 14, 2013 GOP chairman: Dodd-Frank Smothering Housing Market
The Hill | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 Foreclosures Distort Home-Price Measure
The Wall Street Journal | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 Is Housing A Bubble In 2013?
Forbes | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 Fed Drains $2.32 Billion From Banking System With Reverse Repos
Bloomberg | August 13, 2013
August 14, 2013 How to Steer Clear of Online Scams
U.S. News & World Report | August 13, 2013
August 13, 2013 GSEs Announce Uniform Closing Dataset for New Closing Disclosure
August 13, 2013 Welcome ALTA's Newest Members
August 13, 2013 TRG Expands Florida Footprint with Acquisition
August 13, 2013 Delaware-based Bank Purchases Mortgage and Title Companies
August 13, 2013 DigitalDocs Changes Name to NextDeal
August 13, 2013 WFG National Title Names SVP of Northwest Operations
August 13, 2013 Partnership Enhances Automated Ordering Capabilities for Title and Settlement Services
August 13, 2013 Reverse Mortgages Likely to Get Stingier; New Rules Begin in October
Seattle Times | August 9, 2013
August 13, 2013 Why Home-Price Growth Will Slow
The Wall Street Journal | August 12, 2013
August 13, 2013 In One Bundle of Mortgages, the Subprime Crisis Reverberates
The New York Times | August 12, 2013
August 13, 2013 Flip That Mansion: Investors See Riches in Luxury U.S. Homes
Reuters | August 11, 2013
August 13, 2013 Justice Department Corrects Overstated Numbers for Fraud Initiative
DSNews | August 12, 2013
August 13, 2013 For Sale: Calvin Coolidge's Temporary White House
AOL Real Estate | August 9, 2013
August 13, 2013 Moving Home: How Long is Too Long?
USA Today | August 13, 2013
August 13, 2013 Like’ This Article Online? Your Friends Will Probably Approve, Too, Scientists Say
The New York Times | August 8, 2013
August 13, 2013 Consumer Advocacy Group Takes Issue with Bipartisan Policy Center's Financial Reform Team
The Hill | August 12, 2013
August 13, 2013 Easy Returns on Housing Investments May Be Over
CNBC | August 13, 2013
August 13, 2013 2 Ways Abolishing Fannie and Freddie Would Kill the 30-Year Mortgage
The Motley Fool | August 12, 2013
August 13, 2013 Learn New Recruiting Tactics to Grow Business
August 12, 2013 Timing a Real Estate Purchase
The Washington Post | August 8, 2013
August 12, 2013 FHFA Seeks Input on GSE Reform
HousingWire | August 9, 2013
August 12, 2013 Former CFPB Director Raj Date Goes on the Record
HousingWire | August 8, 2013
August 12, 2013 Best Places in U.S. to Buy a Vacation Home
MarketWatch | August 8, 2013
August 12, 2013 'Sand State' Foreclosures are Receding Fast
USA Today | August 9, 2013
August 12, 2013 Richmond Mayor Says Lawsuit Won’t Deter Loan Seizures
The Wall Street Journal | August 9, 2013
August 12, 2013 Home Sellers: Is It Better to Overprice or Underprice Your Listing?
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2013
August 12, 2013 Feds Say No Way to Using Eminent Domain to Help Underwater Homeowners
Time | August 9, 2013
August 12, 2013 Half-Time Report on HARP Largely Positive
Mortgage News Daily | August 9, 2013
August 12, 2013 Mortgage Apps for New Home Purchases Rise by 14 Percent Monthly
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | August 9, 2013
August 12, 2013 Obama to Congress: Confirm Mel Watt
The Hill | August 10, 2013
August 12, 2013 In Housing Finance Overhaul, All Eyes Focused on 30-year Fixed Mortgage
The Hill | August 12, 2013
August 12, 2013 Housing Market Shows More Signs Of Life
NPR | August 10, 2013
August 9, 2013 Home Prices Rise Steeply in West, Sunbelt
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 Closing Fannie, Freddie Could Increase Mortgage Rates
USA Today | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 Hip, Urban, Middle-Aged
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 State Mortgage Regulations Fly Under the Radar
HousingWire | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 Feds Investigating PNC Over Mortgage Pricing
USA Today | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Rates Mixed in Latest Week
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 Mortgage Delinquencies Hit Five-Year Low
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2013
August 9, 2013 An Improving Housing Market Means More Jobs
The Philadelphia Inquirer | August 9, 2013
August 9, 2013 Obama Endorsement Builds Momentum for Housing-Finance Overhaul
The Washington Post | August 9, 2013
August 9, 2013 Fannie Mae Reports Strong Second-Quarter
Bloomberg TV | August 8, 2013
August 8, 2013 Is Your Business Ready for End of Windows XP Support?
August 8, 2013 IT Security 101 Do’s and Don’ts
August 8, 2013 Title365 Company Appoints Chief Compliance Officer
August 8, 2013 As Mortgage Rates Rise, ARMs Finding Favor
USA Today | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Five Takeaways on Housing-Finance Reform From Obama’s Town Hall
The Wall Street Journal | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Freddie Mac Considers Legal Action to Block Eminent Domain Plan
The Wall Street Journal | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Housing, Home Issues Dominate Consumer Complaint Lists
Reality Times | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Freddie Mac Posts Profit of $5 Billion
The Wall Street Journal | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 8 Free Things You Can Do Today to Get Started on the Road to Best Practices
August 8, 2013 JPMorgan Says it’s Facing U.S. Probe Over Mortgages
The Washington Post | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Uncle Sam Wants YOU to Report Deceptive Debt Collectors
ABC News | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 President Obama Participates in Virtual Housing Roundtable
HousingWire | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Freddie Mac Earns USD 5 Billion in Second Quarter
Business Standard | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Firms Sue City Over Mortgage Plan
The New York Times | August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013 Million Dollar Home Sales Jump in U.S. as Wealthy Return
Bloomberg | August 8, 2013
August 8, 2013 Facebook Will Punish You For Being Boring
Business Insider | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Obama Backs Push to Replace Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
The Los Angeles Times | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Obama Wants to Help People Refinance Their Mortgages: Is It Too Late?
The Washington Post | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Home Prices Rise Again, but at a Slower Pace
USA Today | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Obama Plans Online Housing Q&A
The Wall Street Journal | August 5, 2013
August 7, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Edge Up 0.1% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | August 7, 2013
August 7, 2013 Asking Prices Cooled in July
The Wall Street Journal | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Long Judicial Foreclosure Timelines Challenge Investors
HousingWire | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 U.S. Sues Bank of America Over Mortgage Securities
The Washington Post | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Eminent Domain Proposal for Mortgages Gains Traction in California
The Los Angeles Times | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Buying a Home is Not for Everyone: HUD Secretary
CNBC | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Higher Interest Rates Seen in Mortgage Reforms
San Jose Mercury News | August 6, 2013
August 7, 2013 Will Reid Go Nuclear for Watt? Obama Mentions Watt Nomination at AZ Event
Politics 365 | August 7, 2013
August 7, 2013 Zillow Revenue Soars, Posts Loss as Costs Grow
NBC News | August 6, 2013
August 6, 2013 Washington Supreme Court Rules on Vicarious Liability
August 6, 2013 Recruiting to Sustain the Title Industry
August 6, 2013 Fidelity Reports Q2 Earnings
August 6, 2013 N.C.-based Investors Title Announces Second-Quarter Results
August 6, 2013 Entrust Expands into Louisiana
August 6, 2013 Westcor Names State Manager in Pennsylvania
August 6, 2013 RedVision Adds Three Arkansas Counties to Digital Database
August 6, 2013 HomeServices of America Increases Use of SoftPro
August 6, 2013 ALTA Member Set to Defend British Seniors Open Amateur Title
August 6, 2013 Real Estate Closing Costs Jump 6 Percent
Inman News | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 Obama to Insist Market Provides 30-year Mortgages
The Washington Post | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 Lending Standards Continue to Tighten
HousingWire | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 MERS Survives Another Legal Challenge in Oregon
HousingWire | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 Brokerage Allows Sellers to Pre-Test Prices
Realtor Mag | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 Real Estate Closing Costs Jump 6 Percent
Inman News | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 HSBC Says U.S. Mortgage Bond Suit Damages May Cost $1.6 Billion
BusinessWeek | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 The Inevitable Mortgage Banking Slowdown
The Motley Fool | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 Pros and Cons of Borrowing Money From Family
Fox Business | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 After IPO, Builder Joins ‘Biggest’ Rankings
The Wall Street Journal | August 2, 2013
August 6, 2013 What It's Like Being a Middle Manager Today
The Wall Street Journal | August 5, 2013
August 6, 2013 What's the White House Worth on the Open Market?
MSN News | August 6, 2013
August 5, 2013 Putting Borrowers into Higher-rate Mortgages Still Occurs, U.S. Says
The Los Angeles Times | August 2, 2013
August 5, 2013 Coordinated Effort to Target Real Estate Scrapers Underway
Inman News | August 1, 2013
August 5, 2013 CoreLogic Price Appreciation Update
HousingWire | August 1, 2013
August 5, 2013 Balance for Seriously Delinquent Mortgages Hits 5-Year Low
DSNews | August 2, 2013
August 5, 2013 How LinkedIn has Changed the Way You Might Get Your Next Job
The Washington Post | August 4, 2013
August 5, 2013 Reverse Mortgages: Big Changes Ahead
Forbes | August 2, 2013
August 5, 2013 Congress Begins to Wind Down Fannie and Freddie
Richmond Times-Dispatch | August 5, 2013
August 5, 2013 To Figure Out Where Real Estate Is Headed, Start Driving
BusinessWeek | August 5, 2013
August 5, 2013 Watchdog's Complaint Tracking Gets Results
USA Today | August 4, 2013
August 5, 2013 Return Of The Mortgage Upsellers?
The Courant | August 3, 2013
August 5, 2013 Five Apps That Could Help Sharpen the Brain
The Los Angeles Times | August 4, 2013
August 2, 2013 Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.4% as 162k Jobs Added
The Washington Post | August 2, 2013
August 2, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Rates Climb for First Time in Three Weeks
Bloomberg | August 1, 2013
August 2, 2013 CFPB Questioned by Republicans Over Ex-Employees’ Mortgage Plans
Bloomberg | August 1, 2013
August 2, 2013 Beazer CEO: New Orders Slower, But No Need Yet for Incentives
The Wall Street Journal | August 1, 2013
August 2, 2013 A Real Estate Star Is Born
The Wall Street Journal | August 1, 2013
August 2, 2013 IRS Inspector Urges Crackdown On Mislabeling 'Independent Contractors'
Forbes | July 30, 2013
August 2, 2013 Filing: Bank of America May Face Civil Charges
USA Today | July 31, 2013
August 2, 2013 Survey: Rising Rates Getting Sellers Nervous
RealtorMag | August 1, 2013
August 2, 2013 How to Get a Mortgage With Bad Credit
Credit.com | July 31, 2013
August 2, 2013 Mom, Stop Calling, I'll Text You All Day
The Wall Street Journal | July 31, 2013
August 2, 2013 'Smart Homes' Are Hacking Risk
The Wall Street Journal | August 1, 2013
August 1, 2013 ALTA Releases Updated Version of Best Practices
August 1, 2013 Assessment Procedures Available to Help Determine Compliance
August 1, 2013 Certification Package Now Available to Title Professionals
August 1, 2013 Senate Banking Signs Off on FHA Reforms
The Hill | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 California City Readies Controversial Loan-Seizure Program
The Wall Street Journal | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 Morgan Stanley Predicts Buy-to-Rent Boom
HousingWire | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall as Rates Remain Unchanged
Reuters | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 Tepid Growth Restrains Fed
The Wall Street Journal | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 Legislators Push to Trim Taxes on Foreign Investment
The Wall Street Journal | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 Survey: Buyers Will Pay More for Good Schools
RealtorMag | July 30, 2013
August 1, 2013 Home Owners Fight Foreclosure Through Crowdfunding
CBS News | July 30, 2013
August 1, 2013 National MI Gears Up to Insure Fannie Mae Mortgage Bonds
HousingWire | July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013 St. Petersburg, Fla., Dock Owner Sued by State Over Land has Huge Implications
August 1, 2013 Toss Your Old Phone? Think Again
The Wall Street Journal | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Buy-to-Rent Players Plan Financing Push
The Wall Street Journal | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Single-Family Rental Firm's IPO to Test Market
The Wall Street Journal | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Home Prices Jump, but Headwinds Build
The Wall Street Journal | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 American Dream Slipping as Homeownership at 18-Year Low
Bloomberg | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Landlords See Silver Lining in Lower Homeownership Rate
The Wall Street Journal | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Foreclosures Decline in June from Year Ago
Reuters | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Mini-apartments are the Next Big Thing in U.S. Cities
USA Today | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 Multifamily Originations On the Rise
HousingWire | July 30, 2013
July 31, 2013 ALTA Member Records Lowest Amateur Score at Senior British Open
Amateur Golf | July 28, 2013
July 31, 2013 20 Things 20-Year-Olds Don't Get
Forbes | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 First American Q2 Earnings Results
July 30, 2013 Stewart Reports Earnings for Second-quarter 2013
July 30, 2013 Old Republic Announces Earnings for Second-quarter 2013
July 30, 2013 N.D. Attorney General Issues Opinion on Rejection of Documents
July 30, 2013 ALTA Secures Key Changes to House GSE Reform Bill
July 30, 2013 Stewart Names Underwriting Counsel for Carolinas
July 30, 2013 Thomas Title & Escrow Expands Presence in Dallas Market
July 30, 2013 DataQuick Introduces Web-Based Analytics Tool for Title Companies
July 30, 2013 Webinars to Teach Basics of Affordable Care Act
July 30, 2013 Stewart Title Guaranty Company Promotes Pair to Senior Underwriter
July 30, 2013 Higher Mortgage Rates Pinch Pending Home Sales
The Wall Street Journal | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 U.S. Regulators Moving Cautiously on Mortgage Reforms
Reuters | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 How to Win a Bidding War
The Wall Street Journal | July 26, 2013
July 30, 2013 Largest States, Metros Post Monthly Improvements in May
DSNews | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 MERS Ability to Foreclose Gains Traction in Rhode Island
HousingWire | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 Now Your Member of Congress Can See How You Vote
The Washington Post | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 Tax Foundation: End of Mortgage Deduction Equals 690,000 Lost Jobs
HousingWire | July 29, 2013
July 30, 2013 Safe Zones: 20 Most Crime-Free Cities in America
AOL Real Estate | July 26, 2013
July 30, 2013 Housing Market has Buyers Willing to Use 'Aggressive Tactics'
The Los Angeles Times | July 28, 2013
July 30, 2013 Obama to Call for Business Tax Overhaul in Grand Bargain
Bloomberg | July 29, 2013
July 29, 2013 Americans Gambling on Rates With Most ARMs Since 2008
Bloomberg | July 24, 2013
July 29, 2013 Between the Lines: Obama’s Latest Housing Pitches
The Wall Street Journal | July 26, 2013
July 29, 2013 More Mortgage Delinquencies Cure on Improved Home Prices
HousingWire | July 26, 2013
July 29, 2013 A New QRM Standards is Just What the MBA Ordered—But Will It Happen
HousingWire | July 26, 2013
July 29, 2013 Retiring Way, Way South of the Border
The Wall Street Journal | July 25, 2013
July 29, 2013 Scam Alert: Beware of 'Change My Address' Sites
Daily Finance | July 24, 2013
July 29, 2013 Housing Markets Where Cash is King
CNN Money | July 25, 2013
July 29, 2013 Ohio Family's Home Mistaken for Foreclosed Property Across the Street
ABC News | July 26, 2013
July 29, 2013 7 More Hidden Costs of Ownership
Trulia | July 26, 2013
July 29, 2013 What's the Best Way for Small Business to Grow?
USA Today | July 28, 2013
July 29, 2013 Oregon Woman: $18.6M, Credit Bureau: 0
USA Today | July 28, 2013
July 28, 2013 Eight in 10 Americans Say Owning Is a Good Financial Decision
DSNews | July 26, 2013
July 26, 2013 Wells Fargo Exits Mortgage Joint Venture Businesses
HousingWire | July 25, 2013
July 26, 2013 FHFA reaches $885 million settlement with UBS
HousingWire | July 26, 2013
July 26, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Falls to 4.31%
USA Today | July 25 2013
July 26, 2013 As Rates Rise, New-Home Orders Slow for Home Builders
The Wall Street Journal | July 25, 2013
July 26, 2013 American Land Title Association Produces Risk Management Tool for Lenders
HousingWire | July 25, 2013
July 26, 2013 ALTA Raises Tax Provision Issues With Senate Finance Committee
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 25, 2013
July 26, 2013 Borrowers in Obama Housing Program Re-defaulting, Watchdog says
CNN Money | July 24, 2013
July 26, 2013 Eighth Circuit TILA Rescission Decision Rejects CFPB Position
CFPB Monitor | July 25, 2013
July 26, 2013 A Social Network Dedicated to Happy Moments
The New York Times | July 23, 2013
July 26, 2013 FHA Seeks Tighter Reverse Mortgage Rules
Chicago Tribune | July 26, 2013
July 26, 2013 Mid-Year Tax Planning When Selling Your Primary Residence
CBS Boston | July 25, 2013
July 26, 2013 Freddie Mac Mortgage Portfolio Swells
HousingWire | July 25, 2013
July 25, 2013 Webinar Offers Advice on Developing Process to Resolve Consumer Complaints
July 25, 2013 Wells Fargo Exec: ALTA’s Best Practices ‘Good Step’ in Reducing Lender Liability
July 25, 2013 Sales Of New Homes Rise Again, Hit Five-Year High
USA Today | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 House Committee Approves Hensarling’s GSE Reform Bill
Businessweek | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 California Non-Profit Dissolves After Losing Ownership Battle Over Building
Fort Bragg Advocate News | July 18, 2013
July 25, 2013 Real Estate's New Big Buyers: Middle-Aged Women
RealtorMag | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 Senators Unsure of Steps for Tax Reform
Politico | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 IRS' Simpler Home Tax Deduction Cuts Through the Clutter
AOL Real Estate | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 Everything and the Kitchen Sink
The Wall Street Journal | July 25, 2013
July 25, 2013 How Companies Can Get Smart About Raising Prices
The Wall Street Journal | July 21, 2013
July 25, 2013 TARP Audit: Housing Recipients Re-Defaulting in Alarming Numbers
Newsmax | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 Softened Mortgage Rule Said to Be Proposed Soon by U.S. Agencies
BusinessWeek | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 Homes.com: 19 Markets are Now Fully Recovered
HousingWire | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 New Freddie Mac Debt Seen as Imperfect Shift of Housing Risk
Bloomberg | July 24, 2013
July 25, 2013 U.S. Cities That Have Gone Bankrupt, In One Map
The Washington Post | July 18, 2013
July 24, 2013 Fannie-Freddie Fight Goes Beyond Politics
The Wall Street Journal | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Decline 1% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | July 24 2013
July 24, 2013 Easing of Mortgage Curb Weighed
The Wall Street Journal | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 Baucus Says Finance Panel will Consider Tax Rewrite in 2013
The Chicago Tribune | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 Companies Square Off in Tax-Rewrite Battle
The Wall Street Journal | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 CFPB Targets Castle & Cooke Mortgage Over Compensation Practices
HousingWire | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 Five Takeaways From the Existing Home Sales Report
The Wall Street Journal | July 22, 2013
July 24, 2013 Homebuilders Build Momentum as Existing Home Sales Fall
HousingWire | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 House Democrats Push for Bipartisan Work on a Housing Finance Reform Bill
The Hill | July 23, 2013
July 24, 2013 Could Door-to-door Postal Service Delivery End Soon?
USA Today | July 23, 2013
July 23, 2013 Title Action Network Alert Urges Senators to Protect Key Tax Provisions
July 23, 2013 Learn How to Develop a Process to Resolve Consumer Complaints
July 23, 2013 ALTA Awards Three More NTP Designations
July 23, 2013 The Docket: Calif. Appeals Court Overturns $1M Decision Against Insurer
July 23, 2013 Illinois Increases Penalty for Unlawful Clouding of Title
July 23, 2013 Registration Open for MISMO Fall Summit
July 23, 2013 Landtech Announces CPL Integrations With Old Republic, Westcor, WFG
July 23, 2013 Agents National Title Updates Web-based Operations and Policy Remittance System
July 23, 2013 Existing-home Sales Dip in June but Remain Near 3½-year High
The Washington Post | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 The ‘Shift the Goalpost’ Home Sale
The New York Times | July 19, 2013
July 23, 2013 Second-Home Deduction Future Depends on Congress Using It
Bloomberg | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 Economic Casualties: 'Missing Households'
The Wall Street Journal | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 Housing Recovery Increasingly Prices Out First-Time Buyers
The Wall Street Journal | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 Rep. Campbell Reintroduces Eminent Domain Measure to Protect GSEs
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 CFPB Sued by Bankruptcy Attorney, Legal Support Services Firm
HousingWire | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 8 Home Inspection Red Flags
AOL Real Estate | July 19, 2013
July 23, 2013 Fannie Mae: Housing to Boost Economic Growth in Second Half
The Wall Street Journal | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 Existing Home Sales Dip Monthly but Rise 15.2% Annually
HousingWire | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 UBS Agrees to Settle U.S. Claims it Misrepresented Mortgage Bonds
Los Angeles Times | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 U.S. Housing Sales Lowest Since 2001 [video]
Bloomberg TV | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 Housing Market Back in Focus as Rates Rise
USA Today | July 22, 2013
July 23, 2013 reQuire Names Chief Technology Officer
July 22, 2013 This Trend Could Signal a New Housing Bubble
MSN Money | July 19, 2013
July 22, 2013 Higher Rates Aren't Enough to Stall Housing
The Wall Street Journal | July 21, 2013
July 22, 2013 Rising Mortgage Rates Pose Threat to Refi Jobs
HousingWire | July 19, 2013
July 22, 2013 Flipping on the Rise in Most Markets as Profits Skyrocket
DSNews | July 19, 2013
July 22, 2013 5 Ways Home Loans are Becoming Easier to Get
The Philadelphia Inquirer | July 20, 2013
July 22, 2013 As Dodd-Frank Turns 3, It Remains a Work in Progress
The Washington Post | July 19, 2013
July 22, 2013 Rules for Reverse Mortgages may Become more Restrictive
Minneapolis-Star Tribune | July 20, 2013
July 22, 2013 Obama Hails Cordray Nomination in Address
CNN Politics | July 20, 2013
July 22, 2013 3%? 4%? 5%? How Much to Take for Retirement
USA Today | July 18, 2013
July 22, 2013 Hensarling Sees Quick Action on Republican Housing Reform Bill
The Hill | July 20, 2013
July 22, 2013 Housing Nominee May Test Senate's Newfound Spirit of Compromise
The Hill | July 20, 2013
July 22, 2013 Take Extra Steps If You Want to Appeal to Young Buyers
The Houston Chronicle | July 19, 2013
July 22, 2013 Hounded by Debt Collectors? Knowing One’s Rights Key to Dealing with Collection Agency Tactics
The Washington Post | July 19, 2013
July 19, 2013 The Rise of the Young Buyer
The Wall Street Journal | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 Detroit Goes Bankrupt, Largest Municipal Filing in U.S. History
The Washington Post | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 Mel Watt Moves Closer to Confirmation Vote
Politico | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 Mortgage Rates Dip as Taper Fears Subside
USA Today | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 $100 Million House Listings Are Back: Are They Worth the Price?
AOL Real Estate | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 How Trulia's CEO Built the Business
The Wall Street Journal | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 5 Things Your Customers Should Know About Title Insurance
Real Estate Business Resources | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 MISMO Announces New Version of its Residential Reference Model
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 10 Cities Where Wages are Soaring
USA Today | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 Housing: Should You Stay or Should You Go?
CNBC | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 14 American Housing Markets That Are Swamped With Foreclosures
San Francisco Chronicle | July 18, 2013
July 19, 2013 PATH Act Receives Mixed Reviews from Mortgage Experts
HousingWire | July 18, 2013
July 18, 2013 3 Reasons Why the Fed is Worried About Housing
USA Today | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 House Votes to Delay Parts of Obamacare Mandates
CBS News | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 Warehouse Lenders Take Agent Vetting In-house
July 18, 2013 Court Ruling on Loan Officer Overtime Pay Throws Industry in Limbo
HousingWire | June 15, 2013
July 18, 2013 Fed survey: Economic growth picks up throughout U.S.
The Washington Post | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 Bank of America Earnings Soar 70 Percent
The Washington Post | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 Squatters Beware: States Are Revising Adverse Possession Laws
AOL Real Estate | July 16, 2013
July 18, 2013 Housing Momentum Continues in All Districts: Beige Book
HousingWire | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 'We're Here To Stay' Says Newly Confirmed Consumer Watchdog
NPR | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 Misfit Borrowers Attracting Lenders as Housing Revives
Bloomberg | July 18, 2013
July 18, 2013 Housing Starts Fall in June, Raising Slowdown Fears
CNBC | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 Lew: Dodd-Frank Helped Save the Banking System
CNBC | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 Mortgage Industry Reacts to Richard Cordray Confirmation
HousingWire | July 17, 2013
July 18, 2013 3 Real Estate Scams And How To Avoid Them
Forbes | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Former CFPB Attorney: Cordray Confirmation Ends Era of Uncertainty
HousingWire | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Mortgage Applications Steadily Decline
HousingWire | July 17, 2013
July 17, 2013 Builder Confidence Soars in July
The Los Angeles Times | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 What $400,000 Buys: Homes Across America
ABC News | July 15, 2013
July 17, 2013 Flood Relief Moving on Hill
The Washington Post | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Why Housing Starts News May Move Markets
USA Today | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 How to Write a Business Plan
FOX Business | July 15, 2013
July 17, 2013 Industry Leaders Express Support for Senate's FHA Plan
The Hill | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Freddie Mac Selling Bonds to Share US Mortgage Risks
Reuters | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Why Housing Starts News may Move Markets
USA Today | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 2 New Plans to Upgrade Smartphones After a Year
The New York Times | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Freddie: Labor Market Adds Make First Half of 2013 Best Since 2005
The Wall Street Journal | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 The Housing Market Just Wants to Be Normal Again
Bloomberg | July 16, 2013
July 17, 2013 Will Rising Interest Rates Uproot Housing Recovery?
Bloomberg TV | July 16, 2013
July 16, 2013 Senate Confirms Cordray as CFPB Director
July 16, 2013 WFG National Title Enters Michigan Market
July 16, 2013 California Supreme Court Decision Protects Access to Public Records
July 16, 2013 CFPB Updates Timeline for Release of Final Mortgage Disclosure Rule
July 16, 2013 American Land Title Association Statement on Richard Cordray Confirmation
ALTA's Press Release In Response to the U.S. Senate’s 66-34 Vote to Confirm Richard Cordray as the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
July 16, 2013 North American Title Appoints Mountain States Underwriting Counsel
July 16, 2013 Maintenance Scheduled for ALTA Website
July 16, 2013 Alliant National Title Insurance Names Underwriting Counsel
July 16, 2013 County Courthouse Fire Highlights Benefit of E-recording
July 16, 2013 Stewart Title Names President of Oklahoma-based Title Agency
July 16, 2013 Two Connecticut Towns Begin E-recording
July 16, 2013 Big Builders Buy Cash-Starved Rivals
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 Conditions are Ripe for Household Formation
HousingWire | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 Where Home Prices Haven’t Hit Bottom
The Wall Street Journal | July 14, 2013
July 16, 2013 Subprime Borrowers With Best Credit Score Denied Help
Bloomberg | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 Cities with the Biggest Pay Hikes
CNNMoney | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 The High Costs of 'Hard Money'
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 Why the House Doesn’t Work — in 1 Chart
The Washington Post | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 Why are People Stockpiling Cash?
The Washington Post | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 How Real Estate Professionals Can Help Clients Navigate Short Sales And Foreclosures
Forbes | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 CFPB Announces Appointments to Fill Senior Posts
American Banker | July 15, 2013
July 16, 2013 Senators Unveil Plan to Bolster Federal Housing Administration Finances
Reuters | July 15, 2013
July 15, 2013 Foreclosures Hit Lowest Level Since 2006
USA Today | July 11, 2013
July 15, 2013 Housing Listings Multiply in June
The Wall Street Journal | June 15, 2013
July 15, 2013 Obama Scorecard: Housing Market Continues to Improve, but Risks Linger
HousingWire | July 13, 2013
July 15, 2013 Big Banks Make Big Leap in Image Improvement
USA Today | July 14, 2013
July 15, 2013 How Will Health Insurance Exchanges Work?
The Wall Street Journal | July 14, 2013
July 15, 2013 U.S. 'Jumbo’ Loan Rates as Cheap as Standard Mortgages
Financial Times | July 15, 2013
July 15, 2013 Housing Unfazed as Dimon Sees JPMorgan Profit Squeeze: Mortgages
BusinessWeek | July 15, 2013
July 15, 2013 Reid-McConnell Nomination Clash Risks Acrimony Over Debt Limit
BusinessWeek | July 15, 2013
July 15, 2013 GOP Lawmaker: White House Lacks Plan B if Cordray Appointment Invalidated
The Hill | July 13, 2013
July 15, 2013 Housing Rebound Drives Caesarstone Jump: Israel Overnight
Bloomberg | July 13, 2013
July 15, 2013 Title Company Can't Verify Mirror Pond Ownership
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
July 15, 2013 Fresh Proposals on Capitol Hill Spark Optimism on Housing Finance Overhaul
The Hill | July 13, 2013
July 15, 2013 Lack of Short Sale Code in Credit Reporting System Creating Hardship for Many Consumers
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 12, 2013
July 15, 2013 Rules for Reverse Mortgages May Become More Restrictive
The New York Times | July 12, 2013
July 14, 2013 Palm Beach Post Letter to the Editor
ALTA responds to Palm Beach Post Article "Rate Relief on Title Insurance?"
July 12, 2013 House GOP Offers Housing Bill Without Government Guarantee
Bloomberg | July 12, 2013
July 12, 2013 Mortgage Rates Rise Again, But Won't Spoil The Housing Recovery
Forbes | July 12, 2013
July 12, 2013 Fed’s Tapering to Aim at Ensuring Housing Recovery
Bloomberg | July 11, 2013
July 12, 2013 Rising Rates Take Banks on a New Ride
The Wall Street Journal | July 12, 2013
July 12, 2013 House Republicans Push Through Farm Bill, Without Food Stamps
The New York Times | July 11, 2013
July 12, 2013 The Best Midsize Cities for Jobs 2013
Forbes | July 11, 2013
July 12, 2013 New Flood Insurance Rates Leave Homeowners With Sticker Shock
AOL Real Estate | July 11, 2013
July 12, 2013 What Words Should Real-Estate Listings Use? Depends on the Market
The Wall Street Journal | July 11, 2013
July 12, 2013 After Public Criticism, Regulators Make Edits to Mortgage Rules
The Hill | July 11, 2013
July 12, 2013 Senators Reach Agreement on Bipartisan FHA Solvency Bill
HousingWire | July 11, 2013
July 11, 2013 Cyber Criminals Steal More Than $1.5 Million from California Escrow Company
July 11, 2013 Entrust Solutions Now Offers Centralized Disbursing as Standalone Service
July 11, 2013 Senators Introduce Data Security Bill to set Federal Standard, Preempt States
July 11, 2013 Best Practices: Resolving Consumer Complaints
July 11, 2013 Home Buyers Cast Wary Eye on Rising Rates
The Wall Street Journal | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 5 Tax Breaks That Could Change or Go
Politico | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 Homebuyers Locking In Affordability
Realty Times | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 The Number Of US Homes Lost To Foreclosures Plunged 27%
Business Insider | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 CFPB Provides Latest Clarification to Finalized Mortgage Rules
HousingWire | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 Why Mexicans Prefer The United States For Residential Real Estate Purchases
Forbes | July 9, 2013
July 11, 2013 Survey: Younger Buyers More Likely to Consider Foreclosed Homes
DSNews | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 Fed Attempts to Free Higher-priced Loans from Appraisal Binds
HousingWire | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 Fed Preps for End of Stimulus
USA Today | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 Feds will Now Help Resolve Debt Collection Complaints
Today Money | July 10, 2013
July 11, 2013 Regulator Tells Banks to End Scuzzy Debt-Collection Tactics
Reuters | July 11, 2013
July 11, 2013 Foreclosures Fall to Pre-housing Bust Levels
CNN Money | July 11, 2013
July 10, 2013 Generational Home Buying Trends
Realtor Mag | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Down 23% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | July 10, 2013
July 10, 2013 Mortgage Lending Loosens in June
HousingWire | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 Economic Growth to be Slower Than Expected Through 2014, IMF Says
The Washington Post | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 Basel III Gets Green Light from Banking Regulators
HousingWire | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 In Their Own Words: How 13 CEOs Feel About the Economy
The Motley Fool | July 8, 2013
July 10, 2013 Fannie Mae Said to Plan $1 Billion Sale of Home Mortgage Bonds
BusinessWeek | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 GOP Lawmakers Charge Consumer Watchdog with 'Veil of Secrecy'
The Hill | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 Remembering Why I Got Into Business
The New York Times | July 9, 2013
July 10, 2013 Facebook Rolls Out a Powerful Search Tool
The New York Times | July 8, 2013
July 10, 2013 REIT Outlook Positive Despite Recent Fall
The Wall Street Journal | July 2, 2013
July 9, 2013 ALTA Updates Title Insurance Regulatory Surveys
July 9, 2013 ALTA Awards Texas Agent National Title Professional Designation
July 9, 2013 Why Home-Price Gains Will Slow Amid Higher Mortgage Rates
The Wall Street Journal | July 8, 2013
July 9, 2013 CFPB Releases Readiness Guide to Help Lenders With New Rules
HousingWire | July 8, 2013
July 9, 2013 Cyber Thieves Steal from Escrow Company
Finance & Commerce | July 1, 2013
July 9, 2013 Three Things to Prepare Now for New Mortgage Disclosures
July 9, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court: Non-attorneys Can Modify Home Loans
HousingWire | July 8, 2013
July 9, 2013 Mortgage Rates Fuel April HARP Refinancings: FHFA
HousingWire | July 8, 2013
July 9, 2013 Baillie & Hershman Attorney Elected Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association Real Property Section
July 9, 2013 Clash Looms on Top Obama Appointees as Reid Plans to Force Votes
BusinessWeek | July 9, 2013
July 9, 2013 Warren Urges Senate to Confirm Consumer Watchdog
USA Today | July 8, 2013
July 9, 2013 Fannie Mae: More Americans May Buy Homes Sooner as Prices Expected to Rise
The Wall Street Journal | July 8, 2013
July 9, 2013 Hawaii Passes Legislation Affecting Escrow Companies, Disclosure of Condo Projects
July 9, 2013 Number of Improving Housing Markets Tails Off in July
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | July 8, 2013
July 8, 2013 Investment Group Sues U.S. Over Fannie, Freddie Bailout Terms
Reuters | July 7, 1013
July 8, 2013 Pre-Closing Credit Checks
The New York Times | July 8, 2013
July 8, 2013 Where Does the Better Half Live?
The Wall Street Journal | July 4, 2013
July 8, 2013 Low Down-Payment Lending Avoids Regulatory Blitz
The Wall Street Journal | July 3, 2013
July 8, 2013 Retail Vacancies Lowest in 4 Years
The Washington Post | July 3, 2013
July 8, 2013 Exotic Woods for High-End Homes
The Wall Street Journal | July 4, 2013
July 8, 2013 Trulia: Asking Home Prices Not Cooling Off ... Yet
Forbes | July 3, 2013
July 8, 2013 We're Losing Trillions in Workplace Productivity
The Washington Post | July 5, 2013
July 8, 2013 Climbing Housing Market Slowed by Tepid Jobs Recovery
HousingWire | July 3, 2013
July 8, 2013 Expectation for Rates to Rise Spikes in Fannie Mae Survey
DSNews | July 8, 2013
July 8, 2013 Progress on Housing Finance Reform
The New York Times | July 7, 2013
July 5, 2013 CFPB Publishes Updated 'Rural' List
Mortgage News Daily | July 3, 2013
July 5, 2013 Average 30-year Fixed Mortgage Dips to 4.3%
USA Today | July 5, 2013
July 5, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Down 12% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | July 3, 2013
July 5, 2013 Real-Estate Rebound Buoys Underwater Mortgage Borrowers
July 5, 2013 All-Cash Offers: Healthy for Real Estate Market, or a Hindrance?
FOX Business | June 28, 2013
July 5, 2013 Jobs Data Upbeat, Trade Deficit Widens
Reuters | July 3, 2013
July 5, 2013 Motivated Home Buyers Skip Bidding Wars in Tight Markets
The Los Angeles Times | June 28, 2013
July 5, 2013 Social Media is Vital Small-business Tool
USA Today | July 2, 2013
July 5, 2013 Are We in a New Housing Market Bubble?
Fox Business | July 2, 2013
July 5, 2013 Rising Mortgage Rates Won't Kill Housing: Hovnanian
CNBC | July 2, 2013
July 5, 2013 Sizing Up the CFPB Complaint Database
National Mortgage News Daily | July 2, 2013
July 5, 2013 Real-Estate Rebound Buoys Underwater Mortgage Borrowers
The Wall Street Journal | July 4, 2013
July 3, 2013 May Brings Largest Annual Home Price Increase Since 2006
HousingWire | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 White House Delays a Key Part of Obamacare
The Washington Post | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Builders Race to Keep Up With Surging U.S.
Bloomberg | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Wells Fargo, Three Other Banks Publish Living Wills
HousingWire | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Fed Approves New Rules Requiring Banks to Set Aside More Capital
The Washington Post | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Fed’s Dudley Sees Faster Growth in 2014 as Fiscal Drag Wanes
Bloomberg | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 FHFA: 2.3 Million Homeowners Saved from Chilling Effects of Foreclosure
HousingWire | July 1, 2013
July 3, 2013 Senator Crapo Asks GAO to Study Consumer Bureau Data Collection
Bloomberg | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Freddie Mac Enhanced Fraud Detection Gets Results
HousingWire | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Wells Fargo Analyst: GSE Reform is a Long-time Away
Fierce Finance | July 2, 2013
July 3, 2013 Who's Paying For Citigroup's $968M Fannie Mae Settlement? You Are
Forbes | July 3, 2013
July 2, 2013 CFPB Director Acknowledges ALTA Concerns with Three-day Rule
July 2, 2013 FASB Proposes New Accounting for Insurance Contracts
July 2, 2013 Fed Finalizes Rule on BASEL III Bank Capital Requirements
July 2, 2013 Ten More States Adopt Uniform Mortgage Test for Loan Originators
July 2, 2013 TLTA Names Title Person of the Year
July 2, 2013 Westcor Hires Communications Director
July 2, 2013 SoftPro Integrates with Fidelity’s agentTRAX
July 2, 2013 RamQuest Integrates with WFG’s e-CPL Service
July 2, 2013 Citi to Pay Fannie Mae Nearly $1 billion Over Flawed Mortgages
Reuters | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 Thousands of Borrowers to Get Mortgage Payments Reduced
CNNMoney | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 Student Debt, High Downpayments Restrict First-time Homebuyers
The Seattle Times | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 2013 is Halfway Over! This is How the Economy is Doing, in 11 Charts
The Washington Post | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 Asian Investors Dig Into U.S. Property
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2013
July 2, 2013 America's Safest, Most Secure Places To Live
Forbes | June 27, 2013
July 2, 2013 Change in the Air: Rental Smoking Bans
The Chicago Tribune | June 28, 2013
July 2, 2013 GSEs Help 130K Borrowers Avoid Foreclosure in Q1, Delinquencies Fall
DSNews | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 Mortgage Brokers Consider Switch to Correspondent Lending Model
HousingWire | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 US Construction Spending Up 0.5 Percent in May
BusinessWeek | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 Housing Market's Ups and Downs
USA Today | July 1, 2013
July 2, 2013 Credit Reports: What Businesses Don't Know Can Hurt Them
The Wall Street Journal | June 21, 2013
July 1, 2013 First-time Buyers Losing Out as Home Sales Rise
USA Today | June 29, 2013
July 1, 2013 Finance Committee Asks Senators to Start Tax Reform Process
The New York Times | June 27, 2013
July 1, 2013 Wells Fargo: There's a simpler way to shrink the GSEs
HousingWire | June 28, 2013
July 1, 2013 Quirky Homes Can Make Lenders Skittish
The Wall Street Journal | June 27, 2013
July 1, 2013 Bank of America Said to Send Property Reviews to India
Bloomberg | June 28, 2013
July 1, 2013 101 Topic Ideas for Your Real Estate Blog
Inman News | June 27, 2013
July 1, 2013 Did You Miss Your Chance to Grab a Cheap Mortgage?
Daily Finance | June 29, 2013
July 1, 2013 Bonds Tied to Mortgages Poised for the Biggest Losses Since 1994
San Francisco Chronicle | June 28, 2013
July 1, 2013 Selling a Home in Summer has Unique Challenges
The Seattle Times | June 28, 2013
July 1, 2013 Mortgage Rates: Nowhere to Go but Up?
USA Today | June 28, 2013
July 1, 2013 Housing's 'Shadow Inventory' Still Haunts Banks
U.S. News & World Report | June 28, 2013
July 1, 2013 Freddie Mac to Debut 'Risk-sharing' MBS
Reuters | June 28, 2013
June 28, 2013 A Property Rights Victory
The Wall Street Journal | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 New Rules Expected for Insurance Accounting May Lead to Erratic Earnings
The New York Times | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 International Home Buyers Are Fewer, More Diverse
The Wall Street Journal | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 OCC: 90% of Mortgages Current in Q1 as Foreclosure Efforts Continue
HousingWire | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 Mortgage Rates Spike in Response to Fed Statement; 30-year Crosses 4 Percent Mark
The Washington Post | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 Pending Home Sales in May Hit Six-year High
USA Today | June 28, 2013
June 28, 2013 CFPB Accused of Targeting 5 Million Americans for 'Warrantless' Financial Surveillance
U.S. News & World Report | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 Remedies for Better Cellphone Signal and Quality
The New York Times | June 26, 2013
June 28, 2013 Americans Embracing Rise of Short-Stay Rentals, Poll Finds
The Wall Street Journal | June 28, 2013
June 28, 2013 Bankers Cite Reg Reform as Top Compliance Concern: Study
American Banker | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 Will the Housing Recovery Leave You Behind?
CBS MoneyWatch | June 27, 2013
June 28, 2013 How Interest Rates Affect The Housing Market
Forbes | June 27,2 013
June 28, 2013 Obama's Housing Pick Endorses Abolishing Fannie, Freddie
Reuters | June 27, 2013
June 27, 2013 Best Practices: Road Map to Implementation
June 27, 2013 CFPB Issues ‘Responsible Conduct’ Guidance
June 27, 2013 Procedures for Resolving Consumer Complaints
June 27, 2013 Watch Webinar Addressing Title Agent Professional Liability Insurance
June 27, 2013 Get a Sneak Peek of This Year's Annual Convention
ALTA 2013 Annual Convention | October 9 - 12 | Palm Beach, Florida
June 27, 2013 Freddie Mac Mortgage Portfolio Shrinks
HousingWire | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 Gay-Marriage Legal Battles Still Loom In States
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 After Supreme Court Rulings, Will Domestic-Partner Benefits Remain Intact?
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 Retreat, not Panic: How Home Buyers Reacted to the Rate Spike
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 ABA on GSE Reform Bill; Freddie Changes Low Activity Fee; Affiliated Adds Mini-Corr/Mandatory
Mortgage News Daily | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 Second Offer Emerges to Buy Empire State Building
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 Why Are Mortgage Interest Rates Rising?
The Wall Street Journal | June 20, 2013
June 27, 2013 Trouble for Banks? Mortgage Applications at More Than 2-Year Low
The Motley Fool | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 Bair: CFPB's Cordray 'Deserves to Be Confirmed'
American Banker | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 HAMP Architect Leaves Treasury for CFPB
HousingWire | June 26, 2013
June 27, 2013 Download Checklists to Aid Implementation of Best Practices
June 26, 2013 Luxury US Real Estate Braces for Foreign Markets Fallout
NBC News | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 New Home Sales Near Five-year High, Prices Rise
The Washington Post | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 Loan Applications Decline as Mortgage Interest Rates Skyrocket
HousingWire | June 26, 2013
June 26, 2013 Senators Propose Bipartisan Reform Bill for Fannie, Freddie
The Washington Post | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 What the Supreme Court's NLRB Decision Would Mean for CFPB
Politico | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 Is a Neighbor Hurting Your Home's Value?
CNNMoney | June 24, 2013
June 26, 2013 Delinquency, Foreclosure Rates Decrease to Post-Crisis Lows in May
DSNews | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 CFPB Opens Proposed Mortgage Rule Changes for Public Comment
Mortgage News Daily | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 Sens. Bob Corker and Mark Warner Discuss Proposal to Replace Fannie, Freddie
The Washington Post | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 Freddie Mac Said to Prepare Mortgage Securities Sharing Risk
BusinessWeek | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 Housing Market Shrugging Off Rise in Mortgage Rates
The New York Times | June 25, 2013
June 26, 2013 Robert Shiller: Reasons to Cheer Housing Sector
The Wall Street Journal | June 25, 2013
June 25, 2013 The Docket: The Meaning of the Word ‘Is’: Title Insurer as a Creditor in Bankruptcy Court
June 25, 2013 Title Company Appeals Ruling in Cyber Crime Case
June 25, 2013 GSEs Announce New Short Sale Guidelines
June 25, 2013 Take ALTA’s Operations Survey for Chance to Win a Free Annual Convention Registration
June 25, 2013 American Land Title Association Statement on Corker/Warner GSE Reform Bill Introduction
ALTA's Press Release In Response to GSE Reform Bill Introduction
June 25, 2013 WFG’s Drum Receives Prestigious Casa Award
June 25, 2013 Timios Acquires California-based Title Company
June 25, 2013 First American Releases Web Portal for Commercial Deals
June 25, 2013 CFPB Proposes Changes to New Lending, Servicing Rules
HousingWire | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 SoftPro Wins Stevie Award for Best Support Department
June 25, 2013 Supreme Court Move Complicates Cordray Confirmation
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 St. Louis County, Minn. Launches E-recording Service
June 25, 2013 Did Poor Math Skills Cause Subprime Meltdown?
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 Price Gains to Slow But Recovery Will Continue
DSNews | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 As Housing Warms Up, Appraisers Feel the Heat
The Chicago Tribune | June 21, 2013
June 25, 2013 States Look to Rein in Drones
The Washington Post | June 19, 2013
June 25, 2013 Here’s Your $300: Foreclosure Deals Blasted
USA Today | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 As Housing Returns, So Do Risky Practices
The Hill | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 Corker-Warner GSE Bill to Be Introduced Tuesday
American Banker | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 Company Unmasks Anonymous Web Visitors For A Price. Then Shuts Down
Forbes | June 19, 2013
June 25, 2013 Fannie Mae Chief Economist Warns of Rapidly Escalating Rates
HousingWire | June 24, 2013
June 25, 2013 Senators to Introduce Bill to End Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
Bloomberg | June 25, 2013
June 25, 2013 New Banking Rules Could Hurt Homebuyers
Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel | June 24, 2013
June 24, 2013 Mortgage Applicants Must Beware of Adding More Debt Before Closing
The Los Angeles Times | June 21, 2013
June 24, 2013 Second-home Sales Shift to Generation X
HousingWire | June 21, 2013
June 24, 2013 Number of the Week: Will Higher Rates Kill Housing?
The Wall Street Journal | June 22, 2013
June 24, 2013 FHA Wants Authority to Transfer Loan Servicing to Prevent Risk of Losses
HousingWire | June 21, 2013
June 24, 2013 Fed Monetary Course Difficult for a Bernanke Successor to Alter
Bloomberg | June 24, 2013
June 24, 2013 RealtyTrac: 20% of Foreclosures Remain Vacant After Owner Departs
HousingWire | June 20, 2013
June 24, 2013 FHA Wants Authority to Transfer Loan Servicing to Prevent Risk of Losses
HousingWire | June 21, 2013
June 24, 2013 Real Estate Miranda Warning: Zip Your Lip
Los Angeles Times | June 21, 2013
June 24, 2013 CFPB Director Affirms Mortgage Rule Effective Dates, Acknowledges Potential Secondary Market Impacts
Lexology | June 21, 2013
June 24, 2013 Housing Market: From Recovery to Bubble–Already?
CNBC | June 22, 2013
June 24, 2013 HUD Secretary Criticized for Closing Florida Offices
Tampa Bay Times | June 23, 2013
June 24, 2013 13 Reasons to Buy in 2013
Sioux City Journal | June 23, 2013
June 24, 2013 Key Economic Events for the Week of June 24
The Washington Post | June 24, 2013
June 24, 2013 CFPB to Grow Staff Over Next Two Years to Meet Goals
DS News | June 18, 2013
June 21, 2013 Senate Sets June 27 Confirmation Hearing for FHFA Nominee Watt
BusinessWeek | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 Existing-home Sales, Prices Continue to Surge
The Washington Post | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 Seven Takeaways on Rising Home Sales
The Wall Street Journal | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 Are Open Houses a Waste of Sellers’ Time?
Fox Business | June 19, 2013
June 21, 2013 Cordray Defends QM, Says Only a Sliver of the Market Falls Outside Boundaries
HousingWire | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 A Return To 10 Percent Down Payments
Forbes | June 18, 2013
June 21, 2013 After Steady Increases, Mortgage Rates Drop
The Washington Post | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 Fed Sets Road Map for End of Stimulus
CNN Money | June 19, 2013
June 21, 2013 5 Ways to Beat the Payroll Tax Increase
Fox Business | June 19, 2013
June 21, 2013 It’s Been Five Years Since We Took Over Fannie and Freddie. Here’s What to Do Next.
The Washington Post | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 Freddie Mac Reassesses Low Activity Charge for Mortgage Servicers
HousingWire | June 20, 2013
June 21, 2013 Housing Seen Shrugging Off Loan Rate Rise as Banks Loosen
Bloomberg | June 21, 2013
June 21, 2013 Ask a Fool: What's Up With Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?
The Motley Fool | June 21, 2013
June 21, 2013 Consumer Data Collection Needed by Agency, Cordray Says
Bloomberg | June 21, 2013
June 20, 2013 Title Companies Must Protect Against Cyber Attacks
June 20, 2013 8 Trends That Will Change Network Security in 2013
June 20, 2013 OCC Says Cybersecurity Among Fastest-Growing Risk to Banks
June 20, 2013 Banks Not Following Mortgage Standards
USA Today | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 Mortgage Applications Slide as Interest Rates Jump
CNBC | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 Federal Reserve Foresees Lower U.S. Unemployment, More Economic Growth Next Year
The Washington Post | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 Horrors, Darling! A Mansion Shortage
Christian Science Monitor | June 14, 2013
June 20, 2013 Register for ALTA’s 2013 Annual Convention and Learn All About Best Practices
ALTA Annual Convention | October 9 - 12, 2013
June 20, 2013 Understanding Real Estate 'Agency'
Boston Herald | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 Lenders Merit a Common Credit Box, Clearer Rep and Warrants: MBA
HousingWire | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 Mall Mortgage Sale Shows Topsy-Turvy Time for CMBS
The Wall Street Journal | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 CFPB 'Brain Drain' Continues
CFPB Monitor | June 18, 2013
June 20, 2013 Bernanke Faith in Housing Seen in Mortgage Bonds
BusinessWeek | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 Housing Recovery to 'Accelerate' U.S. Economy: Summers
Reuters | June 19, 2013
June 20, 2013 New Online Freddie Mac Tool Helps Homeowners Navigate Relief Options
HousingWire | June 19, 2013
June 19, 2013 Dodd-Frank Impact on Loan Availability Remains a Concern
HousingWire | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 QM Requirements Limit Consumer Options, NAR Says
RealtorMag | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Will Home Prices Be Constrained by Stagnant Incomes?
The Wall Street Journal | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Housing Starts Up 6.8% in May
USA Today | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Parties Foreclosing on Chicago Rentals Face New Obligations
HousingWire | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Foreign Homebuyer Activity Lessens and Diversifies
HousingWire | June 19, 2013
June 19, 2013 U.S. Budget Deficit Shrinks Alongside GSE, FHA Spending
HousingWire | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Supporters of the FHA Reverse Mortgage Program Guard Its Future
HousingWire | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Don’t Fear Rising Mortgage Rates Just Yet: Freddie Mac
HousingWire | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Famed D.C. Hotel Again Hosts Mortgage Issues
The Wall Street Journal | June 18, 2013
June 19, 2013 Study Finds Housing Bias Against Same-sex Couples
CBS News | June 19, 2013
June 19, 2013 Source: Instagram Will Get Video On June 20
Tech Crunch | June 18, 2013
June 18, 2013 The Docket: Court Rules CPL Leaves Underwriter Liable for Agent’s Action
June 18, 2013 WFG Enters Nevada Market with Acquisition of Title Company
June 18, 2013 ALTA Confirms Zillow Chief Economist to Speak at Annual Convention
June 18, 2013 Jury Acquits Wells Fargo, Long & Foster of Allegedly Forming 'Sham' AfBA
June 18, 2013 Connecticut Legislation Increases Cost to Record Lien Releases
June 18, 2013 First American Names Connecticut State Manager
June 18, 2013 RedVision Launches Loan Modification Services Bundle
June 18, 2013 Five Best Practices for Combating Short Sale Fraud
June 18, 2013 S&P Expects Home Prices to Keep Rising
HousingWire | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Mortgage-Bond Pioneer Sets Jumbo Offering
The Wall Street Journal | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 U.S. Supreme Court to Hear New Jersey Fair Housing Case
Reuters | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Homebuilder Confidence Index Hits 7-year High
USA Today | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Senate Working Toward GSE Reform
Realtor Mag | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Mortgage Fraud Increases In Q1, But Down Overall
Mortgageorg | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Crossed Signals Over Fed Stimulus
The Washington Post | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Artificial Grass: It's Not Just for Stadiums Any More
The Wall Street Journal | June 13, 2013
June 18, 2013 Federal Housing Anti-discrimination Law to Get Supreme Court Review
The Washington Post | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Housing Reaches Major Milestone in June
The Motley Fool | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 How Interest Rates Affect The Housing Market
San Francisco Chronicle | June 17, 2013
June 18, 2013 Federal Housing Offices to Close in Worst Foreclosure Areas
CNN Money | June 18, 2013
June 17, 2013 Virginia Court: Mortgage Servicers can Foreclose, Despite Alleged Promises to Borrower
HousingWire | June 14, 2013
June 17, 2013 Is the Era of Ultra-low Interest Rates Nearing an End?
The Washington Post | June 17, 2013
June 17, 2013 The Downsides of Cash
The Wall Street Journal | June 14, 2013
June 17, 2013 Cities With the Best Parks
CNN Money | June 14, 2013
June 17, 2013 Will Employers Stop Offering Health Insurance?
The Wall Street Journal | June 16, 2013
June 17, 2013 Zillow: Housing Inventory Turnaround Begins
HousingWire | June 14, 2013
June 17, 2013 Housing Trend: Builders Offer 'Home-within-a-home'
CBS MoneyWatch | June 16, 2013
June 17, 2013 Housing Market Probably Brightened in May: U.S. Economy Preview
BusinessWeek | June 16, 2013
June 17, 2013 Building Restarts on Largest US Home, Dubbed 'Versailles
CNBC | June 13, 2013
June 17, 2013 Foreclosure Sales in West Down in May; Likely to Increase in June
DSNews | June 14, 2013
June 14, 2013 Sellers Refuse to Move After Home is Sold
San Diego 6 | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Congressmen Send HUD Eminent Domain Objection Letter
HousingWire | June 12, 2013
June 14, 2013 Shooting Quality Real Estate Video on the Go With Your Smartphone
Inman News | June 10, 2013
June 14, 2013 30-year Fixed Mortgage Rates Jump Close to 4%
USA Today | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Millennials Big Fans of Prepaid Cards, Payday Loans
USA Today | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Monthly Increase in REOs Drives Up Foreclosure Activity in May
DSNews | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Analysis: Fed Likely to Push Back on Market Expectations of Rate Increase
The Wall Street Journal | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 The rebirth of Fannie and Freddie
CNN Money | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Legal Aid Group Files FOIA Appeal with CFPB Seeking Release of Mortgage Complaint Narratives
CFPB Monitor | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Homebuyers Beware! Short-Term Money And Investors Dominate The Real Estate Market
Forbes | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 Fannie Mae Housing Outlook Sees Smoother Road Ahead
HousingWire | June 13, 2013
June 14, 2013 A Narrow Focus Helps Real-Estate Agents
The Wall Street Journal | June 13, 2013
June 13, 2013 Title Industry, Lenders Urged to Partner in Overcoming Regulatory Hurdles
June 13, 2013 Have a Clean Desk Policy? Here's How to Start Developing One
June 13, 2013 Housing-Inventory Crunch Could Be Easing
The Wall Street Journal | June 13, 2013
June 13, 2013 Number of ‘Underwater’ Borrowers Drops Below 10 Million
The Wall Street Journal | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Are Renters Here to Stay? Spoiler Alert: Experts Say Yes
HousingWire | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Introducing Hashtags on Facebook
Facebook Newsroom | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Title Insurance Key to a Healthy Housing Recovery
Yahoo! Finance | June 11, 2013
June 13, 2013 Three Steps to Help Homebuilding and Real Estate
Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Banks Repossessing More Homes as Home Prices Rise
USA Today | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Michigan Senate OKs Foreclosure Package, Redemption Period Unchanged
The Detroit News | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Qualified Mortgage Rule Impacts Severities, not Defaults
HousingWire | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Up 16% Last Week - MBA
The Wall Street Journal | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Academics Push for Return to GSE-free Mortgage Finance
HousingWire | June 13, 2013
June 13, 2013 House Votes to Limit Reverse Mortgage Initial Draw
The Boston Globe | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Why Dads Don't Take Paternity Leave
The Wall Street Journal | June 12, 2013
June 13, 2013 Regulators Release Financial Protection Guide for Older Consumers
The Dallas Morning News | June 12, 2013
June 12, 2013 GSE Reform Suddenly a Pipe Dream
HousingWire | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 Real Estate Matters: Is the Housing Crisis Over? Maybe Not for Minorities.
The Washington Post | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 The Dodd-Frank Mortgage Shift: From Pre-qualify to Pre-approval
HousingWire | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 HUD: Subtle Forms of Housing Bias Persist
The Washington Post | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 Why You Missed the Boat On Record-Low Mortgage Rates
AOL Real Estate | June 6, 2013
June 12, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Move Up on Congress’s To-do List
Politico | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 CoreLogic: Nearly 1 Million Houses Float Back Into Positive Equity
HousingWire | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 Investors Sue Government Over Fannie, Freddie Stock
CNBC | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 ABA: CFPB’s Definition of “Unfair and Abusive” Practices is Unclear
Reverse Mortgage Daily | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 Bove: CFPB Will Send Consumers to the Mafia
The Wall Street Journal | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Move Up on Congress’s To-do List
Politico | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 10 Ways to Turn Off a Would-Be Homebuyer
Bankrate | June 11, 2013
June 12, 2013 Real estate app developers getting ready for iOS 7
Inman News | June 12, 2013
June 12, 2013 Buffett's 28-Year-Old Go-To Executive
The Wall Street Journal | June 11, 2013
June 11, 2013 Mortgage Rules Could Exclude Nearly Half of Recent Originations
June 11, 2013 ALTA CEO to Speak at Association for Title Information Management Conference
June 11, 2013 New Integration Simplifies Lender Ability to Order Title, Settlement Services
June 11, 2013 Register for a Free Webinar Addressing Title Agent Professional Liability Insurance
June 11, 2013 SoftPro Named 2013 American Business Award Finalist in Support of Customer Service
June 11, 2013 A Day in the Life of a Lobbyist
June 11, 2013 CFPB Posts Videos on New Mortgage Rules
June 11, 2013 Fannie Mae: Confidence in Home Price Gains Reaches Record Levels
DSNews | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Housing Boom Is The Best Chance For A Recovery For The Rest Of Us
Forbes | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Firm Forecasts 8% Increase in Prices, Decrease in Mortgage Rates
DSNews | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Couple Join 650 Others Who've Filed Mortgage-related Complaints
New Hampshire Union Leader | June 8, 2013
June 11, 2013 Fannie Mae Shareholders Challenge US Takeover in Suit
Bloomberg | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 NY Fed Suggests Sidestepping Eminent Domain
HousingWire | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Consumers Using Overdraft Coverage Risk Fees, U.S. Says
BusinessWeek | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Fannie and Freddie Help Brighten America's Credit Outlook
HousingWire | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 CFPB Clarifies Servicing, Mortgage Originator Rules
HousingWire | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 More Americans Say Time is Right to Sell Homes
USA Today | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Fannie Mae Shareholders Challenge U.S. Takeover in Suit
Bloomberg | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Most Expensive Listing in Palm Beach Sells at a 43% Discount
The Wall Street Journal | June 10, 2013
June 11, 2013 Report: Secondary Market Key to Promoting Housing Affordability
DS News | June 10, 2013
June 10, 2013 MBA Announces Nomination of Quicken Loans’ Bill Emerson as 2014 Vice Chair
June 10, 2013 Insight: Rapid Growth of U.S. Mortgage Servicers Draws Scrutiny
Reuters | June 9, 2013
June 10, 2013 As Home Sales Heat Up Again, Buyers Must Resort to Cold Cash
The New York Times | June 8, 2013
June 10, 2013 Home Price Growth Projected to Exceed 7% in 2013
HousingWire | June 6, 2013
June 10, 2013 Freddie Mac Hopes to Increase Transparency With Releases of Raw Mortgage Data
The Washington Post | June 9, 2013
June 10, 2013 Housing: FHA Likely to End Controversial 'Prepayment Penalty'
Arizona Daily Star | June 9, 2013
June 10, 2013 8 Housing Markets That Will Cost You an Arm and a Leg
Wall Street Cheat Sheet | June 9, 2013
June 10, 2013 How to Find a Good Mortgage
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | June 9, 2013
June 10, 2013 Awaiting Immigration Reform
The New York Times | June 6, 2013
June 10, 2013 Oregon High Court Foreclosure Ruling Favors Lenders
Bloomberg | June 6, 2013
June 10, 2013 Bill Would Sweeten Loans for Energy-Efficient Homes
The New York Times | June 6, 2013
June 10, 2013 Why More Sellers Could Test the Market
The Wall Street Journal | June 10, 2013
June 10, 2013 What's the Deal With Special Assessments?
The Wall Street Journal | June 7, 2013
June 7, 2013 Documents: U.S. Mining Data from 9 Leading Internet Firms
The Washington Post | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Wells Fargo Pays $42 Million to Resolve Foreclosure-Upkeep Case
The Wall Street Journal | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Nears 4%
USA Today | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 America's Largest Ethnic Groups Say Home Ownership is About Status
RISMedia | June 5, 2013
June 7, 2013 Luxury Sales Continue to Bounce Back, Brokers Say
The Wall Street Journal | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Solar Homes Growing in Demand
HousingWire | June 5, 2013
June 7, 2013 U.S. Household Worth Tops Pre-Recession Peak for First Time
Bloomberg | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Former Consumer Bureau Official to Launch Lending Business
The Wall Street Journal | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Cost of Living Calculator: How Far Will Your Salary Go in Another City?
CNN Money | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Fancy Real-Estate Listing, Fancier Verbiage
The Wall Street Journal | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Home Sellers Are Losing the Incentive to Negotiate
The Motley Fool | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Freddie: Borrowers Strengthen Their Household Budgets with Refis
HousingWire | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Fixed-mortgage Rates Skyrocket: Freddie Mac
HousingWire | June 6, 2013
June 7, 2013 Real Estate Apps for Google Glass
The New York Times | June 6, 2013
June 6, 2013 Short Form Policy Can Improve Delivery Time to Insureds
June 6, 2013 Register For ALTA’s Next Title Topics Webinar On June 13
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June 6, 2013 Realtors Flip the Script on Commissions
The Wall Street Journal | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 Real Estate’s 2013 Pivot Points: Interest Rates, Gen Y, Health-Care Demand
The Wall Street Journal | June 4, 2013
June 6, 2013 Housing Hits Strong Pace in All Districts: Beige Book
HousingWire | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 Qualify for a Mortgage? Maybe Not for Long
HousingWire | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 Cities With the Longest Commutes in the World
Forbes | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 Tall Towers Lure Property Investors
The Wall Street Journal | June 4, 2013
June 6, 2013 Fannie Mae Introduces Tool to Streamline Short-sale Process
HousingWire | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 U.S. Lawmakers Say FHA May Have Hidden Size of Potential Losses
Reuters | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 Mortgage Servicer Taps Fannie Mae Tool to Prevent Foreclosures
Inman News | June 5, 2013
June 6, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Its Foundation, Authorities, and First Year of Enforcement
Lexology | June 5, 2013
June 5, 2013 Promising Signs in the Housing Market
The Washington Post | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 McMansions are Making a Comeback
CNNMoney | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 Mortgage Applications Drop as Interest Rates Surge
CNBC | June 5, 2013
June 5, 2013 HOA Documents: Are They Worth the Money?
FOX Business | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 Study: Nearly Quarter of Americans Find Errors in Credit Reports
Reality Times | June 3, 2013
June 5, 2013 Home Owners Face Soaring Homeowners Insurance Costs
Associated Press | June 3, 2013
June 5, 2013 Dispelling Myths: What Every Realtor Should Know About Title Insurance
RISMedia | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 Didn't Get the Job? You'll Never Know Why
The Wall Street Journal | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 Will Higher Mortgage Rates Kill the Housing Market? Maybe Not!
The Washington Post | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 World Chasing U.S. Yield With 25% Deal Jump: Real Estate
Bloomberg | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 Senators Mull Timetable for Liquidating Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
Reuters | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 CFPB Reveals Exam Procedures Set to Govern New Mortgage Rules
HousingWire | June 4, 2013
June 5, 2013 FHA Chief Says Agency May Need Nearly $1 Billion Bailout Because of Reverse Mortgage Losses
The Washington Post | June 4, 2013
June 4, 2013 The Docket: Massachusetts S.C. Addresses ‘In for One, In for all’ Rule
June 4, 2013 Q1 Title Premium Volume Increases 24 Percent
June 4, 2013 Westcor Promotes Exec to Oversee Nationwide Agency Network
June 4, 2013 MBA Calls for Equal Access to Secondary Market for Small Lenders
HousingWire | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Title Company Unveils Mobile App that Produces Customizable HUD-1
June 4, 2013 First American Names Underwriting Counsel in Delaware
June 4, 2013 Stewart Exceeds Donations Goal for Community of Sharing Program
June 4, 2013 Fidelity National Title Bolsters National Commercial Services Division
June 4, 2013 In Real Estate, Looks Can Sell
The Wall Street Journal | May 30, 2013
June 4, 2013 April Home Prices See Biggest Yearly Gain in Seven Years: CoreLogic
Bloomberg | June 4, 2013
June 4, 2013 Homebuilders Struggle to Find Workers
CNN Money | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Networking and Social Media: A Recipe for REO Success
HousingWire | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Report: Shadow Inventory Looms Large for GSEs, HUD
DSNews | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Public Construction Hits 7-Year Low
The Wall Street Journal | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 RedVision Releases New 'Advantaged' Counties to Improve Title Search Production, Service and Pricing
June 4, 2013 MERS Model Prevails in Several Federal Courts
June 4, 2013 Shy at Work? 7 Ways to Speak Up
The Wall Street Journal | May 31, 2013
June 4, 2013 Fitch: U.S. Title Insurance Industry Capital Position Improves
Reuters | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Listen to Webinar Addressing Policy Delivery, Reporting and Remittance Best Practices
June 4, 2013 QM Fight Moves from CFPB to the Halls of Congress
National Mortgage News | May 31, 2013
June 4, 2013 Feeling Insecure About Mobile Banking? You're Not Alone
The Motley Fool | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Senators Near Plan to Abolish Fannie Mae, Shrink Government Role
The Washington Post | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Consumer Protection Bureau is Under Attack, but Working
USA Today | June 3, 2013
June 4, 2013 Fairholme Reports Stake in Fannie, Freddie; Wants Restructuring
Reuters | June 3, 2013
June 3, 2013 CFPB Exodus: Brain Drain or Growing Pains?
Politico | June 3, 2013
June 3, 2013 Regulators Weigh New Restrictions on Non-bank Firms
USA Today | June 2, 2013
June 3, 2013 Loan Officers Commend CFPB Lender Compensation Ruling
National Mortgage News | May 31, 2013
June 3, 2013 ‘Temporary’ Farm Subsidy Program may Finally Meet the Reaper
The Washington Post | June 1, 2013
June 3, 2013 Millennials Wouldn't Buy Their Parents' Home
Reality Times | June 1, 2013
June 3, 2013 Analysis Finds 4.2M Homes at Risk of Storm Surge Damage
DSNews | May 31, 2013
June 3, 2013 PulteGroup Plans to Move Headquarters to Atlanta
Atlanta Constitution | May 30, 2013
June 3, 2013 White House Taps Former Bush Official for Housing Post
The Washington Post | May 31, 2013
June 3, 2013 Feds Crack Down on Foreclosure Auction Scams
USA Today | June 1, 2013
June 3, 2013 Shadow' Homes Could Burden US Housing Agencies-report - CORRECTED
Reuters | May 31, 2013
June 3, 2013 Obama Focuses on Housing, Immigration
CNN | June 1, 2013
June 3, 2013 Housing: Are Kickbacks Making a Comeback?
Arizona Daily Star | June 1, 2013
June 3, 2013 Fresh Fear Over US Sub-prime Lending
The Telegraph | June 1, 2013
May 31, 2013 Mortgage Rates in the U.S. Climb to Highest in a Year
Bloomberg | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 Rising Mortgage Rates Could Dissuade New Home Buyers
CNBC | May 31, 2013
May 31, 2013 Pending Home Sales at Highest Level Since 2010
USA Today | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 Federal Program for Distressed Homeowners Is Extended
The New York Times | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 Investors Scope Houston for Real Estate Deals
HousingWire | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 North Carolina Judge Finds Fatal Flaws in Lawsuit Against MERS, LPS
HousingWire | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 Four Unusual Ways to Pay Down Your Mortgage
Yahoo Homes | May 29, 2013
May 31, 2013 3 Reasons the Housing Market Has Room to Run Higher
The Motley Fool | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 Kickbacks Alleged to Be Common at Fannie Mae
The Seattle Times | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 'Shadow' Home Inventory Could Burden U.S. Housing Agencies, Watchdogs Say
Reuters | May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013 Treasury Extends HAMP Mortgage-Modification Program Through 2015
BusinessWeek | May 30, 2013
May 30, 2013 Jeb Hensarling Keeps Financial Services Panel in Line
Politico | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 CFPB Finalizes Ability-To-Repay Amendments
HousingWire | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Completed Foreclosures Hold Steady in April
Reuters | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 A New Bubble Forecasted in Key Real Estate Markets
HousingWire | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Improved Loan Quality Lifts Bank Earnings to New High: FDIC
HousingWire | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Storm-Shelter Sales Spike After Oklahoma Tornado
CNBC | May 28, 2013
May 30, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Down 9% Last Week: MBA
The Wall Street Journal | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Moms are Primary Breadwinners in 40% of U.S. Households
USA Today | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 U.S. Senators Aim for Bill to Replace Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
Reuters | May 30, 2013
May 30, 2013 Banking Industry Earned $40.3 Bln in First Quarter, FDIC Says
Reuters | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Small Lenders Win in Consumer Bureau Rules
The Wall Street Journal | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Volcker: U.S. Should Have Fewer Financial Regulatory Agencies
The Wall Street Journal | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Critics Say Consumer Bureau is an Overreaching Monster
The Fiscal Times | May 29, 2013
May 30, 2013 Help ALTA Create Sample Policies to Aid Implementation of Best Practices
May 29, 2013 Home Prices Post Biggest Increase in 7 Years
The Washington Post | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Who Owns This Land? In Greece, Who Knows?
The New York Times | May 26, 2013
May 29, 2013 The Economy is Holding up Well
The Washington Post | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 10 Big, Booming Cities
CNN Money | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 How Arrested Development Explains the Housing Crisis
The Washington Post | May 27, 2013
May 29, 2013 Make Sure the Bank Takes Your Foreclosed Home
Fox Business | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Study: How Using Homes as ATMs Fueled Foreclosures
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 The Changing Face of HR
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 The U.S. Housing Market: Home Improvement Is Real
Forbes | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Portman Seeks Path to Break Impasse on Cordray Nomination
Roll Call | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Why GSE Reform Could Happen Soon
American Banker | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Former CFPB Deputy Benjamin Olson Joins BuckleySandler
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Housing Market Recovery Buoys Wall St.
CBS Evening News | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 As Stocks, Housing and Job Outlook Strengthen, US Consumer Confidence Climbs to 5-year High
The Washington Post | May 28, 2013
May 29, 2013 Make Sure the Bank Takes Your Foreclosed Home
Fox Business | May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013 FNF to Acquire LPS
May 28, 2013 The Docket: U.S. Supreme Court Rules on ‘Defalcation’ Exception in Bankruptcy Discharges
May 28, 2013 Lend a Helping Hand: Oklahoma Tornado Relief
May 28, 2013 CFPB Targets Builder for Alleged Sham Joint Ventures
May 28, 2013 Bureau Clarifies 2013 Escrows Final Rule
May 28, 2013 Texas Governor Appoints New Commissioner of Insurance
May 28, 2013 Delaware E-Records First Document Through Simplifile
May 28, 2013 United Lender Services Obtains License In Texas
May 28, 2013 Stewart Title Voted Best Title Company in Laredo, Texas
May 28, 2013 NAIC Establishes American Indian Liaison Committee
May 28, 2013 Deadly Homes Present Quandary for Buyers, Sellers
USA Today | May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013 Mortgage Giants Make it Easier for Retirees to Secure Loans
The Washington Post | May 24, 2013
May 28, 2013 An Open House—For 10,000 People
The Wall Street Journal | May 24, 2013
May 28, 2013 GSE Reform Bill Quietly in Works Under Sen. Corker
American Banker | May 24, 2013
May 28, 2013 Shopping for a Vacation Home? Prices are Up a Little
USA Today | May 27, 2013
May 28, 2013 Homebuyers Undeterred by Seller’s Market; Willing to Pay More
Redfin | May 24, 2013
May 28, 2013 Deadline May 31 to Submit Presentation Proposals for 2013 Annual Convention
May 28, 2013 Study: 78% Of Salespeople Using Social Media Outsell Their Peers
Forbes | May 19, 2013
May 28, 2013 Report: Short Sales Replacing Mods as New Norm
DSNews | May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013 5 Reasons Housing Will Continue to Improve
AOL Real Estate | May 24, 2013
May 28, 2013 How Much Do Fannie and Freddie Still Owe Us?
CBS MoneyWatch | May 27, 2013
May 28, 2013 New CFPB Rules Will Impact All Mortgage Servicers
American Banker | May 28, 2013
May 24, 2013 Census Bureau: New Home Sales Ascend
HousingWire | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 The Next Real Estate Bubble Has Already Begun (But It’s Not What You Think)
TIME | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Freddie Mac Begins Creating Bonds Backed by Modified Mortgages
Bloomberg | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Housing Supply Limited as 22 Million Americans Lack Equity
BusinessWeek | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Housing Won't Drive Recovery: Pros
CNBC | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Jobs, Housing Data Show Economy Has Some Muscle
Reuters | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 CBO Lowers Bailout Price Tag to $21 Billion
The Hill | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 HUD Approves MBA Underwriter Training Program
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Watch Out. The Mortgage Securities Market is at It Again.
CNN Money | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Treasury Yields Jump
Business Recorder | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Fannie Mae Profit as Market Middleman Angers Lenders: Mortgages
BusinessWeek | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Housing Heats Up
MSN Money Money | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 Three Things That Make A Great Real Estate Investment
Forbes | May 21, 2013
May 24, 2013 Furlough Friday: 4 Agencies Closed for Business
Politico | May 23, 2013
May 24, 2013 YouTube Video Can Help Market a Home
Chicago Tribune | May 23, 2013
May 23, 2013 Overcoming Concerns and Leveraging Best Practices
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May 23, 2013 Federal Court in Washington Dismisses Wrongful Foreclosure Suit
DS News | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Existing-Home Sales, Prices Jump to Multiyear Highs
DS News | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Commercial-Mortgage Bond Rally Stalls as Fannie Mae Sells Debt
Bloomberg | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Richard Cordray Fights Financial ‘Scams and Frauds’
The Washington Post | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 House Rejects CFPB Testimony on Qualified Mortgage Rule
Mortgage News Daily | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 MBA Weekly Survey Shows a 9.8% Decrease in Total Mortgage Applications
LoanSafe.org | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Mortgage-Bond Yields Guiding Loan Rates Rise to Highest in Year
Bloomberg | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Mortgage Relief Offered to Oklahoma Tornado Victims
The New York Times | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Senate Might Not Vote on Cordray Until July
The Columbus Dispatch | May 23, 2013
May 23, 2013 Housing Recovery Fuels Investor Appetite for Looming Junk Bond Deal
HousingWire | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Regulatory Burden: CFPB Settles RESPA Enforcement Based on HUD Statute, Brought to Light by the FDIC
HousingWire | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Court Ruling Puts Cloud Over Consumer Agency as Work Slows
BusinessWeek | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Fight Over Obama's Fannie Mae Pick Watt Risks Housing Deal
BusinessWeek | May 22, 2013
May 23, 2013 Lawmakers Want More Flexibility on Mortgage Rules
The Wall Street Journal | May 21, 2013
May 23, 2013 WFG National Title Adds to Compliance Team
May 22, 2013 Hardest-hit States Record the Most Relief from Servicers
HousingWire | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 The 14 Best Housing Markets For The Next Five Years
Business Insider | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Mortgage Apps Tumble, Refis Drop to Lowest Since Late March
HousingWire | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Banks Provide $50.6B in Relief, Settlement Obligations Nearly Met
DS News | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Smaller Lenders Express Concern About Final Ability-to-pay Rule
The Hill | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Housing Market Cooling? If You Consider Going From 212°F to 210°F Cooling
BusinessWeek | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Banking After the Crash of 2008: Small Banks Gain Edge, but Also a Share of Burdens
The Washington Post | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Don't Fall for These 10 Mortgage Misconceptions
Fox Business | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Housing Recovery Boosts Home Depot Results; Outlook Raised
Reuters | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 It's Back: Shadow Banking Hits Post-Crisis Highs
CNBC | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Treasury Says Debt Limit at $16.699 Trillion After Suspension
Bloomberg | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Gone Are the Low Lying Fruit of Real Estate Investing
The Washington Post | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 Zillow: U.S. 30-Year Mortgage Rate Rises for 3rd Straight Week
The Wall Street Journal | May 21, 2013
May 22, 2013 FHA Policy Shift Leaves Many Condos Ineligible for Financing
Inman News | May 21, 2013
May 21, 2013 Market Recovery Stirs Expansion, Emergence of New Players in Title Industry
May 21, 2013 Check Out Photos from ALTA's 2013 Federal Conference and Lobby Day
May 21, 2013 Welcome ALTA’s Newest Members
May 21, 2013 MISMO Title Insurance Workgroup to Meet During Spring Summit
May 21, 2013 Nebraska-based TitleCore Implements RamQuest One
May 21, 2013 Housing Groups Consider Impact of Immigration Reform
DS News | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Fidelity National Title Group NY Agency Unveils New Agent Resource Program
May 21, 2013 Shoring up Flood Insurance Comes at a Cost
Realtor Mag | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Fannie Mae Sees U.S. Economic Growth Accelerating
Fox Business | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Planned Floor Action on Cordray Will Highlight Senate Impasse
Roll Call | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Housing Recovery Still Has Room to Run
The Wall Street Journal | May 21, 2013
May 21, 2013 E-recording Availability Expands in Wisconsin, Oklahoma and Alaska
May 21, 2013 Up-front Risk Sharing will Lure in Private Capital: MBA
HousingWire | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Housing Begins to Directly Contribute to Economy
HousingWire | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 CFPB Clarifies Final Escrow Rule
HousingWire | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Real Estate Investors Sentenced in Ala. Fraud Case
San Francisco Chronicle | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Michigan Can't Collect Real Estate Transfer Taxes from Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
The Detroit News | May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013 Bank Mergers in U.S. Seen Less Likely With Sellers Holding Out
BusinessWeek | May 21, 2013
May 21, 2013 Chicago Title Promotes Abello to Regional Manager
May 21, 2013 Tax Break Disappears as Housing Values Rise
San Jose Mercury News | May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013 The Housing Mirage
TIME | May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013 Five Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Real Estate Agent
The Belmond Independent | May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013 Insurers Hit Most by Housing Crash Luring Hedge Funds: Mortgages
BusinessWeek | May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013 Behind the Mortgage Settlements from the Housing Crisis
The Washington Post | May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013 Big Banks Sell Off Mortgage Servicing Rights
The Detroit News | May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013 Texas Homebuilder Settles RESPA Kickback Allegations for $118,194
Inman News | May 17, 2013
May 20, 2013 Renters Face a Housing Squeeze
BusinessWeek | May 17, 2013
May 20, 2013 Housing Starts Drop in April, Building Permits Rise
The Washington Post | May 16, 2013
May 20, 2013 Unemployment Rates Down in Most of U.S. States
Examiner | May 17, 2013
May 20, 2013 Senators Want to Move Forward with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Reform
The Hill | May 18, 2013
May 20, 2013 Housing Dominates Week’s Data Calendar
The Wall Street Journal | May 19, 2013
May 20, 2013 What if Senate Continues to Block Richard Cordray at CFPB?
Politico | May 19, 2013
May 20, 2013 The Pleasures and Pitfalls of Frank Lloyd Wright Homes
The Wall Street Journal | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Permits, Not Starts, Tell Story of Housing
The Wall Street Journal | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Freddie Mac: Housing is the Juice of the Recovery
HousingWire | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Alabama Supreme Court MERS Decision: Attorney Guidepost
HousingWire | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 FHA Offers Remedies for HECM Program Headache
HousingWire | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Mortgage Rates Show an Upturn
The Washington Post | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Real Estate Data Protection Plan Unveiled
RealtorMag | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 House Votes to Repeal Obamacare for 37th Time
The Washington Post | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Fed Officials Differ on Direction of Recovery
The Washington Post | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Fed Should Declare Victory on Housing, End MBS Purchases: Fisher
Reuters | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 New Jobless Claims Rise, and Housing Starts Fall
The New York Times | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 Housing Nominee Vows to Divest Bank Stock if Confirmed
Reuters | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 When 'Cozy' Is the Real-Estate Code Word for 'Small'
The Wall Street Journal | May 16, 2013
May 17, 2013 CFPB Channels YouTube to Help Lenders with Compliance
HousingWire | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Share Your Industry Knowledge at the 2013 Annual Convention
ALTA Annual Convention | October 9 - 12, 2013
May 16, 2013 Housing Index Posts Record April Jump
The Wall Street Journal | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Cordray Consumer Bureau Nomination to Get Senate Vote Next Week
Bloomberg | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Home Appraisals No Longer Derailing Sales
CNN Money | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Richard Cordray: Good Loans Aren’t Necessarily QM Loans
National Mortgage News | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Is Generation Y a 'Game Changer' for Housing?
The Wall Street Journal | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Federal Government to Keep Juicing the GSEs: Compass Point
HousingWire | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Treasury Takes Step to Avoid Hitting Debt Limit
USA Today | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 CFPB Employees Vote to Join a Federal Union
Politico | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 U.S. Consumer Bureau’s First Criminal Referral is a Warning for Regulated Banks
Reuters | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Realtors in a ‘Defensive Position’ on Capitol Hill
Inman News | May 15, 2013
May 16, 2013 Tips for a Warming Housing Market
The Record | May 16, 2013
May 16, 2013 Housing Starts in U.S. Probably Fell From Almost Five-Year High
BusinessWeek | May 16, 2013
May 15, 2013 Mortgage Applications Drop as Rates Rise: MBA
Reuters | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Housing Inventories Rose in April
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Trulia: Why There's No Home-Price Bubble
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Insight: Housing Improvement May Herald Return of U.S. Workforce Mobility
Reuters | May 13, 2013
May 15, 2013 Fed Official Calls for Tapering Bond Purchases
The Washington Post | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Experts Paint a Private Capital Market for Regulators
HousingWire | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Battle of the Sexes: Office Edition
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Owner Occupants Get First Crack at Buying Fannie, Freddie, HUD Foreclosures
The San Francisco Chronicle | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Factbox: Treasury's Tools to Delay Hitting Debt Limit
Reuters | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 U.S. Budget Deficit Shrinks Far Faster Than Expected
The Washington Post | May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013 Tips for Buyers in a Fierce Seller’s Market
The Washington Post | May 15, 2013
May 14, 2013 Fidelity Posts Strongest Q1 Results Since 2004
May 14, 2013 First American First-Quarter 2013 Earnings Results
May 14, 2013 Old Republic’s Title Insurance Group Posts Strong Q1 Results
May 14, 2013 Stewart Swings to Profit During Q1
May 14, 2013 Photos from Federal Conference TIPAC Reception Available
May 14, 2013 Investors Title Posts Record First-Quarter Revenue
May 14, 2013 Westcor Plans Growth in Mid-Atlantic With New Hire
May 14, 2013 RamQuest Unveils Platform to Help Standardize Closing Process
May 14, 2013 Security Title Guarantee Names Pennsylvania State Manager
May 14, 2013 Check Out ALTA's Mobile Website
May 14, 2013 Register for a Webinar on Implementing Policy and Remittance Standards
May 14, 2013 Median Realtors Income Up by $8.6K
RealtorMag | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Report Shows Detroit With $162M Negative Cash Flow
The Washington Post | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Bernanke to Update Congress on Economic Outlook May 22
The Wall Street Journal | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Freddie Mac: Financial Assets Can Be Used as Qualifying Income
DSNews | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Freddie Mac Speeds Up Availability of Streamlined Loan Mods
HousingWire | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Navy Federal Credit Union Continues to Roll With No-money-down Mortgages
HousingWire | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 The Cost of ‘Gold Coast’ Living
The Wall Street Journal | May 9, 2013
May 14, 2013 Real Estate Matters: Low Mortgage Rates Are an Opportunity
The Washington Post | May 14, 2013
May 14, 2013 Administration Reasserts Veto Power Over Fannie, Freddie Salaries
The Hill | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Fannie Mae Unveils Foreclosure Prevention Software
American Banker | May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013 Real Estate Reality TV Shows: Fact vs. Fiction
U.S.News & World Report | May 13, 2013
May 13, 2013 REO, Short Sale Fraud Continue to Evolve
DSNews | May 10, 2013
May 13, 2013 Obama Scorecard: Housing Headed in Right Direction
HousingWire | May 10, 2013
May 13, 2013 When a High Bid Isn’t Enough
The New York Times | May 9, 2013
May 13, 2013 When to Buy After a Foreclosure
The Washington Post | May 10, 2013
May 13, 2013 DocX President Sentenced in Michigan
Atlanta Journal-Constitution | May 7, 2013
May 13, 2013 Pittman: Texas Title Insurance Doesn’t Need Fixing
Austin American-Statesman | May 10, 2013
May 13, 2013 Unlike Boomers, Millennials Appear to be Super Savers
USA Today | May 12, 2013
May 13, 2013 Health Insurance Tax ‘Scares the Daylights’ Out of Some Small-business Owners
The Washington Post | May 12, 2013
May 13, 2013 Oklahoma Seeks More Consumers Damaged by Mortgage Industry
NewsOK | May 13, 2013
May 13, 2013 Mortgage Delinquencies Drop to 4.56%
Market Realist | May 12, 2013
May 13, 2013 The New Luxury Kids' Rooms
The Wall Street Journal | May 9, 2013
May 13, 2013 Insight: Housing Improvement May Herald Return of U.S. Workforce Mobility
Reuters | May 13, 2013
May 10, 2013 10 Hottest U.S. Housing Markets of 2013
MarketWatch | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 Reverse Jumbo Mortgages Are on the Rise for Seniors
The Wall Street Journal | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 30-year Fixed Mortgage Rates Tick Up to 3.42%
USA Today | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 Solo Homebuyer? You're Not Alone
MSN Real Estate | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 Fannie Mae to pay $59.4B to Treasury
The Washington Post | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 RESPA Rules on Agents
Realtor MAG | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 DeMarco Targets Two Approaches for Luring Private Capital
The Wall Street Journal | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 Foreclosure Inventory is Down in First Quarter
The Washington Post | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 Freddie Mac Plans to Begin Sales of Non-Agency Home-Loan Bonds
BusinessWeek | May 10, 2013
May 10, 2013 Fannie Mae: From Bailout Child to Government Cash Cow
CNBC | May 9, 2013
May 10, 2013 Hackers Nab $45M from ATMs in Massive Cyberattack
The Washington Post | May 9, 2013
May 9, 2013 Freddie Mac Posts Second-biggest Profit in its History
Reuters | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Housing Costs Cripple More Working Households
Money Watch | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Fed Sees Easing in Bank Lending Standards, Loan Demand Up
Reuters | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Up 7% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Faster Internet at 30,000 Feet
The Wall Street Journal | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Suspicious Loan Activity Reports Shrink First Time in a Decade
HousingWire | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 TransUnion: Delinquency Rate Sees Biggest Improvement Since 1992
DSNews | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Borrowers Shorted on Mortgage Relief Checks
The Washington Post | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Fannie Mae Settles Securities Fraud Class Action
The BLT | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Eisman: U.S. Housing Is Looking Up, but Watch Out in Canada
The Wall Street Journal | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 U.S. Can Pursue Case Against Bank of America Over Mortgages
Reuters | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Keep Wal-Mart Out of Some Financial Services, Bankers Ask
BusinessWeek | May 8, 2013
May 9, 2013 Guidance on Documenting Your Escrow Trust Accounts
May 8, 2013 ALTA Awards Three National Title Professional Designations
May 8, 2013 Survey: Over 50% of Americans Expect Home Prices to Rise
The Wall Street Journal | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 What Happens to the Housing Market When the Investors Leave?
U.S. News and World Report | May 3, 2013
May 8, 2013 You Cosigned a Loan, They Defaulted. What Now?
U.S. News and World Report | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 Loan Qualifications for Retirees
The New York Times | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 Tax Reform Could Include Revamp of Mortgage Interest Deduction
Inman News | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 Loan Officers, Banks Tighten FICO Standards
HousingWire | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 CFPB Employees Being Asked to Unionize
The Wall Street Journal | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 Cyber Hackers: The Modern Bonnie and Clyde
HousingWire | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 Low Interest Rates Fuel February HARP Refinancings: FHFA
HousingWire | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 Improving Market List Drops Slightly in May
RealtorMag | May 7, 2013
May 8, 2013 LPS: Rate of New Problem Loans Approaching Pre-Crisis Levels
DSNews | May 6, 2013
May 8, 2013 Pressure for Budget Deal Fades as Deficit Recedes
The Washington Post | May 7, 2013
May 7, 2013 Live at ALTA Fed Conference: ALTA Drives Discussion to Enhance Consumer Experience
May 7, 2013 ALTA Sets Record Membership for Fourth Consecutive Year
May 7, 2013 Title Professionals Spend Day on Capitol Hill Explaining Industry’s Role Protecting Consumers
May 7, 2013 ALTA Honors Sen. Landrieu, Rep. Perlmutter with ‘Protecting the American Dream Award’
May 7, 2013 D. Bello Associates’ Bates Marks 10-Year Anniversary with Company
May 7, 2013 ALTA President Highlights Industry Issues in Video to Members of Congress
May 7, 2013 Federal Conference Attendees Hear Update on MERS
May 7, 2013 Fannie Mae Regulator Restricts Purchases to Qualified Mortgages
Bloomberg | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 Report: Principal Forgiveness Could Reduce Costs for Taxpayers
The Wall Street Journal | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 Green Goes Mainstream for New Homes
The Wall Street Journal | May , 2013
May 7, 2013 Returning to the Housing Market After a Short Sale, Foreclosure
U.S. News and World Report | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 Fannie Mae: Homebuilding Jobs Far From Normal
HousingWire | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 New York to Sue Banks in Mortgage Settlement Case
USA Today | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 Bureau Issues Rule to Guide Fines for Violating Consumer Protection Laws
The Hill | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 Squatting in Foreclosed Homes on the Rise?
AOL Real Estate | May 3, 2013
May 7, 2013 ALTA's Federal Conference Mentioned in Politico Influence
Politico Influence | May 6, 2013
May 7, 2013 5 Reasons the Housing Recovery Remains Wobbly
U.S. News and World Report | May 3, 2013
May 7, 2013 Internet Sales Tax Passes Senate
USA Today | May 6, 2013
May 6, 2013 Single-securitization Platform Prototype May Be Ready Next Year
HousingWire | May 5, 2013
May 6, 2013 Diminished Housing Wealth Effect Keeps Pressure on Fed
Bloomberg | May 5, 2013
May 6, 2013 Fed Governor Calling for Stronger Capital at Megabanks
The Washington Post | May 5, 2013
May 6, 2013 Republicans Want Comprehensive Housing Plan Along With New FHFA Chief
The Hill | May 5, 2013
May 6, 2013 Reverse-Mortgage Defaults Increasing
The Wall Street Journal | May 4, 2013
May 6, 2013 A Helping Hand for Jumbo-Loan Borrowers
The Wall Street Journal | May 5, 2013
May 6, 2013 Why Homes With Open Space Command Big Bucks
The Wall Street Journal | May 3, 2013
May 6, 2013 Sophisticated Zillow Scam Puts NAR and MLS on Alert
Inman News | May 2, 2013
May 6, 2013 Tight Lending, Foreclosures to Prompt Homeownership Declines
DSNews | May 3, 2013
May 6, 2013 Is a Home Warranty Necessary in a Hot Market?
The Washington Post | May 3, 2013
May 6, 2013 Housing Crash Fades as Defaults Decline to 2007 Level: Mortgages
BusinessWeek | May 5, 2013
May 3, 2013 How 30-Year Mortgages Saved the Housing Market
Bloomberg | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 Housing Recovery Lifts Other Sectors, Too
NPR | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 30-year Mortgage Rate Dips to 3.35%, Near a Record Low
The Los Angeles Times | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 RealtyTrac: Where to Find the Biggest Flipping Profits
DSNews | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 Down Payment Rules Are at Heart of Mortgage Debate
The New York Times | April 24, 2013
May 3, 2013 Secret 'Pocket Listings' Return in Hot Housing Markets
CNNMoney | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 Consumer Reports: Smartphone Safety is Lacking
Tech Spot | May 1, 2013
May 3, 2013 Housing Recovery Checked by Cost Increases, Labor Shortages
BusinessWeek | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 Housing Recovery Lifts Other Sectors, Too
NPR | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 Obama's Pick for Housing Agency Head Faces Big Headaches
CNN Money | May 2, 2013
May 3, 2013 The 8-step LinkedIn Marketing Plan
RISMedia | April 29, 2013
May 2, 2013 Still Time to Register and Be Part of a Record-setting Federal Conference
2013 ALTA Federal Conference | May 5 - 8, 2013 | Washington, DC
May 2, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Agency Nominee Signals Desire to Preserve Government-backed Mortgages
The Washington Post | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 Study: Megabanks May Disappear
CNNMoney | April 30, 2013
May 2, 2013 Recorded Webinar Provides Advice on Implementing Plan to Protect Non-public Personal Information
May 2, 2013 Widespread Principal Reductions Could Save Taxpayers $2.8 Billion
HousingWire | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 Six of the Worst Real Estate Investments
Forbes | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 Pew: Impact of Mortgage Interest Tax Deduction Varies Geographically
DSNews | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 US Housing Recovery is Facing an Obstacle: Not Enough Homes are For Sale
The Washington Post | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 Banking Groups Split on 'Too Big to Fail'
Politico | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 The Fine Print — What is Title Insurance?
The Bay View Compass | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 The Housing Recovery: Tough Demographic Truths
Bloomberg TV | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 How Wall Street Defanged Dodd-Frank
The Nation | April 30, 2013
May 2, 2013 Mortgage Bankers CEO Stevens Says New Rules Will Tighten Credit
BusinessWeek | May 1, 2013
May 2, 2013 Obama Seeks to Allay Healthcare Law Concerns
The Los Angeles Times | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Home Prices Rise at Highest Rate in 7 Years
The Washington Post | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Mortgage Reform Likely to Pass U.S. House in 2013, Garrett Says
Bloomberg | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Mortgage Applications Rose Last Week as Rates Fell
Reuters | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Guard Your Investment: Purchase Title Insurance to Protect Your American Dream
Yahoo Finance | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Obama to Name Mel Watt to Housing-Finance Post
The Wall Street Journal | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Builders Hold Lotteries for Eager New Homebuyers
CNNMoney | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Another MERS County Recording-fee Suit Dismissed
HousingWire | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Fannie to Share Data on 18 Million Mortgages to Woo Risk-Takers
Bloomberg | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 FHFA Gears Up for Single GSE Securitization Platform
HousingWire | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Why the Fed Won't Expand QE3
The Washington Post | April 30, 2013
May 1, 2013 Real Estate Agent Finds Explosives Inside House For Sale
Nashville NewsChannel5.com | April 29, 2013
May 1, 2013 AP source: Obama Naming NC's Watt for Housing Post
The Seattle Times | April 30, 2013
April 30, 2013 U.S. Supreme Court Rules Virginia Can Reject Out of State Requests for Public Records
April 30, 2013 Kansas-based Title Company Acquires Missouri Agency
April 30, 2013 E-recording Jurisdictions Climb Toward 1,000
April 30, 2013 ALTA Board Member Receives Award for Supporting Diversity, Helping Youth
April 30, 2013 Title Companies Named Among Top Workplaces in Denver
April 30, 2013 FHA Forges Path Toward E-mortgages
April 30, 2013 Do You Know a Member of Congress? Please Take ALTA's Key Contacts Survey
April 30, 2013 Michigan-based Title Source to Hire Addition 250 Employees
April 30, 2013 Westcor Adds SVP of National Lender Services
April 30, 2013 PropertyInfo Introduces Enhanced SureClose Guest View for Title Agencies
April 30, 2013 Pending Home Sales Continue to Climb
HousingWire | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 HUD Homes Add to Inventory-starved Market
HousingWire | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 Warning: Property Foreclosures Ahead
The Wall Street Journal | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 Paulson Leads Hedge-Fund Lobby Push to Privatize Fannie
Bloomberg | April 30, 2013
April 30, 2013 Millennials Rightly Positioned to Boost Economy
HousingWire | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 Does a Pool Make a Home a Better Investment?
AOL Real Estate | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 Despite Rising Demand, Some Builders Slow Production
CNBC | April 26, 2013
April 30, 2013 Buyers Will Pay Extra for These Features
USA Today | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 Housing Market: Why Buyers Will Find Fewer Homes for Sale This Summer
Home Buying Institute | April 29, 2013
April 30, 2013 Positive Signs Abound for Housing
The Motley Fool | April 30, 2013
April 30, 2013 Five Housing and Mortgage Trends this Spring
Fox Business | April 30, 2013
April 30, 2013 Judge Questions Fraud Statute's Use Against Bank of America
Reuters | April 29,2 013
April 29, 2013 Moody's: Home Prices to Increase, Loss Severities to Remain High
DSNews | April 26, 2013
April 29, 2013 Hardest-hit Communities Receive Funding to Rebuild
HousingWire | April 26, 2013
April 29, 2013 Non-Investor Homebuyers also Driving Market Recovery, Survey Finds
DSNews | April 26, 2013
April 29, 2013 Redfin CEO Outlines Pros and Cons of Quick Sales
The Washington Post | April 29, 2013
April 29, 2013 GOP Moves Away from Entitlements and Toward Tax Reform in Budget Deal
The Washington Post | April 27, 2013
April 29, 2013 Realtors Urge Preserving Homeownership Tax Policies
Realtor Today | April 26, 2013
April 29, 2013 The Price of Global High-End Living
The Wall Street Journal | April 25, 2013
April 29, 2013 The New Rules of House Flipping
Reuters | April 18, 2013
April 29, 2013 Title Insurance: Your Lifeline to Clear and Marketable Title
The Capital Gazette | April 28, 2013
April 29, 2013 United States: CFPB Settles Allegations Of Improper Payments By Mortgage Insurers
Mondaq | April 28, 2013
April 29, 2013 Underwater Borrowers Getting more Time to Refinance
Sun Sentinel | April 27, 2013
April 29, 2013 Loans Borrowed Against Pensions Squeeze Retirees
CNBC | April 28, 2013
April 29, 2013 Listings that Turn House Hunters Off
The Seattle Times | April 26, 2013
April 26, 2013 Title Source To Move Another 550 Workers In Downtown Detroit
CBS Detroit | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Don’t Delay Your American Dream
Enquirer Herald | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Idaho Supreme Court Secures MERS Role as Beneficiary
HousingWire | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Four Years After Financial Crisis, More Cautious Banking Sector Cuts Tens of Thousands of Jobs
The Washington Post | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 The House With a Surprise Inside
The Wall Street Journal | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Mortgage Rates Fall, 15-year Fixed at Record
USA Today | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 NAHB Calls on Congress to Support Housing Tax Incentives
HousingWire | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Despite Improvement in Loan-Mod Defaults, Report Raises Alarms
The Wall Street Journal | April 24, 2013
April 26, 2013 Richard Cordray and the CFPB Are Monitoring Your Banking Habits
BusinessWeek | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Higher Revenue, Lower Spending might Mean Debt Limit Breather
The Washington Post | April 25, 2013
April 26, 2013 Watch Out For 'Senior Specialist' Financial Advisers
Forbes | April 25, 2013
April 25, 2013 CFPB, U.S. Representative and Expert Panel on Improving Closing Process Highlight Presentations
2013 Federal Conference and Lobby Day | May 5 - 8, 2013
April 25, 2013 K&L Gates: CFPB Rule Drops No-point, No-fee Requirement for Originators
HousingWire | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Sequester Creates Cracks in HUD's Structure
HousingWire | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Brown-Vitter Bill Seeks to End ‘Too Big to Fail’
The Washington Post | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Homeowners Default in Loan Modification Program
The Washington Post | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Multi-Family Sales Will Continue to Lead the Housing Recovery: Greystone CEO
Yahoo Finance | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Congress Looks at REIT Tax Exemption
The Wall Street Journal | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Foreclosures and Delinquencies on the Decline
The Washington Post | April 22, 2013
April 25, 2013 Foremost Mortgage Rule: Read the Fine Print
HousingWire | April 23, 2013
April 25, 2013 Housing Market Sprouting Spring Blossoms: CEOs
CNBC | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 10 Common Myths of Real Estate Auctions
Realty Biz News | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Why the Federal Housing Administration Is Better Off Than You Think
U.S. News & World Report | April 24, 2013
April 25, 2013 Learn How to Adapt Your Processes to Meet New Market Demands at an Agents and Abstractors Forum
April 25, 2013 Watch or Download Recorded Webinar on Recording and Pricing Policies
April 25, 2013 ISGN Partners With TRUPOINT to Provide CFPB Mock Audit
April 24, 2013 Sales of New Homes Increase 1.5%
The New York Times | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 Senate Republicans Hear Testimony from Cordray Despite House Ban
The Hill | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 Consumer Bureau’s Cordray Defends Data Collection Before Senate Hearing
The Washington Post | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 Talk on the Street: CFPB Monetary Penalties for Lenders
HousingWire | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 Housing Rebound in U.S. Hampered by Own Success as Costs Climb
Bloomberg | April 24, 2013
April 24, 2013 Housing Sector 56% Back to Normal
The Wall Street Journal | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 Credit Proves a Hurdle for Potential Homebuyers
HousingWire | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 Fed: Redesigned $100 Bill Coming in October
USA Today | April 24, 2013
April 24, 2013 What Happens to Your Mortgage When You Die?
FOX Business | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 The Housing Market: Not Your Analyst’s Oldsmobile?
The Wall Street Journal | April 23, 2013
April 24, 2013 The CFPB is Gonna Audit, Deal with It.
HousingWire | April 23, 2013
April 23, 2013 It’s Time for the Land Title Insurance Industry to ‘Tell to Win’
April 23, 2013 ALTA Issues Spam Email Warning
April 23, 2013 The Docket: Missouri Cases Address Impact of Mediation on Foreclosure Process
April 23, 2013 Rogers Townsend Attorney to be Honored By University of South Carolina School Of Law
April 23, 2013 WFG National Title Expands Compliance Resources
April 23, 2013 Missouri-based Monarch Title Announces Personnel Changes, Office Relocation
April 23, 2013 RamQuest Announces Integration with Nations Direct
April 23, 2013 Simplifile Announces 10 More Alaska E-Recording Districts; Addition of County in N.C.
April 23, 2013 House Financial Services Panel Refuses to Allow CFPB Director to Testify
The Washington Post | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 ALTA President Shares Importance of Title Insurance on NAR Radio Show
Real Estate Today | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 Existing Home Sales Drop in March
The Washington Post | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 Why Home Sales Stalled in March
The Wall Street Journal | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 U.S. Consumer Bureau Says $425 Million Went to 6 Million
Bloomberg | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 CFPB Fills Empty Posts, Recruits from Government Agencies
HousingWire | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Cybersecurity Plan for Your Business
Entrepreneur | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 Banks Close More Offices Even as Deposits Rise
HousingWire | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 10 Most Important Real-estate Forms You Can't Ignore
MSN Money | April 20, 2013
April 23, 2013 Wall Street Betting Billions on Single-family Homes in Distressed Markets
The Washington Post | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 Why Do First-Time Home Buyers Flock to FHA Loans?
The Wall Street Journal | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 QM Rule Will Limit Certain Mortgage Points and Fees to 3% of Loan Amount
Home Buying Institute | April 22, 2013
April 23, 2013 Regulation by Tweet and Other CFPB Follies
April 22, 2013 | U.S.News & World Report
April 23, 2013 Sudden Momentum for Online Sales Tax
The Washington Post | April 22, 2013
April 22, 2013 Existing Home Sales Edge Down, Prices Rise
Reuters | April 22, 2013
April 22, 2013 Gallup Poll: 81% of Americans Either Own or Plan to Within 10 Years
DSNews | April 19, 2013
April 22, 2013 CFPB Proposes Amendments to Final Mortgage Escrow Account Rule
CFPB Monitor | April 16, 2013
April 22, 2013 As Business Shrinks, Lenders Turn to Real Estate Pros
Realtor Mag | April 19, 2013
April 22, 2013 Wells Fargo Taps Notre Dame’s Holtz to Spur Lending: Mortgages
The Washington Post | April 18, 2013
April 22, 2013 CFPB Acting Deputy Director: Business Models Deceiving Customers Not Built to Last
ABA Banking Journal | April 19, 2013
April 22, 2013 Surviving a Home Inspection
The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2013
April 22, 2013 Employees, Measure Yourselves
The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2013
April 22, 2013 Before Housing Bubbles, There Was Land Fever
The New York Times | April 20, 2013
April 22, 2013 Home Pricing Strategies Incite Bidding Wars
San Francisco Chronicle | April 19, 2013
April 22, 2013 CFPB Says New Escrow Rule Will Have 'Minimal' Impact
American Banker | April 22, 2013
April 19, 2013 Fitch: Spike in Starts a Sign That U.S. Housing is Now Thriving
Reuters | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 Senators Try to Extend Access to Rural Housing Programs
HousingWire | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 Did Underwater Mortgages Kill the Economy?
The Washington Post | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 Mortgage Rates Drop for Third Week
The Washington Post | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 MBA: Commercial, Multifamily Originations Rise To $244.2 Billion Nationwide In 2012
Banker & Tradesman | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 ALTA Reports 2012 Title Insurance Premium Volume Increases 21 Percent; Industry Paid $908 Million in Claims Last Year
The Wall Street Journal | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 Hearing Acknowledges FHFA's Progress, Points to Shortcomings
DSNews | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 More Homeowners are Spending on Home Improvement
HousingWire | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 Fee-laden FHA Mortgages Cost more than Privately Insured Loans
Los Angeles Times | April 19, 2013
April 19, 2013 The US Housing Market's Road to Recovery: Slower Speed Limits and Stricter Enforcement
NASDAQ | April 18, 2013
April 19, 2013 Housing Industry Boosts Employment
CBS News | April 18, 2013
April 18, 2013 Red Flags to Potential Mortgage Fraud
April 18, 2013 Fed Says ‘Moderate’ Growth Across U.S. Was Led by Housing
Bloomberg | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 Getting Ready for a More Normal Purchase-focused Market
HousingWire | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 More Millennials Get House Before Getting Hitched
USA Today | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 Houston Is U-Haul's Most Popular Relocation Destination
AOL Real Estate | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 Don't Be the Office Tech Dinosaur
The Wall Street Journal | April 16, 2013
April 18, 2013 Survey: Homeowners' Biggest Regret? Didn't Buy Bigger
The Wall Street Journal | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 Investing in Real Estate With No Money Down
The Washington Post | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 Recorders Sued Over Racist Documents
Lancaster Eagle Gazette | April 6, 2013
April 18, 2013 Former Consumer Bureau Deputy Date Starts Consulting Firm
Bloomberg | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 America's Top Real Estate Regrets
Forbes | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 Fannie Mae: Housing Recovery could be 'More Robust' than Anticipated
Inman News | April 17, 2103
April 18, 2013 Are “E-Mortgages” Coming Soon for FHA?
Reverse Mortgage Daily | April 17, 2013
April 18, 2013 White House Said Near Decision on Leader of Fannie Mae Regulator
Bloomberg | April 18, 2013
April 18, 2013 Join Your Colleagues and Become a Member of the Title Action Network
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April 17, 2013 Article for PRIA publication, "For The Record"
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April 17, 2013 Know Your Rights When Buying Real Estate
The Wall Street Journal | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 Housing Starts at Highest Level Since 2008
The Wall Street Journal | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 Waiving Appraisal Contingency Causes Concerns
Realty Times | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 Boomers to Blame for Rising Urban Home Prices
CNBC | April 13, 2013
April 17, 2013 Foreclosure Review Debacle Lines Consultants' Pockets
USA Today | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 Fast-track Foreclosure Bill Gains Speed in Florida
Sarasota Herald-Tribune | April 15, 2013
April 17, 2013 Rally in Commercial Real Estate Not Over Yet, UBS Says
The Wall Street Journal | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 New Rules Will Make Mortgages Safer
Lawyers.com | April 15, 2013
April 17, 2013 Business Back to Normal as Big Banks Turn Big Profits
U.S. News & World Report | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 CFPB Clarifies Exemptions to Mortgage Rules
American Banker | April 16, 2013
April 17, 2013 Refinancing Demand Drives Mortgage Applications Rise
CNBC | April 17, 2013
April 16, 2013 The Docket: Attorney-Client Privilege Protects Communications Between Insurer and Insured
April 16, 2013 Massachusetts Rejects ‘In For One, In for All’ Theory in Title Coverage
April 16, 2013 Charlotte Bank Sues Law Firm to Recover Stolen Funds from Fraudulent Wire Transfer
April 16, 2013 Fidelity, First American, Old Republic Announce Q1 Earnings Calls
April 16, 2013 Michigan-based Title Source Expands Footprint in California
April 16, 2013 GRS Group Expands Into Dallas
April 16, 2013 Stewart Title Names Business Development Officer for Minnesota
April 16, 2013 Individual Non-Resident Licensing and Renewals Available in 51 Jurisdictions Through Registry
April 16, 2013 Housing Starts in U.S. Probably Increased as Progress Sustained
BusinessWeek | April 16, 2013
April 16, 2013 Nebraska Title Company Settles Employee Classification Dispute
April 16, 2013 Trade Groups Urge CFPB to Extend Compliance Deadlines, Provide Clarity on Mortgage Rules
Credit News | April 12, 2013
April 16, 2013 Housing Finance Redo Should Advance Soon, HUD’s Donovan Says
Bloomberg | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 Rise in Prices, Use of Short Sales Lead to Declining Loss Severities
DSNews | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 Home Builder Confidence Takes a Hit in April
USA Today | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 Housing Trends, Short and Long Term
The New York Times | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 Impact of the California Homeowner Bill of Rights on Foreclosures
DSNews | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 Bogus IRS E-mail Swamps the Internet Yet Again
USA Today | April 16, 2013
April 16, 2013 FinCEN: Suspicious Foreclosure Rescues Alert Investigators
HousingWire | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 United States: Six Things To Know About The CFPB
Mondaq | April 15, 2013
April 16, 2013 White House Expanding List of Choices for FHFA Pick
The Hill | April 15, 2013
April 15, 2013 Is the Party Over for Mortgage Lenders?
The Washington Post | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Mortgages With 10% or Less Down are On the Rise
USA Today | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Bigger Loans Mean Tougher Requirements
The Wall Street Journal | April 11, 2013
April 15, 2013 Rhode Island Supreme Court Upholds MERS Foreclosure Authority
HousingWire | April 12, 2013
April 15, 2013 Identity Theft Growing, Costly to Victims
USA Today | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Wells Fargo CEO Sees Housing Shortage Helping Mortgage Results
Bloomberg | April 12, 2013
April 15, 2013 How to Sell More Homes This Spring
HousingWire | April 10, 2013
April 15, 2013 Housing Construction Probably Advanced: U.S. Economy Preview
Bloomberg | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Moody's Zandi is Top Pick for Fannie Watchdog: Report
MSN Money | April 13, 2013
April 15, 2013 Hopes Housing Data Will Buck Weak March Trend
The Wall Street Journal | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Can Dodd-Frank Fix Mortgage Servicing if We Don’t Know What Went Wrong?
The Washington Post | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Neediest Homebuyers in U.S. Lifted by Japan: Mortgages
Bloomberg | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Will Housing Propel Stocks?
CBS MoneyWatch | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Reverse Lenders Brace for Impact of Product Change, Train Accordingly
Reverse Mortgage Daily | April 14, 2013
April 15, 2013 Hole-Sale Real Estate
The Wall Street Journal | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Americans Spending Larger Share of Income on Homes
The Washington Post | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Sixth Circuit Upholds Dismissal of MERS Case
HousingWire | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Can We Afford Another Housing Boom?
The Wall Street Journal | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Rate on 30-year Mortgage Falls to 3.43%
USA Today | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 FHFA Extends HARP for Another Two Years
DSNews | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Why Rising Interest Rates Could Eventually Curb Price Gains
The Wall Street Journal | April 10, 2013
April 12, 2013 The 'Dirty Dozen' Tax Scams the IRS Wants You to Avoid
The Washington Post | April 12, 2013
April 12, 2013 RealtyTrac: Home Repossessions Fell in March
USA Today | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Is Easy Money Creating a New Wave of Bubbles?
The Washington Post | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Real Estate Foreclosures: Florida Leads Nation
ABC News | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 State's Attorney Argues Obama can Oust Housing Regulator DeMarco
Reuters | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Former Homeowners Get a Second Chance, as FHA Helps
BusinessWeek | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Hispanic Homebuyers a Driving Force in Housing
Chicago Tribune | April 11, 2013
April 12, 2013 Fannie Mae MBS Issuance Slides in 1Q
HousingWire | April 11, 2013
April 11, 2013 Federal Conference Early-Bird Registration Ends April 15
May 5 - 8, 2013 | Washington, DC
April 11, 2013 Obama Unveils $3.77T Budget Proposal
The Washington Post | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Impacts of the White House Budget
The Washington Post | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 FHA May Need $943-million Bailout
The Los Angeles Times | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Housing Inventory on the Rise ... Finally
HousingWire | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Loan Mods, Foreclosure Starts Rise in February
DSNews | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 How to Use LinkedIn’s New Mentioning Feature
Ragan | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Tax Experts' Best Tips to Save You Money
USA Today | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Why Fannie and Freddie Should Exist in the New Mortgage Market
U.S. News & World Report | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Delinquent Mortgages Buoyed: LPS
The Street | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Housing Inventory Picked Up in March
The Wall Street Journal | April 10, 2013
April 11, 2013 Housing Juggernaut Seen Spurring 500,000 New U.S. Workers
Bloomberg | April 11, 2013
April 11, 2013 Foreclosures Returning to Pre-housing Bust Levels
CNN Money | April 11, 2013
April 10, 2013 Home Builder Stocks Soar as Housing Battles Back
CNBC | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 U.S. Land Gets More Expensive
The Wall Street Journal | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Up 5% Last Week
NASDAQ | April 10, 2013
April 10, 2013 Student Debt is Housing's $1 Trillion Challenge
NBC News | April 8, 2013
April 10, 2013 Detroit Homes Rot as Appraisals Stopping Sales: Mortgages
Bloomberg | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Payments Start in $3.6 Billion Foreclosure Settlement
USA Today | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Survey: 70% of Lenders Believe Housing Recovery is Real
Housingwire | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Bailed-out banks haven’t met goals of small-biz Lending Program, Report Says
The Washington Post | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 FHFA: Refinance Volumes Through HARP Hold Strong
HousingWire | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Chairman Bernanke Says Fed’s ‘Stress Tests’ are Better Able to Detect Risks in Banking System
The Washington Post | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 In the Markets, at Least, Fannie and Freddie Still Astound
The New York Times | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Why Canada Can Avoid Banking Crises and U.S. Can’t
The Wall Street Journal | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Consumer Groups Push States to Strengthen Foreclosure Prevention
Inman News | April 9, 2013
April 10, 2013 Senators Seek to Cap Interest Rates on Consumer Loans
The Hill | April 10, 2013
April 9, 2013 Implementing Recording and Pricing Policies
Register for ALTA's Title Topics Webinar on April 10
April 9, 2013 Colorado Bans ‘Centralized’ and ‘Streamlined’ Title Rates
April 9, 2013 10 ALTA Forms Published in Final
April 9, 2013 North American Title Names Director of Marketing and Educational Programs
April 9, 2013 Agents National Title Expands Underwriting Staff
April 9, 2013 First National Title Adds to Executive Team
April 9, 2013 Title Company Named to ‘Best Companies’ List in Texas
April 9, 2013 Simplifile Expand E-recording Availability in Virginia
April 9, 2013 Split-the-note Legal Theory Stalls Against MERS
HousingWire | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 CFPB Fines Mortgage Insurers $15.4M for Alleged Kickbacks
April 9, 2013 Sen. Max Baucus Moves to Reshape U.S. Tax Code
The Washington Post | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 Businesses of Varied Sizes Find Customer Relationship Help
The New York Times | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 House to Revive Cybersecurity Bill Opposed by Privacy Groups
Fox News | April 9, 2013
April 9, 2013 Bernanke says stress tests make banks more stable
Reuters | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 7 Fastest Shrinking Cities
CNN Money | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 Listing on MLS improves chance of FSBO success
The Washington Post | April 9, 2013
April 9, 2013 Treasury's Maggiano Defends Push for Looser Credit Standards
HousingWire | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 Mary Jo White Confirmed as SEC Chief
The Washington Post | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 Where Did the Workforce Go?
The Washington Post | April
April 9, 2013 New Illinois Foreclosure Rules to be Broadly Applied Starting May 1
Chicago Tribune | April 8, 2013
April 9, 2013 Opting for In-House Loan Service
The New York Times | April
April 8, 2013 Administration: 'Key' Housing Indicators Improve, Recovery Still 'Fragile'
DSNews | April 5, 2013
April 8, 2013 Rising U.S. Home Prices May Shrink FHA Shortfall in Obama Budget
Bloomberg | April 8, 2013
April 8, 2013 The Home Bidding Wars are Back
CNN Money | April 5, 2013
April 8, 2013 Fed Braces for Fourth Summer Slump
The Washington Post | April 8, 2013
April 8, 2013 Fragility Continues to Threaten Housing Recovery
HousingWire | April 5, 2013
April 8, 2013 Buying & Selling in the Housing Market's 'New Normal'
Zillow | April 4, 2013
April 8, 2013 Federal Agency Gets Go-ahead to Sue UBS Over Mortgage Losses
Chicago Tribune | April 7, 2013
April 8, 2013 Buying Foreclosures Requires Patience, and a Little More Money
Chicago Tribune | April 5, 2013
April 8, 2013 When a Real-Estate Agent Vanishes
The Wall Street Journal | April 5, 2013
April 8, 2013 Self- Improvement in a Bull Market
The New York Times | April 7, 2013
April 8, 2013 Jobless Rate Falls to 7.6%, Just 88K New Jobs
USA Today | April 5, 2013
April 5, 2013 CFPB Fines Four Mortgage Insurers $15M Over Alleged Kickbacks
The Washington Post | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 Residential Mortgage Debt May Lead to Tipping Point in GSE Takeover
HousingWire | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 Coldwell Banker Expands in Florida, Acquires Two Companies
HousingWire | April 3, 2013
April 5, 2013 Home Prices Post Highest Jump in Nearly 7 Years
Inman News | April 3, 2013
April 5, 2013 NAHB: List of Improving Markets Sees First Decline after 7 Months
DSNews | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 Best Cities for Buying Single-family Rentals
HousingWire | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 Mortgage Rates Show Slight Decrease
The Washington Post | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 U.S. Charges N.Y. Mortgage Lender With Defrauding Government
Reuters | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 Social Media's Biggest Turn Offs
Forbes | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 6 Key Considerations When Applying for a Mortgage
Bloomberg | April 4, 2013
April 5, 2013 10 Small Business Tax Deductions You Shouldn’t Ignore
US Small Business Administration | April 2, 2013
April 4, 2013 Rehire a Retiree? Maybe Not
The Wall Street Journal | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 Checklist for Protecting Non-public Personal Information: Network Security [PDF]
April 4, 2013 Checklist for Protecting Non-public Personal Information: Physical Security [PDF]
April 4, 2013 Mortgage Gamble Pays Off for Wells
The Wall Street Journal | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 Most Americans Say Housing Crisis isn't Over, Survey Finds
Los Angeles Times | April 4, 2013
April 4, 2013 Henry Paulson Says Fannie Mae’s Profits Shouldn’t Deter Overhaul
Bloomberg | April 4, 2013
April 4, 2013 More Americans Moving Longer Distances
USA Today | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 One Man Buying Up Town's Foreclosure Stock
CNNMoney | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 Rent Rises Showing Signs of Cooling Off
The Wall Street Journal | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 Lawmakers to Amend Cybersecurity Bill Behind Closed Doors
The Hill | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 REIT Returns Up but Trail Broader Market
The Wall Street Journal | April 2, 2013
April 4, 2013 Report: 401(k) Rollover Process too Confusing
USA Today | April 3, 2013
April 4, 2013 Watch Your Mailbox for Federal Conference Registration Brochure
May 5 - 8, 2013 | Washington, DC
April 4, 2013 Investors Cooling on Housing Market
CBS MoneyWatch | April 4, 2013
April 4, 2013 White House Pushes for Home Loans to People with Weaker Credit
San Jose Mercury News | April 4, 2013
April 4, 2013 Report: Banks Aren't Complying with Mortgage Settlement Terms
Los Angeles Times | April 4, 2013
April 3, 2013 Fannie Mae Reports Biggest Quarterly Gain in Its History
The Washington Post | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Obama Pushes Banks to Make Home Loans More Available
The Washington Post | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Three Myths About Housing Market Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fell Last Week
CNBC | Apri1 3, 2013
April 3, 2013 Immigrant Dreams to Keep Sparking U.S. Housing Recovery
Bloomberg | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Bank of America to Pay Credit Unions $165M Over Bad Mortgages
Bloomberg | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 NAR: Investment-Home Sales Decline in 2012; Median Price Rises 15%
DSNews | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Consumer Delinquencies on Home-related Loans Dip: ABA
Reuters | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 SEC Embraces Social Media
The Wall Street Journal | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Corker: Fannie Profits No Excuse to Slow-walk Housing Reform
The Hill | April 3, 2013
April 3, 2013 Fannie Mae in the Black, Now What?
CNBC | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Negative Equity Figures Decreasing in the US Housing Market
PropertyWire | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Three Myths About Housing Market Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | April 2, 2013
April 3, 2013 Foreclosures Fall as Housing Market Springs Back
Boston Herald | April 3, 2013
April 2, 2013 The Docket: California Court Clarifies Junior Lienholder Rights When Subordinated to Cross-collateralized Loans
April 2, 2013 Pacific Northwest Title Companies Join Forces
April 2, 2013 Title Veteran Values Mentoring, Providing Career Path for Employees
April 2, 2013 Stewart Title of California Names Division President of Northern California–North Bay Region
April 2, 2013 First American Names CFO, Appoints New Board Member
April 2, 2013 FDIC Launches National Program to Reserve Mineral Rights
April 2, 2013 Why It's Still Hard to Get a Mortgage
The Wall Street Journal | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Lower Operating Costs Mean New-Home Buyers Can Afford More House
April 2, 2013 GenY is Finally in a Mood to Buy (Houses)
USA Today | March 28, 2013
April 2, 2013 Get Ready for Great Senior Sell-Off
The Chicago Tribune | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 The April Fool's Economy
The Washington Post | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 EverBank Takes Flight as Regular 'Jumbo' Loan RMBS Issuer
HousingWire | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Fannie Mae Profits Complicate U.S. Housing-Finance Overhaul
Bloomberg | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Bank of America Responds to CFPB Mortgage Complaint Database
HousingWire | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Boomerang Buyers Bring Muscle to Rebounding Housing Market
Detroit Free Press | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Foreclosed Properties Damage Quality of Life for Neighbors
DS News | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Fannie Mae Profits Complicate U.S. Housing-Finance Overhaul
Bloomberg | April 1, 2013
April 2, 2013 Home Prices Expected to Remain Positive in 2013
HousingWire | April 2, 2013
April 1, 2013 Towns See Banks Cut Back Branches
The Wall Street Journal | March 31, 2013
April 1, 2013 FHA Loans Get Pricier April 1
Bankrate | March 26, 2013
April 1, 2013 Shrinking Rental Yields to Drive Out Investors, but Not This Year
DSNews | March 29, 2013
April 1, 2013 Some Phone Companies Seek to End Landline Service
USA Today | March 31, 2013
April 1, 2013 KB Home Building Its Way Back to Profitability
The Los Angeles Times | March 31, 2013
April 1, 2013 The Manager Who Kept a Six-Year Diary of Her Mistakes
The Wall Street Journal | March 30, 2012
April 1, 2013 Chinese Mom Reportedly Buys $6.5 Million Apartment For Toddler
AOL Real Estate | March 28, 2013
April 1, 2013 What if Sherrod Brown, Battler Against 'Too-Big-to-Fail' Banks, Gets Banking Committee Chair?
The Nation | March 29, 2013
April 1, 2013 Bank of America Tops List of Mortgage Complaints by Borrowers
Los Angeles Times | March 28, 2013
April 1, 2013 CFPB Complaint Database: An Insiders Look for Servicing Competitors?
HousingWire | March 29, 2013
April 1, 2013 Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae: Too Little, too Late for Struggling Borrowers?
CNN Money | March 29, 2013
April 1, 2013 As Housing Industry Builds Up, Other Sectors Follow
NPR | March 29, 2013
March 29, 2013 U.S. Economy Grew at Slower Pace in Fourth Quarter, Revised Data Show
The Washington Post | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 One Trick could Catch Tax Identity Thieves Early
CBS MoneyWatch | March 29, 2013
March 29, 2013 Encouraging Signs that Mortgage Credit is Easing
Inman News | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 NAHB Expresses Need for Some Federal Support in Housing Finance
DS News | March 27, 2013
March 29, 2013 CoreLogic: Completed Foreclosures at Lowest Level Since 2007
DS News | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 Delinquent Loans Rolling into Foreclosure Inventory after Settlement
DS News | March 29, 2013
March 29, 2013 Loan Mod, Foreclosure Complaints Dominate CFPB Consumer Reports
HousingWIre | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 Fannie Mae Sees Housing Upturn as 'Intact'
Inman News | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 Consumer Bureau Makes Public more than 90,000 Consumer Complaints
The Hill | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 Mortgage Insurers Prep for FHA Premium Increases
HousingWire | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 'Wikipedia of Real Estate' Taking Shape
Inman News | March 28, 2013
March 29, 2013 Freddie Mac: 30-year Fixed Mortgage Rate at 3.57%, Up Slightly
Los Angeles Times | March 28, 2013
March 28, 2013 Tips on Switching to a Private Email Domain
March 28, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to Offer Streamlined Loan Modifications
Los Angeles Times | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Home Prices Seen Making Stronger Gains in 2013
The Wall Street Journal | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to Offer Streamlined Loan Modifications
The Los Angeles Times | March 28, 2013
March 28, 2013 Mortgage Applications Rebounded Last Week as Rates Fell: MBA
Reuters | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Native American Home Loan Program Receives Refunding
HousingWire | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Senate Wages Fresh War Against Big Banks
CNBC | March 26, 2012
March 28, 2013 Pending Sales of U.S. Existing Homes Decline 0.4%
Bloomberg | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Student Debt Boom Shrinks Post-grad Homebuyers
HousingWire | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Hotelier Wagers on Free Internet Access
The Wall Street Journal | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Federal Charges Broaden in Real-estate Fraud and Money-laundering Case
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 Mortgage Industry Representatives Ask U.S. Regulators to Change Basel III
Fincad Derivative News | March 27, 2013
March 28, 2013 How the ATM Revolutionized the Banking Business
Bloomberg | March 27, 2013
March 27, 2013 Home Prices Rise at Fastest Pace in Over Six Years
The Wall Street Journal | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 New Home Sales Dip With Low Supply
The Los Angeles Times | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 Fannie Mae Exempt From County Transfer Taxes, Judge Rules
Bloomberg | March 27, 2013
March 27, 2013 FHFA Seeks to Ban ‘Forced’ Insurance for Homeowners
FOX Business | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 10 Places Where College Grads Can Settle
Realtor Mag | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 Hispanics Reign in First-time Homebuyer Segment
HousingWire | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 HUD to Shut Down During Furlough Days
The Washington Post | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 Housing Market’s Evolution
The Washington Post | March 15, 2013
March 27, 2013 MBA CEO Debates the End of the 30-year Mortgage
HousingWire | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 3 Stocks for a Hot Housing Market
The Motley Fool | March 26, 2013
March 27, 2013 Wells Fargo Says Cyber Attack Today Affects Access to Online Banking
San Francisco Business Times | March 26, 2013
March 26, 2013 Wells Top Commercial/Multifamily Originator in 2012
March 26, 2013 CFPB to Study Costs of Complying With Finance Regulations
March 26, 2013 Texas Approves First Rate Increase in More Than 20 Years
March 26, 2013 Title Insurance Premium Volume Increase 21 Percent in 2012
March 26, 2013 Shadow Inventory Down 28 Percent from 2010 Peak, CoreLogic Reports
March 26, 2013 Learn How to Implement Recording and Pricing Policies
March 26, 2013 Indecomm Launches New Foreclosure Assignment Services Solutions
March 26, 2013 CEO of ALTA Member Company Appointed to Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority
March 26, 2013 E-recording Expands in Alaska, Oklahoma
March 26, 2013 Senate Banking Chair Tim Johnson to Retire
The Washington Post | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 20 Seconds for Love at First Sight
The Wall Street Journal | March 21, 2013
March 26, 2013 Calif. City Set to Become Nation's Most Populous to Enter Bankruptcy
The Washington Post | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 Quicken Chief Says Higher Rates Won’t Limit Housing Rebound
Bloomberg | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 Bailout Funds Would Shrink If Profit Jumps at Fannie Mae
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 Tax Q&A: Tax Breaks When Refinancing Your Home
USA Today | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 Bailout Funds Would Shrink If Profit Jumps at Fannie Mae
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 5 Ways to Get Your Home When Housing Inventory Is So Tight
AOL Real Estate | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 There Are Two Important Housing Data Points Coming Out Tomorrow
Bbusiness Insider | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 Federal Workers Warned to Avoid Gambling
The Washington Post | March 25, 2013
March 26, 2013 This Housing Recovery Is Different: Investors Are Now Big Buyers
Yahoo! Finance | March 25, 2013
March 25, 2013 Housing is Back on Track
CBS MoneyWatch | March 24, 2013
March 25, 2013 Farmland Prices: Is the Bubble About to Burst?
USA Today | March 24, 2013
March 25, 2013 NY Court Reverses Robosigning Ruling Against HSBC
HousingWire | March 22, 2013
March 25, 2013 The World's Most Expensive Cities For Luxury Real Estate
Forbes | March 22, 2013
March 25, 2013 How to Finance a Foreclosed Home
The Wall Street Journal | March 24, 2013
March 25, 2013 White House Hails Budget Plan
The Washington Post | March 22, 2013
March 25, 2013 Housing Recovery Could Withstand 4% Mortgages: Ex-FHA Head
CNBC | March 22, 2013
March 25, 2013 List of Improving Housing Markets Rises to 274 in March
NAHB.org | March 21, 2013
March 25, 2013 Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates to Stay Below 4% All Year
The Motley Fool | March 21, 2013
March 25, 2013 Hate Paying Income Taxes? Try These 7 States
USA Today | March 23, 2013
March 25, 2013 Money Matters: Retirement, Housing & Taxes
CBS News | March 24, 2013
March 25, 2013 U.S. Cybersecurity Policy Draws Interest from Companies, Lobbyists
The Washington Post | March 24, 2013
March 25, 2013 Know the Law: Title Insurance Protects Against Defects
New Hampshire Union Leader | March 24, 2013
March 22, 2013 Existing-Home Sales Hit 3-Year High, as Prices Rise
The New York Times | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 Quicken to Buy $34 Billion Servicing Portfolio From Ally Financial
The Wall Street Journal | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 Lien On Me—for $100 Billion
National Mortgage News | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Rates Decline With 30-Year Fixed at 3.54%
Bloomberg | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 'Dating' Site Looks to Match Homebuyers With Agents
Inman News | March 20, 2013
March 22, 2013 Zillow Home Values Rise for 16 Consecutive Months
HousingWire | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 The Time to Sell is a Waiting Game for Some
HousingWire | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 17 Bizarre Real Estate Listing Photos
Huffington Post | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 You Be The Judge: Is The Housing Market Really Improving?
NPR | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 Bearish Sign in Housing Recovery: Economist
CNBC | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 US Watchdog Faults Freddie Mac for Consumer Complaint Responses
Reuters | March 21, 2013
March 22, 2013 Is This Man Single-Handedly Stifling the U.S. Housing Recovery?
Time | March 21, 2013
March 21, 2013 Checklist for Maintaining Proper Insurance Coverage [PDF]
March 21, 2013 Ensure You Have Proper Insurance to Protect Everyone’s Funds
March 21, 2013 10 Tips to Prevent Fraud and Theft on Your Escrow/Trust Accounts
March 21, 2013 Freddie Mac Predicts Healthiest Housing Spring Since 2007
HousingWire | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 The Unknown Costs of Dodd-Frank Banking Regulations
CNBC | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 Lennar Reports Tripling of Earnings as Housing Market Grows
The New York Times | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 Fastest-Growing Boomtowns
CNNMoney | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 Senate Passes Legislation to Avoid U.S. Government Shutdown
Bloomberg | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 Buying a Home 44% Cheaper than Renting Despite Rising Home Prices
DSNews | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 Court Upholds Ruling on Clean-Energy Loans
San Francisco Chronicle | March 19, 2013
March 21, 2013 How Much Money Would Dropping The Mortgage Interest Deduction Raise? Less Than People Think
Forbes | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 Fed Says It Will Stick with Aggressive Stimulus
TIME | March 20, 2013
March 21, 2013 March Madness Can Sap Job Productivity, Boost Morale
The Wichita Eagle | March 15, 2013
March 21, 2013 Strategies to Protect Against Cyber Threats
March 20, 2013 U.S. Senate Banking Panel Backs Cordray on Party-Line Vote
Bloomberg | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 Where are the Construction Jobs?
The Washington Post | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 Most Agree Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Should Go, But Consensus Ends There
The Washington Post | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 For Sale, Cheap: Homes in Fargo
The Wall Street Journal | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 ‘Moorish American National’ Charged With Trying to Take Mansion
The Washington Post | March 18, 2013
March 20, 2013 Just Another Day With Your Lying, Scheming Co-Workers
The Wall Street Journal | March 15, 2013
March 20, 2013 Mortgage Finance Reform Back on Track?
Inman News | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 FHFA Dividend Fix May Provide GSE Payback Solution
HousingWire | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 Freddie Mac Sues Multiple Banks Over Libor Manipulation
Bloomberg | March 19, 2013
March 20, 2013 Sen. Corker: Housing Regulator Needs A ‘Technocrat’ In Charge
The Wall Street Journal | March 19, 2013
March 19, 2013 Lenders Say ALTA’s Best Practices Can Help Title Agents Succeed
March 19, 2013 Bill Introduced to Exclude Affiliated Title Charges from QM Provision
March 19, 2013 U.S. 'Underwater' Homeowners Regain Equity as Prices Rise
Reuters | March 19, 2013
March 19, 2013 More Residential Properties Return to Positive Equity, CoreLogic Reports
March 19, 2013 ALTA’s March Title Madness Starts Friday
March 19, 2013 Texas-based First National Title Adds Underwriting Counsel
March 19, 2013 Arizona-based Title Agency Bolsters Team in Dallas Office
March 19, 2013 Title Search Firm Integrates With Title Production Software
March 19, 2013 While Discover Takes On Housing Loans Credit Cards Will Drive Earnings
Forbes | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 Plastic-Shy Young in U.S. Spur Move to New Credit Data
Bloomberg | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 Low Down-payments are Back as Lenders Ease Rules
CNBC | March 15, 2013
March 19, 2013 Freddie Mac Settles With David J. Stern Law Firm
HousingWire | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 Industry Experts Predict Price Growth into 2017
DSNews | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 Economy is Beating Expectations Despite Sequester
USA Today | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 Survey Shows Homeownership Is Still the American Dream
HousingWire | March 15, 2013
March 19, 2013 Housing Demand Exceeds Builders' Ability to Deliver
The Los Angeles Times | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 U.S. Senate Banking Panel to Vote on Cordray as Deadlock Looms
Bloomberg | March 19, 2013
March 19, 2013 Why Higher Mortgage Rates will Help the Housing Market
CNN Money | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 9 State Attorneys General want Housing Official DeMarco Replaced
Los Angeles Times | March 18, 2013
March 19, 2013 Future of the Housing Market Is ‘A Great Unknown’: Robert Shiller
Yahoo! Finance | March 18, 2013
March 18, 2013 House Price Gains Signal U.S. Rental Bonanza Ending
Bloomberg | March 18, 2013
March 18, 2013 Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Unexpectedly Fell in March
Bloomberg | March 18, 2013
March 18, 2013 New York Times Letter to the Editor
ALTA responds to New York Times Article "Saving on Title Insurance"
March 18, 2013 White House Urged to Fire a Housing Regulator
The New York Times | March 17, 2013
March 18, 2013 Homes Selling Faster as Buyers Outpace Supply
USA Today | March 17, 2013
March 18, 2013 1 in 3 U.S. Counties Are Losing People, Census Data Show
AOL Real Estate | March 14, 2013
March 18, 2013 Home Equity Continues to Grow Fast, as Many Markets Return to Normal Conditions
The Washington Post | March 15, 2013
March 18, 2013 Land Grant Claim Haunts Taos Real Estate
The Albuquerque Journal | March 18, 2013
March 18, 2013 HUD and the Census Bureau Examine Rental Housing Finance Trends
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | March 15, 2013
March 18, 2013 There Are 4 Big Pieces Of Housing Data Coming Out This Week
Business Insider | March 17, 2013
March 18, 2013 Five Real Estate Traps to Avoid
The Economic Times | March 18, 2013
March 18, 2013 Look What’s Back in Your House Now
The Seattle Times | March 15, 2013
March 18, 2013 There Is No National Housing Market
Forbes | March 15, 2013
March 18, 2013 For 'Home Run' Refinance, You Need to Shop Around
The Washington Post | March 15, 2013
March 18, 2013 On the Job: Make Sure March Madness Is Fun, Not Fanatic
USA Today | March 18, 2013
March 15, 2013 Watch Live Video from ALTA’s Business Strategies Conference
March 15, 2013 Bill Aims to ‘Jumpstart’ Reform of Fannie, Freddie
The Wall Street Journal | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 FHA Fiscal Solvency Act Reintroduced
HousingWire | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 U.S. Housing Inventory Rose in February
HousingWire | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Mortgage Rates Surpass 6-Month High
The Los Angeles Times | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Real Estate Market has Undergone Sea Change in Past 20 Years
Chicago Tribune | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Congressman Wants Agencies to Coordinate Mortgage Rules
HousingWire | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Younger Generations Lag Parents in Wealth-Building
The Wall Street Journal | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Big Banks Have a Big Problem
The New York Times | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 MBA's Stevens Supports GSE Reform Act
HousingWire | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Are Banks Bluffing About the Danger of Banking Regulation?
TIME | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Republicans Attacking CFPB on Multiple Fronts
Mortgage News Daily | March 14, 2013
March 15, 2013 Housing Renaissance Driving Derivative Plays
CNBC | March 14, 2013
March 14, 2013 Live From Business Strategies in OKC: Develop, Implement and Succeed With Best Practices
March 14, 2013 Change Is Inevitable—Growth Is Optional, Speaker tells Conference Attendees
March 14, 2013 Glance at Friday Sessions at ALTA’s Business Strategies
March 14, 2013 ALTA Awards First National Title Professional Designations During Business Strategies Conference
March 14, 2013 ALTA’s Romeo Marks 20-Year Anniversary with Association
March 14, 2013 HUD to Lenders: Prepare for Delays, Temporary Closures
Reverse Mortgage Daily | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 Hensarling Warns Bernanke on CFPB Leadership Debacle
HousingWire | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 Listing Losers: 8 Reasons Your Home Isn't Selling and What To Do About It
MSN Real Estate | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 Regulators Provide Payment Details for $9.3B Foreclosure Settlement
DSNews | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 10 Banks Foreclosing on the Most Homes
AOL Real Estate | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 HARP Program Doubles Mortgage Refis in 2012
USA Today | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 Dallas Fed Cap Seen Shrinking U.S. Banking Units by Half
Bloomberg | March 14, 2013
March 14, 2013 Warren Says GOP Weakens Consumer Protection Agency
The Boston Globe | March 13, 2013
March 14, 2013 Buyers Value Storage Space, In-Law Suites, NAR Survey Finds
Realtor Mag | March 14, 2013
March 14, 2013 Agent Dragged into Fair Housing Lawsuit Over Listing He Didn't Represent
Inman News | March 14, 2013
March 14, 2013 Former FDIC Chair: Don't Call It A Housing Recovery Yet
NPR | March 14, 2013
March 14, 2013 California Has A Shortage Of Rental Housing
Forbes | March 14, 2013
March 14, 2013 Jumbo Questions: Too Soon to Refinance?
The Wall Street Journal | March 13, 2013
March 13, 2013 Mortgage Applications Sink 4.7%
HousingWire | March 13, 2013
March 13, 2013 BofA’s Countrywide Asks Appeals Court to Undo MBIA Ruling
Bloomberg | March 13, 2013
March 13, 2013 Lawmakers Grill Cordray in Duel Over Consumer Watchdog
CBS News | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Homebuilders Target Active Markets
HousingWire | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Which U.S. Cities Have Most Energy Star Buildings?
USA Today | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Making the Most Of Customer Complaints
The Wall Street Journal | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Better Leadership Through Social Media
The Wall Street Journal | March 13, 2013
March 13, 2013 Mary Jo White Faces No Opposition at SEC Confirmation Hearing
The Washington Post | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Ryan Sets Stage for a Budget Duel, Targets Health-care Law
The Washington Post | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Your Dream Retirement Home Takes Planning
USA Today | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Millennials Prefer a 'Fixer-upper' to a Cookie-cutter Home
HousingWire | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 More Homeowners Need Housing-for-one Mortgages
HousingWire | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Study: Role of Nonprofits in the Home Repair Industry
DS News | March 12, 2013
March 13, 2013 Study: Mortgage Apps from Women Less Likely to be Approved
HousingWire | March 12, 2013
March 12, 2013 2013 Business Strategies Conference Preview: Learn How to Implement ALTA’s Best Practices
March 12, 2013 Despite Market Changes, There’s Energy, Positivity and Optimism
March 12, 2013 Ratings Firms Report Underwriters in Strong Financial Position
March 12, 2013 Data Trace Increases Geographic Reach
March 12, 2013 Simplifile Expands Offerings in Three Counties
March 12, 2013 Administration Reports Improvements from Housing Market, Servicers
DS News | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Cordray Pledges Consumer Protection in Pitch to Run U.S. Bureau
Bloomberg | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Larger Players, Investors Shift Market for Real Estate Agents
HousingWire | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Stewart Title Announces Title Insurance Ordering within LEAP Products
March 12, 2013 The Time, and Place, to Buy
The New York Times | March 7, 2013
March 12, 2013 MBA Supports Lower LTVs for FHA-insured Jumbos
HousingWire | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Homebuyers Searching for Real Estate Deals in Hurricane Sandy Wreckage
AOL Real Estate | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 In One Key Way, The Housing Crisis Is Still Going Strong
NPR | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Fitch Releases Report on U.S. Title Industry 2012 GAAP Financial Results
Reuters | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Android Malware Surges With New Banking, SMS Attacks
CRN | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Foreclosures, Forestalled
The Wall Street Journal | March 11, 2013
March 12, 2013 Many Americans Have 'Megacommutes' of Over 90 Minutes
CNN Money | March 6, 2013
March 11, 2013 Large-scale Acquisition of Houses May Help Renters Repair Credit and Buy Again
The Washington Post | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 Pressured to Cut the Price
The Wall Street Journal | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 How to Pick a Fixer-upper You Can Flip
The Washington Post | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 Are Foreclosures a Better Buy Than Short Sales?
RealtorMag | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 Senator Asks Justice Department to Investigate Mortgage Company
The Wall Street Journal | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 Fed's Duke: US Housing Recovery to Continue, Cautions on Rules
Reuters | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 With Housing Rebound, Home Equity Could Be Part Of Your Retirement Plan
Forbes | March 9, 2013
March 11, 2013 Housing is Economy's Silver Bullet, Analyst Says
CBS Evening News | March 10, 2013
March 11, 2013 The Best Places to Find Cheap Real Estate
CBS Money Watch | March 8, 2013
March 11, 2013 Southern California's Housing Recovery: An Interactive Map
Los Angeles Times | March 9, 2013
March 11, 2013 7 Inside Secrets of Real Estate Agents
ABC News | March 8, 2013
March 10, 2013 U.S. Builders Hiring at Rapid Pace
Reuters | March 8, 2013
March 8, 2013 Firm Grip on Foreclosure Inventory Continues in Judicial States
DS News | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Household Worth in U.S. Rises by $1.17 Trillion on Housing
Bloomberg | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Home Prices Expected to Rise at Least 3.3 Percent Annually Through 2017
RISMedia | March 6, 2013
March 8, 2013 Confidence in Housing Market Rose in February
The Wall Street Journal | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Freddie Mac’s Mortgage Portfolio Continues to Shrink
HousingWire | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Rates Little Changed With 30-Year at 3.52%
Bloomberg | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Fitch: Regulators Have Room to Spur Private U.S. Mortgage Market
Reuters | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Fed Tests Show 17 of 18 Banks Weathering Severe Slump
Bloomberg | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Austerity vs. the Housing Recovery: Which is a Bigger Deal for Jobs?
The Washington Post | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Housing Recovery Leaves Some Behind
CNBC | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 See All The Players Powering The Real Estate Industry Online
Business Insider | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Housing Counseling Improves Fate of Mortgages
HousingWire | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 Household Worth in U.S. Rises by $1.17 Trillion on Housing
Bloomberg | March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013 ALTA Creates Best Practices Task Force
March 7, 2013 E-recording, Going Paperless Can Help Maximize Efficiency
March 7, 2013 Checklist to Ensure Proper Pricing and Recording Procedures [PDF]
March 7, 2013 Checklist to Implement Escrow Trust Account Procedures [PDF]
March 7, 2013 Checklist for Policy Production, Delivery and Remittance [PDF]
March 7, 2013 Checklist for Development of Process to Handle Consumer Complaints [PDF]
March 7, 2013 Checklist to Help Gather Proper Business Licenses [PDF]
March 7, 2013 Fed Says Modest Growth Spurred by Housing in Survey
Bloomberg | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 Short Sale or Foreclosure? It Depends on Where You Live
HousingWire | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Exist Without Viable Replacement
HousingWire | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 RealtyTrac: Top 15 Markets to Buy Short Sales, REOs
DSNews | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 House Moves to Avoid Shutdown
The Washington Post | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 With Legal Reserves Low, Bank of America Faces a Big Lawsuit
The New York Times | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 New Construction vs. an Existing Home: Which is a Better Buy?
The Washington Post | March 1, 2013
March 7, 2013 You Can Still Be Part of ALTA's Business Strategies Conference
March 13 - 15, 2013 | Oklahoma City, OK
March 7, 2013 Distressed Home Sales Bolster Recovering Housing Market
CNBC | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 Experts Pinpoint GSE Failures, Recommend Changes
HousingWire | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 FHA Pullback Boosts Mortgage Insurers Once Seen Failing
Bloomberg | March 7, 2013
March 7, 2013 Gadgets You Need, Even if You Have a Smartphone
The New York Times | March 6, 2013
March 7, 2013 SEC, CFPB Nominees to Face U.S. Senate Panel Next Tuesday
Reuters | March 5, 2013
March 7, 2013 Attend Business Strategies to Learn What Lender Clients Need from You and How ALTA's Best Practices Can Help
March 6, 2013 Home Prices Jump 9.7% in January
USA Today | March 5, 2013
March 6, 2013 CFPB, SEC Nominees to Face Senate Panel Next Tuesday
Reuters | March 5, 2013
March 6, 2013 Mortgage Applications Surged Last Week as Rates Fell
CNBC | March 6, 2013
March 6, 2013 Cybersecurity Hearings on Hill
Politico | March 6, 2013
March 6, 2013 Dow Leaps to Record
The Wall Street Journal | March 5, 2013
March 6, 2013 Housing Demand to Grow as New Immigrants Arrive
HousingWire | March 5, 2013
March 6, 2013 MBA Economist Sees Taxpayer Risk in Latest FHFA GSE Plan
HousingWire | March 5, 2013
March 6, 2013 15 Best Housing Markets Over the Next 5 Years
AOL Real Estate | March 5, 2013
March 6, 2013 Identity Theft Tops the List Of Consumer Complaint List In 2012
Business Insider | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 ALTA Board Approves Seven New, Four Revised Endorsements
March 5, 2013 The Docket: Maryland Court Rules Title Companies Owe Duty of Care When Conducting Title Searches
March 5, 2013 U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Case Addressing Access to Virginia Public Records
March 5, 2013 ALTA Joins Letter to Regulators Warning of Strict Down Payment Requirements
March 5, 2013 NAIC Adopts 2013 Committee Charges
March 5, 2013 Agents National Title Announces Staffing Changes
March 5, 2013 WFG National Title Expands Presence in Northern Florida
March 5, 2013 Implementing a Plan to Protect Non-public Personal Information
March 5, 2013 Down Payment Rule Could Torpedo Housing Industry, Groups Warn
The Hill | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Merger Plan Unveiled
The Washington Post | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 How Facebook Graph Search will Change Real Estate
Inman News | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Realtors, Mortgage Industry Await Impact of Sequester
HousingWire | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Housing Coalition Urges Fed to Rethink QRM
HousingWire | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Slight Opening of Credit Spigot Aids Housing Outlook
HousingWire | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Will the Housing Market Revival Last?
The Washington Post | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Fiserv: Home Prices Growing at a 'Normal' Pace
DSNews | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 What Do Home Buyers Really Want?”
RISMedia | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 White House Calls for Cellphone 'Unlocking'
The Wall Street Journal | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 Is Housing Finance Reform Coming at Last?
Yahoo! Finance | March 4, 2013
March 5, 2013 After CFPB's QM Rule, HUD Starts Process on Its Own Rule for FHA Loans
American Banker | March 3, 2013
March 5, 2013 Ocwen will Fight CFPB Plan for Homeowner Relief Fund
HousingWire | March 4, 2013
March 4, 2013 Goldman Joins Citigroup in Expanding Cyber Threat Lists
Bloomberg | March 4, 2013
March 4, 2013 Strategies for the Spring Housing Scrum
Bloomberg | February 28, 2013
March 4, 2013 Consumers Want More Practical Online Tools, Portable Bank Account Numbers
The Financial Brand.com | March 4, 2013
March 4, 2013 Deal to Avert Government Shutdown Likely, Officials Say
The Washington Post | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 Economist Makes Bold Statement on Home Prices
Realtor Mag | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 What's Your Social Network Really Worth?
Inman News | February 27, 2013
March 3, 2013 Consumer Debt Rises in Q4, Mortgage Debt Flattens: Fed
DS news | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 Report: Why High-Priced Homes Are Leaders in the Recovery
DS news | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 Firm Says National Home Price Gains Are Unsustainable
DS News | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 Cordray: CFPB Addressing Debt Traps, Dead Ends, and Discrimination
Mortgage New Daily | February 26, 2013
March 3, 2013 Political Uncertainties May Rock GSEs Performance
HousingWire | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 5 Ways Robots will Change Real Estate
Inman News | March 1, 2013
March 3, 2013 Selling Your House? Choose Your Words Carefully
TIME | March 1, 2013
March 1, 2013 Survey: Price Gap for Damaged REOs, Non-Distressed Homes Widens
DS News | February 27, 2013
March 1, 2013 SEC Sues California Man Alleging Real Estate Fund Fraud
Bloomberg | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 Industry Leaders Advise FHA on How to Improve Housing
HousingWire | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 RealtyTrac: Foreclosure Sales Uneven Across the Nation
HousingWire | February 27, 2013
March 1, 2013 Foreclosure Victims to Get Compensation Alerts in $9.3B Agreement Starting Friday
The Washington Post | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 Survey: 80% of Strategic Defaulters Want to Return to Homeownership
DS News | February 27, 2013
March 1, 2013 Freddie Mac Ends 2012 With Profit on Gains in U.S. Housing
Bloomberg | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 CFPB Rules Would Drive Community Banks Out of Mortgage Lending, Group Warns
The Hill | February 27, 2013
March 1, 2013 U.S. FHA to Propose Own Version of Consumer Bureau Mortgage Rule
Bloomberg | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates ease, with 30-year fixed at 3.51%
Los Angeles Times | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 25 Clever Twitter Keyboard Shortcut
Mashable | February 28, 2013
March 1, 2013 Sen. Warren Amplifies Need for FHA, GSE reform
HousingWire | February 28, 2013
February 28, 2013 Tips on Documenting Your Escrow Trust Account Policies
February 28, 2013 Credit Unions Provide Insurance Coverage for Escrow Accounts
February 28, 2013 Mortgage Fraud Risk Climbs to Highest Level Since 2009, Interthinx Reports
DSNews | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Lenders to Discuss Efforts to Reduce Settlement Risk
ALTA Business Strategies Conference | March 13 - 15, 2013
February 28, 2013 Lack of Inventory Hinders Top Real Estate Markets
HousingWire | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Housing Market Recovery Facing Major Hurdles
The Hill | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 JPMorgan Layoffs Reflect Some Hope
The Washington Post | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Pending Home Sales Rose 4.5% in January
The Wall Street Journal | February 17, 2013
February 28, 2013 Bernanke Says Higher Rates May Signal Stronger Economy
Bloomberg | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Obama, Leaders to Meet on Ways to Avert Sequester
The Washington Post | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Implementing a Plan to Protect Non-public Personal Information
ALTA Title Topics Webinar | 2:00 PM ET | Thursday March 7, 2013
February 28, 2013 Freddie Mac Calls 2012 a Golden Year for Multifamily
HousingWire | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Housing Market May Not Be as Healthy as It Appears
CNBC | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Wells Fargo Boosts Estimate of Possible Mortgage Costs
Bloomberg | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Lew Wins Senate Confirmation to Be U.S. Treasury Secretary
Bloomberg | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 Which State Ranks the Best for Overall Well-being?
USA Today | February 27, 2013
February 28, 2013 FHA Hits Brakes on Housing With Budget Cuts: Mortgages
BusinessWeek | February 28, 2013
February 27, 2013 New Home Sales Rise Almost 16%
USA Today | February 27, 2013
February 27, 2013 Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Increase by Most Since 2006
Bloomberg | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Shiller’s Bottom Line: Risk Lingers in Housing
The Wall Street Journal | February 27, 2013
February 27, 2013 JPMorgan Will Cut at Least 13,000 Mortgage Jobs
HousingWire | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Big Real-Estate Firms Are Going to School
The Wall Street Journal | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Top 5 Most Recognizable Real Estate Brands
Realtor Mag | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Bernanke Says Fed’s Bond-buying Will Stay in Place
The Washington Post | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 More FHA Borrowers May Find Refinance Outlet
HousingWire | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Wonkbook: America, Like Congress, Divided Over Sequester
The Washington Post | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Online Banking Tips to Keep Your Accounts Secure
U.S.News & World Report | February 27, 2013
February 27, 2013 A Few Housing Notes
Forbes | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Interthinx: Mortgage Fraud Risk Climbs to Highest Level Since 2009
DS News | February 26, 2013
February 27, 2013 Real Estate Agents Late to 'Harlem Shake' Party?
Inman News | February 26, 2013
February 26, 2013 Builder Whitepaper Calls for Appraisal Reform, Development of 'Real Estate Data Superhighway'
February 26, 2013 Fidelity Announces Fourth-quarter, 2012 Earnings
February 26, 2013 First American Releases Fourth-Quarter, Full-Year 2012 Financial Results
February 26, 2013 N.C.-based Investors Title Reports Q4 and 2012 Earnings
February 26, 2013 Bipartisan Group Lays Out Plan to Shutter Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
Reuters | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 Survey: Single-Family Renters More Likely to Stay Longer
The Wall Street Journal | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 Chicago Title Bolsters Sales Team
February 26, 2013 National Homeownership Rate to Remain Above 60%
HousingWire | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 Housing Caught in the Wake of Sequester Debates
HousingWire | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 As Dealmaker, Bob Corker Looks to CFPB Stalemate
Politico | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 Alaska Expands E-Recording Availability
February 26, 2013 Mobile Device Connections Growing Quickly
The Washington Post | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 Hunt Real Estate ERA sending listings directly to Zillow
inman News | February 26, 2013
February 26, 2013 Home Depot Profit Tops Analysts’ Estimates on Housing
Bloomberg | February 26, 2013
February 26, 2013 The Two Faces of Housing
The Motley Fool | February 25, 2013
February 26, 2013 Study: Breaking Up Hurts Housing, Wallet
CBS MoneyWatch | February 25, 2013
February 25, 2013 Document Service Provider Enters Settlement Space
February 25, 2013 Firm Predicts Job Relocation Surge from Former Underwater Borrowers
DSNews | February 22, 2013
February 25, 2013 Detroit Tops 2013 List Of America's Most Miserable Cities
Forbes | February 22, 2013
February 25, 2013 HUD Investigating Sex Discrimination
The New York Times | February 21, 2013
February 25, 2013 The State-by-State Impacts of Sequestration
The Washington Post | February 21, 2013
February 25, 2013 Appeals Court Sides with MERS in Mortgage Assignment Case
DS News | February 22, 2013
February 25, 2013 The One Question to Ask in an Exit Interview
The Wall Street Journal | February 21, 2013
February 25, 2013 The Day That Changed American Banking Forever
The Motley Fool | February 23, 2013
February 25, 2013 In Sandy-hit New Jersey, a Real Estate Comeback
CBS News | February 23, 2013
February 25, 2013 CFPB Talks QM in Blog Post
REALTOR Mag | February 21, 2013
February 25, 2013 The US Is Running Out Of Homes To Sell
Business Insider | February 24, 2013
February 25, 2013 Bernanke’s Stimulus Spurring U.S. Employment in Housing
Reuters | February 24, 2013
February 25, 2013 Bipartisan Policy Center Unveils Federal Housing Report
C-SPAN | February 24, 2013
February 25, 2013 WFG Expands Team in Effort to Grow Agency Business in D.C. Region
February 25, 2013 ServiceLink Partners with Organization to Aid Housing Needs for Low-to-Moderate Income Families
February 22, 2013 U.S. Home Sales Rise to 2nd-highest Pace in 3 Years
U.S. News & World Report | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Rising Prices Shrink Ranks of Underwater Borrowers
The Wall Street Journal | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Housing: It's Becoming a Seller's Market
The Wall Street Journal | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Mortgage Rates Edge Up After Three Weeks
USA Today | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Small Businesses Puzzle Over Tax Riddle
The Wall Street Journal | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 MBA Servicing: Short Sales Stay Popular for Next Two Years
HousingWire | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Banks Make Progress on $25 Billion Mortgage Settlement
The Washington Post | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Delinquency, Foreclosure Rates See Steep Declines in Q4
DSNews | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Four Big Short Sales Delays
RISMedia | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Commercial Real Estate Forecast Update: 2013-2014
Forbes | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 Fannie Mae: Housing is 'On a Sustained Growth Path'
inman News | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 This Housing Stock Could Double: Analyst
CNBC | February 21, 2013
February 22, 2013 NBC.com Hacked to Serve Up Banking Malware
PC World | February 21, 2013
February 21, 2013 Learn How to Protect Non-public Personal Information
February 21, 2013 New Paper Sheds Light on Extent of Housing Bubble Fraud
The Wall Street Journal | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 Non-judicial Foreclosures Get Delayed for a Reason
HousingWire | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 Housing Starts Fall 8.5% in January
USA Today | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fell Last Week as Rates Rose
Reuters | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 MBA President Calls for Industry to Unite, Respond to New Policies
DSNews | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 Registration Discount for Business Strategies Conference Ends Friday
ALTA Business Strategies Conference | March 13 - 15, 2013
February 21, 2013 Housing Starts Impacted by Distressed Inventory
DS News | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 Federal Reserve Unlikely to End Stimulus Efforts Soon
The Washington Post | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 Housing Starts Plummeted in January. Here’s Why Not to Panic
The Washington Post | February 20, 2013
February 21, 2013 Congressman Garrett: HUD Lending Discrimination Rule Upends Ability-to-repay
HousingWire | February 20, 2013
February 20, 2013 Kentucky Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of MERS
HousingWire | February 19, 2013
February 20, 2013 Have All The Bad Loans Already Been Foreclosed?
Forbes | February 19, 2013
February 20, 2013 10 Simple Ways to Protect Your Online Privacy
Forbes | February 20, 2013
February 20, 2013 Asheville, N.C. Tops Best Places To Buy In 2013
Realtor.com | February 19, 2013
February 20, 2013 Foreign Buyers Hop on Rental Trend
The Wall Street Journal | February 19, 2013
February 20, 2013 Great Employees Are Not Replaceable
Forbes | February 13, 2013
February 20, 2013 Home Builder Confidence Drops in February
USA Today | February 19, 2013
February 20, 2013 Is the Banking System Healthy?
The Washington Post | February 20, 2013
February 20, 2013 The Easy Money Is Made, Dig Deeper For Bets On The Housing Recovery
Forbes | February 20, 2013
February 20, 2013 A Troubling Divergence In The US Housing Market
Business Insider | February 20, 2013
February 19, 2013 The Docket: Federal Court Denies E&O Coverage for Agent’s Misappropriation
February 19, 2013 ALTA Policy Forms Expert Calls Time in Industry ‘Gratifying’
February 19, 2013 Mason County in Washington Records First Electronic Document
February 19, 2013 First American Names Legal Program Manager
February 19, 2013 Entrust Expands Offerings in Mississippi
February 19, 2013 Denver-based Title Company Touts ‘Superior’ Audits
February 19, 2013 Mortgage-interest Deduction may not be as Enormous as Previously Estimated
The Washington Post | February 15, 2013
February 19, 2013 Consumers Warned of Timeshare Resale Fraud
February 19, 2013 As Land Use Planning Changes, ‘Zoning’ is No Longer Appropriate
The Washington Post | February 15, 2013
February 19, 2013 Housing Holds Key to Full Job Growth Rebound
USA Today | February 17, 2013
February 19, 2013 Housing Stakeholders Warn Against Strict Mortgage Down-payment Requirement
The Hill | February 18, 2013
February 19, 2013 Foreclosure Discounts No Longer as Steep
HousingWire | February 18, 2013
February 19, 2013 Learn How to Document Your Escrow Trust Account Policies
ALTA TitleTopics Webinar | February 20, 2013 | 1:00 pm ET
February 19, 2013 Liberals Cheer as Warren Comes Out Swinging in First Senate Hearing
The Hill | February 18, 2013
February 19, 2013 Hotel Loan Taints Post-Crisis CMBS
The Wall Street Journal | February 18, 2013
February 19, 2013 Mortgage Bill Faces Tough Road in Congress
Yahoo! News | February 18, 2013
February 19, 2013 Housing Probably Cooled at Start of 2013: U.S. Economy Preview
Bloomberg | February 17, 2013
February 19, 2013 Breakdown of U.S. Housing Prices Shows Gains Almost Everywhere
Los Angeles Times | February 17, 2013
February 19, 2013 Freddie Mac: Housing Sector Recovering, Home-buyer Affordability High
Fox Business | February 19, 2013
February 15, 2013 Regulators Open to Lending-Rule Changes
The Wall Street Journal | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Housing Inventory, Already Low, Dropped Further in January
The Wall Street Journal | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Mortgage Rates Hold With 30-Year at a Five-Month High
Bloomberg | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Freddie Mac: Housing Sector Recovering, Home-buyer Affordability High
Fox Business | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Fannie Mae Offers Short-sale 'Escalation' Tool
Inman News | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Obama Administration Warns Cuts Would Hurt Housing, Sandy Relief
Reuters | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Billionaire Hughes Chasing Blackstone as U.S. Rental King
Bloomberg | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 RealtyTrac: Foreclosure Starts Slow to 79-Month Low
DSNews | February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 Education Sessions at 2013 Business Strategies Conference Dedicated to Best Practices
2013 Business Strategies Conference | March 13 - 15, 2013
February 15, 2013 How to (Legally) Hit on Your Co-Worker
The Wall Street Journal | February 14, 2013
February 14, 2013 Survey: Majority of ALTA Members Follow Best Practices to Protect Clients’ Money, Info
February 14, 2013 Resources to Ensure Proper Licensing, Compliance
February 14, 2013 Report: Rules Could Exclude Nearly Half of Recent Mortgages
The Wall Street Journal | February 12, 2013
February 14, 2013 Obama: 'Let's Streamline the Process' on Lending
The Wall Street Journal | February 13, 2013
February 14, 2013 CFPB Lays Pathway to Compliance for Lenders, Servicers
HousingWire | February 13, 2013
February 14, 2013 That Foreclosure Might Not be Such a Good Deal
The Washington Post | February 13, 2013
February 14, 2013 Senate Panel Grills Jack Lew
The Washington Post | February 13, 2013
February 14, 2013 10 Words To Erase From Your Vocabulary
Forbes | February 13, 2013
February 14, 2013 Using Smell to Make a Sale
The Wall Street Journal | February 14, 2013
February 14, 2013 Eight More States to Join Suit Against CFPB
American Banker | February 14, 2013
February 14, 2013 Government Wins Round in Suit Accusing Wells Fargo of FHA Abuse
Los Angeles Times | February 13, 2013
February 14, 2013 Senate Banking Cmte. Hearing on Wall Street Reform Implementation
C-Span | February 14, 2013
February 14, 2013 Multifamily Housing Growth Poised to Continue in 2013
U.S. News & World Report | February 13, 2013
February 13, 2013 State of the Union: Explaining Some of the Key Details
USA Today | February 13, 2013
February 13, 2013 An Overview of President Obama’s Refinancing Proposals
The Wall Street Journal | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall 5.2%
Fox Business | February 13, 2013
February 13, 2013 Study: 1 In 4 Consumers Had Error In Credit Report
NPR | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 Cupid's Arrow Hitting the Real Estate Market
HousingWire | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 FHA Might Avoid Taxpayer Subsidy This Year, Galante Says
Bloomberg | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 Where the Rich People Live
CNN Money | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 Biggest Banks and Housing Top House Republicans’ Agenda
Bloomberg | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 How to Spot a Meth Lab
CNN Money | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 Housing as an Investment? Yes, That Idea Is Back
BusinessWeek | February 13, 2013
February 13, 2013 Senate Banking Lays Out Agenda
The Hill | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 SPEED: Fannie Mae will Directly Approve Short Sales
HousingWire | February 12, 2013
February 13, 2013 We Still have Renters to Thank for Healthier Housing Market
CNN Money | February 12, 2013
February 12, 2013 Mortgage Servicing Company Acquires Settlement Firm, Forms JV With National Builder
February 12, 2013 Connecticut Reminds Insurers, Agents of IOLTA/IOTA Requirements
February 12, 2013 Outsource Service Provider Announces Changes
February 12, 2013 Integration Provides Electronic Closing Documents to Clients
February 12, 2013 TSS Software Celebrates 20 years of Title Industry Service
February 12, 2013 CFPB Names Acting Deputy Director
February 12, 2013 Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Originations Up 49 Percent in Q4, Up 24 Percent for 2012
February 12, 2013 The Best Day to List a Home, Expanded
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 6 ways to Increase Your Chances of Being Audited by the IRS
February 12, 2013 Where Should You Be Moving for Love
HousingWire | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 CFPB Asks Servicers to Exercise Caution in MSR Transfers
HousingWire | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 Home Prices Rising in More Markets
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 What President Obama Should (And Shouldn’t) Say in the State of the Union
The Washington Post | February 12, 2013
February 12, 2013 The Daddy Dilemma
The Washington Post | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 Take ALTA's Social Media Survey
February 12, 2013 Lenders React to FHA Mortgage Insurance Changes
HousingWire | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 FHA and the Future Role of Government in Housing
The Hill | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 Obama Considering Using Executive Power on Refinance Effort
The Washington Post | February 10, 2013
February 12, 2013 GOP Names Ranking Members of Senate Banking Panel Subcommittees
American Banker | February 11, 2013
February 12, 2013 Stalled: Obama's SOTU Housing 'Stunt'
Politico | February 12, 2013
February 12, 2013 Third Circuit TILA Rescission Decision Adopts CFPB Position
Lexology | February 8, 2013
February 11, 2013 How Much Would It Cost to Insure 'Downton Abbey'?
InsWeb | February 7, 2012
February 11, 2013 Should You Pay Your Mortgage With Plastic?
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2013
February 11, 2013 The $100,000 Closet
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2013
February 11, 2013 New HUD Rule Bolsters Housing-Bias Law
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2013
February 11, 2013 Online Banking: More Site Outages and Cyberattacks Coming?
TIME | February 8, 2013
February 11, 2013 A Fresh Bullish Note for the Housing Market
The Motley Fool | February 10, 2013
February 11, 2013 Economists See 2.4% GDP Growth in 2013
The Wall Street Journal | February 7, 2013
February 11, 2013 Fee Increases are Making FHA Mortgages More Expensive
Los Angeles Times | February 10, 2013
February 11, 2013 Six Things to Watch in Commercial Real Estate
The Washington Post | February 10, 2013
February 10, 2013 A Cliff Congress May Go Over
The Wall Street Journal | February 10, 2013
February 8, 2013 Obama Faces Pressure From Left on Housing Regulator
The Wall Street Journal | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Florida Supreme Court Rules on Controversial Foreclosure Case
HousingWire | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Senators Boxer and Menendez Reintroduce Homeowner Refi Bill
HousingWire | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Court of Appeals Rules on Borrower Rescission Rights
HousingWire | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 U.S. 30-Year Mortgage Rates Hold at Four-Month High
Bloomberg | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 The 8 Things That Must Be On Your Daily Work To Do List
Financial Upside | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Survey: Consumers Maintain Positive View Toward Housing Market
DS News | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Housing Market Still Needs Fannie Mae, Says Chief Economist Doug Duncan
Yahoo! Finance | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Freddie Mac: Typical 30-year Mortgage Rate Levels Off at 3.53%
Los Angeles Times | February 7, 2013
February 8, 2013 Senator Introduces CFPB Reform Bill to Replace Cordray with Five-Member Commission
Mortgage News Daily | February 5, 2013
February 7, 2013 Housing Market Recovery Spreads to New Markets
The Los Angeles Times | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 Lawmakers Draw Battle Lines on FHA Housing Finance Agency
Reuters | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 New York City Plans to Allot First Part of Storm Aid to Housing and Businesses
The New York Times | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 U.S. Postal Service to End Saturday Delivery
The Washington Post | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 Small Firms Say LinkedIn Works, Twitter Doesn't
The Wall Street Journal | February 7, 2013
February 7, 2013 Register Today to Prepare Your Company for Imminent Change
ALTA 2013 Business Strategies Conference | March 13 - 15, 2013 | Oklahoma City, OK
February 7, 2013 Foreclosure Process Among Top Legislative Priorities for Florida Realtors
DS News | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 Android Phones Vulnerable to Hackers, Scammers
The Washington Post | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 All 50 States Show Housing Market Improvement
HousingWire | February 6, 2013
February 7, 2013 NRLB Decision Brings Out CFPB Opponents
HousingWire | February 1, 2013
February 7, 2013 New Cyber-Fraud Targets Title Agent’s Settlement Software
February 6, 2013 Home Prices Show Biggest Rise in 6 Years
Reuters | February 5, 2013
February 6, 2013 Who Should Run the CFPB if Cordray Leaves?
American Banker | February 5, 2013
February 6, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Rose Last Week, Despite Rate Hike
CNBC | February 6, 2012
February 6, 2013 New Rules Help Borrowers Cover Refi Costs
The Wall Street Journal | February 4, 2013
February 6, 2013 The Case for the Too-big-to-fail Banks
The Washington Post | February 5, 2013
February 6, 2013 Survey: Homeownership Important to 96% of Americans
MReport.com | February 4, 2013
February 6, 2013 The Importance of Employing a Well-Executed Content Strategy
Inman News | February 4, 2013
February 6, 2013 Fed’s Duke Says Stronger Housing Market to Spur Growth
Bloomberg | February 5, 2013
February 6, 2013 Five Things to Know About Public WiFi
The Washington Post | February 5, 2013
February 6, 2013 Housing Market Already Shows Signs of a New Bubble
CNBC | February 5, 2013
February 6, 2013 Republicans Seek FHA Changes as Prelude to U.S. Housing Overhaul
Bloomberg | February 6, 2013
February 6, 2013 The US Housing Market Is Actually Two Very Different Housing Markets
Business Insider | February 6, 2013
February 6, 2013 Housing Price Bubble Watch: Accelerating Price Growth
Forbes | February 5, 2013
February 5, 2013 MBA Forecasts 11% Spike in 2013 Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Originations
February 5, 2013 RynohLive Names VP of Sales and Marketing
February 5, 2013 U.S. Launches Civil Action Against S&P Over Pre-crisis Ratings
Reuters | February 5, 2013
February 5, 2013 Adeptive Simplifies Shipping with UPS Integration
February 5, 2013 National Title Professional Requirements
February 5, 2013 Unheralded Outperformers: 10 Metro Markets That Are Leading the Housing Recovery
February 5, 2013 Banks Ease Credit a Bit as Consumers Seek Loans
USA Today | February 4, 2013
February 5, 2013 Fannie, Freddie May Face Competition in Multifamily Financing
HousingWire | February 4, 2013
February 5, 2013 Judicial Foreclosure States Continue to Clog Inventory Pipeline
HousingWire | February 4, 2013
February 5, 2013 Stewart Announces Second Year of Community of Sharing Program
February 5, 2013 Homes Sell in Two Weeks With Low Supply for Spring Buyers
Bloomberg | February 5, 2013
February 5, 2013 Housing Packs Punch for U.S. Growth in 2013 and Beyond
Bloomberg | February 5, 2013
February 5, 2013 100 Real Estate Pages and Accounts to 'Like' on Facebook
Realty Biz News | February 4, 2013
February 5, 2013 Senate Republicans Vow to Block Consumer Bureau Chief's Nomination
Los Angeles Times | February 5, 2013
February 5, 2013 This Is Housing Bubble 2.0: David Stockman
Yahoo! Finance | February 5, 2013
February 5, 2013 5 Great Online-Only Banking Options
Mashable | February 4, 2013
February 5, 2013 MERS Prevails in Two Federal Appeals Cases
February 5, 2013 Wells Fargo Top Commercial Servicer in 2012
February 4, 2013 Zillow's CEO on the Real-Estate Market in 2013
The Motley Fool | February 2, 2013
February 4, 2013 Foreclosure Process Hammers Florida's Housing Market
NPR | February 4, 2013
February 4, 2013 FCC Plan Would Redefine Wireless Industry
The Washington Post | February 3, 2013
February 4, 2013 The Return of 100% Financing
The Wall Street Journal | February 1, 2013
February 4, 2013 Report: Foreclosure Inventory Down Nearly 20% from Year Ago
DSNews | February 1, 2013
February 4, 2013 Overhauling Mortgage Giants Takes Industry Initiative, Official Says
The Wall Street Journal | January 30, 2013
February 4, 2013 Bank of America Site Down Because of 'Technical Issues'
The Washington Post | February 1, 2013
February 4, 2013 'Luxurious' Mobile Homes?
The Wall Street Journal | February 1, 2013
February 4, 2013 Money & the Law: The Role of Title Insurance
The Colorado Springs Gazette | February 3, 2013
February 4, 2013 Foreign Diplomats Find a Lending Roadblock in D.C.’s Housing Market
The Washington Post | February 1, 2013
February 1, 2013 Best Places to Buy Foreclosures
CNN Money | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 Employee of ALTA Member Company to Coach in Super Bowl
Burlington County Times | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 What's the Best Season for Home Buying?
HousingWire | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 Mortgage Fraud Prosecutors Pounce on a Small Bank
Bloomberg | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 11 Things Women Want in a Home
MSN | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 5 Reasons Why You Won’t Reach Senior-Level Management
Financial Upside | January 30, 2013
February 1, 2013 Fannie Mae: Book of Mortgage Business Declines
HousingWire | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 How to Tell if Your Dream Home is Really a Good Deal
Fox Business | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 FHA to Hike Premiums on Mortgages
CNN Money | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 With CFPB Appointment In Limbo, So Is the Housing Recovery
U.S. News & World Report | January 31, 2013
February 1, 2013 Republican Senators Introduce Bill to Halt CFPB Funding Until Director Confirmed
American Banker | January 31, 2013
January 31, 2013 Don’t Forget: Renew Your ALTA Membership for 2013
January 31, 2013 FHA Volume Could Take Hit With Increase in Premiums, Required Downpayment for Jumbos
January 31, 2013 WFG Appoints Chief Compliance Officer
January 31, 2013 Mortgage Rates Trending Higher
January 31, 2013 Simplifile Expands E-recording Availability in Alaska, Kansas
January 31, 2013 Delinquency Rates Continued Positive Trend in 2012
January 31, 2013 LPS Reaches $127M Deal With States in Foreclosure Probe
January 31, 2013 Attend the 2013 Business Strategies Conference and Hear From a Fraud and Cyber-Security Expert
2013 Business Strategies Conference | March 13 - 15, 2013
January 31, 2013 Fun Super Bowl Real Estate Facts
The San Francisco Chronicle | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 'Normal' Housing Market May Not Be What It Used To Be
Realty Times | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 Productivity Tools Can Waste Time
The Wall Street Journal | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 Why Traditional Banking Might Go the Way of the Piggy Bank
Forbes | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 Hidden Threat of HOA Liens Found in RMBS Pools
HousingWire | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 Q4 GDP Falls for First Time Since Recession Ended
DSNews | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 Twitter Ranked Fastest Growing Social Platform In The World
Forbes | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 BlackBerry to Launch in U.S. in Mid-March
The Wall Street Journal | January 30, 2013
January 31, 2013 Corker Praises FHA's Policy Changes
The Hill | January 31, 2013
January 31, 2013 When Good News for Real Estate Is Bad
The Wall Street Journal | January 31, 2013
January 31, 2013 Why So Much Affection for Shadow Banking?
American Banker | January 31, 2013
January 31, 2013 FHA to Tighten Underwriting, Raise Premiums
inman News | January 30, 2013
January 30, 2013 Pennsylvania Homeowner Sues Seller Over Home's Bloody Past
ABC News | January 29, 2013
January 30, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fall as Refi Demand Drops
CNBC | January 30, 2013
January 30, 2013 Pending Home Sales Fell in December
The Wall Street Journal | January 28, 2013
January 30, 2013 Six Housing Forecasters Who Got Things Right in 2012
The Wall Street Journal | January 29, 2013
January 30, 2013 Home Prices in U.S. Rise by Most in Six Years as Market Firms
Bloomberg | January 29, 2013
January 30, 2013 Squatter Claims Ownership of $2.5 Million Florida Mansion
Time | January 28, 2013
January 30, 2013 Housing Market 2013 for Homebuyers: It's a Balancing Act
AOL Real Estate | January 29, 2013
January 30, 2013 Housing Advocates Push for New Type of Subprime Loan
The Los Angeles Times | January 28, 2013
January 30, 2013 Hate Your Loan Modification? It Could Be Worse
The Washington Post | January 29, 2013
January 29, 2013 Title Action Network Recognizes ‘Stars’ for Helping Growth
January 29, 2013 3 Things Title Companies Should Know About the Affordable Care Act
January 29, 2013 North American Title Enters Indiana Market
January 29, 2013 Stewart Title Honored as ‘Texas Treasure’
January 29, 2013 Nation's Home Builders Elect Leadership for 2013
January 29, 2013 Release Tracking Company Names New Product Manager
January 29, 2013 U.S. Homeownership Rate Continues to Slip
HousingWire | January 29, 2013
January 29, 2013 US Home Prices Strengthen in November from a Year Ago in Latest Sign of Housing Recovery
The Washington Post | January 29, 2013
January 29, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Here to Stay, Panelists Say at American Securitization Forum
HousingWire | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 How the NLRB Ruling Could Scramble Mortgage Markets
The Wall Street Journal | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 Pending Home Sales Fell in December
The Wall Street Journal | January 28 2013
January 29, 2013 Americans Now Love 15-year Fixed Mortgages
The Christian Monitor | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 Fannie To Allow Walkaways by On-Time Borrowers
Bloomberg | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 'Sand States' Still the Wettest
RisMedia | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 Housing Market Finally Finds Its Footing
The Washington Post | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 Navigating the Much Anticipated Spring Real Estate Market
Business Insider | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 Optimists Are Ignoring Two Key Points About The US Housing Recovery
Business Insider | January 28, 2013
January 29, 2013 Housing Emerges as Economic Bright Spot After Years in the Dark
The Washington Post | January 28, 2013
January 28, 2013 Federal Court Ruling Raises Question On Legality Of Cordray Appointment
The Wall Street Journal | January 25, 2013
January 28, 2013 New Home Sales Rise to Three-year High in 2012
Reuters | January 25, 2013
January 28, 2013 10 Metros Where Homes Are Selling the Fastest
Realtor Mag | January 25, 2013
January 28, 2013 A Glimpse of Home Building's Future
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2013
January 28, 2013 Brokers Who Bet on a Few Sales
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2013
January 28, 2013 Research Points to Strong Multifamily Sector This Year
DSNews | January 25, 2013
January 28, 2013 Alleged Scam Site Shut Down After Realtor Investigations
Inman News | January 25, 2013
January 28, 2013 Shadow Banking Facing Tougher Regulations
CNBC | January 27, 2013
January 28, 2013 Mobile Usage in Commercial Real Estate Up 61%
AG Beat | January 27, 2013
January 28, 2013 Real Estate Professional Status - Becoming More Important - Very Hard To Prove
Forbes | January 27, 2013
January 28, 2013 CFPB Proposes Amendments to New Final Ability-to-repay Rule, Solicits Comment on Calculating Loan Originator Compensation
Lexology | January 25, 2013
January 28, 2013 New Home Sales still Lag Housing Rebound
CBS MoneyWatch | January 25, 2013
January 25, 2013 San Bernardino County Abandons Eminent Domain Mortgage Plan
The Los Angeles Times | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 Cordray Nomination Faces Senate Fight
The Washington Post | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 Slow Economic Growth Is the ‘New Normal’ — Fannie Mae
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 A Signal to Wall Street In Obama’s Pick For Regulators
The New York Times | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 Crowdfunding for Real Estate: Buy a Slice of a Skyscraper
Bloomberg Businessweek | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 Shiller Says U.S. Housing Market May Drop Further
Bloomberg | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 GOP Seeking Electoral College Changes
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 Sixth Circuit Deems Foreclosure Attorneys 'Debt Collectors'
HousingWire | January 24, 2013
January 25, 2013 Citi Takes Top Spot in REIT Equity Deals
The Wall Street Journal | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 Old Republic Reports Q4 and 2012 Financial Results
January 24, 2013 Fixed Mortgage Rates Move Higher
January 24, 2013 Simplifile Adds More Counties Accepting E-recording
January 24, 2013 Housing Outlook Continues to Brighten but Recovery Still Faces Headwinds
January 24, 2013 New Email Fraud Scheme Targets Agents’ Escrow Accounts
January 24, 2013 Fragmented U.S. regulatory system stalls Dodd-Frank rules: GAO
Reuters | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 Federal Regulators Propose Social Media Guidance for Financial Institutions
January 24, 2013 Securitization Market Awaits QRM Standards
HousingWire | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 U.S. Home Prices Rose 5.6% in 12 Months Through November
Bloomberg | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 House Votes to Extend Debt Limit to May, Averting Fight
The New York Times | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 New Look at Plan to Use Eminent Domain to Seize Troubled Mortgages
The Los Angeles Times | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 Super Bowl: ‘Home Is Where the Game Is,’ Survey Says
Realtor Mag | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 LPS: Foreclosure Inventory, Delinquency Rates Decrease from Year Ago
DSNews | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 Making a Business Case for Bedtime
The Wall Street Journal | January 23, 2013
January 24, 2013 Toll's New Frontier: Student Housing
The Wall Street Journal | January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013 Protect Your Assets During 'Deed In Lieu'
Inman News | January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013 Home Sales Rose in 2012 to 5-Year High
The New York Times | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 U.S. Senator Corker Urges Regulators to Simplify Mortgage Rule
Reuters | January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013 Mortgage Applications Increase 7% Last Week
Bloomberg | January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013 The Year Everyone Was Wrong (Again) About Home Prices
The Wall Street Journal | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 White House 'Will Not Oppose' GOP Plan to Suspend Debt Limit Until May
The Washington Post | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 A New Lease on Luxury
The Wall Street Journal | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 Mixed Views on Mortgage Banking
HousingWire | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 KB Home Forming Mortgage Firm for Buyers With Nationstar
Bloomberg | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 Home Resales Fall, Housing Recovery Still on Track
Reuters | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 COMMITTED: Freddie Mac Aims for 75% Reduction in Short-sale Timelines
HousingWire | January 22, 2013
January 23, 2013 CFPB Rule Leaves Fate of Smaller Servicers Up in the Air
HousingWire | January 22, 2013
January 22, 2013 The Docket: Missouri Court Addresses ‘Parties in Possession” Exception
January 22, 2013 Texas-based Underwriter Approved to Operate in Arizona
January 22, 2013 ALTA Member Company Celebrates 75-Year Anniversary
January 22, 2013 CFPB Adopts Rules to Prevent Loan Originators from Steering Consumers into Risky Mortgages
January 22, 2013 Agencies Issue Final Rule on Appraisals for Higher-priced Mortgages
January 22, 2013 Release and Cancellation: What’s at Stake for Settlement Agents?
January 22, 2013 Obama Vows Aggressive Agenda
The Wall Street Journal | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Highlights from Inauguration Day
Time | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Michigan-Based Title Agency Acquires Ohio Operation
January 22, 2013 NAIC Names New CEO
January 22, 2013 As Prices Rise, Rental Home Investors Seek New Markets
USA Today | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Finance, Banking the Least-trusted Industries, Survey Finds
The Los Angeles Times
January 22, 2013 Days Before Housing Bust, Fed Doubted Need to Act
The New York Times | January 20, 2013
January 22, 2013 Fitch: QM Rule to Benefit Jumbo Prime Market
DSNews | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Capital Economics Says Existing-Sales Now at a 'Normal' Level
DSNews | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Goldman Sachs: QE Will Last Through 2014
HousingWire | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Number of the Week: Don’t Expect Too Big a Housing Boost
The Wall Street Journal | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Finance, Banking the Least-trusted Industries, Survey Finds
Los Angeles Times | January 22, 2013
January 22, 2013 The White House is the Most Expensive Residence in the U.S.
The San Francisco Chronicle | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 U.S. Ranked One of Most Affordable Worldwide Housing Markets
New Geography | January 21, 2013
January 22, 2013 Detroit Deemed Most Affordable Major Housing Market in the World
HousingWire | January 22, 2013
January 22, 2013 Real Estate Crowdfunding, Mortgage Rule: Compliance
Reuters | January 22, 2013
January 18, 2013 'Odd Couple' in U.S. House to Tackle Mortgage Finance
Bloomberg | January 17 2013
January 18, 2013 Mortgage Servicing: A Consumer Guide
The Washington Post | January 18, 2013
January 18, 2013 Real Estate's 100 Most Influential Leaders
Inman News | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 As Housing Market Improves, Jumbo Mortgages Return
CBS News | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Five Facts on the Housing Construction Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 What Did It Take to Get a Mortgage in 2012?
HousingWire | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Fannie, Freddie OK a Rarity: New Insurer of Home Loans
The Wall Street Journal | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Foreclosures Declined in 2012, Increases Expected in 2013
DSNews | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Bank of America, Citigroup Earnings Disappoint Investors
The Los Angeles Times | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 In Las Vegas’ Real Estate Market, Short Sales have Become the Norm
Las Vegas Sun News | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 US Housing Construction Surges in December to End Best Year Since 2008
The Washington Post | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Jobs and Housing Reports Show Resilience in Recovery
The New York Times | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Borrowers Get Some Legal Leverage in CFPB Servicing Rules
HousingWire | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 Analysis: More Americans Leave Parental Nest in Boost for Housing
Reuters | January 17, 2013
January 18, 2013 As Housing Market Improves, Jumbo Mortgages Return
CBS News | January 17, 2013
January 17, 2013 Volunteers Needed to Educate Members on Best Practice Implementation
January 17, 2013 IRS Simplifies Option for Claiming Home Office Deduction Starting in 2013
January 17, 2013 Mortgage Rates Mostly Flat
January 17, 2013 Fed Releases Latest Beige Book
January 17, 2013 Indiana-based Underwriter Voluntarily Suspends Issuing New Policies
January 17, 2013 Release and Cancellation: What’s at Stake for Settlement Agents?
Free TitleTopics Webinar | Thursday, January 24
January 17, 2013 Housing Inventory Ends Year Down 17%
The Wall Street Journal | January 16, 2013
January 17, 2013 The Docket: Pennsylvania Court Addresses Underwriter's Liability for Cancelled Agent
January 17, 2013 Banks Seek U.S. Help on Iran Cyberattacks
The Wall Street Journal | January 15, 2013
January 17, 2013 Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley to Pay $557 Million in Foreclosure Settlement
The New York Times | January 16, 2013
January 17, 2013 Toll Brothers Goes Condo
The Wall Street Journal | January 16, 2013
January 17, 2013 Housing Secretary Donovan to Stay on for Second Term
Reuters | January 16, 2013
January 17, 2013 As Housing Market Rebounds, Listing Prices Cut the Other Way
The Wall Street Journal | January 16, 2013
January 17, 2013 California's Housing Market Finishes 2012 on a High Note
Los Angeles Times | January 16, 2013
January 17, 2013 Fed Survey Finds Economy Expanding at Moderate Pace
The Washington Post | January 16, 2013
January 16, 2013 Home Prices Up the Most Since 2006
HousingWire | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 Mortgages Applications Over the Phone? They Could Be on the Way
AOL Real Estate | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 U.S. Mortgage Applications Rebound in Latest Week
CNBC | January 16, 2013
January 16, 2013 Freddie Mac: Unemployment to Edge Down in 2013, Interest Rates to Stay Low
Fox Business | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 How to Keep Your Mortgage Approval Approved
Realty Times | January 14, 2013
January 16, 2013 Appraisal Standards for Higher-Risk Mortgages Passed by FDIC
Bloomberg | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 Consumer Confidence Remains Resilient Due to Housing Improvement
HousingWire | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 JPMorgan Reports 53% Earnings Increase as Mortgage Fees Rise
Bloomberg | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 National Foreclosure Inventory Drops: LPS
HousingWire | January 14, 2013
January 16, 2013 Banks Say Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Oversight is Slow, Costly
San Jose Mercury News | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 Refinancing Away from the Government, with an FHA Blessing
HousingWire | January 15, 2013
January 16, 2013 Real World Consequences of an FHA Overhaul
HousingWire | January 15, 2013
January 15, 2013 ResWare Integrates With PACER Interface
January 15, 2013 Healthcare Tax Impacts Some Real Estate Transactions
January 15, 2013 Flu Season: Seven Steps to Prepare Your Business and Employees
January 15, 2013 Seven New Jurisdictions Offer E-recording Through Simplifile
January 15, 2013 Stewart Title Names Business Development Officer for Northern Colorado Division
January 15, 2013 First American Financial Sets Earnings Release Dates For 2013
January 15, 2013 Fidelity, Old Republic Announce Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2012 Conference Call
January 15, 2013 Obama and GOP Issue Challenges on the Debt Limit
The New York Times | January 14, 2013
January 15, 2013 Geithner Says Debt Limit Steps May Run Out by Mid-February
Bloomberg | January 15, 2013
January 15, 2013 Retirement Living: College Towns Lure Boomers
USA Today | January 14, 2013
January 15, 2013 City in Massachusetts Considers Eminent Domain To Address Foreclosures
Huffington Post | January 14, 2013
January 15, 2013 401(k) Breaches Undermining Retirement Security for Millions
The Wall Street Journal | January 14, 2013
January 15, 2013 California Broker Explains Short Sale Lease Back Program
DS News | January 15, 2013
January 15, 2013 The Rise and Fall of REO Sales
DS News | January 14, 2013
January 15, 2013 CoreLogic: Home Prices Will Jump 6% In 2013
Business Insider | January 15, 2013
January 15, 2013 National Foreclosure Inventory Drops: LPS
HousingWire | January 13, 2013
January 15, 2013 Open House Etiquette
The Wall Street Journal | January 14, 2013
January 15, 2013 Indianapolis Real Estate Broker Faces Possible Suspension of State License
Indianapolis Star | January 15, 2013
January 14, 2013 Mortgages Make Metacapital No. 1
The Washington Post | January 12, 2012
January 14, 2013 Chinese, the New Florida Snowbirds
Toronto Star | January 10, 2013
January 14, 2013 Ohio Offers Temporary MLO License for Out-of-State Originators
HousingWire | January 11, 2013
January 14, 2013 30% of U.S. Homeowners Are Mortgage-Free, Zillow Says
AOL Real Estate | January 10, 2013
January 14, 2013 Website Tracks Latest Banking Cyber Attacks to Botnet
Government Security News | January 11, 2013
January 14, 2013 ‘Cliff’ Deal’s Housing Bonus, and Some Minuses
The Seattle Times | January 11, 2013
January 14, 2013 CMBS Delinquency Rate Falls for 7 Straight Months: Fitch
DS News | January 11, 2013
January 14, 2013 Freddie Mac: Employment Gains Push Mortgage Rates Up
The Motley Fool | January 13, 2013
January 11, 2013 Ten Questions on the New Mortgage Rules
The Wall Street Journal | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 Home Builders Wary of New Lending Rules
The Wall Street Journal | January 11, 2013
January 11, 2013 Same-sex Marriages Create New Questions in Property Laws
The Washington Post | January 4, 2013
January 11, 2013 Mortgage Rates Rise; 30-year Fixed Rate Reaches Eight-week High
The Washington Post | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 Can I Buy Your House, Pretty Please?
The Wall Street Journal | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 U.S. Women Gain in Real Estate With Long Way to Go
Bloomberg | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 2012 a Banner Year for Housing Affordability, Industry Group Says
Los Angeles Times | January 9, 2013
January 11, 2013 New Target in Finger-Pointing Over Housing Bubble
The New York Times | January 9, 2013
January 11, 2013 Real Estate Watch: How to Win a Bidding War on a House
San Jose Mercury News | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 Housing Rebound May Drive Year of the Truck for Detroit
Bloomberg | January 11, 2012
January 11, 2013 Picasso-Backed Home Loans
The Wall Street Journal | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan Talks About Outlook for Housing Market
The Washington Post | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 6 Real Estate Apps for Finding a New Home
AOL Real Estate | January 10, 2013
January 11, 2013 NAR: Housing Affordability to Reach New High in 2012
DSNews | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 CFPB Targets September for Release of Mortgage Disclosure Rule
January 10, 2013 Rhode Island-based Title Agency to Offer Consumer Portal
January 10, 2013 CFPB Issues Qualified Mortgage, Ability-to-Repay Rule
January 10, 2013 Title Company Agrees to Settlement Over Use of Web-based Order Platform
January 10, 2013 Michigan-based Title Agency Expands Footprint With Acquisition
January 10, 2013 Quicken Loans Experiences Record Home Loan Volume in 2012
January 10, 2013 RedVision Hires Regional Sales Director for Southeast Region
January 10, 2013 PRIA Approves White Paper on E-Recording Portals
January 10, 2013 Special Report: The Latest Foreclosure Horror: The Zombie Title
Reuters | January 10, 2013
January 10, 2013 New Rules Aim to Make Mortgages Safer
CNN Money | January 10, 2013
January 10, 2013 Why the CFPB’s New Mortgage Rule Matters
The Washington Post | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 Alabama Closing Attorney to Plead Guilty in $1M Mortgage Loan Scheme
January 10, 2013 Head of Fla. Foreclosure Mill Firm Agrees to Shut Down Law Practice
ABA Journal | January 7, 2013
January 10, 2013 Americans Get Moving Amid Torpid Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 Markets Hub: Housing Outlook: Stability, Affordability
The Wall Street Journal | January 8, 2013
January 10, 2013 Oregon Supreme Court Hears Precedential MERS Case
Statesman Journal | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 How Big Is Wall Street's Housing Bet? Pretty Big
CNBC | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 FHA's Financial Woes Add Momentum to Housing Finance Overhaul
Delaware Online | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 Obama Selects White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew to Head Treasury
The Washington Post | January 9, 2013
January 10, 2013 Judge Rules Pennsylvania Home Sellers Don’t Have to Disclose ‘Psychological Defects’ of House
Pittsburgh Tribune Review | January 5, 2013
January 10, 2013 How New Federal Rules Will Help Align Housing and Transportation Policy
U.S.News & World Report | January 9, 2013
January 9, 2013 U.S. Census, HUD Release American Housing Survey
Realtor Mag | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Fannie, Freddie Short Sales Hit Record High
Inman News | January 7, 2013
January 9, 2013 Luxury Home Sales Soared in Final Months of 2012
CNN Money | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Montgomery Co. Files Suit Against Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
The Baltimore Sun | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Mortgage Applications Rebound in Latest Week
CNBC | January 9, 2013
January 9, 2013 20 Cities Where Foreclosure Home Sales Should Rise in 2013
AOL Real Estate | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Mistakes When Purchasing Real Estate Abroad
U.S. News & World Report | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Real Estate Is Far From a Free Market, Report Says
The Wall Street Journal | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Fitch: Final QM Rule to Shape Future Market
DS News | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 How the Opaque Mortgage Industry Hurts Consumers
U.S.News & World Report | January 8, 2013
January 9, 2013 Here's Why the Fannie Mae Settlement Will Boost Bank of America
The Motley Fool | January 8, 2013
January 8, 2013 More Consumers Flocking to Web for Real Estate Searches
January 8, 2013 Key Provisions of ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal Impacting Real Estate
January 8, 2013 Vendor Management Company to Close
January 8, 2013 Real Estate Searches Up 253%
Realtor Mag | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Clear Capital: Price Recovery in Most Housing Markets Will Slow Down
HousingWire | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Mortgage Settlements Not Likely To Move Housing Market
Forbes | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Commercial Mortgage Bond Demand Spurs Borrower's Market
The Wall Street Journal | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Detroit-based Title Company to Hire Almost 400 Team Members Nationwide
January 8, 2013 Linear Title Capitalizes on Automatic Wire Submission with ResWare
January 8, 2013 How The New Higher Tax Rates Will Affect Luxury Housing
Forbes | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Mortgage Settlements Not Likely To Move Housing Market
Forbes | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Major Banks Reach $8.5 Billion Mortgage Settlement
The Washington Post | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Settlements Help BofA Turn Page on Mortgages
The Washington Post | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 How The New Higher Tax Rates Will Affect Luxury Housing
Forbes | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Housing Market Continues Expansion
The Hill | January 7, 2013
January 8, 2013 Settlement Company Plans to Hire 100 in Colorado Market
January 8, 2013 Real Estate Matters: Here’s What You Can Do Now if You Plan to Buy a House This Year
The Washington Post | January 8, 2013
January 7, 2013 Banks Win 4-Year Delay as Basel Liquidity Rule Loosened
Bloomberg | January 7, 2013
January 7, 2013 Cheap Money Era That Saved U.S. Housing Seen Bottoming
Bloomberg | January 7 2013
January 7, 2013 Good News About Real Estate: Home Equity is Growing Again
The Los Angeles Times | January 6, 2013
January 7, 2013 Inventory Takes Center Stage as Foreclosures Fade
The Wall Street Journal | January 4, 2013
January 7, 2013 4506-T Electronic Signatures Begin
HousingWire | January 4, 2013
January 7, 2013 Bank of America to Pay $3.6 Billion to Fannie Mae to Settle Mortgage Claims
Reuters | January | 7, 2013
January 7, 2013 PNC Online Banking Websites Apparently Hit by Cyber Attack; 5 Million Customers Notified
Newsnet5 | January 4, 2013
January 7, 2013 Housing Back in IPO Fold
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2013
January 7, 2013 Money Watch: How Risky is a FHA Reverse Mortgage?
USA Today | January 5, 2013
January 7, 2013 Housing a Sweet Spot for U.S. Economy as Recovery Expands
Bloomberg | January 4, 2013
January 7, 2013 Reverse-Mortgage Suit Against HUD Revived on Appeal
Bloomberg | January 6, 2013
January 4, 2013 Mortgage Industry Braces for Seven New CFPB Rules
HousingWire | January 2, 2013
January 4, 2013 House Committee Chairs Blast CFPB's 'Virtually Limitless Power'
Mortgage Daily News | January 3, 2013
January 4, 2013 America's 5 Least Affordable Housing Markets
AOL Real Estate | January 3, 2013
January 4, 2013 Housing a Sweet Spot for U.S. Economy as Recovery Expands
Bloomberg | January 4, 2012
January 4, 2013 Generation Y Values Amenities Over Square Footage
HousingWire | January 2, 2013
January 4, 2013 Houston Brokerage Backs Trade Group Focused on Hispanic Market
Inman News | January 3, 2013
January 4, 2013 Wall Street Foresees Housing Gains in 2013
MSN Money | January 3, 2013
January 4, 2013 Demonized CFPB: Not the Ogre It’s Made Out to Be
Politico | January 3, 2013
January 4, 2013 2012's Top Turnaround Housing Markets: Las Vegas and Seattle
Forbes | January 3, 2013
January 4, 2013 Banking: 2013 will be All About Togetherness
San Francisco Business Times | January 4, 2013
January 4, 2013 From Pet Spas To Digital Brokerages, The Most Unusual Housing Trends To Track In 2013
Forbes | January 3, 2013
January 3, 2013 Giving Thanks for My ALTA Membership
January 3, 2013 PRIA Board Approves ‘Recording Jurisdiction Identifiers’ Paper
January 3, 2013 2012 TIPAC Contributors
January 3, 2013 North Dakota-based Title Company Acquires Montana Operation
January 3, 2013 North American Title Names Texas State Agency Manager
January 3, 2013 Title Insurance Servicing Company Adds to Alabama Team
January 3, 2013 Special Member Update: ALTA Releases Full Title Insurance and Settlement Company Best Practices
American Land title Association | January 2, 2013
January 3, 2013 Mortgage Applications Decrease in Final Two Weeks of the Year
January 3, 2013 Housing Industry Skates Through Cliff Deal
The Wall Street Journal | January 2, 2013
January 3, 2013 Deductions Limits Will Affect Many
The Wall Street Journal | January 2, 2013
January 3, 2013 2013 Brought New Tax for Some Real-Estate Investors
The Wall Street Journal | January 2, 2013
January 3, 2013 Why the Housing Market Can't Move On Without More First-Time Homebuyers
U.S. News and World Report | January 2, 2012
January 3, 2013 REITs Gained in 2012 on Economy, Housing
The Wall Street Journal | January 1, 2013
January 3, 2013 Veros: Housing Market in Full Recovery Mode
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | January 3, 2013
January 3, 2013 Analysts: FHA Will Avoid AARP Wrath and Keep Reverse Mortgages
Reverse Mortgage Daily | January 1, 2013
January 3, 2013 Housing Lobby’s Win Costing U.S. $600 Billion: Mortgages
Bloomberg | January 3, 2013
January 3, 2013 U.S. Housing Market 2013: New Trends and Challenges
Global Property Guide | January 2, 2013
January 3, 2013 To Thwart Hackers, Firms Salting Their Servers With Fake Data
The Washington Post | January 2, 2013
January 2, 2013 10 Biggest Banking Scandals Of 2012
Forbes | December 27, 2012
January 2, 2013 Congress Passes Cliff Deal; Debt Ceiling Still Looms
The Wall Street Journal | January 1, 2013
January 2, 2013 High Earners Facing First Major Tax Increase in Years
The Wall Street Journal | January 1, 2013
January 2, 2013 Home Builder PulteGroup Tops 2012 Stock Winners List
USA Today | December 31, 2012
January 2, 2013 Small Housing Inventory May Push Rental Demand for Years
HousingWire | December 31, 2012
January 2, 2013 Qualified Mortgage Rule may Come in Early January
HousingWire | December 31, 2012
January 2, 2013 Housing to Software Fueling Western U.S. Jobs Rebound
Bloomberg | December 31, 2012


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