Public comments are due by COB Friday, November 14, 2014.
Topics: Clean Water Act
The purpose of this fact sheet and suggested voluntary guidelines is to increase real estate professionals’ awareness, knowledge, and understanding of the potential money laundering risks surrounding real estate and enable them to identify practical measures to mitigate the risks.
HUD Secretary Julian Castro to close Credit Access Symposium with keynote address.
Topics: Credit Policy
Applications are being accepted for 2016 AEC Key Liaison appointments to serve on key NAR committees and to fill two of four AE spots on the 2016 NAR Board of Directors.
Congratulations to Mike Theo, CAE, the newly appointed Association Executives Committee 2016 vice chair-elect.
On Thursday, March 26, 2015 The House Financial Services Committee passed H.R. 685, “The Mortgage Choice Act” with bipartisan support after an intense effort by NAR and coalition partners.
Topics: Qualified Mortgage
On Wednesday, March 25, 2015, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet held a hearing entitled “Protecting American Innovators and Job Creators from Abusive Patent Litigation.”
Topics: Patent Litigation Reform
On Wednesday, March 25, 2015, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade approved a discussion draft bill entitled “The Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015.”
Topics: Data Privacy and Security
On March 26, 2015, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) published Mortgagee Letter 2015-08, Electronic Appraisal Delivery (EAD) Portal for FHA-Insured Single Family Mortgages.
At an open meeting on March 25, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved a proposal that will finalize the bulk of the rulemaking left to the agency to create the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act of 2012.