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.
On May 14, 2015, NAR urged the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to implement a grace period for those seeking to comply in good faith with new rules for loan closing procedures and settlement documents.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has begun to issue waivers for some drone operators to legally and commercially operate.
Since 2011, when Republicans won a majority in the U.S. House, regulatory reform has been a key plank of the legislative agenda.
On Friday, May 15, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) released a notice to clarify requirements for lenders when preparing mortgage transaction documents needed for FHA’s insurance endorsement.
On May 21, 2015, the U.S. Senate Banking Committee held a "mark-up" to debate and vote on the "Financial Regulatory Improvement Act of 2015," legislation aimed at removing some regulatory barriers that are currently restricting credit availability for many Americans.
Topics: Credit Policy
NAR's Board of Directors approved the funding request recommendations made by the Legal Action Committee for two cases, both involving patent infringement lawsuits.
The NAR Board of Directors approved a system which will give brokers a single place to input listing data for distribution on multiple sites.
Topics: Realtors Property Resource®
Beware of scammers posing as title company representatives. Fraudulent communications may appear authentic due to info collected from hacked emails.