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NAR Comments on RESPA/TILA

October 31, 2014: 

On Wednesday October 29, 2014 NAR submitted comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) on changes to the Real Estate Settlment Procedures Act (RESPA) and the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) rule. CFPB has proposed giving lenders a full day to redisclouse the loan estimate when the loan is locked in.

NAR Legislative and Regulatory Year in Review

October 27, 2014: 

The 2014 NAR Legislative and Regulatory Year in Review document gives you a quick overview of the issues NAR tackled in 2014.

Regulators Propose Tweaks to Flood Rules

October 24, 2014: 

Regulators released a joint proposed rule today that would require lenders to escrow flood insurance payments and eliminate mandatory insurance requirements for structures that are detached from a primary residence.

Realtors® Say QRM Rule Will Provide Clarity in Housing Finance Market, Benefit Consumers

October 21, 2014: 

NAR applauds the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for finalizing the Qualified Residential Mortgage rule today.

QRM Mortgage Rule Could Ease Credit for Consumers

October 21, 2014: 

The mortgage financing environment for households could improve as a result of QRM rules requiring no down payment, as NAR sought.

NAR Meets With FAA on UAVs

October 17, 2014: 

NAR recently met with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials to discuss NAR's concerns and perspectives regarding the upcoming proposed rulemaking to regulate small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).

NAR Supports Efforts To Improve Credit Liquidity

October 17, 2014: 

On Oct. 13, 2014, NAR submitted comments on the Federal Housing Finance Agencies proposal to create a Single Security that could be guaranteed by either Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac (the government-sponsored enterprises or GSEs).

FY 2015 Rural Housing Funds

October 17, 2014: 

Funding for Rural Development’s Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan program is now available for fiscal year (FY) 2015.

FHA Letter on Note Sales

October 17, 2014: 

On Oct. 16, 2014, President Steve Brown sent a letter to FHA Commissioner Carol Galante in response to member concerns about the Single Family Note Sales Program (SFLS).

Getting Out the REALTOR® Vote

October 13, 2014: 

President Steve Brown and NAR staff talk about the 2014 midterm elections, NAR supported candidates, and elections important to the future of the industry.

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