The government's plans to proceed with a bulk sales program of foreclosure properties is creating an outcry among many in the real estate industry.
Proposed changes to the role and timing of economic impact analyses during the process of designating critical habitat for an endangered species may have unintended economic impacts on adjacent communities.
NAR submitted comments on a small part of the 1,100 page RESPA/TILA harmonization regulatory proposal seeking to change the annual percentage rate or APR calculation.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency on Tuesday announced measures to make short sales of underwater homes easier for homeowners, including extending help to people who have financial difficulties but haven’t missed mortgage payments.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will be issuing new guidelines to enhance and streamline the short sale process.
The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a proposed rule covering a number of mortgage servicing topics.
Republicans writing their party platform for their upcoming 2012 convention in Tampa next week inserted language specifying their support for the mortgage interest deduction.
REALTOR magazine describes the devotion from two real estate professionals and others who are delegates to the Republican National Convention to push through language in their party’s platform that explicitly calls for protecting the mortgage interest deduction.
The Young Professionals Network of the Greater Nashville Association of REALTORS® proves that the industry’s youngest members are not just about light-hearted happy hours: They can take on serious issues, raise serious funds, and throw a seriously great party!
Borrowers who faced foreclosure in 2009 or 2010 may be eligible for a free independent review of their foreclosures and they now have until Dec. 31, 2012, to make a request for that review.