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Washington Report

The Washington Report covers legislative and regulatory policy activities, and is compiled by NAR's Government Affairs policy staff. To receive this content via email, subscribe to NAR's Weekly Report newsletter and check the "legislative & regulatory issues" box.

April 28, 2015
On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Maryland Attorney General took action against the participants in a mortgage-kickback scheme. The CFPB alleged that the Maryland-based title company’s executives and loan officers traded cash and marketing services in exchange for mortgage referrals. Under proposed consent orders filed today, if entered by the court, five of the six defendants would be banned from the mortgage industry and required to pay a total of $662,500 in redress and penalties.
April 27, 2015
On Tuesday, May 26 at 2 p.m. EDT the CFPB and Federal Reserve will host a 60 minute webinar to answer some frequently asked questions about the RESPA/TILA Integrated Disclosure rule (TRID).
April 24, 2015
On Tuesday, April 21, the House of Representative passed S.535, the "Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015."
April 24, 2015
On April 21, 2015, six federal agencies released a joint final rule on minimum requirements for appraisal management companies.
April 24, 2015
NAR submitted a comment letter this week addressing many issues in dealing with privacy challenges in using UAS technology in real estate.

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