Industry Resource Directory_id424 id1496
Content Category: MortgageOrb
Data And Analytics: Helping Real Estate Investors Pinpoint Opportunities
by Patrick Barnard on 29 Jul 2015 print the content item
A recent study from real estate data and analytics firm HouseCanary shows that baby boomers drove most of the growth in the single-family housing [read more]
The CFPB's Consumer Complaint Narratives: How Damaging Are They?
by Nora Caley on 21 Jul 2015 print the content item
When the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced last year that it would be publishing consumer complaint narratives on its website, mortgage industry professionals decried [read more]
Recent SCOTUS Decision On Disparate Impact A Win For Lenders?
by Patrick Barnard on 15 Jul 2015 print the content item
The mortgage banking industry initially let out a collective gasp of horror when, last month, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a circuit court's ruling that [read more]
TRID: New Deadline, Same Fears And Anxieties
by Patrick Barnard on 08 Jul 2015 print the content item
Although mortgage professionals applaud the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) recent decision to delay implementation of the new TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rules from Aug. [read more]
Mortgage Compliance Puts New Focus On Vendor Customer Support
Volume 2 | Issue 49 | December 18, 2013
by Mark Mackey on 17 Dec 2013 print the content item
At the beginning of this year, our company predicted that 2013 would be the "Year of Docs," and our prediction has proven correct. With the [read more]
Despite Rising Property Values, Eminent Domain Plans Still On The Table
Volume 2 | Issue 48 | December 11, 2013
by Nora Caley on 10 Dec 2013 print the content item
Although the rate of underwater mortgages has decreased significantly in the past year due to rising property values, politicians, research analysts, investment professionals and others [read more]
REO-To-Rental Securitizations: Wacky Idea Or Sound Investment?
Volume 2 | Issue 47 | December 4, 2013
by Nora Caley on 03 Dec 2013 print the content item
As former homeowners become renters in droves, corporate landlords and large investors are finding a new way to cash in on the trend. While most [read more]
FHFA Takes Action On Lender-Placed Insurance - But Is It Enough?
Volume 2 | Issue 46 | November 27, 2013
by Nora Caley on 26 Nov 2013 print the content item
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is taking action to resolve issues surrounding lender-placed insurance (LPI) by directing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to prohibit [read more]
Banks Moving Away From Pre-Approvals
Volume 2 | Issue 45 | November 20, 2013
by Nora Caley on 19 Nov 2013 print the content item
Banks are abandoning the use of pre-approvals as a step in mortgage originations. As competition among lenders has dwindled, there is less need for banks [read more]
MBA's Transformation 'Far More Than A Marketing Effort'
Volume 2 | Issue 44 | November 13, 2013
by Patrick Barnard on 12 Nov 2013 print the content item
As the mortgage banking industry continues to be reshaped by legislative, regulatory and economic factors, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), which is celebrating its 100th [read more]
Go to page  [1] 2 3 ... 9 10 11