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    On track for rate hike in December

    The employment report increased by what some economist are saying is a “solid” number considering the unemployment level hitting its lowest point since 2007. However, the report is not without its critics, who say that while a December rate hike is still probable, the unemployment number is not as great as it looks.

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December/January 2017

What will the mortgage industry look like with a new sheriff in town?

While other state and federal regulatory bodies overlap in their regulation of the mortgage industry, the very particular consumer focus of the CFPB is not duplicated by any other body. Will deregulation mean a return to the Wild West lending atmosphere that led to the financial crisis? What happens next? We asked John Socknat, partner at Ballard Spahr, to weigh in on what mortgage lenders and servicers can expect from a Trump administration.

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