White House absolutely wrong to threaten veto of TRID bill

White House absolutely wrong to threaten veto of TRID bill

A weakened administration looks to flex itself for no good reason

White House threatens to veto TRID grace period bill

Calls hold harmless period ‘unnecessary delay’

Mortgage applications skyrocket more than 25%

Big pre-TRID rush boosted final week of September

Articles by Jacob Gaffney

WATCH: Hollywood's A-list brings subprime to the silver screen

Brad Pitt. Steve Carell. Christian Bale. Ryan Gosling. The Big Short
Flashback to the 2008 timeframe where the subprime debacle was just taking hold. Enter into that cast of characters who bet against the big banks, and potentially, the American economy to get rich while the Empire crumbled. Add in a couple of Hollywood A-listers and you get The Big Short movie, based on the book by Michael Lewis.
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From HW Magazine

Freddie Mac rising

With Donald Layton at the helm, Freddie Mac surges into new territory
Layton has over 35 years of experience in financial services and as a corporate leader. He worked for nearly 30 years at JPMorgan Chase and its predecessors, starting as a trainee and rising to vice chairman and member of the three-person Office of the Chairman, retiring in 2004.
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This is exactly why title clearing is so underappreciated

Reddit real estate fiasco easily avoided
A property investor took to Reddit for advice when their latest deal took a turn for the worst. They ask: "Whose fault is it if I find out there's a $5k lien 1 day before closing?" Well, if you'd used title clearing services, you wouldn't be in this position in the first place. Read on to see how it plays out.
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Judge orders massive release of Fannie, Freddie conservatorship docs

Bove: Should eventually give shareholders their ownership rights back
Will the public finally know if the Treasury took over Fannie and Freddie, despite the secondary mortgage market firms being adequately capitalized? Investors have long argued this is so, and that the controversial Third Amendment Sweep is illegal. Now, a federal judge is siding with them.
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