The new integrated mortgage disclosure requirements go live on August 1st, and the industry is quickly learning just how complex and confusing the new requirements are. Join us on May 15, 2015 for an in-depth session with Benjamin Olson, former CFPB official who led the TRID Rule-making and now with Buckley Sandler LLP who will walk you through all of the hard issues you need to understand to close loans once the TRID rule takes effect. Read More
ALTA's Federal Conference and Lobby Day is the land title insurance and settlement company industry's premiere event for industry advocacy and education. During this three day conference attendees hear from experts in the housing industry about federal legislation and regulation that affects their business. Additionally, attendees meet with more than 250 congressional offices to discuss issues that impact their businesses the most. Read More
“Nearly every part of the real estate process has been transformed by technology except for home financing. Getting a mortgage is still manual, frustrating and confusing,” said Nick Stamos, CEO and founder of Sindeo..
Legacy insurers are headed toward solid ground, with some experiencing their first full year of profitability since the housing crash. New entrants, meanwhile, are raising capital, entering the fray and gaining market share. Read More
First, I’m not suggesting totally yanking FICO or Vantage Scores or anything like that. What I am recommending is the adoption of other models that would equally, or even more effectively, determine who can repay a loan. Read More