The DOJ will sue the ratings agency over ratings it gave risky mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis
The chairman of the House Financial Services Committee says that a recent court ruling means the CFPB will have to comply with executive orders limiting its rule-making ability
Bank of America isn't liable for allegedly concealing a multibillion-dollar lawsuit that caused its stock to plunge by 20% in a day, a federal court says
The head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency said Sunday that private lenders aren’t ready to replace Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Rising mortgage debt is threatening the retirement security of millions of senior citizens, according to a new report
Legislation regarding how mortgage lenders communicate with their customers has always been fairly heavy. But how much freedom should individual lenders have in sharing content?
A Pennsylvania man has been accused of masterminding a $3 million Ponzi scheme that bilked at least 25 homeowners out of their mortgages and also duped real estate investors
April housing starts and building permits came in better than expected, and interest rates took a tumble this week as investors realized that the US, EU and China economies aren't growing much. All this and more in today's rate snapshot