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
Online marketing is crucial for originators, but if done incorrectly they can be written off as "sleazy salespeople"
The incidence of mortgage fraud has seen an upswing, but remains low compared to the height of the financial crisis
A Connecticut originator has been fined US $1.2m for submitting loan applications with fraudulent borrower information
The CFPB is working with state regulators to ensure they properly enforce new industry rules
As a result of a shifting market conditions, more mortgage companies are discovering that retaining servicing on mortgage loans results in a steady stream of income as well as a sustained book of business.
Two law firms have joined to file a class action lawsuit against the U.S. government, alleging the government violated the Fifth Amendment when it took Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into conservatorship in 2008.