• Hensarling blasts FHA premium reduction by Ryan Smith

    Many in the real estate industry were enthusiastic about the recent announcement that the FHA would cut mortgage insurance premiums. But the chair of the House Financial Services Committee calls the move a “cynical” attempt to “play politics” with the agency

  • Wells Fargo to change sales practices as internal probe continues by Ryan Smith

    Following last year’s unauthorized-account scandal, Wells Fargo has announced it will overhaul the high-pressure sales practices employees said encouraged fraud. Meanwhile, an internal investigation of those practices has brought the bank to a near standstill

  • Former publisher charged in $10 million mortgage fraud scheme by Anna Sobrevinas

    Florida real estate agent and former newspaper publisher is charged with $10 million mortgage fraud conspiracy


Should CFPB have more supervision over credit agencies?