With tax reform out of the way, Congress needs to make housing-finance reform a top priority, mortgage executives say
The examination comes amid a legal dispute for the bureau’s leadership
Overall distressed home sales have fallen to pre-bubble levels; but for some states, REO and short sales still make up more than 20% of their total sales.
Executives can be divided into five categories, requiring different methods of persuasion.
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Two U.S. Congress members have requested the GAO look into the risks posed by nonbank mortgage companies, noting the firms are not regulated as strictly as banks.
The nation’s largest servicer of subprime mortgages may have denied struggling borrowers the chance to fix loan problems and avoid foreclosures, according to New York regulators.
Despite recent efforts made by officials to ease uncertainties among lenders, the industry still has a lot to do before credit begins to expand.