The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) today announced the availability of data on mortgage lending transactions at 5,852 U.S. financial institutions covered by the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA).
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Finalizes Amendment to "Know Before You Owe" Mortgage Disclosure Rule
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CFPB Supervision Finds Some Student Loan and Mortgage Servicers Illegally Fail to Provide Protections to Borrowers
Bureau Recovered $6.1 Million for 16,000 Consumers Harmed By Auto Loan Originators
Real Estate Brokers and Mortgage Servicer That Took Kickbacks from Prospect Also Ordered to Pay $495,000
Three Companies Cited For Falsely Claiming Consumers Could Not Lose Their Homes
New Forms Improve Consumer Understanding, Aid Comparison Shopping, and Help Prevent Surprises Washington, D.C. – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is issuing a rule today requiring easier-to-use mortgage disclosure forms that clearly lay out the terms of a mortgage for a homebuyer. The new “Know Before You Owe” mortgage forms will replace the existing […]
In a bulletin, the CFPB states that, consistent with the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 (SAFE Act), a state may grant a transitional loan originator license to an individual who holds a valid loan originator license from another state.