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Category: Report Data point: How mortgages change before origination
Category: Report Integrated Mortgage Disclosures Under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (Regulation X) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z) Rule Assessment
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights, Issue No. 22 (Summer 2020)
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Proposed Rule on Escrow Exemptions for Certain High-Priced Mortgage Loans
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Interim Final Rule on Loss Mitigation Options for Homeowners Recovering from Pandemic-Related Financial Hardships
Category: Press release CFPB Takes Steps to Facilitate LIBOR Transition
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Settles with Specialized Loan Servicing, LLC
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Outlines Mortgage Loan Transfer Process to Prevent Consumer Harm
Category: Press release CFPB and FHFA Announce Borrower Protection Program
Category: Press release Federal Agencies Encourage Mortgage Servicers to Work with Struggling Homeowners Affected by COVID-19
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights, Issue No. 21 (Winter 2020)
Category: Report Data point: Servicer size in the mortgage market
Category: Press release CFPB Releases New Report Exploring Differences between Large and Small Mortgage Servicers
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Interpretitive Rule on Screening and Training Requirements for Mortgage Loan Originators
Category: Blog Estafas de cierre de hipotecas: cómo protegerse usted y resguardar su dinero
Category: Blog Mortgage Closing Scams: How to protect yourself and your closing funds
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Settles with BSI Financial Services
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights, Issue No. 18 (Winter 2019)
Category: Report 2013 RESPA Servicing Rule Assessment Report
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Publishes Assessments of Ability-to-Repay and Mortgage Servicing Rules
Category: Press release Agencies Announce Dollar Thresholds in Regulations Z and M for Exempt Consumer Credit and Lease Transactions
Category: Report Technical Reports: National Survey of Mortgage Originations and National Mortgage Database
Category: Press release Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Releases Latest Supervisory Highlights
Category: Press release Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Finalizes Amendment to "Know Before You Owe" Mortgage Disclosure Rule
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Final Rule To Help Mortgage Servicers Communicate With Certain Borrowers Facing Bankruptcy
Category: Blog eClosing and buying a home: Technology’s role in closing on a mortgage
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Interim Final Rule To Help Mortgage Servicers Communicate With Certain Borrowers At Risk Of Foreclosure
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Summer 2018
Category: Press release CFPB Finalizes Updates to "Know Before You Owe" Mortgage Disclosure
Category: Blog We are seeking comment on our plan for assessing the mortgage servicing rule
Category: Report Diversity and Inclusion in the Mortgage Industry: Readout from an opening roundtable
Category: Press release CFPB Releases Report Outlining Strategies for Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in the Mortgage Industry
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Spring 2017
Category: Press release CFPB Supervision Finds Some Student Loan and Mortgage Servicers Illegally Fail to Provide Protections to Borrowers
Category: Press release CFPB Sues Ocwen for Failing Borrowers Throughout Mortgage Servicing Process
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Ocwen Enforcement Action Press Call
Category: Press release CFPB Orders Citi Subsidiaries to Pay $28.8 Million for Giving the Runaround to Borrowers Trying to Save Their Homes
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Mortgage Bankers Association
Category: Blog We’ve updated our mortgage servicing rules to provide greater protections for mortgage borrowers and other homeowners
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Expands Foreclosure Protections
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposes Updates To “Know Before You Owe” Mortgage Disclosure Rule
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights Mortgage Servicing Special Edition
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Supervision Finds Mortgage Servicers' Ongoing Technology Failures and Process Breakdowns Trigger Rule Violations
Category: Report Testing of Bankruptcy Periodic Statement Forms for Mortgage Servicing
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Monthly Complaint Snapshot Examines Mortgage Complaints
Category: Blog Fall 2015 rulemaking agenda
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Fall 2015
Category: Press release CFPB Recovers $107 Million in Relief for More Than 238,000 Consumers Through Supervisory Actions
Category: Press release CFPB Provides Guidance About Marketing Services Agreements
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: New mortgage disclosures, new rule
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: Closing Disclosure
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: Loan Estimate
Category: Press release CFPB Monthly Complaint Snapshot Spotlights Mortgage Complaints
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: Making the mortgage process easier for you
Category: Press release CFPB Releases New Tools as Part of Know Before You Owe Mortgage Initiative
Category: Press release Press Kit for the Know Before You Owe Mortgage Disclosure Rule
Category: Report Leveraging technology to empower mortgage consumers at closing
Category: Blog Live from CFPB: Forum on Know Before You Owe eClosing pilot
Category: Blog Three things to do before closing: What we learned from studying eClosing
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the CFPB Forum on eClosings
Category: Press release CFPB Takes Action Against Mortgage Company for Blocking Consumers’ Attempts to Save Their Homes
Category: Blog The Know Before You Owe mortgage rule will take effect October 3, 2015
Category: Blog Save the date, Know Before You Owe Forum on eClosing
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Summer 2015
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: You’ll get 3 days to review your mortgage closing documents
Category: Blog Spring 2015 rulemaking agenda
Category: Press release CFPB and Federal Trade Commission Take Action Against Green Tree Servicing for Mistreating Borrowers Trying to Save Their Homes
Category: Report Consumers’ mortgage shopping experience
Category: Blog Proposed changes to our Mortgage Servicing Rules: New protections for surviving family members and other homeowners
Category: Press release CFPB Proposes Expanded Foreclosure Protections
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Fall 2014
Category: Press release CFPB Supervision Report Highlights Risky Practices in Student Loan Servicing
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Flagstar Enforcement Action Press Call
Category: Press release CFPB Takes Action Against Flagstar Bank for Violating New Mortgage Servicing Rules
Category: Blog Updated mortgage data available
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Mortgage EClosing Pilot Participants
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Bulletin to Prevent Runarounds in Mortgage Servicing Transfers
Category: Blog We’re training housing counselors on the new mortgage servicing rules
Category: Press release CFPB, Federal Partners, and State Attorneys General File Order Requiring SunTrust to Provide $540 Million in Relief to Homeowners for Servicing Wrongs
Category: Blog Take more control over the mortgage closing process with technology
Category: Blog Live from Washington, D.C.
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Mortgage Closing Forum
Category: Press release CFPB Report Highlights Pain Points for Consumers in Mortgage Closing Process
Category: Report Mortgage closings today
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Winter 2013
Category: Press release CFPB Commends HUD’s Action to Improve Mortgage Closing Process
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: Just one example of our approach to policy-making
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: preparing to finalize the new mortgage disclosure forms
Category: Blog Explainer: How the final TILA-RESPA rule differs from the proposal
Category: Blog A final rule that makes mortgage disclosure better for consumers
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Summer 2013
Category: Press release CFPB Releases Second Update of Exam Procedures for Mortgage Rules
Category: Press release CFPB Finalizes April Clarifications to Mortgage Rules
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Proposed Modifications to Mortgage Rules
Category: Speech Remarks of Deputy Director Steve Antonakes at the GMU Attorneys General Education Program
Category: Press release CFPB Lays Out Implementation Plan for New Mortgage Rules
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Warns Mortgage Servicers About Legal Protections for Consumers When Transferring Loans
Category: Press release CFPB Rules Establish Strong Protections for Homeowners Facing Foreclosure
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Finds Private Student Loan Borrowers Face Roadblocks to Repayment
Category: Blog More time for comments on proposed changes to the definition of the finance charge