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Sherry Riano on new mortgage and closing regulations
Are you ready for changing mortgage industry regulations? This is a commission-critical issue for many agents -- so don'...
Aug 17, 2015 by Tim & Julie Harris
Aerial imaging firm secures drone exemption
More agents are utilizing aerial images and videos captured by unmanned aerial systems (UAS) -- drones -- to better mark...
Aug 4, 2015 by Erik Pisor
TRID changes: Realtors should expect longer closings, walk-through tweaks
While the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) may have thrown the real estate industry a bone by extending the e...
Jul 28, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
HUD rule aims to put the ‘fair’ back into Fair Housing Act
Despite four decades of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) working to promote fair housing and equal ...
Jul 27, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
Webcam notarization service offers global, remote closings
For about the last 15 years, the real estate industry has been waiting for the legalization of electronic commerce and e...
Jul 21, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
Beverly Hills Realtors fight for the right to post open house signage
In Beverly Hills, maintaining a home's beauty and class is of the utmost importance. That's why the city has strict regu...
Jul 21, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
6 factors separating independent contractors from employees
What truly constitutes an independent contractor? That question has been a recent hot topic, with Uber and other sharing...
Jul 21, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
Chicago's 9 percent cloud tax will include real estate listings, prices
On June 9, the city of Chicago released a tax expansion ruling to include streaming and cloud-based data in its 9 percen...
Jul 20, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
Could Antonakes' resignation be sign of change to come at CFPB?
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Deputy Director Steven Antonakes on Thursday announced he will resign from h...
Jul 17, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
Are your advertising agreements setting off red flags at the CFPB?
Most of those in the real estate or mortgage industry are not consciously violating regulations. However, many might not...
Jul 15, 2015 by Wes MIller
Platform handles licensing and taxes for short-term rentals
During the first weekend of August every year, Chicago floods with travelers heading to Grant Park for one of the bigges...
Jul 14, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
Agents and brokers ponder real-world application of TRID
Although the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has moved implementation of new mortgage disclosure rules from ...
Jul 10, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
Ocean City wants to restrict travelers' impact on community
Ocean City, Maryland, has long been known as a summer vacation spot, but if certain regulations are enacted, it may be m...
Jul 10, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
HUD announces new rules to improve fair housing opportunities
On June 25, the U.S. Supreme Court voted in favor of disparate impact in the Texas Department of Housing and Community A...
Jul 9, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
Petition aims to add strict regulations to San Francisco Airbnbs
On July 6, the San Francisco Department of Elections received 15,983 signatures in a petition to add a November ballot m...
Jul 8, 2015 by Kimberly Manning
NAR pushes CFPB to clear up muddy compliance issues heading into TRID
The National Association of Realtors has questions for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau about certain aspects of...
Jul 8, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
What you need to know before the Oct. 3 TRID changes
There are going to be some big changes coming to the real estate industry on Oct 3. Here's what you need to know:
Jun 30, 2015 by Jeff Gould
Do mortgage loan servicers need stricter regulatory oversight?
As a result of the 2008 financial crisis and the resulting increase in the number of delinquent mortgage loan borrowers,...
Jun 29, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
Occupancy fraud poses threat to lenders, real estate agents and buyers alike
Thanks to relatively stable market conditions and low mortgage rates, some financially fortunate and savvy homebuyers ma...
Jun 29, 2015 by Amy Swinderman
Court filing in landmark case calls dual agency 'an impossible situation'
The role of the real estate agent isn't one that should be blurred, but regulations in most states don't clarify an inte...
Jun 29, 2015 by Kimberly Manning

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