The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau believes 'season QM' mortgages will spur innovation. But not everyone is convinced they're a good idea
by Jim Dalrymple II Aug 19
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed on Monday a shift from DTI ratios to a price-based approach to improve qualified mortgage access
by Marian McPherson Jun 23
For now, evictions and foreclosures will be placed on a moratorium until the end of April
by Lillian Dickerson Mar 18
Real estate news from the year's end
by Lew Sichelman Dec 31
The payments are a response to the largest-ever data hack of its kind, which was discovered in 2017 and impacted nearly 150M consumers
by Jim Dalrymple II Jul 22
NewDay USA parachutes in to help veterans with their mortgages where traditional banking institutions balk
by Lew Sichelman Jun 19
Freedom Mortgage reported inaccurate information on race and sex between 2014 and 2017. The firm originated more than 50,000 mortgages per year during that period
by Jim Dalrymple II Jun 7
Most were pleased with President Trump's performance and identified with him as a real estate business person
by Andrea V. Brambila May 17
In 2004, Eric Blankenstein, a top enforcement director for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, repeatedly used the N-word and called hate crime reports a hoax
Mortgage Translations provides English translations of important documents for Spanish speaking borrowers
by Marian McPherson Oct 15
The DC Court of Appeals overturned the agency's $109 million fine of PHH Mortgage Corporation, but says CFPB is constitutional.
by Marian McPherson Feb 1
Court sides with White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney in bureau leadership power struggle
by Gill South Nov 28
White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney and CFPB heir apparent vie to be Cordray's replacement
by Jotham ​Sederstrom Nov 27
Traffic to mobile apps and websites reaches new high
by Andrea V. Brambila Nov 7
Law firms circle the real estate giant, seeking damages for alleged federal securities law violations
by Andrea V. Brambila Sep 18