The settlement means that a jury trial, previously scheduled for Aug. 19, will no longer happen, which may disappoint some agents who have alleged similar fraudulent acts
by Andrea V. Brambila | Mar 13
Parties say agents and brokers will continue to have access to countywide listing data
by Andrea V. Brambila | Apr 26
Terms of the deal were not disclosed
by Gill South | Sep 7
Attom's "two-for-one" solution finds brand-new homeowners and sellers who are moving
by Amber Taufen | Mar 28
Trade group says it offered tech giant access to attendees after $130 million legal settlement
by Andrea V. Brambila | Nov 6
NAR survey finds pros and cons for agents in the first year under the new mortgage transaction regime
by Amy Tankersley | Oct 4
NAR drops patent challenges in exchange for agreement to hold fire against real estate industry
by Andrea V. Brambila | Sep 20

The Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act has been around since 1974 — but the changes over the past few years, combined with the creation and implementation of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), have caused some confusion in the industry. What is the act? What does it mean for agents and for consumers? Here’s what you need to know about RESPA — explained.

by Amy Tankersley | Jun 7
The lawsuit was scheduled to go to trial today
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jun 6
Various government regulators allege the bank had shoddy mortgage servicing and foreclosure activity oversight
by Amy Tankersley | Feb 10
Quicken Loans is now the lone holdout in the federal government’s crackdown
by Amy Tankersley | Feb 4
A summary of the recent legal cases that have examined real estate agents' employee status
by Inman | Jan 18
CFPB maintains August deadline will not be extended, but some industry leaders say they are being told otherwise
by Amy Tankersley | Mar 26
New York Supreme Court Appellate Division upholds settlement from 2011
by Amy Tankersley | Mar 10
Realcomp had previously lost costly 5-year legal battle with federal antitrust regulators
by Andrea V. Brambila | Feb 7