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Ginnie Mae announces pooling restrictions for loanDepot; reinstates Freedom Mortgage’s participation in multi-Issuer securities

2019-01-31T11:52:17+00:00

Today, Ginnie Mae announced that it

Ginnie Mae announces pooling restrictions for loanDepot; reinstates Freedom Mortgage’s participation in multi-Issuer securities2019-01-31T11:52:17+00:00

HUD RENEWS FUNDING TO THOUSANDS OF LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS $2 billion to renew existing grants to 5,800 community-based housing and service providers

2019-01-28T12:54:05+00:00

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded approximately $2 billion to renew support to thousands of local homeless assistance programs across the nation. HUD’s Continuum of Care grants will provide critically needed support to 5,800 local

HUD RENEWS FUNDING TO THOUSANDS OF LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS $2 billion to renew existing grants to 5,800 community-based housing and service providers2019-01-28T12:54:05+00:00

Freddie Mac Multifamily Launches Optigo Seller/Servicer Network and Loan Offerings

2019-01-24T10:13:14+00:00

MCLEAN, Va. (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Freddie Mac’s (OTCQB: FMCC) announced Optigo — the new designation for its Multifamily Seller/Servicer network and suite of loan offerings. Optigo intends to capture the Freddie Mac Multifamily ethos of

Freddie Mac Multifamily Launches Optigo Seller/Servicer Network and Loan Offerings2019-01-24T10:13:14+00:00

Slower Economic Growth Expected in 2019, but a Patient Fed Could Put Housing on Firmer Footing

2019-01-22T16:17:55+00:00

WASHINGTON, DC – Economic growth is projected to slow to 2.2 percent in 2019, down from last year’s estimated pace of 3.1 percent, as financial conditions threaten to deteriorate further and fiscal stimulus is expected to fade, according to

Slower Economic Growth Expected in 2019, but a Patient Fed Could Put Housing on Firmer Footing2019-01-22T16:17:55+00:00

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Asks Congress for Clear Authority to Supervise for Compliance with the Military Lending Act

2019-01-18T11:58:04+00:00

Washington, D.C. — Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathleen L. Kraninger issued the following statement announcing that she has asked Congress to grant the CFPB clear authority to supervise for compliance with the Military Lending Act (MLA).

“The Bureau is committed

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Asks Congress for Clear Authority to Supervise for Compliance with the Military Lending Act2019-01-18T11:58:04+00:00

Prominent Florida Foreclosure Defense Firm Oppenheim Law Announces Deferred Payment Plan for U.S. Government Employees Affected by Historic Government Shutdown

2019-01-14T10:24:57+00:00

Fort Lauderdale Foreclosure Defense Attorneys look to ease the government employees affected by the current shutdown by helping them with their foreclosure and housing needs, and deferring payment for such services until they return to work

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Prominent Florida Foreclosure Defense Firm Oppenheim Law Announces Deferred Payment Plan for U.S. Government Employees Affected by Historic Government Shutdown2019-01-14T10:24:57+00:00

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Publishes Assessments of Ability-to-Repay and Mortgage Servicing Rules

2019-01-16T13:40:09+00:00

Washington, D.C. — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) published a report under section 1022(d) of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) assessing the effectiveness of the Bureau’s Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage Rule and a

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Publishes Assessments of Ability-to-Repay and Mortgage Servicing Rules2019-01-16T13:40:09+00:00

U.S. Bank Launches New Low-Rate, Quick Loan for Customers Needing Assistance During Federal Government Shutdown

2019-01-11T11:47:52+00:00

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–U.S. Bank today announced a new low-rate, quick loan product designed to help customers who are federal employees needing special assistance during the U.S.

U.S. Bank Launches New Low-Rate, Quick Loan for Customers Needing Assistance During Federal Government Shutdown2019-01-11T11:47:52+00:00