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2016
February 18, 2016 Title Pros Explain Why You Should Attend Business Strategies
ALTA Business Strategies Conference | March 16 - 18, 2016 | Indianapolis, IN
February 12, 2016 WorldCom Whistleblower to Speak at Business Strategies Conference
ALTA Business Strategies Conference | March 16 - 18, 2016 | Indianapolis, IN
February 12, 2016 Buying Beats Renting in Less Than Two Years
MBA NewsLink | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 N.Y. Governor Urges U.S. To Block KeyCorp's Acquisition of First Niagara
Nasdaq | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 HUD Budget Targets Ending Homelessness among Families
Mortgage Daily News | February 9, 2016
February 12, 2016 Congress Approves Permanent Internet Access Tax Ban
Reuters | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 New Home Purchases Soared in January, MBA Reports
HousingWire | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 What Fewer Vacant Homes Say About the Housing Market
Realtor.com | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 'We Are Running Under the Radar': Morgan Stanley in $3.2 Billion Mortgage-Bond Pact
Bloomberg | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 Twitter's New Timeline Is Here
Mashable | February 10, 2016
February 12, 2016 Budget Office Estimates Cost of CFPB Watchdog
DS News | February 11, 2016
February 12, 2016 GSE Serious Delinquency Rate is Lowest Since Start of Conservatorships
DS News | February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016 New 2016 ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey Standards Effective Feb. 23
February 11, 2016 North American Title Acquires N.C.-based Title Agency
February 11, 2016 Why You Should Attend ALTA's Business Strategies Conference
February 11, 2016 FAQs for the New 2016 ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey Standards
February 11, 2016 ALTA Member Benefit: Audio and Web Conferencing Discount
February 11, 2016 IRS Releases New 8288 Forms for FIRPTA 15% Withholding Rate
February 11, 2016 CFPB Corrects Error in TRID Rule on Tolerances
February 11, 2016 ATPR Creates Product Bundles to Meet Industry Needs
February 11, 2016 Drive New Business Connecting Directly with Consumers
February 11, 2016 TRID: How Long Will The Pain Last?
MortgageOrb | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 New Home Applications Rise in January, MBA Reports
MBA NewsLink | February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016 Wealthy Borrowers Behind 9.3% Jump in New Mortgages
CNBC | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 Can the Fed Reverse Interest Rate Hikes, Impose Negative Rates?
HousingWire | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 New Housing Data Reaffirms a Strengthening Market
National Mortgage Professional | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 Where Owners Pay the Most, Least in Property Taxes
Realtor Mag | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 How to Troubleshoot a Sudden Drop in Google Search Rankings
Forbes | February 8, 2016
February 11, 2016 China Banks May Lose 5 Times US Banks' Subprime Losses in Credit Crisis
CNBC | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 Millennials Demand a great Mortgage Shopping Experience Online
The Inscriber Mag | February 10, 2016
February 11, 2016 Obama's Final Budget Proposal: Don't Restrict CFPB
Bloomberg BNA | February 9, 2016
February 11, 2016 In Case You Missed It: Download the December Digital Edition of TitleNews
February 10, 2016 Home Appraisal Values Still Below Homeowner Price Expectations
HousingWire | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 CFPB Corrects Error in TRID Rule
HousingWire | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 Rates Drop, Refi Applications Surge in MBA Weekly Survey
MBA NewsLink | February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016 Americans Still Feel Locked Out of Homeownership by Money Woes
NBC News | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 Freddie Mac Offers Tips for Consumers to Avoid Mortgage Fraud
HousingWire | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 Labor is Top Challenge for Builders
National Home Builders Association | February 8, 2016
February 10, 2016 CFPB Corrects Error in TRID Rule
HousingWire | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 GSE Serious Delinquency Rate is Lowest Since Start of Conservatorships
DS News | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 It's a New Dawn, New Day for HMDA Reporting
Bloomberg NDA | February 9, 2016
February 10, 2016 Eight Proven Strategies To Deal With Cybercrime
Forbes | February 9, 2016
February 9, 2016 Title Professionals Can Capitalize on Healthy Housing Market by Adapting to New Industry Demands
February 9, 2016 Cybersecurity Outlook and Tips to Protect Data
February 9, 2016 Old Republic’s Title Group Posts Record-setting Year
February 9, 2016 IntelliCorp Offers Background Screening Services to Title Industry
February 9, 2016 Learn the Latest Cyberthreats from Symantec's National Security Strategist
ALTA Business Strategies Conference | March 16 - 18, 2016 | Indianapolis, IN
February 9, 2016 Old Republic Launches Specialized Commercial Services Division
February 9, 2016 SoftPro Announces Keynote Speakers for 2016 Annual User Group Conference
February 9, 2016 NATIC Names State Agency Manager for Arizona, Colorado and Utah
February 9, 2016 Google Marketing Guru Highlights Social Media Summit Schedule
ALTA's Social Media Summit | March 16, 2016 | Indianapolis, IN
February 9, 2016 Attorneys Debate Bank's Role in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Chicago Tribune | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 How to Navigate the New Home-closing Rules
The Washington Post | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 Texas Court Upholds MERS Right to Claim Lien
DS News | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 Connecticut Court Rejects Mortgage Registry's Challenge to Fees
Reuters | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 Freddie Mac Announces Top Multifamily Lenders For 2015
Real Estate Journals | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 Home Purchase Sentiment Falls in January: Fannie Mae
Realtor.com | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl Ad Sparks Backlash
CNN Money | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 California Man Builds $1M Home to Up Nearby Values
San Mercury News | February 6, 2016
February 9, 2016 How The Foreclosure Crisis Impacted Homeownership
Mortgageorb | February 8, 2016
February 9, 2016 Title Agent Snuffs Out Fraudulent Email to Obtain Funds
February 8, 2016 Employment at Nonbank Mortgage Lenders Surpasses 300,000
National Mortgage News | February 2, 2016
February 8, 2016 Wells Fargo, Genuine Title Reach Settlement in Class Action Lawsuit
Baltimore Sun | February 5, 2016
February 8, 2016 Super Bowl Ad or Not, It's Pretty Hard to Get a Mortgage in 8 Minutes
MarketWatch | February 5, 2016
February 8, 2016 Record Year Ahead for Commercial, Multifamily Originations
Commercial Property Executive | February 5, 2016
February 8, 2016 SoFi Bets Big on the Super Bowl to Win Borrowers
HousingWire | February 5, 2016
February 8, 2016 Super Bowl Ads Play It Safe, Sticking to the Script
The New York Times | February 7, 2016
February 8, 2016 MBA: Mortgage Credit Slightly Loosens in January
HousingWire | February 5, 2016
February 8, 2016 Why The Shape Of A Company's Logo Matters
Fast Company | February 1, 2016
February 8, 2016 Deleted Data can be Retrieved Through Cyber Forensic Tech
Nyooz | February 7, 2016
February 8, 2016 HSBC to Pay $470 Million Over Allegations of Mortgage and Foreclosure Abuses
Legal Newsline | February 7, 2016
February 5, 2016 Negative Rates in US? Here's Why It Could Happen
CNBC | February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016 Student Loans May Affect Mortgage Eligibility
U.S. News & World Report | February 3, 2016
February 5, 2016 Mortgage Rates Fall for Fifth Week in a Row
The Washington Post | February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016 New Industry Data Offers Ups, Downs, Optimism and Caution
National Mortgage Professional | February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016 Feds Charge Two More in Widespread Foreclosure Auction Bid Rigging Scheme
HousingWire | February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016 What Did We Learn About Cybersecurity in 2015?
CIO | February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016 2015 Best Year for U.S. Office Sales Since 2007
CoStar Group |February 3, 2016
February 5, 2016 It’s a Smaller World After All: Facebook Research Shows 3.57 Degrees – not 6 – of Separation
Venturebeat.com | February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016 Amazon’s Next Plot Is Real Estate
Barron's | February 4, 2016
February 4, 2016 NATIC Appoints Regional Underwriting Counsel for Eastern Region
February 4, 2016 Kensington Vanguard Acquires Property Title Group
February 4, 2016 Chronos Solutions Acquires Commerce Title
February 4, 2016 TLTA Defends Texas Rate-setting Structure
February 4, 2016 Stewart Title and zipLogix Launch Platform to Expedite Placement of Title, Escrow Orders
February 4, 2016 House Unanimously Passes Federal Housing Reform Bill
Headlines & Global News | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 House Overwhelmingly Approves FHA, Rural Housing Reform Bill
American Banker | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 Blizzard may be Behind 2.6% Drop in Mortgage Applications
CNBC | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 Home Depot Hires 80,000 Workers Signaling Spring Homebuying Season
USA Today | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 Wells Fargo to Pay $1.2 Billion in U.S. Mortgage Fraud Settlement
Reuters | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 FDIC Reaches $63M RMBS Settlement with Morgan Stanley
HousingWire | February 2, 2016
February 4, 2016 What Will It Take for Homeowners to Crack Open the ‘Credit Box’?
The Washington Post | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 How is Low Inventory Affecting the Housing Market?
DS News | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 Texas Family Caught as HOA, Builder Debate Repairs
Dallas Morning News | January 21, 2016
February 4, 2016 TRID: Will Lenders Ever Get It Completely Right?
Mortgageorb | February 3, 2016
February 4, 2016 Industrial Hacking: How Cyber Crime Went Pro
The Street | February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Finalize Rep and Warrants Policies
The Wall Street Journal | February 2, 2016
February 3, 2016 MBA Forecast: 2016 Commercial/Multifamily Originations to Hit Record
MBA NewsLink | February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016 Hackers Stealing Closing Funds by Intercepting Lawyer-Client Email, Experts Say
ABA Journal | January 11, 2016
February 3, 2016 CoreLogic: Home Prices Maintain Pace, Increase 6.3%
HousingWire | February 2, 2016
February 3, 2016 Small Cyber Insurers Worry Regulators
February 3, 2016 10 Epic Super Bowl Party Homes
Trulia | February 21, 2016
February 3, 2016 5 Reasons Tech Innovation is a Must Among Mortgage Businesses
M Report | February 2, 2016
February 3, 2016 Existing Home Sales Expected to Normalize
DS News | February 2, 2016
February 3, 2016 Tight Credit Standards Prevented 5.2 Million Mortgages Between 2009 and 2014
Urban Institute | February 2, 2016
February 3, 2016 HOPE NOW: Foreclosure Starts, Foreclosure Sales Near Pre-Crisis Levels
Mortgageorb | February 2, 2016
February 2, 2016 Stewart Executives Ring NYSE Opening Bell on January 29
February 2, 2016 ALTA Develops Fact Sheet for FinCEN Geographic Targeting Orders
February 2, 2016 Tennessee Supreme Court Ruling in MERS Case May Muddle Marketable, Insurable Title After Tax Deed Sale
February 2, 2016 FinCEN Releases FAQs for Geographic Targeting Orders Involving Certain Real Estate Transactions
February 2, 2016 Register for an ALTA Homebuyer Outreach Program
February 2, 2016 HA&W Certifies More Title Agencies for Compliance to ALTA’s Best Practices
February 2, 2016 WorldCom Whistleblower, Quicken Loans CEO to Speak at Business Strategies Conference
ALTA Business Strategies Conference | March 16 - 18, 2016 | Indianapolis, IN
February 2, 2016 Democrats Demand More FHA Info on Nonperforming Loan Sales
National Mortgage News | January 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Are Some Realty Agents Hyping Their Numbers?
Arizona Daily Star | January 27, 2016
February 2, 2016 Minnesota the Top State on the Job Creation Index
Gallup | January 27, 2016
February 2, 2016 How Is Zillow Using IDX Listing Data?
Realtor Mag | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Fannie Mae to Release Latest Desktop Underwriter Update in June
HousingWire | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Homeownership Finally Rising after Decade of Decline
HousingWire | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 10 Takeaways from the MBA-CREF 2016 Convention
National Real Estate Investor | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Commercial Lending Standards Tighten amid Increased Demand
ABA Banking Journal | January 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 How eDocuments Can Improve Lenders’ Mortgage Business
The M Report | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Fannie Mae and Lenders End 2015 with a Bang
HousingWire | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Commercial Lending Standards Tighten amid Increased Demand
ABA Banking Journal | February 1, 2016
February 2, 2016 Here are the Hottest Top 20 Housing Markets for the Start of 2016
HousingWire | February 1, 2016
February 1, 2016 MERS Mortgage Authority Upheld by New Hampshire Supreme Court
HousingWire | January 29, 2016
February 1, 2016 MISMO Update Conforms to Regulatory Requirements
Nationl Mortgage Professional | January 29, 2016
February 1, 2016 High Touch Or No Touch Mortgage Getting; What's Your Pleasure?
Forbes | January 29, 2016
February 1, 2016 Contract Signings Up, Buoyed by Northeast
Realtor Mag | January 29, 2016
February 1, 2016 Bill Would Establish Universal Retirement Plan
Investment News | January 28, 2016
February 1, 2016 Where are Mortgage Rates Heading? Not Necessarily Up
Detroit Free Press | January 29, 2016
February 1, 2016 Is TRID Really Helping the Consumer?
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | January 29, 2016
February 1, 2016 New Home Sales: Sources of Financing
NAHB | January 28, 2016
February 1, 2016 Tesla’s First Home Battery on the Market
HousingWire | January 29, 2016
January 31, 2016 How the Blockchain is Being Used Beyond Bitcoin and Finance
Nasdaq | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 CFPB’s Complaint Volume is Swelling
DS News | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 FHA to Reduce Insurance Rates for Multifamily Homes
Scotsman Guide | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 Mortgage Rates Fall for Fourth Week in a Row
The Washington Post | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 Inside Facebook’s Decision to Blow Up the Like Button
Bloomberg | January 27, 2016
January 29, 2016 Emerging Trends in Real Estate [PDF]
Urban Institute | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 Apple Admits to Safari Problem Causing iPhones to Crash
Forbes | January 27, 2016
January 29, 2016 December Pending Home Sales Nearly Flat, NAR Report Shows
Forbes | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 A Legal Introduction to Easements
Huffington Post | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 FinCEN GTOs to Affect Billions in Sales
Mortgage Professional America | January 28, 2016
January 29, 2016 CFPB Faces Court Date After Lender Fights Fine
Credit Union Times | January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016 Title Alliance Receives SOC 1 and SOC 2 Attestation Reports
January 28, 2016 North American Title Names HA&W as Trusted Partner for ALTA Best Practices Compliance
January 28, 2016 University of Missouri Develops Online Tool for Abstract Companies
January 28, 2016 FinCEN Orders Title Insurers to Provide Info About Suspicious All-cash Deals in Miami, Manhattan
January 28, 2016 Title Agents Must Watch for Fraudulent Deeds
January 28, 2016 New Home Sales Soared 10.8% in December
The New York Times | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 TRID: A Thorn In The Mortgage Industry’s Side
Mortgage Org | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 TRID Prompts Flagstar to Branch Out from Third-Party Originations
National Mortgage News | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 New U.S. Homes Make Room for Airbnb Crowd
Realtor Mag | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 Fed Holds Off on Another Rate Hike For Now
MBA NewsLink | January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016 Mortgage Applications up 8.8% as Buyers Look to Lower Rates
CNBC | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 Declining Distressed Inventory Forces a Change in Strategy
DS News | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 Ex-Fannie Mae CEO Urges U.S. Judge to Toss SEC Fraud Case
The Fiscal Times | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 Can the Mortgage Process Really Be 100% Digital?
Fox Business | January 27, 2016
January 28, 2016 Bank of America's Unlimited Cybersecurity Budget Sums Up Spending Plans In A War Against Hackers
Forbes | January 27, 2016
January 27, 2016 Mortgage Industry Divided over Further Cuts to FHA Insurance Premiums
Scotsman Guide | January 26, 2016
January 27, 2016 Home Prices Up 5.3% In November, Case-Shiller Says
Forbes | January 26, 2016
January 27, 2016 From Hospital to Condo
The New York Times | January 22, 2016
January 27, 2016 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Gear Up for Another Year of Heavy Lending
National Real Estate Investor | January 26, 2016
January 27, 2016 Cater to Boomers or Millennials? Homebuilders Caught in Between
The Dallas Morning News | January 22, 2016
January 27, 2016 Huntington, FirstMerit to Merge in $3.4B Deal
January 27, 2016 Stashing Cash in Secret Hampers Home Buying
MarketWatch | January 21, 2016
January 27, 2016 The Big 3: Tech Changes Innovating the Mortgage Industry
DS News | January 26, 2016
January 27, 2016 Disclosure Act Bringing Big Changes
Mortgage Professional America | January 26, 2016
January 27, 2016 What’s Next for the Housing Market?
Time | January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016 Huntington to Acquire FirstMerit in $3.4 Billion Deal
January 26, 2016 ALTA Announces Priority Search Services as an Elite Provider
January 26, 2016 NextAce Recognized for Commitment to its Title Industry Customers
January 26, 2016 Accurate Group Launches New Appraisal and Title Management Platform
January 26, 2016 PHH Court Case Challenges CFPB’s Power
PYMNTS.com | January 24, 2016
January 26, 2016 CFPB's 'To Do' List Grows as Election Looms
Bloomberg BNA | January 25, 2016
January 26, 2016 New Homes Are Getting Bigger and Pricier
Realtor Mag | January 24, 2016
January 26, 2016 Where Mortgages Disappear the Fastest
Realtor Mag | January 25, 2016
January 26, 2016 Here's What the Fed's 'Workhorse' Recession Model Is Telling Us About the U.S. Economy
Bloomberg | January 25, 2016
January 26, 2016 Mortgage Bankers Get a Helping Hand
Mortgage Professional America | January 25, 2016
January 26, 2016 6 LinkedIn Tips to Help Maximize Your Job Search
USA Today | July 25, 2016
January 26, 2016 RMBS Settlements Not Dead Yet
DS News | January 25, 2016
January 26, 2016 America's Foreclosure Crisis isn't Over
CBS News | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 Existing-home Sales Surge in TRID Aftermath
HousingWire | January 22, 2016
January 25, 2016 The Cities Where Rents Will Fall This Year
Bloomberg | January 22, 2016
January 25, 2016 MBA: How Will Oil Concerns Impact Housing?
HousingWire | January. 22, 2016
January 25, 2016 Is the Housing Market Transitioning to Stability?
The New York Times | January 22, 2016
January 25, 2016 Freddie Mac Debuts Site for Practitioners
Realtor Mag | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 East Coast Begins Digging Out from Mammoth Record-Breaking Snowstorm
NBC News | January 24, 2016
January 25, 2016 Insider Q&A: KB Home CEO Jeffrey Mezger on Housing Market
ABC News | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 A Legal Battle Brews Over the Power of America’s Consumer Finance Watchdog
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2016
January 25, 2016 No One Knows How Much Cybercrime Really Costs
MIT Technology Review | January 24, 2016
January 22, 2016 One-Third of Deals Face Closing Delays
The Washington Post | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Utah Real Estate Company Charged with Operating $28 Million Ponzi Scheme
HousingWire | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Mortgage Rates Continue Falling Over Global Economic Concerns
The Washington Post | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Military Buyers Spur VA Loan Program to Record Year
Realtor.com | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Black Knight: 2015 Ends with 15 Percent Decline in Delinquencies
MBA NewsLink | January 22, 2016
January 22, 2016 Top 10 Reasons Secondary Market Investors are Rejecting TRID Loans
RESPA News | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Cybercrime and Threats Are Growing in 2016
RSA Conference | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Foreclosure Inventory Ends 2015 On Rapid Decline
DS News | January 21, 2016
January 22, 2016 Where the Millionaires Live
The Wall Street Journal | January 21, 2016
January 21, 2016 Learn the Latest Threats from Symantec's Cybersecurity Business Strategist
Business Strategies Conference | March 16-18, 2016 | Indianapolis, IN
January 21, 2016 Transactions Taking Week Longer to Close Compared to a Year Ago
January 21, 2016 Fitch: TRID Non-Compliance Risk Modest for Investors
January 21, 2016 Conestoga Title Names HA&W as Trusted Partner for ALTA Best Practices Compliance
January 21, 2016 ALTA’s Director of Public Affairs Honored as 2016 Top Innovator
January 21, 2016 What You Need to Know When Sharing Closing Documents
January 21, 2016 Underwriters Announce Q4 and Full-year Conference Calls
January 21, 2016 Fee Names on Loan Estimate and Closing Disclosure Must Match
January 21, 2016 10 Reasons Why Secondary Market Is Rejecting Purchase of TRID Loans
January 21, 2016 Bill That Would Add Regulatory Oversight Gains Momentum
The New York Times | January 19, 2016
January 21, 2016 Will Mortgage Deduction Remain Sacred? GOP Candidates Float Change
Fox News | January 20, 2016
January 21, 2016 Mortgage Applications Pop 9% on Stock Sell-off
CNBC | January 20, 2016
January 21, 2016 SEC, Finra Continue Cybersecurity Scrutiny in 2016
Financial Advisor | January 19, 2016
January 21, 2016 2015 Housing Starts End Year Up 10.8 Percent, Permits Up 12 Percent
National Association of Home Builders | January 20, 2016
January 21, 2016 The Most Unsafe Passwords to Use
Fox News | January 19, 2016
January 21, 2016 Millennials, Here's What Your First Home Might Look Like
Bloomberg | January 19, 2016
January 21, 2016 Housing Market Firming Up This Year
The Hill | January 20, 2016
January 21, 2016 Freddie Mac Drops Suit Against Deloitte
DS News | January 20, 2016
January 21, 2016 Average Time to Close Increases By a Week for December: Ellie Mae
National Mortgage News | January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016 Big Banks Continue Retreat from Mortgages
CNBC | January 19, 2016
January 20, 2016 How to Improve Cybersecurity? Just Eliminate the Human Factor
The Wall Street Journal | January 18, 2016
January 20, 2016 The Nation's 10 Strongest Buyers' Markets
Realtor Mag | January 19, 2016
January 20, 2016 Fannie Mae: Housing Affordability Will Continue to be a Challenge in 2016
HousingWire | January 18, 2016
January 20, 2016 U.S. Home Builder Confidence Held Steady in January
ABC News | January 19, 2016
January 20, 2016 Don’t Judge a House by Its Street Name
The Wall Street Journal January 14, 2016
January 20, 2016 Here’s Why Everyone Needs to Tackle Cybercrime
CNBC | January 19, 2016
January 20, 2016 First-Time Buyer Mortgage Share and Mortgage Risk Indexes for December 2015
Housingrisk.org | January 19, 2016
January 20, 2016 Economist: TRID is Not Affecting Housing Market Potential
DS News | January 19, 2016
January 20, 2016 Is Another Housing Crisis Just Around the Corner?
Fox News | January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016 BankUnited Stops Originating Retail Mortgage Loans
HousingWire | January 18, 2016
January 19, 2016 5 Biggest Cybersecurity Concerns Facing CIOs, CISOs in 2016
CIO | January 18, 2016
January 19, 2016 ALTA Welcomes 90 New Members
January 19, 2016 The Docket: Corporate Seal on Title Policy Extends Statute of Limitations
January 19, 2016 Two Banks Exit Retail Mortgage Origination Channel
January 19, 2016 FTC Consent Order Highlights Importance of Proper Email Encryption Standards
January 19, 2016 Black Knight Offers Closing Insight Training to Help Settlement Agents Comply With TRID
January 19, 2016 Westcor Names Ohio State Manager
January 19, 2016 Check It Out: The Benefits of ALTA Membership
January 19, 2016 Report: Know Before You Owe Not Affecting Housing Market Potential
January 19, 2016 Mortgage Rates Still on a Downward Trend
Realtor Mag | January 15, 2016
January 19, 2016 Lender Drops FICO From Underwriting Decisions; Stearns' TRID Defects
Mortgage Daily News | January 14, 2016
January 19, 2016 Apps to Optimize Your Time at Work
HousingWire | January 18, 2016
January 19, 2016 The Week Ahead: Will Existing-Home Sales Recover From TRID Backlog?
The New York Times | January 16, 2016
January 19, 2016 Market for Private-Label Mortgage Bonds Is Recovering, but Slowly
The Wall Street Journal | January 18, 2016
January 19, 2016 Cybercriminals Will Increasingly Target Mortgage Industry, Security Expert Jeff Bernstein Says
Scotsman Guide | January 18, 2016
January 19, 2016 A Changing Environment: Impact of Regulatory Compliance on Default Servicing Law Firms
DS News | January 18, 2016
January 19, 2016 Debate Over ‘Too Big to Fail’ Continues Into the New Year
DS News | January 18, 2016
January 15, 2016 Treasury's New Disclosure Regulations For All-Cash Buyers Could Slow High-End Property Deals
Forbes | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 Lender Drops FICO From Underwriting Decisions; Stearns' TRID Defects
Mortgage Daily News | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 Mortgage Rates Retreat Over Global Economic Concerns
The Washington Post | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 $30B Boost Eyed for Commercial Sector
Realtor Mag | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 Housing Market Needs Incomes to Grow: Fannie Mae
Yahoo! News | January 13, 2016
January 15, 2016 Fannie Mae Celebrates 2 Million HARP Refinances
HousingWire | January 12, 2016
January 15, 2016 Fed: Tight Inventory Still Dogs Housing Markets
DS News | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 Zillow: Mortgage Rates Lower Now than Before Fed Rate Hike
HousingWire | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 Goldman Sachs Reaches $5.1 billion Toxic Mortgage Settlement
USA Today | January 14, 2016
January 15, 2016 Construction Wave to Flood Market With Apartments
Realtor Mag | January 14, 2016
January 14, 2016 ALTA Asks FinCEN to Clarify Geographic Targeting Orders
January 14, 2016 ALTA Members Play Important Role in Preventing Illegal Purchase of Real Estate
January 14, 2016 CFPB Releases Fact Sheet for Construction Loans Under TRID
January 14, 2016 U.S. Treasury Cracks Down On Luxury-Home Money Laundering
NPR | January 14, 2016
January 14, 2016 Certain Title Insurance Companies Must Report Owners of Shell Companies Buying Luxury Real Estate with Cash in Two Areas
Miami Herald | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 In Case You Missed It: Download the November Digital Edition of TitleNews
January 14, 2016 NAR: Expect a More Modest Market in 2016
Realtor Mag | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 Mortgage Applications Rebound 21%: Here's Why
CNBC | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 Fed Beige Book: Economic Growth Modest in Most Districts
CNBC | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 Zillow: Here are 2016's Hottest Housing Markets
HousingWire | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 Foreclosure Inventory Down to One-Third of its Peak
DS News | January 12, 2016
January 14, 2016 How Effective are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac at Preventing Foreclosures?
DS News | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 Home Buyers Don’t Seem to be Using New Tool to Shop for Mortgages
The Washington Post | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 Millennials Making Mark on Housing Market
The Tennessean | January 13, 2016
January 14, 2016 TRID Hiccups Percolate
January 14, 2016 'Silence of the Lambs' House Can't Find a Buyer
The New York Times | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 Register for Webinar: 2016 Housing Trends and Homebuyer Profile
Free TitleTopics Webinar | 1:00-2:00 p.m. EST | Thursday, Jan. 14
January 13, 2016 CFPB Nearly Doubled Enforcement Actions in 2015
HousingWire | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 Why Home Owners Are Leaving Billions on the Table
CNBC | January 11, 2016
January 13, 2016 Cheap Oil Could Hurt These Housing Markets
CNN Money | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 FHFA Makes Major Concession in Home Loan Bank Membership Rule
American Banker | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 CoreLogic: Foreclosures Fall to Lowest Level Since 2007
HousingWire | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 Foley Drops Executive Role at Fidelity National Financial
National Mortgage News | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 Banks Grapple with "High Volatility" CRE Loan Rules
National Real Estate Investor | January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016 Playboy Mansion Comes With Big Contingency
Realtor Mag | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 For the First Time, More Are Mobile-Banking Than Going to a Branch
The Wall Street Journal | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 No Future for Glass-Steagall in Financial Reform
The Hill | January 12, 2016
January 13, 2016 Fannie Mae’s HARP Refinances Pile Up
The M Report | January 12, 2016
January 12, 2016 Former ALTA President Robert Dawson Passes Away
January 12, 2016 Shipman Joins PYA as Director within ALTA Best Practices Services Group
January 12, 2016 Westcor Bolsters Exec Team
January 12, 2016 ALTA, Trade Groups Share Concerns over Proposed FHFA Borrower Survey
January 12, 2016 REITs Likely to Benefit from Inclusion of Real Estate in the S&P 500
The Street.com | January 9, 2016
January 12, 2016 TitleOne Achieves ALTA Best Practices Certification
January 12, 2016 LoanDepot’s Fight to be the No. 1 Nonbank Consumer Lender
HousingWire | January 10, 2015
January 12, 2016 Places Most Likely to Overachieve in 2016
Forbes | January 7, 2016
January 12, 2016 Fed Sent Record $97.7 Billion in Profits to U.S. Treasury in 2015
The Los Angeles Times | January 11, 2016
January 12, 2016 U.S. Real Estate to Draw More Foreigners in 2016, Survey Says
Bloomberg | January 3, 2016
January 12, 2016 SEC Reveals 2016 Compliance Exam Targets
HousingWire | January 10, 2016
January 12, 2016 Auction.com Rebrands as Ten-X, the 'Future of Real Estate'
HousingWire | January 10, 2016
January 12, 2016 Supreme Court Denies Appeal on Student-Loan Erasure
ABA Journal | January 11, 2016
January 12, 2016 Consumers Less Optimistic About Household Income in the Next 12 Months
Builder Online | January 11, 2016
January 12, 2016 U.S. Real Estate 25% to 60% Overvalued: Analyst
Fortune | January 11, 2016
January 11, 2016 More Hiring, More Houses, Smoother Housing Market
Forbes | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 The Week Ahead: State of the Union or ‘State of Housing?’
The MReport | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 How Did Housing Really Do in 2015?
Realtor Mag | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 KB Home Sees Demand Surge Among Millennial, 'Boomerang' Buyers
National Mortgage News | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 Top 10 Cities for First-time Homebuyers this year
HousingWire | January 7, 2016
January 11, 2016 Alternative Mortgage Lenders are Changing Homebuying
Christian Monitor | January 10, 2016
January 11, 2016 The Worst of TRID is Yet to Come for Community Banks
The Mortgage Reports | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 Census Bureau Corrects Inaccurate Housing Data
Dodd Frank Update | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 Fed's Williams: Four Rate Hikes in 2016 'Not Baked in Cake'
Reuters | January 8, 2016
January 11, 2016 USB-C: The New Port Powering Up Devices
Realtor Mag | January 8, 2016
January 8, 2016 CFPB Names New Temporary No. 2
HousingWire | January 7, 2016
January 8, 2016 Zillow: U.S. Home Values Gained $1.1 Trillion, Renters Paid Record $535 Billion in 2015
MBA NewsLink | January 7, 2016
January 8, 2016 Mortgage Rates Fall Back Below 4 Percent
The Washington Post | January 7, 2016
January 8, 2016 Lenders Expect Strong 2016 for Commercial, Multifamily Loans in U.S.
World Property Journal | January 7, 2016
January 8, 2016 CFPB Seeks Feedback on Mortgage Information Guidelines
HousingWire | January 7, 2016
January 8, 2016 Mortgage Applicants May Benefit from Changes in Credit-Scoring System
The Washington Post | January 6, 2016
January 8, 2016 Ditech Exits Distributed Retail Lending
HousingWire | January 7, 2016
January 8, 2016 A Lone Spouse on a Home Loan
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2016
January 8, 2016 Rising Interest Rates and Commercial Real Estate: A Primer
Forbes | January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016 TRID Q&A: How to Handle Walkthrough Changes
January 7, 2016 Westcor Appoints Senior Underwriting Counsel
January 7, 2016 SoftPro Opens Registration for 2016 Annual User Group Conference
January 7, 2016 OFAC Updates SDN and Blocked Persons List
January 7, 2016 ALTA Offers New Health Insurance Program for Members
January 7, 2016 PYA Releases Online Tools to Gauge ALTA Best Practices Readiness and Compliance
January 7, 2016 Strong Housing Sector Trumps Tighter Monetary Policy in 2016
Freddie Mac Executive Perspectives | January 5, 2016
January 7, 2016 Mortgage Applications Drop 27% During Holiday Weeks
CNBC | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 Don't Blame TRID For Housing Market Woes
Forbes | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 Former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating joins J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation
HousingWire | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 Commercial: Hotels Bookings, Openings Grow
MBA NewsLink | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 U.S. Apartment Rents Leap at Fastest Pace Since Crisis
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 TRID Impacting Fulfillment Centers
Mortgage Professional America | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 Fannie Mae Offers New Mortgage Program
The Washington Post | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 LandAmerica Bankruptcy Comes to a Close
Richmond Biz Sense | January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016 Twitter Considering 10,000-Character Limit for Tweets
re/code | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 Two Great Events - One Unbelievable Experience
2016 Business Strategies Conference and Social Media Summit | March 16 - 18, 2016
January 6, 2016 CoreLogic Buys Rest of RELS from Wells Fargo
HousingWire | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 CFPB Issues Major Changes to HMDA Requirements
JD Supra Business Advisor | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 Fannie Mae Offers New Mortgage Program
The Washington Post | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 Manhattan Real Estate Prices Shatter Records
CNBC | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 Home Prices Rise Solidly in November
Scotsman Guide | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 Why It's Up to Lenders to Protect Borrowers from Themselves
National Mortgage News | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 JPMorgan Pays $48 Million More to Settle Mortgage Servicing Issues
The New York Times | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 New Scams to Avoid in 2016
Consumer Reports | January 5, 2016
January 6, 2016 Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy
Fast Company | December 15, 2015
January 5, 2016 How to Use ALTA’s Homebuyer Guide: Rack Cards
January 5, 2016 Eight Title Industry Resolutions for 2016
January 5, 2016 Claims Corner: Owner’s Policy Protects Homeowner from Sewer Installation Lien
January 5, 2016 Old Republic Title Holding Company Appoints President
January 5, 2016 Choice Title Receives Best Practices Certification With Attestation Reporting Through HA&W’s ComplianceSuccess Program
January 5, 2016 Stewart Names Commercial Services Regional Sales Director
January 5, 2016 Safe Escrow Granted SOC 2, Type II Certification
January 5, 2016 3 Homebuying Trends that will Stick Around in 2016
Inman News | January 4, 2016
January 5, 2016 Number of Credit Unions Declines 1,280 Over Past Five Years
HousingWire | January 4, 2016
January 5, 2016 More Americans Moving to Oregon
CNN Money | January 4, 2016
January 5, 2016 Register for Webinar: 2016 Housing Trends and Homebuyer Profile
January 5, 2016 Is it an End to Mortgage Rates Under 4%?
Realtor Mag | January 4, 2016
January 5, 2016 The Typical American Lives Only 18 Miles From Mom
The New York Times | Dec. 23, 2015
January 5, 2016 U.S. Real Estate to Draw More Foreigners in 2016, Survey Says
Bloomberg | January 4, 2016
January 5, 2016 Black Knight Charts Slight Uptick in Home Prices
National Mortgage Professional Magazine | January 4, 2016
January 5, 2016 AT&T Is Kissing Two-Year Contracts Goodbye in the New Year
TechSpot | Dec. 30, 2015
January 4, 2016 10 Things That Will Keep Originators on Their Toes in 2016
National Mortgage News | January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016 Here's What to Expect from Tighter Fed Policy
CNBC | January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016 Goldman Sachs: Will Homebuilding Remain the Fastest-growing Sector?
HousingWire | December 31, 2015
January 4, 2016 Hack to the Future: Experts Make 2016 Cybersecurity Predictions
NBC News | January 2, 2016
January 4, 2016 30-year Fixed-rate Mortgage Ends Year at Highest Level Since July
The Washington Post | December 31, 2015
January 4, 2016 On the House: Fed's Rate Increase will have Little Effect on Market
The Philadelphia Inquirer | January 3, 2016
January 4, 2016 Black Knight: Home Prices Keep Rising, Now Just 5% Off Pre-crisis Peak
HousingWire | January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016 Freddie Mac: Housing Posts Strongest Improvement in Nearly a Year and a Half
HousingWire | December 30, 2015
January 4, 2016 The Most Sought-After Neighbor in America
Realtor Mag | December 31, 2015
January 4, 2016 New Reverse Mortgage Originations Top $12 Billion Through Q3 2015
Reverse Mortgage Daily | January 3, 2016


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