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2011
December 30, 2011 Sales of U.S. Homes Beat the Forecasts
Bloomberg | December 29, 2011
December 30, 2011 Va. Homeowners Face Foreclosures During the Holidays
The Washington Post | December 30, 2011
December 30, 2011 Buyers, Sellers Continue to Butt Heads on Home Prices
HousingWire | December 30, 2011
December 30, 2011 Uncertainty Hinders Housing Recovery
HousingWire | December 29, 2011
December 30, 2011 FHA Says: Flip that House
CNNMoney | December 29, 2011
December 30, 2011 How Low Can Rates Go?
The New York Times | December 29, 2011
December 30, 2011 Fannie, Freddie to Raise G-fees in April
HousingWire | December 30, 2011
December 30, 2011 Detroit an Unlikely Bright Spot in National Housing Market
The Washington Post | December 30, 2011
December 30, 2011 GSE Guarantee Fees Set to Rise
American Banker | December 30, 2011
December 30, 2011 5 Banking New Year’s Resolutions
Time | December 30, 2011
December 30, 2011 Economy Gaining Momentum, Housing Shows a Pulse
Reuters | December 30, 2011
December 29, 2011 2011: A Year of Foreclosure Litigation, Strategic Defaults
HousingWire | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Hit Three-Year Low in Past Month
Bloomberg | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 36% of Public Approves Strategic Default as an Option
HousingWire | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 Economists Don't Foresee Home Price Appreciation Until After 2013
DSNews | December 23, 2011
December 29, 2011 FHA Extends Anti-flipping Waiver to Support Home Sales
HousingWire | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 Backtracking Lawmakers Expand U.S. Government Role in Mortgages
BusinessWeek | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 5 Events that Really Mattered for Housing in 2011 – and Beyond
Time | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 New US Tactic for Suspected Swiss Bank Tax Cheats
Reuters | December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 ALTA 2011 Year In Review
December 29, 2011 20 Things NOT to do in Social Media for Real Estate
December 29, 2011 NAIC Names 2012 Consumer Liaison Representatives
December 29, 2011 Fraud, Consumers, CFPB Major Topics of 2012 Business Strategies
December 29, 2011 Three of Four Major Investor Groups Increased Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Investments During Q3
December 29, 2011 ALTA TIPAC Contributors [PDF]
December 28, 2011 'Slow, Plodding' Economy Stalled By Housing Market
NPR | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 Many Offer Strategies for Renting Foreclosed Homes
The San Francisco Chronicle | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 The Fannie and Freddie Hate Storm
The Wall Street Journal | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 Top 10 Markets for Real Estate Bargains
Inman News | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 Obama Nominates Democrat Jeremy Stein, Republican Jerome 'Jay' Powell to Fed
The Washington Post | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 No Relief in Report on Housing
The New York Times | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 Nomura Expects 18% Rise in Condo Sales as Inventories Dip
Bloomberg | December 27, 2011
December 28, 2011 Year Is Marked by Big Start, Shaky Finish
The Wall Street Journal | December 28, 2011
December 27, 2011 Deadline for NAIC Mandatory Reporting of Property Type and Rate Draws Concern
December 27, 2011 U.S. Home Prices Likely Dropped at Slower Rate
Bloomberg | December 27, 2011
December 27, 2011 ALTA Names Director of Government Affairs
December 27, 2011 Stewart Title Announces New Charitable Program
December 27, 2011 ALTA Makes Successful Push to Prevent Wall Street from Stealing Main Street’s Home Equity
December 27, 2011 Down Payment Gift-Giving Rules
December 27, 2011 Congress Extends Flood Insurance until May 31, 2012
December 27, 2011 Annual Convention Photos Now Available
December 26, 2011 Tax Revenue: Housing Bust Hits Home for Cities
The Seattle Times | December 25, 2011
December 26, 2011 Advocates Press for Recess Appointment of Consumer Bureau Chief by Obama
The Hill | December 25, 2011
December 26, 2011 Banks Still Waiting on Most Dodd-Frank Rules
The Washington Post | December 25, 2011
December 26, 2011 Home Loan Options Abound, Despite Lack of Info About Availability
The Los Angeles Times | December 25, 2011
December 26, 2011 Foreclosure Relief? Don't Hold Your Breath
The New York Times | December 24, 2011
December 26, 2011 Payroll Tax Cut May Hurt Housing Market
The Los Angeles Times | December 23, 2011
December 26, 2011 New Bubble May Be Building in 30-Year Mortgages
Bloomberg | December 23, 2011
December 26, 2011 Treasury to Name Housing Finance Adviser
The Wall Street Journal | December 23, 2011
December 23, 2011 Mortgage Rates for 30-Year U.S. Loans Decline to Record Low
The Washington Post | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Payroll Tax Deal Represents GOP Capitulation
The Washington Post | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Initial Jobless Claims Go Down Despite Jobs Being Scarce
The Washington Post | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Fannie Mae Removes 'Ability to Repay' from HARP 2.0 Guidelines
DSNews | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 FHFA Home Prices Dip 0.2% in October
HousingWire | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Fed Watch 2012: What Does Ben Have Up His Sleeve Now?
Forbes | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Will E.U. Banking Crisis Hit U.S.?
The Washington Post | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Mortgage Rates for 30-Year U.S. Loans Decline to Record Low
The Washington Post | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 Fitch: US could lose AAA rating by end of 2013
HousingWire | December 22, 2011
December 23, 2011 When Should a Small Business Hire a Finance Chief?
The New York Times | December 22, 2011
December 22, 2011 The Watchdogs that Didn't Bark
Reuters | December 21, 2011
December 22, 2011 Southern Title Placed Into Receivership
December 22, 2011 BofA to Pay $335M to Settle Claims
The Washington Post | December 21, 2011
December 22, 2011 Signs Point to Economy’s Rise, but Experts See a False Dawn
The New York Times | December 21, 2011
December 22, 2011 Existing-Home Sales Overestimated by 14.3 Percent from 2007-2010, NAR Reports
December 22, 2011 Foreclosures Weighing on Prices May Push Housing Rebound to 2013
BusinessWeek | December 22, 2011
December 22, 2011 Housing Starts in U.S. Increase to Highest Level in a Year
BusinessWeek | December 20, 2011
December 22, 2011 Foreclosures Weighing on Prices May Push Housing Rebound to 2013
Bloomberg | December 22, 2011
December 22, 2011 Demand for Rentals Drives Big Rise in Home Building
The Wall Street Journal | December 21, 2011
December 22, 2011 Foreclosures Rise, Delinquencies Stable
The Wall Street Journal | December 22, 2011
December 22, 2011 Decline in U.S. Home Values to Be Smallest in Four Years, Zillow Reports
Bloomberg | December 22, 2011
December 22, 2011 For Every Two Homes for Sale, There's One in the Shadows
December 22, 2011 Standoff Over Payroll Tax Extension Puts House GOP Under Pressure
The Washington Post | December 21, 2011
December 22, 2011 CFPB Begins Taking Whistleblower Tips
December 22, 2011 Stewart Title Sticky Note Helps Restore Christmas Spirit
December 22, 2011 GSEs Complete 25,000 Mortgage Modifications in October
HousingWire | December 21, 2011
December 22, 2011 Indiana Title Company Makes Acquisition
December 22, 2011 Americans Are Ready and Willing to Buy, But Seller Sentiment Remains Extremely Negative
December 22, 2011 WFG National Title Appoints New York State Counsel
December 21, 2011 As Congress Exits, Payroll Tax Hike Nears
The Washington Post | December 21, 2011
December 21, 2011 Small Employers Fret Over Payroll-Tax Uncertainty
The Wall Street Journal | December 20, 2011
December 21, 2011 Fed Proposes Reins on Banks
The Washington Post | December 21, 2011
December 21, 2011 Mortgage Applications Eased Last Week: MBA
Chicago Tribune | December 21, 2011
December 21, 2011 What if Santa Wanted to Relocate?
The Wall Street Journal | December 20, 2011
December 21, 2011 California Suing Fannie and Freddie
The Wall Street Journal | December 21, 2011
December 21, 2011 US Proposes New, Tougher Rules for Big Banks
Associated Press | December 21, 2011
December 21, 2011 Homebuilders Push Stocks Up 3%, Dow Above 12,000
HousingWire | December 20, 2011
December 21, 2011 Is Housing Bouncing Back?
The Washington Post | December 20, 2011
December 21, 2011 Freddie Mac Adds Three New York Law Firms to Attorney Network
HousingWire | December 20, 2011
December 21, 2011 Mortgage Applications Eased Last Week: MBA
Reuters | December 20, 2011
December 21, 2011 Housing Market's Foundation Looking More Stable
The Wall Street Journal | December 20, 2011
December 20, 2011 Urgent Electrical Repairs will Impact ALTA’s Phones, Website
December 20, 2011 10 Most-Searched Real Estate Markets Online
December 20, 2011 Housing Starts Bounce Back In November
December 20, 2011 FHA Anti-Flipping Rule Waiver Expires Dec. 31
December 20, 2011 Deadline Dec. 21 to Comment on Second Round of Draft Settlement Disclosure Form
December 20, 2011 National Flood Insurance Program Now Faces New Deadline
December 20, 2011 Already Low, Housing Inventory Drops More
The Wall Street Journal | December 20, 2011
December 20, 2011 Republican Lawmaker Wants More Fed Disclosure, Inflation Focus
BusinessWeek | December 20, 2011
December 20, 2011 Housing Starts Hit 1.5 Year High in November
Reuters | December 20, 2011
December 20, 2011 LPS: Delinquent Mortgages Rise in November
HousingWire | December 19, 2011
December 20, 2011 Will Home Prices Pop After They Hit Bottom? (Hint: Probably Not)
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2011
December 20, 2011 House GOP Unbending on Payroll Tax Deal
The Washington Post | December 19, 2011
December 20, 2011 Counseling Lowers Redefault Rate: Study
DSNews | December 19, 2011
December 20, 2011 Gen X and Gen Y Saving More Than Boomers
Reuters | December 19, 2011
December 20, 2011 Battle Over CFPB Snags Other Regulatory Nominations
American Banker | December 20, 2011
December 20, 2011 U.S. Stock-Index Futures Advance Before Housing-Starts Report
Bloomberg | December 20, 2011
December 19, 2011 Investigators Say 4 Members of the US House Got Discounted Loans from Countrywide
The Washington Post | December 19, 2011
December 19, 2011 Readers Lay Down the Law on Vacation Homes
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2011
December 19, 2011 A Push to Turn 'For Sale' Into 'Sold'
The Wall Street Journal | December 19, 2011
December 19, 2011 Payroll Tax Cut Extension in Doubt Amid House Republican Uproar
The Washington Post | December 16, 2011
December 19, 2011 Comparison of House, Senate Payroll Tax Cut Bills
The Washington Post | December 16, 2011
December 19, 2011 Mortgage Debt in the U.S. Continues to Contract
DS News | December 16, 2011
December 19, 2011 Nevada AG Sues LPS, Alleging Mishandled Mortgage Documentation
HousingWire | December 16, 2011
December 19, 2011 Pending CFPB Rule Could Lead to Flood of Foreclosure Challenges
HousingWire | December 16, 2011
December 19, 2011 SEC Charges Former GSE Execs with Securities Fraud
DS News | December 16, 2011
December 19, 2011 U.S. Housing Heals Even as its Damage Widens
Reuters | December 19, 2011
December 16, 2011 Spending Deal Reached, Averting Shutdown
The Washington Post | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Drop to Three-Year Low
Bloomberg | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 Median Home List Prices Rise 4.05% Over Last Year
HousingWire | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 House Panel Passes Garrett Proposal on Future Mortgage Securitizations
HousingWire | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 FHFA Extends Loan Data Implementation Deadline for GSEs
HousingWire | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 Wells Fargo, Citi Top Fannie List of Mortgage Servicers
HousingWire | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 Valuations and Sales Discounts Eat Away at Foreclosure Proceeds
DSNews | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 Helping Homeowners Dig Out
The New York Times | December 15, 2011
December 16, 2011 Fed Foreign Bank Lifelines May Reach $1 Trillion, Congress Told
BusinessWeek | December 16, 2011
December 15, 2011 Long-Term Flood Insurance Extension Included in Controversial Payroll Tax Cut Bill
December 15, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Matches All-Time Record Low at 3.94 Percent
December 15, 2011 CFPB Releases Second Round of Draft Settlement Disclosure Form
December 15, 2011 NAIC to Analyze Risk-Based Capital for Title Insurers
December 15, 2011 Discount Registration Offer for ALTA Conventions Ends Dec. 31
December 15, 2011 Louisiana Land Title Association Names Title Person of the Year
December 15, 2011 3-Pack Registration Offer Deadline is Dec. 31
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December 15, 2011 NextAce Co-Founder Rejoins Company
December 15, 2011 Market Movers: Glance at Top Gainers and Losers in Loans Closed
December 15, 2011 RealtyTrac Reports 14% Dip in Foreclosures, But New Wave Expected
HousingWire | December 14, 2011
December 15, 2011 Limited Household Formation Threatens Mortgage Market
HousingWire | December 14, 2011
December 15, 2011 Government Shutdown Preparations Begin as Funding Talks Stall
The Washington Post | December 14, 2011
December 15, 2011 Payroll Tax Talks Come to a Standstill
The Washington Post | December 15, 2011
December 15, 2011 Freddie: Low Mortgage Rates to Hang Around Next Year
The Wall Street Journal | December 14, 2011
December 15, 2011 Should 'Occupy' Promote Strategic Defaults?
The Wall Street Journal | December 15, 2011
December 15, 2011 GSEs Extend Appraisal Implementation Deadline
HousingWire | December 14, 2011
December 15, 2011 Economists Debate Financial Crisis Causes, Cures
The Wall Street Journal | December 15, 2011
December 15, 2011 Bernanke Tells Senators Fed Won’t Bail Out Europe
The Wall Street Journal | December 14, 2011
December 15, 2011 Mortgage Debt to Shrink Over Next Several Years: KBW
HousingWire | December 13, 2011
December 15, 2011 US House Panel Advances Mortgage-Market Overhaul
The Wall Street Journal | December 14, 2011
December 14, 2011 CFPB Releases Second Round of Draft Settlement Disclosure Form
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December 14, 2011 Republicans Oppose FHA Nominee Over Bailout Fears
The Wall Street Journal | December 13, 2011
December 14, 2011 Houses Passes Tax Break Bill Despite Veto Threat
The Washington Post | December 13, 2011
December 14, 2011 Payroll Tax Cut Passes House With Guarantee Fee Increase
HousingWire | December 13, 2011
December 14, 2011 Fed Takes No Action, Citing Signs of Moderate Growth
The New York Times | December 13, 2011
December 14, 2011 Mortgage Refinance Demand Jumped Last Week
Reuters | December 14, 2011
December 14, 2011 Small Businesses Plan to Increase Hiring
The New York Times | December 13, 2011
December 14, 2011 Attorneys General Expect to Reach Settlement Before Christmas
DSNews | December 13, 2011
December 14, 2011 Borrowers May Give Up Future Claims in Foreclosure Reviews
HousingWire | December 13, 2011
December 13, 2011 Housing Bust to Look Worse With Sales Revised
The Wall Street Journal | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 FHFA Sues City of Chicago over Vacant Property Ordinance
DSNews | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 Shop for Title Insurance and Closing Services
Fox Business | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 Getting Escrow Funds Released No Easy Deed
New Jersey Business | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 Surging Student Loan Debt Threatens Homeownership
HousingWire | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 GOP Payroll Tax Cut Package Vote Set for Tuesday
The Washington Post | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 Congress Edges Toward a Compromise on Spending
The Washington Post | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 Survey Seeks Viewpoints on Public Records White Paper
December 13, 2011 Stewart Names New Operations Head for Mid-Atlantic states
December 13, 2011 Principal Reduction Outpaces Short Sales Under HAMP
HousingWire | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 Washington Prepares to Use Fannie and Freddie as a Gift Card
HousingWire | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 U.S Home Buyers Beware - This Is Not Your Father's Housing Market
International Business Times | December 11, 2011
December 13, 2011 Federal Reserve Report: Home Flipping Drove Housing Bubble in Nevada, California, Other States
The Washington Post | December 12, 2011
December 13, 2011 The Docket: California Suit Addresses Lien Priority in Race State
December 13, 2011 TitleVest Announces Strategic Partnership with Real Estate Board of New York
December 13, 2011 Software Provider Offers New Foreclosure Processing Service
December 13, 2011 Congress Nears Six-Month Flood Insurance Extension
December 13, 2011 House to Markup GSE Reform Bill
December 12, 2011 This Week in Congress - December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 U.S. Growth Is No Deterrent for Rally in Treasuries
Bloomberg | December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 BofA Developing Foreclosure Rental Programs to Deal with Distressed Properties
HousingWire | December 9, 2011
December 12, 2011 JPMorgan Warns Home Prices Face Another 5% Decline
HousingWire | December 9, 2011
December 12, 2011 FHFA Reviews GSE Mortgage Servicer Contracts
HousingWire | December 9, 2011
December 12, 2011 Why Do Banks Fail Together In A Crisis?
CNBC | December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 Gobbledygook or Not, It's Still Credit
The Washington Post | December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 What Went Wrong with Foreclosure Aid Programs?
USA Today | December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 Graham Says Watchdog Agency 'Something Out of the Stalinist Era'
The Washington Post | December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 Thinking Deeply On Risky Lending
The Wall Street Journal | December 11, 2011
December 12, 2011 Bank Credit Highest Since Before Lehman Bankruptcy as Expansion Continues
Bloomberg | December 11, 2011
December 12, 2011 Obama Unlikely to Get Opportunity to Appoint Cordray in Recess
BusinessWeek | December 12, 2011
December 9, 2011 Should Fannie, Freddie Help Pay for Tax Relief?.
The Wall Street Journal | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 How Speculators Poured Fuel on the Housing Fire
The Wall Street Journal | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 NY Fed: House Flippers Contributed to Bust and Boom
HousingWire | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Industry Approaches 1M Loan Modifications This Year
DSNews | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Loans for Multifamily Homes
The New York Times | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Third Quarter Mortgage Banker Production Profits Improved with Higher Origination Volumes and Favorable Secondary Gains
MBA | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Dueling Payroll Tax Measures Fail
The Washington Post | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Nominee Blocked, Obama Lashes Out at GOP
The Washington Post | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Is the Housing Bust About to Slam City Budgets?
The Wall Street Journal | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 BofA: Obama Refinancing-Plan Details Trouble
Bloomberg | December 8, 2011
December 9, 2011 Capital One Spent $330,000 Lobbying in 3rd Qtr
BusinessWeek | December 8, 2011
December 8, 2011 Title Industry Operating Income Up 1.7 Percent
December 8, 2011 Cordray Nomination to Head CFPB Fails in Senate
December 8, 2011 First American Settles Claims Suit With Bank of America, Fiserv
December 8, 2011 Consumer Concerns Stabilize in November as Home Price Expectations Improve
December 8, 2011 Mortgage Rates Stay Low Helping to Keep Housing Affordability High
December 8, 2011 Stewart Appoints New Executive Team
December 8, 2011 System to Identify Recording Jurisdictions Under 30-Day Comment Period
December 8, 2011 Data Examines Average Down Payments
December 8, 2011 Republican Proposes New Corporation to Replace Fannie, Freddie
The Wall Street Journal | December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011 Senate Nears Consumer Agency Vote
The Washington Post | December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011 New Housing Data Not Totally Downbeat
The Wall Street Journal | December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011 Falling Mortgage Debt Erodes Spending as Wealth Effect Fades
Bloomberg | December 8, 2011
December 8, 2011 House Bill Proposes 1-year Limit on Foreclosure Deficiencies
HousingWire | December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011 Obama Hires New Head of Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force
HousingWire | December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Decrease to Lowest Level in Nine Months
Blooomberg | December 8, 2011
December 8, 2011 Housing Scorecard Reports Mixed Signals, Atlanta Suffers
HousingWire | December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. at Lowest in Nine Months
Bloomberg | December 8, 2011
December 8, 2011 Partisan Divide Spells Defeat for Obama Nominee to Head New Consumer Protection Bureau
The Washington Post | December 8, 2011
December 8, 2011 Trade Groups, Lawmakers Continue Fight for Flood Insurance Reform
HousingWire | December 7, 2011
December 7, 2011 Recycle Homes to Fix America's Housing Crisis
The Washington Post | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Regulators Face Grilling on Dodd-Frank
The Washington Post | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Connecticut Supreme Court Upholds MERS Standing as Nominee of Mortgage
HousingWire | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Share of Delinquent Commercial Mortgage-Backed Loans Declines
The Wall Street Journal | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 GOP Divided on Payroll Tax Cut
The Washington Post | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Fed Disputes Report of Secret Help
The Washington Post | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Mortgage Applications Jumped Last Week: MBA
Reuters | December 7, 2011
December 7, 2011 Wage Hikes Force Tough Choices
The Wall Street Journal | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 HARP Mortgage Refinancing up 20% in September
HousingWire | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Senate GOP Blocks Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Chief Appointment to Force Change to Bureau
ABC News | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Are There Really Two Housing Markets?
CNBC | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 Treasury Slammed for Lack of Mortgage Market Reform
The Wall Street Journal | December 6, 2011
December 7, 2011 HARP Mortgage Refinancing Up 20% in September
HousingWire | December 6, 2011
December 6, 2011 ALTA Task Force Meets With CFPB; Shares Concerns of Draft Final Disclosure
December 6, 2011 Audio of First Am v. Edwards U.S. Supreme Court RESPA Case Available
December 6, 2011 MBA Completes Management Transition of MISMO
December 6, 2011 Stewart Adds Exec to National Business Team
December 6, 2011 Federal Agencies Form Task Force to Combat Mortgage Modification Scams
December 6, 2011 Stewart National Title Names Commercial Underwriting Counsel in D.C.
December 6, 2011 ALTA CPL Forms Published as Final
December 6, 2011 Goldman: Housing Market Bottom Is Really, Finally (Almost) Here
The Wall Street Journal | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 New Jersey Foreclosures Wait in the Wings as Court Deliberates Key Case
HousingWire | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 White House Launches Media Blitz to Push Consumer Bureau Nominee
CBS News | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 September Home Prices Dip 1.2% in LPS Home Price Index
HousingWire | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 Senate Democrats Offer New Tax Plan
The Washington Post | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 What Happens in the U.S. if the Euro Zone Fails? It Won’t be Pretty
The Washington Post | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 More than One-third of Small Illinois Banks Consider Sale, Merger
HousingWire | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 Credit Card Nation Redux
Forbes | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 No Housing Plan From Newt
U.S. News & World Report | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 Occupy Wall Street Takes on the Housing Crisis
CNN Money | December 5, 2011
December 6, 2011 Mortgage Lenders Can't Blame Martha Coakley
The Boston Globe | December 5, 2011
December 5, 2011 White House Pushes for Confirmation of Consumer Watchdog Nominee
The Washington Post | December 4, 2011
December 5, 2011 Congress Faces Pivotal Week on Stimulus, Spending Measures
The Washington Post | December 5, 2011
December 5, 2011 GMAC Counters Lawsuit with Decision to Pull Lending in Massachusetts
DSNews | December 2, 2011
December 5, 2011 Real Estate Professionals Slightly Prefer Mitt Romney: HomeGain
HousingWire | December 3, 2011
December 5, 2011 REO Investors Squeezing Out Owner-Occupants
HousingWire | December 2, 2011
December 5, 2011 Commentary: Jobs Report Bodes Well for Housing
The Wall Street Journal | December 2, 2011
December 5, 2011 Ousted Los Angeles Housing Chief got $1.2 Million Payout
The Washingt9on Post | December 4, 2011
December 5, 2011 Small Business Job Creator's Battle with Banks
CBS News | December 3, 2011
December 2, 2011 Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.6 Percent, Lowest in 2 1/2 Years, as Hiring Improves
The Washington Post | December 2, 2011
December 2, 2011 Congress Worries FHA Could Be ‘Fannie, Freddie, the Sequel’
The Wall Street Journal | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 GSEs Set Holiday Eviction Moratorium Dates
HousingWire | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Average Time to Foreclose Sets New Record of 631 Days
HousingWire | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Massachusetts Sues Five Largest Servicers and MERS
DSNews | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 HUD Considers FHA Mortgage Premium Increase
HousingWire | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Senate Democrats Plan Vote on Consumer Watchdog
The Wall Street Journal | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Expiration of Jobless Benefits Sparks Debate
The Washington Post | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Payroll Extension Proposals from Both Parties Fail in Senate
The Washington Post | December 2, 2011
December 2, 2011 Time to Accelerate the Housing Recovery
The New York Times | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Ten Days of Secret Planning to Rescue Markets
Reuters | December 1, 2011
December 2, 2011 Geithner: Liquidity Moves to Help Preserve Growth
Bloomberg | December 1, 2011
December 1, 2011 ALTA Reports Title Premiums Dip 4.6 percent
December 1, 2011 ALTA Member Exclusive Benefit: Title Insurance Education Articles
December 1, 2011 ServiceLink Announces New President
December 1, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Settles in at 4 Percent
December 1, 2011 RedVision Announces Director of Sales for Mid-Atlantic Region
December 1, 2011 Southern California Chapter of PREP Holds First Meeting
December 1, 2011 MICA Says FHA Should Immediately Increase Premiums to the Limit
HousingWire | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 Congress Calls for Principal Reductions from GSEs
DS News | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 Pending Real Estate Sales Index Rises 9.2%
Inman News | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Spend More Than $640G on Conference
FOX News | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 Home Refinancing and Multifamily Demand on the Rise: Beige Book
HousingWire | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 HUD Secretary Testifies on Federal Housing Loan Program
C-SPAN | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 Consumer Agency Logs 5,000 Credit Card Complaints in First Months
Los Angeles Times | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 5 Homebuilders With the Brightest Outlook for 2012
CNBC | November 30, 2011
December 1, 2011 Jobless Claims Edge Up to 402,000
HousingWire | December 1, 2011
November 30, 2011 Fewer Underwater Borrowers, But Housing Keeps Sinking
The Wall Street Journal | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Mortgage Applications Tumbled Last Week: MBA
Reuters | November 30, 2011
November 30, 2011 FHFA: Home Prices Mostly Flat in Third Quarter, and Down From Year Ago
HousingWire | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Barney Frank Says Dodd-Frank Likely Safe Without Him
Reuters | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Jump in Confidence Suggests Consumers Tuning Out Washington
The Wall Street Journal | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Report Charges FHFA for Ignoring Rep and Warranty Concerns at Freddie
HousingWire | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Central Banks Expand System of 'Swapping' Money to Ease Credit Crunch
The Washington Post | November 30, 2011
November 30, 2011 When Home Is Where the Hotel Is
The Wall Street Journal | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Housing Recovery Hinges on Household-Formation Gain, Case Says
BusinessWeek | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 A New Shot at Mortgage Relief
The New York Times | November 29, 2011
November 30, 2011 Housing Slump Continues — But the Momentum is Slowing
Time | November 29, 2011
November 29, 2011 U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments in RESPA Case
November 29, 2011 Access to Public Land Records: The Battle Continues
November 29, 2011 Demotech Says Title Underwriters Ready to Support Real Estate Recovery
November 29, 2011 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Maximum Loan Limits Set for 2012
November 29, 2011 TSS Software Continues Growth With Management Promotions, New Hire
November 29, 2011 Urban Lending Solutions Names President
November 29, 2011 Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies Seeks Title Insurance Analyst
November 29, 2011 Barney Frank’s Retirement: What it Means for House Financial Services Panel
The Washington Post | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 Democratic Rep. Barney Frank of Massachusetts Won’t Seek Reelection
The Washington Post | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 New-Home Sales Rise; Prices Fall
The New York Times | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 U.S. City Home Prices Probably Fell More Slowly
Bloomberg | November 29, 2011
November 29, 2011 NAR Expects Some Commercial Real Estate Growth Next Year
HousingWire | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 Once ‘Ugly’ Property Management Grows as U.S. Home Rentals Surge
Bloomberg | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 Fed Records First Rise in New Mortgage Delinquencies in a Year
DSNews | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 Hispanic Households Grow, Accounting for More Than Half of New Homeowners
HousingWire | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 Consumer Bureau's Request for $28M Raises Eyebrows
The Washington Times | November 28, 2011
November 29, 2011 How Paulson Gave Hedge Funds Advance Word
Bloomberg | November 28, 2011
November 28, 2011 Stronger Lure for Home Buyers
The Wall Street Journal | November 26, 2011
November 28, 2011 Dealers See Fed Buying $545B Mortgage Bonds
Bloomberg | November 28, 2011
November 28, 2011 S&P: 45 Months to Clear Shadow Inventory
HousingWire | November 23, 2011
November 28, 2011 Mortgage Rates Edge Down, ARMs Reach New Lows
HousingWire | November 24, 2011
November 28, 2011 Higher Loan Limits Transform FHA Into Key Source of Financing
The Los Angeles Times | November 27, 2011
November 28, 2011 Without California, AG Settlement May Be Reduced
DSNews | November 23, 2011
November 28, 2011 Secret Fed Loans Gave Banks Undisclosed $13B
Bloomberg | November 27, 2011
November 28, 2011 Banks Tap Government for Security Against Hackers
Wall Street Cheat Sheet | November 26, 2011
November 28, 2011 Real Estate Professionals Say Washington Remains Strong, but Federal Cuts Loom
The Washington Post | November 26, 2011
November 28, 2011 Embattled D.C. Housing Agency Tightens HUD Projects' Oversight
The Washington Post | November 25, 2011
November 27, 2011 This Week in Congress - November 28, 2011
November 23, 2011 Broad Tax Cut and Long-term Unemployment Benefits Still Up in the Air for 2012
The Washington Post | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 Revised GDP Figures Offer Hope for Final Three Months of 2011
The Washington Post | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 The Fannie Mae Quagmire
CNN Money | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 Freddie Mac Maximum Loan Limits Set For 2012
The Sacramento Bee | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 Loan Limits Steady, Except in Connecticut
The Wall Street Journal | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 AIG Mortgage Unit to Waive Some Rights Under Refinancing Plan
BusinessWeek | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 Fed Seeks to Boost Banks With Stress Tests
Bloomberg | November 23, 2011
November 23, 2011 Fed Considers More Easing as Housing Weighs on Recovery
HousingWire | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 Lawmaker Wants Original Copies of Foreclosure Review Letters
HousingWire | November 22, 2011
November 23, 2011 Banks Chip Away at REO Inventory
HousingWire | November 22, 2011
November 22, 2011 November 2011 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook
November 22, 2011 ALTA Convinces Freddie Mac to Modify Short Sale Affidavit
November 22, 2011 ALTA Member Company Named Among Top Workplaces in Michigan
November 22, 2011 Software Developer Adds to Strategic Planning Team
November 22, 2011 WFG National Title Grows Default Services Group
November 22, 2011 Housing Inventories Fall to New Four-Year Low in October
The Wall Street Journal | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 Government's Role in Housing Finance a Difficult Balance
The Washington Post | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 Existing Home Sales Rise, Contracting Issues Prevent Full Rebound
HousingWire | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 What Panel’s Failure Could Mean for Economy
The Washington Post | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 Debt Panel Leaders Concede Defeat
The Washington Post | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 Housing Market at Bottom, Few Borrowers Qualify for HAMP: John Burns
HousingWire | November 22, 2011
November 22, 2011 Births at 11-Year Low May Prolong Five-Year Housing Slump
BusinessWeek | November 22, 2011
November 22, 2011 U.S. Banks Head for Record High Spending on Lobbyists
The Vancouver Sun | November 22, 2011
November 22, 2011 Analysis: Wall St. Banks Wonder if They are Shrinking for Good
The Wall Street Journal | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 Freddie: HARP Changes to Boost Originations Nearly $300 Billion
HousingWire | November 21, 2011
November 22, 2011 ALTA RESPA Task Force Comments on First Round of Draft Final Disclosure
November 21, 2011 This Week in Congress - November 21, 2011
November 21, 2011 Country Grammar: The Value of a Poshly Named Street
The Wall Street Journal | November 20, 2011
November 21, 2011 Freddie Clamps Down on Short Sale Fraud
HousingWire | November 19, 2011
November 21, 2011 Is the Housing Crash Fueling Suburbanization?
The Wall Street Journal | November 20, 2011
November 21, 2011 Congressman vows to push higher conforming loan limits for GSEs
HousingWire | November 19, 2011
November 21, 2011 30% of FHA Mortgage Modifications Redefault Within a Year
HousingWire | November 19, 2011
November 21, 2011 $1B Homeowner Program Mainly Benefited 3 States
USA Today | November 20, 2011
November 21, 2011 Fitch Expects Commercial Properties to Fare Better in 2012
HousingWire | November 19, 2011
November 21, 2011 Economic Events Coming This Week
The Washington Post | November 20, 2011
November 21, 2011 Supercommittee Members Brace for Failure
The Washington Post | November 20, 2011
November 18, 2011 Lawmakers to Restore Higher FHA Loan Limits
The Washington Post | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 Questions for Homeowners in Foreclosure Scandal
NBC News | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 Nevada AG Files Criminal Charges for Robo-Signing
DSNews | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 Foreclosures in U.S. Rise for First Time in a Year as Lender Backlogs Ease
Bloomberg | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 High-End Hits the Auction Block
The Wall Street Journal | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 Housing starts in the U.S. rose 5.1% in October
Los Angeles Times | November 18, 2011
November 18, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Tentacles Embraced many in Washington
Reuters | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 U.S. Regulators Clarify Bank Asset Size Rules Under Dodd-Frank
BusinessWeek | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 Fewer Mortgages Going Bad but Foreclosures Expected to Increase
Los Angeles Times | November 17, 2011
November 18, 2011 House Approves Bill Averting Government Shutdown
San Francisco Chronicle | November 17, 2011
November 17, 2011 Housing Affordability Hovers Near Record Levels for 10th Consecutive Quarter
November 17, 2011 Michigan Supreme Court Rules in Favor of ALTA-Supported MERS Case
November 17, 2011 Another Extension of Flood Program Imminent
November 17, 2011 Title Company Sues Bank After Cyber Attack Results in $200K Loss
November 17, 2011 Stewart Title’s Florida Underwriting Counsel Honored by FLTA
November 17, 2011 30-Year Mortgage Averages at or Below 4 Percent for Third Consecutive Week
November 17, 2011 Investors Title Company Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results
November 17, 2011 Deadline Friday to Submit Session Proposals for Business Strategies, Agents Forums
November 17, 2011 Homebuilders Target The In-Laws -- and Dogs
Bloomberg | November 17, 2011
November 17, 2011 Michigan Supreme Court Gives Green Light to MERS
HousingWire | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 As New Graduates Return to Nest, Economy Also Feels the Pain
The New York Times | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 U.S. New Home Starts Likely Slowed in October
Bloomberg | November 17, 2011
November 17, 2011 One Antidote to Foreclosures: Good Schools.
The Wall Street Journal | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 Gingrich on Defensive Over Freddie Mac Fees
The New York Times | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 HARP 2.0 Matches Mortgage Market Expectations
HousingWire | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 The Housing Lobby Strikes Again
The Wall Street Journal | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 Why Wall Street's Layoffs Are More Serious Than You Think
Forbes | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 Lower Mortgage Rates Help Homebuilders Feel Less Pessimistic but Housing Market Remains Weak
The Washington Post | November 17, 2011
November 17, 2011 Debt Talks Enter a New Phase
The Washington Post | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 Real Estate: Why Home Prices Won't Bottom Out
Reuters | November 16, 2011
November 17, 2011 Allied Home Mortgage’s FHA Privileges Reinstated by Judge
Bloomberg | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 GSEs Release Guidance on HARP Changes
HousingWire | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Will Congress Give Depleted FHA More Market Share?
The Wall Street Journal | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 GAO Gives CFPB High Marks in First Financial Audit
American Banker | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Freddie Mac Raises Bar for Refinancing with Home-Equity Debt
BusinessWeek | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Federal Prosecution Of Financial Fraud Falls To 20-Year Low, New Report Shows
Huffington Post | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Mortgage Applications Fell 10% Last Week, Industry Group Says
FOX News | November 16, 2011
November 16, 2011 FHA Audit Sees Possible Bailout Need
The New York Times | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 A State-by-State Look at Long Road to Jobs Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | November 14, 2011
November 16, 2011 Supercommittee Members Face Rising Pressure from All Sides
The Washington Post | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Snapshot reaction to MERS 2.0
HousingWire | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Congress to Vote on FHA Loan Limit Hike, GSEs Left Out
HousingWire | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 New Consumer Agency Beefs Up Its Staff
The New York Times | November 15, 2011
November 16, 2011 Wells Fargo Says 80 May Be the New 65 for Retirees
Bloomberg | November 17, 2011
November 15, 2011 Title and Settlement Agents Must Remember to Comply with OFAC Regulations
November 15, 2011 More Than 95 Percent of Refinancing Borrowers Choose Fixed-Rate Mortgages
November 15, 2011 Survey: Title, Lending Industries Developing Strategies for RESPA Regs
November 15, 2011 MISMO’s Title Workgroup to Meet During January 2012 Trimester Meeting
November 15, 2011 Stewart Title Aims to Provide On-Demand Access to Real Estate Info
November 15, 2011 ServiceLink Names General Counsel, Adds Exec to Default Team
November 15, 2011 Market Movers: Glance at Top Gainers and Losers in Loans Closed
November 15, 2011 Lawmakers Near Deal on Raising FHA Loan Limits
The Wall Street Journal | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 LPS: Prices Are 28.3% Below Peak in Mid-2006
DSNews | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 How to Figure the Fuzzy Math of Internet Home Values
The Wall Street Journal | November 15, 2011
November 15, 2011 FHA Undercapitalized By Up to $100 Billion: Wharton Report
HousingWire | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 Fed Economists: 2012 Recession Odds Top 50%
Bloomberg | November 15, 2011
November 15, 2011 Freddie Mac Sells Record-Number REO at 94% of Market Value
HousingWire | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 Negotiators Approve Spending Package
The Washington Post | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 Freddie to Help Servicers Automate New Mortgage Mods
HousingWire | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 Lender Liability Rule Key to Mortgage Refi Due Tuesday
Chicago Tribune | November 14, 2011
November 15, 2011 Sen. Scott Brown Parts Ways with Senate GOP on Consumer Bureau
The Hill | November 14, 2011
November 14, 2011 How Many Homes Are in Trouble?
The Wall Street Journal | November 11, 2011
November 14, 2011 Gen X Takes The Housing Hit; Boomers Only Grazed
NPR | November 14, 2011
November 14, 2011 Housing to Gradually Improve in 2012, NAR Economist Says
HousingWire | November 11, 2011
November 14, 2011 Risk Rises for Housing Agency
The Wall Street Journal | November 11, 2011
November 14, 2011 On Supercommittee, Growing Doubts About Reaching a Debt Deal
The Washington Post | November 13, 2011
November 14, 2011 Battle Over Regulation Comes Down to Jobs
The Washington Post | November 14, 2011
November 14, 2011 Condo Associations Struggle to Meet Stricter FHA Guidelines
HousingWire | November 12, 2011
November 14, 2011 Need to Bank? Phone It In
The Wall Street Journal | November 14, 2011
November 14, 2011 Mortgage Scams in a Weak Housing Market
The Wall Street Journal | November 14, 2011
November 14, 2011 Three Servicers Pledge to Abide by Fair Servicing Standards
DSNews | November 11, 2011
November 13, 2011 This Week in Congress - November 14, 2011
November 10, 2011 NAIC Focuses on Improving Title Industry Oversight
November 10, 2011 ALTA Urges Congress to Restore Conforming Loan Limits Through 2013
November 10, 2011 The Docket: Wisconsin Court Restores Certain Landowner Rights to Abandoned Rights-of-Way
November 10, 2011 Plan Your 2012 Conference Schedule Now and Save
November 10, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Averages 3.99 Percent
November 10, 2011 ALTA Member Company Employee Honored for Tennis Skills With National Award
November 10, 2011 Congress Weighs Home-loan Limits
The Washington Post | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Plan Your 2012 Conference Schedule Now and Save
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November 10, 2011 Corker Introduces Senate Bill to Wind Down Fannie, Freddie
BusinessWeek | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Americans Consider Housing Policy in 2012 Election
DSNews | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 GOP Candidates Offer Their Cure for What Ails Housing
HousingWire | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Monthly Mortgage Payment Almost 40% Cheaper Than 2006
HousingWire | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Foreclosure Activity Increases for Third Straight Month
DSNews | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Home Prices Fall in Nearly 75% of Metros.
The Wall Street Journal | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Lawmakers Target Fannie, Freddie Pay
The Wall Street Journal | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Ginnie Mae Calls 2011 'Best Year Yet'
HousingWire | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Looking to Buy Property? Check With the Postal Service
The Washington Post | November 9, 2011
November 10, 2011 Debt-Reduction Talks Sputter Along
The Washington Post | November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 CFPB Reveals Larger Prototype Mortgage Form for Public Scrutiny
HousingWire | November 8, 2011
November 9, 2011 Designing the Mortgage Form of the Future.
The Wall Street Journal | November 8, 2011
November 9, 2011 Mortgage Applications Jump 10.3% as Interest Rates Decline
HousingWire | November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 Housing Market Looks Fine From Here
The Wall Street Journal | November 8, 2011
November 9, 2011 Foreclosure Backlogs Could Take Decades to Clear Out
USA Today | November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 Supercommittee Said to Weigh Republican Plan on U.S. Tax Breaks, Medicare
Bloomberg | November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 Wealthy Qualifying for Loans Intended for Low-Income Borrowers
Bloomberg | November 8, 2011
November 9, 2011 Governments on the Prowl
The Wall Street Journal | November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 Fannie Mae Needs Bigger Lifeline
CNN Money | November 8, 2011
November 9, 2011 Holiday Travelers Should Expect Higher Airfares and Packed Planes
The Los Angeles Times | November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 House Republican Chairman Invites DeMarco to Testify
The Hill | November 8, 2011
November 8, 2011 Improving Markets Index Expands to 30 Metros in November
November 8, 2011 ClosingCorp, October Research Develop Strategic Relationship
November 8, 2011 CFPB Unveils Initial Drafts of Closing Disclosure
November 8, 2011 ALTA RESPA Task Force Addresses Concerns Over Initial Mortgage Disclosure
November 8, 2011 ALTA Members Give Title 101 Presentation to NAIC Regulators
November 8, 2011 WFG National Title Names Bapodra to Lead TitleNet
November 8, 2011 New Platform Provides Access to Industry Vendors
November 8, 2011 How Appraisals are Derailing Home Sales
The Wall Street Journal | November 7, 2011
November 8, 2011 Home Prices Slip in September: CoreLogic
Reuters | November 7, 2011
November 8, 2011 Nevada Foreclosure Filings Dry Up After ‘Robo-Signing’ Law.
The Wall Street Journal | November 7,2011
November 8, 2011 White House, Agencies Cut Red-Tape for Some Multifamily Housing Developers
HousingWire | November 7, 2011
November 8, 2011 CFPB to Provide Advance Warning of Possible Enforcement Actions
HousingWire | November 7, 2011
November 8, 2011 Foreclosure Starts Rise as Servicers Process Backlog of Delinquent Loans
DSNews | October 7, 2011
November 8, 2011 SEC Urgently Working Dodd-Frank into Reality
HousingWire | November 6, 2011
November 7, 2011 Lobbying Titans Square Off Over Loan Limits
The Wall Street Journal | November 4, 2011
November 7, 2011 Home Price Growth Has Dissipated With the Summer Heat: Clear Capital
DSNews | November 4, 2011
November 7, 2011 First-Time Defaults in Private-Label MBS Edge Up in October
HousingWire | November 4, 2011
November 7, 2011 California AG Pushes FHFA for Principal Reductions
HousingWire | October 5, 2011
November 7, 2011 More Problems are Found With Home Buyer Tax Credits
The Los Angeles Times | November 6, 2011
November 7, 2011 USDA Mortgages an Affordable Option
NASDAQ | November 5, 2011
November 7, 2011 Lower Mortgage-loan Limit has Yet to Kill Off Market
The Seattle Times | November 7, 2011
November 7, 2011 Finding More Flaws in HUD's Accounting of HOME Program
The Washington Post | November 6, 2011
November 4, 2011 U.S. Payrolls Rose in October; Jobless Rate 9%
Bloomberg | November 4, 2011
November 4, 2011 American Land Title Association Names New President
HousingWire | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 HAMP Mods Spike at Mortgage Servicers Despite Tighter Rules
HousingWire | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 Freddie Could Take More Than a Decade to Unload REO Inventory
HousingWire | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 Jobs Report Expected to Show Slow Growth
The Washington Post | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 Investors, Be Wary of These Real-Estate Deals
The Wall Street Journal | November 4, 2011
November 4, 2011 New Law Will Let Cubans Buy and Sell Real Estate for First Time in Half-Century
November 4, 2011 Freddie Mac Loses $6 Billion in Quarter
The New York Times | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 U.S. Mulling Wider Mortgage Refinancing Help
Reuters | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 D.C. Area Housing Market Feels the Pinch from Lower Jumbo Mortgage Limits
The Washington Post | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 Freddie Mac Has Wider Loss, Seeks $6 Billion From Treasury
BusinessWeek | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 Consumer Watchdog Nomination 'Held Hostage' - W.House
Reuters | November 3, 2011
November 4, 2011 Reverse Mortgages can be Good Option for Seniors
The Washington Post | November 3, 2011
November 3, 2011 Senate Bill Would Require Lenders to Consider Home Energy Costs in Underwriting Process
November 3, 2011 House Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Housing Finance Reform Legislation
November 3, 2011 Stewart Appoints New CEO, Chairman of the Board
November 3, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Averages 4 Percent
November 3, 2011 Former ALTA President Joins Stewart Title
November 3, 2011 Colorado-Based Title Company Wins Five-Year HUD Contract
November 3, 2011 131 Lawmakers Push for Higher GSE Jumbo Mortgage Limits
HousingWire | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Senators Press for Wider HARP 2.0
HousingWire | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 That New Renter? Probably a Single Mom.
The Wall Street Journal | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Pending Home Sales Decreases by 4.6%
Bloomberg | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Consumer Bureau Defends 100 First Days to GOP Critics
The Hill | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Fed Sees Weaker Economic Growth
The Washington Post | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Home-Ownership Rate Climbs: Blip or Early Trend?
The Wall Street Journal | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 NAR Adds Foreign Market to Online Listings
HousingWire | November 3, 2011
November 3, 2011 Consumer Bureau Defends 100 First Days to GOP Critics
The Hill | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Housing Could Be Key to Stronger U.S. Rebound
Reuters | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Dems Question Housing Chief on his Ability to Provide more Mortgage Relief
The hill | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Homeownership Near 13-Year Low as Mortgage Rules Crimp Sales
BusinessWeek | November 2, 2011
November 3, 2011 Want to Speak at ALTA’s Agents & Abstracters Forums?
November 2, 2011 U.S. to Review 4 million Foreclosures
The Washington Post | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 LPS: Foreclosures Delinquent an Average of 624 Days
HousingWire | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 Strategic Default Risk Growing for Negative Equity Jumbo Mortgages
HousingWire | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 Blueprint for a New American Home
The Wall Street Journal | November 2, 2011
November 2, 2011 Home Building Spurs 2nd Straight Monthly Increase
The Washington Post | November 2, 2011
November 2, 2011 Fed Lays Ground for More Large-Scale Asset Purchases
Bloomberg | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 Senate Approves Partial Spending Measure
The Washington Post | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 CFPB Now Employs 700 Staffers
HousingWire | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 Private Sector Adds 110,000 Jobs in October
Reuters | November 2, 2011
November 2, 2011 U.S. Consumer Bureau to Streamline Rules From Other Agencies
Bloomberg | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 Mortgage Bond Prices Show Refinancing Limits
Bloomberg | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 More Bad News from the Housing Market: The Ticker
Bloomberg | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 Republican Senator Calls on Obama to Cancel Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Bonuses
FOX News | November 1, 2011
November 2, 2011 U.S. Sues Allied Home Mortgage for Lending Fraud
Bloomberg | November 1, 2011
November 1, 2011 ALTA Approves Updated Statement Regarding Cost of Public Records
November 1, 2011 Survey Finds Five Homebuying Myths
November 1, 2011 VA Announces Funding Fee Refund Procedures
November 1, 2011 Former FDIC Chair to Address State Regulators
November 1, 2011 Regional Underwriter Announces Promotions, Additions
November 1, 2011 PRIA Elects Officers and Directors
November 1, 2011 ALTA Member Benefit Tools
November 1, 2011 HUD Suspends Allied Home Mortgage
November 1, 2011 CoreLogic Expects HARP 2.0 to Help Hardest-Hit Housing Markets
HousingWire | October 31, 2011
November 1, 2011 Fed, With Few Bullets Left, Unlikely to Act on Housing
MSNBC | November 1, 2011
November 1, 2011 State Attorneys General and Servicers Set to Strike $25B Settlement
DSNews | October 31, 2011
November 1, 2011 Freddie Mac Replaces Chairman as CEO Haldeman Steps Down
The Hill | October 31, 2011
November 1, 2011 Fed Mulls How to Share its Goals
The Washington Post | October 31, 2011
November 1, 2011 Selling Homes Near Dead People
The Wall Street Journal | October 31, 2011
November 1, 2011 Economist: ARMs Not as Risky as Some Think
DSNews | October 31, 2011
November 1, 2011 Freddie Mac Calls for $100 Billion in Annual Multifamily Investment
HousingWire | November 1, 2011
November 1, 2011 Top Housing Regulator Says He Lacks Authority for Foreclosure Relief
The Hill | October 31, 2011
October 31, 2011 Handling High Closing Costs
The New York Times | October 27, 2011
October 31, 2011 NAR Adds Multifamily to Online Listings
HousingWire | October 29, 2011
October 31, 2011 U.S. Economy Revives as Consumers Still Spend
Bloomberg | October 30, 2011
October 31, 2011 Credit Unions Pounce After Banks Raise Fees
The Washington Post | October 30, 2011
October 31, 2011 Fed May Look to Aid Flailing Housing Market
Reuters | October 28, 2011
October 31, 2011 In Real Estate, Simple Wins
The Wall Street Journal | October 29, 2011
October 31, 2011 The Most (and Least) Expensive Cities
The Wall Street Journal | October 28, 2011
October 31, 2011 Wall Street Reform Law Bogged Down
October 30, 2011 | Politico
October 31, 2011 Regulator Rebuts Critics on Housing Help
Reuters | October 30, 2011
October 31, 2011 California State Housing Agency Reverses on Foreclosures
Los Angeles Times | October 28, 2011
October 30, 2011 This Week in Congress - October 31, 2011
October 28, 2011 Loan Limit Battle Looms For House Republicans
The Wall Street Journal | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Big Four Set to Participate in HARP 2.0
DSNews | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Republican Blueprints Mortgage Market Without Fannie, Freddie
HousingWire | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Senators Press Obama for Swifter REO Strategy
HousingWire | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Americans ‘Hooked on Government’ as Record Number Get Benefits
Bloomberg | October 28, 2011
October 28, 2011 U.S. Economy Picks Up Pace, Averting a Stall
The New York Times | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Boehner Rejects Democrats’ $3 trillion Deficit Reduction Proposal to ‘Supercommittee’
The Washington Post | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Delaware Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against MERS
HousingWire | October 27, 2011
October 28, 2011 Obama has No Magic Wand to Solve the Housing Crisis
The Hill | October 28, 2011
October 27, 2011 First American Title Segment Reports Q3 Profit
October 27, 2011 Old Republic's Title Division Posts Positive Results in Third Quarter
October 27, 2011 Stewart Earnings Improve in Latest Quarter
October 27, 2011 California Amends Mortgage Loan Originator Licensing Requirements
October 27, 2011 Wisconsin Title Agent wins iPad for Best Video at ALTA Annual Convention
October 27, 2011 North American Title Names Texas Regional Counsel
October 27, 2011 Fixed Mortgage Rates Change Little
October 27, 2011 FIO Director Says Agency Cannot Be a Full-Blown Regulator
October 27, 2011 Bipartisan Housing Panel Aims for Comprehensive Solution
The Hill | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Regulator Said to Mull Forgiving Mortgage Debt
Chicago Tribune | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Freddie Mac CEO, Chairman Step Down
The Washington Post | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Real Estate Agents Go All Out to Market Luxury Homes
The Los Angeles Times | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 GDP Expected to Have Strong Quarter
The Washington Post | October 27, 2011
October 27, 2011 'Supercommittee' Showing Signs of Life
The Washington Post | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Texas Counties Consider Suing MERS Over Mortgage Assignments, Filing Fees
HousingWire | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Players Expect Slow Recovery in 2012
The Los Angeles Times | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Fannie Mae Multifamily MBS Issuance Surpasses 2010 Levels
HousingWire | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Share of Americans on the Move Falls to New Historic Low Amid Continuing Housing and Job Woes
The Washington Post | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 Experts: Housing Stuck in Neutral Because Rules are Too Tight
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review | October 26, 2011
October 27, 2011 ALTA Accepting Presentation Proposals for 2012 Business Strategies Conference
October 26, 2011 HARP's Rep and Warranty Waiver: Will It Spark a Refinancing Frenzy?
DSNews | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 NY AG Expects 'Meaningful Relief' from Investigations of Mortgage Industry
HousingWire | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 FHFA: August Home Prices Down 0.1% from Prior Month
HousingWire | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 Mortgage Applications Increased Last Week
Reuters | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 Fed Considers its Stimulus Options
The Washington Post | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 Rep. Neugebauer: Move the properties not the mortgages
HousingWire | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 Restringing the Housing HARP
The Wall Street Journal | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 Apartment Values Rise, as Do Rents
The Wall Street Journal | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 Wild Ride of the 1%
The Wall Street Journal | October 25, 2011
October 26, 2011 GOP Lawmaker Wants Regulator's Analysis of Refinancing Program
The Wall Street Journal | October 26, 2011
October 26, 2011 Pimco Says Mortgage Bonds Cheap After Slump on Obama Plan
BusinessWeek | October 25, 2011
October 25, 2011 FHFA Confirms Title Insurance Remains Part of HARP Program
October 25, 2011 ALTA Members Reminded FIRPTA Applies to Short Sales
October 25, 2011 Federal Insurance Office Seeks Comments on How to Modernize, Improve Insurance Regulation
October 25, 2011 ALTA Successfully Pushes Senate to Pass Amendment Restoring Higher Conforming Loan Limit
October 25, 2011 NAIC Title Insurance Task Force to Meet during Fall Meeting
October 25, 2011 reQuire Adds to Executive Team
October 25, 2011 Consulting Firm Adds Director of Sales and Marketing
October 25, 2011 House Republican to Unveil Housing Reform Sans Fannie, Freddie
HousingWire | October 24, 2011
October 25, 2011 FHFA Mortgage Fefi Boost Expected to be Modest
HousingWire | October 24, 2011
October 25, 2011 Fed Wants to Ensure Housing Affordability, Dudley Says
Bloomberg | October 25, 2011
October 25, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Likely Fell More Slowly
Bloomberg | October 25, 2011
October 25, 2011 After 4 years of Housing Crisis, Voters Giving up Hope for Help from Politicians, Government
The Washington Post | October 25, 2011
October 25, 2011 HUD Offers REO Homes for $100 Down in Select States
DSNews | October 24, 2011
October 25, 2011 The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP): What You Need to Know
The Washington Post | October 25, 2011
October 25, 2011 Researchers Say Ibanez Case is About Laymen's Rights, Not Default
HousingWire | October 24, 2011
October 25, 2011 A Surge in Poverty Is Reshaping Suburbs
The New York Times | October 25, 2011
October 25, 2011 Obama Considered Legislating Mortgage Refi Changes
HousingWire | October 24, 2011
October 25, 2011 Freddie Mac Director Hirsch Won't Seek Re-election
BusinessWeek | October 24, 2011
October 24, 2011 This Week in Congress - October 24, 2011
October 24, 2011 Obama’s Efforts to Aid Homeowners Fall Short
The Washington Post | October 24, 2011
October 24, 2011 Twelve Questions on Obama’s Refi Plan
The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2011
October 24, 2011 Zillow: Case-Shiller Likely Fell 3.8% in A \ugust
HousingWire | October 21, 2011
October 24, 2011 Mortgage Delinquency Rate Declines, Foreclosure Inventory Rises: LPS
HousingWire | October 21, 2011
October 24, 2011 FHA Mortgage Applications Decline Ten Percent in September
Loan Rate Update | October 24, 2011
October 24, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Overseer Looks to Boost Ailing Housing Market
The Hill | October 23, 2011
October 24, 2011 Regulators Seize Main PMI Subsidiary
The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2011
October 24, 2011 Swiss Banks May Pay Billions to U.S., Disclose Client Names
Bloomberg | October 23, 2011
October 21, 2011 Senate Votes to Extend Higher Limits on Federally Backed Mortgage Loans
The Washington Post | October 20, 2011
October 21, 2011 Fed to Send Congress Plan to Help Housing Market
Reuters | October 20, 2011
October 21, 2011 Debate on Housing Restart Raises Questions Over 30-year Fixed-Rate Mortgages
HousingWire | October 20, 2011
October 21, 2011 Sales of Existing U.S. Homes Fell as Forecast in September
The Washington Post | October 20, 2011
October 21, 2011 Median Wage in 2010: $26,363
The Washington Post | October 21, 2011
October 21, 2011 Bottom Line on Rentals: Expect to Pay More
The Wall Street Journal | October 20, 2011
October 21, 2011 New U.S. Housing Plan Expected Soon - Congress Aide
Reuters | October 21, 2011
October 21, 2011 Senate Adopts Measure to Increase Fannie, Freddie Loan Limits
BusinessWeek | October 21, 2011
October 21, 2011 Housing Market Stumbles, Again
CBS Money Watch | October 21, 2011
October 20, 2011 Navy SEAL Shares How to Achieve Success Through Flawless Execution
October 20, 2011 ALTA Board Approves New Forms During Annual Convention
October 20, 2011 ALTA Asks Members to Contact Congress about Supporting Loan Limit Bill
October 20, 2011 The Docket: N.Y. Court Addresses Policy Coverage Involving Fraudulent Transaction
October 20, 2011 Fidelity’s Title Group Posts Solid Third Quarter
October 20, 2011 CFPB Issues Examination Guidelines
October 20, 2011 First American Portal Provides Users With Order Status Info
October 20, 2011 Fixed Mortgage Rates Hold Steady
October 20, 2011 Market Movers: Glance at Top Gainers and Losers in Loans Closed
October 20, 2011 Obama Nominates Galante as Housing Commissioner
The Business Times | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 U.S. Bancorp's Davis 'Frustrated' by Vacancies at Regulators
San Francisco Chronicle | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Deals Decline in U.S. as Rebound Cools
BusinessWeek | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Rush to Drill for Natural Gas Creates Conflicts With Mortgages
The New York Times | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Increase in Housing Starts Could Portend Improving Market
The Hill | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Wall Street Has Worst Quarter Since Crisis
Bloomberg | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Little Talk of Housing Crisis on the Campaign Trail
ABC News | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Beige Book Shows Real Estate Market Remained Weak in September
HousingWire | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Foreigners' Sweetener: Buy House, Get a Visa
The Wall Street Journal | October 20, 2011
October 20, 2011 September Homebuilding Rose 15%
The Washington Post | October 20, 2011
October 20, 2011 Transparency Urged at Fed Banks
The Washington Post | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Supercommittee’s Lack of Progress on Debt Reduction Raises Alarms on Hill
The Washington Post | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Deals Decline in U.S.
Bloomberg | October 20, 2011
October 20, 2011 Apartment Surge Boosts Multifamily Lending 31%
HousingWire | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Rising Rates Threaten Refi Plans
CNBC | October 19, 2011
October 20, 2011 Supply vs. Demand: Why Is Housing Hurting?
The Wall Street Journal | October 18, 2011
October 20, 2011 Citigroup to Pay Millions to Close Fraud Complaint
The New York Times | October 19, 2011
October 19, 2011 Next Generation of Homeowners Are Freaked Out
The Wall Street Journal | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Big Bank Mortgage Originations Drop 24% from Year Earlier
HousingWire | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Mortgage Application Volume Fell 15% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | October 19, 2011
October 19, 2011 State Attorneys General Push for Cordray to Lead Federal Consumer Agency
The Wall Street Journal | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Fannie, Freddie to Phase Out Foreclosure Attorney Networks
HousingWire | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 SJC Puts Foreclosure Sales in Doubt
Boston Globe | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Housing Starts in U.S. Increased More Than Forecast in September
Bloomberg | October 19, 2011
October 19, 2011 Bernanke Says Fed Should Keep a Sharper Eye on Financial Bubbles
The Wall Street Journal | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Here's Why Bank Of America's Mortgage Problem Isn't Going Away
Forbes | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Pros and Cons: Saving In an Escrow Account
Fox Business | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Senate's Real Estate Agent Wants Congress to Seal the Deal on Tax Reform, Jobs and Lending Laws
ABC News | October 19, 2011
October 19, 2011 BofA, JPMorgan Say Refund Demands Mount for Post-Bubble Loans
Bloomberg | October 18, 2011
October 19, 2011 Romney Says Foreclosures Should "Hit the Bottom"
The Associated Press | October 18, 2011
October 18, 2011 New ALTA President Urges Industry to Explain Value so 'Grandma Can Understand'
October 18, 2011 CFPB Unveils Latest Round of Disclosure Prototype; Turns Sights to Closing Document
October 18, 2011 ALTA Announces 2011-12 Board and Executive Committees
October 18, 2011 VA Updates Funding Fee
October 18, 2011 States With Highest and Lowest Homeownership Rates
October 18, 2011 Home Builder Confidence Rises Four Points in October
October 18, 2011 ClosingCorp Enhances SmartGFE Calculator, Adds Transfer Tax Feature
October 18, 2011 Illinois County Considers Eliminating Recorder of Deeds
October 18, 2011 Officials, Banks to Tackle Mortgage Refinancing Plan: Report
Reuters | October 18, 2011
October 18, 2011 Banks Start to Make More Loans
The New York Times | October 17, 2011
October 18, 2011 Bachus Calls for Higher Guarantee Fees, Cuts in Housing Programs
DSNews | October 17, 2011
October 18, 2011 Freddie Mac: Rental Housing Rises in 2011
HousingWire | October 17, 2011
October 18, 2011 Fannie Puts Chance of Another Recession at 50-50
HousingWire | October 17, 2011
October 18, 2011 REO Sales May Not Peak Until 2013
HousingWire | October 17, 2011
October 18, 2011 Is Real Estate a Man’s or Woman’s World?
Trulia Insights | October 13, 2011
October 18, 2011 Fed Officials at Odds on Inflation Threat
Reuters | October 18, 2011
October 18, 2011 L.A. Officials Seek Answers in Alleged Housing Bribery Case
Los Angeles Times | October 18, 2011
October 18, 2011 Dodd-Frank Doesn't Hurt Small Banks, Says Treasury Department
The Washington Post | October 17, 2011
October 17, 2011 Slim Pickings Are Latest Headache for Home Sales
The Wall Street Journal | October 17, 2011
October 17, 2011 BofA Averages 550+ Days to Resolve Troubled Subprime Mortgages
HousingWire | October 15, 2011
October 17, 2011 Ohio County Sues MERS Over Mortgage Recording Fees
HousingWire | October 15, 2011
October 17, 2011 Officials Mull Plan for Risk-Sharing Between GSEs and Private Investors
DSNews | October 15, 2011
October 17, 2011 Barclays Expects 'Triple-Dip' With Another 7% Drop in Home Prices
HousingWire | October 15, 2011
October 17, 2011 Housing Recovery At Various Stages Around The U.S.
NPR | October 16, 2011
October 17, 2011 What Boomers Want in a Retirement House
The Wall Street Journal | October 14, 2011
October 17, 2011 Are Local Banks Entering the Age of Austerity?
The Washington Post | October 17, 2011
October 14, 2011 State of the Industry: Experts Provide Market Snapshot
October 14, 2011 Title Industry ‘On the Edge of Glory’
October 14, 2011 Annual Convention Attendees Learn Tools to Become Effective Storytellers
October 14, 2011 Refinancing Chills U.S. Home Purchases
Bloomberg | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 Fannie CEO: Flat Guarantee Fee on Mortgages Unlikely
HousingWire | October 13, 2011
October 14, 2011 Wind, Solar Farm Finance at Record in Q3
Reuters | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 Bad Bosses Can't Hide Behind Entrepreneurial Success
The Wall Street Journal | October 13, 2011
October 14, 2011 Jobs Proposals Multiply But Go Nowhere
The Washington Post | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 Many Economic Sectors Don’t Have Much More Room to Fall
The Washington Post | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 CFPB Releases Servicing Examination Procedures
DSNews | October 13, 2011
October 14, 2011 Mortgage Lenders Poised to Get More Personal
Chicago Tribune | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 Supercommittee Weighs Old Ideas as ‘Ridiculous’ Deadline Nears
Bloomberg | October 14, 2011
October 14, 2011 Chicago Title Bolsters Executive Team
October 14, 2011 New Title Settlement Software Unveiled at Annual Convention
October 14, 2011 PRIA Holding Striving for eRecording eXcellence Summit
October 14, 2011 New York Becomes 37th State to Restrict Dangerous Private Transfer Fees
October 14, 2011 Industry Urged to Speak Up About Forthcoming Laws, Regulations
October 14, 2011 Electrical Shutdown May Impact ALTA Phone, Access to Website
October 13, 2011 ALTA Positioned for Success, CEO Tells Convention Attendees
October 13, 2011 Economist Says Industry Only Halfway through Down Cycle
October 13, 2011 ALTA Announces Membership Surpasses 4,000 to Set New Record
October 13, 2011 U.S. Supreme Court to Hear RESPA Case Over Unearned Fees
October 13, 2011 Group of Senators Press for a Refinance Plan
Reuters | October 13, 2011
October 13, 2011 Fannie Mae Sees Enough Post-2012 Taxpayer Support
Reuters | October 12, 2011
October 13, 2011 Boomers are Betting on Real Estate
UPI | October 12, 2011
October 13, 2011 Banks Turn to Demolition of Foreclosed Properties to Ease Housing-Market Pressures
The Washington Post | October 12, 2011
October 13, 2011 Third-Quarter Rise in Foreclosure Filings Is Just the Start: RealtyTrac
DSNews | October 12, 2011
October 13, 2011 Supreme Court Refuses to Hear MERS Case
HousingWire | October 12, 2011
October 13, 2011 Fed Signals Next Policy Move May Link Stimulus to ‘Mileposts’ for Economy
The Washington Post | October 13, 2011
October 13, 2011 eLynx and First American Title Partnership Brings Transparency to the Closing Process
October 13, 2011 RedVision Names Director of Strategic Sales
October 12, 2011 ‘Tough Year’ Ahead for Mortgage Lending
The Wall Street Journal | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Download the ALTA SmartPhone App for iPhone or Android
October 12, 2011 Mortgage Application Volume Rose 1.3% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | October 12, 2011
October 12, 2011 Bank of America Launches 'Test-and-Learn' Short Sale Program in Florida
DSNews | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Zillow: Monthly Home Values Steady, but Yearly Prices Down 4.5%
HousingWire | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Fed Oversight of Nonbank Financial Companies Is Weighed
The New York Times | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Ten Tips for High-Value Home Appraisals
The Wall Street Journal | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 AGs, Banks Move Closer to Settling Robo-Signing, Mortgage Servicing Issues
HousingWire | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Data, Not Ideology, Key to CFPB Goals
HousingWire | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Senate Republicans Block Jobs Bill
The Washington Post | October 11, 2011
October 12, 2011 Home Sweet Tech Home
The Wall Street Journal | October 8, 2011
October 11, 2011 CFPB Says One More Round of Mortgage Disclosure before Turning to HUD
October 11, 2011 Need for Positive Govt Role in Housing
Reuters | October 10, 2011
October 11, 2011 Most Creditworthy City: Wausau
USA Today | October 11, 2011
October 11, 2011 Banks May Still Face Fraud, Municipal Lawsuits After Foreclosure Agreement
Bloomberg | October 11, 2011
October 11, 2011 Jobs Bill, Likely to Fail, Gets Boost From Obama Aide
The Wall Street Journal | October 11, 2011
October 11, 2011 Could Refis Also Help Home Builders?
The Wall Street Journal | October 10, 2011
October 11, 2011 Regulators to Set Forth Volcker Rule
The New York Times | October 10, 2011
October 11, 2011 Fannie Survey Shows Americans Expect More Declines in Home Prices
HousingWire | October 10, 2011
October 11, 2011 Protesters Descend on MBA
HousingWire | October 10, 2011
October 11, 2011 Thinking About Moving to the Cloud? There Are Trade-Offs
The New York Times | October 10, 2011
October 11, 2011 Most See New Financial Crisis Ahead, Poll Finds
The Washington Post | October 11, 2011
October 11, 2011 2011 Annual Convention Preview
October 11, 2011 A.M. Best Releases Report on Title Insurance Industry
October 11, 2011 First American Unveils New Web Portal for Title Agents
October 11, 2011 Stewart Lender Services Offers Foreclosure Review Services
October 11, 2011 Federal Lawsuit Accuses Lenders of Charging Attorney, Settlement Fees on VA Loans
October 11, 2011 Number of Improving Housing Markets Nearly Doubles in October
October 10, 2011 No Recession for U.S. as Forecasts Improve
Bloomberg | October 10, 2011
October 10, 2011 Recession Officially Over, U.S. Incomes Kept Falling
The New York Times | October 10, 2011
October 10, 2011 Game Theory of Motivating Workers
The Wall Street Journal | October 10, 2011
October 10, 2011 Recession Lingers for Many
The Wall Street Journal | October 7, 2011
October 10, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Expand Allowable Foreclosure Assistance for Military
HousingWire | October 7, 2011
October 10, 2011 GSE Mortgage Prepayments Surge in September
HousingWire | October 7, 2011
October 10, 2011 Regulators to Unveil Complaint Procedure for Foreclosure Cases
The Los Angeles Times | October 9, 2011
October 10, 2011 Housing Industry Jobs Down for Fourth Month in September
HousingWire | October 8, 2011
October 7, 2011 Consumer Watchdog Nominee Advances
The Washington Post | October 7, 2011
October 7, 2011 Want To Save $215 Billion? Eliminate the Mortgage Deduction
The Wall Street Journal | October 6, 2011
October 7, 2011 Geithner Says Administration to Move Forward on Refi Plan
HousingWire | October 6, 2011
October 7, 2011 U.S. Regional Mall Vacancies at Decade High
Bloomberg | October 7, 2011
October 7, 2011 Federal Judge Tosses 72 Suits Against MERS
HousingWire | October 5, 2011
October 7, 2011 Housing Desert Leads Biggest U.S. Homeownership Drop Since 1930s
Bloomberg | October 7, 2011
October 7, 2011 Geithner Defends Lending Fund
The Wall Street Journal | October 7, 2011
October 7, 2011 Jobs Report May Clarify Recession Concerns
The Washington Post | October 7, 2011
October 7, 2011 Frustrated Democrats Suggest Top Obama Housing Official Resign
The Hill | October 6, 2011
October 7, 2011 30-yr Mortgage Drops Below 4 pct for First Time
Reuters | October 6, 2011
October 6, 2011 ALTA Comments on Benefits of Providing Homeownership Incentives
October 6, 2011 Mississippi S.C. Considers New UPL Requirements
October 6, 2011 30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Falls Below 4 Percent
October 6, 2011 Home Prices Decline 4.4 Percent Over Past Year
October 6, 2011 New York Debuts New Department of Financial Services
October 6, 2011 TSS launches Enterprise Edition of TitleExpress Geared Toward Large Agencies
October 6, 2011 WFG National Title Expands Presence in New York, New Jersey
October 6, 2011 There's Still Time to Register for the Annual Convention
October 6, 2011 Can't Make it for the Entire Event? Get a One-Day Pass
2011 ALTA Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
October 6, 2011 Housing Industry Asks US Congress to Adopt 'No Harm' Principle
BusinessWeek | October 6, 2011
October 6, 2011 Democrats Seek Tax on ‘Richest,’ Aiming Gauntlet at G.O.P.
The New York Times | October 6, 2011
October 6, 2011 Freddie and Fannie Reject Debt Relief
The New York Times | October 6, 2011
October 6, 2011 U.S. Apartment Vacancy Drops to Five-Year Low as Rents Increase
Bloomberg | October 6, 2011
October 6, 2011 Massachusetts AG Readies Foreclosure Suits Against Major Servicers
DSNews | October 5, 2011
October 6, 2011 Industry Responds to Government's Request for REO Rental Ideas
DSNews | October 4, 2011
October 6, 2011 U.S. Private Sector Adds Jobs, Planned Layoffs Rise
Reuters | October 5, 2011
October 6, 2011 Steve Jobs, Apple Co-Founder, Dies
The Wall Street Journal | October 5, 2011
October 6, 2011 Wall Street Is United in Its Disdain for Dodd-Frank, but Split on the Details
The New York Times | October 6, 2011
October 6, 2011 Housing Industry Asks U.S. Congress to Adopt 'No Harm' Principle
BusinessWeek | October 5, 2011
October 6, 2011 Default Mortgage Servicing Needs to Get into 'The Cloud'
HousingWire | October 5, 2011
October 6, 2011 Committee Poised to Clear CFPB Hopeful Cordray for Wider Senate Vote
HousingWire | October 5, 2011
October 5, 2011 Review Is Set for Foreclosure Mistakes
The Wall Street Journal | October 4, 2011
October 5, 2011 Mortgage Application Volume Fell 4.3% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | October 5, 2011
October 5, 2011 Expect to Pay More for Entry-Level Talent
The Wall Street Journal | October 4, 2011
October 5, 2011 Federal Reserve Chairman to Congress: ‘It’s No Way to Run a Railroad’
The Washington Post | October 4, 2011
October 5, 2011 FHA and the Short Refi Left Behind
HousingWire | October 4, 2011
October 5, 2011 GAO Faces Stiff Budget Cuts
The Washington Post | October 3, 2011
October 5, 2011 Poll Sees a New Low in Americans’ Approval of Congress
The Washington Post | October 5, 2011
October 4, 2011 ALTA Urges Minnesota S.C. to Reverse Decision Awarding Damages Exceeding Policy Limit
October 4, 2011 RESPA Task Force to Press CFPB About New HUD-1, Mortgage Disclosures
October 4, 2011 False Statements, Debt Elimination Among Leading Mortgage Fraud Scams
October 4, 2011 HUD Clarifies MIP Charges for Certain Loans
October 4, 2011 Bank Failure in Texas Pushes Total to 74 in 2011
October 4, 2011 Title Services Provider Names National Underwriting Counsel
October 4, 2011 ALTA Member Named President of Business Networking Organization Chapter
October 4, 2011 FNF Announces Third-Quarter 2011 Earnings Release
October 4, 2011 Property Records Industry Association Presents Founders Award
October 4, 2011 Jumbo Mortgages to Remain Steady After Conforming Loan Limit Drop
HousingWire | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 New Foreclosure Actions Jump Nearly 20% in August
DSNews | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 US Banks Could Face New Source of Mortgage Losses
Reuters | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 US Commercial Property Investors are More Bearish
Reuters | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 Review of Foreclosure Mistakes Is Set
The Wall Street Journal | October 4, 2011
October 4, 2011 Fannie Mae Knew Early of Abuses, Report Says
The New York Times | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 Freddie Mac Highlights Surge in Refinanced Mortgages
HousingWire | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 FHFA Faulted for Delay of Probes
The Wall Street Journal | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 If You Want Lower Property Tax Rates, You’ve Got to Ask
Reuters | October 3, 2011
October 4, 2011 Shaun Donovan's Focus Altered by Foreclosures
Politico | October 4, 2011
October 4, 2011 Housing Market Failing to Clear: The Ticker
Bloomberg | October 3, 2011
October 3, 2011 House Is Gone but Debt Lives On
The Wall Street Journal | October 2, 2011
October 3, 2011 Real Estate Becoming a Cash Economy
The Boston Globe | October 2, 2011
October 3, 2011 California Quits 50-State Foreclosure Talks
The Washington Post | October 1, 2011
October 3, 2011 REITs, Don't Fail Me Now
The Wall Street Journal | October 1, 2011
October 3, 2011 Job Loss Could Put One in Three Out of Their Home
DSNews | October 1, 2011
October 3, 2011 Fannie Mae Mortgage Portfolio Declines 4% in August
HousingWire | October 1, 2011
October 3, 2011 States Can Learn from New England's Foreclosure Prevention Programs
DSNews | October 1, 2011
October 3, 2011 Special Report: A "Great Haircut" to Kick-start Growth
Reuters | October 2, 2011
October 3, 2011 Banks Selling Insurance Products to Face more Scrutiny
The Washington Post | October 2, 2011
October 3, 2011 Brokers, Banks Group Spent $1.37M on 2Q Lobbying
BusinessWeek | October 2, 2011
October 3, 2011 This Week in Congress - October 3, 2011
September 30, 2011 Pending Sales Prompt Concern
The Wall Street Journal | September 29, 2011
September 30, 2011 Fed's Twist May Prompt Bigger Turn
The Wall Street Journal | September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 Cash-Short, U.S. Weighs Asset Sales
The New York Times | September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 U.S. Senate Banking Panel to Vote on CFPB Nominee
Bloomberg | September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 CoreLogic Sees $7 billion in Mortgage Fraud
HousingWire | September 29, 2011
September 30, 2011 Rich and Famous are Mere Mortals in Soft Real Estate Market
USA Today | September 29, 2011
September 30, 2011 Banks to Make Customers Pay Fee for Debit Card Use
The New York Times | September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 Mortgage Delinquencies Increase
The Wall Street Journal | September 29, 2011
September 30, 2011 Nevada Announces New 'Foreclosure Fraud Reform' Law
DSNews | September 29, 2011
September 30, 2011 30-year Fixed Mortgage Rates Move Up After Reaching Record Lows
The Los Angeles Times | September 29, 2011
September 29, 2011 How Does Your Operation Measure Up?
September 29, 2011 Warn Your Customers about False Loan Audits
September 29, 2011 2011 New Home Sales Projected to be Lowest on Record
September 29, 2011 Fixed-Rate Mortgages Lowest on Record
September 29, 2011 Stewart Releases Property Profiles iPhone App
September 29, 2011 Reach Clients with a Personalized Marketing Video
September 29, 2011 ALTA Member Named to Real Estate Law Society Advisory Board
September 29, 2011 Attend the 2011 Annual Convention to Record Your Video
ALTA 2011 Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
September 29, 2011 Mortgage Fraud Reporting Up, Way Up
HousingWire | September 28, 2011
September 29, 2011 Bernanke Says 'Reforms' in U.S. Housing Policy Will Take Time
BusinessWeek | September 28, 2011
September 29, 2011 Protecting Your Small Business From Hackers
The Wall Street Journal | September 28, 2011
September 29, 2011 Now Available: Homeowner’s Insurance You Needed in 2006
The Wall Street Journal | September 28, 2011
September 29, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Drop More Than Forecast
Bloomberg | September 29, 2011
September 29, 2011 U.S. Mortgage-Aid Program Is Shutting Down, With Up to $500 Million Unspent
Bloomberg | September 28, 2011
September 29, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Drop on Seasonal Adjustment Difficulties
Bloomberg | September 29, 2011
September 29, 2011 U.S. Economy Grew at a Revised 1.3% Pace in Second Quarter
Bloomberg | September 29, 2011
September 29, 2011 Bernanke Says Fed would Act if Inflation Falls
Reuters | September 29, 2011
September 29, 2011 Mortgage Rate Spreads Widen
CNBC | September 29, 2011
September 29, 2011 2011 'Banking Crisis in Slow Motion': Investor
CNBC | September 29, 2011
September 28, 2011 Housing Takes Baby Steps Towards Better Balance
The Wall Street Journal | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 Mortgage Application Volume Rose 9.3% Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | September 28, 2011
September 28, 2011 Mortgage Survivors Get Bargains as Fed Erases Price-Drop Danger
Bloomberg | September 28, 2011
September 28, 2011 Shadow Inventory Declines to Five-Month Supply: CoreLogic
HousingWire | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 ALFN Releases Standards Guide for Distressed Property Title Work
DSNews | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 FHFA Proposes New Mortgage Servicing Compensation
HousingWire | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Cities Fell 4.1% in Year Ended July
Bloomberg | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 Housing Slump Will Hurt Cities Well Into Future
U.S. News & World Report | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 U.S. Real Estate Deals Hindered by Financing, Investors Say
BusinessWeek | September 27, 2011
September 28, 2011 U.S. Stimulus Needs Housing Effort, New York Fed's Tracy Says
BusinessWeek | September 29, 2011
September 28, 2011 Troubled Homes Hanging Over U.S. Housing Market Drop
Los Angeles Times | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 ALTA Files Brief with Michigan Supreme Court in MERS Case
September 27, 2011 ALTA TIPAC Contributors
September 27, 2011 National Flood Insurance Program Extended Through Nov. 18
September 27, 2011 FDIC Files Complaint Against Title Companies for Role in Alleged Fraud
September 27, 2011 RedVision Expands Leadership Team with Top Industry Executive
September 27, 2011 eRecording Counties Top 700 Mark
September 27, 2011 WFG National Title Maintains Top Financial Stability Rating
September 27, 2011 Management of MISMO to Transfer Back to MBA
September 27, 2011 "Sleeper" Case Asks Whether Plaintiffs Can Sue Without An Injury
Forbes | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 "Sleeper" Case Asks Whether Plaintiffs Can Sue Without An Injury
Forbes | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Cities Probably Fell in July
Bloomberg | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 Deep Recession Sharply Altered U.S. Jobless Map
The New York Times | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 U.S. Cities Face Lower Collections, Higher Costs
Bloomberg | September 26, 2011
September 27, 2011 Survey Shows First-Time Homebuyers Growing Weary of Short Sales
HousingWire | September 26, 2011
September 27, 2011 New Home Sales Hit 6-month Low
Reuters | September 26, 2011
September 27, 2011 Bill Seeks to Ease Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Firms
The Wall Street Journal | September 26, 2011
September 27, 2011 Senate Leaders Announce Bipartisan Agreement to Avert Government Shutdown
The Washington Post | September 26, 2011
September 27, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Settlement with Bank of America Costly to Taxpayers, Report says
The Washington Post | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 U.S. to Lower the Size of Mortgage it Will Guarantee
Los Angeles Times | September 26, 2011
September 27, 2011 HUD, Senators Scramble as Program to Help Jobless Homeowners Expires
HousingWire | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 Freddie Mac Mishandled Loan Reviews, May Have Spared Banks, Watchdog Says
Bloomberg | September 27, 2011
September 26, 2011 Rate Drop Spurs Home Refinancing
The Washington Post | September 24, 2011
September 26, 2011 Federal Agencies' 20% Down Payment Plan Faces Political Hurdles
Los Angeles Times | September 24, 2011
September 26, 2011 Senators Look to Boost Commercial Real Estate market
Politico | September 23, 2011
September 26, 2011 Fixing the Foreclosure Process More Than a Year Out
HousingWire | September 23, 2011
September 26, 2011 Zillow: Case-Shiller 20-City Housing Index Likely Rose in July
HousingWire | September 23, 2011
September 26, 2011 Freddie Mac Purchases, Issuance Up 33%
HousingWire | September 23, 2011
September 26, 2011 'Buffett Rule' Is More Complicated Than Politics Suggest
The New York Times | September 26, 2011
September 26, 2011 Ahead of the Bell: New Home Sales
Forbes | September 26, 2011
September 26, 2011 Industrial Market Strengthens
Minneapolis Star Tribune | September 25, 2011
September 25, 2011 This Week in Congress - September 25, 2011
September 23, 2011 FHFA: Home prices hit 2004 levels
HousingWire | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 House Passes Spending Measure Opposed by Senate Democrats
The Washington Post | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 BofA Case May Be Followed by More Mortgage Suits by Counties
Bloomberg | September 23, 2011
September 23, 2011 MBA takes MISMO back from MERS
HousingWire | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 Fed: Conforming Loan Limit Drop Effect to be Minimal
HousingWire | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 Fannie Mae Cited for Failing to Stop Robo-Signing
Boston Globe | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 Housing Lobby in Rare Defeat on Mortgage Limits
The Wall Street Journal | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 Commercial Mortgage Debt Increases for First Time in Two Years
HousingWire | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 Housing Slump Hits New Mortgage Loans
The Wall Street Journal | September 23, 2011
September 23, 2011 Fannie Mae Cited for Failing to Stop Robo-signing
The Boston Globe | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 Staffing Woes Harm Fannie and Freddie Oversight, Watchdog Says
Bloomberg | September 22, 2011
September 23, 2011 BofA to Sell $880 Mln in Real Estate Loans - Source
Reuters | September 22, 2011
September 22, 2011 ALTA Submits Letter to CFPB Addressing Mortgage Disclosure Issues
September 22, 2011 Market Movers: Glance at Top Gainers and Losers in Loans Closed
September 22, 2011 Oral Arguments Scheduled in U.S. Supreme Court RESPA Case
September 22, 2011 Fixed-Rate Mortgages Hold Steady, Remain Near Record Lows
September 22, 2011 Tell Us Your Story for a Chance to Win an iPad 2
September 22, 2011 Majesty Title Services Wins Small Business of the Year Awards
September 22, 2011 PRIA to Address MERS, GIS During Annual Convention
September 22, 2011 OCC Details New Foreclosure Complaint Process
September 22, 2011 Tell Us Your Story for a Chance to Win an iPad 2
ALTA Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
September 22, 2011 Mixed Impact on Consumers from Fed's 'Twist'
Forbes | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 Fed Sees ‘Significant’ Risks to U.S. Economy
Bloomberg | September 22, 2011
September 22, 2011 Republican Lawmakers ask Bernanke to Refrain from QE3
HousingWire | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 Xerox: Most Lenders Prepared for e-Mortgages
HousingWire | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 Existing-Home Sales Increase in August
The Washington Post | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 HUD Program to Help Struggling Homeowners Falling Short
The Washington Post | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 Stopgap Spending Bill Fails in the House; Shutdown Looms
The Washington Post | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 Many Get Shut out on Chance to Refinance
The Boston Globe | September 22, 2011
September 22, 2011 Initial Jobless Claims in U.S. Fell 9,000 Last Week to 423,000
Bloomberg | September 22, 2011
September 22, 2011 Report: Mortgage Delinquencies Rise, But Improvement on the Horizon
DSNews | September 20, 2011
September 22, 2011 Many Get Shut Out on Chance to Refinance
The Boston Globe | September 21, 2011
September 22, 2011 Tossing a Lifeline to Housing Market
The Wall Street Journal | September 21, 2011
September 21, 2011 Sales of Previously Owned U.S. Homes Probably Climbed From Eight-Month Low
Bloomberg | September 21, 2011
September 21, 2011 Attorneys General Admit Doubts on CFPB
HousingWire | September 20, 2011
September 21, 2011 US Mortgage Application Volume Barely Rose Last Week
The Wall Street Journal | September 21, 2011
September 21, 2011 CFPB Expects Ability-to-Repay Rule by Early Next Year
HousingWire | September 20, 2011
September 21, 2011 Mortgage Loan Delinquencies Fell 12% in August
September 20, 2011
September 21, 2011 As Fed Meets, Republicans Warn Against Policy Move
Reuters | September 20, 2011
September 21, 2011 Bernanke Has Few Tools to Heal Economy Amid Weak Housing
Bloomberg | September 21, 2011
September 21, 2011 Banks Pledge $20 Billion in Small-Business Loans
The Wall Street Journal | September 20, 2011
September 21, 2011 'Buffett Rule' on U.S. Taxes Seen as Easier Said Than Done
BusinessWeek | September 20, 2011
September 21, 2011 Construction is Less Than Half the Level that Economists Say is Needed for a Healthy Economy
The Washington Post | September 20, 2011
September 20, 2011 Agent Defalcation Forces Regional Underwriter to Suspend Issuance of New Policies
September 20, 2011 ALTA Comments on Efforts to Reduce Foreclosure Backlog
September 20, 2011 Congress Considers Short-Term Extension for Flood Insurance Program
September 20, 2011 N.J. Governor Signs Bulk Sales Legislation
September 20, 2011 TSS Software adds GreenFolders to its Software Platform
September 20, 2011 WFG National Title Expands Default Services Division
September 20, 2011 Pennsylvania County Expands Electronic Recording Options
September 20, 2011 Stewart Title Agency Services Group Makes Addition to Board of Advisors
September 20, 2011 Housing Starts in U.S. Decrease More Than Estimated to 571,000 Annual Rate
Bloomberg | September 20, 2011
September 20, 2011 Obama Proposes New Taxes on Wealthy for Half of Debt Plan
The Washington Post | September 20, 2011
September 20, 2011 OCC Requires Review of 4.5M Foreclosures
DSNews | September 19, 2011
September 20, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Prices Expected to Rebound, SF Fed Says
HousingWire | September 19,2 011
September 20, 2011 Markets Watch as Fed Opens Meeting
The Washington Post | September 19, 2011
September 20, 2011 FHFA Changes May Boost Private Mortgage Insurance
HousingWire | September 19, 2011
September 20, 2011 Banks' REO Inventories Down by 17%
DSNews | September 19, 2011
September 20, 2011 Uptick in Lending Bypasses Small Firms
The Wall Street Journal | September 19, 2011
September 20, 2011 UK Mortgage Lending in August Hits Highest Level for that Month Since 2009
The Washington Post | September 20, 2011
September 20, 2011 Builders Likely Started Fewer U.S. Houses in August
Bloomberg | September 20, 2011
September 20, 2011 Ranieri: Housing Could Sink Economy
The Wall Street Journal | September 20, 2011
September 19, 2011 Extension of Conforming Loan Limits Fails in House
HousingWire | September 16, 2011
September 19, 2011 Will Expiring Loan Limits Kill My Sale?
The Wall Street Journal | September 19, 2011
September 19, 2011 Obama to Propose New Taxes on Wealthy
The Washington Post | September 19, 2011
September 19, 2011 Freddie Mac Will Not Offer Investors Discounts on Bulk Sales
DSNews | September 16, 2011
September 19, 2011 Households Continue to Deleverage, Mortgage Debt Reaches 2006 Level
HousingWire | September 16, 2011
September 19, 2011 Dealers Add Treasuries in Biggest Buying Spree Since ‘07
Bloomberg | September 19, 2011
September 19, 2011 Effort on Home Loans Stalls
The Wall Street Journal
September 19, 2011 Bernanke, Europe Hold Key to Rally
Reuters | September 18, 2011
September 19, 2011 Fixing Economy Requires more Work on Housing
Star Tribune | September 18, 2011
September 18, 2011 This Week in Congress - September 19, 2011
September 16, 2011 House Lawmakers Seek FHFA Urgency on Obama Foreclosure Proposal
Bloomberg | September 16, 2011
September 16, 2011 Over GOP Objections, Senate Passes $7 Billion FEMA Bill
The Washington Post | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 Cash Buyers and Investors Take Fright: Capital Economics
DSNews | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 Europe on Sale
The Wall Street Journal | September 16, 2011
September 16, 2011 Rising Seas Expected to Wash Out Key California Beaches
Reuters | September 16, 2011
September 16, 2011 Zandi Sees 40% Chance of Another Recession
HousingWire | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 CFPB: We Got Here One Mortgage at a Time
HousingWire | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 Mortgage Rates Fall to Lowest on Record, Freddie Mac Says
Bloomberg | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 BofA Said to Keep Bankruptcy as Option for Countrywide Unit
Bloomberg | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 Issa Probing Fannie's Big Mortgage Buy
The Hill | September 15, 2011
September 16, 2011 Why Bankers May Regret Elizabeth Warren Isn't Running the CFPB
Time | September 15, 2011
September 15, 2011 ALTA’s RESPA Task Force Addresses Latest Mortgage Disclosure Prototype
September 15, 2011 Fixed-Rate Mortgages Continue To Find New Record Lows
September 15, 2011 Info to Share: NAIC Launches Home Inventory App for Android
September 15, 2011 HUD Warns Mortgagees for Failing to Report Mortgage Record Changes
September 15, 2011 Got CE/CLE Credits? ALTA Does
September 15, 2011 RedVision Hires Texas Managing Director
September 15, 2011 Data Trace Initiates Recording Notification Service to Homeowners in Riverside County, Calif.
September 15, 2011 Idaho Title Company Makes Acquisition
September 15, 2011 Got CE/CLE Credits? ALTA Does
2011 ALTA Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
September 15, 2011 Buying and Selling Homes in Hard Times
The Wall Street Journal | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Don't Miss the Final Agents & Abstracters Forum of 2011
September 15, 2011 Senate Hears Hidden Risks of Major Refinancing Plan
HousingWire | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Mortgage-Default Filings Jump 33% in U.S. as Bank Foreclosure Logjam Eases
Bloomberg | September 15, 2011
September 15, 2011 Regulation in Focus as Bernanke Testifies
Reuters | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Tight Standards Make Mortgages Tough to Get
USA Today | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Fannie Mae Finds Several Servicers Below Median Performance
DSNews | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 HUD: Eviction a Mistake, 101-year-old Woman Can Go Home
Detroit Free Press | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Disaster Relief Could Complicate Short-Term Funding Measure
The Washington Post | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Mortgage Savings: Leaders Seek Refinancing Options
NPR | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 Housing Market May Be Better Off Left Alone—Economists
CNBC | September 14, 2011
September 15, 2011 US Charges 5 with Mortgage Fraud in Central Iowa
The Chicago Tribune | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 Many Underwater Homeowners Hampered by High Interest Rates
Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 US Mortgage Application Volume Rose Last Week On Refi Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 U.S. Lawmakers Debate Housing Finance Reform
Reuters | September 13, 2011
September 14, 2011 Poverty Level in U.S. Climbs to Its Highest Point Since ’93
Boston Globe | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 Lehman Still Looms Large in Commercial Real Estate
The Wall Street Journal | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 BofA Retreat May Aid PNC as Regional Banks Challenge Too-Big-to-Fail Firms
Bloomberg | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 Decline in U.S. Income Raises Stakes in 2012 Presidential Race
Bloomberg | September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 Banks May Skirt GSE Uncertainty With Covered Bonds
HousingWire | September 13, 2011
September 14, 2011 Bank of America Shifts West Coast Foreclosures Into Overdrive
HousingWire | September 13, 2011
September 14, 2011 Freddie Mac Finalizes New Modification Option
HousingWire | September 13, 2011
September 14, 2011 Consumer Advocate Elizabeth Warren Launches US Senate Campaign with Tour of Massachusetts
The Washington Post | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 Top 10 Real Estate Agents
Inman News | September 12, 2011
September 13, 2011 Deficit in Focus as Super Committee Convenes
Reuters | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 U.S. Consumers Have Miserable Outlook On Housing And Growth, With Good Reason
Forbes | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 'Friction' in Obama's Refi Proposal
CNBC | September 12, 2011
September 13, 2011 Fitch Downgrades Homebuilders as Housing Market Softens
HousingWire | September 12, 2011
September 13, 2011 Six Mistakes Housing Investors Make
The Wall Street Journal | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 Obama Outlines Funding Plan for Jobs Bill
The Washington Post | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 Freddie Mac Rolls Out New Standard Modification
DSNews | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 Moynihan Sees BofA Cutting Costs by $5 Billion Annually by 2014
HousingWire | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 Delinquency Rate for CMBS Highest in 14 years
HousingWire | September 12, 2011
September 13, 2011 Social Media Users Like to Shop
The Wall Street Journal | September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 Reverse Mortgages don't Always Work
USA Today | September 12, 2011
September 13, 2011 The Docket: MERS Cases Highlight Need for Agents to Work with Counsel, Underwriter
September 13, 2011 CFPB Releases Fourth Round of Combined Mortgage Disclosure Forms
September 13, 2011 Proposed Bill Would Create Title Insurance System in Philippines
September 13, 2011 Several State Land Title Associations Meet This Week
September 13, 2011 Wisconsin-Based Title Company Makes Acquisition
September 13, 2011 NextAce Tool Gives Instant Access To Property Ownership and Debt Reports
September 12, 2011 Lawmakers Push for Extension of Higher Conforming Loan Limits
HousingWire | September 9, 2011
September 12, 2011 Obama Mortgage Refinance Plan Nicks Investors
Reuters | September 10, 2011
September 12, 2011 Analysts See Vague Housing Direction from Obama Administration
HousingWire | September 9, 2011
September 12, 2011 Fannie and Freddie Regulator Considering Obama’s Mortgage Plan
Bloomberg | September 10, 2011
September 12, 2011 Senate Banking Committee Passes Flood Insurance Legislation
HousingWire | September 9, 2011
September 12, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Said Near Settlement With SEC on Loan Disclosure
Bloomberg | September 10, 2011
September 12, 2011 HUD: Refinancing Proposal Removes Put-Back Risk
HousingWire | September 9, 2011
September 12, 2011 More 'Underwater' Borrowers Could Be Eligible for Lower Interest Rates
Los Angeles Times | September 11, 2011
September 12, 2011 Feds Ramp Up Efforts to Help Struggling Homeowners Refinance Mortgages
The Hill | September 11, 2011
September 12, 2011 Job-creation Plan Largely Ignores Housing Woes
Los Angeles Times | September 11, 2011
September 12, 2011 This Week in Congress - September 12, 2011
September 9, 2011 Obama's Jobs Plan Doesn't do Enough for Housing, Critics say
HousingWire | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Obama Announces $447 Billion Plan to Boost Economy
The Washington Post | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Ninth Circuit Throws Out Case Against MERS
HousingWire | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Fannie Mae Housing Survey Shows 64% Pessimistic On US Economy
The Wall Street Journal | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 White House, Regulator Considering Refinance Program Revamp
The Wall Street Journal | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Little Gain from Mortgage Refinance Plan: CBO
Reuters | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Banks May Fight Banks as Mortgage Securities Investors Try for Class Suits
Bloomberg | September 9, 2011
September 9, 2011 Settlement Said to Be Near for Fannie and Freddie
The New York Times | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Will Push To Maintain Mortgage Caps Bear Fruit?
The Wall Street Journal | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 Six Steps That Could Boost Refinancing
The Wall Street Journal | September 8, 2011
September 9, 2011 U.S. Higher Home Loan Limits Should Expire: FHA
Reuters | September 8, 2011
September 8, 2011 HUD Issues Mortgage Letter on FHA Loan Limits
September 8, 2011 New Jersey Authorizes Major Lenders to Resume Foreclosures
September 8, 2011 Fannie Mae Amends Foreclosure Process and Fees in Hawaii
September 8, 2011 FDIC Initiates Investor Match Program
September 8, 2011 Mortgage Rates Attain New All-Time Record Lows Again
September 8, 2011 HomeServices of America Announces Launch of National Title & Closing Network
September 8, 2011 Stewart Title Guaranty Names New Agency Services Manager for Illinois
September 8, 2011 Room Discount for Annual Convention Expires Next Week
September 8, 2011 Room Discount for Annual Convention Expires Next Week
2011 ALTA Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
September 8, 2011 Single Director for CFPB Key Issue During Cordray Confirmation Hearing
HousingWire | September 6, 2011
September 8, 2011 MERS, Lenders Win Dismissal in Arizona Borrowers' Lawsuit
San Francisco Chronicle | September 7, 2011
September 8, 2011 Consumer Bureau Reaches Out to Military Families
The New York Times | September 7, 2011
September 8, 2011 Calculating the Ooomph From Big Government Refi Effort
The Wall Street Journal | September 7, 2011
September 8, 2011 Freddie Mac Offers Mortgage Relief to Borrowers Hurt by Hurricane Irene
HousingWire | September 8, 2011
September 8, 2011 GE Vows Vigorous Defense Against Federal Lawsuit Over Mortgaged-backed Securities
The Washington Post | September 7, 2011
September 8, 2011 Fed Policy Makers Prepare for Action This Month
Bloomberg | September 8, 2011
September 8, 2011 Leaders Set High Expectations for Debt Supercommittee
The Washington Post | September 8, 2011
September 8, 2011 Industry Calls for Less GSE Action, More Investor Protection
DSNews | September 7, 2011
September 8, 2011 Fed Beige Book Shows Economy Grows Modestly as Home Sales Lag
HousingWire | September 7, 2011
September 8, 2011 Private-Label RMBS Players Support MERS and Stronger Guarantees
HousingWire | September 7, 2011
September 7, 2011 Refinancing 'Stimulus' Is No Slam Dunk
The Wall Street Journal | September 7, 2011
September 7, 2011 Coming Loan Changes Could Squeeze High-Priced Home Markets
USA Today | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 Mortgage Applications Drop 4.9%
HousingWire | September 7, 2011
September 7, 2011 Democrats, GOP Duel Over Consumer Nominee
The Washington Post | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 Cordray Looks Beyond Lawsuits to End Abuses as Consumer Enforcer
Bloomberg | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 FEMA Funding has Congress Stuck in Dispute
The Washington Post | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 Fed Eyes New Plan to Boost Growth
The Washington Post | September 7, 2011
September 7, 2011 Owner Occupancy, LTV Discrepancies at Heart of FHFA Lawsuits
HousingWire | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 No Consensus on Fixing Housing Woes
Politico | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 GOP Stalls Confirmation of Consumer Agency Nominee
Los Angeles Times | September 6, 2011
September 7, 2011 U.S. Bank Stocks Slide on Mortgage Worries
Reuters | September 7, 2011
September 7, 2011 Obama to Renew Push for Spending
The Washington Post | September 7, 2011
September 6, 2011 ALTA Addresses Freddie Mac Short Sale Addendum Issues
September 6, 2011 2011-12 Nominations for ALTA Board and Executive Committees
September 6, 2011 PREP Newsletter: Make Sure You Get a Seat at the Table [PDF]
September 6, 2011 First American Recognized As Fit-Friendly Company
September 6, 2011 Title Industry Survey Measures Operating Statistics, Curative Efforts
September 6, 2011 HUD Provides AGs Information on Robo-signing
HousingWire | September 5, 2011
September 6, 2011 Consumer Protection Nominee Promises Cooperation
The Associated Press | September 6, 2011
September 6, 2011 U.S. Sues 17 Banks Over MBS Sold to Fannie, Freddie
HousingWire | September 2, 2011
September 6, 2011 SunTrust Halts Reverse Mortgage Lending
HousingWire | September 2, 2011
September 6, 2011 Obama Mulls Tax Cuts Beyond Republican Plans
Bloomberg | September 6, 2011
September 6, 2011 How to Make Twitter and LinkedIn Work for Your Business
Mortgage Solutions | September 5, 2011
September 6, 2011 World Markets Shaken by Dismal Jobs Data; Tough Market for Job Seekers When Economy Improves
The Washington Post | September 6, 2011
September 6, 2011 Warren Addresses Labor Council
The Boston Globe | September 5, 2011
September 2, 2011 U.S. Is Set to Sue a Dozen Big Banks Over Mortgages
The New York Times | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Luxury Home Market — and Millionaires — on the Mend
HousingWire | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 New Foreclosure Rules Force Fannie to Up Attorney Fees in Three States
HousingWire | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 After Turbulent August, Many Signs Point to Slow but Steady Economic Growth in the Fall
The Washington Post | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Fed Official Shows Support for Obama Housing Effort
Reuters | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Robo-Signed Mortgage Docs Date Back to Late 1990s
The Associated Press | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Fed Orders Goldman to Review Foreclosures
Reuters | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Jobs Report Preview
The New York Times | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 New GSE Appraisal Database to Tighten Scrutiny on Mortgage Lenders
HousingWire | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Pleasure Boats Offer Shelter in Rough Times
The Washington Post | September 1, 2011
September 2, 2011 Banks Overwhelmed by Mortgage Refinancing
Bloomberg | September 2, 2011
September 2, 2011 New-home Slump Keeping Door Shut on U.S. Recovery
Los Angeles Times | September 2, 2011
September 1, 2011 ALTA Files Amicus Brief in RESPA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
September 1, 2011 Mortgage Rates Remain at or Near Historic Lows
September 1, 2011 First American Partners with Operation Hope to Provide Youth Programs
September 1, 2011 CFPB Adopts Policy to Promote Transparency in Rulemaking Process
September 1, 2011 Hurricane Irene Spells more Bad News for East Coast Homeowners
MSNBC | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 Don't Miss the Final Agents & Abstracters Forum of 2011
September 18 | Embassy Suites at Baltimore Washington International Airport
September 1, 2011 Another Federal Housing Bailout Won't Happen
CNBC | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 Fannie Mae's Defaults Sink to 2 Year Low
UPI | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 Bank of America to Exit Another Line
The Wall Street Journal | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 Appraisal Industry Readies for Confusing GSE UAD Deadline
HousingWire | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 Independent Mortgage Banks Report Higher Loan Profits in 2Q
HousingWire | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 Obama Jobs Speech Creates Conflict with GOP
The Washington Post | September 1, 2011
September 1, 2011 U.S. Self-Employed Struggle to See Opportunities
Bloomberg | September 1, 2011
September 1, 2011 Another Fannie Servicing Portfolio Up for Sale
HousingWire | August 31, 2011
September 1, 2011 US Commercial Real Estate Hit By Low Economic Growth
International Business Times | September 1, 2011
August 31, 2011 National Mobile Notary Company Launches
August 31, 2011 White House Could Unveil Mortgage Plan Next Week
Reuters | August 31, 2011
August 31, 2011 Analysis: Little-Known Bureaucrat is Most Powerful Man in Housing Policy
The Washington Post | August 30, 2011
August 31, 2011 Will Refinancing Stimulate the Economy?
The Wall Street Journal | August 30, 2011
August 31, 2011 Mortgage Applications Drop 9.6% as Refinancing Surge Dies Down
HousingWire | August 31, 2011
August 31, 2011 Home Prices Below Year Earlier
The Wall Street Journal | August 31, 2011
August 31, 2011 LPS Puts Average Delinquency+Foreclosure Timeline at 599 Days
DSNews | August 30, 2011
August 31, 2011 In Foreclosure Talks, Officials Split Over Scope
The Washington Post | August 31, 2011
August 31, 2011 Half of America Is Using Social Networks
The New York Times | August 26, 2011
August 31, 2011 How to Rescue the Housing Market: Foreclosures!
CNN Money | August 30, 2011
August 30, 2011 Career Level Influences LinkedIn Usage
August 30, 2011 Smart Phone Deposit Apps Open Door to Potential Fraud
August 30, 2011 CFPB Issues Interim Final Rules Describing Investigatory and Enforcement Procedures
August 30, 2011 Title Insurance Premiums Written Increases in 21 States and D.C. during Second Quarter of 2011
August 30, 2011 Illinois-Based Prairie Title Names New President, Expands Footprint
August 30, 2011 WFG National Title Deepens Underwriting Support for Mid-Atlantic Agents
August 30, 2011 NAIC Cancels Summer National Meeting due to Hurricane Irene
August 30, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Probably Fell in June
Bloomberg | August 30, 2011
August 30, 2011 For Small Firms, Disaster Prep Starts at Home
The Wall Street Journal | August 29, 201
August 30, 2011 A Scramble to Finalize Jobs Plan
The Washington Post | August 30, 2011
August 30, 2011 House GOP Readies its Autumn Agenda
The Washington Post | August 30, 2011
August 30, 2011 HUD Extends Application Period for EHLP
DSNews | August 29, 2011
August 30, 2011 Recession Leaves Many in Permanent Cutback Mode
USA Today | August 29, 2011
August 30, 2011 FDIC: Mortgage Delinquency Rate Drops to Lowest Level Since 2009
HousingWire | August 29, 2011
August 30, 2011 Barclays Says Ginnie Changes Will Reduce Mortgage Servicer Costs
HousingWire | August 29, 2011
August 30, 2011 Bernanke Speech Weighs on Dollar in Thin Trading
BusinessWeek | August 29, 2011
August 30, 2011 Recession Leaves Many in Permanent Cutback Mode
USA Today | August 29, 2011
August 30, 2011 Pending Sales of Previously Owned U.S. Homes Fell in July
Bloomberg | August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 This Week in Congress - August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 Energy-Efficient Homes Seem to Sell Faster, Fetch Higher Prices
The Los Angeles Times | August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 Analysis: Economic Leaders Fear Policy Paralysis
Reuters | August 28, 2011
August 29, 2011 Profits Falling, Banks Confront a Leaner Future
The New York Times | August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 Ginnie Mae to Allow Trial Modification Repurchases
HousingWire | August 26, 2011
August 29, 2011 HUD Mulls Reimbursing Servicers More for Extended FHA Forbearance
HousingWire | August 27, 2011
August 29, 2011 Consumer Fears Put Economy on the Brink
The Washington Post | August 28, 2011
August 29, 2011 Damage from Irene Appears to be Less than Feared; Economy Could Benefit from Rebuilding
The Washington Post | August 27, 2011
August 29, 2011 Who are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?
The Seattle Times | August 29, 2011
August 26, 2011 Wells Fargo Tops MBA's Commercial/Multifamily Servicer List
HousingWire | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Boxer Urges White House to Enact Plan to Help Homeowners Lower Their Home Loan Payments
The Hill | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Freddie Delinquencies Tick Up for First Time in 10 Months
HousingWire | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Wall Street Banks Plan to Sell $5 Billion of Commercial Mortgage Bonds
The Washington Post | August 26, 2011
August 26, 2011 Bernanke Seen Stopping Short of Pledge for QE3
Bloomberg | August 26, 2011
August 26, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Outlook Turns Grim
HousingWire | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Government to Spend Significantly Less on GSEs This Year
DSNews | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Buying Foreclosures At A Bargain Price
The San Francisco Chronicle | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Can Housing Refis Rescue the Economy?
MSN Money | August 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 The Housing Market is Shrinking
CNBC | August 25, 2011
August 25, 2011 ALTA Participates on Webinar Discussing Efforts to Ban Dangerous Private Transfer Fees
August 25, 2011 Several ALTA Member Title Companies, Industry Vendors Listed on Inc. 5000 List
August 25, 2011 Market Movers: Glance at Top Gainers and Losers in Loans Closed
August 25, 2011 Learn What it Takes to be a Navy Seal
August 25, 2011 Mortgage Rates Follow Bond Yields Higher for the Week
August 25, 2011 TSS Software Releases Integrated GFE Quote Solution
August 25, 2011 Southern Title Announces Several Additions, Promotions
August 25, 2011 Help Us Select the Location for the 2012 Business Strategies Conference
August 25, 2011 Learn What it Takes to be a Navy Seal
ALTA Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
August 25, 2011 Short Sales Surged in Second Quarter: RealtyTrac
HousingWire | August 24, 2011
August 25, 2011 FHFA: House prices dip 0.6% in 2Q
HousingWire | August 24, 2011
August 25, 2011 CBO Ramps Up Estimated Cost of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
HousingWire | August 24, 2011
August 25, 2011 Foreclosure Settlement Talks Hit Snag
The Washington Post | August 24, 2011
August 25, 2011 U.S. May Back Refinance Plan for Mortgages
The New York Times | August 24, 2011
August 25, 2011 CBO: Deficit to Hit $1.3 Trillion
The Washington Post | August 25, 2011
August 25, 2011 Bernanke May Forgo Easing as Data Point Higher
Bloomberg | August 25, 2011
August 25, 2011 Mortgage Refinancing Wave Strains Banks
The Wall Street Journal | August 25, 2011
August 24, 2011 Dollar Slips on Weak Housing Data
Associated Press | August 23, 2011
August 24, 2011 Analysts: Home Sales Going Nowhere Fast
HousingWire | August 23, 2011
August 24, 2011 US Mortgage Purchase Applications at 15-Year Low
CNBC | August 24, 2011
August 24, 2011 In Fed's Move on Capital One Deal, a Test of Dodd-Frank
The New York Times | August 23, 2011
August 24, 2011 Some Builders Are Ready for the Wave of Seniors
The New York Times | August 24, 2011
August 24, 2011 FDIC's 'Problem Bank List' Shrinks for First Time Since 2006
DSNews | August 23, 2011
August 24, 2011 FHA Mortgage Delinquencies Resurge in Second Quarter
HousingWire | August 23, 2011
August 24, 2011 Finding New Investors, in 140 Characters or Less
The Wall Street Journal | August 24, 2011
August 24, 2011 N.Y. Bumped from Foreclosure Panel
The Washington Post | August 24, 2011
August 24, 2011 Waiting for Word on New Fed Action
The Washington Post | August 24, 2011
August 24, 2011 AHMSI Sues LPS and DocX Over 'Surrogate' Signing Scandal
HousingWire | August 23, 2011
August 23, 2011 Next Agents and Abstracters Forum Sept. 18 in Baltimore
August 23, 2011 The Docket: Virginia Supreme Court Ruling Impacts Waterfront Property Rights
August 23, 2011 Rate of Contract Failures Holds Steady in July
August 23, 2011 Poll: Nearly Half of Notaries Lack Protection from Flawed Notarizations
August 23, 2011 Bank Closures in 2011 Reach 68
August 23, 2011 Small Business Funding Approved for 11 States and D.C.
August 23, 2011 WFG National Title Grows Default Services Division
August 23, 2011 Former Ginnie Mae Execs Submit GSE Reform Plans
HousingWire | August 22, 2011
August 23, 2011 Sales of New U.S. Homes Probably Fell in July
Bloomberg | August 23, 2011
August 23, 2011 Fannie Mae Warns of Nearing Double-Dip Recession
HousingWire | August 22, 2011
August 23, 2011 Early Delinquencies Rise Amid Outlook for Continuing Deterioration
DSNews | August 22, 2011
August 23, 2011 For Start-Ups, Leaning On One Key Customer May Help in Long Run
The Wall Street Journal | August 22, 2011
August 23, 2011 Freddie Mac Alerts Real Estate Agents to Rising Short Sale Fraud
HousingWire | August 22, 2011
August 23, 2011 FHA Multifamily Origination Breaks Record
HousingWire | August 22, 2011
August 23, 2011 Wall Street Aristocracy Got $1.2 Trillion in Secret Loans
The Washington Post | August 23, 2011
August 23, 2011 Commercial Property Prices Rose 0.9% in June, Moody's Says
Bloomberg | August 22, 2011
August 22, 2011 MBA Sees 2012 Residential Mortgage Originations at 15-year Low
HousingWire | August 19, 2011
August 22, 2011 Housing’s Drag on Economy May Worsen
Bloomberg | August 22, 2011
August 22, 2011 HUD Extends Higher Conforming Loan Limit for Reverse Mortgages
HousingWire | August 19, 2011
August 22, 2011 Delinquencies on Commercial Real Estate Loans Fall Again in July
HousingWire | August 19, 2011
August 22, 2011 Attorney General of N.Y. Is Said to Face Pressure on Bank Foreclosure Deal
The New York Times | August 21, 2011
August 22, 2011 Looking Ahead to Economic Reports This Week
The New York Times | August 22, 2011
August 19, 2011 Bank of America Plans Big Layoffs to Cut Costs
The New York Times | August 19, 2011
August 19, 2011 How Stable is the Banking Industry?
The Washington Post | August 19, 2011
August 19, 2011 Mortgage Servicers Bypass Foreclosure Delays With More Short Sales
HousingWire | August 18, 2011
August 19, 2011 Analysts: CRE Nears Bottom, Making Market Ripe for Investors
HousingWire | August 18, 2011
August 19, 2011 Realtor.com, Yahoo Real Estate Trading Places in Web Rankings
Inman News | August 18, 2011
August 19, 2011 S&P: Mortgage Default Rate Drops Below 2% in July
HousingWire | August 18, 2011
August 19, 2011 Small Businesses Try Hand at Forex
The Wall Street Journal | August 18, 2011
August 19, 2011 Housing Inventory Declines but Slow Sales Pace Adds Staying Power
DSNews | August 18, 2011
August 19, 2011 Fear Rises on Jobs, Housing Reports
USA Today | August 18, 2011
August 18, 2011 Annual Convention Registration Brochure Arriving in Your Mailbox
August 18, 2011 NAIC Title Insurance Task Force to Address Several Industry Issues during Summer Meeting
August 18, 2011 USDA Coffer Contains $11.2 Billion to Guarantee No-Down Mortgages
August 18, 2011 ALTA Board Member Honored for Professional, Civic Achievements
August 18, 2011 Welcome the Latest ALTA Members
August 18, 2011 37 Community Banks Receive $418M to Help Small Businesses Access Capital
August 18, 2011 ALTA Reports Record Membership
August 18, 2011 Average 30-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage Sinks to 4.15 Percent
August 18, 2011 LenderLive Settlement Services Expands Business Development Team
August 18, 2011 Wells Fargo Lowers Conforming Loan Limits
CNBC | August 18, 2011
August 18, 2011 Obama: Expect a Slow Housing Rebound
The Wall Street Journal | August 17, 2011
August 18, 2011 Homes in Some Markets are Undervalued, Report Says
The Los Angeles Times | August 17, 2011
August 18, 2011 Report: Housing Inventory Fell 18% in July
The Wall Street Journal | August 17, 2011
August 18, 2011 Details of Obama’s Jobs Plan Emerge
The Washington Post | August 18, 2011
August 18, 2011 New York Congressman to Propose Down Payment Subsidy
DSNews | August 17, 2011
August 18, 2011 Standard & Poor's: Shadow Inventory Levels Begin to Improve
HousingWire | August 17, 2011
August 18, 2011 Case Against MERS Reaches Supreme Court
HousingWire | August 17, 2011
August 18, 2011 Fitch Affirms Fannie, Freddie Default Ratings
BusinessWeek | August 17, 2011
August 17, 2011 Mortgage Applications Rise on Refinance: MBA
MSNBC | August 17, 2011
August 17, 2011 BofA Said to Weigh Foreclosure Pact That Allows New York Probe
The Washington Post | August 17, 2011
August 17, 2011 Behind the Numbers: Housing Starts Fall
The Wall Street Journal | August 16, 2011
August 17, 2011 On Economy, Raw Data Gets a Grain of Salt
The New York Times | August 17, 2011
August 17, 2011 Ally Financial Braces for Punitive AG Settlement
HousingWire | August 16, 2011
August 17, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Delinquency Rate Grew 2.4% in July
HousingWire | August 16, 2011
August 17, 2011 Rising Spending Holds Off U.S. Double-Dip
Bloomberg | August 17, 2011
August 17, 2011 The Financial Mindset of Underwater Borrowers: Survey
DSNews | August 16, 2011
August 16, 2011 95 Percent of Refinancing Borrowers Choose Fixed-Rate Mortgages
August 16, 2011 Stewart Title Exec Honored in Real Estate Forum Women of Influence 2011
August 16, 2011 Westcor Named One of Best Places to Work
August 16, 2011 Contract Cancellations Impact Closed Title Orders
August 16, 2011 ABA Approves New Uniform Law on Notarial Acts
August 16, 2011 The Impact of Recent Changes on Homeowners and Businesses
August 16, 2011 Economy Continues in Roller Coaster Fashion
August 16, 2011 WFG National Title Adds Sales VP in Puget Sound Region
August 16, 2011 Buying is Cheaper Than Renting in Most U.S. Cities
CNN Money | August 16, 2011
August 16, 2011 Obama Wants Plan for Federal Mortgage Role
The Washington Post | August 15, 2011
August 16, 2011 U.S. Banks Continue to Ease Lending Standards: Fed
The Baltimore Sun | August 15, 2011
August 16, 2011 Delinquencies Register Greatest Drop Since Recession End: TransUnion
DSNews | August 15, 2011
August 16, 2011 Mortgage Principal Reductions Mired in Controversy
Detroit Free Press | August 16, 2011
August 16, 2011 Cash-Flush Banks Stock Up on Agency MBS
HousingWire | August 15, 2011
August 16, 2011 Homebuilders Remain Pessimistic About Market Conditions
The Hill | August 15, 2011
August 16, 2011 Senior Citizen Explosion Could Be a Job Creator
CNBC | August 15, 2011
August 15, 2011 Low Rates May Do Little to Entice Nervous Consumers
The New York Times | August 14, 2011
August 15, 2011 Small Banks Say New Mortgage Regulations Too Onerous
USA Today | August 14, 2011
August 15, 2011 Home Prices Still Poised to Drop 5% by Early 2012, Say JPMorgan Analysts
HousingWire | August 15, 2011
August 15, 2011 Mortgage Fraud Remains Prevalent, Organized Crime Involved: FBI
HousingWire | August 13, 2011
August 15, 2011 Fully Excused Second-Lien Mortgages Spike in June
HousingWire | August 15, 2011
August 15, 2011 Geithner, Bernanke Have Little Left in Arsenal
The Washington Post | August 15, 2011
August 15, 2011 A Meal for Any Deal
The Washington Post | August 15, 2011
August 12, 2011 10 Housing Markets That Will Collapse This Year
MSNBC | August 11, 2011
August 12, 2011 Jobless Claims Decline to 4-Month Low
The New York Times | August 12, 2011
August 12, 2011 Shrinking in a Bad Economy: America's Entrepreneur Class
The Wall Street Journal | August 12, 2011
August 12, 2011 Rental Vacancy Rate at 6-Year Low
Rismedia | August 11, 2011
August 12, 2011 Investors Outdo Banks Offloading Distressed Properties: Report
DSNews | August 11, 2011
August 12, 2011 Debt-Reduction ‘Supercommittee’ Set
The Washington Post | August 11, 2011
August 12, 2011 Lawmaker Asks SEC to Investigate S&P Downgrade
HousingWire | August 11, 2011
August 12, 2011 BofA Sells Part of Mortgage Portfolio to Fannie Mae
The Wall Street Journal | August 11, 2011
August 11, 2011 Hear the State of the Industry; Learn How to Tell Your Story
August 11, 2011 ALTA Comments on Third Round of Mortgage Disclosure Forms
August 11, 2011 Second Quarter Metro Prices Mixed with Little Change
August 11, 2011 HUD Unveils Web-based Map to Attract Private capital into Areas Recovering from Foreclosure
August 11, 2011 CFPB Adds RESPA Director
August 11, 2011 Stewart Execs Reappointed as American Bar Association Committee Chairs
August 11, 2011 New Company Offers Centralized Title Ordering through Electronic Dashboard
August 11, 2011 Market Concerns Produce New Record Low Mortgage Rates
August 11, 2011 Title Insurance Veteran Inspires Hope in Book about Cancer Survivors
August 11, 2011 An Unlikely Landlord: Uncle Sam
The Washington Post | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 Foreclosure Filings in U.S. Plunge 35% to Lowest in Four Years
The Washington Post | August 11, 2011
August 11, 2011 Super-Committee Lineup Gives Hope for Deal
Politico | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 As Investors, Chinese Turn to New York
The New York Times | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 Mortgage Modifications Drop 42% in First Half: Hope Now
HousingWire | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 First-Time Jobless Claims in U.S. Unexpectedly Decrease to Four-Month Low
Bloomberg | August 11, 2011
August 11, 2011 Income in Cities Reflects Depth of Real Estate Woes
The Wall Street Journal | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 Percentage of CMBS Paying Off on Time Falls to 40%
HousingWire | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 BofA Marks Down Billions from Countrywide Portfolio
HousingWire | August 10, 2011
August 11, 2011 Mortgage Lending at Lowest Level Since 1997
The Los Angeles Times | August 6, 2011
August 10, 2011 Fed Pledges Very Low Interest Rates for 2 Years
The Washington Post | August 10, 2011
August 10, 2011 The Future of Mortgage Interest Deduction Remains Unstable
DSNews | August 9, 2011
August 10, 2011 Banks Continue to Struggle with Housing Fallout, Despite Bailout
The Washington Post | August 9, 2011
August 10, 2011 Mortgage Applications Rose Last Week: MBA
Reuters | August 10, 2011
August 10, 2011 Mortgage-Bond Selloff Threatens Rebound in U.S. Commercial Property Market
Bloomberg | August 10, 2011
August 10, 2011 Being Like Soros in Buying Farmland Lets Investors Reap 16% Annual Gains
Bloomberg | August 10, 2011
August 10, 2011 Treasury Report Finds Fewer Small Businesses
The Wall Street Journal | August 9, 2011
August 10, 2011 Harry Reid Names Three to Debt-Reduction Panel
The Washington Post | August 10, 2011
August 10, 2011 Home Values Drop 6.2% from Last Year
HousingWire | August 9, 2011
August 10, 2011 Rise in REO Value Cuts Freddie Mac Holding Expenses by 90%
HousingWire | August 9, 2011
August 10, 2011 Small-business Optimism on the Wane
The Hill | August 9, 2011
August 9, 2011 ALTA Supports Bipartisan Bill to Extend Mortgage Loan Limits
August 9, 2011 ALTA Member Wins British Seniors Open Amateur
August 9, 2011 CATIC Reports Strong Results for First Six Months
August 9, 2011 Investors Title Company Announces Second-Quarter 2011 Results
August 9, 2011 Indiana Land Title Association Now Offers Online CE Classes
August 9, 2011 TSS Software Adds Digital Closing Docs to Platform
August 9, 2011 Pennsylvania County Expands Electronic Recording Options
August 9, 2011 Data Trace Expands Geographic Coverage
August 9, 2011 Mortgage Rates Fall Amid Plunge in Stocks
The Washington Post | August 9, 2011
August 9, 2011 Worst Day for World Markets Since ’08
The Washington Post | August 9, 2011
August 9, 2011 Senate Banking Looks into Downgrade
The Hill | August 8, 2011
August 9, 2011 FHFA Assures Investors After Fannie, Freddie Downgrade
HousingWire | August 8, 2011
August 9, 2011 Is Recruiting Via Facebook Still Effective for Small Business?
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2011
August 9, 2011 Unknown Risk and Values Batter Real Estate Shares
Reuters | August 8, 2011
August 9, 2011 Freddie Mac Narrows Loss in 2Q
HousingWire | August 8, 2011
August 9, 2011 Housing Recovery Slips Out of Sight
CNN | August 9, 2011
August 9, 2011 Completed HAFA Short Sales Pass 10,000 Through June
HousingWire | August 8, 2011
August 9, 2011 Report: Housing Pain Persists, but Less Pervasive
The Wall Street Journal | August 9, 2011
August 9, 2011 Housing Recovery Slips Out of Sight
CNN Money | August 9, 2011
August 9, 2011 Treasury Report Finds Fewer Small Businesses
The Wall Street Journal | August 10, 2011
August 8, 2011 Second Recession in U.S. Could Be Worse Than First
The New York Times | August 7, 2011
August 8, 2011 Should Housing Be the Next White House Summit?
The Wall Street Journal | August 7, 2011
August 8, 2011 BofA Slides as Lender Braces for New Wave of Mortgage Refunds
Bloomberg | August 4, 2011
August 8, 2011 Geithner to Stay on as Treasury Chief
Bloomberg | August 8, 2011
August 8, 2011 S&P U.S. Debt Downgrade: Implications For Commercial Real Estate
Forbes | August 6, 2011
August 8, 2011 Bill Aims to Settle Sales-Taxes Debate
The Wall Street Journal | August 8, 2011
August 8, 2011 With a Jittery Stock Market, Is Now a Good Time to Buy?
The Wall Street Journal | August 5, 2011
August 8, 2011 From Flipping Houses to Developing Real Estate
The Washington Post | August 7, 2011
August 8, 2011 U.S. Stock Futures Fall as S&P Downgrade Spurs Economic Concern
The Washington Post | August 8, 2011
August 8, 2011 Fannie Mae Seeks More Aid as it Sees Further Loss
Bloomberg | August 8, 2011
August 8, 2011 Economy Adds 117,000 Jobs, Unemployment Edges Down
HousingWire | August 5, 2011
August 5, 2011 Senators Submit Bill to Extend Conforming Loan Limits
HousingWire | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 Markets Plummet on Global Economic Fears
The Washington Post | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 LPS Records 10% Monthly Increase in Foreclosure Starts
DSNews | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 Trading Up in a Down Housing Market
Reuters | August 5, 2011
August 5, 2011 U.S. Jobs Gain Seen Too Small to Cut Jobless
Bloomberg | August 5, 2011
August 5, 2011 In Home Sales, Courtesy Goes a Long Way
The New York Times | August 5, 2011
August 5, 2011 BofA Loan Repurchase Costs May Top Forecast
Bloomberg | August 5, 2011
August 5, 2011 New Fee to Bank Cash
The Wall Street Journal | August 5, 2011
August 5, 2011 Foreign Investors Will Not Save U.S. Housing But May Help Some States
DSNews | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 Mortgage-Bond Yields Tumble, Signaling Loan Rates Nearing Record
Bloomberg | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 Housing Hangover Won't Go Away Soon: The Ticker
Bloomberg | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 How Housing Dealt a Double Blow to Small Business
BusinessWeek | August 4, 2011
August 5, 2011 AARP Files Another Reverse Mortgage Suit
The New York Times | August 4, 2011
August 4, 2011 The Docket: Federal Court Ruling Impacts Title Policy Arbitration Agreements
August 4, 2011 Senate Bill Proposes Federal Tax Lien Registry
August 4, 2011 Lender Offers Rural Buyers No-Down Payment Loans
August 4, 2011 Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Lending Up 107 Percent from Last Year
August 4, 2011 Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows Amid Signs of Weakening Economy
August 4, 2011 Fidelity National Title Group Selects Solution to Automate Claims Process
August 4, 2011 Stewart Offers REO Services for Community Banks
August 4, 2011 Be the Go-To Source for the Latest Industry Information and Trends
August 4, 2011 Economy Close to Stall Speed May Signal Renewed U.S. Recession
Bloomberg | August 4, 2011
August 4, 2011 Summer Home Price Gains Fall Short of Winter Declines
HousingWire | August 3, 2011
August 4, 2011 Mortgage Finance Professionals Say Don't Scrap GSEs Altogether
HousingWire | August 3, 2011
August 4, 2011 The Biggest Hotel Projects Started This Year
The Wall Street Journal | August 3, 2011
August 4, 2011 Bank of America Pursues Protection from Lawsuits
The Washington Post | August 4, 2011
August 4, 2011 White House Pursues Ways to Boost Economy
The Washington Post | August 4, 2011
August 4, 2011 Recent Study Shows Insurance Lowers Default Risk
DSNews | August 3, 2011
August 4, 2011 Real Estate Agents to Lenders: Short-Sale Process Broken
HousingWire | August 3, 2011
August 4, 2011 Most Facebook Fans Not Local
The Wall Street Journal | August 2, 2011
August 4, 2011 Pressured by White House, Treasury Secretary Is Expected to Stay at Post
The New York Times | August 2, 2011
August 4, 2011 America's 10 Sickest Housing Markets
Business Insider | August 4, 2011
August 3, 2011 Home Listings Fall but Woes Persist
The Wall Street Journal | August 3, 2011
August 3, 2011 Mortgage Applications Rose Last Week: MBA
Reuters | August 3, 2011
August 3, 2011 American Land Title Association Says QRM Misses Critical Point
HousingWire | August 2, 2011
August 3, 2011 Mortgage Groups Talk Up Risk Retention as Comment Period Ends
HousingWire | August 2, 2011
August 3, 2011 Announced U.S. Job Cuts Jumped 59% in July
Bloomberg | August 2, 2011
August 3, 2011 Deficit Battle Shifts to Panel
The Wall Street Journal | August 3, 2011
August 3, 2011 U.S. Congress Plans to Block Consumer Agency Job
Reuters | August 2, 2011
August 3, 2011 Witnesses Express Concerns at Hearing on National Servicing Standards
DSNews | August 2, 2011
August 3, 2011 Mortgage Rates Plunge: For a Few Borrowers, 30-year Fixed Loans Under 4%
Los Angeles Times | August 2, 2011
August 2, 2011 CFPB Reveals Third Round of Draft Mortgage Disclosure Form
August 2, 2011 NAIC Agent Data Call Implementation Guide Sent to Title Task Force
August 2, 2011 ALTA Forms Approved in June Published as Final
August 2, 2011 ALTA Urges Regulators to Avoid ‘Wild West’ Approach by Including Title Insurance in Risk Retention Provision
August 2, 2011 Homeland Security Company Expands into Title Space
August 2, 2011 FHA Takes Action Against 240 Lenders
August 2, 2011 Advantage Title Selects RamQuest’s Total Solution
August 2, 2011 Demotech Withdraws Financial Stability Rating of New Jersey Title Insurance Company
August 2, 2011 House Legislation Would Launch FDIC Investigation
HousingWire | August 2, 2011
August 2, 2011 House Passes Historic Debt Deal on Eve of Deadline
The Washington Post | August 1, 2011
August 2, 2011 Debt-Ceiling Deal Risks Compromising Fragile Economic Growth
The Washington Post | August 1, 2011
August 2, 2011 Senate Steps Toward New Mortgage Servicing Standard
HousingWire | August 1, 2011
August 2, 2011 Fannie Mae Unwind Slows Down
HousingWire | August 1, 2011
August 2, 2011 Survey Finds REOs and Short Sales Are Major Causes of Legal Disputes
DSNews | August 1, 2011
August 2, 2011 Consumer Spending in U.S. Unexpectedly Fell
Bloomberg | August 2, 2011
August 2, 2011 Debt Deal Makes Bond Market Happy - Savers Might Not Be
USA Today | August 2, 2011
August 2, 2011 Will Property Tax Increases Stifle Housing Further?
Realty Biz News | August 1, 2011
August 2, 2011 Office Tenants Move Up in Class
The Wall Street Journal | August 1, 2011
August 1, 2011 White House, Congressional Leaders Reach Debt-Limit Deal
The Washington Post | August 1, 2011
August 1, 2011 The Math Behind the Mortgage Interest Deduction
DSNews | July 30, 2011
August 1, 2011 Who Got What from the Deal?
The Washington Post | August 1, 2011
August 1, 2011 U.S. Homeownership Falls to Lowest Since 1998 on Tight Lending
Bloomberg | July 30, 2011
August 1, 2011 Homeowners Who Want to Trade Up are Stuck Waiting
The Los Angeles Times | July 31, 2011
August 1, 2011 Cordray Braces for Senate Hearing on CFPB Nomination
HousingWire | July 30, 2011
August 1, 2011 Buying an Established Business
The Wall Street Journal | July 31, 2011
August 1, 2011 Changes to Jumbo Loans Kick Market While It's Down
Mercury News | July 31, 2011
August 1, 2011 Some Bankers Never Learn
The New York Times | July 31, 2011
July 29, 2011 Senate Banking Panel to Hold CFPB Nominee Hearing
Reuters | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 House leaders Postpone Vote on Debt Plan
The Washington Post | July 29, 2011
July 29, 2011 Foreclosure Filings Down Across the Country
The Wall Street Journal | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 Banking Executives Urge Obama, Congress to Reach Deal on Debt Ceiling
HousingWire | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 BofA to Move High-Risk Countrywide Mortgages to Subservicers
HousingWire | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 Debt-Ceiling Crisis Could Wallop the Housing Sector
The Atlantic | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 Major Lenders Offering Perks on Short Sales
DSNews | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 Increase in Pending Sales May Not Indicate Market Upswing
DSNews | July 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 Paying for Title Insurance
The New York Times | July 28, 2011
July 28, 2011 ALTA Names New CEO
July 28, 2011 First American Releases Q2 Earnings
July 28, 2011 Old Republic Details Second Quarter Results
July 28, 2011 Stewart Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2011
July 28, 2011 Stewart Appoints New Agency Services Manager for New Hampshire and Maine
July 28, 2011 WFG National Title Taps Industry Veteran to Grow Footprint in Washington
July 28, 2011 RedVision, TSS Integrate Platforms
July 28, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Follows Treasury Yields Higher
July 28, 2011 New Jersey Nixes Notary Use of Webcams
July 28, 2011 Check Out What's Planned for the Annual Convention
July 28, 2011 Higher Mortgage Limits Should Expire On Schedule, Donovan Says
Bloomberg | July 28, 2011
July 28, 2011 Fed Survey: Growth Slows in Much of U.S.
The Washington Post | July 27, 2011
July 28, 2011 Consumer Bureau Plans Enforcement Based on FTC's 'Stable' Model
Bloomberg | July 28, 2011
July 28, 2011 Metro Foreclosure Rates Decline Due to Processing Delays: RealtyTrac
DSNews | July 28, 2011
July 28, 2011 MERS Bows Out of Foreclosure and Bankruptcy Proceedings
DSNews | July 27, 2011
July 28, 2011 Foreclosure Defense Attorney Infiltrates Ally Mortgage Unit
HousingWire | July 27, 2010
July 28, 2011 Reports Confirm Decelerating Economy
The Washington Post | July 27, 2011
July 28, 2011 Weakness Lingers in Residential Real Estate: Beige Book
HousingWire | July 27, 2011
July 28, 2011 Consumer Agency Pick Cordray Lost Some, Won Some
The Washington Post | July 28, 2011
July 28, 2011 Republican Debt Plan Faces Close Vote in Congress
Reuters | July 28, 2011
July 27, 2011 Raj Date to Replace Elizabeth Warren at Consumer Bureau
The Wall Street Journal | July 27, 2011
July 27, 2011 CoreLogic: Nondistressed Home Prices Stabilizing
HousingWire | July 26, 2011
July 27, 2011 Mortgage Applications Fall 5% as Interest Rates Rise
HousingWire | July 27, 2011
July 27, 2011 U.S. Home Price Rise Fails to Lift Housing Gloom
Reuters | July 26, 2011
July 27, 2011 U.S. June New-Home Sales Fall More Than Estimated to 312,000 Annual Pace
Bloomberg | July 27, 2011
July 27, 2011 BofA Donates Then Demolishes Houses to Cut Glut
Bloomberg | July 26, 2011
July 27, 2011 Housing Market Remains Weak, Data Show
The Washington Post | July 26, 2011
July 26, 2011 ALTA CEO to Step Down; Accepts Offer in Private Sector
July 26, 2011 Fidelity’s Title Group Reports Strong Second Quarter
July 26, 2011 ALTA Urges Inclusion of Title Insurance in Qualified Mortgage Standard
July 26, 2011 New Jersey Title to Cease Issuing New Committments
July 26, 2011 FTC Refrains from Enforcing Most of Mortgage Assistance Relief Services Rule
July 26, 2011 Old Republic Names New Head of REO Operations
July 26, 2011 RamQuest Rolls Out New Version of its Flagship Solution
July 26, 2011 Consulting Firm Launches Digital Marketing and Public Relations Division
July 26, 2011 Moody's: Commercial Real Estate Outlook Improving
Forbes | July 25, 2011
July 26, 2011 Sales of New U.S. Homes Probably Stagnated in June as Industry Languished
Bloomberg | July 26, 2011
July 26, 2011 ALTA Pushes for Title Insurance Requirement Within QM Definition
HousingWire | July 25, 2011
July 26, 2011 The Help-Wanted Sign Comes With a Frustrating Asterisk
The New York Times | July 25, 2011
July 26, 2011 President Obama, House Speaker Boehner Present Dueling Debt-Limit Plans to Nation
The Washington Post | July 26, 2011
July 26, 2011 Banks' Second-Quarter Earnings Show Some Loan Growth
HousingWire | July 25, 2011
July 26, 2011 Massachusetts AG Launches Probe into MERS
HousingWire | July 25, 2011
July 25, 2011 TV Home Shows Turn to Foreclosures
The Wall Street Journal | July 25, 2011
July 25, 2011 Is Housing-Market Squeeze Tightening?
The Wall Street Journal| July 25, 2011
July 25, 2011 Fannie Mae Sees Light at the End of Housing Tunnel
HousingWire | July 22, 2011
July 25, 2011 Administration Considering New Housing Policies
DSNews | July 22, 2011
July 25, 2011 CFPB issues first stopgap mortgage rule
HousingWire | July 23, 2011
July 25, 2011 House Clears Bill to Restructure CFPB, Obama Threatens Veto
HousingWire | July 22, 2011
July 25, 2011 Debunking Popular Real Estate Myths
Los Angeles Times | July 25, 2011
July 25, 2011 Is Housing-Market Squeeze Tightening?
The Wall Street Journal | July 25, 2011
July 24, 2011 This Week in Congress - July 25, 2011
July 22, 2011 As Housing Prices Drop, Closing Costs are Rising
MSNBC | July 21, 2011
July 22, 2011 Sorting Through Lending Costs
The New York Times | July 21, 2011
July 22, 2011 Home prices in May down 6.3%
San Francisco Chronicle | July 21, 2011
July 22, 2011 House Votes to Overhaul Consumer Agency
The Washington Post | July 22, 2011
July 22, 2011 Obama, Boehner Push for Ambitious Debt Plan
The Washington Post | July 22, 2011
July 22, 2011 Investors Who Do a Few Mortgages on the Side
The Wall Street Journal | July 22, 2011
July 22, 2011 FHFA Records Second Straight Monthly Increase in Home Prices
DSNews | July 21, 2011
July 22, 2011 New Lows in Home Prices 'Almost Assured': Radar Logic
HousingWire | July 21, 2011
July 22, 2011 OCC Preemption Rule
Bloomberg | July 21, 2011
July 21, 2011 ALTA Responds to Closing Cost Study
July 21, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Ticks Up To 4.52 Percent
July 21, 2011 ALTA Urges One-Year Extension of Current Mortgage Loan Limits
July 21, 2011 California Passes Statute Impacting Short Sales
July 21, 2011 Stewart Hires Chief Human Resources Officer
July 21, 2011 Old Republic International Announces Second Quarter 2011 Conference Call
July 21, 2011 TitleVest Bolsters Staff
July 21, 2011 Wall Street Reform: A Year Down a Bumpy Road
CNN Money | July 21, 2011
July 21, 2011 On Opening Day, CFPB Faces Long Months of Debate
HousingWire | July 21, 2011
July 21, 2011 Existing Home Sales Slip, Prices Stabilize
The Washington Post | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 Distressed Properties Comprise Smaller Share of Declining Home Resales
DSNews | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 Mortgage Delinquency Rate Climbs, Foreclosure Numbers Head Higher
DSNews | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 More Americans to Exit Homeownership
HousingWire | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 Fed Fines Wells Fargo $85 Million for Questionable Mortgages
HousingWire | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 White House Threatens Veto of GOP Bill Curbing Consumer Bureau Powers
The Hill | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 Geithner Says U.S. Financial System 'Much Stronger' Today
San Francisco Chronicle | July 20, 2011
July 21, 2011 5 Social-Media Tools for Small Business
The Wall Street Journal | July 20, 2011
July 20, 2011 Mortgage Lending the Old-Fashioned Way
The Washington Post | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 In June, Fewer For-Sale Signs on Homes
The Wall Street Journal | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Searching for Parents in the Housing Market
The Wall Street Journal | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Mortgage Applications See Biggest Increase in 4 Months
Reuters | July 20, 2011
July 20, 2011 GAO Determines Recent Mortgages Already Meet QM Requirements
HousingWire | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Housing Starts Surge in June
The Washington Post | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 U.S. Risk Rule Could Raise Mortgage Costs: Study
Bloomberg | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Frank to Defend Dodd-Frank, Swap-Rule Delay, Basel Rules: Compliance
Bloomberg | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Lawmakers Call for Hearings on Robo-Signing
The Associated Press | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Downgrade Could Be KO for Housing
Politico | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 Republicans Target CFPB, Call Nomination ‘Dead on Arrival’
Bloomberg | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 U.S. Risk Rule Could Raise Mortgage Costs: Study
Reuters | July 19, 2011
July 20, 2011 More Firms Bet on Incoming Wave of REO
HousingWire | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 ClosingCorp Launches SmartGFE Calculator For Title Companies
July 19, 2011 Data Trace Adds 17 Counties to Title Plant Databases
July 19, 2011 Texas Abstracting Firm Designated as ‘Endorsed Partner’
July 19, 2011 CFPB Set to Open Doors Thursday as Uncertainty Persists
July 19, 2011 GAO Report Analyzes Potential Impacts of Dodd-Frank on Mortgage Market
July 19, 2011 July 2011 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook: Soft Patch or Double Dip?
July 19, 2011 U.S. Senate Considers Flood Bill
July 19, 2011 Obama Administration Not Planning Another Big Housing Program
The Washington Post | July 18, 2011
July 19, 2011 Study: Tax Credit Had ‘Fleeting’ Effect on Housing Markets
The Wall Street Journal | July 18, 2011
July 19, 2011 Special Report: Banks Continue Robo-Signing
Reuters | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Rises More Than Estimated,
Bloomberg | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 U.S. Housing Starts Probably Rose in June as Industry Struggled to Rebound
Bloomberg | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 Bank of America Has Record Loss on Bad Home Loans
Bloomberg | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 Homeownership Rate May Decline Further
DSNews | July 18, 2011
July 19, 2011 Obama Pledges to Fight GOP Changes to CFPB
HousingWire | July 18, 2011
July 19, 2011 Freddie Mac Says Housing Sector Unlikely to See Double Dip
HousingWire | July 18, 2011
July 19, 2011 GOP Blocks Cordray, Limits CFPB
Roll Call | July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 Life on MERS: Archive is at Center of Mortgage Mess
Reuters | July 19, 2011
July 18, 2011 Cordray Drafted for Head of Consumer Agency
The Washington Post | July 18, 2011
July 18, 2011 Big Mortgages Are Back
The Wall Street Journal | July 16, 2011
July 18, 2011 Congress Tees Up Crucial Votes on Debt Limit
The Washington Post | July 18, 2011
July 18, 2011 Prime Mortgage Requirements: Then vs. Now
DSNews | July 15, 2011
July 18, 2011 FTC Decides Not to Enforce Parts of MARS
HousingWire | July 15, 2011
July 18, 2011 One in Four Private Citi Modifications Redefaulted as of 2Q
HousingWire | July 17, 2011
July 18, 2011 Elizabeth Warren may be 'Wild Card' in Senate Race
The Boston Herald | July 18, 2011
July 18, 2011 The Week Ahead: Deficit and Dodd-Frank
The Hill | July 17, 2011
July 15, 2011 This Week in Congress - July 18, 2011
July 15, 2011 Short Sale Fraud Plagues the Housing Market
CNN Money | July 14, 2011
July 15, 2011 5 Places With Good Jobs And Cheap Housing
The San Francisco Chronicle | July 14, 2011
July 15, 2011 Singles Dive into the Real Estate Market
MSNBC | July 14, 2011
July 15, 2011 Warren Faces More Grilling Over Consumer Bureau
The Washington Post | July 15, 2011
July 15, 2011 Underwater Homeowners Refinancing Bill Gains Momentum
Housing Predictor | July 15, 2011
July 15, 2011 Sales of Small Firms Are Up
The Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2011
July 15, 2011 Plan B Emerges on Debt
Wall Street Journal | July 15, 2011
July 15, 2011 Distress Claims $181 Billion in Commercial Real Estate Sector
DSNews | July 14, 2011
July 15, 2011 Freddie Mac Authorizes HUD Unemployment Program
HousingWire | July 15, 2011
July 15, 2011 US Homeownership Rate Could Fall Further
HousingWire | July 15, 2011
July 14, 2011 ALTA Board Approves New Endorsements; Forms Committee Issues Technical Correction
July 14, 2011 ALTA President Shines During Congressional Hearing
July 14, 2011 New Florida Insurer Insolvency Law Protects Title Insurance Policyholders
July 14, 2011 Fidelity Adds Former Regulator to Government Relations Team
July 14, 2011 RamQuest Adds UPS Shipping and Tracking Capabilities
July 14, 2011 WFG National Title Expands Presence in Louisiana Market
July 14, 2011 TitleVision Texas Enhances Title Plant Coverage
July 14, 2011 House Approves ALTA Supported Bill to Extend Flood Program for Five Years
July 14, 2011 Would a Federal Land Titling System Help Your Business? Rep. Marcy Kaptur thinks so
July 14, 2011 Mortgage Rates Fall After Weak Jobs Report
July 14, 2011 Bernanke: Fed 'Prepared to Respond'
The Washington Post | July 14, 2011
July 14, 2011 Warren vs. GOP: Round 2
The Washington Post | July 14, 2011
July 14, 2011 D.C. Council Alters Foreclosure Law, Adds New Consumer Rights
The Washington Post | July 14, 2011
July 14, 2011 Two Big Banks Look Local to Sell Foreclosures
HousingWire | July 14, 2011
July 14, 2011 CFPB to Consult Small Businesses Before Finalizing TILA-RESPA Mortgage Disclosures
HousingWire | July 14, 201
July 14, 2011 Ranching, Wetlands Collide in North Coast
The Wall Street Journal | July 14, 2011
July 14, 2011 Moody’s Downgrade Warning Pressures U.S. on Debt Deal
Bloomberg | July 14, 2011
July 14, 2011 Feds, State AGs Seek to Merge Mortgage Servicing Standards
HousingWire | July 13, 2011
July 14, 2011 Neugebauer Bill Left Out of GSE Reform
HousingWire | July 13, 2011
July 13, 2011 Trade Group Fights to Keep National Flood Insurance Program
HousingWire | July 12, 2011
July 13, 2011 Fannie Mae Consensus Absent as GSE Bills Move in U.S. House
Bloomberg | July 13, 2011
July 13, 2011 Housing Official Tapped as FHA Director
The Wall Street Journal | July 12, 2011
July 13, 2011 Mortgage Applications Drop for the Fourth Week
Reuters | July 13, 2011
July 13, 2011 CFPB to Unleash Bank Examiners on Dodd-Frank Anniversary
HousingWire | July 13, 2011
July 13, 2011 Effort to Refinance Underwater GSE Mortgages Gains Steam
HousingWire | July 12, 2011
July 13, 2011 Ohio Representative Calls for Temporary Foreclosure Moratorium
DSNews | July 12, 2011
July 13, 2011 Fannie Mae Consensus Absent as GSE Bills Move in U.S. House
Bloomberg | July 12, 2011
July 13, 2011 Why the Housing Tax Credit Failed
The Washington Post | July 12, 2011
July 12, 2011 Watch ALTA's President Testify Live Today during Congressional Hearing
July 12, 2011 ALTA President to Testify During Congressional Hearing on Wednesday
July 12, 2011 HUD Issues Corrections, Clarifications to RESPA
July 12, 2011 ALTA Urges Opposition to Amendment Terminating National Flood Insurance Program
July 12, 2011 ALTA, Coalition for Sensible Housing Policy Respond to Comments from Rep. Frank
July 12, 2011 Stewart Title Subsidiary Acquires REO and Subservicing Company
July 12, 2011 New York-Based Title Companies Merge
July 12, 2011 New Mexico County to Implement PropertyInfo’s Records Management Solution
July 12, 2011 U.S. Tackles Housing Slump
The Wall Street Journal | July 12, 2011
July 12, 2011 Neighbor vs. Neighbor as Homeowner Fights Get Ugly
Yahoo Finance | July 10, 2011
July 12, 2011 Frank: Financial Overhaul 'Holding Up
The Washington Post | July 12, 2011
July 12, 2011 Bank’s Deal Means More Will Lose Their Homes
The New York Times | July 11, 2011
July 12, 2011 The Top Markets for Rental-Home Investors
The Wall Street Journal | June 11, 2011
July 12, 2011 Slim Summer Home Price Gains Expected to Reverse
HousingWire | July 11, 2011
July 12, 2011 Foreclosure Sales Dip for Second Straight Month
HousingWire | July 10, 2011
July 12, 2011 Servicers Expand to Assist Distressed Homeowners
DSNews | July 11, 2011
July 12, 2011 Small, Medium Companies Turn Sour on Economy
07/11/2011 | Reuters
July 12, 2011 US House Republicans Take Aim at Fannie, Freddie
Reuters | July 11, 2011
July 12, 2011 Don't Miss the 2011 Summer Title Agents Executive Conference
July 11, 2011 Credit Unions Growing Commercial Lending Business
USA Today | July 10, 2011
July 11, 2011 Finding Good Homes for Lighthouses
The Washington Post | July 11, 2011
July 11, 2011 Debt Reduction Talks in Limbo as Clock Ticks Toward Aug. 2 Deadline
The Washington Post | July 11, 2011
July 11, 2011 More Empty Stores at Malls
The Wall Street Journal | July 9, 2011
July 11, 2011 Joining the Real Estate Search Party Online
The New York Times | July 9, 2011
July 11, 2011 GOP Gets One Last Shot at Consumer Protection Bureau Before it Opens
The Hill | July 10, 2011
July 11, 2011 Sheila Bair Leaves FDIC, Moves to Pew Charitable Trust
HousingWire | July 8, 2011
July 11, 2011 Why Real Estate May Be The Buying Opportunity of the Decade
Newsweek | July 10, 2011
July 11, 2011 Banks Gearing Up to Fill Looming Gap in Jumbo Loans
Los Angeles Times | July 210, 2011
July 11, 2011 GOP Gets One Last Shot at Consumer Protection Bureau Before it Opens
The Hill | July 10, 2011
July 10, 2011 This Week in Congress - July 11, 2011
July 8, 2011 Fannie Mae Expects Full Participation in HUD Unemployment Program
HousingWire | July 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 Fannie Mae Launches National Housing Survey
Phoenix Business Journal | July 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 Real Estate Forecast: Home Prices Limp into 2012
Bloomberg | July 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 White House Tries Again to Help Jobless Homeowners
Reuters | July 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 District Effort to Help Distressed Homeowners Could Halt Foreclosure Sales
The Washington Post | July 8, 2011
July 8, 2011 Mortgage Bankers Question Proposed Loan Disclosure Forms
Inman News | July 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 Small Businesses Decry Regulation
The Wall Street Journal | July 8, 2011
July 8, 2011 June Jobless Report May Settle Growth Argument
The Washington Post | July 8, 2011
July 8, 2011 Home Prices to Slip More But Dip to be Less Severe
HousingWire | June 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 Lawyer Gets 2 Years for Fraud
Minneapolis Star-Tribune | July 7, 2011
July 8, 2011 Elizabeth Warren's Dream Becomes A Consumer Bureau She May Never Lead
Bloomberg | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 ALTA Addresses Problems of Roll-up Lines and Lack of Itemization on HUD-1
July 7, 2011 WFG National Grows Presence in Washington
July 7, 2011 PropertyInfo Integrates with Government Software Provider
July 7, 2011 TSS Offers New Payment Option for Web-Based Solution
July 7, 2011 Poll: Advocacy, Communications Top ALTA Member Benefits
July 7, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Rises
July 7, 2011 First American Announces Second-Quarter Earnings Release
July 7, 2011 ‘Not Enough’ Done for Homeowners
The Washington Post | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 Presenting Photos from ALTA's DC and Las Vegas Conferences
July 7, 2011 The Cost Of Owning 150,000 Foreclosed Homes
NPR | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 Treasury to Reward Servicers for Quicker Mortgage Modifications
HousingWire | July 6, 2011
July 7, 2011 Initial Unemployment Claims in U.S. Decreased 14,000 Last Week to 418,000
Bloomberg | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 Multifamily Mortgage Debt Unchanged at $2.4 Trillion in 1Q
HousingWire | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 In Debt Talks, Obama Offers Social Security Cuts
The Washington Post | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 Men Getting Jobs Faster Than Women
The Washington Post | July 6, 2011
July 7, 2011 U.S. Consumer Bureau Plans to Write Rules for Mortgage Servicers
Bloomberg | July 6, 2011
July 7, 2011 Housing Prices: No Rebound in Sight
CNN Money | July 7, 2011
July 7, 2011 Lawmakers Mulling Fate of Fannie Mae Split on U.S. Mortgage-Finance Role
Bloomberg | July 7, 2011
July 6, 2011 Sellers Brace for New Mortgage Caps
The Wall Street Journal | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 Bill Calls for Fannie, Freddie Merger
The Wall Street Journal
July 6, 2011 Housing Recovery Stymied as Government Works at Cross-Purposes
Bloomberg | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 Treasury Considers More Tweaks to Short Sale Program
HousingWire | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 Foreign Buyers Lifting U.S. Home Sales
USA Today | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 US Mortgage Volume Slumped Last Week In Rate-Driven Retreat
The Wall Street Journal | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 Renters See Prices Skyrocket
The Washington Post | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 HUD Wants Public Housing Investors
Politico | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 Obama Calls Lawmakers to White House in Effort to Break Debt Stalemate
The Washington Post | July 6, 2011
July 6, 2011 Employers Are Occupying More Space, but at a Slower Pace
The Wall Street Journal | July 5, 2011
July 6, 2011 Shadow Inventory and REOs Loom Over National Recovery
DSNews | July 5, 2011
July 5, 2011 Military Financial Services Provider Purchases National Title Company
July 5, 2011 Photos Available from ALTA Federal and Business Strategies Conferences
July 5, 2011 ALTA’s Director of Meetings Honored with PMPI’s President’s Award
July 5, 2011 HUD Issues Safe Act Final Rule
July 5, 2011 West Virginia Names Acting Insurance Commissioner
July 5, 2011 First American CIO to Advise Technology Provider’s Board
July 5, 2011 HUD to Give Away $1 billion to Struggling Homeowners
The Washington Post | July 5
July 5, 2011 GSE Market Share Increases in 1Q
HousingWire | July 1, 2011
July 5, 2011 Fearful Borrowers Take Banks to Court After Loan Modification Mishaps
The Washington Post | July 5, 2011
July 5, 2011 HUD’s Donovan Acknowledges Home Ownership Dream Fading, Says Opportunities Must be Broadened
The Washington Post | July 3, 2011
July 5, 2011 Can a Retiree Get a Mortgage?
The Wall Street Journal | July 5, 2011
July 5, 2011 Investors Plead Guilty to Bid-Rigging at California Foreclosure Auctions
DSNews | July 1, 2011
July 5, 2011 Servicers Write Down Principal on Nearly 5,000 HAMP Modifications
HousingWire | July 1, 2011
July 5, 2011 GOP Uses Budget, Other Tools to Sap Financial Law
CBS News | July 4, 2011
July 5, 2011 An Agency Builder, but Not Yet Its Leader
The New York Times | July 4, 2011
July 4, 2011 This Week in Congress - July 5, 2011
July 1, 2011 Mortgage Executive Receives 30-Year Sentence
The New York Times | June 30, 2011
July 1, 2011 Treasury Secretary Geithner Considering Leaving Post After Debt Talks
The Washington Post | July 1, 2011
July 1, 2011 Bernanke Appoints Bialek Inspector General for CFPB
HousingWire | June 30, 2011
July 1, 2011 Fannie Mae Single-Family Delinquency Rate Falls in May
HousingWire | June 30, 2011
July 1, 2011 Pimco’s Simon: There Was Never a Housing Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | June 30, 2011
July 1, 2011 CoreLogic May Home Price Index Rose 0.8%
HousingWire | June 30, 2011
July 1, 2011 US House Republicans Want Bond Fund to Bar Fannie, Freddie
Reuters | June 30, 2011
June 30, 2011 Foreclosures Reportedly Delayed as HUD Lacks Funds to Pay Closing Agents, Attorneys
June 30, 2011 TIPAC Contributors List - 2nd Quarter 2011
June 30, 2011 OCC Issues Guidance To Banks Regarding Foreclosure Practices
June 30, 2011 OLTA Asks Ohio Supreme Court to Reject County’s Excessive Fees for Electronic Documents
June 30, 2011 Colorado Names New Insurance Commissioner
June 30, 2011 Southern Title Appoints New COO
June 30, 2011 ALTA Urges Senate Not to Crowd Out Small Lenders in GSE Reform
June 30, 2011 DataQuick Expands Property Research Suite
June 30, 2011 Mortgage Rates Mixed as 30-Year Fixed Continues to Hold Steady
June 30, 2011 TIPAC Contributors List - 2nd Quarter 2011 - Page 3
June 30, 2011 TIPAC Contributors List - 2nd Quarter 2011 - Page 2
June 30, 2011 Pending Home Sales Up 8.2% in May
The Wall Street Journal | June 29, 2011
June 30, 2011 Despite Fears, Owning Home Retains Allure, Poll Shows
The New York Times | June 29, 2011
June 30, 2011 Lender Proves to be a Costly Buy for Bank of America
The Los Angeles Times | June 30, 2011
June 30, 2011 Smaller Businesses Seeking Loans Still Come Up Empty
The Wall Street Journal | June 30, 2011
June 30, 2011 QE2: Fed Bond Purchases End, Leaving Mixed Legacy as Economic Recovery Lags
The Washington Post | June 30, 2011
June 30, 2011 Fannie Mae Silence on Taylor Bean Mortgages Opened Way to $3 Billion Fraud
Bloomberg | June 30, 2011
June 30, 2011 Regulators Subpoena Ally Financial in Mortgage Probe
HousingWire | June 29, 2011
June 30, 2011 Housing Market Turning Around in Several Rural States
USA Today | June 29, 2011
June 30, 2011 Realtors Steamed About HUD Foreclosure Delays
The Wall Street Journal | June 29, 2011
June 30, 2011 Moody's Warns of Spillover if US Downgraded
AFP | June 30, 2011
June 30, 2011 Consumer Bankers Assn spent $410K lobbying in 1Q
Forbes | June 29, 2011
June 30, 2011 Fannie Mae Silence on Taylor Bean Enabled $3B Fraud
Bloomberg | June 29, 2011
June 29, 2011 Declines in Home Prices Ease
The Wall Street Journal | June 29, 2011
June 29, 2011 Bank of America to Pay $8.5 billion Settlement Over Mortgages
The Washington Post | June 29, 2011
June 29, 2011 Mortgage Fraud SARs Jump 31% as Investors Demand Loan Buybacks
DSNews | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 Fannie Mae to Retroactively Charge Mortgage Servicers for Foreclosure Delays
HousingWire | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 Mortgage Applications Decline 2.7%
HousingWire | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 Twitter's Small-Business Big Shots
The Wall Street Journal | June 29, 2011
June 29, 2011 Commercial Lenders Take Step Into Riskier Deals
The New York Times | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 Small U.S. Mortgage Lenders Express Reform Worry
Reuters | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 Homeownership Goals Still Hotly Debated as CFPB and Dodd-Frank Regs Take Hold
HousingWire | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 Warren Pays Visit to North Shore
The Boston Globe | June 28, 2011
June 29, 2011 States Say Bank Regulator Still in Their Way
Reuters | June 28, 2011
June 28, 2011 CFPB Releases Second Round of Combined Disclosure Forms
June 28, 2011 Overcharging for Records Limits Transparency, Amicus Brief Argues
June 28, 2011 Pennsylvania Governor Signs Bill Banning Private Transfer Fees
June 28, 2011 TitleVision Texas Director of Customer Solutions Elected to TLTA PAC Board of Trustees
June 28, 2011 ALTA promotes Green to Education and Research Coordinator
June 28, 2011 North Carolina Passes UPL Bill
June 28, 2011 Housing Numbers Could Spell End to June Gloom
The Wall Street Journal | June 27, 2011
June 28, 2011 Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Likely Fell in April
Bloomberg | June 28, 2011
June 28, 2011 Uneven Fall of House Prices Could Tumble Another 3%
HousingWire | June 27, 2011
June 28, 2011 Why Economists See a Modestly Stronger Second Half for 2011 After a Dismal 6 Months
The Washington Post | June 27, 2011
June 28, 2011 Must-Have Mobile Tech Tools for Entrepreneurs
The Wall Street Journal | June 28, 2011
June 28, 2011 Top Housing, Regulation Official to Leave US Treasury
Reuters | June 27, 2011
June 28, 2011 Insurance Expert Tapped for Financial Crisis Panel
The Hill | June 27, 2011
June 28, 2011 CFPB Trials 5/1 Adjustable-rate Mortgage form Prototypes
HousingWire | June 28, 2011
June 28, 2011 Move to Round Out Risk Panel
The Wall Street Journal | June 27, 2011
June 27, 2011 Tighter Lending Crimps Housing
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2011
June 27, 2011 A New Blow to Housing Market?
The Washington Post | June 26, 2011
June 27, 2011 Reverse Mortgages: Who Needs a Bank?
The Wall Street Journal | June 25, 2011
June 27, 2011 Milking a Business for Retirement
The Wall Street Journal | June 26, 2011
June 27, 2011 More Consumers Forced to Rent Due to Foreclosure: TransUnion
HousingWire | June 24, 2011
June 27, 2011 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Not Yet Open and Already Under Attack
CBS MoneyWatch | June 26, 2011
June 27, 2011 Inside a High-end Real Estate Deal Gone Bad
Los Angeles Times | June 25, 2011
June 27, 2011 Regulators Shut Small Georgia Bank; 48th in 2011
CBS News | June 27, 2011
June 27, 2011 This Week in Congress - June 27, 2011
June 24, 2011 CFPB Outlines Role
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2011
June 24, 2011 House Committee Votes to Slash CFPB Funding
HousingWire | June 23, 2011
June 24, 2011 County Lawsuits Say Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Dodge Taxes
Detroit Free Press | June 24, 2011
June 24, 2011 Pioneer to Revisit Subprime
The Wall Street Journal | June 24, 2017
June 24, 2011 Treasury Official: 'Seriously Considering' Criticism Of Mortgage Rule
Dow Jones | June 24, 2011
June 24, 2011 Jobless Claims and Home Sales Reflect Slowdown in Economy
The New York Times | June 23, 2011
June 24, 2011 Pending Conforming Loan Limit Decrease Puts California on Edge
HousingWire | June 23, 2011
June 24, 2011 Market 'Snapshot' Reveals Decline in Strategic Defaults
DSNews | June 23, 2011
June 24, 2011 Are Homeowners Fixing Their Balance Sheets?
The Wall Street Journal | June 22, 2011
June 24, 2011 Senate Democrats Seek Ouster of Banking Regulator
The New York Times | June 23, 2011
June 24, 2011 Risk Retention Crucial to Housing Reform: Treasury
Reuters | June 24, 2011
June 23, 2011 Get Ready for Second Round of CFPB’s Draft Mortgage Disclosure Form
June 23, 2011 Texas Strengthens Private Transfer Fee Law
June 23, 2011 ALTA Urges Regulators to Revise QRM Provision
June 23, 2011 Coalition White Paper Warns Proposed QRM Provision Harms Creditworthy Borrowers
June 23, 2011 OFAC Tightens Libya Sanctions
June 23, 2011 ALTA Grassroots Effort Successful in Garnering Support Against Proposed QRM Provision
June 23, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Unchanged at 4.50 Percent
June 23, 2011 ALTA Supports Efforts to create a U.S. Covered Bond Market
June 23, 2011 Industry, Lawmakers Call for QRM Redo from Capitol Hill
HousingWire | June 23, 2011
June 23, 2011 QRM Requirements Could Slash Refinancing in Hardest Hit States
HousingWire | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 New Home Sales in U.S. Likely Fell in May
Bloomberg | June 23, 2011
June 23, 2011 Bernanke Leaves Door Open to Further Easing
Bloomberg | June 23, 2011
June 23, 2011 US Home Prices Increase a Scant 0.8% in April: FHFA
HousingWire | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 Shadows Shrink on More Distressed Sales and Fewer Delinquencies
DSNews | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 Outlook Grows Bleak on Main Street
The Wall Street Journal | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 American Home Equity Cut by One-Third
HousingWire | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 U.S. House Panel Approves Measure to Boost Covered Bond Market
Bloomberg | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 'Next Wave' of Mortgage Fraud Strikes
Minneapolis Star-Tribune | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 Mortgage Debt, a Lasting Burden
The New York Times | June 22, 2011
June 23, 2011 Federal Reserve Chief has One Recipe for Housing Market
Reuters | June 22, 2011
June 22, 2011 Oversight Group Did Not Refer Housing Complaints
The New York Times | June 21, 2011
June 22, 2011 Distressed Property Sales Drop, Despite Push to Sell
CNBC | June 21, 2011
June 22, 2011 Home Resales Slide 3.8%
The Wall Street Journal | June 22, 2011
June 22, 2011 Lawmakers: Government Guarantee Preserves 30-year Mortgage
HousingWire | June 21, 2011
June 22, 2011 Mortgage Applications Declined Last Week: MBA
Reuters | June 22, 2011
June 22, 2011 May Mortgage Delinquencies Down Substantially Compared to 2010: LPS
HousingWire | June 22, 2011
June 22, 2011 Big Four Top Contenders to Replace Fannie, Freddie
HousingWire | June 21, 2011
June 22, 2011 QE 2 Proves No Silver Bullet
The Wall Street Journal | June 22, 2011
June 22, 2011 Economic Signs Change; Fed Policies Do Not
The Washington Post | June 22, 2011
June 22, 2011 House Republicans Concerned about Consumer Bureau's Role in Foreclosure Issues
The Hill | June 21, 2011
June 22, 2011 Federal Reserve Still Facing Economic Soft Patch Even as Recovery Celebrates 2nd Birthday
The Washington Post | June 22, 2011
June 21, 2011 The U.S. Supreme Court to Hear RESPA Case
June 21, 2011 Moody’s Says Risk-Retention Provision Needs Reworked
June 21, 2011 Federal Reserve Board Publishes HOEPA Fee-Based Trigger Adjustment
June 21, 2011 HUD Announces Dates for Hope for Homeowners Phase-Out
June 21, 2011 ALTA President Speaks at TLTA Convention about Value of Title Insurance, Financial Reform
June 21, 2011 A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Fidelity’s Title Insurance Subsidiaries
June 21, 2011 Stewart Title of California Expands San Diego Sales Team
June 21, 2011 Title Company Obtains License in 14 states
June 21, 2011 More Lawmakers Join Major Push to Reduce QRM Down Payment
HousingWire | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 Prime Mortgages Originated in 2011 Mirror Proposed QRM: DBRS
HousingWire | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 Government Stays Glued to Mortgage Market
The Wall Street Journal | June 21, 2011
June 21, 2011 Analysts Don't Foresee Rise in Home Prices Until 2014
DSNews | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 Understanding the Debt Ceiling
The Washington Post | June 21, 2011
June 21, 2011 One-Third of U.S. Workers Ready to Quit
The Wall Street Journal | June 21, 2011
June 21, 2011 House Republicans’ Solution to Recess Appointments? No Recess
The New York Times | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 Director or No, Wall Street's Newest Cop Is Ready for Duty
The New York Times | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 House Republicans Draft Letter on Warren Mortgage-Talks Role
San Francisco Chronicle | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 First American Title Case Going to the Supreme Court
HousingWire | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 HUD, NeighborWorks Roll Out Emergency Program for Unemployed
DSNews | June 20, 2011
June 21, 2011 Chamber Calls on Agencies to Divide New Consumer Protection Abilities
The Hill | June 20, 2011
June 20, 2011 Has Your Housing Market Hit Bottom?
The Wall Street Journal
June 20, 2011 Florida Bar Files Complaint Against David J. Stern Over MERS Case
HousingWire | June 16, 2011
June 20, 2011 Delinquencies in Commercial Real Estate CDOs Slid to 14.1% in May
HousingWire | June 16, 2011
June 20, 2011 Connecting With Clients Through the Power of Tech
The New York Times | June 19, 2011
June 20, 2011 Bankers Advocate Opposition of Mortgage Servicing Amendment
DSNews | June 16, 2011
June 20, 2011 Nominees at Standstill as G.O.P. Flexes Its Muscle
The New York Times |June 20, 2011
June 20, 2011 5 House Markets With Best, Worst Outlook
MarketWatch | June 19, 2011
June 20, 2011 This Week in Congress - June 20, 2011
June 20, 2011 Nominees at Standstill as G.O.P. Flexes Its Muscle
The New York Times | June 20. 2011
June 20, 2011 Government Stays Glued to Mortgage Market
The Wall Street Journal | June 20, 2011
June 17, 2011 Wells Fargo Ends Reverse Mortgages
HousingWire | June 16, 2011
June 17, 2011 Home Builders to Settle Las Vegas Land Dispute
The Wall Street Journal | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 CitiMortgage Paying Borrowers $12,000 After a Short Sale
HousingWire | June 16, 2011
June 17, 2011 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Can Open Without Chief
Politico | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 NAR May Home Prices Drop as Sellers Fear a Double Dip
HousingWire | June 16, 2011
June 17, 2011 How to Divorce a Business Partner
The Wall Street Journal | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 Modest Improvement in 2 of Economy's Weakest Areas Offers Hope That Spring Slump is Ending
The Washington Post | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 Inventory Overhang Means 6.5M New Households Needed
DSNews | June 16, 2011
June 17, 2011 House Panel Endorses Budget Cuts at IRS, Consumer Bureau
Bloomberg | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 Housing Starts Increase, While Jobless Claims Slip
The New York Times | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 Lawmakers Seek Assurances on Bank Regulations
The New York Times | June 17, 2011
June 16, 2011 ALTA Addresses Questions About Revised Survey Standards
June 16, 2011 Title Agents of All Sizes Can Compete in Growing Short Sale Market
June 16, 2011 Report Highlights Most Affordable and Most Expensive Real Estate Markets
June 16, 2011 Stewart Subsidiary Helps Belize Empower Land Owners
June 16, 2011 June 2011 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook: The Doughnut or the Hole?
June 16, 2011 Mortgage Rates Mixed; 30-Year Fixed Ticks Up to 4.50 Percent
June 16, 2011 Register Now for ALTA Annual Convention to Get Early-bird Pricing and Save $200
2011 ALTA Annual Convention | October 12 - 15, 2011
June 16, 2011 More Homes Listed and Lingering, Data Show
The Wall Street Journal | June 16, 2011
June 16, 2011 Builders Probably Started More U.S. Houses After Weather-Related Plunge
Bloomberg | June 16, 2011
June 16, 2011 Foreclosures Plunge as Process Delays Mask Rising Bank Inventory
The Washington Post | June 16, 2011
June 16, 2011 Risk Retention May Slow Return of Private-Label Mortgage Finance
HousingWire | June 15, 2011
June 16, 2011 The Markets Most Coveted by International Buyers
The Wall Street Journal | June 15, 2011
June 16, 2011 U.S. Homeowners Gain Equity With 15-Year Loans
Bloomberg | June 16, 2011
June 16, 2011 CoreLogic Analyzes Negative Equity and Default Trends
DSNews | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 Bernanke: Don't Tie Debt Limit to Spending Cuts
Politico | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 The 10 Most Affordable U.S. Home Markets
MarketWatch | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 Mortgage Applications See Biggest Gain in 3 Months: MBA
Reuters | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 Obama to Consider Extending Payroll-Tax Holiday
The Wall Street Journal | June 14, 2011
June 15, 2011 Courts May Reshape Mortgage Industry
The Washington Post | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 A Slowdown for Small Businesses
The New York Times | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 Investors Reselling Foreclosures Quicker Than Banks in Wake of Robo-signing Fiasco
HousingWire | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 RealtyTrac's Sharga Sees No Housing Recovery Before 2015
HousingWire | June 15, 2011
June 15, 2011 Mass. Analyst Says Palin May Have Deed Problem
The Boston Globe | June 10, 2011
June 15, 2011 Political Battle Threatens Centerpiece of Financial Reform
The Washington Post | June 14, 2011
June 15, 2011 Ethics Key to Building REO Business
HousingWire | June 14, 2011
June 15, 2011 Senator Shelby Says Supports FDIC Nominee
Reuters | June 14, 2011
June 15, 2011 California to Suffer Housing Shift, UCLA Forecasters Say
Los Angeles Times | June 15, 2011
June 14, 2011 U.S. Supreme Court Expected to Decide Whether To Review RESPA Case
June 14, 2011 Underwriter Files Lawsuit Against Agent Over Missing Escrow Funds
June 14, 2011 First-Quarter Market Share Analysis Shows Industry Improvement
June 14, 2011 Stewart Lender Services Names New Sales Vice President
June 14, 2011 Data Trace Increases Geographic Coverage
June 14, 2011 ALTA’s State Government Affairs Manager Speaks at American Escrow Association Annual Conference
June 14, 2011 Fannie Mae Offering REO Agents $1,200 Incentive
HousingWire | June 13, 2011
June 14, 2011 Beazer's CEO Departs
The Wall Street Journal | June 14, 2011
June 14, 2011 BofA ‘Significantly Hindered’ Foreclosure Review of Its Loans, U.S. Says
Bloomberg | June 14, 2011
June 14, 2011 Economists in AP Survey Say Time, Not More Action By the Fed, is Best Prescription
The Washington Post | June 14, 2011
June 14, 2011 GSEs' Boom Loans Make for 'Critical Supervisory Concerns'
DSNews | June 13, 2011
June 14, 2011 Regulators Extend Deadline for Servicers' Foreclosure Review Plans
DSNews | June 13, | 2011
June 14, 2011 Retirement Plans Make Comeback, With Limits
The Wall Street Journal | June 14, 2011
June 14, 2011 US Bancorp's Davis Warns Against Overreaction to Consumer Bureau
Bloomberg | June 13, 2011
June 14, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Improving but Still Draining Federal Resources: FHFA
HousingWire | June 13, 2011
June 14, 2011 Fannie and Freddie Fact vs. Fiction: What Will the Wind-Down Do?
Time | June 14, 2011
June 13, 2011 Two States Ask if Paperwork in Mortgage Bundling Was Complete
The New York Times | June 13, 2011
June 13, 2011 Is It Better to Buy or Rent?
The New York Times | June 13, 2011
June 13, 2011 5 Nasty Surprises That Can Stop Your Home Purchase Cold
MSN | June 12, 2011
June 13, 2011 HAFA Short Sales up Over 70% in April
DSNews | June 10, 2011
June 13, 2011 Firms Squeezed on Tax Bills
The Wall Street Journal | June 13, 2011
June 13, 2011 This Week in Congress - June 13, 2011
June 13, 2011 Household Wealth Gets Strong Bounce Even as Home Equity Falls
DSNews | June 10, 2011
June 13, 2011 Raj Date is Top Contender for CFPB Director Job: Congressional Source
HousingWire | June 13, 2011
June 13, 2011 Some Lenders Allegedly Deny Mortgages to Women on Maternity Leave
Los Angeles Times | June 12, 2011
June 10, 2011 Tough Real Estate Market Inspires Creativity All Around
Atlanta Journal Constitutional | June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 Shiller Predicts Further Home Price Declines Up to 25%
HousingWire | June 9, 2011
June 10, 2011 Warren Says Consumer Protection Will Help Rebuild Middle Class
Bloomberg | June 9, 2011
June 10, 2011 Changes in Refinancing
The New York Times | June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 Fed May Review Capital for More Banks
Bloomberg | June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 Small Businesses Loans Make Wall Street Comeback
Bloomberg | June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 Three Jobs Scenarios: Which Is Most Likely?
The Wall Street Journal | June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 White House Considers Payroll-Tax Break for Employers
The Wall Street Journal | June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 Obama Administration Housing Scorecard Shows Continued Weakness
HousingWire | June 9, 2011
June 10, 2011 MERS Scores Another Legal Victory in California
HousingWire | June 9, 2011
June 10, 2011 Americans vs. World: Who's Upbeat on Housing?
The Wall Street Journal | June 10, 2011
June 9, 2011 Educational Article on Title Insurance to Submit to the Media
June 9, 2011 Mortgage Rates Move Lower Following Weak Jobs Report
June 9, 2011 A.M. Best Affirms First American Ratings
June 9, 2011 Negative Equity Decreases Slightly
June 9, 2011 Fannie Mae Issues New Servicing Standards for Delinquent Loans
June 9, 2011 Best Practices When Handling Deed in Lieu Transactions
June 9, 2011 ALTA Board Member Comments on State of the Industry, Value of Title Insurance
June 9, 2011 White House Considers CFPB’s Raj Date, an Elizabeth Warren Adviser, for Top Job
The Washington Post | June 9, 2011
June 9, 2011 Federal Proposal Would Toughen Debt Restrictions on Mortgages
The Washington Post | June 9, 2011
June 9, 2011 Where Real Estate Listings Fail
The Wall Street Journal | June 9, 2011
June 9, 2011 Clear Capital: Stability Ahead as Distressed Property Prices Rise
DSNews | June 8, 2011
June 9, 2011 Dimon Challenges Bernanke on Wall Street Regulation
Bloomberg | June 9, 2011
June 9, 2011 Economy’s Woes Shift the Focus of Budget Talks
The New York Times | June 9, 2011
June 9, 2011 Fed's Beige Book Shows Home Sales, Prices Remain Muted
HousingWire | June 8, 2011
June 9, 2011 Michigan County Approves Funding to Help Homeowners fight MERS, DocX cases
HousingWire | June 8, 2011
June 9, 2011 Lawmakers Ask HUD for Records on Affordable-Housing Projects
The Washington Post | June 8, 2011
June 9, 2011 Home Builders' Economist Lowers 2011 Housing Market Forecast
The Wall Street Journal | June 8, 2011
June 8, 2011 Builders: Americans Still View Home Ownership Favorably
The Wall Street Journal | June 7, 2011
June 8, 2011 Office Owners Seek to Cash In
The Wall Street Journal | June 8, 2011
June 8, 2011 Foreclosure Settlement Divides State Attorneys General
The Washington Post | June 7, 2011
June 8, 2011 Bernanke: Economy Can Withstand Recent Setbacks
The Washington Post | June 7, 2011
June 8, 2011 Geithner Finds His Footing
The Washington Post | June 7, 2011
June 8, 2011 Underwater Ratio Improves but Seconds Sinking
DSNews | June 7, 2011
June 8, 2011 Freddie Mac Restructures Divisions, Moves Key Management
HousingWire | June 7, 2011
June 8, 2011 Nevada Leads Nation in Bankruptcy Filings
DS News | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 South Carolina Bank Shuttered
June 7, 2011 2011 Annual Convention Call for Presentations Now Open
June 7, 2011 Title Insurer’s Duty to Defend Addressed in Several Court Cases
June 7, 2011 ALTA Supports Federal Regulators’ Extension of Comment Period for Qualified Residential Mortgage
June 7, 2011 House Passes One-Year Extension of Flood Program
June 7, 2011 ALTA’s Ailes Comments on NAIC’s National Title Agent Data Call, Efforts to Improve Consumer Shopping and Reduce Fraud
June 7, 2011 Financial Overhaul Is Mired in Detail and Dissent
The New York Times | June 7, 2011
June 7, 2011 Goldman Disputes Senate Panel's Findings on Housing Bets
Los Angeles Times | June 7, 2011
June 7, 2011 Fannie Mae Issues New Servicing Standards for Delinquent Mortgages
DS News | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 Second-Mortgage Misery
The Wall Street Journal | June 7, 2011
June 7, 2011 Regulators Delay Risk-retention Rule to August
HousingWire | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 GSEs' Foreclosure Prevention Efforts Slip in First Quarter
DS News | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 Economists Lower G.D.P. Forecasts for 2nd Quarter
The New York Times | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 Lack of Senate Confirmation Creating a Personnel Gap, Geithner Says
The Washington Post | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 Fannie Mae Issues New Servicing Standards for Delinquent Mortgages
DSNews | June 6, 2011
June 7, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Mortgage Modifications Drop 28% in 1Q
HousingWire | June 6, 2011
June 6, 2011 U.S. Tries to Reduce More Homeowners' Mortgages
Reuters | June 4, 2011
June 6, 2011 Economic Impact: Housing Continues to Show Sign of Distress
The Richmond Times-Dispatch | June 6, 2011
June 6, 2011 Fed Exit Should Start ‘Long Before’ Jobs Recovery Is Assured, Plosser Says
Bloomberg | June 6, 2011
June 6, 2011 Dollar Gains Seen Evaporating as Fed Maintains Stimulus While Growth Slows
Bloomberg | June 6, 2011
June 6, 2011 Swing States Still Struggling After Housing Bust Pose Challenge to Obama Reelection
The Washington Post | June 5, 2011
June 6, 2011 Efforts to Spare Unemployed from Foreclosure Stall
The Boston Globe | June 5, 2011
June 6, 2011 Disappointing Economic Reports Do Not Point to Double-dip: Barclays
HousingWire | June 2, 2011
June 6, 2011 HUD to Re-Foreclose on REO Homes in Michigan
DSNews | June 3, 2011
June 6, 2011 Role Reversal: Homeowner Forecloses On Bank Of America Branch
Business Insider | June 5, 2011
June 5, 2011 This Week in Congress - June 6, 2011
June 3, 2011 Don't Believe the Doom on US Housing
CNBC | June 3, 2011
June 3, 2011 Mortgage Rates Slide for a 7th Straight Week
The Wall Street Journal | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Jobs Report Will Test Economic Outlook
The Washington Post | June 3, 2011
June 3, 2011 How to Get Face Time With Sales Prospects
The Wall Street Journal | June 3, 2011
June 3, 2011 House Democrats Urge Obama to Make Warren CFPB Director
HousingWire | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Mortgage Bankers Press FHA to Use E-signatures
HousingWire | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Altos Predicts a 'Catfish Recovery' for Housing Market
HousingWire | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Foreclosure Settlement to Come in a 'Matter of Weeks,' HUD Secretary Says
Los Angeles Times | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Foreclosures may have Crested, but Recovery's Slow
USA Today | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Cost Government More Due to Housing Ills
Reuters | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 The Misdirection of the Risk-retention Mob Mentality
HousingWire | June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011 Democrats say some Opposition to Warren Heading Consumer Financial Bureau Based on Her Gender
The Washington Post | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 ALTA Reports Title Premiums Up 8.7 Percent in First Quarter
June 2, 2011 GAO Report Addresses Foreclosure Documentation Problems
June 2, 2011 Property Records Industry Association Releases Whitepaper on Land Records
June 2, 2011 WFG Bolsters Default Services Division
June 2, 2011 RedVision Introduces Automatic ACRIS Recording Notification System
June 2, 2011 PREP Newsletter: An Overview of the Land Records/GIS Integration Initiative for Assessment Officials [PDF]
June 2, 2011 Advertising Spaces Nearly Sold Out
June 2, 2011 Advocates and Bankers Join to Fight Loan Rules
The New York Times | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 Elizabeth Warren vs. House Republicans, Round 2
CNN | June 1, 2011
June 2, 2011 Lower Loan Limits Deadline May Not Boost Housing Prices
HousingWire | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 Bad Housing Market Hurting Some People's Job Prospects
CNBC | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 CoreLogic Price Index Shows First Monthly Increase Since Mid-2010
DSNews | June 1, 2011
June 2, 2011 Fed May Signal Balance Sheet Will Stay at Record
Bloomberg | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 CMBS Delinquencies Fall in May as Market Levels Off
HousingWire | June 1, 2011
June 2, 2011 Discouraging News on the Economy
The Washington Post | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 Banks Hit Foreclosure Hurdle
The Wall Street Journal | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 Looking Outside of the Home
The Wall Street Journal | June 2, 2011
June 2, 2011 In Washington, a Housing Thaw
The Wall Street Journal | June 2, 2011
June 1, 2011 Home Prices Hit Lowest Level Since April ’09 in Double Dip
The Washington Post | June 1, 2011
June 1, 2011 Realtors, Builders Say Housing Bust Must Run Its Course
The Hill | May 31, 2011
June 1, 2011 LPS Records "Expected" Seasonal Uptick in Mortgage Delinquencies
DSNews | May 31, 2011
June 1, 2011 Mortgage Originations Down 35% in First Quarter
HousingWire | May 31, 2011
June 1, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fell 4% Last Week on Refinancing
Bloomberg | June 1, 2011
June 1, 2011 Economists Predict No Immediate End to Government Debt Purchases
HousingWire | May 31, 2011
June 1, 2011 Debt Ceiling Increase Rejected, Haggling Begins
The Washington Post | June 1, 2011
June 1, 2011 Bottom May Be Near for Slide in Housing
The New York Times | June 1, 2011
June 1, 2011 Freddie Mac Offers Mortgage Relief to Midwest Storm Victims
HousingWire | May 31, 2011
May 31, 2011 HUD Announces Several Rule Changes and Proposals
May 31, 2011 Hawaii Places Moratorium on New Regular Nonjudicial Foreclosures
May 31, 2011 ALTA to Participate in Habitat for Humanity Project
May 31, 2011 OCC Proposes Rule to Implement Provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act
May 31, 2011 ALTA TIPAC Contributors
May 31, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Probably Kept Falling as Housing Absent From Recovery
Bloomberg | May 31, 2011
May 31, 2011 More Than 500 Cities See More Homes Become Rentals
USA Today | May 30, 2011
May 31, 2011 April Pending Homes Sales Down 26.5% from Year Earlier
HousingWire | May 28, 2011
May 31, 2011 Liberals Push Warren Nomination
Seattle Post-Intelligencer | May 28, 2011
May 31, 2011 House Set to Vote on Debt Ceiling
The Washington Post | May 31, 2011
May 31, 2011 Economy Gains, Yet Housing Spirals Downward
The Boston Globe | May 31, 2011
May 31, 2011 Foreclosure Activity Tumbled in April
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2011
May 31, 2011 Home Loans: A Call to ARMs?
The Wall Street Journal | May 28, 2011
May 31, 2011 Real Estate Market Anticipates 25% Rise in Hotels’ Transactions
Business Day | May 31, 2011
May 30, 2011 This Week in Congress - May 30, 2011
May 27, 2011 Prices Post Biggest Drop in Two Years as Foreclosures Depress Market
DS News | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Frank Recommended Partner for Housing Agency
The Boston Globe | May 27, 2011
May 27, 2011 Senate GOP Blocks Recess Appointments
Politico | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Survey: Next 2 years is Prime Time for Real Estate Investors
Inman News | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Fannie Expands 'Imminent Default' Test, Issues Short Sale Value Rules
DSNews | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Elizabeth Warren and the CFPB — a Recess Appointment?
HousingWire | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Bair: One Person Could Lead CFPB
HousingWire | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Wages Poised to Rise in U.S. as Paychecks for Temps Get Bigger
Bloomberg | May 27, 2011
May 27, 2011 Spring Home Sales Largely Flat: Radar Logic
HousingWire | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Average Rates on 15- and 30-year Home Loans Again Reach Lows for the Year
The Washington Post | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 The Path From Spilled Milk to the Fine Print in Mortgages:
Bloomberg | May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 Survey: Local Real Estate Markets Heating Up With Investors
DS News | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 Technologies Your Title Company Won’t Survive Without
May 26, 2011 Reminder: Deadline Tomorrow to Offer Feedback on Mortgage Disclosure Prototypes
May 26, 2011 11 Cities Where Homes Sell the Fastest
May 26, 2011 States Banning Private Transfer Fees Grows to 33
May 26, 2011 Agents National Names New Indiana Manager
May 26, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Markets Stabilizing, But Prices Decline to Post-Crash Low
May 26, 2011 Fixed Mortgage Rates Continue To Find New Lows
May 26, 2011 Share Your Industry Knowledge
2011 Annual Convention Call for Presentations Now Open
May 26, 2011 IRS Scrutinizes Gifts of Real Estate
The Wall Street Journal | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 DeMarco criticizes Republican GSE bills
HousingWire | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 Mortgage Industry Fights to Keep 3.5% Down Payments
HousingWire | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 Small Businesses Fight IRS Over Data
The Wall Street Journal | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 Liberal Groups Call for Warren Recess Appointment
The Washington Post | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 2 Attorneys General Subpoena Companies in Foreclosure Probes
The Washington Post | May 26, 2011
May 26, 2011 Freddie Mac Completed 11,349 Loan Mods in April
HousingWire | May 25, 2011
May 26, 2011 Debt Ceiling Threatens 'Economic Pain' and High Foreclosure Rates
DSNews | May 25, 2011
May 26, 2011 Short Sale Fraud to Cost Banks $375 Million in 2011
HousingWire | May 25, 2011
May 26, 2011 Geithner Criticizes GOP's Questioning of Elizabeth Warren
The Boston-Globe | May 25, 2011
May 25, 2011 Tempers Flare With Consumer Ally Warren in Hot Seat
Reuters | May 24, 2011
May 25, 2011 House Subcommittee to Hear Testimony Supporting GSE Wind Down
HousingWire | May 24, 2011
May 25, 2011 Sales of New Homes in U.S. Rose in April
Bloomberg | May 24, 2011
May 25, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Applications Climbed 1.1% Last Week on Purchases
Bloomberg | May 25, 2011
May 25, 2011 Banks Face $17 Billion in Suits Over Foreclosures
The Wall Street Journal | May 25, 2011
May 25, 2011 Analysis: Number of Renters Rising as Housing Market Struggles
The Hill | May 24, 2011
May 25, 2011 BofA ‘Has Work to Do’ on Future GSE Claims, Moynihan Says
Bloomberg | May 24, 2011
May 25, 2011 Lenders Slash Loan Loss Reserves as Credit Quality Improves
DSNews | May 24, 2011
May 25, 2011 Small Retailers Take Advantage of Smartphone Boom
The Wall Street Journal | May 25, 2011
May 24, 2011 The Docket: Maryland Court Makes Narrow Ruling on What is Considered Forgery
May 24, 2011 HUD Issues Guidance for $100-down Financing Program for REOs
May 24, 2011 Full House to Address Flood Insurance Reform
May 24, 2011 Thirty States Now Restrict Use of Private Transfer Fees
May 24, 2011 Michigan Title Agency, Law Firm Partner to Enhance Short Sale Services
May 24, 2011 Stewart Title Adds to Panama City Beach Office
May 24, 2011 Wisconsin Title Company Selects RamQuest
May 24, 2011 GOP Proposes Increase in FHA Down Payments
The Washington Post | May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 Community Banks Lobby to Limit New Regulations
The New York Times | May 23, 2011
May 24, 2011 Bachus Panel Will Investigate Misuse of Funds in Housing Program
The Hill | May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 New Servicer Rules from GSEs to Take Focus off Private-Label Securities
DSNews | May 23, 2011
May 24, 2011 CMBS Issuance to Top $40 billion in 2011
HousingWire | May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 Warren to Refute 'Overblown Claims' Against CFPB Before Subcommittee
HousingWire | May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 U.S. New Home Purchases Likely Held Near Low
Bloomberg | May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 Will Banks be Held Accountable for Fraud and Misbehavior?
The Chicago Sun-Times | May 23, 2011
May 24, 2011 Make 'Em Laugh
The Wall Street Journal | May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 Senate Votes to Proceed on Four-year Reauthorization of Key Patriot Act Provisions
The Washington Post | May 24, 2011
May 23, 2011 Mortgage Servicers Start 2,000 New HAFA Transactions
HousingWire | May 20, 2011
May 23, 2011 As Lenders Hold Homes in Foreclosure, Sales Are Hurt
The New York Times | May 22, 2011
May 23, 2011 Officials Heighten Mortgage Scrutiny
The Wall Street Journal | May 22, 2011
May 23, 2011 Foreclosures Also Hurting Commercial Market
The Minneapolis Star Tribune | May 22, 2011
May 23, 2011 Service Members Ordered by Military to Relocate Grapple with Housing Market
The Washington Post | May 22, 2011
May 23, 2011 Home Sales Hint at Recovery
Florida Today | May 22, 2011
May 23, 2011 Many Homeowners are Refinancing Their Mortgages to Shorter Terms
Los Angeles Times | May 22, 2011
May 23, 2011 Properly Pricing Houses Helps Get Deals Done
The Boston Globe | May 22, 2011
May 22, 2011 This Week in Congress - May 23, 2011
May 20, 2011 Senate Republicans Join Fight to Revamp Consumer Bureau
The Wall Street Journal | May 19, 2011
May 20, 2011 House Dems Push Recess Appointment of Elizabeth Warren
The Hill | May 19, 2011
May 20, 2011 Judiciary Panel Clears Fraud Bill
The Hill | May 19, 2011
May 20, 2011 The Return of Freddie and Fannie?
The Boston Globe | May 20, 2011
May 20, 2011 Calif. Supreme Court Denies Plaintiff Petition for Review in MERS Case
HousingWire | May 19,2011
May 20, 2011 First-time Homebuyers are Too Few in Number to Absorb Inventory Overhang
HousingWire | May 19, 2011
May 20, 2011 Existing-home Sales Fall in April
The Washington Post | May 19, 2011
May 20, 2011 Cost-Cutting Ideas You Might Not Have Thought Of
The Wall Street Journal | May 16, 2011
May 20, 2011 Regulators Concentrate on Commercial Real Estate Risks
HousingWire | May 19, 2011
May 19, 2011 ALTA Urges Members to Comment on CFPB’s Initial Mortgage Disclosure Prototypes
May 19, 2011 Enterprise Workflow Platforms Provide Title Agents Alternative to Traditional Settlement Software Applications
May 19, 2011 Proposed Executive Order Could Impact Title Companies Awarded Government Contracts
May 19, 2011 ALTA Promotes Ailes to Vice President of Government Affairs
May 19, 2011 Fixed-Rate Mortgages Hit a New Year-To-Date Low
May 19, 2011 RedVision Enhances Texas Property Search Database
May 19, 2011 Delinquency Rate Declines Significantly, MBA Reports
May 19, 2011 MISMO Achieves Milestone with Release of V3.1 Reference Model and Data Dictionary as Candidate Recommendation
May 19, 2011 Issa Announces Investigation into Housing Program
The Hill | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 New Residential Construction Falls
The Hill | May 17, 2011
May 19, 2011 Foreclosure Attorney David J. Stern Sidesteps Fannie Arbitration, GSE Alleges
HousingWire | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 Most U.S. Adults Don't Expect Real Estate Recovery Until 2014 or Later
Inman News | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 Foreign Buyers Getting Firesale Prices on U.S. Housing
The Wall street Journal | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 New Agency Unveils Mortgage Disclosure Forms
The Wall Street Journal | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 Fed Won’t Expand Easing Policy
The Washington Post | May 19, 2011
May 19, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Applications Rose 7.8% Last Week on Refinancing
Bloomberg | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 DOJ Seeks Settlement for Homeowners
The Washington Post | May 19, 2011
May 19, 2011 While Home Prices May Be Falling, Insurance Premiums Are on the Rise
The Wall Street Journal | May 19, 2011
May 19, 2011 Sales Tip: Read Those 'Out of Office' Replies
The Wall Street Journal | May 18, 2011
May 19, 2011 Another Season of Hoarders
The Wall Street Journal | May 18, 2011
May 18, 2011 CFPB to Release Prototype of Combined RESPA/TILA Disclosure Form Today
May 18, 2011 Banks Say Simpler Mortgage Form Could 'Stifle' New Products
Bloomberg | May 18, 2011
May 18, 2011 Ahead of the Bell: Housing Starts
BusinessWeek | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Audit Reveals Housing Authority Misused Stimulus Funds
The Hill | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Tough Housing Market Slams Realtor Income
HousingWire | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Consumer Watchdog Crafts New Complaint System
The Washington Post | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Gas Prices Impact Real Estate Choices
InmanNews | May 18, 2011
May 18, 2011 Low-income Households Struggle to Access Credit
HousingWire | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Missed Payments on Mortgages Jump to 6.4 Million in April
HousingWire | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Members of Congress Call for Probe of HUD’s HOME Affordable-housing Program
The Washington Post | May 17, 2011
May 18, 2011 Rust Belt Shows Luster on Job Front
The Washington Post | May 18, 2011
May 17, 2011 Three Underwriters File Joint Federal Lawsuit in New Mexico Land Grant Dispute
May 17, 2011 Latest GSE Reform Bill Includes Title Insurance Requirement
May 17, 2011 CFPB to Unveil Draft of Combined RESPA/TILA Disclosure Form
May 17, 2011 Freddie Mac Offers Closing Cost Assistance on Foreclosure Purchases
May 17, 2011 Indiana Joins List of States Restricting Private Transfer Fees; Similar Bill Awaits Governor Signature in Arkansas
May 17, 2011 Fidelity Introduces New Product
May 17, 2011 Fidelity Names Florida State Manager
May 17, 2011 First American Names State Counsel for Ohio
May 17, 2011 Abstract Solution Group Partners With RynohLive
May 17, 2011 Risk Retention, QM Legal Standards Create Confusion
HousingWire | May 16, 2011
May 17, 2011 Ahead of the Bell: Housing Starts
Forbes | May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011 Foreclosures Weigh on Homebuilders' Outlook
The Wall Street Journal | May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011 Senators Express Concern Over Housing Investigation Story
The Hill | May 16, 2011
May 17, 2011 In These Troubled Times, More Americans Come Current on Mortgages
HousingWire | May 16, 2011
May 17, 2011 Cash-Strapped States Want Towns to Merge
Bloomberg | May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011 Big Loans are Back for Real Estate
The New York Times | May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011 U.S. Supreme Court Mulls Quicken Loans Unearned Fees Case
HousingWire | May 16, 2011
May 17, 2011 Target: Customers on the Go
The Wall Street Journal | May16, 2011
May 16, 2011 U.S. House Panel Backs Flood Insurance Overhaul
Reuters | May 13, 2011
May 16, 2011 Making Business Better, One App at a Time
The Wall Street Journal | May 16, 2011
May 16, 2011 Hedging Your Home Value: The Greatest Idea Never Sold
The Wall Street Journal | May 14, 2011
May 16, 2011 Survey: More Underwater Homeowners Open to Strategic Default
DSNews | May 13, 2011
May 16, 2011 Housing Trade Groups Ask Regulators to Delay Risk-retention Rule
HousingWire | May 13, 2011
May 16, 2011 Senators Introduce Bill to Establish Mortgage Servicing Standards
HousingWire | May 13, 2011
May 16, 2011 Boehner Says Ready to Cut Budget Deal Today
Reuters | May 16, 2011
May 16, 2011 Housing Probably Lagged Behind Factories: U.S. Economy Preview
The San Francisco Chronicle | May 15, 2011
May 16, 2011 Are We Facing the End of the 30-year Fixed-rate Mortgage?
Los Angeles Times | May 15, 2011
May 16, 2011 Boehner: Government Can't Fix the Housing Crisis
CBS News | May 15, 2011
May 16, 2011 Americans Shed Mortgage Debt at Record Pace
USA Today | May 15, 2011
May 15, 2011 HUD Funding Reveals Million-dollar Wasteland
The Washington Post | May 15, 2011
May 15, 2011 This Week in Congress - May 15, 2011
May 13, 2011 House Financial Services Committee Approves Bills to Reform CFPB
HousingWire | May 11, 2011
May 13, 2011 Risk Retention Repeal Gains Momentum
HousingWire | May 12, 2011
May 13, 2011 Financing Foreclosed Homes
The New York Times | May 13, 2011
May 13, 2011 Survey Reveals Consumer Confusion on Mortgages
Chicago Tribune | May 13, 2011
May 13, 2011 Mortgage Rates Decline; 30-Year Fixed At 4.63%
The Wall Street Journal | May 12, 2011
May 13, 2011 Uniform Servicing Standards Prove Fractious to the Mortgage Market
HousingWire | May 12, 2011
May 13, 2011 Why Mortgage Lenders Hate Unique Homes
FOX Buinsess | May 12, 2011
May 13, 2011 Consumer Prices in U.S. Probably Rose in April
Bloomberg | May 13, 2011
May 13, 2011 New App Aids Employees in Wage Wars
The Wall Street Journal | May 13, 2011
May 12, 2011 ‘Only Way to Get Out of This is to Let People Fail’
May 12, 2011 Syndicated Columnist Offers Advice on How Title Industry Can Garner Better Press
May 12, 2011 Professional Development Session Wrap Up from Day 2
May 12, 2011 HUD Issues Guidance to Mortgagees Working With FHA Borrowers Who are Disaster Victims
May 12, 2011 Michigan Title Agents Urged to Work With Underwriters When Closing Transactions Subsequent to a Foreclosure by MERS
May 12, 2011 Stewart to Outsource Internal Audit Function
May 12, 2011 Freddie Predicts 5 percent Increase in 2011 Home Sales
May 12, 2011 WFG National Title Adds to Florida Team
May 12, 2011 Bill Proposes Mortgage Shake-Up
The Wall Street Journal | May 12, 2010
May 12, 2011 Obama Could Get His Way on Consumer Chief
CNN Money | May 11, 2011
May 12, 2011 US Treasury Names 2 Officials To Consumer Bureau
NASDAQ | May 12, 2011
May 12, 2011 U.S. MBA Mortgage Applications Index Increased 8.2% Last Week
Bloomberg | May 11, 2011
May 12, 2011 Fannie CEO Pushes for Better Loan Quality, More Internal Controls at GSE
HousingWire | May 11, 2011
May 12, 2011 Freddie Mac's Market Outlook Dampened by Extended Unemployment
DSNews | May 11, 2011
May 12, 2011 Principal Reduction Still Possible in AG Settlement With Mortgage Servicers
HousingWire | May 11, 2011
May 12, 2011 Delays Push Foreclosures to 40-month Low in April
HousingWire | May 11, 2011
May 12, 2011 Average U.S. 401(k) Balances Reach Highest Level, Fidelity Says
Bloomberg | May 12, 2011
May 11, 2011 Senate Banking Chair Won't Allow Dismantling of Dodd-Frank
HousingWire | May 10, 2011
May 11, 2011 Fannie Mae to Feel Impact of Falling Home Prices
CNBC News | May 10, 2011
May 11, 2011 Report: REOs and Shorts Accounted for 39% of Q1 Existing-Home Sales
DSNews May 10, 2011
May 11, 2011 Reports of Mortgage Fraud Reach Record Level
May 11, 2011 CoreLogic, IAS Indices Show Home Prices Down Again
HousingWire | May 10, 2011
May 11, 2011 AGs Propose Second Settlement in Foreclosure Investigation: Reports
HousingWire } May 10, 2011
May 10, 2011 Surviving Title Agents Sowing Seeds for Future Success
May 10, 2011 Reports of Mortgage Fraud Reach Record Level
The Wall Street Journal | May 10, 2011
May 10, 2011 More Underwater as Home Values Post Sharpest Drop Since 2008: Zillow
DSNews | May 9, 2011
May 10, 2011 Consumer Debt Level Ends Two-year Decline
HousingWire | May 9, 2011
May 10, 2011 Half of Fannie Mae mortgages registered in MERS name
HousingWire | May 9, 2011
May 10, 2011 State Attorneys General in D.C. for Talks on Fund to Aid Homeowners
The Washington Post | May 10, 2011
May 10, 2011 Boehner Demands ‘Trillions’ in Spending Cuts in Exchange for Lifting Debt Ceiling
The Washington Post | May 10, 2011
May 10, 2011 A Web Presence Without a Website
The Wall Street Journal | May 10, 2011
May 10, 2011 Economist: Moving Forward as the Recession Recedes
May 10, 2011 Professional Development Session Wrap up
May 10, 2011 Conference Attendees Make Personalized Videos to Market Company
May 10, 2011 Loan Fraud Expert, Syndicated Reporter, Baseball Hall of Famer to Address Attendees on Day 2
May 10, 2011 North American Title Names Manager for Ocean City, N.J. Office
May 10, 2011 Conference Attendees Compete in Title Bowl Challenge
May 9, 2011 This Week in Congress - May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011 Republicans Threaten to Block Consumer Protection Nominee
The Detroit News | May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011 Fannie Mae 1Q Loss $8.7 Billion
HousingWire | May 6, 2011
May 9, 2011 Freddie Mac Sells Record Number of REO in 1Q
HousingWire | May 6, 2011
May 9, 2011 Come in, We're Open
The Wall Street Journal | May 7, 2011
May 9, 2011 HAMP's Re-Default Rate Below Industry Benchmarks at 16%: Treasury
DSNews | May 6, 2011
May 9, 2011 Banks Can Fix Crisis by Easing U.S. Homeowner Debt, Ranieri Says
Bloomberg | May 6, 2011
May 6, 2011 Massachusetts Case Pits Current Owner Against Former Parties to Foreclosure
HousingWire | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 Foes Revise Plan to Curb New Agency
The New York Times | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 Bank of America to Triple Number of Centers Working with Distressed Homeowners
The Washington Post | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 (Relatively) Affordable Homes
The Wall Street Journal | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 Home Buyers Go Hunting Alone
The Wall Street Journal | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 Home Economics: Homework Needed Before Choosing Adjustable-rate Loan
The Philadelphia Inquirer | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 Foreclosures Continue to Dominate Real Estate Market
Minneapolis Star-Tribune
May 6, 2011 Senate Republicans Vow to Block Any Appointee to Head Consumer Protection Bureau
The Los Angeles Times | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 Mortgage Rates Hit 5-month Low
HousingWire | May 5, 2011
May 6, 2011 GAO Pressures CFPB for Federal Foreclosure Oversight
HousingWire | May 5, 2011
May 5, 2011 Changes to Privacy Regulations in India Could Impact Title Outsourcing Business
May 5, 2011 Texas Jury Rules in Favor of Stewart in Mexico Land Dispute
May 5, 2011 Download a SmartPhone App for ALTA’s Business Strategies Conference
May 5, 2011 50-Year Title Veteran Retires from Stewart’s Commercial Division
May 5, 2011 Data Trace Adds Title Plants in Eight Counties
May 5, 2011 Expansion Helps Push Investors Title to First-Quarter Profit
May 5, 2011 Minnesota Announces Enforcement Actions Against Title Companies
May 5, 2011 Don't Be Left Out: Get Your One-Day Pass
ALTA's 2011 Business Strategies Conference
May 5, 2011 House GOP Advances Bills to Curb Consumer Bureau
The Hill | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 Group Criticizes Former HUD Secretary on Transfer Fees
The Wall Street Journal | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 Mortgage Fraud: Will Wall Street Finally have to Pay for Its Misdeeds?
Time | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 Clear Capital: Home Prices Double-dip Into 'Uncharted Territory'
HousingWire | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 Freddie Mac Turns a Profit in First Quarter
HousingWire | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 Fed Ready to Fight Inflation, But Not Yet Time
Reuters | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 L.A. Blames Bank for Foreclosure Blight
The Wall Street Journal | May 5, 2011
May 5, 2011 3 Reasons Every Homeowner Needs Title Insurance
Fox News | May 4, 2011
May 5, 2011 Mortgage Applications Grow on Refinancing Activity
HousingWire | May 4, 2011
May 4, 2011 House GOP Set to Move Ahead with Legislation to Limit New Consumer Bureau
The Washington Post | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Foreclosures Trapped by a Lack of Lawyers
The Wall Street Journal | May 4, 2011
May 4, 2011 Shadow Inventory will Keep Housing Recovery at Bay for Three to Four Years
HousingWire | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Loan Portfolios Shrinking at Regional Banks: FBR
HousingWire | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 U.S. Sues Deutsche Bank, Alleging Mortgage Fraud
The Washington Post | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Ruling may Slow Foreclosures in South Carolina
The Washington Post | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Recovery Efforts Could Speed Dollar’s Decline
The Washington Post | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Homebuyers Don't Know Mortgage Basics: Zillow
HousingWire | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Facebook Is Tops for Small Business
The Wall Street Journal | May 4, 2011
May 4, 2011 House Panel OKs New Way to Fund US Home Mortgages
Reuters | May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011 Covered Bond Legislation Takes First Step in House
HousingWire | May 4, 2011
May 3, 2011 Participate in the Title Bowl Challenge
May 3, 2011 ALTA Past President Marvin Bowling Passes Away
May 3, 2011 Reach Customers with a Personalized Marketing Video
May 3, 2011 Fidelity Posts Strong Q1
May 3, 2011 Dodd-Frank Ranks as Highest Compliance Concern for Lenders in 2011
May 3, 2011 Title Companies Can Proceed to Close Loans in Michigan With MERS as Mortgagee
May 3, 2011 ALTA Wins 2010 Best of Business Award
May 3, 2011 Mortgage With 0% Down? Ask NASA
The Wall Street Journal | April 30, 2011
May 3, 2011 Bank Group Chief Expects Warren's Nomination Soon
MarketWatch | May 2, 2011
May 3, 2011 Banks Ease Lending Terms and Demand for Loans Rise, Fed say
The Washington Post | May 3, 2011
May 3, 2011 Banks Are Lending, but Pace Falls Shy
The Wall Street Journal | May 3, 2011
May 3, 2011 Cash-flush Investors Still Cautious about RMBS
HousingWire | May 2, 2011
May 3, 2011 Debt-ceiling Deadline Now Aug. 2
The Washington Post | May 3, 2011
May 3, 2011 The Destruction of Economic Facts
Bloomberg | April 29, 2011
May 3, 2011 U.S. Commercial Property Prices May Fall, Apollo's Azrack Says
Bloomberg | May 3, 2011
May 2, 2011 Banks Adding Treasuries Signal Lower Confidence in Recovery
Bloomberg | May 2, 2011
May 2, 2011 From Books to Homes: Swap Your Way to Big Savings
Reuters | May 1, 2011
May 2, 2011 Employers in U.S. Probably Added Jobs for Seventh Straight Month in April
Bloomberg | May 1, 2011
May 2, 2011 Fannie Mae's Delinquencies Continue Year-Long Decline
DSNews | April 29, 2011
May 2, 2011 MERS Names Former CitiMortgage Chief as New CEO
HousingWire | April 29, 2011
May 2, 2011 MERS Must Use Judicial Process to Foreclose in Michigan
HousingWire | April 29, 2011
May 2, 2011 Three Top Builders Post Bigger Losses
The Wall Street Journal | April 29, 2011
April 29, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Align Servicing Guidelines for Delinquent Mortgages
HousingWire | April 28, 2011
April 29, 2011 Precursor to Existing-Home Sales Heads Higher
DSNews | April 27, 2011
April 29, 2011 Banks Rush to Improve Foreclosure Practices
The Wall Street Journal | April 29, 2011
April 29, 2011 Weighing Whether to Buy a Vacation Home
The Wall Street Journal | April 29, 2011
April 29, 2011 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Take Aim at Servicers
Reuters | April 28, 2011
April 29, 2011 Fannie Mae Center to Accelerate Loss Mitigation in Minnesota
HousingWire | April 28, 2011
April 29, 2011 Economic Growth Slows to 1.8% in First Months of 2011
The Washington Post | April 28, 2011
April 29, 2011 HUD Drops Harsh Rule on Reverse Mortgages
The Chicago Tribune | April 28, 2011
April 29, 2011 FBI Says 'Spoofing' Covered up Real Estate Scam
The Kansas City Star | April 28, 2011
April 28, 2011 Alliant National Title Names New Chief Operating Officer
April 28, 2011 Mortgage Rates Fall With Latest Economic and Housing Reports
April 28, 2011 Title Industry Wins Significant Rate Battle in New Mexico
April 28, 2011 Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Issues Opinion Regarding Unauthorized Practice of Law
April 28, 2011 First American Reports Q1 Earnings
April 28, 2011 Stewart Releases First-quarter Results
April 28, 2011 Old Republic’s Title Group Posts Profit During First Quarter
April 28, 2011 Reach Clients with a Personalized Marketing Video
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April 28, 2011 Five Markets You Wouldn't Expect are on Road to Recovery
HousingWire | April 27, 2011
April 28, 2011 Freddie Mac Buys Fewer Mortgages
HousingPredictor | April 27, 2011
April 28, 2011 Hiring Starts to Pick Up Pace
The Wall Street Journal | April 28, 2011
April 28, 2011 Housing Crisis Continues to Batter Nation's Homeownership Rate
DSNews | April 27, 2011
April 28, 2011 Bernanke Meets the Press, Says Fed’s Monetary Easing not a ‘Panacea’ for Economy
The Washington Post | April 27, 2011
April 28, 2011 S&P: Revises Outlook to Negative on Certain US Housing Authorities
Reuters | April 27, 2011
April 28, 2011 Harvard Study Finds Many Renters Spending More on Housing
April 27, 2011 | The Boston Herald
April 28, 2011 San Diego Leading "Turnaround" Site for Housing
April 27, 2011 | The San Diego Union-Tribune
April 28, 2011 Ex-Morgan Stanley Economist to Aid Geithner
Reuters | April 27, 2011
April 28, 2011 How Warren Buffett Protégé David Sokol Lost His Way
BusinessWeek | April 28, 2011
April 27, 2011 FHFA: 30-year fixed-rate mortgage passes 5%
HousingWire | April 26, 2011
April 27, 2011 White House Eyes Warren Associates for Consumer Job
Reuters | April 27, 2011
April 27, 2011 Freddie Mac's Delinquencies Decline for Fourth Straight Month
DSNews | April 26, 2011
April 27, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fell 5.6% Last Week on Purchases
Bloomberg | April 27, 2011
April 27, 2011 Treasury Quietly Plans for Failure to Raise Debt Ceiling
The Washington Post | April 27, 2011
April 27, 2011 Bernanke Prepares to Make History by Holding Open News Conference
The Washington Post | April 27, 2011
April 27, 2011 House Financial Services Panel Signals More Bills on Consumer Bureau are Coming
The Hill | April 26, 2011
April 27, 2011 Fed’s 'Extended Period' Pledge May End in 2011, Economists Say
Bloomberg | April 27, 2011
April 26, 2011 ALTA Files Brief in Massachusetts Foreclosure Lawsuit
April 26, 2011 All Work and No Play, Make for a Stressed-out Title Agent
April 26, 2011 ALTA Releases Final Year-End and Fourth-Quarter 2010 Market Share Analysis
April 26, 2011 WFG National Title Grows Commercial Division
April 26, 2011 TitleHound Announces Solution to Reduce Tolerance Losses
April 26, 2011 Florida-based Title Company Expands Footprint with Acquisition
April 26, 2011 Montana, North Dakota Join List of States Banning Private Transfer Fees
April 26, 2011 Real Estate Remains in Distress as U.S. Home Prices Fall Again
The New York Times | April 27, 2011
April 26, 2011 Housing Market Fears Trump Ideology
The Washington Post | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 Commercial, Multifamily Originations Spike 44% in 2010: MBA
HousingWire | April 25, 2011
April 26, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Probably Dropped, Consumer Confidence Rose
Bloomberg | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 Industry Data Points to Record-High Level of Short Sales
DS News | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 New-home Sales Up 11 percent in March
The Washington Post | April 25, 2011
April 26, 2011 Homeownership Still Considered Best Long-term Investment: Pew
HousingWire | April 25, 2011
April 26, 2011 Affordable Rental Housing Scarce in U.S., Study Finds
The Washington Post | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 Hey, Malls Here! Get Your Used Malls Here!
The Wall Street Journal | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 Loan Middlemen Become a Big Draw
The Wall Street Journal | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 Fed Confidence in Transitory Inflation Hinges on Low Wage Gains
Bloomberg | April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 Lawyers' Role in Closings Affirmed
The Boston Globe | April 26, 2011
April 25, 2011 Register Online for the 2011 Business Strategies Conference
April 25, 2011 Record Your Personalized Marketing Video at the Business Strategies Conference
April 25, 2011 This Week in Congress - April 18, 2011
Both the House of Representatives and the Senate are in recess April 18 – May 1, 2011. No committee meetings are scheduled at this time.
April 25, 2011 FHA Mortgages May Still Beat Loans Available from Private-sector Rivals
Los Angeles Times | April 24, 2011
April 25, 2011 Funding for Housing Help Gets Budget Ax
MarketWatch | April 25, 2011
April 25, 2011 Some Signs of Life in US Housing, Credit Drought
Reuters | April 25, 2011
April 25, 2011 Buyers' Market? Stressed Sellers Say Not So Fast
The Wall Street Journal | April 25, 2011
April 25, 2011 FHA Mortgages May Still Beat Loans Available from Private-sector Rivals
The Los Angeles Times | April 24, 2011
April 25, 2011 Sales of New Homes in U.S. Probably Climbed From Record Low
Bloomberg | April 25, 2011
April 25, 2011 Growth Probably Slowed as Fuel Costs Rose
The Washington Post | April 25, 2011
April 25, 2011 Short Sales and Foreclosures Equally Degrade FICO Scores
HousingWire | April 23, 2011
April 22, 2011 New Housing Data Shows A Springtime Bounce Back, Not A Double-Dip
Forbes | April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 Mortgage Rates Fall; 30-Year Fixed at 4.8%
The Wall Street Journal | April 21, 2011
April 22, 2011 S&P and Experian Continue to Record Declines in Mortgage Defaults
DSNews | April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 'Strategic Defaulters' Pay Bills on Time and Plan Ahead, Study Finds
The Washington Post | April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 Quarterly Mortgage Originations Down One-third at Big Four Banks
HousingWire | April 21, 2011
April 22, 2011 Wall Street, Banks Press to Shape Dodd-Frank Rules
The Wall Street Journal | April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 Loan Uptick Could Aid Businesses
The Wall Street Journal | April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 No Place Like Home for Banks
The Wall Street Journal | April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 FHA Offers New Energy Efficiency Loan
NASDAQ | April 21, 2011
April 22, 2011 After Years of Red Flags, a Conviction
The New York Times | April 21, 2011
April 22, 2011 Multigenerational Housing Is a Real Estate Growth Niche
The New York Times | April 22, 2011
April 21, 2011 Warren's Future Unknown as CFPB Director Role Remains Empty
HousingWire | April 21, 2011
April 21, 2011 Home buyers Try to Beat 'Jumbo' Loans Squeeze
Reuters | April 20, 2011
April 21, 2011 Analysts Weigh in on NAR's Existing-Home Sales Report
DSNews | April 20, 2011
April 21, 2011 Distressed Properties Claim 40% of Existing-Home Sales
DSNews | April 20, 2011
April 21, 2011 5 Steps to Make Your Property a Hot Rental
Reuters | April 21, 2011
April 21, 2011 Obama: Housing Biggest Drag on U.S. Economy
Reuters | April 21, 2011
April 21, 2011 A Slow Recovery Along the Gulf Coast
The Wall Street Journal | April 21, 2011
April 21, 2011 Existing Home Sales, Mortgage Applications Show Increases as Housing Market Struggles
The Hill | April 20, 2011
April 21, 2011 After Imploding, Florida Real Estate Market Improving With Foreign Investment Help
Fox News | April 20, 2011
April 21, 2011 Treasury Official Defends Dodd-Frank Reforms, CFPB
HousingWire | April 20, 2011
April 21, 2011 Washington State Delays Implementation of New Rate Structure
April 21, 2011 Hacker Attacks Highlight Need for Plan to Protect Sensitive Data
April 21, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Drops to 4.8 Percent
April 21, 2011 House Hearing Addresses Risk Retention Proposal
April 21, 2011 Existing-Home Sales Rise in March
April 21, 2011 Housing Starts Rise 7.2 Percent in March
April 21, 2011 Title Agents Remain Vital Piece of Real Estate Transaction
April 21, 2011 E-recording Offered in All of Colorado's Counties
April 21, 2011 New FHA Fees Go Into Effect
April 21, 2011 Washington Becomes 25th State to Restrict Private Transfer Fees
April 21, 2011 ALTA Members: Save Double on Select FedEx Services
April 21, 2011 New Insurance Commissioners Take Posts in Michigan, Connecticut
April 21, 2011 RedVision Offers Foreclosure Certificate Product in New York State
April 21, 2011 TSS offers new TitleExpress Cloud Solution
April 20, 2011 Fed Proposes Minimum Standards for Home Loans
The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2011
April 20, 2011 Highlights of Proposed Ability-to-Repay Rules [PDF]
April 20, 2011 Sales of Existing Homes in U.S. Probably Increased in March
Bloomberg | April 20, 2011
April 20, 2011 Warren Says Consumer Bureau to Release Model Mortgage Forms
Bloomberg | April 18, 2011
April 20, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Applications Rose 5.3% Last Week on Purchases
Bloomberg | April 20, 2011
April 20, 2011 Unlocking the Loan Puzzle
The Wall Street Journal | April 20, 2011
April 20, 2011 New-home Construction Jumps 7.2 pct. in March as Spring Buying Season Begins
The Washington Post | April 19, 2011
April 20, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Foreclosure Preventions Drop for Fifth-straight Month
HousingWire | April 19, 2011
April 20, 2011 Obama Administration Fires Back at Dodd-Frank Critics
The Hill | April 20, 2011
April 20, 2011 Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Owner Convicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
The Washington Post | April 20, 2011
April 20, 2011 National Delinquency Rate Drops Again in March: LPS
HousingWire | April 19, 2011
April 20, 2011 Fed Offers Up Two Options for Protecting Lenders
The Washington Post | April 20, 2011
April 19, 2011 Warren Says Consumer Bureau to Release Model Mortgage Forms
Bloomberg | April 18, 2011
April 19, 2011 Bill Would Waive Retirement Plan Withdrawal Penalties to Buy REOs
HousingWire | April 18, 2011
April 19, 2011 Use of FHA Loans Declines With Tighter Lending Criteria
San Jose Mercury News | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 Americans Shun Cheapest Homes in 40 Years as Owning Loses Appeal
Bloomberg | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 Builders Probably Broke Ground on More U.S. Homes in March
Bloomberg | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 Could Debt Worries Accelerate Fannie, Freddie Overhaul?
The Wall Street Journal | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 Forecast for Fed: No Change
The Washington Post | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 Ginnie Mae Announces New Policy for Pooling Delinquent Loans
DSNews | April 18, 2011
April 19, 2011 Home Builders' Pessimism Deepens
The Boston Globe | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 Zillow Files for IPO, Eyes Raising $51.8 million
BusinessWeek | April 18, 2011
April 19, 2011 Housing Starts, Permits Rebound in March
Reuters | April 19, 2011
April 19, 2011 List: 7 Real Estate Sites Honored by the Webbys
The San Diego Union-Tribune | April 18, 2011
April 18, 2011 Freddie Mac Market Outlook Predicts an Increase in Home Sales
DSNews | April 15, 2011
April 18, 2011 Bair: Dodd-Frank Can Restore Market Discipline
April 15, 2011
April 18, 2011 Fannie: Servicer Side Agreements with Mortgage Insurers Prohibited
April 16, 2011
April 18, 2011 Commercial Real Estate's Improving Health Exceeds Forecasts
USA Today | April 17, 2011
April 18, 2011 Bernanke Briefings May Offset Fed Hawks With Words as New Tool
The Washington Post | April 18, 2011
April 18, 2011 Risk Retention will Produce Higher Quality Mortgages, Depress Housing: S&P
HousingWire | April 15, 2011
April 18, 2011 Banking With Smartphone Calls for Caution
The Columbus Dispatch | April 17, 2011
April 18, 2011 Home Sales, Construction Probably Rose: U.S. Economy Preview
Bloomberg | April 17, 2011
April 18, 2011 Commercial Real Estate's Improving Health Exceeds Forecasts
USA Today | April 17, 2011
April 18, 2011 Recipe for Recovery Lacks Housing's Spice
The Wall Street Journal | April 18, 2011
April 17, 2011 ALTA Upgrades to Database Software and Expected Website Downtime
April 15, 2011 Bill Introduced to Speed up Short Sales
HousingWire | April 14, 2011
April 15, 2011 FHA’s Ryan Says Mortgage Down Payment Rule Could Restrict Credit
Bloomberg | April 14, 2011
April 15, 2011 Banks, SEC in Talks to Settle Mortgage Charges: Report
Reuters | April 15, 2011
April 15, 2011 Fed Policy Makers Differ Over Policy as Inflation Accelerates
Bloomberg | April 15, 2011
April 15, 2011 New York Shadow Inventory Extends Past Ten Years
HousingWire | April 14, 2011
April 15, 2011 Should You Take That Job Offer?
The Wall Street Journal | April 15, 2011
April 15, 2011 Budget Passes, but Conservatives Let Down
The Washington Post | April 15, 2011
April 15, 2011 Bank of America Earnings Dip 37% as Mortgage Cleanup Continues
HousingWire | April 15, 2011
April 15, 2011 Lacker-Fed Should Sell Assets to Pare Housing Debt
Reuters | April 14, 2011
April 15, 2011 Centrist Dem Group to Offer Housing Market Reform Proposal
The Hill | April 14, 2011
April 15, 2011 Roots of Crisis Buried Deep After Inquiry: Peter J. Wallison
Bloomberg | April 14, 2011
April 14, 2011 FinCen Releases 2010 Mortgage Fraud Report
April 14, 2011 Fannie Mae Updates Loan Modification Requirements
April 14, 2011 Cook County, Ill., Recorder of Deeds Website Goes Down After Being Hacked
April 14, 2011 Florida Avoids Deregulation of Land Surveyors
April 14, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Moves Up to 4.91 Percent
April 14, 2011 Trump Your Competition With Cutting-Edge Educational Sessions
April 14, 2011 MISMO Trimester Workgroup Meeting Slated for May 23-26
April 14, 2011 Trump Your Competition With Cutting-Edge Educational Sessions
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April 14, 2011 Big Banks Get Foreclosure Orders
The Wall Street Journal | April 14, 2011
April 14, 2011 Credit Raters Triggered Financial Crisis: Panel
Reuters | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 Senate Report on Financial Crisis Rips Regulators, Banks, Investment Firms
HousingWire | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Jumped Reflecting Quarter-End Volatility
Bloomberg | April 14, 2011
April 14, 2011 Processing Delays Cut Foreclosure Activity by 27% in 1Q 2011: RealtyTrac
HousingWire | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 House Bill Introduced to Crack Down on Mortgage Servicers
HousingWire | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 Fresh Banking Crisis Possible, Fed's Hoenig Says
Denver Post | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 Man Gets Jail in Bank Scam
Chicago-Sun Times | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 Mortgage Rule Could Hurt Borrowers: FHA's Ryan
Reuters | April 13, 2011
April 14, 2011 Spring Housing Inventory Up 2.3%: NAR
HousingWire | April 14, 2011
April 13, 2011 Mortgage Industry Workforce Plummets 51% Since 2006
HousingWire | April 12, 2011
April 13, 2011 Piece of the Empire State Building Could Be Yours
The New York Times | April 13, 2011
April 13, 2011 Mortgage Applications Fall for Third Week: MBA
Reuters | April 13, 2011
April 13, 2011 Treasury Eyes Single Contact in HAMP Program
MarketWatch | April 13, 2011
April 13, 2011 FDIC to Replenish Deposit Fund by Year's End
HousingWire | April 12, 2011
April 13, 2011 Mortgage REITs on a Tear As High Yields Fuel Demand
The Wall Street Journal | April 13, 2011
April 13, 2011 Deficit Speech Will Be Lightning Rod
The Wall Street Journal | April 13, 2011
April 13, 2011 Treasury Eyes Single Contact in HAMP Program
MarketWatch | April 12, 2011
April 13, 2011 Budget Deal Holds Pain for Housing
The Wall Street Journal | April 13, 2011
April 12, 2011 MBA Releases 2010 Commercial Real Estate Data Book
April 12, 2011 ALTA Asks FHFA to Clarify Proposed Rule Banning Private Transfer Fees
April 12, 2011 Fannie Mae Provides Closing Cost Assistance to REO Buyers
April 12, 2011 New York-Based Title Company Closes
April 12, 2011 Moody’s Issues Report on Title Insurance Industry
April 12, 2011 Simplifile Names Director of Channel Sales
April 12, 2011 TSS Adds Ernst Publishing Calculation Features to Cloud Solution
April 12, 2011 Fidelity Announces First Quarter Earnings Release
April 12, 2011 Senators Say Down-payment Requirement Not Their Intent for Finance Law
The Washington Post | April 12, 2011
April 12, 2011 Housing Still Best Investment Despite Downturn: Study
Reuters | April 12, 2011
April 12, 2011 U.S. Lawmakers Reach Agreement on $38 Billion in Budget Cuts
Bloomberg | April 12, 2011
April 12, 2011 IMF Chief Says Work Remains on Economy
The Washington Post | April 12, 2011
April 12, 2011 Housing Inventory Rises for Spring Selling Season: Altos
HousingWire | April 11, 2011
April 12, 2011 Foreclosure Note Enough for Trustee Standing: Florida Appellate Court
HousingWire | April 12, 2011
April 12, 2011 Real Estate Agents Urged to Review Safety
The Chicago Tribune | April 11, 2011
April 12, 2011 Florida Foreclosure Defense Attorneys Allege 'Rocket Docket' Abuses
HousingWire | April 11, 2011
April 12, 2011 Illinois Supreme Court Forms Committee to Deal with Foreclosure Mess
HousingWire | April 11, 2011
April 12, 2011 ALTA Members Offered Discounts to Webinars Addressing New Survey Standards
April 11, 2011 Bank of America Sells 1,300 Foreclosed Homes Through NSP
HousingWire | April 8, 2011
April 11, 2011 Elizabeth Warren Maintains CFPB is Not without Oversight
HousingWire | April 8, 2011
April 11, 2011 New Rules for Home-Loan Brokers
The Wall Street Journal | April 10, 2011
April 11, 2011 20% Down on Homes May Soon be Norm
The Boston Glob | April 11, 2011
April 11, 2011 Chief of New Consumer Agency Defends Goals
BusinessWeek | April 8, 2011
April 11, 2011 Obama Readies Broad Plan to Reduce Deficit
The Washington Post | April 11, 2011
April 11, 2011 New Rules for Home-Loan Brokers
The Wall Street Journal | April 10, 2011
April 11, 2011 This Week in Congress - April 11, 2011
April 8, 2011 Early-Bird Registration for Business Strategies Ends Today
April 8, 2011 Treasury Department Issues New Guidance for HAFA Short Sales
DSNews | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 Wells Fargo Lays Off 1,900 Mortgage Workers
HousingWire | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 NAMB Plans Another Appeal to LO Comp Rule
HousingWire | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 U.S. Housing Agency Eases Rule for Spouses of Deceased Borrowers
Bloomberg | April 8, 2011
April 8, 2011 Lockhart Says Fed Should Take Time in Removing Stimulus as Recovery Modest
Bloomberg | April 8, 2011
April 8, 2011 No One Can Find Couple's House Deed
Chicago Tribune | April 8, 2011
April 8, 2011 Saddling Up to See Where the Wealthy Live
The Wall Street Journal | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 Budget Deal Continues to Elude Congress
The Washington Post | April 8, 2011
April 8, 2011 Find Your Agency’s Shutdown Plans
The Washington Post | April 8, 2011
April 8, 2011 This Week in Congress - April 4, 2011
April 8, 2011 What Will Banks Do if FHA is Closed?
The Wall Street Journal | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 Avoiding Refinancing Costs After Divorce
The New York Times | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 U.S. Housing Agency Eases Rule for Spouses of Deceased Borrowers
Bloomberg | April 7, 2011
April 8, 2011 The Claim: Short Sales Closed in 30 Days
HousingWire | April 7, 2011
April 7, 2011 ALTA Applauds Amendment Requiring Title Insurance for Qualified Residential Mortgages
April 7, 2011 New Loan Officer Rules Go Into Effect as Court Dissolves Stay
April 7, 2011 ALTA Forms Approved in February Published as Final
April 7, 2011 RamQuest and Digital Docs.net Announce Integration
April 7, 2011 National Title Company Adds Exec to Sales Team
April 7, 2011 Federal Shutdown Could Delay Closings
April 7, 2011 Flood Insurance Reform Bill Garners Bipartisan Support
April 7, 2011 Obama Says Shutdown would be ‘Inexcusable’
The Washington Post | April 7, 2011
April 7, 2011 Shutdown Could Roil Housing Market
Politico | April 6, 2011
April 7, 2011 Economic Impact of Shutdown: Damage Would Increase with Duration
The Washington Post | April 7, 2011
April 7, 2011 Profiling 6 Housing Markets Hitting Bottom
April 7, 2011
April 7, 2011 Eight Bills to Wind Down Fannie, Freddie Inch Forward
HousingWire | April 6, 2011
April 7, 2011 ABA wants more oversight, accountability for CFPB
HousingWire | April 6, 2011
April 7, 2011 Banks Gain Edge in Talks on Foreclosure Penalties as Fed, Agencies Settle
Bloomberg | April 6, 2011
April 7, 2011 Malls Face Surge in Vacancies
The Wall Street Journal | April 7, 2011
April 7, 2011 Remember that $7,500 first-time home-buyer credit? It’s now an IRS headache.
The Washington Post | April 7, 2011
April 7, 2011 Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson Hits Paul Ryan Budget
Politico | April 6, 2011
April 7, 2011 Borrowers Seek Mortgages Ahead of FHA Changes
The Wall Street Journal | April 6, 2011
April 6, 2011 Talks to Avert Shutdown Make No Headway
The Washington Post | April 6, 2011
April 6, 2011 Republicans Considering Another 16 Bills on GSE Reform
HousingWire | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 Lawmakers Clash over Means of Implementing GSE Reform
DSNews | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 Brokers Versus Consumers in LO Compensation Trenches
HousingWire | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 Mortgage Applications in U.S. Decrease 2% on Less Refinancing
Bloomberg | April 6, 2011
April 6, 2011 Fed Sees Steady Recovery Despite Turmoil, Minutes Show
The Washington Post | April 6, 2011
April 6, 2011 Email Theft: 5 Ways to Avoid Phishing Attacks
Reuters | April 6, 2011
April 6, 2011 Senate Banking Chief Says He Opposes Change to Consumer Bureau
Bloomberg | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 Amid Bailouts, Banks Spent Big to Thwart Foreclosure Legislation
Los Angeles Times | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 SEC Fannie Mae Probe Said to Examine CEO's Testimony to Congress
Bloomberg | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 Fed chief: Reduce U.S. Role in Housing
Minneapolis Star-Tribune | April 5, 2011
April 6, 2011 Fed: Economy Gaining Steam, but Problems Remain
The Hill | April 5, 2011
April 5, 2011 Bill Repealing 1099 Reporting Requirements Sent to President
April 5, 2011 Flood Insurance Bill Expected to Move Forward
April 5, 2011 Nevada Bill Would Increase Recording Fees
April 5, 2011 Virginia Joins Growing List of States Banning Private Transfer Fees
April 5, 2011 TitlePrep Joins Closing Market Network of Service Providers
April 5, 2011 RedVision Launches Title Plant in Clark County, Nev.
April 5, 2011 MISMO Receives 2010 Innovation Award
April 5, 2011 PREP Newsletter: Successful Winter Symposium
April 5, 2011 House Committee to Vote on Republican Bills for GSE Wind Down
HousingWire | April 5, 2011
April 5, 2011 HUD Takes Applications in Five States for Mortgage Assistance Program
HousingWire | April 4, 2011
April 5, 2011 Sen. McCain Introduces Senate Counterpart to Reform Fannie, Freddie
HousingWire | April 4, 2011
April 5, 2011 Office Market in U.S. Begins Recovery as Vacancy Rate Declines
Bloomberg | April 5, 2011
April 5, 2011 Bernanke Says Fed Must Monitor Inflation 'Extremely Closely'
Bloomberg | April 5, 2011
April 5, 2011 Geithner Warns Lawmakers of Need to Raise Debt Limit
The Washington Post | April 5, 2011
April 5, 2011 Fed Help Kept Banks Afloat, Until It Didn’t
The New York Times | April 5, 2011
April 5, 2011 Lenders Near Pacts With Regulators in Foreclosure Probe
The Wall Street Journal | April 4, 2011
April 5, 2011 Completed Foreclosures Down by Nearly 50% Among Largest Servicers
DSNews | April 4, 2011
April 5, 2011 Housing Bubble Continues to Haunt Fed
The Wall Street Journal | April 5, 2011
April 4, 2011 Extra Interest Charged to Pay Off FHA Loans Early Comes Under Fire
Los Angeles Times | April 3, 2011
April 4, 2011 Fed Exit Means No Pain for Obama as Foreigners Take Up Slack
The Washington Post | April 4, 2011
April 4, 2011 Subprime Bonds Are Back
The Wall Street Journal | April 1, 2011
April 4, 2011 GOP Aim: Cut $4 Trillion
The Wall Street Journal | April 4, 2011
April 4, 2011 Treasury Releases First HAFA and Second-lien Modification Numbers
HousingWire | April 1, 2011
April 4, 2011 New Jobs Might Not Signify Housing Market Recovery
HousingWire | April 4, 2011
April 4, 2011 $2B Mortgage Fraud Trial to Begin in Va.
The Washington Post | April 4, 2011
April 4, 2011 More Customers Exposed as Big Data Breach Grows
Reuters | April 4, 2011
April 4, 2011 Extra Interest Charged to Pay Off FHA Loans Early Comes Under Fire
Los Angeles Times | April 3, 2011
April 4, 2011 FDIC Chair Pushes for Bank Fund to Settle Foreclosure Disputes
The Hill | April 3, 2011
April 4, 2011 Taylor Bean Ties to Freddie Mac Loom in Mortgage-Fraud Trial
Bloomberg | April 4, 2011
April 1, 2011 Federal Appeals Court Suspends Loan Officer Compensation Rule
April 1, 2011 Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Originations up 88%
HousingWire | April 1, 2011
April 1, 2011 House Panel Head Sees May Vote on Fannie, Freddie
Reuters | March 31, 2011
April 1, 2011 Housing Market Attracting Bargain-hunters
Reuters | March 31, 2011
April 1, 2011 GOP Ideas On Fannie, Freddie Criticized
The Wall Street Journal | March 31, 2011
April 1, 2011 Why New Homes Don't Sell
The Wall Street Journal | April 1, 2011
April 1, 2011 Documents Shed Light on Fed Lending Practices
The Washington Post | April 1, 2011
April 1, 2011 Senate Panel Advances Bankruptcy Foreclosure Mediation Bill
DSNews | April 1, 2011
April 1, 2011 Seriously Delinquent Mortgage Volume Hits Two-year Low
HousingWire | April 1, 2011
April 1, 2011 30-year Fixed-rate Mortgages Inch Up to 4.86%
The San Francisco Chronicle | March 31, 2011
April 1, 2011 Report Criticizes High Pay at Fannie and Freddie
The New York Times | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 Will New LO Rule Impact Payments to Affiliated Title Companies?
March 31, 2011 ALTA Warns QRM Proposal Fails to Promote Sound Lending Practices
March 31, 2011 SBA Launches Temporary Program for Commercial Real Estate
March 31, 2011 ALTA Comments on Congressional Proposals to Eliminate GSEs
March 31, 2011 Regional Underwriter Expands into Minnesota
March 31, 2011 New Consumer ‘Title Insurance Guide’ Debuts in Newspaper with Consumer Protection Rating Feature
March 31, 2011 MISMO Approves Version 3.1 as Candidate Recommendation
March 31, 2011 Home Brings $100 Million
The Wall Street Journal | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 Frank: New Mortgage-Securities Rules Should Apply to Fannie, Freddie
The Wall Street Journal | March 30, 2011
March 31, 2011 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Chief Faces Agency’s Critics Head-on
The Washington Post | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 Republicans say CFPB Overstepped on Mortgage Servicing Issues
HousingWire | March 30, 2011
March 31, 2011 Banks, States Aren’t Close on Foreclosure Deal, Miller Says
Bloomberg | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 Buffett Jolted as Aide Quits Berkshire
The Wall Street Journal | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 Geithner: Inflexible Currencies are Biggest Monetary Problem
Reuters | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 FHA Taps Bob Ryan as Acting Commissioner
The Wall Street Journal | March 30, 2011
March 31, 2011 Treasury Now Sees Profit From Bailouts
The New York Times | March 31, 2011
March 31, 2011 Shadow Inventory Drops but Supply to Remain High for Extended Period
DSNews | March 30, 2011
March 31, 2011 Republicans and Democrats Begin Negotiating Possible Budget Agreement
The Washington Post | March 31, 2011
March 30, 2011 Regulators Unveil Mortgage-Lending Rules
The Wall Street Journal | March 30, 2011
March 30, 2011 Role of Fannie Mae May Be Reinforced by U.S. Risk-Retention Rule
Bloomberg | March 30, 2011
March 30, 2011 Industry Readies Pushback Against Mortgage Risk Retention Proposal
HousingWire | March 29, 2011
March 30, 2011 Divisions Emerge in Congress on Fannie, Freddie Overhaul
The Wall Street Journal | March 29, 2011
March 30, 2011 Republicans Introduce Eight Bills to Wind Down Fannie and Freddie
HousingWire | March 29, 2011
March 30, 2011 Consumer Bureau’s Richard Cordray, From State Regulator to Federal Enforcer
The Washington Post | March 30, 2011
March 30, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Applications Fell 7.5% Last Week on Refinancing
Bloomberg | March 30, 2011
March 30, 2011 Drop in Home Prices in January Raises Fear of Double Dip
The Washington Post | March 30, 2011
March 30, 2011 House Votes to End HAMP
HousingWire | March 29, 2011
March 30, 2011 The Argument for Electronic Warehouse Mortgage Lending
HousingWire | March 29, 2011
March 30, 2011 Real Estate Adds to Mets Owners' Headache
The Wall Street Journal | March 30, 2011
March 30, 2011 Ahead of Mortgage Settlement Talks, Banks Offer to Change Their Ways
The Washington Post | March 30, 2011
March 29, 2011 Industry Faces Increased Costs to Get Deals Closed
March 29, 2011 ALTA Urges Continued Support of International Real Property Foundation
March 29, 2011 2006 ALTA Policy Forms ‘With Modifications’ Approved for Use in Florida
March 29, 2011 Westcor Integrates With eLynx Electronic Closing Network
March 29, 2011 Stewart Adds Industry Veteran to Commercial Division in Northeast
March 29, 2011 Fitch Reports Increase in Title Industry Profitability
March 29, 2011 GOP has Plan for Fannie, Freddie
The Washington Post | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 Home Prices, Consumer Confidence in U.S. Probably Fell
Bloomberg | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 Cash-Paying Vultures Feast on U.S. Housing as Mortgages Dry Up
The Washington Post | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 Dying Banks Kept Alive Among Secrets Fed Data Will Reveal
Bloomberg | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 LPS: Foreclosure Backlog Stands at 30x Foreclosure Sales Volume
DSNews | March 28, 2011
March 29, 2011 Mortgage Brokers Decry Loan Payment Reforms
NPR | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 U.S. Treasury to Grade Mortgage Servicers on Loan Modifications
Bloomberg | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 Consumer Spending Keeps Rising
The Wall Street Journal | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 Million-Dollar Homes Face More Audits
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2011
March 29, 2011 Mortgage Reform Storm Is Brewing
CNBC | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 HUD's 2012 Budget will Assist 86,000 More Families
HousingWire | March 29, 2011
March 29, 2011 Cash-Paying Vultures Feast on U.S. Housing as Mortgages Dry Up
Bloomberg | March 29, 2011
March 28, 2011 13% of All U.S. Homes are Vacant
CNN Money | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 New Loans Could Raise The Price Of Homeownership
NPR | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 FHA Slow to Flag Problem Lenders, Stop Them
USA Today | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 HUD 'Guidance' Irking Industry
The Philadelphia Inquirer | March 27, 2011
March 28, 2011 Wells Fargo Study Finds New Kind of Homebuyer on the Way: Millennials
HousingWire | March 25, 2011
March 28, 2011 Fiscal Showdown Looms in Capitol
The Wall Street Journal | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 Mortgage Servicers Resist But Cut Debts
The Wall Street Journal | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 On Deck: Unemployment Update, Housing-finance Overhaul
The Hill | March 27, 2011
March 28, 2011 Fed Should Consider Curtailing Stimulus Program, Bullard Says
Bloomberg | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 For Habitat, Foreclosures Small Issue
The Wall Street Journal | March 28, 2011
March 28, 2011 FHA Loans Get Pricier
The Wall Street Journal | March 28, 2011
March 25, 2011 Warren Says Consumer Bureau Foes Should Look at Bank ‘Behemoths’
Bloomberg | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 Fannie Report Warned of Foreclosure Problems in 2006
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 Freddie Mac Tells Servicers Not to Foreclose in MERS Name
HousingWire | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 Mortgage Rates Increase; 30-Year Fixed at 4.81%
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 Bernanke to Speak Out More to Explain, Bolster Policies
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 U.S. Commercial Rents to Reach Previous Peak by 2015, RREEF Says
Bloomberg | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 Paving the Way for an Indian Fannie Mae
The Wall Street Journal | March 25, 2011
March 25, 2011 Lenders Rush to Meet Fed's Reg Z Rules on Loan Officer Pay
HousingWire | March 24, 2011
March 24, 2011 Title Insurance Premiums Written Rise Slightly in 2010
March 24, 2011 Deadline Approaches to File Claim in Federal Gulf Coast Oil Spill Trial
March 24, 2011 National Governors Association Issues Policy Against Private Transfer Fees
March 24, 2011 Underwriter Integrates with SoftPro to Aid Agent Productivity
March 24, 2011 RedVision Enhances Social Media Presence
March 24, 2011 First American Announces Two Appointments to Board of Directors
March 24, 2011 Look for the Registration Brochure in the Mail or Register Online
ALTA Business Strategies Conference
March 24, 2011 Housing Market's Weakness Persists
The Wall Street Journal | March 23, 2011
March 24, 2011 New-home Sales Plunged in February to Record Low
The Washington Post | March 23, 2011
March 24, 2011 US Stocks Look Glum With Overseas Worries, Poor Housing Data
The Wall Street Journal | March 23, 2011
March 24, 2011 Freddie Pushes Servicers to Contact Borrowers by 3rd Day of Delinquency
DSNews | March 23, 2011
March 24, 2011 Mortgage insurers are no substitute for 20% down: Institutional Risk Analytics
HousingWire | March 23, 2011
March 24, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Fell by 5,000 Last Week to 382,000
Bloomberg | March 24, 2011
March 24, 2011 The Marcellus Boom: Title/Deed Researchers Jam Some County Row Offices
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | March 20, 2011
March 24, 2011 Daley Recuses Self from Nominee Search for Consumer Protection Head
The Washington Post | March 23, 2011
March 24, 2011 Bank of America and Detroit Partner to Fix Housing Blight
HousingWire | March 23, 2011
March 23, 2011 Fannie Mae Expects Home Sales to Remain Soft Through Spring Season
HousingWire | March 22, 2011
March 23, 2011 Cash Is King in Today's Distressed Marketplace
DSNews | March 22, 2011
March 23, 2011 Higher Mortgage Down Payments May Cramp Homebuilder Recovery
HousingWire | March 22, 2011
March 23, 2011 Mortgage Applications Rose Last Week: MBA
Reuters | March 23, 2011
March 23, 2011 Sales of New Homes in U.S. Probably Climbed in February
Bloomberg | March 22, 2011
March 23, 2011 Discounts Expected in Spring Housing Market
The Wall Street Journal | March 22, 2011
March 23, 2011 Government Cuts Clip Office Market
The Wall Street Journal | March 23, 2011
March 23, 2011 Banks Hit for Credit Union Ills
The Wall Street Journal | March 22, 2011
March 22, 2011 HUD Issues Guidance for Loan Originator Compensation Rule
March 22, 2011 Florida Bill Would Deregulate Land Surveyors
March 22, 2011 Wisconsin Agency Expands Footprint with Acquisition
March 22, 2011 GreenFolders Provides Security Tool for Messages and Files
March 22, 2011 CEO of Regional Underwriter Retires
March 22, 2011 Moody's Expects Temporary GSE Exemption from Mortgage Risk Rules
HousingWire | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 Analysis: Back-in-Vogue Rentals to Aid Housing Market
Reuters | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 US Home Sales Fall More Than Expected
Financial Times | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 Republicans 'Hard-Pressed' to Alter Bank Overhaul, Frank Says
Bloomberg | March 22, 2011
March 22, 2011 Moody's Expects Temporary GSE Exemption from Mortgage Risk Rules
HousingWire | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 Statewide Shadow Inventory Rocked by Foreclosure Snafu
HousingWire | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 Fed to Name Banks That Took Out Emergency Loans
The Washington Post | March 22, 2011
March 22, 2011 Public Records Costing a Few Dollars Elsewhere Cost $200,000 in Cuyahoga County
The Cleveland Plain Dealer | March 17, 2011
March 22, 2011 Discounts Expected in Spring Housing Market
The Wall Street Journal | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 Defining Subprime: Easier Said Than Done
The Wall Street Journal | March 21, 2011
March 22, 2011 ARMs Suit Some, but What About You?
Fox Business | March 21, 2011
March 21, 2011 Home Prices Dip 3.8% in 2010 RadarLogic Index
HousingWire | March 21, 2011
March 21, 2011 Republican Senators Join Fight to End HAMP
HousingWire | March 21, 2011
March 21, 2011 New York Fed Reorganizes Bank Supervision for Dodd-Frank Mandate
Bloomberg | March 21, 2011
March 21, 2011 Bonds Pull Back as Equities Push Higher
Reuters | March 20, 2011
March 21, 2011 Frank Wants Tax on Banks, Hedge Funds to Subsidize Housing Programs
DSNews | March 18, 2011
March 21, 2011 Housing Gloom Doesn't Extend to Rentals
The Wall Street Journal | March 20, 2011
March 21, 2011 Republicans Seek to Sell Off Disposable Federal Real Estate to Help Pay Debt
FoxNews | March 20, 2011
March 21, 2011 Republicans Seek to Sell Off Disposable Federal Real Estate to Help Pay Debt
FOX News | March 20,2011
March 21, 2011 Buying a First Home
The Wall Street Journal | March 20. 2011
March 21, 2011 DJSP to halt trading and delist from NASDAQ
HousingWire | March 19, 2011
March 21, 2011 Treasury’s Expanded New Power
The Washington Post | March 21, 2011
March 21, 2011 This Week in Congress - March 21, 2011
Both houses are home on a District Work Period this week, no hearings are scheduled.
March 18, 2011 Senate Panel to Step Up TARP Oversight: Chairman
Reuters | March 18, 2011
March 18, 2011 House Republicans Introduce Bill to Reform Fannie, Freddie
HousingWire | March 17, 2011
March 18, 2011 Economic Fears Spike as Gas, Food Prices Rise: Survey
CNBC | March 18, 2011
March 18, 2011 More Borrowers Are Opting for Adjustable-Rate Mortgages
The New York Times | March 18, 2011
March 18, 2011 Systemic Risk 'Steamrolls' Without Insurance Input
A.M. Best | March 17, 2011
March 18, 2011 Frank Wants Wall St. to Pay for Housing Relief
The Hill | March 18, 2011
March 18, 2011 SEC Moves to Charge Fannie, Freddie Execs
The Washington Post | March 17, 2011
March 18, 2011 Jobless Claims Drop
The Washington Post | March 17, 2011
March 18, 2011 State Attorneys General Tackle Mortgage Servicing
The Washington Post | March 17, 2011
March 18, 2011 Senate Passes Short-Term Government-Funding Measure
The Washington Post | March 17, 2011
March 18, 2011 Executive Bonuses Bounce Back
The Wall Street Journal | March 18, 2011
March 18, 2011 SEC Moves to Charge Fannie, Freddie Execs
The Washington Post | March 18, 2011
March 17, 2011 ALTA Completes Successful Federal Conference and Lobby Day
March 17, 2011 TIPAC Honors 2010 Contributors
March 17, 2011 Underwriter Appoints New Mexico Counsel
March 17, 2011 30-Year Fixed Rate Falls to Lowest Rate Since December
March 17, 2011 FHFA Extends Home Affordable Refi Program
March 17, 2011 Elizabeth Warren Defends Consumer Agency's Role in Mortgage Settlement Talks
The Wall Street Journal | March 17, 2011
March 17, 2011 Tax Plan Aims for 25% Cap
The Wall Street Journal | March 17, 2011
March 17, 2011 Regulators Look to Exclude GSEs From Mortgage Risk-Retention Rule
HousingWire | March 16, 2011
March 17, 2011 House Votes to Rescind $1B in Neighborhood Stabilization Grants
DSNews | March 16, 2011
March 17, 2011 Level of U.S. Home Construction Drops Sharply
The Wall Street Journal | March 17, 2011
March 17, 2011 Geithner Outlines Shift in Housing Policy
UPI | March 16, 2011
March 17, 2011 US Mortgage Applications Fell Last Week on Fewer Purchases
Bloomberg | March 16, 2011
March 17, 2011 Oversight Board Investigates Lack of Warnings by Auditors Before Financial Crisis
The Washington Post | March 17, 2011
March 17, 2011 FDIC's Tab For Failed U.S. Banks Nears $9 Billion
The Wall Street Journal | March 17, 2011
March 16, 2011 Crisis Adds New Risk to Global Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | March 16, 2011
March 16, 2011 Top Housing Official to Take Lobbying Job
The Wall Street Journal | March 16, 2011
March 16, 2011 Fed Sees Gains, Keeps Eye on Inflation
The Wall Street Journal | March 16, 2011
March 16, 2011 Fewer CMBS Loans Make Scheduled Balloon Payments in February
HousingWire | March 15, 2011
March 16, 2011 Fed Sees Signs of Economic Recovery but Weakness in Housing
DSNews | March 15, 2011
March 16, 2011 Probe into Robo-Signing Scandal Finds 'No Wrongful Foreclosures
DSNews | March 15, 2011
March 16, 2011 Hidden Workforce Challenges Domestic Economic Recovery
The Washington Post | March 15, 2011
March 15, 2011 2011 Business Strategies Conference Flush with Opportunities
Registration Now Open for Las Vegas Event
March 15, 2011 Banking's Scourge on Charm Offensive
The Wall Street Journal | March 15, 2011
March 15, 2011 Issa Seeks Data on Whether GSEs Still Buy ‘Risky’ Mortgages
Bloomberg | March 14, 2011
March 15, 2011 Fed to Hold Steady Despite Oil Price and Ravaged Japan
Reuters | March 15, 2011
March 15, 2011 FHA Short Refi Program Applications Rise as Major Lenders Come Aboard
HousingWire | March 14, 2011
March 15, 2011 National AG Foreclosure Settlement May Not be So National
HousingWire | March 14, 2011
March 15, 2011 Hackers Say Email Leaks Offer Evidence of Fraud by Bank of America
DSNews | March 14, 2011
March 15, 2011 Poll: Deep Divisions on Budget
The Washington Post | March 15, 2011
March 15, 2011 GOP Set to Begin Chipping Away at Mortgage Giants
The Wall Street Journal | March 14, 2011
March 15, 2011 ALTA Discusses Draft of Combined Mortgage Disclosure Forms
March 15, 2011 ALTA Discusses GSE Reform, Other Market Concerns at Annual Federal Conference in D.C.
March 15, 2011 Industry Prepares for Amplified RESPA Enforcement Climate
March 15, 2011 ALTA’s Underwriters Section Meeting Update
March 15, 2011 ALTA’s Abstracters and Agents Section Meeting Update
March 15, 2011 Outsourcing Firm Adds Title Veteran
March 15, 2011 FDIC Slow to Try to Recover Money
The Washington Post | March 15, 2011
March 14, 2011 This Week in Congress - March 14,2011
March 14, 2011 Household Worth Up $2.1 Trillion: A Positive for the Mortgage Market
DSNews | March 11, 2011
March 14, 2011 FHFA Extends HARP for One Year
HousingWire | March 11, 2011
March 14, 2011 MERS Prevails in Massachusetts, Hawaii
HousingWire | March 11, 2011
March 14, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Probe Focuses on Disclosure
The Wall Street Journal | March 14, 2011
March 14, 2011 Jobless Rate at 2012 Presidential Vote Forecast at 7.7%
The Wall Street Journal | March 13, 2011
March 14, 2011 It’s the Economy (and the deficit, and the gas prices), Stupid
The Washington Post | March 13, 2011
March 14, 2011 Major Changes Ahead for Mortgage System
The Washington Post | March 11, 2011
March 11, 2011 Housing Agency Chief to Step Down
The Wall Street Journal | March 11, 2011
March 11, 2011 Bills Ending Foreclosure Programs 'Dead On Arrival' in Senate
HousingWire | March 10, 2011
March 11, 2011 Mortgage Brokers Challenge New Compensation Rules
Inman News | March 10, 2011
March 11, 2011 Home Prices Down for Sixth Straight Month: CoreLogic
HousingWire | March 10, 2011
March 11, 2011 House Votes to Terminate FHA's Short Refi Program
DSNews | March 11, 2010
March 11, 2011 U.S. Families Slice Debt to Lowest in 6 Years
The Wall Street Journal | March 10, 2011
March 11, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Rates Hold Steady
MarketWatch | March 10, 2011
March 10, 2011 Virus Attack Amplifies Need for Title Companies to Safeguard Private Information
March 10, 2011 ALTA TIPAC Contributors [PDF]
March 10, 2011 ALTA Member Honored With Top 40 Under 40 Distinction
March 10, 2011 First American Names President of New York Division
March 10, 2011 RedVision Announces New Regional Sales Director
March 10, 2011 House Committee Votes to End HAMP and NSP
HousingWire | March 9, 2011
March 10, 2011 Forecast: Housing Will Continue to Lag Recovery
Inman News | March 10, 2011
March 10, 2011 Poll Finds ‘Half-Full’ Housing Outlook
The Wall Street Journal | March 10, 2011
March 10, 2011 Jobless Claims in U.S. Likely Rose From Almost Three-Year Low
Bloomberg | March 10, 2011
March 10, 2011 Republicans Object to Mortgage Settlement Proposal
The Wall Street Journal | March 9, 2011
March 10, 2011 West Set for Double-dip, as Home Prices Deteriorate: Clear Capital
HousingWire | March 9, 2011
March 10, 2011 Foreclosure Filings Hit 3 Year Low in February: RealtyTrac
HousingWire | March 9, 2011
March 10, 2011 Fed Gives Markets Clues on Exit From Unprecedented Easing
Bloomberg | March 10, 2011
March 10, 2011 Covered Bonds Get Another Chance in Congress
HousingWire | March 9, 2011
March 9, 2011 With Negative Equity Still Rising, Dodd-Frank Could Make Things Worse
DSNews | March 8, 2011
March 9, 2011 New Rules for First-Time Home Buyers
The Wall Street Journal | March 9, 2011
March 9, 2011 More Foreclosure Irregularities Alleged in Maryland
Baltimore Sun | March 8, 2011
March 9, 2011 Only 14% of Newly Delinquent Bank of America Mortgages Qualify for HAMP
HousingWire | March 8, 2011
March 9, 2011 Mortgage Applications Rose 15.5% Last Week
HousingWire | March 8, 2011
March 9, 2011 Taxpayers Caught in the Middle of Costly Fannie Lawsuit
The Washington Post | March 8, 2011
March 9, 2011 Obama Threatens Veto of Two Bills That Would Kill Housing Aid
Bloomberg | March 8, 2011
March 9, 2011 Seniors Group Sues HUD Over Reverse Mortgages
Reuters | March 8, 2011
March 8, 2011 Fed Issues Policies Regarding Escrow Accounts
March 8, 2011 New FTC Rules Require Short Sale Disclosures
March 8, 2011 S.D. Governor Signs Legislation Banning Private Transfer Fees
March 8, 2011 First American Bolsters Commercial Division
March 8, 2011 CourtsOnline Renamed Intrievex
March 8, 2011 Home Sales Accelerate as Prices Decline on Sustainable Rebound
Bloomberg | March 7, 2011
March 8, 2011 Research Firm Says U.S. Housing Has Never Been This Undervalued
DSNews | March 7, 2011
March 8, 2011 JPMorgan Analysts: Steepening of GSE Prepayment Curve Now Complete
HousingWire | March 7, 2011
March 8, 2011 Banks Drag Feet on Short Sales, Survey Finds
Los Angeles Times | March 7, 2011
March 8, 2011 U.S. Home Sales Accelerate as Prices Decline Amid Rebound
Bloomberg | March 8, 2011
March 8, 2011 State Attorneys General Negotiate With Mortgage Servicers
The Washington Post | March 8, 2011
March 8, 2011 Credit Unions Push For Small-Business Lending
The Wall Street Journal | March 8, 2011
March 8, 2011 DataQuick Finds Increase in Sales of High-End Homes in 2010
HousingWire | March 7, 2011
March 8, 2011 Higher Down Payments will Stifle Mortgage Market, CRL Says
HousingWire | March 7, 2011
March 8, 2011 Moody's Finds MERS Fire at Little Risk of Spreading
HousingWire | March 7, 2011
March 7, 2011 COP Delivers Mixed Verdict on TARP in Final Hearing
HousingWire | March 5, 2011
March 7, 2011 US Treasury to Congressional Panel: TARP Worked
Reuters | March 5, 2011
March 7, 2011 FHA Powers What's Left of the Home Market
The Wall Street Journal | March 6, 2011
March 7, 2011 S&P: Foreclosures Take Twice as Long in Judicial States
HousingWire | March 5, 2011
March 7, 2011 Banks Receive Proposal That Could Make Write-Downs Mandatory
DSNews | March 4, 2011
March 7, 2011 Fed Unlikely to Remove Its Economic Stimulus Just Yet
The Wall Street Journal | March 7, 2011
March 4, 2011 Buy a Foreclosed Home And Save Big!
Good Morning America | March 4, 2011
March 4, 2011 Without Loan Giants, 30-Year Mortgage May Fade Away
The New York Times | March 4, 2011
March 4, 2011 House Votes to Repeal 1099 Provision
The Wall Street Journal | March 3, 2011
March 4, 2011 House Committee Votes to End FHA Short Refi Program
HousingWire | March 3, 2011
March 4, 2011 FHA Commissioner Says Short Refi Program Necessary for Recovery
DSNews | March 3, 2011
March 4, 2011 Home Loans Now Less of a Toxic Threat than Commercial Real Estate
DSNews | March 3, 2011
March 4, 2011 In Price of Farmland, Echoes of Another Boom
The New York Times | March 4, 2011
March 4, 2011 Fed Policy Makers Signal Abrupt End to Bond Purchases in June
Bloomberg | March 4, 2011
March 4, 2011 Jobs Seen at 9-month High in February
Reuters | March 4, 2011
March 4, 2011 Obama Officials, Attorneys General Closer to Possible Deal with Banks in Foreclosure Mess
The Washington Post | March 3, 2011
March 4, 2011 Why the Dollar's Reign Is Near an End
The Wall Street Journal | March 3, 2011
March 4, 2011 Regulators Craft Mortgage-lending Rules
The Washington Post | March 3, 2011
March 3, 2011 Utilize Exclusive ALTA Member Tools to Provide Education about the Title Industry
March 3, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Drops for Third Consecutive Week
March 3, 2011 Texas Bill Would Ban Private Transfer Fees by Closing Loopholes in Current Law
March 3, 2011 New York Division Rolls Out 2011 Continuing Legal Education Program
March 3, 2011 TitleVest Names CFO, Senior Underwriting Counsel
March 3, 2011 It's Not Too Late to Register for Federal Conference
2011 Federal Conference and Lobby Day
March 3, 2011 Defalcation Hampers 2010 Financial Results for Regional Underwriter
March 3, 2011 Treasury, HUD Lobby to Save Foreclosure Prevention Programs
BusinessWeek | March 3, 2011
March 3, 2011 Fed’s Beige Book Shows Muted Results in Housing, Finance
HousingWire | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 FHA's Stevens: 23 Lenders Signed Up to Short Refi Program
HousingWire | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 Community Banks Push Back on Mortgage Market Reforms
HousingWire | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 Federal Shutdown Averted
The Washington Post | March 3, 2011
March 3, 2011 Is Now the Time to Sell a Business?
The Wall Street Journal | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 Timing Is Ripe for Negotiation
The Wall Street Journal | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 Investors Look to Expand Retail Portfolios
The Wall Street Journal | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 GOP Strikes at Housing Programs
Politico | March 2, 2011
March 3, 2011 Bernanke Says Stronger Recovery Would Reduce State Fiscal Woes
Bloomberg | March 3, 2011
March 3, 2011 Treasury, HUD Lobby to Save Foreclosure Prevention Programs
BusinessWeek | March 3, 2011
March 3, 2011 Uncle Sam Finds 14,000 Facilities to Sell
The Wall Street Journal | March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011 Mortgage-Finance Bill Should Be Done in 3-4 Months, Bachus Says
Bloomberg | March 1, 2011
March 2, 2011 Geithner Presses Republicans to Decide on Housing Finance Overhaul
Los Angeles Times | March 1, 2011
March 2, 2011 Regulators Push 20% Down Payments on Homes
The Wall Street Journal | March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011 Chamber: No New Consumer Rules Until Director in Place
The Washington Post | March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011 Federal Support for Home Loans Essential, Geithner warns
The Washington Post | March 1, 2011
March 2, 2011 HSBC Suspends All U.S. Foreclosures
DSNews | March 1, 2011
March 2, 2011 Mortgage Applications in U.S. Fell Last Week as Purchases Slid
Bloomberg | March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011 Fed Chief Discusses Exit From Stimulus
The Wall Street Journal | March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011 Freddie Mac Mortgage Purchases Down 23% in January
HousingWire | March 1, 2011
March 2, 2011 Budget Agreement is Just a Band-Aid
The Washington Post | March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011 Wells Fargo to Move Reverse Mortgage Lending Away from Frokers
HousingWire | March 1, 2011
March 2, 2011 Mortgage Lenders Move More Foreclosures Back into Delinquent Bucket: LPS
HousingWire | March 1, 2011
March 1, 2011 Former Florida Title Agency Owner Indicted in $47M Fraud Scheme
March 1, 2011 U.S. Sen. Ben Nelson to Address Federal Conference Attendees
March 1, 2011 TIPAC Sets Record in 2010; Sets Higher Goals for 2011
March 1, 2011 Virginia Bill Impacts Signing of Electronic Notaries
March 1, 2011 Details of Proposed N.Y. Department of Financial Regulation Emerge
March 1, 2011 Ohio-based Title Agency Expands Retail Division
March 1, 2011 Republicans Take Aim at HAMP
Inman News | February 28, 2011
March 1, 2011 House Seen Backing Housing Bill
Reuters | February 28, 2011
March 1, 2011 Geithner Wants Housing Overhaul Bill in 2 years
The Washington Post | March 1, 2011
March 1, 2011 Fannie, Freddie REO Continues to Rise in 4Q
HousingWire | February 28, 2011
March 1, 2011 Getting a Mortgage Before the Door Shuts
The Wall Street Journal | March 1, 2011
March 1, 2011 Most Short Sale Transactions Taking Four or More Months to Complete
DSNews | February 28, 2011
March 1, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Stuck In a Dividends Circle
The Wall Street Journal | March 1, 2011
March 1, 2011 NAR's Pending Home Sales Index Drops 2.8%
DSNews | February 28, 2011
March 1, 2011 Only 1 in 4 Got Mortgage Relief
The Wall Street Journal | March 1, 2011
March 1, 2011 U.S. Property Deals May Double as Blackstone Bets on Rebound
Bloomberg | March 1, 2011
March 1, 2011 House to Vote on Budget Measure Aimed At Preventing Shutdown
Bloomberg | March 1, 2011
February 28, 2011 In the Housing Crisis, We All Live Under One Roof
The Washington Post | February 27, 2011
February 28, 2011 Why 2011 May Be the End of the Housing Crash
The Wall Street Journal | February 27, 2011
February 28, 2011 This Week in Congress - February 28, 2011
February 28, 2011 New Hampshire Court Latest to Uphold MERS Right to Transfer Mortgage
HousingWire | February 26, 2011
February 28, 2011 Bailouts are Shaping Up to be Cheaper Than Expected
The Los Angeles Times | February 27, 2011
February 28, 2011 Buy Now, Pay Later
The Wall Street Journal | February 27, 2011
February 28, 2011 FHFA Releases Outlook for Obama's Refinancing Program
HousingWire | February 25, 2011
February 28, 2011 Big Banks: Foreclosure Probes Carry Financial Risk
The Washington Post | February 26, 2011
February 28, 2011 Fannie Mae Turns a Profit for First Time in Three Years
DSNews | February 25, 2011
February 28, 2011 BofA's Laughlin Squeezed by Mortgage Investors, Regulators
BusinessWeek | February 28, 2011
February 25, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Rates Ease
The Wall Street Journal | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Seek $3.1 Billion Amid Improved Earnings
Bloomberg | February 24, 2011
February 25, 2011 Bank Regulators Said to Push $20 Billion Foreclosure Settlement
BusinessWeek | February 24, 2011
February 25, 2011 Freddie Mac Exec Facing Possible SEC Charges
Reuters | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 F.H.A. to Raise Insurance Premiums
The New York Times | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 Lien on Me: IRS Eases Debt Rules
The Wall Street Journal | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 U.S. Home Prices Fell 3.9% in 4Q: FHFA
HousingWire | February 24, 2011
February 25, 2011 Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Seek $3.1 Billion Amid Improved Earnings
Bloomberg | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 Geithner Seeks to Broaden U.S. Corporate Tax Overhaul Debate
Bloomberg | February 25, 2011
February 25, 2011 Can Owning a Business Ever Be a Passive Investment?
The New York Times | February 25, 2011
February 24, 2011 First American Title Segment Reports Strongest Quarter Since 2006
February 24, 2011 HUD Clarifies Guidance for Refinances
February 24, 2011 ALTA Board Approves Endorsement Adoptions and Revisions; Decertifies Several Policy Forms
February 24, 2011 TSS Software Integrates with Fraud Monitoring System
February 24, 2011 RedVision Adds Title Plant Offerings in California
February 24, 2011 Company Expands Rate Calculator Offering in Four States
February 24, 2011 Details Emerge on New Fannie Mae Grading System for Servicers
HousingWire | February 23, 2011
February 24, 2011 Shape the Industry's Future, Meet Politicians and Network
2011 Federal Conference | March 13 - 16, 2011
February 24, 2011 U.S. Pushes Mortgage Deal
The Wall Street Journal | February 24, 2011
February 24, 2011 MERS Can Foreclose in California, State Appeals Court Rules
Bloomberg | February 23, 2011
February 24, 2011 Fed Economist Pushes Homebuyer Down Payment Subsidy
HousingWire | February 23, 2011
February 24, 2011 Short Sales to Ramp Up With HAFA Changes
HousingWire | February 23, 2011
February 24, 2011 Foreclosure Sales Made Up 26% of 2010 Home Sales
HousingWire | February 24, 2011
February 24, 2011 Cash Deals Raise January Sales of Existing Homes, Report says
The Washington Post | February 23, 2011
February 24, 2011 Government Settlement with Financial Industry Over Foreclosure Practices Draws Near
The Washington Post | February 24, 2011
February 24, 2011 Fed’s Hoenig: Easy Money And Too-Big-To-Fail Must End
The Wall Street Journal | February 23, 2011
February 24, 2011 Geithner Butt of Jokes No More as Money Man Now on Top
Bloomberg | February 24, 2011
February 24, 2011 Mortgage-Backed Securities Will 'Reemerge'
CNBC | February 23, 2011
February 23, 2011 Banking Industry Unites on 'Swipe' Fees, Presses Fed for Changes
Bloomberg | February 22, 2011
February 23, 2011 Moody's Finds Commercial Real Estate Eluding Recovery
HousingWire | February 22, 2011
February 23, 2011 Existing Home Sales in U.S. Probably Fell in January
Bloomberg | February 23, 2011
February 23, 2011 Mortgage Application Filings Rise on Low Interest Rates
HousingWire | February 23, 2011
February 23, 2011 Phasing Out Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae Could Boost What Other Borrowers Must Pay
The Washington Post | February 19, 2011
February 23, 2011 Home Prices Slide Despite Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | February 23, 2011
February 23, 2011 Property Taxes Draw Fire
The Wall Street Journal | February 22, 2011
February 23, 2011 FHA REO inventory up 47% from one year ago
HousingWire | February 22, 2011
February 23, 2011 Wells Fargo Approves Multimillion-Dollar Payout to Veterans
HousingWire | February 22, 2011
February 23, 2011 Fannie Mae Cuts Financing to 100 New Florida Condo Projects
HousingWire | February 22, 2011
February 22, 2011 Reminder: New ALTA/ACSM Land Title Survey Standards Go Into Effect Feb. 23
February 22, 2011 Five More States Introduce Legislation to Ban Private Transfer Fees
February 22, 2011 Get Inside Information on the Future of RESPA and Regulatory Enforcement
February 22, 2011 Missouri Supreme Court Rejects Industry Plea to Hear Case Impacting Cost to Access Records
February 22, 2011 PREP Newsletter: History Lesson on Land Records in the United States [PDF]
February 22, 2011 New Insurance Regulators Named in Connecticut, South Carolina and D.C.
February 22, 2011 eRecording Counties Surpass 600
February 22, 2011 Survey Shows Impact of New RESPA Requirements on Lenders
February 22, 2011 HUD Launches Quarterly Publication Focused on Research-based Policy
February 22, 2011 Home Sales Data Doubted
The Wall Street Journal | February 22, 2011
February 22, 2011 FHFA Begins Devising Alternatives for Mortgage Servicing Compensation
DSNews | February 21, 2011
February 22, 2011 First-Time Defaulters: An Underappreciated Customer Segment?
DSNews | February 21,2011
February 22, 2011 U.S. Home Prices Likely Had Biggest 12-Month Drop in a Year
Bloomberg | February 22, 2011
February 22, 2011 Foreclosure Sales Weigh Down Home Prices in 23 Markets
HousingWire | February 21, 2011
February 22, 2011 New Consumer Bureau to Put Down Roots Across from White House
DSNews | February 21, 2011
February 22, 2011 Winding Down Fannie and Freddie Could Put Minority Careers at Risk
The Washington Post | February 22, 2011
February 22, 2011 Retiring Boomers Find 401(k) Plans Fall Short
The Wall Street Journal | February 21, 2011
February 22, 2011 BofA Amends Unit's Results for Goodwill Adjustment
Reuters | February 22, 2011
February 18, 2011 Help Explain the Industry's Value: Take ALTA's 2011 Title Agent and Abstracter Survey
February 18, 2011 Consumer Watchdog Hires Former Bankers
The New York Times | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Looks Like Banks Lose on Risk Plea
The New York Times | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Let ALTA Know How You Use MERS
February 18, 2011 Bair Says Imminent QRM Proposal Friendly to Community Banks
HousingWire | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Mortgage Rates for US Loans Fall From 10-Month High ?
BusinessWeek | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Oregon Bill Would Force Lenders to Hold Mortgages 5 Years After Origination
HousingWire | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Mortgage Servicers May Face Sanctions, New Rules, Regulator Says
Bloomberg | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Housing Bust Hit Agents Hard
The Washington Post | February 18, 2011
February 18, 2011 Regulators Report on Efforts to Put Financial Overhaul in Place
The Washington Post | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Mortgage Delinquency Rates Drop
The Washington Post | February 17, 2011
February 18, 2011 Dodd-Frank Reforms Progress Report
Nightly Business Report | February 17, 2011
February 17, 2011 FDIC Provides Guidance on Coverage for IOTA Accounts
February 17, 2011 Efficiency Improvements Push Stewart to 2010 Profit
February 17, 2011 Investors Title Reports Improved Financial Results in 2010
February 17, 2011 Ohio-based Title Agency Grows National Commercial Footprint
February 17, 2011 Florida Law Firm Expands Trial Practice
February 17, 2011 TSS Software Announces Two Promotions
February 17, 2011 Attend the 2011 Federal Conference and Get Inside Information on the Future of RESPA and Enforcement
ALTA 2011 Federal Conference
February 17, 2011 Bernanke Says Dodd-Frank Law Is 'Major Step Forward'
Bloomberg | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 Fight Over Dodd-Frank Headlines Senate Panel
Reuters | February 17, 2011
February 17, 2011 Lost in New York, MERS claims victory in Kansas
HousingWire | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 MERS to Members: Don't Foreclose in Our Name
HousingWire | February 17, 2010
February 17, 2011 Fed Upgrades Economic Outlook
The Washington Post | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 Interest is the Monster
The Washington Post | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 Senate Deficit Plan Details Emerge
The Wall Street Journal | February 17, 2011
February 17, 2011 House Hearing Outlines Government Barriers to Housing Recovery
DSNews | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 Improvement in Mortgage Delinquencies Slows: TransUnion
DSNews | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 HUD Secretary: Reforms will not Substantially Impact Affordable Housing
HousingWire | February 16, 2011
February 17, 2011 New Subpoena Seeks Records on Sweetheart Loans
The Washington Post | February 16, 2011
February 16, 2011 Republicans to Probe Fannie, Freddie Executive Pay
Reuters | February 15, 2011
February 16, 2011 Time for Harmony on Mortgage Giants?
The Wall Street Journal | February 15, 2011
February 16, 2011 Banks Push Home Buyers to Put Down More Cash
The Wall Street Journal | February 15, 2011
February 16, 2011 Banks Push Home Buyers to Put Down More Cash
The Wall Street Journal | February 16, 2011
February 16, 2011 Geithner: Cut Corporate Tax Rate
Reuters | February 16, 2011
February 16, 2011 Farmland Boom Provides Bright Spot for U.S. Midwest Real Estate
Bloomberg | February 16, 2011
February 16, 2011 West Coast Foreclosure Sales Climb to Pre-Robo-Signing Levels
DSNews | February 15, 2011
February 16, 2011 CoreLogic Blasts NAR for Overstating Home Sales
United Press International | February 15, 2011
February 16, 2011 Majority of Freddie Mac Borrowers Refinanced to Fixed-Rate Loans in 4Q
HousingWire | February 15, 2011
February 16, 2011 Mortgage Applications Drop as Rates Hover Above 5%
HousingWire | February 16, 2011
February 15, 2011 DVD Training Library - Buy One Get One Free!
February 15, 2011 FHA Increases Mortgages Fees
February 15, 2011 American Land Title Association Says GSEs should be Returned to Original Mission [PDF]
February 15, 2011 Two Connecticut Bills Target Refinance Title Premiums
February 15, 2011 Oklahoma Title Industry Helps to Resolve PACE Lien Priority Problem
February 15, 2011 Stewart Title Guaranty Forms Northern New England Agency Services District
February 15, 2011 RedVision Reports Continued Growth
February 15, 2011 WFG National Title Names South Carolina Agency Manager/Counsel
February 15, 2011 Budget Proposes more than $1 Billion in Cuts to HUD Funding
HousingWire | February 14, 2011
February 15, 2011 FHFA, Fannie Set to Defend Legal Fees before House
HousingWire | February 14, 2011
February 15, 2011 Fitch GSE Ratings not Shaken by Proposed Reforms
HousingWire | February 14, 2011
February 15, 2011 Phila. Homeowner Wins Judgment Against Wells Fargo Over Mortgage Fees
The Philadelphia Inquirer | February 15, 2011
February 15, 2011 Title Insurers Fear Confusion Without Strong GSEs
HousingWire | February 15, 2011
February 15, 2011 Industry Weighs in on Administration's Housing Finance Proposal
DSNews | February 15, 2011
February 15, 2011 Option ARM Time Bomb Blows Early, Easing Damage to U.S. Housing
Bloomberg | February 15, 2011
February 15, 2011 Freddie Mac: Low Mortgage Rates to Remain Throughout 2011
HousingWire | February 14, 2011
February 15, 2011 Bernanke Would Defend Lehman Actions to His `Deathbed'
Bloomberg | February 15, 2011
February 15, 2011 Federal Budget 2012: Agency Analysis
The Washington Post | February 14, 2011
February 14, 2011 This Week in Congress - February 14, 2011
February 14, 2011 Credit Squeeze: Blame The Housing Slump
The Wall Street Journal | February 13, 2011
February 14, 2011 American Land Title Association Says GSEs should be Returned to Original Mission [PDF]
February 14, 2011 Obama Administration Proposals to Reduce Federal Role in Housing Market
The Washington Post | February 11, 2011
February 14, 2011 Views of Life After Fannie, Freddie
The Wall Street Journal | February 12, 2011
February 14, 2011 Dodd-Frank Ready for Congressional Close-up
Reuters | February 13, 2011
February 14, 2011 Housing Crash Is Hitting Cities Once Thought to Be Stable
The New York Times | February 13, 2011
February 14, 2011 High-profile Real Estate Regulator Finds New Career as Agent
Inman News | February 14, 2011
February 14, 2011 ARMs Helped Sink the Economy - Now They're Back
CNNMoney | February 14, 2011
February 14, 2011 Obama Projects Deficit will Hit Record Amount
The Washington Post | February 14, 2011
February 14, 2011 California's Million-dollar Home Sales on the Rise
HousingWire | February 12, 2011
February 14, 2011 McMansions Out of Vogue in New Economic Reality
USA Today | February 13, 2011
February 11, 2011 Fed's Bernanke Goes To Senate Panel Feb 17 To Talk Dodd-Frank
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2011
February 11, 2011 Homeownership: American Dream or American Nightmare?
DSNews | February 10, 2011
February 11, 2011 Rise in Rates Is Headwind for Housing
The Wall Street Journal | February 10, 2011
February 11, 2011 Mortgage Finance Overhaul Begins to Take Shape
The Washington Post | February 10, 2011
February 11, 2011 Higher Pay Gains Seen for 2011
The Wall Street Journal | February 11, 2011
February 11, 2011 Keep Watch on Dodd-Frank Implementation: Oversight Testimony
HousingWire | February 10, 2011
February 11, 2011 Dimon Calls Fannie, Freddie ‘Biggest Disasters of All Time’
Bloomberg | February 11, 2011
February 11, 2011 Fannie Mae Fires Second South Florida Law Firm
The Palm Beach Post | February 11, 2011
February 11, 2011 Dip in Home Values, Robo-Signing Push More Borrowers Underwater
DSNews | February 10, 2011
February 10, 2011 VA Revises Loan Modification Procedures
February 10, 2011 Proposed House Bill Threatens National Flood Insurance Program
February 10, 2011 Welcome the Latest ALTA Members
February 10, 2011 California-based Title Agency Grows Footprint
February 10, 2011 N.J.-based Title Agency Expands into Texas
February 10, 2011 Utah-based Credit Union Launches Paperless Closing Service
February 10, 2011 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Rates Rise to Highest Level Since April 2010
February 10, 2011 Licenses Suspended for 12 Maryland Title Agencies after Underwriter Finds $1M Shortage
February 10, 2011 HAMP and Other Housing Programs may be Cut from Federal Budget
HousingWire | February 9, 2011
February 10, 2011 Size of FHA-backed Mortgages Should Shrink, Report Says
The Washington Post | February 9, 2011
February 10, 2011 Obama Housing Plan Due Friday; Bernanke Weighs In
Reuters | February 9, 2011
February 10, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Agreement May Come By End of Year, Frank Says
BusinessWeek | February 9, 2011
February 10, 2011 Fighting for Fannie, Freddie
The Wall Street Journal | February 9, 2011
February 10, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Agreement May Come By End of Year, Frank Says
BusinessWeek | February 10, 2011
February 10, 2011 Homebuilders Undermined by Cost of Construction Boom's Flaws
Bloomberg | February 10, 2011
February 10, 2011 Study Finds 62% Drop in Home Mortgages to Minorities
The Denver Post | February 10, 2011
February 10, 2011 Do Regulations Kill Jobs? House Report Draws on Businesses' Answers.
The Washington Post | February 9, 2011
February 10, 2011 Bernanke Tries to Soothe GOP
The Wall Street Journal | February 10, 2011
February 10, 2011 U.S. Foreclosure Filings Decline for Fourth Consecutive Month
Bloomberg | February 10, 2011
February 10, 2011 Freddie Mac's Chief Operating Officer Resigns
The Wall Street Journal | February 9, 2011
February 9, 2011 Legislation Introduced To Phase Out NFIP
PropertyCasualty360 | February 9, 2011
February 9, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Could Be Phased Out Under Treasury Housing Plan
Bloomberg | February 9, 2011
February 9, 2011 Moody's Zandi: Replace Fannie, Freddie With Public-Private Hybrid
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2011
February 9, 2011 No Private-label RMBS Before GSE Reform: ASF Panel
HousingWire | February 8, 2011
February 9, 2011 Home Affordability Returns to Pre-Bubble Levels
The Wall Street Journal | February 9, 2011
February 9, 2011 30% of mortgages are underwater
CNNMoney | February 9, 2011
February 9, 2011 Easing of Lending Standards May Encourage Market Growth
DSNews | February 8, 2011
February 9, 2011 Wall Street Boosts Borrowers as Real Estate Bond Market Returns
Bloomberg | February 8, 2011
February 9, 2011 LPS: Mortgage Delinquency Rate Dropped 18% in 2010
DSNews | February 8, 2011
February 9, 2011 Two Fed Skeptics of QE Say Inflation Underscores Risks
Bloomberg | February 9, 2011
February 8, 2011 Growing Your Business: Target the Right Customers
February 8, 2011 PropertyInfo Acquires Records Management Firm
February 8, 2011 Underwriter Bolsters Presence in Southeast
February 8, 2011 Seven Trends That Will Drive the Future of Housing
February 8, 2011 RamQuest Opens New Business Segment
February 8, 2011 Reduction in Fannie, Freddie Loan Limits Favored
The Wall Street Journal | February 7, 2011
February 8, 2011 Memo Lays Out Senate Banking Committee Agenda
The Hill | February 08, 2011
February 8, 2011 Cash Buyers Lift Housing
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2011
February 8, 2011 New-Home Recovery Seen as Post-Super Bowl Selling Season Starts
Bloomberg | February 8, 2010
February 8, 2011 U.S. Should Step Back from Mortgage Business, Industry Leaders Say
The Washington Post | February 7, 2011
February 8, 2011 Fitch: Subpar Loan Mod Results Making U.S. Foreclosures a Reality
DSNews | February 7, 2011
February 8, 2011 Fannie Mae Multifamily Funding Drops 14% in 2010
HousingWire | February 7, 2011
February 8, 2011 Home Builder Follows a Different Blueprint
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2011
February 8, 2011 Banks Reach Out to Small Firms
The Wall Street Journal | February 8, 2011
February 8, 2011 Securitization Quality Declines as Wall Street Revives Issuance
Bloomberg | February 8, 2011
February 8, 2011 FDIC Shifts Burden for Assessments to Bigger Banks
BusinessWeek | February 7, 2011
February 8, 2011 The Man Who Made Millions Foreclosing on Houses Could End Up in the Biggest House of All
Los Angeles Times | February 7, 2011
February 7, 2011 BofA Exits Reverse Mortgage Lending
HousingWire | February 5, 2011
February 7, 2011 GOP Eyes Rules That Firms Say Hurt Jobs
The Washington Post | February 7, 2011
February 7, 2011 Rush is On For Custom Domain Name Suffixes
The Washington Post | February 7, 2011
February 7, 2011 Bank of America Establishes New Unit to Handle Defaulted Loans
DSNews | February 4, 2011
February 7, 2011 Commercial Real Estate Coming Back, but Unevenly
The Wall Street Journal | February 7, 2011
February 7, 2011 FHFA Announces Organizational Changes, New Positions
DSNews | February 5, 2011
February 4, 2011 Banks Reportedly Pushing for 10% Down on Qualified Residential Mortgage
HousingWire | February 3, 2011
February 4, 2011 Home Buyers May Get Less U.S. Backing
The Washington Post | February 4, 2011
February 4, 2011 Employment Seen Gaining Speed
Reuters | February 4, 2011
February 4, 2011 Freddie Mac Multifamily Funding Surged in Second Half of 2010
HousingWire | February 3, 2011
February 4, 2011 Home Equity Lending Is Back
The Wall Street Journal | February 3, 2011
February 4, 2011 Mortgage Rates Hold Steady: Freddie Mac
MarketWatch | February 3, 2011
February 4, 2011 U.S. Commercial Property Recovery Spares Economy Another Blow
Bloomberg | February 4, 2011
February 4, 2011 Bernanke Dismisses Inflation Concerns, Says Unemployment Turnaround Will Take Years
The Washington Post | February 3, 2011
February 4, 2011 Yahoo! and Zillow Go Live With Largest Online Real Estate Network
HousingWire | February 3, 2011
February 3, 2011 Texas Bill Could Impact Cost to Access Public Records
February 3, 2011 ALTA Advocacy Effort Clears Hurdle as FHFA Proposes to Ban PTFs
February 3, 2011 Bill to Ban Private Transfer Fees Introduced in Pennsylvania
February 3, 2011 Arizona Court Rules on Property Rights Dispute
February 3, 2011 MISMO Holds Trimester Workgroup Meetings
February 3, 2011 New Title Agency Launched in Texas
February 3, 2011 PREP Newsletter: If You're Not at the Table, You're Going to be on the Menu [PDF]
February 3, 2011 Why the Housing Bottom Might Be Here
U.S.News & World Report | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Singular Path to Loan Fraud Cases
The Wall Street Journal | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 In Overhauling Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, It's Better to be Late than Sorry
The Washington Post | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 ALTA Lauds FHFA Proposed Rule to Limit Private Transfer Fees
HousingWire | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Foreclosed Homeowners Go to Court on Their Own
The New York Times | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Republicans To Discuss End of Fannie, Freddie Control
Dow Jones | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Shadow inventory to push foreclosures to new heights
HousingWire | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Clear Capital: Home prices showing life in 2011
HousingWire | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Credit Loosens for Small Companies - Study
The Wall Street Journal | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Man Who Never Missed a Mortgage Payment but Lost Home Gets a Trial
Baltimore Sun | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 There Are Two Kinds of C.E.O.
The New York Times | February 2, 2011
February 3, 2011 Servicers Completed 1.24 Million Non-HAMP Loan Mods in 2010
DSNews | February 2, 2011
February 2, 2011 Mortgage Applications in U.S. Climbed Last Week From 2-Year Low
Bloomberg | February 2, 2011
February 2, 2011 Bill Introduced for Bankruptcy Court-Ordered Foreclosure Mediation
DSNews | February 1, 2011
February 2, 2011 Fiserv: After Years of Record Declines, Home Prices Begin To Stabilize
DSNews | February 1, 2011
February 2, 2011 Aceves Ruling: Foreclosed Homeowner has Cause to Sue Bank for Fraud
HousingWire | February 1, 2011
February 2, 2011 Bachus Displeased Democrats Missed Deadline for GSE Reform Plan
HousingWire | February 1, 2011
February 2, 2011 Fed Leaves 3 Mortgage Disclosure Rules Pending for the CFPB
HousingWire | February 1, 2011
February 2, 2011 Low Rates Prompting More 'Cash-in' Refinances
The Washington Post | February 2, 2011
February 2, 2011 Business Groups Welcome Health Law’s Setback
The Wall Street Journal | February 1, 2011
February 2, 2011 Banks Boost Home-Loan Relief
The Wall Street Journal | February 1, 2011
February 1, 2011 Fidelity Posts Strong Q4 Results
February 1, 2011 Nebraska Bill Would Impact Easements
February 1, 2011 New Rule in New Mexico Allows Underwriters to File Rates Lower Than Promulgated Rate
February 1, 2011 Stewart Announces Milestone in Electronic Title Policy Generation
February 1, 2011 Loan Fraud Rises in Latest FinCEN Report
February 1, 2011 Fraud Unit Created in Minnesota
February 1, 2011 Title Company Expands Staff Throughout North Dakota
February 1, 2011 House Panel Probes Fannie, Freddie Legal Fees
The Washington Post | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 Regulators Launch National Mortgage Registry for Loan Originators
HousingWire | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 One in Five Mortgages Default Again After Modification
The Washington Post | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 Bank of America Can Proceed With Nevada Foreclosures, Judge Says
Bloomberg | February 1, 2011
February 1, 2011 California's New Foreclosures Fall to Lowest Level in Over Three Years
DSNews | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 HAMP Reaching Underwater and Middle Class Borrowers: Report
DSNews | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 Fannie Mae Revs Up Multifamily Mortgage Securitizations
HousingWire | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 Fed Says Banks ‘More Upbeat’ on Delinquencies in 2011
The Washington Post | January 31, 2011
February 1, 2011 Housing Woes Fuel Apartment Surge
The Wall Street Journal | January 31, 2011
January 31, 2011 Foot-dragging on Fannie Mae Reform
The Boston Globe | January 31, 2011
January 31, 2011 Home Prices Sink Further
The Wall Street Journal | January 31, 2011
January 31, 2011 U.S. Consumer Spending, Incomes Probably Increased in December
Bloomberg | January 31, 2011
January 31, 2011 Fed Publishes Guidance on Loan Officer Compensation
DSNews | January 29, 2011
January 31, 2011 FHA Extends 'Anti-Flipping Waiver' to Speed Sales of REO Homes
DSNews | January 29, 2011
January 31, 2011 Small Business Regulatory 'Burden' Is Tough to Quantify
The Wall Street Journal | January 30, 2011
January 31, 2011 Banks Grip on Prime Shadow Inventory Growing: Morgan Stanley
HousingWire | January 29, 2011
January 31, 2011 Hotels Rates to Start Rising in 2011
The Washington Post | January 30, 2011
January 28, 2011 5 Essential Truths Missing from Financial Crisis Report
Reuters | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Got $20.9 Billion From Loan Buybacks, FCIC Says
Bloomberg | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 Rate on 30-year Fixed Mortgage Rises to 4.80 Pct.
BusinessWeek | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 Group Convened by Center for American Progress Unveils Housing Finance Fix
HousingWire | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 Report Details Wall Street Crisis
The Wall Street Journal | January 28, 2011
January 28, 2011 Obama's Choice at Housing Agency Withdraws Name
The Wall Street Journal | January 28, 2011
January 28, 2011 Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities to Rebound in 2011
HousingWire | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 National Association of Mortgage Brokers asks Fed for Reg Z delay
HousingWire | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 Pending Sales of Existing Homes Rise 2%: NAR
DSNews | January 27, 2011
January 28, 2011 Fed Sticks to Status Quo on Interest Rates, Bond-Buying Plan
Los Angeles Times | January 27 2011
January 28, 2011 Consumer Spending Seen Helping Quarterly Growth
Reuters | January 28, 2011
January 27, 2011 Florida Title Agency Owner Dies in Federal Custody after Two Years on the Lam
January 27, 2011 Colorado, Nebraska Contending With Bills That Could Impact Access to Records
January 27, 2011 Old Republic Reports 2011 Earnings
January 27, 2011 MBA Adjusts 2011 Origination Volume Prediction
January 27, 2011 FHA Terminates Agreements With 15 Originators
January 27, 2011 N.D. Moves Closer to Banning Private Transfer Fees
January 27, 2011 ALTA Member Benefit: Access to Member Directory
January 27, 2011 Crisis Panel Report Blames Wall Street, Washington
Bloomberg | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Influential Group to Support U.S.-backed Mortgages
Reuters | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Boxer Introduces Bill to Lower Barriers to Refinance
HousingWire | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Subprime Loans by Fannie, Freddie Performed 'Better', FCIC Says
BusinessWeek | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Fannie, Freddie Seek to Cut Dividend on Government Stake
Reuters | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Falling Home Prices Reveal Limits of Recovery
The Wall Street Journal | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Banking's 'Toxic Cocktail' is Too Big to Forget: Simon Johnson
Bloomberg | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Two Mortgage Servicers Get Aggressive on Principal Writedowns in January
HousingWire | January 27, 2011
January 27, 2011 Foreclosure Flood Spreads Beyond Hardest Hit Markets: RealtyTrac
HousingWire | January 27, 2011
January 27, 2011 U.S. Regulators Zero In on Loan Servicers to Fix Foreclosures
Bloomberg | January 27, 2011
January 27, 2011 Federal Reserve, Eyeing Jobless Rate, Stays Course With Bond-buying Program
The Washington Post | January 26, 2011
January 27, 2011 Fed Faulted for Lax Mortgage Regulation Before Financial Crisis
The Washington Post | January 27, 2011
January 26, 2011 Outside D.C., a Grim Housing Market
The Washington Post | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 Bernanke Gets 66% Approval From Investors Disapproving of QE2
Bloomberg | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 Panel Blames All for Meltdown
The Wall Street Journal | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 State of the Union 2011: 'Win the future,' Obama says
The Washington Post | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 A Call to Overhaul Corporate Taxes
The Wall Street Journal | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 Mortgage Applications in U.S. Fall to Lowest Level in Two Years
Bloomberg | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 Sales of New Homes in U.S. Likely Rose for Second Month
Bloomberg | January 26, 2011
January 26, 2011 S&P Case-Shiller Index Points to Double-Dip in Home Prices
DSNews | January 25, 2011
January 26, 2011 House Oversight Committee to Hear Testimony from TARP Watchdog
The Washington Post | January 25, 2011
January 26, 2011 Housing Analysts Expect Home Price Declines Through 2011
HousingWire | January 25, 2011
January 26, 2011 Moody's Says Keeping Fannie, Freddie Intact is Lose-Lose
HousingWire | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 ALTA Asks FDIC to Confirm IOTA Accounts Receive Unlimited Deposit Coverage
January 25, 2011 Bills to Ban Private Transfer Fees Introduced in Four More States
January 25, 2011 Title Company Owner, Two Employees Indicted in $4M Fraud Scheme
January 25, 2011 Glance at Upcoming ALTA Meetings [PDF]
January 25, 2011 Title Industry Veteran Launches New Operation
January 25, 2011 Underwriter Bolsters Agency Audit Department
January 25, 2011 GOP Feels Heat on Loan Guarantees
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2011
January 25, 2011 Reverse Mortgage Defaults Prompt Changes to Counseling Services
Reuters | January 24, 2011
January 25, 2011 US Judge Temporarily Delays Loan Document Shredding
Reuters | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 Mortgage Fees on the Rise Again
MarketWatch | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 Home Prices in U.S. Probably Dropped, Consumer Confidence Rose
Bloomberg | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 Commercial Property Prices Rise for Third Straight Month: Moody's
DSNews | January 24, 2011
January 25, 2011 Two Texas Republicans Taking Lead on GSE Privatization, CFPB Creation
HousingWire | January 24, 2011
January 25, 2011 Market Braces as Final Qualified Residential Mortgage Rule Nears
HousingWire | January 24, 2011
January 25, 2011 Churches Find End Is Nigh
The Wall Street Journal | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 Obama's State of the Union Proposals Will Test Whether Parties Can Work Together
The Washington Post | January 25, 2011
January 25, 2011 Index of Distressed Property Sales Surges in December: Report
DSNews | January 24, 2011
January 25, 2011 10 Ways to Avoid a Tax Audit
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2011
January 24, 2011 Mortgage Giants Leave Legal Bills to the Taxpayers
The New York Times | January 24, 2011
January 24, 2011 FHA Suspends Anti-Flipping Rule for Another Year
HousingWire | January 22, 2011
January 24, 2011 Slow Loan Resolutions Extend Shadow Inventory's Staying Power: S&P
DSNews | January 21, 2011
January 24, 2011 This Week in Congress - January 24, 2011
January 24, 2011 Texas Passes Florida for Second Most Reverse Mortgages in U.S.
HousingWire | January 22, 2011
January 24, 2011 MERS President and CEO R.K. Arnold Retires
HousingWire | January 22, 2011
January 24, 2011 Virginia Legislators Looking to Curb Foreclosures
Richmond Times-Dispatch
January 24, 2011 Upgrades on Foreclosed Homes Help Improve Neighborhoods
The Washington Post | January 23, 2011
January 24, 2011 Fitch: $23 Billion in Commercial Mortgages Coming Due in 2011
DSNews | January 21, 2011
January 24, 2011 Future of GSEs Uncertain, Many Lobbying for Their End
DSNews | January 21, 2011
January 24, 2011 Global Price Fears Mount
The Wall Street Journal | January 24, 2011
January 21, 2011 Issa Asks for Geithner, Settles for Assistant for First Oversight Hearing
Bloomberg | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 U.S. Economy: Home Sales, Leading Index Show Gains
Bloomberg | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 A National Gauge of the Housing Market
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | January 21, 2011
January 21, 2011 Banks Want Pieces of Fannie-Freddie Pie
The New York Times | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 LPS: 6.87 Million Mortgages Delinquent or in Foreclosure
DSNews | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 Fannie Mae Gives Maryland Foreclosure Attorneys a Raise
HousingWire | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 Fannie Mae Delays Foreclosures 45 Days for Hardest Hit Fund Programs
HousingWire | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 Federal Reserve Leaders Face Encouraging Yet Unnerving Picture Ahead of Meeting
The Washington Post | January 20, 2011
January 21, 2011 Gains in Private Sector Employment an Encouraging Sign for Industry
DSNews | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 Responding to Negative Defalcation Media Reports
January 20, 2011 ALTA Urges Inclusion of Owner’s and Loan Policies in Definition of QRM Exemption
January 20, 2011 Attend ALTA's 2011 Federal Conference and Get an Exclusive Tour of the White House
January 20, 2011 Tame Inflation Figures Leave Mortgage Rates Mixed
January 20, 2011 Reminder: ALTA Title Agents Executive Conference Slated for Jan. 24-26
January 20, 2011 Freddie Mac Releases Updated Seller/Servicer Guide
January 20, 2011 Title Companies Still Face New 1099 Reporting Requirements in 2012
January 20, 2011 PRIA to Host Winter Symposium in D.C.
January 20, 2011 Citigroup's Defective-Loan Rate Improves to F+
Bloomberg | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 U.S. housing starts fall 4.3% in December from November
Los Angeles Times | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 US Stock Futures Hold Losses After Housing Data
The Wall Street Journal | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 K&L Gates: Fighting MERS Could Lead to Credit Card Rates for Mortgages
HousingWire | January 19, 2011
January 20, 2011 Sales of Existing U.S. Homes Likely Rose for Second Month
Bloomberg | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 Mortgage Servicers Face New Fee System
The Wall Street Journal | January 19, 2011
January 20, 2011 FDIC's Bair Warns of Double-Dip if Servicing Problems Aren't Remedied
DSNews | January 19, 2011
January 20, 2011 Fannie Mae: Housing Starts to Triple by 2013 to Nearly 1.5 Million
HousingWire | January 19, 2011
January 20, 2011 Home Construction Declines
The Wall Street Journal | January 19, 2011
January 20, 2011 House Votes to Repeal Health-Care Law
The Wall Street Journal | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 Real Estate: Finally a Good Investment?
The Wall Street Journal | January 18, 2011
January 19, 2011 Treasuries Snap Two-Day Decline Before Report on Housing Starts
Bloomberg | January 18, 2011
January 19, 2011 Officials Gear Up to Protect Housing Market
The Washington Post | January 18, 2011
January 19, 2011 Adjustable-Rate Mortgages Fall to 3% Market Share as Homeowners Watch Risk
HousingWire | January 18 2011
January 19, 2011 GMAC Foreclosure Cases in Maryland Dismissed Due to Defective Affidavits
HousingWire | January 18, 2011
January 19, 2011 Biggest U.S. Homebuilders to Gain Market Share Amid Recovery
Bloomberg | January 19, 2011
January 19, 2011 Mortgage Applications Rose in U.S. for Third Straight Week on Refinancing
Bloomberg | January 19, 2011
January 19, 2011 Regulators to Release Results of Foreclosure Probe Next Month
DSNews | January 18, 2011
January 19, 2011 Is Now the Time to Buy a Retirement Home?
The Wall Street Journal | January 19, 2011
January 19, 2011 Ally Financial to Withdraw Md. 'Robo-Signer' Foreclosures
The Washington Post | January 19, 2011
January 19, 2011 Builders Likely Began Work on Fewer U.S. Houses in December
Bloomberg | January 19, 2011
January 19, 2011 Obama Orders All Fed Agencies to Review Regulations
The Washington Post | January 18, 2011
January 18, 2011 PREP Newsletter: Who's On First? Let's End the Blame Game
January 18, 2011 The Docket: Ibanez Ruling Spells Out Proper Foreclosure Procedure
January 18, 2011 Bills to Ban Private Transfer Fees Introduced in Nebraska, Wyoming
January 18, 2011 Title Industry Helps Restore Lost Records in New Orleans
January 18, 2011 ALTA’s Romeo Re-elected to MISMO Governance Committee
January 18, 2011 FDIC Announces Hotline for Small Businesses Regarding Availability of Credit
January 18, 2011 President Releases Executive Order on Regulatory Strategy
January 18, 2011 Toward a 21st-Century Regulatory System
The Wall Street Journal | January 18, 2011
January 18, 2011 Bills Target Rules on Foreclosure
The Boston Globe | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Citigroup 46% Gain Masks Flawed Mortgages Sold to Freddie Mac
Bloomberg | January 18, 2011
January 18, 2011 Texas Releases $45 Million More for First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit
HousingWire | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Rosengren Sees Limited Housing Recovery Slowing Overall Growth
HousingWire | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Lawmakers Urge Federal Reserve to Abandon TILA Rule Change
DSNews | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Virginia Legislators Rally to Change State Foreclosure Process
HousingWire | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Fed Officials Signal Growth Pickup Won't Alter Bond Purchases
Bloomberg | January 18, 2011
January 18, 2011 VA Directs Mortgage Servicers to Pay Short Sale Relocation Assistance
HousingWire | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 NAHB: Housing Starts to Grow 21% in 2011
HousingWire | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Texas Releases $45 Million More for First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit
HousingWire | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Obama Launches Rule Review, Pledging to Spur Jobs, Growth
The Wall Street Journal | January 18, 2011
January 18, 2011 FDIC's New Tools to Close Troubled Banks Offer Opportunity, Challenge
The Washington Post | January 17, 2011
January 18, 2011 Fed Felt Hamstrung By 2005 Housing Bubble
The Wall Street Journal | January 17, 2011
January 14, 2011 Last Chance to Submit Presentation Proposals for Business Strategies Conference
January 14, 2011 Housing Prices to Hit Bottom This Spring: Economist
Reuters | January 14, 2011
January 14, 2011 Rate on 30-year Fixed Mortgage Dips to 4.71 Pct.
Associated Press | January 13, 2011
January 14, 2011 ABA Expects Risk-retention Rules to Constrict Credit
HousingWire | January 13, 2011
January 14, 2011 Bernanke: No Housing Recovery Before Fannie, Freddie Revamp
HousingWire | January 13, 2011
January 14, 2011 Rehabilitation Cuts REO Sales Cycle by More Than Two-Thirds: Study
DSNews | January 13, 2011
January 14, 2011 Borrowing Costs Up as Bond Flops; Refinancing Crunch Nears
The Wall Street Journal | January 14, 2011
January 14, 2011 Volcker Rule Tests New Systemic Risk Council
Reuters | January 14, 2011
January 14, 2011 Ginnie Mae Mandates LTV Calculated At Loan Origination
HousingWire | January 13, 2011
January 14, 2011 Older Homebuyers Tapping Savings For Down Payments
HousingWire | January 13, 2011
January 14, 2011 Serviced Apartment Ownership: The Next Investment Trend?
The Wall Street Journal | January 13, 2011
January 13, 2011 Agents, Abstracters Can Learn the Latest on RESPA Compliance
January 13, 2011 ALTA Warns Limited Definition of ‘Qualified Residential Mortgage’ Would Hinder Market Recovery
January 13, 2011 Industry Likely to See Increase of Qualified Mortgages
January 13, 2011 A Message From Our President: ALTA the Voice of Reason Amid Swirling Confusion
January 13, 2011 RamQuest Celebrates 20th Anniversary
January 13, 2011 In Their Fight with Banks Over Mortgage Losses, Investors Get on Borrowers' Side
The Washington Post | January 12, 2011
January 13, 2011 US Housing Prices to Bottom in 2011 -Freddie Economist
Reuters | January 12, 2011
January 13, 2011 Home Sales Gains Seen
The Wall Street Journal | January 12, 2011
January 13, 2011 Banks Repossess 1 million Homes in 2010
The Washington Post | January 13, 2011
January 13, 2011 Freddie Mac Says Rising Mortgage Rates Won't Stop the Housing Recovery in 2011
HousingWire | January 12, 2011
January 13, 2011 Fed's Beige Book Summary Finds Economy Slowly Gaining Momentum
The Washington Post | January 12, 2011
January 13, 2011 Losses on Private-Label Mortgage Securities to Increase: Moody's
DSNews | January 12, 2011
January 13, 2011 MBA sues Labor Department for Loan Officer Overtime Rule Change
HousingWire | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 FDIC May Have Stricter Servicing Rules in the Works For Banks
DSNews | January 11, 2011
January 12, 2011 House Democrats Want Answers on Bank Settlements with Fannie, Freddie
The Hill | January 11, 2011
January 12, 2011 Mortgage Industry Trending Toward Digital Transactions
HousingWire | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 Mortgage Industry Trending Toward Digital Transactions
HousingWire | January 11, 2011
January 12, 2011 Mortgage Applications in U.S. Rise for Second Straight Week on Refinancing
Bloomberg | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 Housing's Anemic Rebound to Give Little Boost to U.S. Economy
Bloomberg | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 Market for Vacation Homes Is on the Rise
The Wall Street Journal | January 11, 2011
January 12, 2011 Home Price Drops Exceed Great Depression: Zillow
Reuters | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 Verizon Unwraps iPhone
The Wall Street Journal | January 12, 2011
January 12, 2011 New York City Comptroller Issues 2nd Request for Audits From Banks
DSNews | January 11, 2011
January 11, 2011 MBA Analyzes Real Estate Markets in Declining Cities
January 11, 2011 Missouri Land Title Association Asks State S.C. to Hear Case Impacting Cost to Access Records
January 11, 2011 First of Five Regional Meetings Slated This Weekend for Small Agents and Abstracters
January 11, 2011 Leaders of Departments of Insurance in Texas, Ohio Leave Positions
January 11, 2011 Software Provider Launches Podcast Series for Title Industry
January 11, 2011 Company Provides service to Locate Real Estate, Legal Professionals
January 11, 2011 Report Finds Small Builders Produce Majority of New Homes
January 11, 2011 ALTA Plans Five Regional Forums for Agents and Abstracters
January 11, 2011 Fed's Crisis Investments Are Showing Big Returns
The New York Times | January 10, 2011
January 11, 2011 Delinquency Crisis Hits Reverse Mortgages
U.S.News & World Report | January 11, 2011
January 11, 2011 Pension Funds Threaten Big Banks Over Foreclosures
CNBC | January 10, 2011
January 11, 2011 Could the U.S. Central Bank Go Broke?
Reuters | January 10, 2011
January 11, 2011 The BofA-GSE Settlement: Were We Robbed, or Not?
HousingWire | January 10, 2011
January 11, 2011 Massachusetts Ibanez Ruling Sets Stage for Mortgage Ownership Remedy
HousingWire | January 10, 2010
January 11, 2011 Amherst Downplays Ibanez Foreclosure Ruling in Massachusetts
HousingWire | January 10, 2011
January 11, 2011 Home Prices and Inventory Start Year Down: Altos Research
DSNews | January 10, 2011
January 11, 2011 America's Most Overvalued - And Undervalued - Cities
CNNMoney | January 11, 2011
January 11, 2011 The Reverse Mortgage Gets a Makeover
The Wall Street Journal | January 8, 2011
January 11, 2011 GSE Mortgage Securities Boost Record Federal Reserve Payment to Treasury
HousingWire | January 10, 2011
January 10, 2011 More Bank Reforms Needed, Economists Say
The Wall Street Journal | January 9, 2011
January 10, 2011 $2.6 Billion to Cover Bad Loans: It's a Start
The New York Times | January 8, 2011
January 10, 2011 On the House: Insider's Unhappy Appraisal
The Philadelphia Inquirer | January 9, 2011
January 10, 2011 Changes are Likely for FHA Insurance Refunds
The New York Times | January 9, 2011
January 10, 2011 U.S. Mortgage Rules Delayed in Regulator Spat
The Wall Street Journal | January 7, 2011
January 10, 2011 Fannie Tests Foreclosure-Prevention Plan in Florida
The Wall Street Journal | January 8, 2011
January 10, 2011 Massachusetts Supreme Court Rules Against Banks in Foreclosure Paperwork Case
The Washington Post | January 7, 2011
January 10, 2011 Wall Street Dumps Most Treasuries Since 2004 on Growth
Bloomberg | January 10, 2011
January 10, 2011 Bernanke Thinks Jobs Growth Still Years Away
HousingWire | January 7, 2011
January 7, 2011 Business Background Defines Chief of Staff
The New York Times | January 6, 2011
January 7, 2011 Bachmann Introduces Repeal of Dodd-Frank, Fires Back at Critics
HousingWire | January 6, 2011
January 7, 2011 How the Great Recession Created Ghost Towns
HousingWire | January 6, 2011
January 7, 2011 Geithner Urges Congress to Raise Debt Limit to Avoid Catastrophe
The Washington Post | January 7, 2011
January 7, 2011 Commercial Mortgage Modifications Become Huge Trend in Just Two Years
HousingWire | January 6, 2011
January 7, 2011 Employment in U.S. Probably Grew as Economy Strengthened
Bloomberg | January 7, 2011
January 7, 2011 Price Reduced: The Most Expensive Discounts of 2010
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2011
January 7, 2011 Mortgage Rates Tick Lower
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2011
January 7, 2011 Builders Face a Desert Reckoning
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Title Companies Absorbing Questionable Fees for Payoff Requests
January 6, 2011 FHA to Require Flood Zone Determination on All Mortgages Beginning March 1
January 6, 2011 St. Louis County Offers e-Recording
January 6, 2011 Two New England States Enact Emergency Amendments to Foreclosure Rules
January 6, 2011 Top Cybercrime Threats in 2011
January 6, 2011 Fidelity Schedules Q4 Earnings Release
January 6, 2011 Foreclosures May Be Undone by State Ruling on Mortgage Transfer
Bloomberg | January 6, 2011
January 6, 2011 A Changing of the Gavel as 112th Congress is Sworn In
The Washington Post | January 6, 2011
January 6, 2011 Treasury Relaxes Rules to Free-up HAFA Short Sales
HousingWire | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 U.S. Apartment Vacancies Fall to 2-Year Low, Extending Recovery
Bloomberg | January 6, 2011
January 6, 2011 Mortgage Applications Bounce Around Final Two Weeks of 2010
HousingWire | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Record GSE Issuance in 2010 May Not Last into New Year
HousingWire | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Momentum Builds for Corporate-Tax Overhaul
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2011
January 6, 2011 Trade Groups Urge Federal Reserve to Adjust Reg Z's Rule on Appraisal Fees
HousingWire | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Clear Capital Reports 4.1% Drop in Home Prices in 2010
DSNews | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Bank of America to Change Fees for Checking Accounts, Cites Increased Regulation
The Washington Post | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Fannie Launches Interactive Video to Help Borrowers Avoid Foreclosure
DSNews | January 5, 2011
January 6, 2011 Outlook for Small Businesses in 2011
The Wall Street Journal | January 6, 2011
January 5, 2011 Consumer Protection Bureau Inks Deal with State Regulators
DSNews | January 4, 2011
January 5, 2011 Fed May Keep Easing at `Full Throttle' Until Jobless Rate Falls
Bloomberg | January 5, 2011
January 5, 2011 Hot Business Issues on Capitol Hill
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2011
January 5, 2011 Freshmen to Watch
The Washington Post | January 4, 2011
January 5, 2011 At Banks, New Fees Replacing Old Levies
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2011
January 5, 2011 LPS: Foreclosure Inventory Rises for Fifth Straight Month
DSNews | January 4, 2011
January 5, 2011 Freddie Mac's Seven Facts About the Foreclosure Process
HousingWire | January 4, 2011
January 5, 2011 Lenders Boost South Florida Short Sales by 49% in 2010
HousingWire | January 4, 2011
January 5, 2011 Landlords Upgrade Rent Monitoring
The Wall Street Journal | January 5, 2011
January 5, 2011 Mortgage Market Underestimating Defaults
CNBC | January 4, 2011
January 5, 2011 Regulators Want $2.5 Billion from Bank Execs
ABC News | January 4, 2011
January 4, 2011 Lenders Asking Title Agents to Sign Red Flags Rule Agreements
January 4, 2011 Unlimited FDIC Insurance Extended for IOLTA Accounts
January 4, 2011 Ginnie Mae Issues HMBS Certification Requirements for HECM Life Estates
January 4, 2011 Software Provides Flexibility for Companies of Any Size
January 4, 2011 Don't Forget: Register for Webinar Addressing Survey Standard Changes
January 4, 2011 Ending Federal Subsidies for Mortgages
The New York Times | January 3, 2011
January 4, 2011 Wall Street Starts Year With a Surge
The Wall Street Journal | January 3, 2011
January 4, 2011 Lenders Shift Some Loan Costs to Big Borrowers
The Wall Street Journal | January 3, 2011
January 4, 2011 Top Lenders Set for Foreclosure Settlement: Report
Reuters | January 4, 2011
January 4, 2011 Bank of America Pays for Soured Loans
The Wall Street Journal | January 4, 2011
January 4, 2011 New Speaker Vows to Share Power—a Tricky Proposition
The Wall Street Journal | January 4, 2011
January 4, 2011 Regulators: Completed Foreclosures in Q3 Up 57% from Year Ago
DSNews | January 3, 2011
January 4, 2011 Fresh Signs of Life in Office Market
The Wall Street Journal | January 4, 2011
January 3, 2011 Key to Real-Estate Rebound: Solid Economic Growth
The Wall Street Journal | January 3, 2011
January 3, 2011 U.S. Home Foreclosures May Top 100,000 In January
NPR | January 3, 2011
January 3, 2011 Foreign Property Investors Rank U.S. No 1
Reuters | January 3, 2011
January 3, 2011 Congress Targets Spending
The Wall Street Journal | January 3, 2011
January 3, 2011 Where are the Jobs? For Many Companies, Overseas
The Washington Post | January 2, 2011
January 3, 2011 OTS Pins Some Higher REO Volume on Mortgage Servicers
HousingWire | December 30, 2010
January 3, 2011 S&P Revises Shadow Inventory Timeline Upward, Again
December 30, 2010
January 3, 2011 Stocks Rally, Dollar Strengthens on Economic Outlook
Bloomberg | January 3, 2011


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