CFPB Releases New Report Exploring Differences between Large and Small Mortgage Servicers

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released today a report examining the differences between large and small mortgage servicers. The report explores the role servicers of different sizes play in the mortgage market where size is defined …

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released today a report examining the differences between large and small mortgage servicers. The report explores the role servicers of different sizes play in the mortgage market where size is defined by the number of loans serviced.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-releases-new-report-exploring-differences-between-large-and-small-mortgage-servicers/

CFPB Issues Interpretitive Rule on Screening and Training Requirements for Mortgage Loan Originators

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) issued today an interpretive rule clarifying screening and training requirements for financial institutions which employ loan originators with temporary authority. The rule will be effective on November…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) issued today an interpretive rule clarifying screening and training requirements for financial institutions which employ loan originators with temporary authority. The rule will be effective on November 24, 2019.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-issues-interpretitive-rule-screening-and-training-requirements-mortgage-loan-originators/

FFIEC Announces Availability of 2018 Data on Mortgage Lending

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) today
announced the availability of data on mortgage lending transactions at 5,683 U.S.
financial institutions covered by the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA). 

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) today announced the availability of data on mortgage lending transactions at 5,683 U.S. financial institutions covered by the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA). 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/ffiec-announces-availability-2018-data-mortgage-lending/

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Releases Qualified Mortgage ANPR

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) seeking information relating to the expiration of the temporary qualified mortgage provision applicable to certain mortgage loans eligible for mortgag…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) seeking information relating to the expiration of the temporary qualified mortgage provision applicable to certain mortgage loans eligible for mortgages purchased or guaranteed by the Government Sponsored Enterprises (GSEs), Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, in the Bureau’s Ability to Repay/Qualified Mortgage (ATR/QM) Rule. 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/bureau-releases-qualified-mortgage-anpr/

CFPB Extends Comment Period For ANPR on HMDA Data Points

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) announced today that it is extending the comment period on its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) relating to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA). 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) announced today that it is extending the comment period on its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) relating to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA). 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/bureau-extends-comment-period-anpr-hmda-data-points/

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposes Changes to HMDA Rules

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), which proposes to raise the coverage thresholds for collecting and reporting data about closed-end mortgage loans and open-end lines of credit under …

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), which proposes to raise the coverage thresholds for collecting and reporting data about closed-end mortgage loans and open-end lines of credit under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) rules. 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/bureau-proposes-changes-hmda-rules/

New research report on student loan repayment and broader household borrowing

New research report detailing how borrowers are paying off their student
loans, what they do after, and what it might mean for their personal finances
and the broader economy. 

New research report detailing how borrowers are paying off their student loans, what they do after, and what it might mean for their personal finances and the broader economy. 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/blog/new-research-report-student-loan-repayment-and-broader-household-borrowing/