Keeping Up With Mortgage Servicing Regulations
Mortgage industry legal experts recently tackled changes to mortgage servicing regulations and had some advise for servicers that have not yet acted.
Influencing Mortgage Regulation
Mortgage firms can do more to influence regulation, and they don't need lobbyists or lawyers, a pair of legal experts told attendees at a mortgage servicing conference.
Survey: 41% Of Lenders Unprepared for TRID
A survey conducted on mortgage banking technology executives found that 41 percent are not prepared for integrated disclosures.
Mortgage Gatherings Pinpoint New Rules
With recent regulatory policies and implementation deadlines taking hold, several industry conferences and workshops are geared towards helping lenders manage a successful business in the age of compliance. Appraisals, banking and reverse mortgages are among other topics being covered at upcoming events.
Conferences Address MSRs, Wholesale and Reverse
A bouquet of conferences and workshops will bloom throughout March, into April and beyond. With topics that include servicing rights, wholesale lending and reverse mortgages -- mortgage professionals have their pick of subject matter.
February, Spring Mortgage Conferences Span Nation
A number of conferences and workshops are slated for the rest of February and upcoming spring months. From issue-specific workshops to national industry conferences, these mortgage industry gatherings will mostly take place in cities throughout the country although one company's seminars will span the globe.
Some Issues With Integrated Disclosures
Among concerns about the new integrated disclosures is a new disclosure for total interest as a share of the loan amount and unexpected increases in fees with no tolerance.
Over 70 Mortgage Events in Q1
During the first three months of this year, more than 70 mortgage-related conferences and other events are scheduled. Appraisals, commercial real estate and litigation are among the topics being covered.
Watt: New Normal Ahead
The head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency told real estate agents and brokers that a new normal is eventually ahead for mortgage lending.
Nearly 50 Mortgage Events in Q4
Nearly 50 mortgage-related conferences and other meetings are scheduled for the final quarter of this year -- including the industry's main shin dig.