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FHA Makes “Economic Event” an “Extenuating Circumstance” and It’s About Time!
FHA Makes “Economic Event” an “Extenuating Circumstance”   By: Tracey Rumsey, Staff Underwriter & Karen Deis, Publisher, Well, it took 6 years – but FHA has decided that a job loss or decrease in income can now be considered an “extenuating circumstance,” which means additional business for you. It’s great news for borrowers – […]

09/23/2013 05:05 PM

Jumbo Renovation Loans Opening Doors in the High-End Market
Breaking New Ground with Jumbo Renovation Financing  I have been a renovation loan specialist for years and have begged every employer that I’ve had for one thing, a jumbo renovation loan. I have finally gotten my wish and the high-end, luxury market has a new financing toy. There’s always been a huge gaping hole in […]

09/21/2013 07:44 PM

Property Condition When Selling A Property
When you plan on selling a property, it’s important to remember that most buyers will have to take out a mortgage to buy your property.  When a mortgage company or bank looks to help finance a property for a buyer, an appraisal will be necessary to show condition of the property.  If there are any […]

05/09/2013 07:55 PM

Don’t End Up In Fair Housing Jail!
Title:  Don’t End Up in Fair Housing Jail! Karen Deis, Publisher,  & Tammy Butler, Here’s a story that is happening more and more as the CFPB hires more people to “police” FAIR HOUSING – Can you defend yourself in case of an audit? Examiner:  Mr. Mortgage Company:  can you please tell me why this […]

04/09/2013 06:05 PM

Have The Regulators Seen Their Shadows?
Have the Regulators Seen their Shadow? Karen Deis, Publisher, – View free video blog on home page. Well, it seems like the agencies have “seen their shadow” and crawled back into a hole—because there were only a few updates within the last 30 days! As part of the continuing mini-series of breaking apart the various […]

03/19/2013 05:23 PM

So, What’s This About a Social-Media Quality Control Plan and Your Mortgage Business? (FFIEC)
Social Media & Mortgage Marketing – FFIEC Proposed Rule By: Karen Deis, Publisher, So, what’s this about the social media quality control, mortgage marketing and the FFIEC?  We’ve taken the 36-page proposal and condensed it for you into just a couple of pages.  And, YES, this affects you, your company and third-party providers who […]

02/05/2013 02:16 PM

Big Brother is Watching – Joint Venture between FHFA and CFPB to Monitor the Mortgage Market
Joint Venture between FHFA and CFPB to Monitor the Mortgage Market! A new national mortgage database is being created to provide the ability to track and monitor various topics.  Some of the ways this database would be used would be to: Monitor the relative health of the mortgage markets and consumers by tracking mortgage loan […]

01/02/2013 02:52 PM