Setauket Man Charged With Filing False Liens Against Judges
A federal grand jury has indicted a Setauket man for allegedly filing fraudulent liens against three Suffolk County judges and an attorney in retaliation …
|Integrated Disclosure Deadline Could Be Delayed, Top CFPB Official Says|
|by RACHEL WITKOWSKI|
|The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau may delay the Aug. 1 implementation deadline for new mortgage disclosure forms if vendors aren’t ready, said CFPB Deputy Director Steven Antonakes.
House Panel Advances Dodd-Frank Tweaks
The Hill | March 26, 2015
The House Financial Services Committee advanced a package of 11 bills aimed at housing and financial regulators, many with broad bipartisan margins.
Freddie: Frozen Housing Markets Thawing
Realtor Mag | March 26, 2015
The housing market has been battling some “winter doldrums” so far this year, but a strong labor market and low mortgage rates are a promising sign for a stronger spring home buying season, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Multi-Indicator Market Index.
U.S. Mortgage Rates Fall With 30-Year Average at 3.69%
Bloomberg | March 26, 2015
The average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage was 3.69 percent, down from 3.78 percent last week and matching the Feb. 12 level, Freddie Mac said in a statement Thursday. The average 15-year rate slid to 2.97 percent from 3.06 percent.
Coos County Clerk Implements Simplifile E-Recording Technology
Coos County, Ore., is now accepting electronic documents for recording documents through Simplifile, providing customers with a faster, more efficient …