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Recent Changes to Real Estate-Related Laws Reflect Continuing Housing Woes

By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. and Mary M. Pfaff The continuing downdraft in the housing economy has stimulated adoption of a wide variety of consumer protection provisions in real estate laws and statutory requirements for accountability by lenders, real estate brokers, loan servicers, appraisers and...

Vermont Updates Mortgage Broker Rules

The Vermont Department of Financial Regulation has adopted regulations that update the rules for the licensing and regulation of mortgage brokers. The regulation sets forth standards on: · Individuals who may be authorized to act as a mortgage loan originator (MLO) under the mortgage broker's...