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TRID Rules Expected To Delay and Disrupt Closings
Posted on 8 Sep 2015 by Vetstein Law Group, P.C.

Major Change To Current Practices | Expect Delays and Bumpy Road Starting Oct. 1 I just finished yet another closing where a national lender issued the closing package and HUD approval the morning of the closing, and worse, issued a revised TIL (Truth... Read More

HUD Issues Proposed Rule for Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing
Posted on 2 Aug 2013 by Ballard Spahr LLP

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released a proposed rule for complying with the Fair Housing Act’s requirement that HUD program participants affirmatively further fair housing. HUD currently requires local governments... Read More

Federal Court Refuses To Dismiss Government’s Statutory Claims against Mortgage Originators That Allegedly Defrauded HUD
Posted on 15 Oct 2013 by Ballard Spahr LLP

A federal judge recently rejected motions to dismiss in a suit in which the U.S. government alleged that two mortgage originators and their officers defrauded the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) into insuring risky mortgage loans. ... Read More