Maxwell’s digital mortgage software now available through Ellie Mae REMN rebrands to HomeBridge Financial Services mba: mortgage applications slide 0.6% from last week The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications. week ended november 9. The unadjusted purchase index dipped by 1% for the week and was 5% lower year over. · Did you know REMN has changed its tax service fee? Our tax service fee will be reduced from $83 to $70 with new loans submitted on or after March 18, 2019. To learn more about which products this new tax service fee applies to, please click on the link below!Housing Prices Post Record Decline in Q2 Fannie plans DU system updates to correctly document pre-foreclosures Fannie plans DU system updates to correctly document pre-foreclosures; freddie mac and florida foreclosure law firm part ways; march home sales increase in almost all metros: RE/MAX; City council to vote on Richmond eminent domain proposalCollateral Analytics adds John Duchouquette as SVP HomePriceTrends.com is a state-of-the-art online residential property price and market condition charting system. HomePriceTrends.com generates market data and reports designed to meet the valuation needs of real estate professionals, lenders, brokers and investment bankers, as well as anyone who requires fast, reliable and cost-effective residential property market snapshots."Q3 policies and declarations point to another per-share record quarter. were reported during Q2 2019, compared to 573 during Q2 2018, a 14.1% year-over-year decline. Total dividend increases.Interested in closing more loans, faster, and at a reduced cost? Take advantage of our Digital Mortgage Webinars to learn how Ellie Mae’s all-in-one solution can help enable more productive interactions between lenders and borrowers.
While servicers have admitted there was procedural misconduct in the shoddy paperwork submitted to courts, they claim the proposed. Comstock Mortgage is setting up a forum where several wholesale.
· The Department of Labor proposed a change to the language of 29 C.F.R. § 778.114 that would have permitted bonus and incentive or premium payments to be included in the amount that must be sufficient to provide compensation to the employee at a rate not less than the applicable minimum wage under the fluctuating workweek method. 73 F.R. 43654.
The SAFE Act encourages states to participate in the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System and Registry, and requires states to have in place, by law or regulation, a system for licensing and registering loan originators that meets the requirements of sections 1505, 1506, and 1508(d) of the SAFE Act.
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated the U.S. Department of Labor’s 2010 guidance that stated that most mortgage loan officers are not exempt from minimum wage and overtime compensation under the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA"), leaving the financial services industry unsure of how to classify their mortgage loan officers.
In Casas, loan originators asserted they were entitled to overtime compensation from the defendants under the FLSA, requiring the court to decide whether the plaintiffs were exempt from FLSA overtime pay provisions. The court found that because "Conseco’s primary business purpose [was] to design, create and sell home lending products," the mortgage loan officers’ primary duty was to sell those lending products on a day-to-day basis, not " ‘the running of [the] business [itself.
In its opinion, the Court also recognized that the FLSA protects employers who relied on the 2006 opinion and chose not to pay their loan officers overtime. What all of this means is, all mortgage loan officers and similar employees should be immediately re-classified as non-exempt and employers should make provisions to pay them for overtime.
Fannie Mae: There are more potential homebuyers out there But, if you’re a seasoned buyer is there still help out there. the label “first-time buyer” encompasses more than just someone who has never owned a home. According to Fannie Mae, a first-time.
· The Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 is what establishes the minimum wage and overtime, among other rules. The overtime exemption threshold has been increased on numerous occasions in the past to keep pace with inflation. French said the upcoming rule change is unprecedented because it increases the exemption threshold at a rate never before seen.
Principal reductions factor in heavily: HAMP report DeMarco won’t allow principal reduction on Fannie, Freddie loans.. this analysis does not factor in the moral hazard risk. To qualify for a principal reduction under HAMP, borrowers must be.
The Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System & Registry (NMLS) has released a proposed rule for public comment that would allow for the reporting of state regulatory actions against companies and.
Radian launches homeownership pilot program in Tucson FHA to raise insurance premiums in April FHA mortgage premium to rise on April 1 – Here’s the timing: FHA will raise the annual mortgage insurance premium on most loans that have a case number starting april 1 or later. To get a case number before the april 1 deadline and avoid the.Biography surveys were emailed to nearly 900 Hawaii executives in August. Of those, we received information to print 364 biographies. Information submitted was edited for conciseness, clarity and.