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The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) has settled a lawsuit with Travelers Indemnity Co. that will now guarantee landlords in the Washington, D.C., housing market will not be denied commercial insurance coverage from Travelers
The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) has settled a lawsuit with Travelers Indemnity Co. that will now guarantee landlords in the Washington, D.C., housing market will not be denied commercial insurance coverage from Travelers because their apartments being are rented to people using Housing... Keep Reading....
The frequency of defects and fraud in mortgage applications remained unchanged between October and November
The frequency of defects, fraudulence and misrepresentation in the information submitted in mortgage loan applications increased by 1.2 percent from May to June, according to the latest First American Loan Application Defect Index report. On a year-over-year basis, the Defect Index shot up by 16.7... more
National REO and property preservation service providers TruAssets LLC and Northsight Management LLC have announced that they are merging
National REO and property preservation service providers TruAssets LLC and Northsight Management LLC have announced that they are merging. The new company will retain the Northsight Management name and will be led by TruAssets’ Steve Johnson as President and Northsight Management’s Josh Sarchet as... more
Two new data reports highlight the state of foreclosure and mortgage delinquencies
Two new data reports highlight the state of foreclosure and mortgage delinquencies.   ATTOM Data Solutions’ new Midyear 2017 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report determined there were 428,400 properties with foreclosure filings in the first six months of this year, a 20 percent drop from the same time... more
Spiegel Accountancy has formed an alliance with Bedford Cost Segregation to assist its mortgage lending clients in applying research and development tax credits as a beneficial tax strategy
Spiegel Accountancy has formed an alliance with Bedford Cost Segregation to assist its mortgage lending clients in applying research and development tax credits as a beneficial tax strategy.   While the R&D tax credit has been around since 1981, it was recently made permanent and the incentives... more