HUD announces new fair lending divisionMortgagePress.comFair lending compliance
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD's)
Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity has announced the
creation of a new fair lending division, which will review mortgage
lending practices throughout the nation.
HUD has hired a senior-level economist and advertised to hire
five fair lending specialists, to enhance its capacity to
investigate allegations of mortgage lending discrimination.
Washington-based HUD is a U.S. government agency, which was
created in 1965 to implement and administer federal housing and
community development programs. For more information, call (202)
708-1112 or visit www.hud.gov.