Compliance

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider litigation brought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholders
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider litigation brought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholders that accused the government of overstepping its authority when redirecting the government-sponsored enterprises’ profits to the Treasury Department following the 2008 enactment of federal... Keep Reading....
The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced their maximum loan limits for 2018
The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced their maximum loan limits for 2018.   The FHA reported that maximum loan limits for FHA forward mortgages will rise in 3,011 counties next year. For these forward mortgage limits calculated by... more
Richard Cordray, who rarely acknowledged criticism of his leadership skills when he was Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), launched into an epic Twitter rant
Richard Cordray, who rarely acknowledged criticism of his leadership skills when he was Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), launched into an epic Twitter rant against the contents of a memo sent by Mick Mulvaney, the bureau’s Acting Director, to his staff that called the... more
The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act of 1968 with a year-long educational campaign called #FHAct5
The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act of 1968 with a year-long educational campaign called #FHAct50.   The Fair Housing Act was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on April 11, 1968, seven days after the... more
Dr. Ben Carson, the new Secretary of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) and the sole African-American in President Trump’s cabinet
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Dr. Ben Carson announced on his Facebook page that advocacy groups were targeting him and his department for allegedly using federal funds to promote religion. However, one of the organizations behind the lawsuit is refuting that charge.   In his... more