Saturday , 16 December 2017

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House and Senate Republicans Release Joint Tax Legislation

By Nicole Casperson On Friday, Republicans unveiled details of the final version of their tax cut bill, clearing the way for a floor vote that is expected to happen next week. To view the full agreement, click here. Here are the details of the final tax agreement, according to highlights from the conference committee reported by CBS News: … The …

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The Week Ahead: What’s on the Horizon for Existing Home Sales

By Staff Writer On Wednesday, the National Association of Realtors will release its latest data on existing home sales. Read on to learn more and find out what else is in store in The Week Ahead. The post The Week Ahead: What’s on the Horizon for Existing Home Sales appeared first on DSNews. Via:: The Week Ahead: What’s on the …

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Five Star Institute to Gather Industry Leaders Throughout 2018

By Nicole Casperson As the industry continues to face challenges, the Five Star Institute events will bring unity in the mortgage industry to create a difference throughout the new year. The post Five Star Institute to Gather Industry Leaders Throughout 2018 appeared first on DSNews. Via:: Five Star Institute to Gather Industry Leaders Throughout 2018       

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The New Year Brings New HOBR Requirements

By T. Robert Finlay Riddled throughout California’s Homeowner Bill of Rights are the words “repealed” effective “January 1, 2018”. If loan servicers assume that means the entire HOBR will be repealed and that all they have to worry about is complying with the CFPB loss mitigation rules—think again. The post The New Year Brings New HOBR Requirements appeared first on …

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Q4 Real Estate Sentiment on the Rise

By Nicole Casperson The quarterly survey of independent title agents and other real estate professionals reports that optimism is up as respondents expressed confidence that transaction volume will grow in the coming year. The post Q4 Real Estate Sentiment on the Rise appeared first on DSNews. Via:: Q4 Real Estate Sentiment on the Rise       

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The Industry Pulse

By David Wharton Which companies are merging, and what professionals are moving? See some highlights in this update of the housing and mortgage industries. The post The Industry Pulse appeared first on DSNews. Via:: The Industry Pulse       

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Rapid Appreciation, Reduced Affordability Leaving Many Underwater

By Staff Writer Homeowners in nearly a quarter of metro markets are likely to be underwater in their mortgages as rapidly appreciating prices put a strain on the housing market. The post Rapid Appreciation, Reduced Affordability Leaving Many Underwater appeared first on DSNews. Via:: Rapid Appreciation, Reduced Affordability Leaving Many Underwater       

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