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What You Need to Know about FinCEN’s New Anti-Money Laundering Efforts

Law enforcement agencies and the financial sector in the U.S. devote considerable time and resources to combating money laundering. In March, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) of the [...]

Contract-for-Deed Lending: Filling the Subprime Void

Following the subprime lending collapse in late 2008, there was a void in financing for low-credit borrowers with little or no down payments. Loans backed by FHA stepped in to [...]

NAR 2017 President Outlines Homeownership Challenges, Opportunities

Homeownership is still a vital—though vulnerable—component of the American Dream. Protecting it, as well as promoting it, is at the top of the docket for National Association of REALTORS® [...]

Educating Consumers Key to Making Good Decisions

In the following interview, Ed and Agnes Chatelain, broker associates, Realty Executives Cape Cod Hyannis in Cape Cod, Mass., discuss education, giving back, and marketing. Region Served: Cape Cod, [...]

Change Management: Broker Technology Initiatives That Stick

Technology can transform your brokerage—but only if it sticks. Join RISMedia for this month’s FREE Automated Content Engagement (ACE) Broker Best Practices webinar, “Change Management: Broker Technology Initiatives That [...]

Mortgage Apps Down 1.2 Percent

Mortgage applications decreased 1.2 percent this week, according to recently released data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. The Survey’s Market Composite Index, a measure [...]

Price Check: Housing Affordability Still Positive

Homeownership continues to remain affordable, even as lofty prices weigh on the market, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo recent Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) report. [...]

Pre-Election Mortgage Rates Stir

Mortgage rates stirred higher ahead of the election this week, with the 30-year fixed-rate averaging 3.57 percent, up from 3.54 percent the week prior, according to Freddie Mac’s recently [...]

Growing Credit Access Prompts Milestones in Mortgage Market

Signs of improvement continue in the national mortgage market, with the second quarter of this year ushering in the highest year-to-year growth in near and subprime originations and the [...]

Explore America’s Neighborhoods: Wooster Square, New Haven, Conn.

There are three kinds of people who know about New Haven: the ones who live in the area, the ones who know people who live in the area, and [...]