The first legislative reform to the Internal Revenue Service in nearly two decades took a major step last week in Congress.
Record $573.9 Billion of U.S. Commercial, Multifamily Mortgage Originations Made in 2018
World Property Journal, Apr. 15, 2019--Monsef Rachid
Mark Calabria Takes Over as FHFA Director, Begins Push for Housing Finance Reform
HousingWire, Apr. 15, 2019--Ben Lane
Will Reg Relief Plan Bring Back Failure-Related Risks?
American Banker, Apr. 15, 2019--Hannah Lang (subscription)
Trump's Tax Overhaul Is Curbing Housing Activity, Fed Researchers Say
Bloomberg, Apr. 15, 2019--Shelly Hagan
Citi's Mortgage Revenue Rises as Business Continues to Shrink
National Mortgage News, Apr. 15, 2019--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
The Next Housing Boom Looks More Sustainable
Bloomberg, April 15, 2019--Conor Sen
Half of Would-Be Home Buyers Face Barriers
The National Foundation for Credit Counseling, Washington, D.C., said its annual Consumer Financial Literacy Survey found half of Americans who tried to purchase a home faced barriers ranging from rising home prices, saving for a down payment, limited credit history and household debt.
HUD announced a Request for Information seeking public input on how the Department can use its existing authorities to maximize the beneficial impact of Opportunity Zones for residents and their communities.
New York Bumps London as Top City for Foreign Real Estate Investment
New York regained its perch as the number one global city for foreign investors, displacing London, reported A Fellowship for International Real Estate, Washington, D.C.
Dealmaker: Walker & Dunlop Secures $183M for Multifamily Properties
Walker & Dunlop, Bethesda, N.Y., structured $183 million for apartment properties in Manhattan and Atlanta.
MBA Document Custody Workshop June 20
The Mortgage Bankers Association's popular Document Custody Workshop takes place Thursday, June 20 at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner in McLean, Va.
MBA School of Mortgage Banking II May 14-17 in Chicago
MBA Education presents its popular School of Mortgage Banking Course II May 14-17 in Chicago.
MBA Compliance Essentials Offers Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional Designation Level 1
Earn recognition for your mortgage compliance expertise: MBA Education and the MBA Compliance Essentials program offer the only certification and designation program geared exclusively towards compliance professionals in the mortgage finance industry, the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP).