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CFPB Details the Debt Struggle
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 18:29:05 +0000

The Bureau stated that it has been “prioritizing activities” aimed at protecting the stability of the financial sector.

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Despite Pandemic and Recession, Housing is Surging
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 18:02:34 +0000

A new report said that while the U.S. economy is facing numerous tailwinds, home prices are rising and the number of mortgages in forbearance recorded its largest drop since the outbreak.

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Solving Houston’s Flooding Problem for Homeowners
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 16:17:16 +0000

A new paper discusses ways the U.S.’s most-flooded city can assist borrowers who at risk from damages.

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‘Storm Clouds’ Gathering Over the Housing Market
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 15:50:42 +0000

A new study reveals the counties that are at most risk for foreclosure due to the impact of COVID-19.

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The Week Ahead: Financial Service’s Hearing on CARES Act
Fri, 10 Jul 2020 21:42:29 +0000

Next week, the House Committee on Financial Services will discuss how mortgage servicers have implemented the CARES Act. Also coming are reports by the U.S. Census Bureau and the NAHB.

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DS5: COVID-19’s Impact on Migration Patterns
Fri, 10 Jul 2020 21:06:48 +0000

Ed Pinto, Director, Senior Fellow, the AEI Housing Center, discussed how the pandemic is impacting how and where homeowners move.

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Benefits of Updates to CWCOT Program
Fri, 10 Jul 2020 15:17:16 +0000

Auction.com provided information on how the new regulations will benefit property preservation companies and help grow CWCOT to more than 90%.

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Non-compliant Properties Claim $1.4 Billion in Flood Damages
Fri, 10 Jul 2020 14:45:25 +0000

Despite a requirement for homes in certain flood-prone areas, FEMA receives tens of millions in claims annually.

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Forbearance Plans See Largest Drop Since Start of Pandemic
Fri, 10 Jul 2020 11:05:27 +0000

One economist called the dip “an encourage sign of continued improvement,” driven mostly by many plans expiring at the end of June.

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Orlans Leadership Honored
Thu, 09 Jul 2020 21:09:08 +0000

Both Founder & Executive Chair Linda Orlans and Senior Executive Counsel Julie Moran have been recognized for their contributions to the financial services industry.

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