Real Estate and Appraisal Industry News

August 19, 2015
New metric will provide more nuanced comparison among lenders, allow for expanded credit to more eligible borrowers.

August 4, 2015
The Bureau issues a bulletin regarding the Homeowners Protection Act (HPA) and explains how servicers can comply with the law.

August 3, 2015
Provisional Sales Associates in Oklahoma are required to complete a 45-hour Post-Licensing course during their first renewal period.

July 21, 2015
The new Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule will require the use of the new Loan Estimate and new Closing Disclosure beginning October 3rd, 2015.

July 18, 2015
The 2-day class hosted by the Colorado CRB chapter will be held at the Denver Board of REALTORS®. VanEd is providing CE credit.

July 14, 2015
The Department of Justice has published a new 9-page ADA technical assistance document, Frequently Asked Questions about Service Animals and the ADA.

July 11, 2015
Asbestos containing materials are now banned in the U.S. but many older buildings still contain these products. Be aware of when they become hazardous.

July 7, 2015
Who is responsible for determining liability & cleanup enforcement under CRECLA, the Comprehensive Environment Response, Compensation and Liability Act?

July 1, 2015
Anyone who engages in certain defined activities of a “Community Association Manager” relating to the management of a CIC is required to be licensed.

June 30, 2015
Check it out! The GRI 103: Ethics & Legal Issues course is on sale through August 21st!