Real Estate and Appraisal Industry News

August 27, 2014
Part 1 discussed the types of services performed by commercial real estate professionals. In Part 2 we will look at specific tasks that will be performed.

August 22, 2014
What does it take to become a Commercial real estate broker and what do they do all day?

August 20, 2014
When does a real estate professional have to disclose their agency relationship status and agency options to consumers?

August 13, 2014
To encourage participation in HAMP the government offers various incentives.

August 9, 2014
In honor of his unassailable contribution to the real estate industry we are re-posting one of Rick Madden's posts written during his time with us.

July 22, 2014
OK continuing education rule changes include mandatory CE hours in 6 required topics and rule changes for out-of-state licensees.

July 10, 2014
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announces a tool that provides easy online access to public mortgage information.

June 30, 2014
Brokers must not misrepresent a buyer's offer as a cash offer when the buyer requires a loan in order to close the transaction.

May 16, 2014
Department of Veteran Affairs has published an interim final rule defining qualified mortgage as 'any loan guaranteed, insured, or made by VA'.

May 7, 2014
CFPB Report provides data, highlights mortgage debt challenges for older Americans, and offers advice on managing debt for those nearing or in retirement.