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Freddie Mac Survey shows average fixed rates below 4 percent

Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates largely unchanged

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Broker Disclosure of Adverse Material Facts Now Defined in Colorado

The Colorado Real Estate Commission approved CP-46 Commission Position on Broker Disclosure of Adverse Material Facts may help clarify certain situations.

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FHA Announces new Lender Performance Measure to expand credit access

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

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CFPB Provides Guidance about Private Mortgage Insurance Cancellation

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

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Oklahoma Post-Licensing Course Now Available Online

Real Estate Provisional Sales Associates in Oklahoma are required to complete a 45-hour Post-Licensing course during their first renewal period.

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CFPB Finalizes New TRID Effective Date - October 3rd, 2015

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

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Live Class this month! CRB ~ Understanding and Leveraging TEAMS

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

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Frequently Asked Questions about Service Animals and the ADA

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

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Become aware of Asbestos issues in older properties

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.

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Superfund Enforcement and CERCLA Explained

Superfund Enforcement and CERCLA Explained

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

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Community Association Manager Licensing Effective 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.

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GRI 103: Ethics & Legal Issues ~ Available Online ~ On Sale!

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

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Disparate Impact upheld by Supreme Court

Court upholds key tool to combat housing discrimination. But what is "Disparate Impact"?

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TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule now slated for 10/3 Start Date

The CFPB announced today that they would extend the delay on TRID Rule implementation until Saturday, October 3rd. Learn why here.

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Administrative Error! CFPB proposes delay of TRID Rule until October

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced a proposal to delay the effective date of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule until October 1st.

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Planning on Submitting a CAM Application? Here's what you need to know

For those trying to meet Colorado's July 1st deadline, applications should be submitted immediately (if not sooner). Find out the steps here.

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Colorado Division of Real Estate moves to new eLicensing system

The Colorado Division of Real Estate will be moving all licensees to a new eLicensing platform on June 29th, 2015. Learn more about the system here.

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Am I Required to Get a Colorado CAM License?

With updates to state law coming very late in the process, the list of those required to be Licensed as a CAM in Colorado has changed. Are you covered?

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Discharge of Underwater Second Mortgage in Chapter 7 now Disallowed

Supreme Court sides with banks, says underwater mortgages can not be stripped-off through a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy filing.

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Instructor Development Workshop July 30-31 hosted by NREC

Every two years the Nebraska Real Estate Commission sponsors an Instructor Development Workshop (IDW) for Pre-licensing & Continuing Education instructors.

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VanEd Presents: TREC Approved Broker Responsibility Course - Texas

For Broker License holders in Texas this course will meet the TREC requirements for completion of the 6 hour Broker Responsibility course.

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New License Rules for Community Association Managers signed into law

On May 20th HB15-1343 was signed by the Governor streamlining Colorado's Community Association Manager (CAM) licensing laws. Will you still be covered?

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New Texas SAE Course - Residential Inspection for Real Estate Agents

VanEd is proud to offer our newest course: Residential Inspection for Real Estate Agents - No. 1021 - for SAE credit in Texas Salespersons completing SAE.

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Live Community Association Manager Licensing Classes in Vail

For those required to take the Colorado Community Association Manager courses, VanEd Presents live classes in Vail May 3rd & 4th

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Land Conservation Part 2 - Conservation Tools & Efforts

In Part 2 of this post we will discuss the basic tools used to maximize land conservation efforts around the country.

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Land Conservation Part 1 - Incentives, Acquisitions & Easements

This post looks at the purpose and issues associated with land conservation efforts & why it is essential for real estate and appraisers to be involved.

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Texas State Real Estate Exam Prep Course Is Now Available Online

Pass the Texas real estate licensing exam the first time! Includes key topic review, multiple topic and summary exams designed just like the state exam.

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Changes in Mortgage Interest Deductions introduced in Congress. Again.

For the second time in two sessions of Congress, a bill has been introduced that would alter the tax credit on interest paid on mortgages.

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Real Estate Commission issues reminder of CP-44: Coming Soon Listings

The Division of Real Estate in Colorado has received inquiries and complaints regarding "coming soon" listings. CP-44 covers this issue.

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Live CAM Classes this week in Pueblo ~ Community Manager Exam Prep

CAM Live! The Community Association Manager course & exam prep to be held in Pueblo April 2nd - 3rd. Click the title above to learn more.

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New State Background Check Requirements adopted by the AQB

In 2011 the Appraisal Qualifications Board adopted background check requirements. Before those even went into effect, changes have now been made.

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