The FHA recently issued two mortgagee letters, which provide updated guidelines for the its home warranty and inspection requirements for single-family FHA loans.  

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On December 28th, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed S. 9080 into law, which enacted a comprehensive AMC registration and oversight program for the state. New York is the 49th state to pass...

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Several Democrats in both the Senate and House of Representatives have introduced a new bill to bring back an old Dodd-Frank reporting requirement on loan quality criteria, which was repealed last...

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New Hampshire’s House of Representatives recently passed HB 270, which has been sent to the Senate for consideration. If officially passed into law, the new bill would create a judicial...

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The Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) of The Appraisal Foundation recently announced that it has issued a 4th Exposure Draft for the 2020-2021 edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional...

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The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) and 15 other organizations recently sent a letter to several federal agencies—including the Federal Reserve, FDIC, and OCC—requesting that a public meeting...

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