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April 12, 2017

Fair Housing Act covers LGBT people, federal court rules

In April 2015, landlord Deepika Avanti refused to rent one of her townhouses to the…
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April 11, 2017

VA home loans: A great benefit in need of a 21st-Century renovation

It should go without saying that any Veterans Affairs (VA) benefit available to those actively…
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April 10, 2017

Real estate regulators crack down on individual agent, team branding

California’s real estate regulator appears to be getting fed up with agents who mislead consumers…
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April 5, 2017

CFPB wins rehearing in PHH case — what will the court do next?

Does the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) have too much power —…
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April 3, 2017

Census Bureau nixes LGBT identifiers — what’s that mean for homeowners?

Should the U.S. Census Bureau ask citizens about their sexual orientation and gender identity, or…
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April 3, 2017

Why redlining and discrimination are still real estate’s problem

You would think that in 2017 that discrimination and redlining (a discriminatory practice by which…
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March 30, 2017

3 obstacles pushing California toward majority renter status

“In a few years, California will be a majority renter state,” predicted California Association of…
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March 27, 2017

Where are consumers feeling the pinch of the MIP-reduction-that-wasn’t?

January’s administration change left some homebuyers with the somewhat unexpected side effect of whiplash. The…
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March 27, 2017

Could association health plans be the health care reform brokers need?

Although the national health care reform outlined in the American Health Care Act (AHCA) was…
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March 23, 2017

Agent fined $5K by Minnesota Department of Commerce for alleged title company ties

Have you ever crashed on the hotel-room couch of a title agent or lender friend…
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March 23, 2017

What would eliminating individual health care mandates mean for real estate agents?

Perhaps the most hated piece of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA or…
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March 20, 2017

Department of Justice flip-flops, withdraws support from CFPB in PHH case

What does it look like when a federal department changes its mind? And if that…
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March 16, 2017

Trump’s 2018 budget calls for 13.2% cut to Department of Housing and Urban Development

The proposed 2018 budget released by the Donald Trump administration seeks to provide for “one…
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March 6, 2017

HUD Secretary Ben Carson addresses staff for first time

Newly minted Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Ben Carson, who…
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March 2, 2017

Ben Carson confirmed as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

Ben Carson | Photo by CJ Hanevy / Shutterstock.com Yesterday, the Senate voted 62-37 to…
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March 1, 2017

Donald Trump’s opportunity to re-make the Federal Reserve

The following is about Donald Trump in only one respect: He has an unprecedented opportunity to…
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February 27, 2017

VHT rival PlanOmatic changes photo copyright terms after Zillow lawsuit

Earlier this month, a federal court awarded real estate photography company VHT $8.3 million in…
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February 23, 2017

All-cash buyer rules renewed for another 180 days by FinCEN

If title professionals were hoping for a reprieve from having to identify all-cash buyers above a…
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