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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that it will establish a taskforce to examine ways to harmonize and modernize federal consumer financial laws.
11 Oct 2019
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) posted a blog outlining current economic trends that suggest a possible upcoming recession.
10 Oct 2019
Freddie Mac issued a release extending the implementation of Servicing Gateway to December 9, 2019. Additional servicing announcements also are announced.
9 Oct 2019
Science Advances published a report offering a comprehensive analysis of data from FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.
9 Oct 2019
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson acknowledged the nomination of Brian D. Montgomery to serve as deputy secretary. As the second most senior official at HUD, Montgomery will manage the day-to-day operations of the agency and will advise and assist the secretary in leading the department’s nearly 8,000 employees.
8 Oct 2019
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced the appointment of members to the Consumer Advisory Board (CAB), Community Bank Advisory Council (CBAC), Credit Union Advisory Council (CUAC), and Academic Research Council (ARC).
3 Oct 2019
PA 19-192–sHB 7179 (An Act Concerning Crumbling Concrete Foundations) became effective after being signed by Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont on July 8. The legislation changes various policies affecting residential homes with
foundations that are crumbling due to the presence of pyrrhotite (“crumbling concrete foundations”).
1 Oct 2019
DS News published an article touching on the low levels of earthquake property insurance in California despite a constant looming threat of danger.
27 Sep 2019
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced five additions to its executive team.
25 Sep 2019
Freddie Mac issued a release announcing a new platform designed to offer an efficient and simplified way to access most of their servicing tools.
18 Sep 2019