The Home Ownership Matters effort, backed by the National Association of REALTORS®, provides timely, relevant and useful information about real estate, finance and policy issues for homeowners and prospective homeowners.
Christina Louise Kessinger, REALTOR® with Asheville Realty Group, was found Friday afternoon seriously injured in a parking lot. She had been brutally stabbed with a screwdriver. Although paramedics were able to revive her briefly, she died at the hospital later that day. A man has been charged with the murder and is in custody.
Several female real estate professionals in Greenville, S.C. have recently received phone calls from a man threatening violent sex crimes against family members.
Worried the phrase "bring photo ID" isn’t giving your clients the warm fuzzies?
On October 3, 2015 a new RESPA/Truth in Lending Act integration rule, often referred to as “TRID”, went into effect that significantly changes the settlement process. The final rule integrates existing disclosures with new requirements from the Dodd-Frank Act to improve consumer understanding of the mortgage process, aid in comparison shopping, and help to prevent surprises at the closing table.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today issued a proposed amendment to the Know Before You Owe mortgage disclosure rule, which changes the rule’s effective date to Oct. 3, 2015.