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NAR Forum Asks if Marijuana Legalization Presents a Business Opportunity or Headache
Industry and legal experts weighed in on the expanding state-level legalization of marijuana and its impact on Realtors® and real estate markets this weekend in San Francisco, Calif. The forum, “Marijuana Legalization: Business Headache or Opportunity?” welcomed Megan Booth, director of federal housing and commercial policy for the National Association of Realtors®; Rick Payne, president & CEO of Cannabis Real Estate Consultants; and Neil Kalin, assistant general counsel for the California Association of Realtors®.
Simplifile Registers Single-Day E-Recording Record
Intercontinental Exchange, Inc., a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, today announced that Simplifile set a new company record by e-recording 106,244 documents in a single day on November 12.
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Mortgage Delinquencies Fall to Lowest Level in Nearly 25 Years
The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-fourunit residential properties decreased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 3.97 percent of all loans outstanding at the end of the third quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's National Delinquency Survey.
Former Deutsche Bank Executive to Pay $500,000 in Civil Penalties to Resolve Claims for Fraud in Sale of Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities
The United States has reached agreement with Paul Mangione, a former Deutsche Bank executive, to settle a civil action filed in September 2017 in which the United States sought civil penalties for Mangione’s conduct in connection with Deutsche Bank’s marketing and sale of two residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) in 2007.
Appraisal Institute Premieres Solar Photovoltaic Seminar
The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, premiered a four-hour classroom seminar on developing the value of solar photovoltaic systems today in Chicago.
Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey
Mortgage applications increased 9.6 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending November 8, 2019.
Linda Alpay Joins Counsellors Title Agency
Counsellors Title Agency, Inc. is pleased to announce that Linda Alpay has joined the agency’s sales force of licensed title producers. Linda Alpay comes to Counsellors Title Agency with an extensive and broad background in numerous areas within the real estate industry, specifically targeting New Jersey.
First American Launches Endpoint, Invests $30 Million
First American Financial Corporation, a leading provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today announced the launch of Endpoint, a mobile-first title and escrow company that provides a re-imagined closing experience for buyers, sellers and their real estate agents.
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U.S Mortgage Rates Rise as Sentiment towards the Economy Improves
Mortgage rates were on the rise once more in the week ending 14th November. 30-year fixed rates rose by 6 basis points to 3.74%. In the week ending 7th November. 30-year fixed rates had fallen by 9 basis points to 3.69%.

A Blockchain-Based Digital Notary: What You Need To Know
Blockchain technology is known for its integrity and quick service. There are numerous benefits to using the blockchain for public notary services.

FinCEN Again Renews Real Estate Rule Requiring Title Companies to Reveal Buyer IDs: More to Come?
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network announced the renewal of its Geographic Targeting Orders requiring disclosure of the identities of individuals in LLCs buying real estate for cash in 12 cities. There are proposals in Congress to extend the law nationwide.

FBI Warns on Rise in Sophisticated Cyber Crimes
In 2015, $220 million was lost to wire fraud in the United States. In 2019, losses will surpass $1.5 billion, according to WFG National Title Insurance Co.

Ex-insurance executive sentenced to 6 months in college admissions scandal
A judge on Wednesday sentenced Toby MacFarlane, a former executive at WFG National Title Insurance Company, to six months in prison for paying $450,000 to get his two children into the University of Southern California as athletic recruits. It's a longer sentence than the 12 other parents who have already received sentences in the college admissions scandal.

Fitch taps brakes on fully digital mortgage revolution
Ratings agency says several technological, legal hurdles remain; a new report from Fitch Ratings suggests that widespread acceptance of a fully digital mortgage (or eMortgage) may be many years away.

Climate change could end mortgages as we know them
Climate change could punch a hole through the financial system by making 30-year home mortgages - the lifeblood of the American housing market - effectively unobtainable in entire regions across parts of the U.S.

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