New Rules of the Road for Mortgage Lenders and Borrowers – Part II

In my last post, I discussed new protections that are effective this month for home buyers seeking a mortgage. But that’s just the start: The new mortgage rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau also protect you after you get your mortgage.…
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New Rules of the Road for Mortgage Lenders and Borrowers – Part I

If you’re current or aspiring homeowner, we have good news for you! Effective this month, new common-sense rules will help ensure that lenders treat borrowers fairly. The new rules come from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), a federal agency…
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New Mortgage Protections for Consumers Kick in Friday

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – Housing experts at The Greenlining Institute today applauded new mortgage rules that take effect Jan. 10. The new rules, from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), are designed to protect…
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