• West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800
  • West Palm Beach Mortgage Lender – Christian Penner – Mortgage Broker West Palm Beach – 561-316-6800

CFPB Issues Long-Awaited Industry QM and Ability-to-Repay Rules

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has adopted a new rule that will protect consumers from irresponsible mortgage lending by requiring lenders to ensure prospective buyers have the ability-to-repay their mortgage. The rule also protects borrowers from risky lending practices such as “no doc” and “interest only” features that contributed to many homeowners ending up in delinquency and foreclosure after the 2008 housing collapse. “When consumers sit down at the closing

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Waiting for QM, the MBA Weighs In; Who is the Largest Private Real Estate Holder?

Huh? AIG, the parent of United Guarantee, is thinking about suing the United States government over its bailout? Stranger than fiction – but true! Here is some chatter on the subject. (And see the “joke” below.) It could be a very big day for the mortgage industry – or at least any company that wants to originate loans that can be sold in the secondary market. The mortgage industry and Wall

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Why The Recent G-Fee Increase? Why The Annual Fannie Mae Sales Cap? Will There Be More?

Why The Recent G-Fee Increase? Why The Annual Fannie Mae Sales Cap? Will There Be More? The U.S. Government  now has a $16 trillion deficit. On the other hand, it made about $12 billion on the AIG stock sale – congrats. To put those numbers in context, however, the government would have to do an AIG deal every day, seven days a week, for nearly four years in order to erase the

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