Compliance Council Discusses TRID, MSAs & Vendor Oversight

CMLA Advocacy

The CMLA Compliance Council met last week and discussed TRID implementation, the current situation with Marketing Servicing Agreements (MSAs) and Vendor Oversight. Ken Trepeta, a staff member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR) spoke with the Council regarding TRID. Trepeta described the educational steps NAR is taking to acquaint real estate agents on the changes that will be forthcoming …

CMLACompliance Council Discusses TRID, MSAs & Vendor Oversight

CMLA Webinar: Increase Revenues While Managing Deceptive Practices Risk

CMLA Advocacy

Join us for a webinar on Apr 16, 2015 at 2:00 PM EDT. This presentation focuses on new and emerging marketing opportunities, business relationships, and loan products that are highly effective but carry significant compliance risks if not properly implemented. During the presentation we will dispel myth from reality, explain the real risks, as well as how to avoid them, in order to …

CMLACMLA Webinar: Increase Revenues While Managing Deceptive Practices Risk

CMLA Lobbyist on Reg Relief Priorities

CMLA Advocacy

CMLA LOBBYIST ON REG RELIEF PRIORITIES CMLA’s Chief Lobbyist and Director of External Affairs, Rob Zimmer, laid out the strategy for pursuing CMLA’s top priorities. In a conference call with CMLA members last week, Zimmer explained why CMLA is working with the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) and the Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA). These Associations share CMLA’s top legislative priorities …

CMLACMLA Lobbyist on Reg Relief Priorities

GSE Fee Reduction Warranted Now

CMLA Advocacy, Press Release

Washington, D.C., March 10, 2015/PRNewswire– The Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) today called on chief GSE regulator Mel Watt to take immediate action to lower the costs of mortgages. Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), should exercise his authority and lower the guaranty fees and loan level fees levied by both the Federal National Mortgage Association …

CMLAGSE Fee Reduction Warranted Now

CMLA Calls On FHFA, Treasury To Recapitalize Fannie and Freddie

CMLA Advocacy, Press Release

GSE Earnings Fall 90 and 60 Percent Underscores Merit of CMLA’s Call for Building GSE Capital Washington, D.C., February 23, 2015 – The Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) today renewed its call for Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and chief GSE regulator Mel Watt to take immediate action to recapitalize/cure the under-capitalization of both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The …

CMLACMLA Calls On FHFA, Treasury To Recapitalize Fannie and Freddie