Wolters Kluwer Financial Serviceshttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.com2014-10-23T06:38:03.1102229+00:00en-usLooking back on 2013http://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=6442454400&blogid=225352014-03-14T14:22:51.0000000  This is an example of a summary we would write to show on the Listing of the Australia CFO pageReal Estate Appraisal Updatehttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=17124&blogid=225352012-05-01T09:49:09.0000000  By Kevin Whalen, CRCM, CAMS    PrincipalRegulatory Consultant, Professional Services    Appraisals  With the spotlight on the mortgage crisis, real estate appraisals seem to be a hottopic for the regulators, consumer groups and the media.  But if you putCFPB Clarifies State Reciprocity in Loan Originator Licensinghttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=16909&blogid=225352012-04-20T10:06:24.0000000  In a bulletin, the CFPB states that, consistent with the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 (SAFE Act), a state may grant a transitional loan originator license to an individual who holds a valid loanA Compliance Approach By The Numbershttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=16312&blogid=225352012-04-10T09:37:06.0000000  40 years. 40,000 pieces of legislation. 15,000 relationships. 5 challenges. A compliance approach by the numbers. With more than 40 years at the forefront of compliance monitoring and product implementation, almost 100 years serving the needs of the financialCFPB Addresses Mortgage Servicinghttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=16309&blogid=225352012-04-10T09:25:38.0000000  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has posted the following press release on its website Consumer Financial Protection Bureau outlines borrower friendly approach to mortgage servicing  By James Hupp Rules Under Consideration Would Protect Consumers from Costly Surprises and ServicerSecond Right of Rescission Case Appealedhttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=15983&blogid=225352012-03-30T10:35:56.0000000  This is an update on the issue decided in the Williams vs. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. case senior attorney Kent Kluver reported on in a previous article.  A second case has been appealed to the Federal Circuit CourtGlobal Investors Love US Real Estatehttp://www.wolterskluwerfs.comhttp://www.wolterskluwerfsold.com/MortgageBlogDetail.aspx?id=15504&blogid=225352012-02-17T11:40:32.0000000  A recent survey of the membership of the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate found $338 billion in global funds invested in U.S. commercial property. Congress is also considering legislation that would foreign investors obtain temporary visa if