Our financial institution is not a bank or credit union and is regulated by the state. We do not see a choice to enter our regulator on the HMDA LAR. What do we do?
Are we required to always follow the E-sign rules when emailing a CD to the borrower 3 days before closing? For instance if we deliver the CD by email (without following E-sign) and the borrower replies that they have received and read the CD, is that sufficient proof that the CD was delivered 3 days before closing? We do not require the borrowers to sign the CD.
I am preparing education training for Realtors. My topic: "How to Work With Lenders." I want to address the age old response I hear from Realtors when asking for referrals. Often they will say, "we have to give out three lender names." I can't find anything under RESPA that requires this. Is this a part of Section 8 or another regulation? Briefly, what can a Realtor do that won't get the mortgage lender in trouble which may be beneficial to everyone?
What is the mandatory compliance date for the new uniform residential mortgage loan application?
On a consumer real estate ARM loan, the loan just adjusted. The officer is requesting to modify the loan and change the index, margin, and adjustment period. The request is primarily due to competitive reasons. Can we change the index, margin, and adjustment period without having to do disclosures?