Jun 24, 2010

Mortgage Players Look to Soften Bill !!

As Congress moves to finalize new financial regulations, the mortgage industry is working to soften a series of provisions that reshape how most Americans obtain home loans. This was according to the Wall Street Journal.

The provisions in the legislation seek to eliminate questionable practices that proliferated during the housing boom by outlining clear underwriting standards, holding lenders more responsible for loans, and changing the way loan originators are paid. In addition, consumers would get new rights to seek damages when the mortgage process goes awry, according to The Journal.

Read more at-http://bit.ly/aPVd4g (The Wall Street Journal)

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