Scammers are targeting a new generation of homebuyers

Scammers are targeting a new generation of homebuyers

BY DIANE TOMB With homebuying season in full swing, homebuyers are deciding to make one of the biggest purchases of their lives. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that a safe and comfortable home environment is crucial. That’s why, despite rising housing...

Title insurance is vital to protecting the American dream

Title insurance is vital to protecting the American dream

Title insurance plays an essential role in the economics of homeownership As someone who spent a career in the title insurance industry – both as a builder of a title business and leader of the industry’s trade group, — I am proud of the role we play in helping to...

Why Home Loans Today Aren’t What They Were in the Past

Why Home Loans Today Aren’t What They Were in the Past

In today’s housing market, many are beginning to wonder if we’re returning to the riskier lending habits and borrowing options that led to the housing crash 15 years ago. Let’s ease those concerns. Several times a year, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) releases...

How fraudsters target mortgage lenders

How fraudsters target mortgage lenders

As more and more business happens through the internet, cyber threats have become a common concern for most. It is predicted that a new cyber attack happens every 11 seconds. Mortgage lenders are often targets of hackers because of the high-value transactions taking...

2 signs the US isn’t in a housing bubble

2 signs the US isn’t in a housing bubble

The housing market has been crazy this year with home prices reaching historic highs. People watching the market are considering the likelihood of another housing crash. "The housing market is showing signs of froth, no doubt, "Ali Wolf, the chief economist for Zonda,...

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