All posts by Jason Opland

Common Inspection Problems Uncovered in New Homes

2021 was the busiest year for both new housing starts and existing home sales since 2006, putting additional pressure on the nation’s home builders to pick up the pace without sacrificing quality.  In the current market, home buyers face a myriad of stressors — from extreme competition to limited supply to rising mortgage rates. For many, a new construction […]

CFPB Warns Servicers It Is Watching Closely

CFPB urges mortgage servicers to use the Homeowners Assistance Fund (HAF), to help borrowers avoid foreclosure The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today said that they are closely monitoring how servicers conduct themselves to help homeowners avoid foreclosure. Lorelei Salas, assistant director for supervision policy at the CFPB, advised that the CFPB will be closely monitoring complaints […]