This week, President Donald Trump imposed tariffs against lumber imported from Canada.The National Association of Home Builders fears the taxes will cost jobs and make homes less affordable.
In addition to reappointments to its board of directors, Chicago-based Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund also has appointed a chair and board director for its subsidiary, ATG Trust Company.
Real Estate Settlements & Escrow, LLC has deployed Qualia’s cloud-based title and closing software, both companies announced.
During March, the number of mortgages in foreclosure declined by 326,000.
The two new members of AmTrust Title Insurance Co.’s team will focus on expanding the company’s business in New York.
The new hires bring experience from First American and Kensington Vanguard.
Driven partially by $10 million in additional title revenues, Stewart Information Services Corp. beat analyst expectations and reported a modest increase in revenues for the first quarter.
Kensington Vanguard National Land Services has expanded its South Florida presence with the opening of a new office in Palm Beach County.
For years, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has urged the adoption of eMortgages and eClosings as a way to make the mortgage process more understandable, more transparent and more efficient for consumers.
Home prices across the U.S. have risen for 58 consecutive months and hit a new, post-crisis high in February.
Texas Capital Bank now can speed its closing process by accepting and funding eNotes from its lender customers.