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TRID: A View to Change

by Mike Vitali CHANGE: The recent tragedy of the crash of Amtrak train 188 in Philadelphia, PA brought a cry from legislators for changes needed to improve the safety of those who ride the rails. The housing crash of 2008 brought about a concern from Congress for changes they believed …

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Are You Ready to Implement the TRID Rule?

by Howard Lax Are you tired of hearing, reading, and watching implementation of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) Rule unfold? Do you receive daily offers of webinars, seminars, and conferences that promise to help us implement the TRID Rule? You might ask why another checklist, let alone another issue of …

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State Regulatory Issues Update – June 2015

Alabama Redemptions – The state of Alabama modified its provisions relating to the redemption of certain real property foreclosed on under a mortgage or sold by virtue of a judgment as well as reducing the redemption period. These provisions are effective on January 1, 2016. Arizona Foreclosure – The state …

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Movin’ on Up: June 2015

Laurie Spira has been hired as Chief Compliance Officer with responsibility for managing Parkside Lending’s compliance management system and ensuring it is integrated into the overall framework for product design, delivery, and administration. Spira brings 16 years of industry experience in policies and procedures, project management, risk management, and compliance …

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Mortgage Compliance Professional of the Month for June 2015: Karen Pittelko

Congratulations, Karen Pittelko, on being selected Mortgage Compliance Magazine’s Mortgage Compliance Professional of the Month – June 2015! Karen currently serves as Senior Analyst, Enterprise Risk – Mortgage Servicing Compliance, for Hudson City Savings Bank in Paramus, New Jersey. When Karen joined Hudson City Savings Bank (Hudson) in February 2014, …

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Letter from the Editor: Will you be TRID-ready, August 1, 2015?

As an industry thought leader, our role as the only national publication whose focus is exclusively on mortgage compliance for both non-depository and depository mortgage lenders is to promote a dialogue around compliance issues and changes. In January 2015, we dedicated the entire issue of our publication to TILA- RESPA …

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