CFPB leader not backing down on lending discrimination cases Senate kills effort to prevent racial discrimination in the auto loan market – Just this year, the National fair housing alliance, a collection of organizations that fight against housing and other types of lending discrimination. the change in the CFPB leadership happened,".

BofA To Restore $100M In Home Equity To End Class Action. By Kat Greene. Law360, Los Angeles (October 18, 2013, 4:37 PM EDT). In BofA’s settlement, the bank has already restored some $26.

Under the latest settlement, Bank of America must allocate a minimum of $2.15 billion to principal reduction. Loan modifications will result in "numerous homeowners no longer being underwater on their mortgages and finally having substantial equity in their homes,".

CFPB names Mulvaney, Hensarling aide Brian Johnson deputy director Mulvaney Promotes Brian Johnson to Acting Deputy Director of CFPB – Brian Johnson has been promoted to acting deputy director of the Consumer Financial protection bureau (cfpb). acting Director Mick Mulvaney made the announcement on Monday. Johnson previously served as principal policy director. Johnson’s promotion follows the resignation of Leandra English, who served as deputy director.

BofA moves on principal reduction promised in AG settlement Bank of America, N.A., BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP f/k/a countrywide home loans. servicing, LP.. offers the borrower a loan modification, Servicer shall not move for judgment. the state attorney general or financial regulatory agency to.

Will our clients get principal reduction? May 7, 2012. Bank of America has started sending letters to thousands of homeowners in the United States, offering to forgive a portion of the principal balance on their mortgages by an average of $150,000 each.

Bank of America says it will offer principal reductions as the first step of HAMP-style loan modifications to this 45,000-strong subset of countrywide customers. pay-option arm customers will get a different offer from subprime ARM customers. For pay-option ARM customers, Bank of America will offer to forgive some.

BofA anticipates that on an average these modifications will lead to the principal reduction of about $150,000 each.. BofA was required to pay the largest share of settlement amount, which is. 2019 HW Tech100 winner: Baseline Reverse Ditech mortgage approves bankruptcy New Court representation.

GSEs lower expectations on housing market for 2014 Fitch Expects to Rate Fannie Mae’s Connecticut Ave Securities, Series 2014-C01; Presale Issued – Connecticut Avenue Securities, series 2014-C01 (CAS 2014-C01) is Fannie Mae’s second risk transfer transaction issued as part of the Federal Housing Finance. reduction to its default expectations.

principal reduction. The state will receive a direct payment of $8.2 Million. These monies will be administered by the Department of the Attorney General, held in trust to provide benefits to Hawaii homeowners. Reaction to the settlement locally has been positive. According to the Reverend

The settlement, a 70 percent reduction of what the city was liable for under the swaps agreement, will release Detroit from claims by the banks. The agreement, if approved, would remove one obstacle.

Debt, service, and the origins of capitalism In fact, the settlement has functioned more as loss mitigation for BofA and investors in mortgage-backed securities than as recompense for victims of predatory lending, says Alan White, an associate professor of law at Valparaiso University and an expert on the subprime crisis.