Senior management and the boards of directors are ultimately responsible for an institution’s compliance.
Are you getting fleeced on appraisal charges when you buy a house or refinance?
HUD might be in for a surprise under Trump’s new budget.
Two months into the year doesn’t paint a very clear picture of what we can expect from 2017’s real estate market, but let’s take a look and see what hints it offers.
Since the beginning of the new year, the Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation has invested more than $1.1 million in efforts by the Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation to revitalize Jackson Square and the surrounding community.
In 1974 President Gerald R. Ford signed the Employee Retirement Income Security Act into law. For the first time ever, it mandated rules to protect the earned pensions of older Americans so they would stop getting fleeced.
Have you been to Chelsea lately? A lot has changed in the last few years.
Signs of our vibrant regional economy are everywhere: Employment in Massachusetts is at its highest level ever, new housing production was at a 10-year high in 2015, and GE’s relocation to Boston is emblematic of the strong ecosystem for doing business in the Bay State.
The Trump administration may not be fond of FHA-insured mortgages – the president canceled a cut in fees for new loan applicants as one of his first official actions – but Millennial home buyers apparently are big fans.
Mohegan doubles down on Mass.
It could be a boon for some homebuyers – their credit scores will get a surprise boost – but worrisome for mortgage lenders, landlords and others who depend on credit reports to evaluate their potential customers.
The Rose Kennedy Greenway is now one of the most welcoming collections of open and civic spaces in downtown Boston and along its waterfront. This is not by accident.
It’s one of the first lessons you learn in business school: Loyal customers are the best customers. They love your brand, wouldn’t dream of switching banks and have been with you for years. Focus on loyalty and you’re sure to beat the competition, right?
The city of Boston may be left salting its wounds in the future, following Trump’s travel ban.
These first few weeks of the Trump Administration have been such a wild ride, one hardly knows where to begin analyzing what the flood of executive orders’ effects may be on our local politics and economy.
oston remains one of the top 10 U.S. markets to watch for investment and is ranked No. 1 in the Northeast, according to the Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2017 report from the Urban Land Institute and PwC.
While tension simmers in Washington and around the country over the merit – and viability – of “repealing and replacing” the Affordable Care Act (colloquially known as “Obamacare”), the residents of the commonwealth sit secure in the knowledge that no matter what DC does, our access
For the first time in history, buyers are deliberately creating dual agency situations as many refuse to work with anyone but the listing salesperson.
Could getting a home mortgage under today’s post-housing bust regulations and procedures be even remotely comparable to going to the dentist to get drilled? Or anything like having your annual physical, where every body part potentially is subject to inspection and prodding?
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