7 hours ago Even though commercial real estate ("CRE") lending is less regulated than consumer mortgage lending, CRE lending can be much more complex and face significant legal challenges. Lenders need to have a strong understanding of the regulatory requirements and other legal risks associated with CRE lending. To promote strong CRE lending practices for
3 hours ago FDIC Proposes to Align Real Estate Lending Standards with CBLR June 16, 2021. The FDIC yesterday proposed changes to its guidelines for real estate lending policies in order to align standards with the community bank leverage ratio, which does not require electing …
1 hours ago "The commercial real estate market is deeply connected to the pulse of economic activity," Dante writes. "While it is too early to assess the full impact, COVID-19 will permanently reshape commercial real estate in the U.S." Read the article.
2 hours ago ABA-Backed Bill Would Level Playing for Banks on Farm Real Estate Loans March 27, 2019. Rep. Steve Watkins (R-Kan.) yesterday introduced the Enhancing Credit Opportunities for Rural America Act (H.R. 1872), which would end taxation of interest earned from agricultural real estate loans.
7 hours ago Examiners also consider any concentration of assets, such as unusually high volumes of lending to real estate developers. Losses from unexpected changes in economic, industry or geographic conditions are magnified when concentrations exist. Assigning the Rating
Just Now The bill would amend the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act to require the CFPB to allow the accurate disclosure of title insurance premiums and any potential available discounts to homebuyers. The associations noted that the CFPB does not currently permit these disclosures, which creates inconsistencies in mortgage documents and creates
1 hours ago The House voted 218 to 208 to repeal the OCC’s “true lender” rule. Large banks continued to maintain strong capital levels under a hypothetical severe global recession and substantial stress in commercial real estate and corporate debt markets. AmBA and a broad coalition of trade associations urged congressional leaders to oppose any
7 hours ago Easing Continues on Business, Residential Mortgage Loans August 7, 2018. In the previous quarter, banks kept terms and standards for business loans unchanged or eased them slightly, while tightening slightly on commercial real estate loans and easing in most residential mortgage loan categories, according to the Federal Reserve’s latest senior loan officer opinion survey released yesterday.
2 hours ago In 2018, Banks Expect to Ease Standards for C&I Loans, Tighten for CRE February 6, 2018. Many banks anticipate that they will ease credit standards and terms for large and middle-market firms in 2018, but they expect to cool things down in the robust commercial real estate market, according to the Federal Reserve’s latest senior loan officer opinion survey released yesterday.
4 hours ago Sixty-four percent of banks had outstanding loans that were classified as high-volatility commercial real estate, up from 50 percent in 2015. The most active lending classes were multifamily (which accounted for an average of 23 percent of banks’ CRE portfolios), …
8 hours ago The bill—which ABA has long advocated—would provide relief to the nation’s farmers and ranchers by ending the taxation of interest earned from agricultural real estate loans, effectively lowering the cost of credit for ag borrowers. “The availability of low-cost credit is vitally important to American agriculture,” the associations wrote.
3 hours ago The SAFE Banking Act – An Update. September 11, 2019. As the year goes on, marijuana has increasingly become both an issue and a topic of interest for banks. You would think that businesses following their state laws would be fine to bank within their state, and they are – for the most part. However, because of the divide of legality
5 hours ago Unfortunately, this type of lending has also been a source of significant loan losses. This module will discuss responsibly financing the three broad types of commercial real estate property. The module will address information requirements, underwriting and monitoring these types of loans.
Just Now Real Estate Lending This two-day virtual school led by David Kemp provides the real-estate lending professional with a solid foundation for managing and producing a quality mortgage portfolio. This hands-on class includes exercises in buying and selling mortgages in the secondary markets, and analysis of the tax return of a self-employed borrower.
9 hours ago This virtual seminar will begin with a review of commercial real estate including types of properties and demand/supply in the current market. The session will then cover the entire loan process by which a commercial real estate (CRE) loan is marketed, underwritten, approved, documented, “closed,” and monitored. The process will include a
Just Now The House also voted 271 to 145 to approve H.R. 3978, which would amend the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act to require the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to allow the accurate disclosure of title insurance premiums and any potential available discounts to homebuyers as part of the TILA-RESPA integrated disclosures.
1 hours ago Meanwhile, commercial real estate and consumer debt demand fell, and low rates drove higher demand for mortgage loans. C&I. As the overall economy and specific industries’ conditions worsened, on net, roughly four in 10 banks reported tightening standards for C&I loans for firms of all sizes—substantially larger shares seen than in previous
Just Now REAL ESTATE LENDING COMPLIANCE TOPICS • TRID • HMDA • Mortgage Servicing Rules • Flood Rules • Mortgage Loan Originator Rules and the SAFE Act TOPICS OF . WHERE WHEN Arkansas Bankers Association 1220 W. Third Street Little Rock, AR 72201 March 1-4, 2021 9:00 AM - …
6 hours ago Outstanding loans in every other category—consumer, residential real estate, commercial real estate and agriculture—declined from a year earlier for all U.S. community banks and showed much smaller increases or declines at banks in District states. The Paycheck Protection Program Boost.