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NEW 5 STAR REVIEW!!

“Beth’s team was extremely helpful with all questions and inquires I brought them and were always quick on responses. Beth also was nice enough to make some suggestions for some other tax attorney needs I had.” -Bryan G.

Credit Card Debt Is Rising, and Housing Costs Aren’t Helping by David Wharton

American credit card debt continued to creep higher in 2017, with the average American household now owing a balance of $15,654, according to a new analysis by NerdWallet. For a bit of context, NerdWallet’s study also found that the average American household holding any debt at all owed a total of $131,431—including mortgages. Furthermore, Americans … More Credit Card Debt Is Rising, and Housing Costs Aren’t Helping by David Wharton

Can scoring trended data help lenders expand credit access? And what’s keeping 50 million credit invisible in the U.S. by Joanne Gaskin

Americans who don’t have a FICO score present both an opportunity and a challenge for lenders. Lenders are keen to extend credit to consumers in new market segments, but need to ensure they’re making risk-aware decisions. Some lenders are asking can scoring trended data, or more accurately trended credit bureau data, as some credit score … More Can scoring trended data help lenders expand credit access? And what’s keeping 50 million credit invisible in the U.S. by Joanne Gaskin

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“Beth did an awesome job handling the purchase of our new home and the sale of our old property. I would certainly recommend her to anyone looking for an attorney to handle their Real-estate needs.” -Ken H.

Black Knight HPI report highlights

Some highlights from September’s data: The national-level HPI rose by 0.16 percent in September ($282K), marking another new high for U.S. home prices The rate of monthly appreciation declined once again, falling by one-third from August and marking the sixth consecutive month of slowing growth Year-over-year growth, however, accelerated slightly in September, rising to 6.36 … More Black Knight HPI report highlights

Strong Economic Data Pushes Rates Higher By Tom Menke

Overview: Most of the market news this week was unfavorable for mortgage rates, causing rates to end the week a little higher. The primary influences included stronger than expected economic data and progress on tax reform. Comments from current Fed Chair Janet Yellen and President Trump’s nominee to be the next Fed Chair Jerome Powell … More Strong Economic Data Pushes Rates Higher By Tom Menke

Bank on These Banks for Customer Satisfaction by David Wharton

RewardExpert.com recently analyzed consumer data in an attempt to answer a question: what are the best banks in the country—and does the bank’s location play a role in its customers’ overall satisfaction? Working from a compilation of consumer complaint data from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), RewardExpert divided the complaints into four categories: bank … More Bank on These Banks for Customer Satisfaction by David Wharton

Industry Pros Shifting Focus Toward REO Restoration by David Wharton

According to a new survey by Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A., restoration and improvement of REO properties is becoming an increasing priority for many industry professionals. Altisource today released additional results from its inaugural Default Servicing Survey, which revealed that 93 percent of the over 200 mortgage default servicing professionals surveyed said that their organization is … More Industry Pros Shifting Focus Toward REO Restoration by David Wharton