Oct 23, 2014

Risk Retention Rule Approved by Six Federal Agencies

Copyright: Image from www.flickr.com/photos/renaissancechambara/     Today’s News Synopsis: The new risk-retention rule has finally and officially been approved by six federal agencies.  Mortgage rates decreased this past week with 30-year rates now at 3.92% and 15-year rates at 3.08%.  Home prices in the U.S. increased 0.5% in August, above economists’

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Jan 06, 2014

The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 1/6/14

  Today’s News Synopsis: Two confirmations were made today regarding leaders in government positions: Janet Yellen was confirmed as chair of the Federal Reserve, and Mel Watts was confirmed as director of the FHFA.  In the analogy of the tortoise and the hare, markets that are showing a higher growth

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Feb 12, 2013

The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 2/12/13

Today’s News Synopsis: Goldman Sachs reported that despite activity in the housing market showing tremendous signs of growth last year, employment was not as fortunate as jobs were at levels close to what they were after the housing bubble burst.  According to TransUnion, mortgage delinquency rates decreased for the fourth

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Sep 14, 2012

Gary Thomas with the National Association of Realtors #295

On Friday, October 19, the Norris Group proudly presents its fifth annual award-winning event I Survived Real Estate. An incredible line-up of industry experts joins Bruce Norris to discuss perplexing industry trends, head-scratching legislation, and opportunities emerging for real estate professionals. Proceeds for the event benefit Make a Wish and

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Sep 30, 2011

Debra Still with the Mortgage Bankers Association #245

On October 14th, 2011, The Norris Group returns with its award-winning event I Survived Real Estate. An expert lineup of industry specialists join Bruce Norris to discuss current industry regulation, head-scratching legislation, and the opportunities emerging for savvy real estate professionals. 100% of the proceeds support the Orange County Affiliate

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