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MFAA celebrates NSW, ACT Excellence Award winners

The latest 2022 MFAA State Excellence Awards has celebrated the best brokers and lenders in NSW and the ACT across 18 categories. The in-person event was held at Sydney’s Fullerton Hotel on Thursday night following two years of virtual ceremonies. The NSW and ACT awards are the last of the five MFAA state award events […]

CFPB plans to review Qualified Mortgage, Card Act rules

Rohit Chopra, the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, said the bureau plans to conduct a review of the Qualified Mortgage rule and credit card rules.  In a blog post on Friday, Chopra announced that the bureau will take a fresh look at Trump-era changes to underwriting standards in the QM rule and two […]

Higher interest rates… should act to cool off the housing market over time: Fed Chair

#housing #inflation #wages Fed Chair Powell on housing: “Housing inflation really is much more of an indicator of the tightness of the economy rather than supply-side problems… housing is a very interest-sensitive sector and rates moving back towards more normal levels should act to cool off housing markets. Don’t Miss: Valley of Hype: The Culture […]