(National Association of Home Builders) – February 4, 2014 – McGraw Hill Construction, a part of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI), today released findings from a new Green Home Builders and Remodelers Study at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. Green homes comprised 23% of the overall residential construction […]
Consumers warned not to pay upfront fees, and victims urged to file complaints (SACRAMENTO, California Department of Real Estate) – The California State Department of Real Estate (DRE) and other law enforcement agencies have alerted and continue to warn consumers to be wary of promises for loan modification, mortgage relief, and foreclosure rescue as scammers continue […]
(OnlineEd®) – The OnlineEd Mortgage Loan Originator (“MLO”) 8-hour NMLS approved continuing education course was approved by the NMLS for MLO continuing education sometime ago, but what you may not know is that it is also approved by the California Department of Real Estate for real estate license renewal. The approved course now allows licensees […]
(OnlineEd) – It’s time for Summer Camp! The California Association of Mortgage Professionals annual trade show will be happening in San Jose, CA on August 4-5, 2011. The two-day event will include continuing education to cover both NMLS and California Department of Real Estate requirements. The OnlineEd continuing education courses are approved by NMLS and […]
Effective January 1, 2011 the California Department of Real Estate has new guidelines for continuing education for license renewal. All California approved online continuing education providers are required to implement these changes. Some of the changes that are mandatory for ALL California continuing education providers are:
“The Department of Real Estate is committed to educating consumers, its licensees and the public at large about important real estate matters that affect the purchase, sale and financing of homes in California,” said Real Estate Commissioner Jeff Davi. “I hope this pamphlet on escrows will be a valuable tool for those who are involved in residential real estate transactions,” Davi added.
California revokes 866 real estate licenses largely due to loan modification scams. Now their focus turns to short sale scams.