· The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has announced final updates to it "Know Before You Owe" mortgage disclosure rule which went into effect on October 3, 2015. The changes are intended.

– The Consumer Financial protection bureau (cfpb) today issued a final interpretive rule on how to provide mortgage applicants with a list of local homeownership counseling organizations. The interpretive rule restates guidance the CFPB issued in 2013, and provides further guidance for lenders who are building their own lists of housing counselors.

CFPB Final Rule – Amendments to the Truth in Lending Act – High Cost and Homeownership Counseling The CFPB finalized rules requiring the disclosure of a list of homeownership counselors who can provide counseling to the borrower.

Counseling Amendments to the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z) and Homeownership Counseling Amendments to the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA Homeownership Counseling amendments) final rule to provide a homeownership counseling list using data made available by the Bureau or Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). READ.

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 · The GLBA and Regulation P generally require that financial institutions provide customers with annual notices that, among other things, identify the institutions’ privacy policies and provide customers with an opportunity to opt out of the financial institutions’ sharing of the customers’ information with certain nonaffiliated third parties.

The CFPB has issued a final rule to assist lender compliance with RESPA and TILA homeownership counseling requirements. Under RESPA, a lender must provide applicants for a federally related mortgage loan with a list of certified homeownership counselors.

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Final Interpretive Rule Includes Additional Instructions for Providing Housing Counselor Information. WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today issued a final interpretive rule on how to provide mortgage applicants with a list of local homeownership counseling organizations. The interpretive rule restates guidance the CFPB issued in 2013, and provides further guidance for lenders who are building their own lists of housing counselors.

Although not directly addressed in the final rule itself, in the preamble to the final rule, the CFPB discusses the exceptions to the notice and opt-out requirements under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act ("GLBA") that allow creditors and settlement agents to share the Closing Disclosure with certain parties involved in a mortgage transaction.

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