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Agency | GSE News | January 27, 2023

Freddie Mac Industry Letter 01-27-2023 Use of Protected Class Data in the Pooling, Packaging and Marketing of Securities

This industry letter was published by Freddie Mac to serve as a reminder about Freddie Mac Single-Family Seller/Servicer Guide requirements concerning fair housing/fair lending and obligations related to non-public information in the pooling, packaging and marketing of securities to help satisfy certain environmental, social and governance (ESG) investment criteria.

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Industry News | January 27, 2023

New REO Inventory on the Rise

DS News--Kyle G. Horst

According to a Fitch Ratings report, new REO inventory of properties in the 1-179 day category, have increased by 14.5%, reflecting an increase in active foreclosure filings in the 4th quarter of 2022.

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Agency | GSE News | January 27, 2023

VALERI Servicer Newsflash

On January 19, 2023, VA released a Servicer Newsflash that includes information on multiple event reporting, "invalid sale results" event and redeemed properties as well as information on the transition to ServiceNow.

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Industry News | January 26, 2023

State AG's File Lawsuits Against Brokerage Program Touted as "Loan Alternative"

Weiner, Brodsky, Kider P.C.- Financial Services Update

Lawsuits have been filed by three states' attorneys general alleging violations of consumer protection laws against a program offered by a real estate brokerage in at least 33 states and advertised as a "loan alternative".

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Agency | GSE News | January 26, 2023

Fannie Mae EarlyCheck Release Notes

On January 23, 2023, Fannie Mae released an EarlyCheck Enhancements overview that provides this year’s previous, current, and upcoming EarlyCheck updates in an easy-to-read format in an all-in-one document.

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Industry News | January 25, 2023

Biden-Harris Administration Announce Blueprint for Renters Bill of Rights

The Biden-Harris administration announced efforts to protect renters and rental affordability including a set of principles known as the "Blueprint for Renters Bill of Rights".

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"Of all the systems and vendors we vetted, ACES had what we needed to accomplish from start to finish."

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Agency | GSE News | January 25, 2023

Fannie Mae DU Version 11.1 release in February

During the weekend of Feb. 25, 2023, Fannie Mae will implement Desktop Underwriter® (DU®) Version 11.1, which will include a DU risk and eligibility assessment update, HomeStyle® Renovation update, rent payment identification on third-party asset verification reports, cash flow assessment, updates to align with the Selling Guide and the retirement of DU Version 10.3.

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Agency | GSE News | January 25, 2023

Fannie Mae Servicing Notice Legacy LIBOR Replacement Index

This Notice announces the replacement index that servicers must use for Fannie Mae-owned loans indexed to LIBOR after June 30, 2023.

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