Posts Tagged "real estate"

Major Real Estate Law Changes 2015.

Major Real Estate Law Changes in 2015

January 3, 2015
Jack O'Donohue

Within the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act the CFPB was instructed to take the four disclosure forms received by Consumers when financing a home and combine them into one form in order to achieve better understanding and transparency.

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Fraud Dictionary - Image cred: NationalMortgageProfessional.com.

6 Types of Mortgage Fraud to Lookout For

February 17, 2014
Jack O'Donohue

I recently co-sponsored an educational event about Mortgage fraud. I researched the topic at length by interviewing colleagues, reading cases, and digesting other information I could find. Mortgage fraud is a major problem. It happens all of the time all over the country. The advice I give professionals in the real estate business is: think beyond due diligence.

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Why Do I Have To Sign A UFFI Certification?

January 12, 2013
Jack O'Donohue

Massachusetts General Laws c. 255, § 12(I) required that residential sellers disclose the presence of UFFI.UFFI was an insulation retrofit common in the 1970’s.

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