CFPB Bulletin on Servicers’ Obligations During Loan Transfers


February 11, the CFPB issued a bulletin advising mortgage companies about their legal obligations that protect consumers during loan transfers between mortgage servicers. The guidance also indicates that the CFPB will look at: (i) how a servicer has prepared for the transfer of servicing rights or responsibilities; (ii) how the new servicer handles the files it receives through a transfer; and (iii) what policies the servicers have to prevent borrower harm for loans with loss mitigations in process. CFPB Release. CFPB Bulletin.

Topics:  CFPB, Loan Servicer, Loan Transfers, Mortgage Loan Servicing Standards, Mortgages

Published In: Consumer Protection Updates, Finance & Banking Updates, Residential Real Estate Updates

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