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CFPB Proposes TRID Implementation Delay Until Oct. 1

Written on June 18, 2015 at 9:58 am

“CFPB Misses the Mark on TRID Guidance,” notes ALTA.   The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a proposal to delay implementation of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures (TRID) rule until Oct. 1. (Source – American Land Title Association, June 4, 2015) The CFPB failed to timely notify Congress under the Congressional Review Act, which requires agencies  Read More Read More...

Tipping Point Coming for Electronic Closings

Written on November 5, 2014 at 2:26 pm

After more than a decade of hype and promise, fully electronic loan closings remain rare, even as the mortgage industry increasingly adopts digital workflow. But some industry observers believe a new regulatory pilot program may do what technology advances and e-commerce advocates could not: spark widespread adoption of e-closings. Read more >>>    Source:  National  Read More Read More...

Taking too much for granted?

Written on May 28, 2013 at 3:07 am

Real estate legal and recording systems less stellar than our own: Read More...

FNMA and FHLMC Deeds in Cape May, Camden and Burlington Counties

Written on September 25, 2012 at 3:11 am

The Cape May County Clerk and Camden County Clerk, and possibly the Burlington County Clerk will no longer record deeds coming out of FNMA (Fannie Mae) and FHLMC (Freddie Mac) with affidavits of realty transfer fee exemptions. Read More...

Notice to Real Estate Closing Attorney/Settlement Agents: Revised Procedure for Short Sales and Ancient Deeds

Written on May 11, 2012 at 3:13 am

The NJ Treasury Department has issued a notice regarding Short Sales and Ancient Deeds, beginning May 1, 2012.   Read more >>> Read More...

Mercer County Clerk launches new computer system for the recording of land and property records

Written on April 3, 2012 at 3:14 am

Read more >>> The County Clerk’s Online Public Record Search Page contains further details.   Click here >>>  Public Search System Registration requests: dsanna@mercercounty.org Read More...

NJ Bill modernizes e-recording process

Written on February 11, 2012 at 3:23 am

County recorders in New Jersey will now be required to accept electronic documents. Govenor Christie recently signed Assembly Bill A 2565 which modernizes the e-recording process, providing the mechanism for significantly changing the method we will follow to record real estate related documents in New Jersey.  It significantly revises NJSA chapter 46 -the recording statute  Read More Read More...

New Recording Requirements for Mercer County Clerk’s Office, Effective by end of February 2012

Written on February 4, 2012 at 3:25 am

Notice to All: Take note of the changeover of software vendors initiated by the Mercer County Clerk’s Office later this month.  Please make certain that your document production software complies with the soon to be new parameters contained in the Notice linked here. Read More...