” there will be big differences between last year and this year in the mortgage market, with the advent of new mortgage rules that Congress required our new agency to write against a hard statutory deadline. That was a great deal of work for us and I know it has meant a great deal of work for many others as well. So I will focus very closely on those issues in my remarks to you today.  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the National Association of Realtors share an important piece of common ground: an improving housing market will help both of us achieve our primary goals. ”

Source: January 7, 2014 Prepared Remarks of Director Richard Cordray at the National Association of Realtors, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Read more >>>