CFPB Issues Final List of Rural, Underserved Counties
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Friday issued a rule clarifying technical aspects of its escrow rule, and it released a final list of rural and underserved counties to use in conjunction with the rule. More Newsbytes
Housing Starts Fell Sharply in April
New homebuilding slowed notably in April, with the pace falling 16.5% from the previous month. The pace of new construction fell to 853,000 annual units, from over one million in March. Housing starts are now at their slowest pace since November of last year. More Economic News.