Who We Are
RESPA News is the number-one independent resource for
breaking news, features and analysis on all things pertaining to the
Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA). Since 2003, the RESPA News team has been — and remains — the only full-time, independent newsroom dedicated to the rule and its ongoing reform.
We regularly provide insight on topics like RESPA reform, the future
of RESPA and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, pertinent case
law, the intersection of RESPA and state laws, and new enforcement
RESPA News and RESPANews.com are published by
October Research, LLC, the nation’s leading provider of market
intelligence, business news and state-by-state legal and regulatory
information for the mortgage, real estate and settlement services
What We Do
Aside from RESPA News’ 12 monthly PDF issues, our subscribers also enjoy complete access to RESPAnews.com, exclusive subscriber-only content, and our extensive archive — plus breaking e-News updates, disclosure forms, guidance documents, court rulings, industry links and more.
RESPA News frequently collaborates with parent company and publisher October Research, LLC to produce educational RESPA Webinars, Q&A-style video interviews, live content at the annual National Settlement Services Summit and in-depth special reports and case law compilations.
Through our LinkedIn and Twitter presence, RESPA News
has developed into the premier online destination for RESPA
conversation and networking, as well. Admission to our social media
groups and our breaking e-News updates are free for everyone.
Who We Serve
Everything RESPA News produces is specifically designed for
professionals who operate in the world of RESPA — including mortgage
lenders, title insurance personnel, mortgage brokers, real estate
agents, attorneys, in-house counsel and more.
Why We Do It
RESPA News’ comprehensive coverage gives you the information
you need to remain compliant, the insight to adapt quickly and the
guidance to stay profitable under RESPA.
How to Use
If you are not a subscriber, the best introduction to RESPA News
is to sign up for our free e-News updates. You will receive
twice-a-week e-mails containing up-to-the-minute RESPA headlines and
article snippets. Industry professionals also find it valuable to join
one or more of our social media groups. Get in on the conversation and
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