Bureau reiterates focus on payday lending, concerned consumers are getting trapped in the loans.
According to 2013 data reported under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, refinances topped purchase money loans.
National Association of Realtors praises QRM's focus on underwriting, not large down payments.
Golden State credit union leaders gather in Los Angeles this week for their league's annual meeting and convention.
New features include broader analysis of credit union mortgage trends at local, state and national levels.
Bureau proposes allowing extra time for revised loan estimates and changing loan estimate form.
Most housing professionals say regulations have a great impact on their businesses.
Credit union experts agree with Lennar CEO, who says borrowers find underwriting scary and invasive.
Arch Mortgage Insurance changes its moniker from CMG Mortgage Insurance.
The FFIEC reports loans declined from 31% in 2012 to 26% in 2013 while refinances increased.