To the Students from the Dec 3-4-5, 2013 LO Pre-Licensing Class at Rainier Title Bellevue

There was a question on Day 1: Is an Army Reservist able to obtain a VA loan?
Answer is “it depends.” Go to this document and do a keyword search on the word “loan” and it will take you right to the page.

During our mortgage fraud review we mentioned the sentencing of a local mortgage fraud ring lead by Shawn Portmann. <That  link leads to a scathing article on what it was like to work at that company under Shawn.

Slide deck for the full 3-day class can be found on Slideshare. The most recent version of the slides will be dated December, 2013.

For those seeking additional reading material for studying, here’s a hint. The NMLS publishes a list of all the content that is covered in the exam along with links to the content.  It is heavy reading but here you go. Scroll to the very end of this document for all the links.

If you’d like to see a list of and links to all the federal laws governing mortgage lending go here and scroll down to the bottom of the page:

Here’s one of many HUD memos on Maternity Leave from our Fair Housing discussion during Day 2.

There was a question about how late you can call a person at home under the Do Not Call rules:  9PM. Read more here.

Thanks for coming to class! I enjoyed meeting all of you! Keep Studying!

And when it’s time for a study break, please enjoy this public service message from Chris Farley, Motivational Speaker. I can’t find “motivational santa.” I think Saturday Night Live takes them down sometimes. They own all the copyrights on Chris’ SNL skits.