CFPB Wants to Look at Evictions

Acting Director Dave Uejio sent a message recently outlining his “broad vision for the Division of Research, Markets, and Regulations (RMR).” Many Bureau watchers, who also watch residential screening issues, may have been surprised to see a workstream on the CFPB’s “analysis on housing insecurity, including mortgage foreclosures, mobile home repossessions, and landlord-tenant evictions…” To… Continue reading CFPB Wants to Look at Evictions

Twin Cities Landlords Push Back on Unconstitutional Local Law — Again

As recently reported, “[a] coalition of St. Paul landlords has filed suit against the city in federal court alleging that new residential tenant protections embraced by the mayor and city council are unconstitutional.” In a 50-page lawsuit, 22 plaintiffs are challenging an ordinance passed in June 2020. The Stable, Accessible, Fair & Equitable (SAFE) Housing… Continue reading Twin Cities Landlords Push Back on Unconstitutional Local Law — Again