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CFPB in a tug of war leadership fight

Stephen Leifer - Monday, November 27, 2017
The U.S. consumer watchdog agency, enmeshed in partisan politics since its creation after the 2008 financial crisis, is now at the centre of a tug-of-war over who will lead it. Both the departing director -- an Obama appointee often criticized as being too aggressive by banks and Congressional Republicans -- and the White House have named interim leaders of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. WHAT THE CFPB IS  ..

People are buying US homes at the fastest rate in 30 years Typical house is now on the market for just three weeks

Stephen Leifer - Friday, November 10, 2017
https://therealdeal.com/2017/10/30/people-are-buying-us-homes-at-the-fastest-rate-in-30-years/ ..

Why millennials can’t buy homes

Stephen Leifer - Wednesday, November 08, 2017
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/student-debt-is-delaying-millennial-homeownership-by-seven-years-2017-09-18 ..

CFPB Director calls Trump a ‘smart man,’ then asks him to drop class-action ruling

Stephen Leifer - Friday, November 03, 2017
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/cfpb-director-cordray-calls-trump-a-smart-man-asks-him-to-drop-class-action-ruling-2017-10-30 ..