On May 13, 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2547 also known as the Comprehensive Debt Collection Improvement Act (CDCIA). If passed by the Senate, the CDCIA would amend several existing consumer finance statutes and impose new requirements and limitations on debt collectors.
The latest data from mortgage industry tracker, Black Knight, Inc., shows a 450% increase in the number of mortgages that are at least 90 days delinquent since pre-pandemic levels. At the same time, rates on 30-year loans have dropped below 3% for the first time.