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DFPI Report Shows Mortgage Lending Increases, Foreclosure Declines During COVID-19 Pandemic

A new report shows nonbank residential mortgage loans doubled from 2019 to 2020 as more Californians refinanced or obtained new loans in response to lower interest rates.

Wildfire Emergency – DFPI Proclamation

On July 23, 2021, Governor Gavin Newsom proclaimed a state of emergency in Plumas County due to the Dixie Fire and Fly Fire, in Butte and Lassen counties due to the Dixie Fire, and in Alpine County due to the Tamarack Fire. Read more …

DFPI Report Shows California Payday Loan Activity Significantly Declines Amid Pandemic

During an historic pandemic, California’s payday lenders made fewer than 6.1 million loans in 2020, representing a 40 percent decline in loans from 2019. Read more …

Falling behind on your mortgage payments?

For immediate assistance, reach out to your mortgage servicer, contact a HUD-certified housing counselor at 1-800-569-4287 or visit the State’s Housing Is Key (housing.ca.gov) website to find information.

Wildfire Emergency – DFPI Proclamation

On July 23, 2021, Governor Gavin Newsom proclaimed a state of emergency in Plumas County due to the Dixie Fire and Fly Fire, in Butte and Lassen counties due to the Dixie Fire, and in Alpine County due to the Tamarack Fire. Read more …

Falling behind on your mortgage payments?

For immediate assistance, reach out to your mortgage servicer, contact a HUD-certified housing counselor at 1-800-569-4287 or visit the State’s Housing Is Key (housing.ca.gov) website to find information.

July 2021 Monthly Bulletin

  • 2021-22 Assessment Rates for Financial Institutions
  • DFPI Debt Collector Licensing Rulemaking

DFPI Announces Members of New Debt Collection Advisory Committee

The DFPI today announced the formal creation of its inaugural debt collection advisory committee, a seven-member board that will provide critical feedback to the Department as it stands up its debt collection licensing program. Read more …

Consumers are cautioned amidst market volatility

The California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) is aware of and closely monitoring the extreme price volatility of certain stocks’ trading prices over the past several days. Read more…

Last updated: Feb 10, 2021 @ 1:57 pm