Mortgage Lending Made Easy: 4 Steps to Originating a Compliant Real Estate Loan

Published: Nov 19, 2018

Event date: 8/22/2019 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Export event

The mortgage lending process can appear to be a daunting one, but it doesn't have to be. Allow Michael Christians to be your guide to lead you through his comprehensive overview of the mortgage lending process from start to finish.

We will walk through how to originate a mortgage loan compliant with Federal law in just 4 easy steps:

  • Application
  • Underwriting
  • Closing
  • Servicing 

Federal laws and regulations discussed will include:

  • Regulations B, C, V, X and Z
  • The SAFE Act
  • E-Sign Act
  • Homeowners' Protection Act
  • Fair Housing Act
  • Servicemember's Civil Relief Act
  • NCUA Part 760

Who Should Attend?

New loan originators as well as those looking to satisfy their periodic training requirement under Regulation Z would benefit from this training.

Are you confused on the difference between MLO training and NMLS required training? Click here to see how Michael differentiates the two and why this course is best suited for credit union lenders.

Educational Investment

$250 per person

*For the purposes of those applying for a grant, the value of food and beverage is $30 per person and cannot be deducted from the cost of the program.


Michael R. Christians, Attorney

As principal of Michael Christians Consulting, LLC, Michael assists financial institutions across the country with ensuring their compliance programs conform to Federal laws and regulations. He provides counsel relative to current rules, assists with the strategic implementation of upcoming regulatory changes and offers customized education and training services. Michael has more than two decades of experience in the financial services industry with a primary focus on consumer compliance. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from Drake University Law School. He is a member of the Iowa State Bar where he is licensed to practice law.  


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