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Kendall Baer is a Baylor University graduate with a degree in news editorial journalism and a minor in marketing. She is fluent in both English and Italian, and studied abroad in Florence, Italy. Apart from her work as a journalist, she has also managed professional associations such as Association of Corporate Counsel, Commercial Real Estate Women, American Immigration Lawyers Association, and Project Management Institute for Association Management Consultants in Houston, TX. Born and raised in Texas, Kendall now works as the online editor for DS News.

Airbnb May Bring Unforeseen Consequences to Borrowers

Since Airbnb’s launch in 2008, the home-sharing service has grown to currently include more than 2 million listings in 191 countries. Because of this, some home builders are developing new plans with the home-sharing industry in mind but for lenders, Airbnb may bring more trouble than anticipated.

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Goldman Sachs Re-configures Employee Compliance Program

The Federal Reserve Board ordered Goldman Sachs Group to pay a civil money penalty for its unauthorized use and disclosure of confidential supervisory information and to implement an enhanced program to ensure the proper use of confidential supervisory information.

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Jerry Brown Calls Out GSEs

Recently Governor Jerry Brown of California spoke during a White House conference call to reporters on his frustrations with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and their reservations on promoting the federal loan program for home energy and improvements.

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