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I for one have very little doubt that it regularly occured... and that most of the participants weren't even aware that it was either criminally or civilly illegal.

Dave, I confess I found it surprising that cash back was OK...surprising enough in fact that I emailed the mortgage broker to have him ask the lender directly and specifically, and received the reply he got in a forwarded email. Was not about to screw settlement up over a couple hundred bucks cash back.

There were many reasons to hold on to my copy of that file. The per hour commission I got on that deal was probably minimum wage!

IP
not missing that side of real estate
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