Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Finance and Securities Regulation

Rule Rule 441-870-0040
Legend Requirements


A dishonest, fraudulent or illegal practice or conduct under ORS 86A.115 (Grounds for denying, suspending, conditioning or revoking license) includes, but is not limited to, the following conduct a person in connection with a mortgage loan:

(1)

Negotiating a residential loan agreement that provides for a penalty to be charged for repaying the loan prior to the date provided for repayment in the loan agreement without providing notice in writing of a size equal to at least ten-point bold or underlined type that substantially conforms to the following:
NOTICE TO THE BORROWER: Do not sign this loan agreement before you read it. This loan agreement provides for the payment of a penalty if you wish to repay the loan prior to the date provided for repayment in the loan agreement.
If a residential loan agreement does not contain a notice as required by this section, a lender shall not collect from the borrower a penalty for payment of the loan prior to the date provided for repayment.

(2)

Negotiating a residential mortgage loan agreement that authorizes the lender to refuse to accept repayment of the loan prior to the date provided for repayment in the loan agreement without providing notice in writing of a size equal to at least ten-point bold or underlined type that substantially conforms to the following:
NOTICE TO THE BORROWER: Do not sign this loan agreement before you read it. This loan agreement authorizes the lender to refuse to accept repayment of this loan prior to the date provided for repayment in this loan agreement.
If a residential loan agreement does not contain a notice as required by this section, a lender shall not refuse to accept repayment of the loan by the borrower prior to the date provided for repayment.
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Jun. 8, 2021