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Information Regarding Escrow Account Cushions

The Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) addresses escrow accounts and the amounts that a lender may hold for payment of the borrower's real estate taxes, homeowner's insurance, and other items. An amount as a cushion is permitted, but is limited by Section 10 of RESPA.

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