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Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif.

Waters, Harris unveil plan to invest over $200B in affordable housing

WASHINGTON — House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters is sponsoring legislation to invest more than $200 billion in affordable housing.The California Democrat...
Stanley Middleman

Regulators, please don’t tear off the QM patch

Last month, the Trump administration proposed legislative and administrative changes that have the potential to dramatically alter the mortgage industry — potentially to...
Rob Zimmer

Don’t believe doom and gloom on Fannie, Freddie

This year there's been some chatter that investors are shying away from mortgage-backed securities sold by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The talk...
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac investors fighting profit sweep get key court win

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac investors fighting profit sweep get key court win

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac investors won a victory in their long battle to reap benefits from their stakes in the mortgage giants...
Senate panel sets GSE hearing as administration's reform plan nears

Senate panel sets GSE hearing as administration’s reform plan nears

WASHINGTON — The Senate Banking Committee announced it will hold a hearing Sept. 10 to examine next steps for housing finance reform as...
CFPB headquarters

Lenders dread prospect of Fannie, Freddie losing CFPB exemption

Mortgage lenders are fearful that the bottom will fall out of the housing market if the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s proposal to revise...

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac still in conservatorship in 2024? Calabria says it’s possible |...

Recent reporting by Bloomberg suggested that the Trump administration may be wavering on pursuing widespread reforms of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in...
Mark Calabria, chief economist for Vice President Mike Pence

FHFA’s Calabria: No Trump GSE plan until August or September

WASHINGTON — As Washington impatiently awaits the results of presidentially directed reports on housing finance reform, industry observers may have to prepare to...
Trump administration reportedly souring on sweeping Fannie, Freddie reform prior to 2020 election | 2019-07-12

Trump administration reportedly souring on sweeping Fannie, Freddie reform prior to 2020 election |...

Despite momentum towards actually ending the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac seemingly growing by the day, the Trump administration is reportedly...

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CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger

Early-bird special: CFPB to reward firms that quickly fix violations

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is planning to give companies accused of wronging consumers a chance to get released early from consent orders.The...
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California could lose housing leverage over cities under court ruling

A judge's ruling in San Mateo County is raising fears among developers and advocates for more housing construction that the state will lose...
Anthony Kellum

FHA’s strong financial showing points the way on policy

Last month HUD published its annual FHA Actuarial Report. The report shows extremely strong financial performance — with reserves against losses of $62...

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