A Challenge to a Ginnie Mae-Based Approach to Housing Finance Reform. While there are many GSE reform proposals out there, the election has elevated interest in one particular proposal because its authors command broad professional respect, have extensive in-the-trenches experience, and enjoy deep Republican ties.

New FHFA working paper reimagines housing crash Since the recent housing crash, distressed sales have increased in numbers and have led to concerns about how they affect HPIs. This paper has three parts. First, FHFA’s standard HPIs are compared to HPIs constructed without distressed sales. Working Papers. eJournal..

Privatizing Public Services | Prisons and Schools Proponents of GSE reform say the status quo isn’t working for investors, who they say assume all the risk with the loans purchased by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. When these loans go bad, it’s the.

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Investors Unite, a coalition of investors in government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that is pushing for the GSEs to be re-capitalized and re-privatized so that investors can recoup on their losses, recently released a statement in response to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) GSE reform proposal, saying it is a "complex set [.]

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Shown Here: Introduced in Senate (09/16/2015) Jumpstart GSE Reform Act . Prohibits the use of an increase in the guarantee fee required to be charged by the Federal National Mortgage association (fannie mae), the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac), or any affiliate of such organizations (enterprises) to offset an increase in outlays or a reduction in revenues for any purposes.

"We have yet to see that the House and Senate are on the same page with respect to a list of issues with respect to GSE reform. Unless there is that sort of broad agreement, it’s hard to see [housing finance] reform getting done," Corso said.

Senators craft extended mortgage relief for military Mortgage relief for military, veterans. Under the new rules, mortgage protection is extended to servicemembers, regardless of when their loans were secured, who within nine months of the foreclosure received Hostile Fire/Imminent Danger or so-called combat pay.

GSE reform August 28 Consumer groups, lenders find common cause against cfpb mortgage provision Though advocates and industry are rarely aligned, they are starting to coalesce around a plan that would call for the elimination of the CFPB’s 43% debt-to-income limit as part of its qualified mortgage rule.

Is Seattle about to do away with single-family zoning? Charlotte’s first zoning ordinance was written in 1947. “What the single-family zoning helped do was to designate certain neighborhoods. praised Minneapolis’ plan, and said doing away with.

This paper is a follow up to GSE Reform: Principles and Guardrails, which MBA released in January. Both white papers derive from the work of MBA’s Task Force for a Future Secondary Mortgage Market, made up of individuals from MBA member companies representing a broad cross-section of the residential and multifamily real estate finance industries, including entities of varying sizes and business models.

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