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FHA Commissioner: Government should act as backstop to private capital

Carol Galante shares her views on housing's future
Christina Mlynski
FHA Commissioner Carol Galante argued this week that housing finance reform needs to be a top priority to keep the housing recovery on track.
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FHA needs $1.7B bailout

Decline in FHA endorsement volume leads to shortfall
Christina Mlynski
The Federal Housing Adminstration will require a $1.7 billion bailout from the Treasury to cover projected losses in mortgage-related programs, officials told Congress in a letter Friday.
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Reverse mortgage shift strains senior retirement

HousingWire Staff
Seniors will have to look for another way to fund their retirement, as the government cuts one source of income for them: the reverse mortgage program.
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FHA Solvency Act heads to Senate

Christina Mlynski
Sens. Tim Johnson and Mike Crapo’s bipartisan FHA Solvency Act of 2013 passed committee by a vote of 21-1.
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