The devil is in the mortgage finance reform details

The devil is in the mortgage finance reform details

On the bumpy road to a common securitization platform

Housing shouldn’t look at any color but the color of money

People with bad credit and bad habits should be squeezed out of housing

Who is Nat Hardwick?

Former LandCastle Title CEO owns NASCAR team, rubs elbows with PGA pros

Items Tagged with 'Housing finance'


Morningstar updates its assessment of American Homes 4 Rent offering

Solid review for AMH’s 2014-SFR1
Trey Garrison
Morningstar Credit Ratings has reviewed early performance data for American Homes 4 Rent 2014-SFR1 and updated its assessment.
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Former Fannie Mae exec: Mel Watt needs to take charge of GSE reform

Offers own 5-point plan for housing finance reform
Ben Lane
On the eve of Watt’s first opportunity to speak about GSE reform, a former Fannie executive is calling on Watt to use his authority as FHFA director to improve access to housing immediately.
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Fannie, Freddie exit bill finally arrives

Plus, what will Yellen do?
Jacob Gaffney
Everything you need to know about the Johnson-Crapo bill. Also, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen could have a trick up her sleeve for this week's FOMC meeting. Plus, what's the real reason the stock market tanked last week?
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Find out why the Tax Reform Act of 2014 could cost beaucoup bucks

Housing, finance industry groups lead revolt against proposal
Trey Garrison
The Chair of the House Ways and Means Committee wants to reform the tax code, but his initial slate of ideas has people in the housing finance industry up in arms.
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What does Mel Watt mean for housing finance in 2014?

HousingWire wants to hear from you!
HousingWire Staff
Mel Watt (D-NC) is set to take the helm as the next official director at the Federal Housing Finance Administration. We want to hear from you: what does a Mel Watt-led FHFA mean for U.S. housing finance, in 2014 and beyond?
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HW Memes - Part 2

The year in review: HW memes revisit the top mortgage finance stories of 2013

Brena Swanson
The housing finance system faced many pivotal turning points in 2013. To illustrate the market's 12-month trajectory, HousingWire has compiled a series of memes to recap the year.
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