How far can lenders push the credit box?

How far can lenders push the credit box?

Watt announcement helps, but risk keeps standards tight

Warren calls for GAO investigation of nonbank servicers

Asks GAO to review “unprecedented” growth of nonbank servicers

Freddie Mac CEO: We will help increase mortgage lending

Competition among two is still competition
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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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Did we forget Fannie and Freddie are mortgage bond dealers?

GSE reform needs to consider mortgage finance more
Jacob Gaffney
GSE reform needs to consider the mortgage bond market first. Yes, the government-sponsored enterprises became used as tools of housing policy, but let's not confuse that with mortgage finance.
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2 Senators, 1 plan to completely reform housing finance?

Bipartisan strategy to replace Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Jacob Gaffney
Last fall, the Senate Banking Committee hosted an in-depth series of hearings exploring essential elements necessary for reform. This 10-point plan is the result and legislation will soon be introduced.
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