Bill Giambrone

Bill Giambrone

Bill Giambrone is the president and CEO of Platinum Home Mortgage, and the president of the Community Home Lenders Association.

ARTICLES

  • From HW Magazine

    Life of loan premium policy hurts borrowers and FHA

    Life of Loan has outlived its usefulness
    For 85 years, American families of modest means looked to the Federal Housing Administration for affordable mortgage loans to attain the dream of homeownership. But these homeowners, many of whom are minority and first-time homebuyers, now face a rude awakening. They will be saddled with years of excessive premium payments amounting to tens of thousands of dollars.
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  • [Counterpoint] Here's how small lenders can support GSE reform

    The debate behind recapitilizing the GSEs
    [Expert commentary] It is time to put to rest the straw man argument that groups in Washington that want to recapitalize the government sponsored enterprises or build a capital buffer want to "recap and release" the GSEs without reforms. Congress needs facts and a proper and correct reminder of history as they debate allowing too big to fail institutions to become GSEs and whether to have a capital buffer.
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