Items Tagged with 'private insurers'


  • GSE reform proposals next on the to-do list

    Housing recovery prompts Congress to move forward with GSE restructuring
    There seems to be a bipartisan commitment to encouraging private capital to re-enter the housing market, while winding down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s dominance in the space.
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  • Private insurers forced out of flood insurance market

    Can the government’s program step in?
    With hurricane season approaching, analysts are skeptical about an entity or group that has the means to step in and relieve taxpayers from the losses endured by homeowners impacted by natural disasters. As private insurers continue to back out of the market, the National Flood Insurance Program is essentially left to foot the risk.
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