Items Tagged with 'Shaun Donovan'


  • Julián Castro sworn in, spends first day as HUD Secretary

    Former San Antonio mayor takes over for Shaun Donovan
    "Julián has lived the American Dream in his own life, and I’m confident he will help Americans across our country seize their own piece of that dream for themselves and their children," President Barack Obama said when Castro was confirmed by the Senate earlier this month.
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  • HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan confirmed as director of OMB

    Clears way for Julián Castro as new head of HUD
    "I am pleased that Republicans and Democrats in the Senate today confirmed Shaun Donovan as the next Director of the Office of Management and Budget," President Obama said. Now, Donovan's exit clears the way for San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro to lead HUD.
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  • Obama to announce Julián Castro’s nomination as HUD Secretary

    Three-term San Antonio mayor to replace Shaun Donovan
    According to reports, President Obama will announce Castro’s nomination in the Rose Garden on Friday afternoon. If confirmed by the Senate, Castro would replace the current HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, who’s expected to be named Director of the White House Office of Management and Budget on Friday afternoon as well.
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  • FHA announces plan to expand credit access

    Plan offers MI discounts for borrowers, provides clarity on FHA policies
    The Federal Housing Administration has released its “Blueprint for Access” which outlines the additional steps the agency is taking to expand credit access for “underserved borrowers.”
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  • Follow the housing leaders on Twitter

    14 profiles to follow on Twitter in 2014
    While everyone in the market has an opinion about the housing industry, only a select few have the knowledge to tell you what you need to know in 140 characters or less. HousingWire sifted through the data and chose the best Twitter profiles to follow in 2014.
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  • Treasury Secretary, HUD react to Watt's confirmation

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and HUD Director Shaun Donovan released statements after Rep. Mel Watt was confirmed as the next FHFA director, citing his experience in housing policy and focus on the middle class as positives for the economy and industry.
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  • HUD, MBA leaders fight overcorrection in mortgage lending

    MBA CEO Dave Stevens: ‘Enough is enough.’
    Policymakers and stakeholders took to the podium at the Mortgage Bankers Association 100th Annual Convention & Expo, highlighting the significant progress the mortgage industry has made over the past century, while also pointing out the critical milestones that remain to be reached.
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