Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) moves to invoke cloture on nomination for Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.)
WASHINGTON — Freddie Mac CEO Donald Layton talks housing finance GSEs to mortgage bankers' confab.
WASHINGTON — FHFA's Edward DeMarco says agency will give market time to react.
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHFA rent space, announce search is on for CEO for new organization: Common Securitization Solutions LLC.
More evidence has appeared suggesting housing finance loans purchased by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are poised to get a bit smaller.
NAFCU general counsel Carrie Hunt says she still sees "negative downstream effect" in proposed changes to qualified residential mortgage rules.
President Barack Obama laid out his initiative to reform the secondary mortgage market in a speech on Aug. 6 that trash talked Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and voiced support for a Senate bill that would wind down the government sponsored enterprises and replace them with a mostly privatized system.
President rolls out his own plan to wind down Fannie and Freddie, a plan similar to Corker-Warner proposal in the Senate.
President's new plan resembles Senate measure to wind down Fannie and Freddie.
The House Financial Services Committee passed the Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act July 24 by a vote of 30-27.