Add the National Association of Realtors to those encouraged by the FHA's annual premium cut on its mortgage insurance.
Groups say measure will go a long way towards helping many Americans become homeowners.
The reduction from 1.35% to 0.85% will save the typical first time home buyer $900 per year, the White House says.
Down payment and mortgage insurance is waived for qualified teachers, firefighters, law enforcement and military.
Realtors say mortgage insurance pricing hundreds of thousands out of the market.
Genworth Mortgage Insurance video lays out hows, whys of growing environmentally sustainable home market.
Analysis shows Republican-leaning states particularly affected in areas of home purchasing and student lending.
One of the three biggest national ratings agencies has moved its outlook on CUNA Mutual Group's Mortgage Insurance pending sale to a subsidiary of Arch Capital from negative to positive.
Private mortgage insurers have been alerting clients and potential clients they will insure loans whose closing have been delayed by federal shutdown.
Enforcement action over what bureau said were widespread kickbacks to lenders across the country.