Regional price variances, low inventory and too many homeowners still underwater mean higher prices aren't resulting in big loan gains.
NCUA chairman promotes need for authority over vendors when introducing a proposed rule.
Multi-agency rule that applies to state oversight of appraisal management firms is a Dodd-Frank mandate.
ASI-approved H.R. 3584, which would allow privately-insured credit unions to join a FHLB, passes House committee markup.
A new Senate plan would insure and regulate mortgage backed securities like credit union deposits.
FHFA inspector general audit recommendations include eliminating automatic overrides in system.
Civil rights group seeks agency's justification in light of Richmond, Calif.,
Now MI policies will have to include loan modification strategies, agency says.
Bill Hampel, senior vice president and chief economist at CUNA, told Congress Nov. 5 his trade association supports the Corker-Warner bill's general approach to housing finance reform, but he suggested several areas in need of improvement.
WASHINGTON—Freddie Mac CEO Donald Layton urged housing finance executives Oct. 28 to focus less on the fate of his company and Fannie Mae and more on the lending infrastructure the two have marshaled.