WASHINGTON — Federal Housing Finance Agency nominee explains position at confirmation hearing.
Panel to take up housing finance reform with a focus on private investments.
North Carolina congressman's nomination to FHFA top spot prompts careful comments from trades.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency, the regulator and manager of government-owned Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, is poised to start to restructure the secondary mortgage market whether credit unions, banks or legislators are ready or not.
Two secondary mortgage giants will begin work on their replacement.
These three articles offer an in-depth look at the beginning of the new year for Congress and credit unions.
It seems likely that 2013 will contain two distinct aspects for credit union mortgage programs. On the one hand, it seems certain that credit unions will continue to take a greater share of the overall mortgage market.
CUNA announced new legislative priorities for 2013 that include four key agenda items: preserving the credit union tax exemption, reducing regulatory burden, engaging in housing finance reform and advancing credit union charter enhancements.
Forget that jobless claims were revised upward, even higher than initial projections. The New Year is a time for optimism. As California CU League Economist Dwight Johnston wrote in his commentary in the Trust for Credit Unions e-newsletter, “This was the fifth year in a row of triple-digit gains on...
Resolution for 2013: Put some energy into political activity, regardless of which side of an issue you're on.