Groups push for FICO score alternative – Scotsman Guide 8/28/17

August 28, 2017 As reported by Victor Whitman, Chief Reporter for  Scotsman Guide.com, in a letter to FHFA Director Mel Watt, a coalition comprised of mortgage trade groups, civil rights and consumer groups, is requesting that the current FICO credit scoring method be replaced with new scoring which would more accurately … Continue reading

Op-Ed – CHLA president, Bill Giambrone: Small lenders want GSEs preserved (8/1/17)

Published by Scotsman Guide on August 1, 2017   By William Giambrone Recently, I had the privilege of testifying before the U.S. Senate banking committee on behalf of the Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) on reform of the government-sponsored enterprises, or GSEs. The hearing brought together associations representing different types of small lenders. … Continue reading