CHLA Letter to FHA Commissioner Brian Montgomery – 5/30/18

2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 610 Arlington, VA 22201 (571) 527-2601   May 30, 2018 Mr. Brian Montgomery Commissioner Federal Housing Administration Department of Housing and Urban Development 451 7th Street SW Washington, DC 20410 Dear Commissioner Montgomery: The Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) writes to congratulate you on your confirmation … Continue reading

Consumer complaint database could soon go – Scotsman Guide 4/16/18

April 16, 2018 Scotsman Guide  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) under the direction of Mick Mulvaney, is reviewing how the agency handles consumer complaints against financial-services companies. Members of the mortgage industry have opposed the releasing of these complaints to the public, stating without full verification, some companies may … Continue reading

Dodd-Frank relief bill moves to the Senate floor – Scotsman Guide 3/05/18

March 5, 2018 As posted on Scotsmanguide.com by Victor Whitman (victorw@scotsmanguide.com) Senate Bill 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, likely has enough bi-partisan support in the Senate to avoid a filibuster.  It is being described as a “skinny” reform measure to address Dodd-Frank.  Scott Olson, executive director … Continue reading

Trade group: America doesn’t need multiple GSEs – Interview with CHLA executive director, Scott Olson

 Feb 26, 2018   By Victor Whitman An interview with CHLA executive director Scott Olson appearing in Scotsman Guide on February 26, 2018, explains why the Community Home Lenders Association is opposed to increasing the number of GSE-type entities, among other proposed reforms. Click Here for full interview.