LO Comp Flexibility to Increase Consumer Choice and Savings

2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 610 Arlington, VA 22201 (571) 527-2601 April 8, 2019 Ms. Kathy Kraninger Director Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 1700 G Street, NW Washington, DC 20552 Dear Director Kraninger: The Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) is writing to offer recommendations on how to provide targeted flexibility on Loan … Continue reading

CHLA Asks Congress to Approve Higher Pay Scales for Ginnie Mae Staff

In identical letters (House letter attached) to House and Senate authorizers and appropriators, the Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) today asked Congress to adopt legislation that would create higher pay scales for the Government National Mortgage Association (GNMA), commensurate with other federal financial regulators, such as the FDIC and the … Continue reading

CHLA Statement to House Financial Services Committee on The Bipartisan Housing Finance Reform Act of 2018

    Testimony of Don Calcaterra, Jr. On behalf of the Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA)     House Financial Services Committee  Hearing on “The Bipartisan Housing Finance Reform Act of 2018”   December 21, 2018    Chairman Hensarling, Ranking Member Waters, and Members of the Committee, I appreciate this … Continue reading

CHLA Comment Letter to USDA Rural Housing Service re: RHS Interest Rate Ceiling

  October 12, 2018   Request for Information Establishment of Maximum Interest Rate Rural Housing Service   Kate Jensen Finance and Loan Analyst Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program USDA Rural Development 1400 Independence Avenue STOP 0784, Room 2250 Washington DC  20250-1522 Dear Ms. Jensen: The Community Home Lenders Association … Continue reading

CHLA Member IMBs Write IRS: IMBs Should Be Fully Eligible for Small Business Passthrough Tax Deduction 10/01/2018

  October 1, 2018   Hon. Steven Mnuchin                                         Hon. Charles Rettig Secretary, Department of the Treasury           Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW                … Continue reading

CHLA letter to FHFA re: Capital Requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac – 9/5/18

September 5, 2018   Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Federal Housing Finance Agency Enterprise Capital Requirements RIN 2590-AA95 The Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) is pleased to submit these comments regarding the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) proposed rule to establish Capital Requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.  CHLA does … Continue reading