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

CHLA letter to Sec. Mnuchin and Comm. Kautter re: Tax Pass-through – 9/4/18

September 4, 2018   Hon. Steven Mnuchin                                      Hon. David J. Kautter Secretary, Department of the Treasury         Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW                      1111 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 20220                                   Washington, DC  20224 RE:  Internal Revenue Service Proposed Amendments to the Income Tax Regulations (26 CFR part 1) … Continue reading

Joint Letter to FHFA Director Watt to suspend the quarter dividend sweep and direct Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to develop capital restoration plans

June 18, 2018 The Honorable Mel Watt Director Federal Housing Finance Agency 400 7th Street, SW Washington, DC 20024 Dear Director Watt: The signatories below represent civil rights organizations and trade associations of community banks, builders, and independent mortgage lenders. Under your leadership, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have made … Continue reading

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