February 14, 2019 As reported by Paul Muolo of Inside Mortgage Finance, the Community Home Lenders Association has come out in support of Mark Calabria’s nomination for director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency. Click here to read full article.
Report Calls for Balanced Supervision of Smaller IMB Issuers Contact: Scott Olson For Immediate Release 571-527-2601 … Continue reading
January 17, 2019 As reported by Hannah Lang in today’s National Mortgage News, Community Home Lenders Association Executive Director, Scott Olson, weighs in on the latest blueprint on GSE reform offered by The Milken Institute. Click Here to read article.
December 21, 2018 As reported by Victor Whitman in today’s Scotsmanguide.com, the House Financial Services Committee, in its final hearing of 2018, met to listen to industry representatives regarding the Bipartisan Housing Finance Reform Act. Lobbyists for larger housing and banking trade groups, as well as smaller independent mortgage banks … Continue reading
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
November 26, 2018 As reported by Hannah Lang in National Mortgage News, mortgage lenders and consumer groups are making their voices heard as FHFA develops a plan meant to help with the transition if Fannie and Freddie are released from government conservatorship. CHLA comments. Click Here for full article. … Continue reading
November 15, 2018 As reported by Victor Whitman on scotsmanguide.com, FHA Commissioner Brian Montgomery is looking to make significant changes that will likely make it harder for new borrowers to obtain loans from the Federal Housing Administration. CHLA comments. Click Here for full article.
More balanced oversight is required to ensure fair competition in the mortgage industry by Scott Olson, Executive Director, Community Home Lenders Association “…the time has come for a more even-handed approach to mortgage regulation — a new paradigm if you will — that puts the focus on borrowers; bases the … Continue reading
CHLA Calls on RHS to Eliminate “Anachronistic” Interest Rate Cap Contact: Scott Olson For Immediate Release 571-527-2601 … Continue reading
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