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USMI STATEMENT ON U.S. CONGRESS EXTENDING MORTGAGE INSURANCE TAX DEDUCTION

January 17, 2020

WASHINGTON — U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on the decision made by the U.S. Congress to extend the tax deduction for mortgage insurance (MI) premiums in the H.R.1865 – Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020. … Continued

“NO, THE FHA SHOULD NOT BE PUSHED TO THE BRINK AGAIN” BY USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON

January 7, 2020

Some hailed the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s annual report on the Federal Housing Administration’s financial status as evidence that the government mortgage insurance program should lower its fees. And they said that FHA should consider expanding its footprint in the … Continued

USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON ON NATIXIS INSIGHTS PODCAST

December 23, 2019

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on the Natixis Insights podcast with Susan Olson to discuss GSE Reform. Listen now.

USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON ON ‘Wine and Dime’ PODCAST

December 16, 2019

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on “Wine and Dime” with Amy Irvine to discuss how private mortgage insurance can help millenials get into their first home. Listen now.

USMI Roundup: Developments in Housing Finance

December 13, 2019

As the year draws to a close, the focus is on the end-of-year legislative and rulemaking deadlines—as well as looking at what’s ahead for housing in 2020. Earlier this month, the Urban Institute published an updated report that provides analysis … Continued

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