News & Events
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
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
December 23, 2019
USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on the Natixis Insights podcast with Susan Olson to discuss GSE Reform. Listen now.
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.
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