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USMI Roundup: Developments in Housing Finance

February 28, 2020

We are ready for March Madness but will take the extra day in February to highlight what has been a very busy start to 2020 for housing policy! CFPB Director on Qualified Mortgage (QM) RuleIndustry and Consumer Groups Call for … Continued

USMI STATEMENT ON NOMINATION OF DANA WADE FOR FEDERAL HOUSING COMMISSIONER

February 21, 2020

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Johnson, President of the U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), today issued the following statement on the nomination of Dana Wade to serve as Federal Housing Commissioner: “USMI applauds the White House’s announcement of the President’s intent to nominate Dana Wade … Continued

USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON ON ‘BEST REAL ESTATE INVESTING ADVICE EVER’

January 22, 2020

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on “Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever” with Joe Fairless to discuss her background in mortgage finance and the role of private mortgage insurance in today’s mortgage system. Listen here.

Nine Organizations Send Joint Letter to CFPB in response to its Rulemaking on QM Definition

January 21, 2020

January 21, 2020 The Honorable Kathleen L. Kraninger Director Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 1700 G Street NW Washington, DC 20552 Dear Director Kraninger: The undersigned organizations are writing in response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (Bureau) rulemaking regarding the … Continued

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

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