News & Events

USMI Statement on Nomination of Brian Montgomery as Deputy Secretary of the HUD

October 8, 2019

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Johnson, President of U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), today issued the following statement on the President’s intent to nominate Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Commissioner Brian Montgomery as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development … Continued

USMI Roundup: Developments in Housing Finance

September 21, 2019

Congress is back from recess, Pumpkin Spice lattes are back on the menu, and housing finance reform is back at the top of news headlines in Washington this fall. In September, the Trump Administration released plans to reform the nation’s … Continued

USMI Submits Comments to CFPB’s Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on the Qualified Mortgage Definition

September 18, 2019

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Johnson, President of U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), today released the following statement on the organization’s comment letter submitted in response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (“the Bureau”) Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on the “Qualified Mortgage … Continued

USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON ON ‘THE REAL ESTATE WAY TO WEALTH AND FREEDOM’

September 17, 2019

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on ‘The Real Estate Way to Wealth and Freedom” podcast with Jacob Ayers to discuss the value of private mortgage insurance to borrowers and tax payers and how private mortgage insurance creates a stable housing … Continued

USMI President Lindsey Johnson on the ‘Engage with Andy Busch’ Podcast

September 10, 2019

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on the ‘Engage with Andy Busch’ podcast to discuss the current state of housing, how the mortgage market is structured and how the private sector provides a backstop. They also cover the GSEs, what happened … Continued

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