Announcements & Statements

USMI STATEMENT ON CFPB’s PROPOSED RULES ON THE GENERAL QM LOAN DEFINITION AND EXTENSION OF THE GSE PATCH

June 23, 2020

WASHINGTON — U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on the general qualified mortgage (QM) definition under the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z) and the extension of … Continued

New Report Finds Low Down Payment Mortgage Lending Increased in 2019, Meanwhile Saving for a 20 Percent Down Payment Could Take 21 Years

June 22, 2020

WASHINGTON — U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), the association representing the nation’s leading private mortgage insurance (MI) companies, today released its annual state-by-state report on low down payment mortgage lending. The report finds the number of low down payment loans backed … Continued

USMI STATEMENT ON FHFA’S RE-PROPOSED ENTERPRISE CAPITAL RULE

May 21, 2020

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Johnson, President of U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), today issued the following statement on the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) Re-Proposed Rule on Enterprise Capital: “USMI supports meaningful and appropriate capital requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the GSEs) … Continued

USMI STATEMENT ON BIPARTISAN SENATE CONFIRMATION OF BRIAN MONTGOMERY AS HUD DEPUTY SECRETARY

May 12, 2020

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Johnson, President of U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), today issued the following statement on the confirmation of Brian Montgomery by the United States Senate to serve as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD): “USMI … 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

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