USMI Roundup: Developments in Housing Finance

April 23, 2021

We are well into Spring and there continues to be numerous developments in housing finance. April is Financial Literacy Month, so U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) has been hard at work highlighting the unique role private mortgage insurance (MI) plays in … Continued

USMI Member Spotlight: Q&A with Tim Mattke of MGIC

April 16, 2021

USMI’s member spotlight series focuses on how the private mortgage insurance (MI) industry works to address several critical issues within the housing finance system, including expanding access to affordable mortgage credit for first-time and minority homebuyers, protecting taxpayers from risk … Continued

USMI Featured on HousingWire Podcast

April 13, 2021

USMI President Lindsey Johnson was a guest on HousingWire’s April 12 “Housing News” podcast. Interviewed by HousingWire Editor in Chief Sarah Wheeler, Johnson explained the unique role that private mortgage insurers have played in helping low down payment borrowers, and … Continued

USMI Comment Letter to CFPB on QM Compliance Delay and GSE Patch Extension

April 6, 2021

USMI submitted a comment letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in response to its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPR) to delay the mandatory compliance date of the December 2020 General Qualified Mortgage (QM) final rule and the extension of … Continued

USMI STATEMENT ON HUD’S DECISION TO MAINTAIN CURRENT PRICING OF FHA MORTGAGE INSURANCE PREMIUMS

March 31, 2021

WASHINGTON—Lindsey Johnson, President of U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI), released the following statement on the announcement by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia Fudge that the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) will maintain its current pricing of mortgage … Continued

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