November 17, 2022
Letter: Joint Trades Letter to House Ways and Means Committee in Support of MI Tax Deduction

USMI joined a coalition of housing finance organizations in sending a letter to the House Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal.

November 17, 2022
Letter: Joint Trades Letter to Senate Finance Committee in Support of MI Tax Deduction

USMI joined a coalition of housing finance organizations in sending a letter to the Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden.

November 15, 2022
Statement: FHA’s 2022 Annual Financial Report to Congress

USMI issued the following statement on the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) release of its Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Report to Congress on the financial status of the Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund (MMIF).

October 25, 2022
Statement: FHFA’s Announcements Regarding GSE Pricing, Credit Scores and Appraisal Data

USMI issued the following statement on the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcements.

October 14, 2022
Blog: Q&A with Brian Montgomery, former Deputy Secretary of HUD

Brian Montgomery is Chairman and Founding Partner of Gate House Strategies, LLC. He served as the Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) until January 2021.

October 12, 2022
Blog: Q&A with Senator Bob Menendez

Senator Bob Menendez grew up the son of Cuban immigrants in a tenement building in Union City and has risen to become one of 100 United States Senators.

September 29, 2022
Blog: Q&A with Luis Padilla, NAHREP® President

Luis C. Padilla is the President of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP), a nonprofit trade association dedicated to advancing sustainable homeownership for the Hispanic community in America.

September 29, 2022
Blog: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month – Q&A with Prominent Housing Leaders

As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, USMI reached out to prominent leaders in the housing finance and mortgage industries to discuss their work and perspectives on the goal of increasing Hispanic homeownership in America.

September 21, 2022
Blog: Growing Hispanic Homeownership – A Promise or an Unreachable Goal?

Hispanic homeownership has steadily grown for seven consecutive years, and it is predicted that Hispanic households will account for 70% of homeownership growth over the next 20 years.

September 21, 2022
Blog: El aumento de propietarios hispanos de viviendas – ¿Una promesa o a una meta inalcanzable?

El número de hogares hispanos ha crecido firmemente durante los últimos 7 años consecutivos y se pronostica que representarán el 70% del crecimiento de la propiedad de vivienda en los próximos 20 años.

July 29, 2022
Newsletter: July 2022

We are in the midst of DC’s summer heat, and housing policy remains a hot topic ahead of the August congressional recess.

July 22, 2022
Letter: Statement to Senate Finance Committee Hearing, “The Role of Tax Incentives in Affordable Housing”

USMI submitted a statement for the record to the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance for its July 20 hearing, “The Role of Tax Incentives in Affordable Housing.”