Press Release: USMI Applauds Johnson-Crapo Housing Reform Bill
For Immediate Release
March 18, 2014
Robert Schwartz 202-207-3665 (email@example.com)
Michael Timberlake 202-207-3637 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Statement from U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI)
“USMI applauds Senate Banking Committee Chairman Johnson and Ranking Member Crapo for reaching a bipartisan agreement on housing finance reform legislation, drawing largely from the bipartisan Corker/Warner bill. We are pleased that the bill recognizes the important role of private mortgage insurance in ensuring access to housing finance for borrowers while protecting taxpayers and serving lenders of all sizes. We look forward to working constructively with Congress and other policymakers to build a well-functioning housing finance system backed by private capital.”
U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) is dedicated to a housing finance system backed by private capital that enables access to housing finance for borrowers while protecting taxpayers. Mortgage insurance offers an effective way to make mortgage credit available to more people. USMI is ready to help build the future of homeownership. Learn more at www.usmi.org.