Announcements & Statements

Nine Organizations Send Joint Letter to CFPB in response to its Rulemaking on QM Definition

January 21, 2020

January 21, 2020 The Honorable Kathleen L. Kraninger Director Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 1700 G Street NW Washington, DC 20552 Dear Director Kraninger: The undersigned organizations are writing in response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (Bureau) rulemaking regarding the … Continued

USMI STATEMENT ON U.S. CONGRESS EXTENDING MORTGAGE INSURANCE TAX DEDUCTION

January 17, 2020

WASHINGTON — U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) President Lindsey Johnson issued the following statement on the decision made by the U.S. Congress to extend the tax deduction for mortgage insurance (MI) premiums in the H.R.1865 – Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020. … Continued

USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON ON ‘Wine and Dime’ PODCAST

December 16, 2019

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on “Wine and Dime” with Amy Irvine to discuss how private mortgage insurance can help millenials get into their first home. Listen now.

USMI Roundup: Developments in Housing Finance

December 13, 2019

As the year draws to a close, the focus is on the end-of-year legislative and rulemaking deadlines—as well as looking at what’s ahead for housing in 2020. Earlier this month, the Urban Institute published an updated report that provides analysis … Continued

USMI PRESIDENT LINDSEY JOHNSON ON ‘THE BUSINESS CREDIT & FINANCING SHOW’ PODCAST

November 18, 2019

USMI President Lindsey Johnson appeared on the ‘The Business Credit & Financing Show’ podcast with Ty Crandall to discuss the role of private mortgage insurance in helping people buy their first home without breaking the bank. Listen now.

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