|Thursday April 30th 2015|
|GSEs stress tested – Seeking Alpha|
|Leaked Treasury memo on Fannie, Freddie fuels fire for sweep critics – Housing Wire|
|Leaked Fannie (FNMA), Freddie (FMCC) Memo May Include a ‘Bombshell’, Dick Bove Says – StreetInsider|
|Fannie Mae’s Mortgage Portfolio Expands Again While Delinquency Rate Drops To 1.78 Percent – DS News|
|Wednesday April 29th 2015|
|Exclusive: Leaked Treasury Memo Counters Legal Claims – Inside Sources
Link to Leaked Memo (pdf)
|Tuesday April 28th 2015|
|You Can’t Fix the Mortgage Market From Here – US News|
|Pershing Square 2015 European Investor Meeting [Slides] – Valuewalk
GSEs are on pages 43 and 44 of the presentation.
|Monday April 27th 2015|
|Jousting with Grassley, Treasury Feints and Jukes – Bill Maloni Blog|
|Friday April 24th 2015|
|The Heavy Hand of US Market Intervention – Nick Timiraos tweet|
|Mortgage Industry Outlook Report – Hubspot (pdf)
User km provides comment to this report on timhoward717.com
|Avoid These Stocks at All Costs – Motley Fool|
|“Biz Talk with Jim Campbell” – Will Fannie & Freddie Need Another Bailout – with the Former Chairman of the FDIC – WYBC (podcast)|
|Blackstone’s Single-Family Rental Venture Could Go Public in Next Two Years – REIT|
|Thursday April 23rd 2015|
|Freddie Debt Eases Derivative Use That Prompted New Bailout Talk – Bloomberg|
|Brian Deese’s 5Point Plan (Summer of ’12 or thereabouts): – Medium|
|Fannie Mae: Lenders expect boost from GSE 97% LTV products – Housing Wire|
|Michael Stegman’s private label RMBS revival plan – Real Estate Rama
|03/10/2014 – Berkowitz: Treasury’s Rationale for Fannie Bailout Fix Is ‘Nonsense’ – WSJ|
|11/02/2009 – Goldman Eyes Tax Credits Fannie Mae Doesn’t Need – NY Times|
|09/08/2008 – Transcript: Paulson on Fannie, Freddie Bailout – CNBC|
|Wednesday April 22nd 2015|
|Fannie And Freddie: Recent Developments Point To Privatization – Seeking Alpha by David Sims|
|Randy DeValk: WSJ Reporter or Treasury Official? Alliance pays WSJ big dividends – timhoward717|
|Bombshell: Treasury now claims Fannie, Freddie bailout wasn’t loan – Housing Wire|
|Hearing entitled “The Future of Housing in America: Increasing Private Sector Participation in Affordable Housing” – House.gov
Happening Thursday at 9:15 am.
|New Fannie, Freddie Rules May Let Mortgage Insurers Take More of FHA-Led Market – The Street|
|Treasury Says GSEs Have an ‘Ongoing Financial Commitment’ to Taxpayers – The M Report|
|FHFA Walks Careful Line in Keeping GSE Fees Steady – National Mortgage News|
|Bank of America appeals $1.27 Billion ‘Hustle’ penalty – MarketWatch|
|The Legal Odds Are Shifting in the A.I.G. Case – NY Times|
|The Five Questions AIG Bailout Judge Wants Answered – Bloomberg|
|AIG Bailout Trial Judge Questions U.S. Over Taking Equity – Bloomberg|
|Judge seems skeptical of government’s AIG bailout terms – Courier-Journal|
|Judge sees ‘dilemma’ in government defense of AIG bailout – IU via Politico|
|Tuesday April 21th 2015|
|Fannie Says Better Growth For Rest of 2015 – Popular Economics Blog|
|CMLA Refocuses Attention on Recapitalization – Investors Unite|
|Should Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Really Be AAA Rated? – 27WallSt|
|Mortgage experts take on Fannie, Freddie reform at American Mortgage Conference – Biz Journals|
|Status Quo On Housing Finance Keeps Failed System In Place – Forbes|
|Who Owns Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac? – NPR|
|Investors Grumble as Freddie Shifts Risk of Helping Homeowners – Bloomberg
Bondholders not shareholders
|Treasury Department: Fannie, Freddie Bailout Wasn’t A Loan – WSJ
Here is a link to the response from Randall DeValk acting for the Treasury.
|07/26/2013 – Summers nomination fear: Market jitters – Has the economy already peaked? – Democrats blur line on tax policy – Politico
Corker and Warner dine with Blackrock execs in ’13.
|Monday April 20th 2015|
|In this corner, from Iowa, weighing…. – Bill Maloni Blog|
|The incredible shrinking deficit is no more – Washington Examiner|
|Obama’s Three Premises – American Thinker|
|Rep. Blackburn Asks Colleagues to Support Her Bill on Fannie & Freddie Reserve – Investors Unite
and same article from Valuewalk
|Fannie Mae economist: Economic momentum will boost housing markets – Housing Wire|
|The Authority to End the GSEs Conservatorship Sits with FHFA, Intentionally – Investors Unite
and the Valuewalk article
|Is this any way to run a mortgage market? – Housing Wire|
|Jon Prior tweet – talks about Paul Volcker and the GSEs|
|What Fannie Mae’s and Freddie Mac’s Fee Changes Mean To You – WSJ|
|Sunday April 19th 2015|
|Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac model to be exported to China – Want China Times|
|Mel Watt’s Taxpayer Guarantee – WSJ|
|Saturday April 18th 2015|
|gseopinions.com – Top Analyst/Journalist Positions on Reformed GSEs and Adherence to Rule of Law
@hill_matt created this site. Looks like a great reference. Thanks Matt!
|Mortgage Insurers Don’t Get Their Wish in New GSE Capital Rules – National Mortgage News|
|A Fannie Mae Primer (Or Why My Great Aunt Edna’s Eating Bear Meat 3 Times a Day) – Medium|
|08/20/2014 – Documents Reveal Government Saw Gold in Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac Profit ‘Sweep’ – NLPC|
|Friday April 17th 2015|
|The Government Might Leave Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Alone – Motley Fool
I’m not sure why this is news now. Sen. Shelby made these comments on March 25th.
|Is it really risky business at Fannie, Freddie? – Housing Wire|
|Freddie, Fannie Got Off-Track With Business Model: Rosner – Bloomberg Video|
|What may happen if conservatorship of Fannie is ended – Brad Barker Tweet|
|Fannie and Freddie Restart Risky ‘Affordable Housing’ Programs – Fox Business|
|Gaining Traction: Fannie and Freddie Flirt with Re-privatization – Wharton.Upenn.edu|
|Fannie Mae Prices $1.01 Billion Multifamily DUS REMIC (FNA 2015-M7) Under Its GeMS™ Program – PR News Wire|
|Results of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Guarantee Fee Review – FHFA.gov|
|FHFA leaving g-fees alone, revising primary mortgage insurance requirements – Housing Wire|
|GSEs Revise Requirements for Private Mortgage Insurance Eligibilty – The M Report|
|Thursday April 16th 2015|
|David Abrams Waiting For Obama To Leave Office For Fannie, Freddie Payout – Valuewalk
This is the article from yesterday’s Valuewalk tweet.
|Regulatory Obstacles to Mortgage Credit – Testimony before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs (pdf) – Senate.gov|
|Has Senator Grassley Been Co-opted by Hedge Funds? – Bloomberg Video|
|Home Builders Seek Congressional, Regulatory Action to Ease Tight Credit Conditions – NAHB|
|Clinton Housing Policy Wrecked Economy, Not 1% – IBD|
|What’s the Next Potential Road Block and When did the Taking Occurred? – TH717.wordpress.com|
|U.S. Fed buys $10.3 billion of mortgage bonds, sells $1.5 billion – Reuters|
|Wednesday April 15th 2015|
|Fannie And Freddie: Regulated Utilities, Cost Of Capital And Rate Of Return – Seeking Alpha by David Sims|
|Fannie And Freddie’s 100% Tax Gets The Spotlight – Seeking Alpha by Glen Bradford|
|Exclusive: U.S. Senate Banking panel launches new investigative team – Reuters
Not GSE related…yet.
|Fannie Mae launches major first-time homebuyer assistance program – Housing Wire|
|3 former Freddie Mac execs settle SEC disclosures lawsuit – Washington Post
“The gradual recovery of the housing market has made the companies profitable again, and they have fully repaid the government loans.”
|Ocwen May Hand Bad-Mortgage Contracts to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac – Bloomberg|
|Is Fannie’s new homebuyer assistance another step toward GSE bailout? – Housing Wire|
|Fannie, Freddie to Lower Fees for Some Borrowers – WSJ
|GSEs to lower fees only modestly – Seeking Alpha|
I’m not sure what article this came from.
|Hearing entitled “The Future of Housing in America: Increasing Private Sector Participation in Affordable Housing” – House.gov
This is happening on Thursday at 9:15 am.
|We need reform that will protect 30-year mortgage, taxpayers – The Hill
Carney, Delaney and Himes trying to gain support for their bill.
|Tuesday April 14th 2015|
|Treasury Official Goes Rogue and the Shot Heard Around The World. (Gimme Shelter) – timhoward717|
|Bill Ackman Makes New Herbalife Claims, Calls Student Loans A Bubble Worry – Forbes
Some GSE talk near the end.
|The U.S. Housing Market: Ready to Bloom; Ripe for Reform? (Video) – Livestream.com
Housing finance reform talk starts around the 1 hour mark.
|Dimensions of Supply and Demand: Spring Real Estate Market Outlook – Slideshare.net
This is the presentation from today’s Housing Policy Council event.
|#HousingBloom tweets. The panel did read a question or two from the twitter feed – twubs.com|
|Fannie Mae: Dave Stevens Doesn’t Understand Investors, Or The Rule Of Law – Valuewalk
IU article from yesterday.
|SEC Reaches Settlement with Former Freddie Mac Executives – WSJ
|Ex-Freddie Mac Officials Settle SEC Suit Over Subprime Loans – Bloomberg|
|How to Revive The Private Mortgage Market – WSJ
|GSEs in Conservatorship Seen as Working ‘Pretty Well’ for Lenders – Google Groups via Inside Mortgage Finance
Scroll down to the post by crownjewels.
|Monday April 13th 2015|
|New Player, New Games? – Bill Maloni Blog|
|The Grassley Letter in Broader Context – CRT Capital
This was linked in Bill Maloni’s blog.
|While Waiting for Discovery to End and Depositions to Begin, Lets Review the Facts – TH717.wordpress
TH717.wordpress is not affiliated with timhoward717.com
|Housing Policy Council featuring CoreLogic – The U.S. Housing Market: Ready to Bloom; Ripe for Reform? – Eventbrite
Michael Stegman is speaking here on Tuesday and it starts at 8:30 am. Follow on twitter with hashtag #housingbloom. Here is another article about the event. The speakers viewpoints are anti-GSE.
|Dave Stevens Doesn’t Understand Investors, or the Rule of Law – Investors Unite|
|Lawrence Delevingne tweet
The tweet is a quote from Bill Ackman at the 13D Conference. Lawrence is a reporter for CNBC.com.
G-fees expected to be announced this week.
|Budget Gap in U.S. Widens as Spending Tops Record Revenue – Bloomberg
Because the GSEs didn’t send enough money.
|Purchase mortgage application volume reaches highest level since July 2013 – MPA Mag|
|Sunday April 12th 2015|
|Does Dave Stevens speak for everyone at the MBA? This commenter says no. – timhoward717
I can’t speak to the authenticity of this commenter.
|Fannie Mae: Powerful Senate Judiciary Chairman Questions The Feds – Valuewalk
|02/13/2013 – No, Marco Rubio, government did not cause the housing crisis – Washington Post|
|Saturday April 11th 2015|
|Poor take-up of long term mortgages – Stuff.co.nz
I found this piece of information. “In the US home loan mortgage broking house Freddie Mac had 76 percent of its securities on 30-year terms, with a further 18 percent are on 15 year fixed rate terms.”
|02/17/2010 – GSE Losses As Shadow Bailout – Rortybomb.wordpress
“Lawmakers, particularly Democrats, leaned on Fannie and Freddie to buy and hold those troubled debts, hoping that removing them from the system would help the economy recover.”
“He (Hank Paulson) wanted to use the troubled companies to unlock the frozen credit market by allowing Fannie and Freddie to buy more mortgage-backed securities from overburdened banks.”
More proof the GSEs were used to bail out the TBTF banks. This article also references some good articles within it.
|Friday April 10th 2015|
|Time Out! Clarification on GSE Reform – Linkedin|
|MBA’s Stevens: Time for a clarification on Fannie, Freddie reform – Housing Wire
Same article from HW. Some comments after the article.
|Time In! Clarification on GSE Reform – Linkedin
by Glen Bradford
|Government’s hijacking of Fannie & Freddie profits leave GSEs at risk – Resource Investor|
|Bove takes issue with Carney view on Frannie – Seeking Alpha|
|Nomura and RBS await judge ruling on FHFA mortgage lawsuit – Housing Wire|
|FHFA, Nomura Trial Over Mortgage-Backed Securities Winding Down – The M Report|
|The real impact of Fannie Mae’s Collateral Underwriter – Housing Wire|
|A nation of renters: Why it’s so hard for Americans to buy a home – Fortune|
|Thursday April 9th 2015|
|Clarification about yesterday’s Sen. Grassley’s letter.
Sen. Grassley sent out two letters. Yesterday, I linked to the one he sent to Attorney General Eric Holder. He also wrote a second letter to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew.
|Grassley Seeks Transparency Over Administration Decisions on Fannie, Freddie Earnings, Expresses Concern Over Apparent Invocation of Executive Privilege – Senate.gov
This is the news release sent out by Sen. Grassley’s office.
|Nomura First to Fight U.S. Toxic Debt Claims at Trial – Bloomberg
Strangely, the author wrote a column on March 13 2015 with the same exact headline.
|Grassley Seeks Transparency Over Administration Decisions on Fannie, Freddie – Political News|
|Justice Department gives Sen. Grassley a lesson on how to do his job – Washington Post
Not GSE related, but this could be why Sen. Grassley gave the administration less than 2 weeks to respond.
|Fannie Mae Shareholders Now Have Allies In Both Houses – Valuewalk|
|Questioning The Legality And Legitimacy Of Responses To The 2008 Financial Crisis – Valuewalk (video)|
|Dick Bove Calls Out WSJ for Bad Math on Fannie (FNMA), Freddie (FMCC) – Street Insider|
|Senator Rand Paul responds to a constituent regarding the GSEs – timhoward717|
|Why the government is keeping a lid on Fannie, Freddie profit sweep – MPA Mag|
|Charles Grassley Finds Answers Behind Tweak Of Bailout Terms With Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTCBB:FMCC) And Federal National Mortgage Assctn Fnni Me (OTCBB:FNMA) – Journal Transcript|
|Greenlining’s 22nd Annual Economic Summit – Greenlining.org
Director Watt is speaking here on May 8th.
|Fannie And Freddie: Political Quagmire Needs To Become Compromise – Seeking Alpha|
|Small Lenders Raise Concerns about the Future of GSE Cash Windows – timhoward717 via American Banker|
|Community lenders ask Treasury for some Fannie, Freddie profits – Housing Wire|
|Powerful Senate Judiciary Chairman to Feds: Tell Me Why, Exactly, Are You Exerting Executive Privilege Over Fannie & Freddie and Profit Sweep Documents? – Investors Unite Blog|
|Nomura blasts U.S. agency at mortgage bond trial’s close – Yahoo Finance|
|Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. London Annual Investor Meeting – PSCM Events
This one is huge! This is dated for April 28th, and Ackman’s Total Return Swaps with UBS end on April 30. The share price must be above $3.53 for Ackman to profit. See obiterdictum’s iHub explanation here. I would expect a lot of GSE talk during this one.
|Wednesday April 8th 2015|
|Rep. Grassley’s letter to the DOJ – NY Times
This is the letter referenced in Gretchen Morgenson’s article yesterday.
|Rafferty Capital Dick Bove Highlights ‘Gargantuan’ News on Fannie Mae (FNMA) – Street Insider|
|Mr. Lew and Holder: Tear down this wall of secrecy on Fannie, Freddie profit sweep – Housing Wire
Trey Garrison knocks it out of the park.
|Fannie Mae Conservatorship: Grassley Wants Answers – Valuewalk|
|U.S. Senator Calls for More Transparency from DOJ, Treasury Regarding GSE Profits – DS News|
|Senator Grassley Emerges From 32 month Coma To Realize 3rd Amendment Sweep Is Lawless/ No Coincidences – timhoward717|
|Arthur Caprio tweet – Twitter
I don’t know who this is, or if this tweet is trustworthy.
|The GSEs’ Shrinking Role in the Multifamily Market – Urban Institute (pdf)
“Given recent volume declines, policymakers and regulators should consider maintaining or increasing GSEs’ role in the multifamily market.”
|The Government Doesn’t “Own” Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac – Valuewalk
Same IU article from Tuesday, with some comments.
|Will Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTCBB:FMCC) Need Another Bailout? – Journal Transcript|
|Taxpayers Might Need to Bail Out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Again – Accounting Today|
|Fannie Mae announces first-ever sale of non-performing loans – Housing Wire|
|Given Green Light, Fannie and Freddie Begin Selling Non-Performing Loans to Private Investors – Costar|
|Fannie and Freddie Molehill Mistaken for a Mountain – WSJ
[Google search – click the top link]. Right on cue comes Carney with another hit piece.
|America on the road to another housing crisis? – Yahoo Finance via Fox Business Video
GSEs not mentioned, however the panel was complaining about 3% down mortgages.
|The Fairholme Fund 3/31/15 (pdf)
This shows how the Fairholme fund has its assets divided up. A user on twitter said the GSE portion has increased. I can’t find anything to support or disprove that.
|Tuesday April 7th 2015|
|Interview with MBA President David Stevens – National Real Estate Post
GSE talk starts at 8:20. The GSE segment is a must watch.
|How We Nationalized America’s Banks – Palisades Hudson Financial Group|
|Is Freddie Mac an Incredible Value Stock? 3 Reasons Why FMCC Will Be Tough to Beat – Tale of the Tape – Yahoo Finance
I’m sure this was written by an algorithm.
|Did Affordable Housing Policy Cause the Financial Crisis and Can It Happen Again – Investors Unite
David Sims live blogs today’s event with Peter J. Wallison and moderated by Mark A. Calabria.
|The mobile-home trap: How a Warren Buffett empire preys on the poor – Seattle Times
This was posted Saturday, but the article was updated today. Again, this is the secondary mortgage market with no government involvement.
|Jon Prior tweets about affordable housing funds – Twitter|
|Is Housing Catching a Spring Chill? – Redfin Blog|
|Fannie Mae: Gov’t Preps For Trial Before Sweeney – Valuewalk
I’ve included the court filing mentioned in this link in the ‘Court Filings’ section.
|The Government Doesn’t “Own” Fannie & Freddie – Investors Unite|
|Charles Grassley Questions Diversion of Fannie and Freddie Earnings – NY Times
@GMorgenson wasn’t lying when she said ‘Stay Tuned’ about her next GSE piece.
|10/10/2014 – 5 Reasons the Gov’t Might Lose the AIG Lawsuit – The National Review|
|Monday April 6th 2015|
|Easter and Passover 2015: Allow the Truth To Guide Us To Victory For All – timhoward717|
|Why are Feds siphoning off profits? – Richmond Times-Dispatch|
|Freddie Mac Announces Inaugural Actual Loss Transaction for the STACR Program – Yahoo Finance|
|Ackman Liquidates Mystery Short, Down In March With Einhorn – Valuewalk
A brief mention of the GSEs.
|Berkowitz: `No Debate’ Fannie, Freddie Are Private – Bloomberg Video|
|Obama Shuts the Door on Housing Transparency – Newsmax
You can thank the author, @jberlau, on twitter. He has already responded to a few of us!
|Whistleblowers: Citigroup Falsely Represented Up to 80% of Mortgages Sold to Fannie and Freddie in 2007 – The Real News Video with Transcript|
|Democrats in their own words Covering up Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac scandal – Youtube
This was from some years back and only proves the GSEs have always been highly politicized.
|Sunday April 5th 2015|
|Another bailout for Fannie and Freddie – CDA Press
“For the government to jeopardize their (the GSEs) operations by siphoning off their profits seems a bit like sabotage to housing”. Written by Kim Cooper, real estate broker and spokesman for the Coeur d’Alene Association of Realtors.
|Fannie Mae: Ignoring Rule of Law Imperils Financial System, Former FDIC Chair On IU Member Call – Valuewalk
From IU on Wednesday.
|GSEs Making Push to Clear NPLs From Portfolios, Help Borrowers With Loss Mitigation – DS News|
|Is NY Times reporter Gretchen Morgenson planning another GSE article? Stay tuned. – Twitter|
|11/06/2014 – Fannie-Freddie CEOs Tout Their Own Housing-Finance Fixes – Bloomberg|
|Saturday April 4th 2015|
|Hedgies paint a pretty first quarter picture – NY Post|
|Warren Buffett’s mobile home empire preys on the poor – Public Integrity
This what mortgage financing looks like with no government involvement.
|Fannie Mae: Fact Checking John Carney – Valuewalk
Same article from Thursday. I include it for any comments.
|Fannie Mae: Investors Being Heard ‘Round Capitol Hill On Blackburn Bill – Valuewalk
Again, same article from Thursday.
|07/09/2013 – U.S. Government Liable for Losses of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Investors – Restore Fannie Mae|
|Friday April 3rd 2015|
|Thanks to Refis, A Sweet Issuance Quarter for Fannie and Freddie – timhoward717 via IMF Pubs|
|Investors Unite fires back at WSJ columnist in Fannie, Freddie recap row – Housing Wire|
|How The Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Conservatorship Has Undermined The Resolution Process – Valuewalk
Nothing new in this link, just a reprint of the William Isaac and Bob Kerrey paper.
|Sweeney Court Transcript from 03/31/2015- iHub|
|04/01/2014 – Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac: Were they ever broken? – Realty Trac|
|Thursday April 2nd 2015|
|Investors Being Heard ‘Round Capitol Hill on Blackburn Bill – Investors Unite Blog|
|Tell Your Representatives to Support HR 1673 – Investors Unite
Please use this form to continue to send messages to your representatives. Investors Unite has made it very easy.
|Collingwood Group’s Rood Warns That Another GSE Draw on Treasury May Be Coming – DS News|
|Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac: Too Profitable To Dump? – Realty Trac|
|Fannie and Freddie Get a New Fan – The National Real Estate Post
Good video and comments in this link.
|Former Senator, Ex-FDIC Chair Denounce FHFA’s Conservatorship of GSEs – DS News|
|Recapitalizing Fannie and Freddie is a Bad Deal for Taxpayers – WSJ
This is Carney’s latest hit piece.
|Fact Checking John Carney – Investors Unite|
|Fannie Mae to sell non-performing loans – Housing Wire|
|Former FDIC Chairman Criticizes Lack of GSE Reform – The M Report|
|Wednesday April 1st 2015|
|A Step in the Right Direction for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Shareholders – The Motley Fool|
|David Sims Webcast – Weak ADP Data, William Isaac’s WSJ Opinion Piece – Youtube|
|Ignoring Rule of Law Imperils Financial System, Former FDIC Chair on IU Member Call – Investors Unite|
|How the Fannie and Freddie Conservatorship Has Undermined the Resolution Process
– Investors Unite By William Isaac and Senator Bob Kerrey (pdf)
|Investors Unite Call with William Isaac – Youtube|
|New Bill Would Let Fannie Mae Recapitalize By Another Name – Valuewalk|
|Government’s reckless lending putting US on track for another housing bubble – Fox News
Here’s all you need to know about this article, it contains the phrase “A sensible congressman, Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas)…”
|Fannie and Freddie breaking the law? – Fox Business (video)
This is @CGasparino and @MarkCalabria talking about how the 3rd amendment is illegal.
|Yesterday Fairholme filed an order with the court to allow Joseph A. Orlando to view protected information. iHub user Obiterdictum lays out who exactly Joseph A. Orlando is and why Fairholme called on him.|
|The Housing Origins Of Both The Great Recession And Wealth Inequality – Forbes|
|Fannie Mae’s Mortgage Portfolio Contracting; Delinquency Rate Falls to 1.83 Percent – DS News|
|FICO Creates New Credit Metric for Risky Consumers – WSJ
The link brings you to a google search, however click the first result. This will allow full access to the article. If I link directly to the article, it will prompt for a login. I will use this same method in the future.
|HUD’s Castro to Realtors: We want alternatives to traditional credit scoring – Housing Wire|
|Will mistakes from last housing crisis be repeated? – Fox Business Video
Tim Rood on Neil Cavuto’s show. Tim Rood was the Director and Principal of Fannie Mae’s eBusiness Division