December 2018

Tuesday December 11 2018

New filing in Fannie/Freddie Consolidated Class Action, click here to view.

Peter Chapman writes, “The parties have agreed among themselves that FHFA, Fannie and Freddie’s answers to Fairholme, Arrowood and the Class Plaintiffs’ complaints will be filed by Dec. 17, and ask Judge Lamberth to approve that six-day extension.”

The Hill: Fannie and Freddie investors want us to forget about the housing crisis

Wall Street Journal: Trump Expected to Nominate Fannie, Freddie Critic to Oversee Mortgage-Finance Giants

New York Times: Trump May Choose Critic of Fannie and Freddie to Lead Agency Overseeing Them

Politico: Trump expected to name Pence aide Calabria as top housing regulator

Bloomberg: Trump Considering Pence Aide for Fannie-Freddie Regulator

American Banker: What Calabria at FHFA would mean for GSE reform

Housing Wire: The end of Fannie, Freddie conservatorship? Trump reportedly picking Mark Calabria to lead FHFA

National Mortgage Professional: Reports Claim Trump Wants Mark Calabria to Run FHFA

Thursday December 6 2018

Credit Union Journal: Two Dems vie to chair housing subcommittee in congressional shake-up

National Mortgage News: NPL sales at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac slowing at a more gradual pace

Tuesday December 4 2018

New filing in Collins vs. FHFA. Peter Chapman writes, “The Fifth Circuit’s scheduled the en banc rehearing in Collins v. FHFA for Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, in New Orleans.”

American Banker: Waters likely to raise affordable housing’s profile in GSE debate

National Mortgage Professional: FHFA OIG Completes Report on Watt Misconduct Charges

National Mortgage Professional: McHenry to Become Financial Services Committee’s Ranking Member

Monday December 3 2018

Seeking Alpha: Administrative Recapitalization Of Fannie And Freddie May Start Soon

Bill Maloni’s GSE Blog: Tutorial: With no GSE “uglies” left, have we finally exposed the bad guys and their transparent objectives?