June 2019

June 28 2019

National Law Review: Inside The Beltway: Housing Reform In 2019?

GlobeSt: As Talk about GSEs’ Overhaul Swirls, Multifamily Makes a Good Case

June 27 2019

Yahoo! Finance: Barclays and Annaly Launch New Research Study, Government-Sponsored Enterprise (GSE) Reform: Unfinished Business

National Mortgage Professional: New Report Envisions Post-Conservatorship Housing Policy Landscape

Seeking Alpha: Barclays, Annaly weigh in on Frannie reform

June 26 2019

Wall Street Journal: Push to Overhaul Fannie, Freddie Nudges Up Mortgage Costs

American Action Forum: Should Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac be Designated as Systemically Important Financial Institutions?

National Mortgage News: Lawmakers spar over whether Fannie, Freddie are SIFIs

Bloomberg: Fannie, Fintech Face Congress With Wall Street Watching Closely

June 25 2019

Housing Wire: Wall Street insider Craig Phillips leaves Treasury without Fannie, Freddie reform

June 24 2019

DS News: The Week Ahead: Senate Sets Sights on Fannie, Freddie

Mortgage Professional America: Debate grows over Fannie and Freddie securities guarantee

Bill Maloni’s GSE Blog: GSEs, the POTUS, and some Iran stuff

June 21 2019

Seeking Alpha: Compass Point rates Fannie, Freddie neutral on reform uncertainty

June 20 2019

National Mortgage News: Where GSE reform could be headed and what it could mean for lenders

June 19 2019

Housing Wire: Moody’s: Increased competition for Fannie, Freddie would be a credit negative

Howard on Mortgage Finance: Assessing the FHFA Capital Rule

June 18 2019

Investors Unite: It Was a “Stick-up” Not a “Bailout”

Market Watch: Will Fannie and Freddie get a new sibling?

Bloomberg: Craig Phillips Leaves Treasury Before Fannie Report Is Finished

American Action Forum: Tracking the Housing Market

June 17 2019

Bill Maloni’s GSE Blog: Who’s leading this GSE dance?

Newsmax: Trump and Calabria Begin to Reform Fannie and Freddie

Bloomberg: A $4 Trillion Risk Tied to Freeing Fannie and Freddie Could Hurt U.S. Homebuyers

Housing Wire: Cowen’s Seiberg says concern about Mnuchin’s GSE comment is overblown

American Banker: Three ways to draw private capital back into mortgages

Gary Hindes’ Media Advisory – Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac

June 14 2019

Reuters: Fannie, Freddie government guarantee should be limited: U.S. housing finance chief

Bloomberg: FHFA Eyes Fannie, Freddie Reform (Podcast)

Housing Wire: Calabria to Congress: Fannie, Freddie reform is urgent, critical and overdue

Mortgage Professional America: The time for comprehensive finance reform is now, says Calabria

Builder: U.S. Housing Finance System Needs Reform

June 13 2019

Wall Street Journal: Sound and Fury Over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Bloomberg: Fannie-Freddie Regulator Asks Congress to Help End U.S. Control

The Real Deal: Trump official to pressure Congress to privatize Freddie and Fannie

National Mortgage News: FHFA asks Congress for power to charter Fannie, Freddie competitors

DS News: FHFA Talks Conservatorship and Regulation

National Mortgage Professional: FHFA’s Calabria Seeks Wider Regulatory Authority

June 12 2019

Wall Street Journal: Regulator to Press Congress to Act on Mortgage-Finance Revamp

June 11 2019

American Banker: Mnuchin says no to ‘recap and release’ plan for Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

Housing Wire: Fannie, Freddie IPOs at least 3 years away, Raymond James analysts say

National Mortgage Professional Magazine: Mnuchin: GSEs’ Conservatorship Remains Until Housing Finance Is Reformed

June 10 2019

Bloomberg: Mnuchin Dashes Investor Dreams of Quick Fannie-Freddie Windfall

Bloomberg: Any Fannie, Freddie IPO Would Be Years Off, Raymond James Says

National Mortgage News: Can Fannie, Freddie be overhauled without Congress?

Asset-Backed Alert: FHFA Firming Up Outlook for Agency IPOs

June 7 2019

Bill Maloni’s GSE Blog: Calabria: Honest good guy or Golem? 

June 6 2019

Dissent Magazine: A Housing Economy for the Many

June 5 2019

Fox Business: Administration infighting could delay public offerings of Freddie, Fannie: Charlie Gasparino (Video)

National Mortgage News: With GSE reform, change carries a multitude of risks

National Mortgage News: Duo on House banking panel say GSE reform should top agenda

The Real Deal: Trump’s move to take Fannie and Freddie private could mean higher mortgage costs

June 4 2019

Forbes: The Trump Administration Can Make Housing More Affordable By Letting The QM Patch Expire

National Mortgage Professional: FHFA’s Calabria: We Need More Builders, Less Regulations

DS News: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Launch UMBS

Housing Wire: FHFA merges GSE issuance to common security in bid to cut housing costs for millions

June 3 2019

Bloomberg: Fannie and Freddie Changes Could Lower Housing Costs for Millions of Americans

Bloomberg: Fannie-Freddie Revamp Poses Risk to Trump: Higher Mortgage Costs

American Banker: Don’t hand Fannie, Freddie over to the Fed

Competitive Enterprise Institute: Don’t Let Credit Scoring Kerfuffle Compromise GSE Reform

Daily Caller: The Plan to Privatize Freddie and Fannie Might Be Finalized by June

DS News: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Nearing the End of Conservatorship?

Mortgage Professional America: Trump administration finalizes plan to free Fannie and Freddie