GSE Fee Reduction Warranted Now

CMLA Advocacy, Press Release

Washington, D.C., March 10, 2015/PRNewswire– The Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) today called on chief GSE regulator Mel Watt to take immediate action to lower the costs of mortgages. Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), should exercise his authority and lower the guaranty fees and loan level fees levied by both the Federal National Mortgage Association …

CMLAGSE Fee Reduction Warranted Now

CMLA Calls On FHFA, Treasury To Recapitalize Fannie and Freddie

CMLA Advocacy, Press Release

GSE Earnings Fall 90 and 60 Percent Underscores Merit of CMLA’s Call for Building GSE Capital Washington, D.C., February 23, 2015 – The Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) today renewed its call for Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and chief GSE regulator Mel Watt to take immediate action to recapitalize/cure the under-capitalization of both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The …

CMLACMLA Calls On FHFA, Treasury To Recapitalize Fannie and Freddie

CMLA-CHLA Joint Letter on CFPB Rate Tracker To

CMLA Advocacy, Comment Letter, Uncategorized

The Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) and Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) jointly write to Director Richard Cordray requesting that  that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau take down the recently released mortgage rate tracker tool. (Read Here pdf)

CMLACMLA-CHLA Joint Letter on CFPB Rate Tracker To

CMLA’s Opposition to FHA Fee Makes Front Page News

CMLA Advocacy

CMLA’s opposition to the 4 basis points administrative fee proposed by HUD for all FHA insured loans that may be included in legislation to fund the Federal Government beyond December 11th was featured on the front page of this week’s National Mortgage News.  Here is a link to the story. As previously reported, CMLA learned that HUD had persuaded the Senate Appropriations Committee …

CMLACMLA’s Opposition to FHA Fee Makes Front Page News

CMLA’s Whitepaper on GSE Reform, May 30, 2012

CMLA Advocacy, White Papers

The CMLA believes that the current state of the government sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the “Enterprises”) has benefited from strong oversight and leadership provided by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) over the past several years. The Strategic Plan of Enterprise Conservatorships issued by FHFA on February 21, 2012 indicates that credit has remained available in the …

CMLACMLA’s Whitepaper on GSE Reform, May 30, 2012