CMLA Applauds Remarks by Hon. Mel Watt on GSE Capitalization

CMLA Press Release

Washington, D.C., February 18, 2016 – The CMLA today applauded frank remarks by the Honorable Mel Watt in which he said “lack of [GSE capital]” is the most serious risk facing the GSEs and, further, that this risk will likely escalate going forward. In a speech before the Bipartisan Policy Center, the Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which …

CMLACMLA Applauds Remarks by Hon. Mel Watt on GSE Capitalization

Community Lenders Urge FHFA to Let Fannie, Freddie Build Capital

CMLA Advocacy, Legislation, Press Release

Action Needed to Protect Consumers and Housing Markets Washington, D.C. (Feb. 17, 2016)—A trio of national associations representing small mortgage lenders and community banks today urged the Federal Housing Finance Agency to suspend payment of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac dividends to protect consumers and housing markets. In a letter to FHFA Director Mel Watt, the associations urged the agency …

CMLACommunity Lenders Urge FHFA to Let Fannie, Freddie Build Capital

CMLA Names 2015/16 Officers and Board

CMLA Press Release

Washington, D.C., September 21, 2015– The CMLA today announced the appointment of Brooke Anderson-Tompkins as the Association’s Chair for the 2015/2016 term. She is President, 1st Priority Mortgage, Inc., the affiliated mortgage banking company of RealtyUSA, the largest, independent real estate company in New York State, with over 60 offices and 2500 agents and employees. Ms. Anderson-Tompkins thanked Immediate Past …

CMLACMLA Names 2015/16 Officers and Board

Award for CMLA Chair, Paulina S. McGrath

CMLA Press Release

Washington, D.C., August 5, 2015/PRNewswire – The Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) today announced Chair Paulina S. McGrath was selected as one of HousingWire’s 2015 Women of Influence. McGrath was a founding member of the CMLA in 2009 and is President of Republic State Mortgage Co., based in Houston, Texas and a Board Member of the Texas Mortgage Bankers …

CMLAAward for CMLA Chair, Paulina S. McGrath