Josh Rosner and Glen Corso on why it’s time for true GSE reform

CMLA Advocacy, Legislation

Seven years after the mortgage crisis, and the placing of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into conservatorship under the independent federal agency, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the Obama administration still must address the issues that are of great importance to consumers seeking to buy a home, lenders who seek to finance those purchases and the future viability of the U.S. mortgage market. Read more…. …

CMLAJosh Rosner and Glen Corso on why it’s time for true GSE reform

Highway Bill Contains Backdoor Tax On Home Buyers

CMLA Advocacy, Legislation

CMLA is asking members to call their U.S. Senators immediately to protest a backdoor tax on home buyers that has been slipped into the Highway Bill (S. 1813) that is due to be considered by the Senate in the next few days. The Highway Bill is the legislation that authorizes all federal road and highway construction, including both the taxes …

CMLAHighway Bill Contains Backdoor Tax On Home Buyers