2 Senators, 1 plan to completely reform housing finance?

In a bitterly partisan Congress, two senators. housing finance system.” spokeswomen for Warner and Corker declined to comment. Fannie Mae’s common shares were unchanged in New York trading Tuesday,

Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) released his modifications to the tax reform bill last night having just added a provision that repeals the Obamacare individual mandate to generate approximately $330 billion in savings over 10 years to pay for the 20% corporate tax rate they are desperately trying to achieve.

On June 29, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing on "Principles of Housing Finance Reform," marking the Senate’s first formal step this year to discuss the mortgage finance system, including the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the mortgage companies that were placed into government conservatorship more than eight years ago. Witnesses included The Honorable David H. Stevens, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mortgage Bankers Association.

Loan applications decline as mortgage interest rates skyrocket mortgage loan interest rates dropped across the board last week, but so did applications for new mortgages. Refinancing applications remain well below 40% of all new loan applications.

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Two senators pushing for housing finance reform made millions from a fund that bet against the real estate market during the run-up to the financial collapse.

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Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson, D-S.D., and Ranking Member Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, announced that they have reached an agreement on a housing finance reform proposal. Last fall, the Senate.

NAR: Pending home sales up 10.3% from last year The Pending Home Sales Index in the Northeast shot up 32.6 percent to 78.9. April but is 3.5 percent higher than a year ago. In the West, the index rose 1.8 percent to 94.8 but is 2.9 percent below.

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