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Yesterday’s decision by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to lower the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage insurance premium was greeted with a sharp rebuke by Rep.

In one of his final acts as the head of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Secretary Julián Castro announced the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) will reduce the annual premiums by 25 basis points for most new mortgages with a closing or disbursement date on or after Jan. 27. 

The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs has announced that it will meet on January 12 for the confirmation hearin

U.S. President-Elect Donald J. Trump is nominating attorney Jay Clayton to be the next head of the U.S.

It is only the first working day of the new year, but the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has wasted no time launching into enforcement actions.

Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) has looked into the future and does not see Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) as a viable candidate for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination in 2020.

The CFPB’s Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) changes mandate that new or modified data points be collected during the residential mortgage loan origination process, and require more frequent reporting than many lenders have had to do in the past.