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The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is shifting its policy by enabling Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) to re-enter the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) market as equity investors on a limited basis
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is shifting its policy by enabling Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) to re-enter the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) market as equity investors on a limited basis.   The FHFA explained that this change is based on the government-sponsored... Keep Reading....
OpenClose and Mortgage Capital Trading Inc. (MCT) announced they have developed an integration that eliminates manual intervention and streamlines the delivery of loan data to maximize hedging for lenders
OpenClose and Mortgage Capital Trading Inc. (MCT) announced they have developed an integration that eliminates manual intervention and streamlines the delivery of loan data to maximize hedging for lenders. The integration works by automatically taking loan-level details that are originated and... more
The U.S. Department of Justice has announced a $5.28 billion settlement with Credit Suisse that will resolve charges related to the packaging, securitization, issuance, marketing and sale of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) between 2005 and 2007. In the settlement, Credit Suisse... more
Fannie Mae closed 2016 with annual net income of $12.3 billion and annual comprehensive income of $11.7 billion
Fannie Mae has announced its new Flex Modification foreclosure prevention program, designed to help families by offering reductions to their monthly mortgage payments. The Flex Modification leverages components of Fannie Mae's Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), which is set to expire at... more
Mortgage Capital Trading Inc. (MCT), developer of MCTlive!, has announced that it has added a number of new features to its best execution service offering
Mortgage Capital Trading Inc. (MCT), developer of MCTlive!, has announced that it has added a number of new features to its best execution service offering. The enhancements outpace existing competitor offerings and position MCT to capture additional business among lenders. “We already enjoy a ... more