Advanced Search

October 21, 2014

FHFA’s Olive Branch on Buybacks and HLTVs Welcomed but It Won’t be a Game Changer

By Paul Muolo

One mortgage executive added: “Watt is trying to do the right thing, but I’m not sure he will get there. It’s good to see the government admit that the pendulum went too far.”

Read the full article when you register for your FREE IMFnews account.

Free Registration

IMFnews articles are available only to registered users. Sign up to get free access to all IMFnews articles and the daily email alert.

Already Registered?

If you have an existing account with Inside Mortgage Finance, please login below.

Forgot your password?

Poll

With rates higher this year, there has been talk of lenders liberalizing their underwriting standards in an effort to increase volume and make up for lower refis.

Do you think your shop will loosen standards over the coming three months?

Yes, but not by much.
Yes, by a lot.
Yes and, heck, we may even do non-QM lending.
No, not at all.
No and we may even tighten credit.

vote to see results