GSE Performance

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December 14, 2017 - Inside Mortgage Finance

HFS Committee Voted to Suspend Housing Fund Payments if GSE Dividend Payments Aren’t Made

Members of the House Financial Services Committee this week approved a bill that would sus-pend Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac contributions to the Housing Trust Fund if the government-sponsored enterprises don’t pay dividends to Treasury. The panel approved the bill on a partisan vote of 33 to 27.


December 14, 2017 - Inside Mortgage Finance

GSE ‘Zero Capital’ Day is Almost Here; FHFA Chief Watt Not Likely to ‘Cross the Line’ and Change the Dividend Payments

In roughly 10 business days, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac – which guarantee half of all mort-gage debt in the U.S. – will run out of capital unless their regulator at the Federal Housing Finance Agency does something about it.


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How many new retail loan officers (net) is your shop looking to hire in the first quarter of 2018?

1 to 10. We’re being careful.
11 to 30. We’re feeling slightly bullish.
31 or more. We’re in expansion mode.
None. We’re staying right where we are, for now.
We’re cutting back.

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