Government Entities

  • Walker & Dunlop Acquires Johnson Capital

    Walker & Dunlop announced that it had bought the loan origination and servicing platform from Johnson Capital

     
  • Life Companies Get Creative in Battle With GSEs

    Life insurance companies are winning deals over government-sponsored enterprises with creative underwriting practices.

     
  • HUD Secretary Castro Calls for Change

    HUD secretary Julian Castro addressed key housing industry stakeholders at the Bipartisan Policy Center’s 2014 Housing Summit on Tuesday, calling on advocates to keep pushing until housing finance reform is taken “over the finish line."

     
  • No Hope for Housing Finance Reform Anytime Soon

    In the seventh year of conservatorship, the fate of the government -sponsored enterprises remains unclear, said panelists Monday at the Bipartisan Policy Center’s 2014 Housing Summit in Washington, D.C.

     
  • FHFA Proposes Housing Goals for Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

    The FHFA has proposed multifamily housing goals for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for 2015 through 2017 and, for the first time, has established a subgoal for small multifamily properties (five to 50 units) affordable to low-income families.

     
 

Legislation

Housing Policy