· The strategy was effective during its inception stages but apparently started inducing inertia within the agency. But that was the whole point. After all one of FHFA’s main goals is to give more market share to the private sector. Related Story: Mel Watt Could Speed HARP 3.0. Soon, DeMarco added another 10 basis point G-fee hike.

Tech companies losing San Francisco housing war So the prospect of losing San Francisco thanks to our nuclear retaliation may cause us to pause conventional operations and elicit a cease-fire, thereby preserving Kim’s regime and rule. Kim may surmise that if he doesn’t use nuclear weapons first, he is certain to lose; if he does, he may have a fighting chance of surviving.

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) says it supports the FHFA’s recent decision to delay Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac increases on guarantee fees (G-fees). Steve Brown, president of NAR, says the following statement: Realtors applaud the decision by Federal Housing Finance Agency (fhfa) director mel Watt to delay increases in guarantee fees on loans [.]

On December 9, 2013, the federal housing finance agency (fhfa) announced proposed increases to guarantee fees (g-fees) that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) charge lenders. The Enterprises receive these fees in return for providing a credit guarantee to ensure the timely payment of principal and interest to investors in Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS) if the borrower fails to pay.

Freddie extends mortgage forbearance for unemployed A list of these areas can be found at http://www.fema.gov/disasters. freddie mac mortgage relief options for affected borrowers in these areas include: Place borrowers on forbearance and suspend.

The average compensation for an FHLBank director other than the chairmen ranged from $47,867 at the FHLBank of Seattle to $83,189 at the FHLBank of San Francisco. For more information on annual Federal Home Loan Bank board of director compensation read FHFA’s Annual Report to Congress .

The FHFA raised the G Fee nationally earlier this year. If this goes into effect, the cost of borrowing in these states will increase and a national G fee increase may be coming. Have a great week!! TODAY’S RATES: 30 year fixed: 3.25% paying .87 points, 3.5% paying 0 points, 3.625% – $0 costs

Credit unions applaud Watt’s decision to delay g-fee hikes Newly appointed Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt, D-N.C., recently announced his decision to delay planned increases to mortgage loan guarantee fees, much to the relief of credit unions and their trade organizations.

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Watt to Examine and Delay GSE G-Fee Rate Hike.. The FHFA has announced that it has directed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to delay implementation of these changes. FHFA Director Melvin L. Watt, who was sworn in as Director on Jan. 6, said that he intends to conduct a thorough evaluation of the.

The Federal Housing Finance Agency delayed plans to raise the base guarantee fee by 10 basis points on all mortgages securitized by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, giving newly appointed FHFA Director.