Bill to Let FHA Raise Annual Premiums Heads to Obama

The bill, which passed by unanimous consent and is expected to be signed by President Obama as early as next week, would let the mortgage insurance agency raise annual premiums to help cover losses to its trust fund, while reducing up-front assessments that can make it harder for an FHA borrower to sell a home.

FHA Announces Mortgage Insurance Premium Cut. Some homeowners who purchased homes with FHA loans could save as much as $900 a year thanks to a reduction in the FHA mortgage insurance premium announced by the FHA and HUD. An FHA/HUD press release (HUDNo. 15-001) announced the change, which could take effect as early as the end of the month.

Brian Montgomery says premium cut probably not happening this year. According to the FHA, the MMI Fund’s economic net worth fell $1.9 billion and the capital ratio declined from 2.35% in 2016 to 2.09% in 2017. The decline marked the first time in five years that the MMI Fund’s capital ratio fell.

Commentary: This Will Hurt a Little Bit Detroit’s $1,000 houses may be a lousy deal Is it better to own a REIT than a home? By Daniel Goldstein. Published: May 4, 2014. Detroit’s $1,000 houses may be a lousy deal. Should American dream still be owning a home?Senate Banking Committee Democrats fight for vote on Cordray nomination There are likely enough votes in the Democratic-controlled Senate to confirm Cordray’s nomination, which only requires a. for the Senate to wait any longer to confirm him." Senate Banking Committee.Back to Commentary Index. A Little Bit Won’t Hurt. First of all a little bit will hurt. and secondly, a sip of beer helps keep beer on the table so that addicts have access to it. there is also the place of testimony. If a believer is seen taking a sip of beer, an observer doesn’t know.

In an effort to make home mortgages more affordable for first-time buyers and lower-income families, President Obama is directing the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), by executive order, to reduce its mortgage insurance premiums by 50 basis points from 1.35% to 0.85%.

GSEs knew of foreclosure attorney abuses in 2003: FHFA-OIG california real estate fraud report You have just entered the #1 private-sector resource on the Internet for real estate fraud. In doing so, you have voluntarily left the dimension of the conventional real estate world and crossed over to the Dark Side, the realm where greed, dishonesty and evil are the order of the day.

FHA mortgage insurance premiums may be going up, but according to the press release, the changes are not severe, adding to about five dollars per month for most new FHA home loans where applicable. The increased mortgage insurance costs are part of the Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011, which requires FHA to increase the annual MIP.

Obama Announces Cut in federally issued mortgage premiums. Yet even with the reduction, the White House says the FHA expects to increase its reserves by $7 to $10 billion annually as the housing market continues to recover.

Home prices ‘bottoming now,’ BofA Merrill Lynch analysts say EPR Stock Price | EPR Properties Stock Quote (U.S.: NYSE. – View real-time stock prices and stock quotes for a full financial overview.. EPR Properties downgraded to underperform from neutral at BofA merrill lynch;. bofa/merrill analyst upgrades.

The newly inaugurated president hadn’t even been in office for a full day, let alone a full week, before he started signing executive orders – and not good ones. Keeping track of the things Donald.

FHFA: Completes fifth consecutive unmodified audit Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Net Income Hits Record High: FHA – Clean audit reports The FHFA became five years old in July. It received an unmodified, or clean audit opinion on its financial statements from the US Government Accountability Office for the fifth year running.Live Well Financial’s abrupt closing leads to host of problems Back to Healthy mind. Wellbeing is strongly linked to happiness and life satisfaction.. Money is linked to wellbeing, because having enough money improves living. depressed and dissatisfied than people who value 'intrinsic' goals like close. Like the saying goes, one person's problem is another person's challenge.

Obama to announce cut in FHA premiums. HomeNews.. The annual insurance premium paid by most FHA borrowers has risen to 1.35%, up from 0.55% in 2010 – or more than $300 a month on a $300,000.

Nomura: Non-performing loan sales hit post-crisis high, and they’re not going away It’s just the level of competition that exists — loans.there are over $10 billion of loan sales in Q1. We went after some, but we’re not. going after those. We feel, like I mentioned earlier,