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Community home lenders of america

Benefits of Membership

Having an Impact in Washington

CHLA has been the acknowledged leader in successful fights to: (1) cut FHA premiums, (2) derail ICE's purchase of Black Knight, and (3) overturn PSPA GSE cash window and volume restrictions.

Access to Top Policy Makers

Our DC conferences and zoom meetings give individual members unparalleled one-on-one access to senior federal agency mortgage officials and Members of Congress.

Productive Relationships with like-minded community IMBs

Our member-centric weekly calls and other forums give CHLA Members the opportunity to discuss challenges, issues, and ideas with the principals of similar IMB firms nationwide.


CHLA Asks CFPB to Protect Consumers from Harmful “Dual Compensation” Arrangements in Homebuying Process

The Community Home Lenders of America (CHLA) today sent a letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, asking the agency to adopt basic rules to protect homebuyers from situations where one individual may control both the brokerage and mortgage origination functions. Such control by one individual in a home purchase transaction could lead to conflicts that harm the financial interests of the consumer.

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