Advocacy and Policy Initiatives


CHLA Asks Congress to Approve Higher Pay Scales for Ginnie Mae Staff

In identical letters (House letter attached) to House and Senate authorizers and appropriators, the Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) today asked Congress to adopt legislation that would create higher pay scales for the Government National Mortgage Association (GNMA), commensurate with other federal financial regulators, such as the FDIC and the FHFA. CLICK HERE for letter to House leadership.

CHLA Issues Comprehensive “Report on Ginnie Mae”

CHLA releases a comprehensive “Report on Ginnie Mae” – which explains why smaller IMB issuers pose no significant financial or systemic risk to Ginnie – and concludes that Ginnie Mae should not tighten supervision of smaller IMBs.

CHLA Calls on RHS to Eliminate "Anachronistic" Interest Rate Cap

CHLA Calls on RHS to Eliminate  “Anachronistic” Interest Rate Cap     Contact: Scott Olson                                                         For Immediate Release 571-527-2601                                         

CHLA Comment Letter to USDA Rural Housing Service re: RHS Interest Rate Ceiling

  October 12, 2018   Request for Information Establishment of Maximum Interest Rate Rural Housing Service   Kate Jensen Finance and Loan Analyst Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program USDA Rural Development 1400 Independence Avenue STOP 0784, Room 2250 Washington DC  20250-1522 Dear Ms. Jensen: The Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) is pleased to submit these comments in response to the August 17 Request for