A CHLA Op-ed written by Rob Zimmer in Housing Wire makes the case why FHA and VA should reduce the premiums they charge, following the lead of FHFA’s recent announcement to eliminate LLPAs for most first time homebuyers
A National Mortgage News by Paulina McGrath and Taylor Stork highlight CHLA’s release of its 2022 annual “IMB Report”
CHLA Executive Director Scott Olson opposes the extension of the Community Reinvestment Act to independent mortgage banks.
In a Scotsman Guide Op-ed, CHLA Executive Director explains why lenders benefit from fintech service providers like ICE and Black Knight – but nevertheless CHLA is opposing their merger to prevent monopoly pricing and tying tactics – to protect lenders and the consumers they serve.
Scott Olson, CHLA’s Executive Director, explains why CHLA and CMLA merged in an oped that cites past accomplishments and CHLA’s vision going forward.
A CHLA Op-ed in National Mortgage News features a detailed policy plan to modernize FHA, including expediting IT upgrades, giving FHA higher pay scale authority, more flexibility for contracting, and access to direct spending for salaries and expenses
Inside Mortgage Finance features a story about CHLA’s letter to FHA and FHFA asking them to prohibit significant FICO pending price increases for credit reports,
A National Mortgage News story on imminent 400% prices increases for credit scores highlights CHLA criticisms of the level and discriminatory aspect of the price