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CHLA AND CMLA ANNOUNCE MERGER

The Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) and the Community Mortgage Lenders of America (CMLA) announced they are merging. The combined organization will be renamed the Community Home Lenders of America (CHLA). The Executive Director will be Scott Olson, with Rob Zimmer and David Horne continuing their government relations work.

CHLA Commends FHFA for Taking Next Step on GSE Capital

Scott Olson, Executive Director of the Community Home Lenders Association (CHLA) today issued the following statement in response to FHFA’s announcement that it would be reproposing a capital rule for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

CHLA Letter to CFPB: USE QM PATCH RULEMAKING TO HELP FACILITATE A GSE UTILITY MODEL

In a novel approach to creating a Utility Model for the GSEs, CHLA suggested in a letter to the CFPB that the QM rule to be used to give FHFA authority to regulate mortgage loan standards for Fannie and Freddie when they exit conservatorship.  The letter also stressed the critical importance of not letting the QM Patch expire without a more flexible replacement.

Members of the Community Home Lenders Association met with Mark Calabria, Chief Economist for Vice President Pence

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