Ginnie Mae

Wells Fargo buys $14B of delinquent mortgages tied to pandemic

07/13/20

The amount far surpassed that of any other servicer required to purchase Ginnie Mae-backed loans that were 90 days past due.

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Why lenders are wary of FHA's terms for buying loans with forbearance

06/10/20

The Federal Housing Administration's move to insure loans with forbearance could help support homeownership opportunities constrained by the coronavirus if one change was made to it, trade groups said.

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'We got out early and quickly': FHA chief details coronavirus response

04/23/20

The Federal Housing Administration has provided struggling homeowners with payment flexibility and explored other measures. At the same time, the agency is mindful of protecting itself against downside risks.

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Mortgage servicers remain hopeful U.S. will deliver coronavirus relief

04/20/20

Federal backing for firms facing a deluge of missed mortgage payments is still on the table despite recent comments by an official who questioned the need to help the industry.

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Wall Street puts blame on Calabria for blocking mortgage aid

04/13/20

At issue is whether the U.S. should step in now to save nonbank mortgage servicers to head off damage to the housing market.

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‘Rent strikes’ could wreak further havoc on mortgage system

04/13/20

Tenants have threatened to suspend payments during the pandemic to pressure officials into providing rental assistance, but the effects on multifamily loans would compound concerns about servicers' liquidity and, ultimately, lenders' performance.

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