CFPB Extends GSE Patch ‘Indefinitely;’ Kraninger Stresses Flexibility

In a wide-ranging discussion yesterday at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s virtual Annual Convention & Expo, CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger said the Bureau would continue to move forward with its agenda of easing regulatory burdens and providing mortgage lenders and servicers with greater flexibilities in working with customers.

CFPB Extends GSE Patch ‘Indefinitely;’ Kraninger Stresses Flexibility

With less than two weeks before the 2020 elections, Washington is doing what it does best—speculating. Kathy Kraninger, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau—a federal agency at the heart of much of that speculation—is paying it little attention.

MBA Asks CFPB to Extend GSE ‘Patch’ Sunset

The Mortgage Bankers Association, in a comment letter yesterday to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, asked the Bureau to extend the temporary GSE Qualified Mortgage loan definition, also known as the GSE “Patch,” for an additional six months following the effective date for the revised general QM parameters.

MBA Asks CFPB to Extend GSE ‘Patch’ Sunset

The Mortgage Bankers Association, in a comment letter yesterday to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, asked the Bureau to extend the temporary GSE Qualified Mortgage loan definition, also known as the GSE “Patch,” for an additional six months following the effective date for the revised general QM parameters.

MBA Asks CFPB to Extend GSE ‘Patch’ Sunset

The Mortgage Bankers Association, in a comment letter yesterday to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, asked the Bureau to extend the temporary GSE Qualified Mortgage loan definition, also known as the GSE “Patch,” for an additional six months following the effective date for the revised general QM parameters.

CFPB Issues Notices of Rulemaking to Address GSE ‘Patch’

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Monday issued two Notices of Proposed Rulemaking to address the impending expiration of the Government-Sponsored Enterprises Patch, also known as the GSE Patch, which affects nearly one million mortgage loans.

CFPB Issues Notices of Rulemaking to Address GSE ‘Patch’

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Monday issued two Notices of Proposed Rulemaking to address the impending expiration of the Government-Sponsored Enterprises Patch, also known as the GSE Patch, which affects nearly one million mortgage loans.

MBA, Trade Groups Ask SEC to Amend Reg AB II Disclosure Requirements

The Mortgage Bankers Association and other industry trade groups sent a letter this week to the Securities and Exchange Commission, asking it to consider amendments to Reg AB II disclosure requirements that will help to restore the registered segment of the private-label securities market.

MBA, Trade Groups Ask SEC to Amend Reg AB Disclosure Requirements

The Mortgage Bankers Association and other industry trade groups sent a letter yesterday to the Securities and Exchange Commission, asking it to consider amendments to Reg AB II disclosure requirements that will help to restore the registered segment of the private-label securities market.

MBA, Trade Groups Ask Agencies to Delay Credit Risk Retention Rule

The Mortgage Bankers Association and three dozen other industry groups sent a letter Friday to federal agencies, asking them to delay a review of the federal Credit Risk Retention final rule until the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau finalizes its Qualified Mortgage definition.