Homeowners Refinancing Federal Mortgages will Pay Less When Pandemic Fee Ends Aug. 1

Philadelphia Inquirer, July 22, 2021–Michaelle Bond
Bob Broeksmit, president and chief executive officer of the association, said “With less than 2% of [Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac] loans in forbearance and continued home price appreciation resulting in significant borrower equity, there is no need for the fee.”