FHFA delays principal reduction ruling

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 · UPDATE: Shortly after posting this, FHFA Director Ed DeMarco issued a statement saying that “the anticipated benefits do not outweigh the costs and risks,” and that the FHFA will not participate in principal reduction programs. It looks as though fhfa mortgage principal reductions may indeed save U.S. taxpayers money after all.

DeMarco, the acting director, has resisted a push by the White House, congressional Democrats, housing advocates and state attorneys general to implement a principal reduction program at Fannie and.

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On July 31, 2012, the Acting Director of FHFA wrote to the chair and ranking member of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs “regarding whether FHFA will authorize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) to implement the Home affordable modification program (hamp) principal reduction Alternative (PRA).”

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 · But FHFA is not convinced principal reduction is ever the best option for Fannie or Freddie. To be fair that position may make sense if the goal of the agency is to protect the short-term.

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