NAR President: We want GSE reform to take place now

NAR Has New Vision for GSE Reform With over 400 people on hand for the National Association of Realtors’ Housing Finance Re- form Policy Forum, NAR today unveiled a new vision for reforming the GSEs.

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The GSE reform outline unveiled by senate banking committee Chairman Mike Crapo does call for private guarantors to be able to buy loans from a cash window, but smaller lenders say they doubt such a system would ensure their ability to compete.

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Here’s why: Through the money taxpayers invested in Fannie and Freddie before 2012 (which has been more than repaid), they now own the warrants for 80% of the GSEs’ common stock. As more GSE business is handed away, the value of those warrants decreases, sapping the remaining return on the taxpayer’s investment.

 · So we’re now beginning to see public alignment around one of two polar choices for Fannie and Freddie: administrative reform to strengthen and preserve them, as advocated by the smaller community banks and detailed in the proposal by Moelis & Company, or legislative reform to weaken or eliminate the companies, as advocated by the big banks and outlined in the proposal by the Mortgage.

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President Bush publicly called for GSE reform 17 times in 2008 alone before Congress acted. Unfortunately, these warnings went unheeded, as the President’s repeated attempts to reform the supervision of these entities were thwarted by the legislative maneuvering of those who emphatically denied there were problems.

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The grunt work took place over the past several years, as the Federal Housing Finance Agency (which has overseen the safety and soundness of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for the past 10-plus years) oversaw efforts by the government-sponsored enterprises and their joint venture, Common Securities Solutions (CSS), to develop the Common Securitization Platform.