• Don't take the government out of mortgages, argues economist by Adam Smith

    A White House economist has stressed the need for a continued government mortgage guarantee, regardless of the fate of Fannie and Freddie

  • Senate grills Cordray on lack of transparency by Ryan Smith

    The head of the CFPB was taken to task by Senate committee members Wednesday for the agency's habit of holding closed-door sessions and failing to provide notice for public hearings.

  • Freddie Mac offloads more risk by Ryan Smith

    Freddie Mac has offloaded more of its risk to private capital, obtaining insurance to cover up to $77.4 million in credit losses for risk associated with some single-family loans


Is TILA-RESPA a good or bad thing long term?