Steven Mnuchin lent his support to the Republican bill to replace Dodd-Frank while blasting the current regulatory regime
The period marks the most profitable time for home sellers in nearly a decade
Try to imagine a real estate market without real estate brokerages or an MLS. It would be like the Wild West all over again with no restrictions, no law, and no way to determine what your real estate is really worth. Welcome to the real estate market in Cuba.
To prevent the subterfuge and unrestrained greed that ruled the secondary mortgage market in the days before the credit crunch and the housing market crash, the United States Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is working on a new, transparent system that will consolidate all mortgage-backed securities into a single platform that will include Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.