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President Trump Signs Executive Order to Stimulate Economic Growth

Today, President Trump signed an Executive Order aimed at revitalizing the American economy by creating a fast track for the rulemaking process for reforming regulation. The Executive Order also establishes a “Regulatory Bill of Rights,” which provides guidance for...
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MHI’s Advocacy Efforts Continue as Congress Develops Next COVID-19 Relief Package

MHI is closely monitoring the development of the next round of COVID-19 funding, including the “Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act” (HEROES Act), which was introduced by Speaker Nancy Pelosi yesterday and expected to be considered by the full...
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HUD, FHFA, CFPB Launch Joint Website for Housing Assistance Amid COVID-19

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) have launched a joint website aimed at consolidating information and resources for federal assistance into one...
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FHFA Announces Loan Lookup Tool for Residents in Multifamily Properties Backed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has announced a new online multifamily property lookup tool from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to help renters determine if they are protected in federal law from eviction during the COVID-19 emergency. By entering their address,...
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Trump Signs Bill Granting Additional Stimulus Funds for Paycheck Protection Program, Other Priorities

On Monday, the federal government replenished funds for the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to help small businesses struggling through the economic impact of COVID-19. The SBA limited lenders to submitting 350 applications per...
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THE HILL: Trump signs $484 billion coronavirus relief package

President Trump on Friday signed legislation providing $484 billion to replenish a popular small business lending program and support hospitals and COVID-19 testing amid the coronavirus pandemic. The measure includes an additional $310 billion in funding for the...
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RELEASE: FHFA Announces that Enterprises will Purchase Qualified Loans in Forbearance to Keep Lending Flowing

Washington, D.C. – To support homeowners and mortgage lenders, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is approving the purchase of certain single-family mortgages in forbearance that meet specific eligibility criteria by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the...
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FHFA Addresses Servicer Liquidity Concerns, Announces Four Month Advance Obligation Limit for Loans in Forbearance

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced the alignment of Fannie Mae’s and Freddie Mac’s (the Enterprises) policies regarding servicer obligations to advance scheduled monthly principal and interest payments for single-family...
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MHI Joins Coalition of Housing Leaders Urging Congress to Approve Further Stimulus Funds for American Workers and Businesses

MHI, along with a coalition of housing leaders, submitted a letter to Congress strongly urging additional funding for the Payroll Protection Program (PPP) to ensure MHI’s membership can take advantage of this financial support during this difficult time. Additional...
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MHI Produces Informational Packet on Cybersecurity for Telecommuters

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, an unprecedented number of Americans now work remotely or Work from Home (WFH). With so many people now using the internet for WFH, it is critical for businesses to ensure they are protected, while also providing employees with a...
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