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September 11, 2017@Fanniemae, @Freddiemac's Unhappy Anniversary Remembrance; #HurricaneIrma Wallops #Florida 
September 08, 2017#HurricaneIrma Targets #Florida
August 29, 2017Collingwood Group Special Report: Hurricane Harvey & Housing
August 16, 2017#Home Equity Fuels #Businesses
August 14, 2017Baby #Boomers Not Selling Are Choking the #Housing Market
August 11, 2017Fix FICO Fast
August 09, 2017Warnings of Another #Taxpayer Bailout Ahead for @FannieMae, @FreddieMac
August 04, 2017Rising #Mortgage Risk With Fewer #Homes for Sale
August 02, 2017@Potus Adviser Calls for Firing of #CFPB Chief
July 31, 2017#Fintech Next to be Regulated? & Fed, "Schmed!" #Mortgage Rates Go Lower
July 28, 2017More #Renters Expected to Buy #Homes This Year
July 24, 2017@FannieMae & @FreddieMac Would Be Privatized Under Proposed Budget
July 17, 2017Americans Hoarding #Money in Banks, So, Why Aren't More People Buying #Homes
June 26, 2017Home Sales Skyrocketing
June 23, 2017Home Sales Through the Roof, but Inventory Problems Mount
June 19, 2017Key #Housing Numbers Ahead
June 14, 2017Mortgage Regulation Revamp Proposed by Treasury Department
June 12, 2017#Mortgage #Banking Woes
June 07, 2017@Potus' Infrastructure Plan Could Benefit #Housing, #Mortgage #Real Estate Industries
June 05, 2017Housing Market's Catch-22
April 26, 2017#Home Sales Through the Roof, D.C. Needs to Cut #Regulations to Keep This Going
February 17, 2017@FreddieMac Profit Doubles -- Now Those $$$ Go to U.S. Treasury
January 03, 2017#Housing Outlook Brightens for this Year Despite Higher #Mortgages
December 21, 2016Early Christmas Gift for #Housing Industry: #Economic Confidence at 9-Year High
December 16, 2016#Home Prices Through the Roof Posting Biggest Gain in 14 Months
December 15, 2016Time for Office of #National Housing Policy & Is the #Mortgage Rate Party Over
December 14, 2016How Rising #Mortgage Rates May Not Matter for #Housing
December 13, 2016Fed’s Rate Increase Could Threaten #Housing Demand in 2017
December 12, 2016Fannie, Freddie Privatization: Don’t Hold Your Breath, but Alternative is "Groundhog Day"
December 09, 2016The Trump Effect: #Mortgages Hit New 2016 Highs
December 08, 2016Inside @realDonaldTrump Economic Team Meeting
October 04, 2016The Collingwood Group News Briefing: Why #Clinton, #Trump Need #Housing Policy
September 23, 2016Collingwood News Update: How to Move #Home Sales Out of the Basement
February 17, 2016Cheaper Mortgages for Fewer Homes
February 12, 2016Buy a Home for Your Valentine
February 11, 2016You Won't Believe Where Some NBA Stars Choose to Live
February 10, 2016Mortgage Loans Soar on Cheap Money
February 09, 2016Housing Bubble Fears
February 08, 2016Primary Housing
February 05, 2016Football, Finance for Friday
February 04, 2016Hollywood Takes on Mortgage and Housing Industries
February 03, 2016Fugeddaboutit: The Most Expensive Place to Live in the U.S.
February 02, 2016Groundhogs Day: Risky Mortgages Make a Comeback
February 01, 2016Luxury Apartment Even Has Pool with Underwater Speakers
January 29, 2016Home Price Declines: Blame the Robots!
January 28, 2016Forget Stocks, Buy a Home; Quicken's First Super Bowl Ad
January 27, 2016Home Prices Rise at Fastest Pace in 16-Months, but Mansion Sales Slow
January 26, 2016Home Prices Through the Roof
January 25, 2016Hope for First-Time Home Buyers
January 22, 2016Snowmageddon, Key Housing Number, Lower Mortgage Rates
January 21, 2016Falling Oil Prices and Housing Value, All About 'Location, Location, Location'
January 20, 2016Real Estate Tech - Boom or Bust
January 19, 2016Housing to the Rescue of Stock Markets
January 15, 2016Goldman to Pay $5 Billion Over Mortgage Bonds
January 14, 2016Feds Crack Down on Luxury All-Cash Real Estate Sales
January 13, 2016Home Prices Slip On Oil Slide
January 12, 2016NYC No Longer Most Expensive Office Rental Market -- Find Out What City Is
January 11, 2016Auction.com is now Ten-X, Playboy Mansion for Sale
January 08, 2016With Markets Down Big Time, Housing May Be Better Investment
January 04, 2016Will $79,000 Starter Homes Catch On?
December 23, 2015Regulation, The Grinch that Stole Existing Home Sales
December 22, 2015Christmas Gift from Congress to Housing Industry
December 21, 2015Banks Cozy Up to Online Lending Upstarts
December 18, 2015Why We Need to Rethink Housing as Families Change
December 17, 2015The Fed Awakens : What's Ahead for Mortgages/Housing
December 16, 2015Fed Increases Rates, 1st Time in Decade -- Effects on Housing/Mortgages:
December 16, 2015Financial Companies Need Podcasts to Reach Millennials
December 15, 2015Tiny Bank Behind OnLine Lending Boom
December 14, 2015Merry Christmas From the Fed: Here Comes a Rate Hike
December 11, 2015Stealing Houses in CyberSpace
December 10, 2015Hopes that Cheap Gasoline Will Fuel Home Sales
December 09, 2015$2 Million Jumbo Loan - No Money Down: Too Good to Be True?
December 08, 2015Affordable Housing Concerns; Renters Turn to Judge Judy
October 16, 2015Taking the Pulse of Our Industry
August 04, 2015Keeping the Word “Assistance” after Downpayment
August 03, 2015It’s Time For The CFPB to End Its War on the Financial Services Industry
July 29, 2015If it Walks Like a Duck, and Talks Like a Duck - It Should Be Paid Like a Duck
July 15, 2015Credit Score Conundrums
April 30, 2015The Key To Commercial Success In Washington
March 26, 2015Risk Sharing Transactions Could Be The Answer For Housing
March 23, 2015Dear Congress: It's Time To Reign In Dodd-Frank
March 17, 2015Despite Groans About Over Regulation, Mortgage Industry Not Willing to Pay For Relief
March 09, 2015#Fanniegate: Will Private Capital Dry Up In The Absence of GSE reform?
January 08, 2015Bullish Housing Signals?
January 08, 2015The Politics of Premium Pricing
November 13, 2014What the Mortgage Industry Really Thinks of CFPB Rules
November 07, 2014Election Impact on Housing
October 25, 2014Government Loosens Lending
October 17, 2014The Cautionary Note of Homeownership
September 09, 2014Lenders Hesitant to Lend Cash Because of Mortgage Regulations
May 14, 2014FHFA Director Mel Watt to the Housing Industry: Mission is to “Manage the Present”
May 05, 2014VA To Provide More Focused Scrutiny on Lenders’ Quality Control Plans
November 21, 2013Regulators Propose Diversity Standards for Financial Services Industry
October 21, 2013HUD’s QM Proposed Rule
October 02, 2013The Impacts of the Government Shutdown on FHA & Ginnie Mae
October 01, 2013Technical and Temporary
July 26, 2013FHA Legislation Update
July 23, 2013A New PATH for FHA?
June 04, 2013Initial Thoughts on the GSE Reform Bill
April 16, 2013CPI & Housing Starts
April 10, 2013It's Not FHA, Inc.
March 05, 2013Sequester or Not Housing Recovery to Bode Well for Employment
November 28, 2012Financing Trends for Government Contractors
November 16, 2012Demographics Cannot be Destiny
November 16, 2012Former FHA Commissioner: Shortfall Pales in Comparison to the Economic Value it Provides
September 21, 2012Previewing the September Employment Situation Report
May 14, 2012Retail Sales Figures and the Refi Plan
February 22, 2012A Call to Action - FHFA's Strategic Plan for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
February 01, 2012Housing Assistance 2012: Another Herculean Task for the FHA
February 01, 2012Solemn Remembrance of Those Lost Aboard Shuttle Columbia
January 27, 2012What Should the Government do to Address the Inventory of Foreclosed Properties?
January 24, 2012Mr. President, it's Time for a National Housing Policy
October 17, 2011Refinance America: In Defense of American Capitalism
October 06, 2011Refinance America: A New and Improved Plan
September 26, 2011It's Time to Refinance America and Time For Washington to Get Out of The Way
June 28, 2011HUD Enforcement: The Serious Business of Lender Oversight
April 01, 2011Originator Compensation: Still In The Fight
December 16, 2010Over Engineered Government Housing Aid Still Playing Catch Up
November 05, 2010Call for Bipartisanship: Congress Must Focus on the Future of Housing
July 24, 2010HAMP Had Good Intentions But Was Doomed to Disappoint
July 02, 2010It’s Time Congress Does Right by FHA and Ginnie Mae
April 23, 2010Housing Recovery Requires More Than Just Government Intervention
April 06, 2010Frustrations Build Over Housing Rescue Programs. What is the Alternative?
March 30, 2010TARP Funding to Play Expanded Role in Tackling Housing Crisis
March 22, 2010Congress Focuses on Housing Finance. Top Advisor Names Five Questions That Must Be Explored
February 09, 2010HR 4581 Creates Inspector General Under FHFA to Oversee GSEs. Is this Progress?
February 05, 2010Housing Policy: The Message is as Important as the Mechanism
January 04, 2010Treasury Should be Reliant on Ginnie Mae and FHA to Backstop Housing
December 18, 2009Congressional Hearing on Covered Bonds: A Promising First Step
November 30, 2009Will Pressuring Loan Servicers Be Counterproductive?
November 19, 2009House Amendment Poses Threat to Lending Liquidity
November 17, 2009Golden Opportunity: Make the FHA an Independent Agency
November 11, 2009Dodd's Financial Reform Draft: Initial Observations and Expected Reactions in the Mortgage Market
November 05, 2009Homebuyer Tax Credit is Net Positive, But Not the Universal Solution
October 30, 2009Addressing Continued Concerns About the FHA
September 21, 2009Obscure Truths About the Health of FHA
April 08, 2009Use The Current Economic Crisis as an Opportunity to Support America's Veterans...and Help Fix The Current Housing Crisis...
January 27, 2009Searching for the silver bullet to solve the nation's Housing Crisis: is refinancing all home loans the answer?
January 20, 2009What can the GSEs do to prevent being reduced to a public insurance utility?