Tag: HUD

Report: Shaky FHA finances move onto solid ground

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WASHINGTON – Nov. 18, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released its annual report to Congress on the financial condition of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Mutual Mortgage Insurance (MMI) Fund, and it found generally…

New HUD rule bolsters housing-bias law

WASHINGTON – Feb. 13, 2013 – The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has issued a disparate-impact rule that gives it a new tool to fight housing discrimination. It “will ensure the continued strength of one of the most…

Buy a fixer-upper with FHA 203(k) financing

WASHINGTON – June 5, 2012 – Sometimes the ideal house needs a little bit of work, and private lenders don’t like doling out more money than a home is worth. Unknown to many buyers, however, is an FHA program that…