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New Refinancing Program Helps Low-Equitied Homeowners.. current on their mortgage makes financial sense both for borrowers and for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac," said FHFA Director Melvin L. Watt.. Borrowers with existing harp loans are not eligible for the new offering unless they have.

For loans that fall into the first two categories, Director Watt said Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would not force repurchases of mortgages found to have minor flaws if the borrowers have near.

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06.27.13: Rep. Mel Watt Testifies for FHFA Director at Senate Banking The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is an independent federal agency created as the successor regulatory agency of the Federal housing finance board (fhfb), the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO), and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development government-sponsored enterprise mission team, absorbing the powers and regulatory authority of both entities, with.

WATCH: FHFA Director Watt ensures HARP is not a scam" Judge approves Citigroup’s $730M settlement with bondholders A Manhattan federal judge on Monday signalled he will not rubber-stamp Citigroup Inc’s proposed 0 million (387.5 million pounds) settlement of a shareholder lawsuit accusing it of hiding tens.Dc Fawcett Scam Based on what the FHFA Director says, HARP is not a scam .. It is important to understand what HARP is, HARP stands for home affordable refinance program.

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WATCH: FHFA Director Watt ensures HARP is not a scam" "Your deeds, Mr. President – neglecting the needy to coddle the rich, desecrating the environment, and misleading the country into war – do not exemplify the faith we live by. "Moreover, many of.

Mel Watt speaks before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services today, here is the statement.. FHFA Director Mel Watt says (see following red colored text) it would be "irresponsible" for the GSEs not to have a substantial capital buffer to whether operating losses without having to draw additional taxpayer support.

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