The GAO recommended changes in the federal review process for granting waivers from the requirement to obtain residential mortgage appraisals.
The Congressional Research Service reviewed the regulatory status of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and issues that the government-sponsored enterprises might face in emerging from conservatorship.
In a new report, the Congressional Research Service reviewed the evolution of the CFPB's Qualified Mortgage Rule and the recently amended requirements on "ability-to-repay."
In its annual review of financial stability and systemic risk, the Financial Stability and Oversight Council highlighted COVID-19-related financial stresses.
The Financial Stability Oversight Council reviewed a proposed regulatory capital framework by the Federal Housing Finance Agency for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.