Report On DASP’s two-year anniversary, CAP provides recommendations for how the Federal Housing Administration can better help neighborhoods and homeowners while still saving money for taxpayers.
Tight credit may be keeping many qualified prospective homeowners on the sidelines, but they might be necessary for a full housing recovery. FHFA Director Mel Watt is working to ensure that qualified borrowers in all parts of the country have a shot at sustainable homeownership.
Institutional investors have bought hundreds of thousands of single-family homes to rent out, and now, Wall Street firms have created a security that is backed by these homes and supported by their rental incomes.
Report Single-family rental securitization needs to be managed responsibly in order to protect consumer interests.
Fact Sheet The Market Access Fund can help our housing finance system innovate new products and serve all markets.
Jim Carr delivers remarks at the HomeFree-USA Conference on October 27, 2013.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency needs new leadership to tackle the nation’s most urgent housing challenges and build a lasting housing recovery.
The stakes of housing finance reform are huge. In a set of fact sheets, the CAP housing team explains how to get it right.
Julia Gordon, Director of Housing Finance and Policy at the Center for American Progress, testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee about housing finance reform.
Issue Brief Investors can and should be part of our nation’s housing recovery, but there are serious risks associated with leaving neighborhood recovery in the hands of private investors.
The Mortgage Finance Working Group lays out steps to transform how we fund rental housing.
Housing finance reform has big implications for Millennials’ lifestyles, financial security, and well-being—which is why it’s time for them to pay attention.
The CAP Housing Team presents summaries of 26 plans to reform the U.S. housing finance market.
Senior Fellow Jim Carr delivers a speech at the American Enterprise Institute.