GSEs Look to Follow FHA’s Lead on Streamlined Refis

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FHA to Reduce Mortgage Insurance Rates for some FHA Streamlined Refi’s March 6, 2012 by Rhonda Porter 1 Comment Today HUD announced that beginning June 11, 2012, FHA will REDUCE the cost for an FHA streamlined refinance for FHA insured mortgages that were originated prior to June 1, 2009 .

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GSEs Look to Follow FHA’s Lead on Streamlined Refis – In contrast, the GSEs generally require a new appraisal on any refi, whether cash-out or a rate or term refinancing. It seems likely, although Lockhart did not specify details, that Fannie and Freddie are looking to follow the lead of the FHA in terms of making it easier for borrowers to refinance in certain situations.

GSEs Look to Follow FHA’s Lead on Streamlined Refis Posted in FHFA by NAR Staff From the Housing Wire, Fannie and Freddie are considering a change with regard to how "Streamlined Refi’s" are appraised: In particular, the GSEs are considering a plan to allow some borrowers to refinance without the use of an updated.

In a twist of fortune, it appears the GSEs are — for once — looking to follow the lead of the Federal Housing Administration, with their regulator hinting wednesday afternoon that a plan to.

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