Rules differ depending on the federal agency backing the loan
by Amanda Rosenblatt | Sep 2
Fannie Mae survey shows some lenders apply stricter standards than what their investors require, leaving some borrowers out in the cold
by Amy Tankersley | Jul 28
Bid to boost capital reserves also includes changes to reverse mortgage offerings
by Inman | Jan 30
Temporary exemption will allow government-backed loans to exceed 43 percent DTI
by Inman | Jan 10
Why some think new rules are a 'drag' on the market
by Steve Bergsman | Sep 7
New tool factors bankruptcy, FICO score and debt ratio into the equation
by Jack Guttentag | Nov 21
Congress, interest groups form unlikely alliance to oppose plan
by Ken Harney | Jun 7
Fast track to mortgage approval
by Jack Guttentag | May 9
Mood of the Market
Worries about oversight, maximum debt ratios persist
by Steve Bergsman | Oct 22
Book Review: 'The Mortgage Encyclopedia'
by Tara-Nicholle Nelson | Oct 19
REThink Real Estate
by Tara-Nicholle Nelson | Sep 23
Changes to cash reserves, debt ratios upset lenders
by Jack Guttentag | Aug 23
Higher credit requirements put many at disadvantage
by Bernice Ross | Oct 13