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FEMA Alert December 21, 2021 FEMA issued a Major Disaster Declaration for areas of Washington affected by wildfires from July 12 – August 8, 2021.  The following areas have been approved for assistance: Public Assistance: Colville Indian Reservation   Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation Wildfires (DR-4631-WA)   Additional Resources FEMA’s web site FEMA’s...

FEMA Alert December 21, 2021 FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for the state of Alabama to supplement state and local recovery efforts in areas affected by severe storms and flooding from October 6-7, 2021.  The following counties have been approved for assistance: Individual Assistance: Jefferson Shelby   Alabama...

Industry Update December 16, 2021 Source: RisMedia On Tuesday, Dec. 14, the U.S. Senate confirmed Alanna McCargo as president of Ginnie Mae—a position that hasn’t been permanently filled since 2017. Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, president and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement in response to...

Industry Update December 15, 2021 Source: cutoday.info President Biden has nominated Sandra Thompson to serve a full five-year term as director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Thompson was appointed as acting director of the FHFA in June.   For full report, please click the source link above. ...

Industry Update December 16, 2021 Source: MarketScreener The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today issued a proposed rule that would require Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to develop, maintain, and submit annual capital plans to FHFA. This requirement helps protect taxpayers by ensuring that the Enterprises properly assess their...

Industry Update December 15, 2021 Source: FEMA Press Release FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell announced today that President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. made additional federal emergency aid available to the Commonwealth of Kentucky in the areas affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding and tornadoes beginning Dec. 10, 2021. This assistance...

FEMA Alert December 15, 2021 FEMA issued a Fire Management Assistance Declaration for areas of Oklahoma affected by wildfires on December 15, 2021 and continuing.  The following counties have been approved for assistance: Public Assistance: Texas Oklahoma Cobb Fire (FM-5421-OK) Additional Resources FEMA’s web site FEMA’s Disaster Declaration Process HUD Moratorium on Foreclosure VA’s...

FEMA Alert December 15, 2021 FEMA issued a Fire Management Assistance Declaration for areas of Texas affected by wildfires on December 15, 2021 and continuing.  The following counties have been approved for assistance: Public Assistance: Carson   Texas North 207 Fire (FM-5422-TX) Additional Resources FEMA’s web site FEMA’s Disaster Declaration Process HUD Moratorium on...