3 Reasons Why Restoring 3% Down Loans Makes Sense

3 Reasons Why Restoring 3% Down Loans Makes Sense

While many in our industry applauded the proposed reintroduction by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the GSEs) of a 3% down-payment loan with private mortgage insurance (MI), it certainly has not been unanimously well received. To be honest, many of us here at MGIC have...

Mortgage Insurance Industry Poised for Broader Role

Recovering from what is described as the most severe housing downturn the country has ever faced has been difficult and painful. So it is good to report some positive news on the mortgage insurance (MI) front. MGIC and other mortgage insurance companies are entering...