MBA Comments on FHFA’s Draft Strategic Plan

MBA Comments on FHFA’s Draft Strategic Plan

Members of Media:

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 18, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — On Wednesday, June 13, 2011, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) sent the attached letter to the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) in response to the FHFA’s draft Strategic Plan: Fiscal Years 2013-2017. The letter outlines MBA’s views and recommendations as the FHFA undertakes further refinements and continues its implementation.

The letter begins with a recommended set of principles MBA believes are fundamental to successful strategic planning and implementation, then offers feedback related to specific aspects of the Strategic Plan.

A copy of the letter is attached. If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Key at (202) 557-2799, or mkey@mortgagebankers,org.


The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) is the national association representing the real estate finance industry, an industry that employs more than 280,000 people in virtually every community in the country. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the association works to ensure the continued strength of the nation’s residential and commercial real estate markets; to expand homeownership and extend access to affordable housing to all Americans. MBA promotes fair and ethical lending practices and fosters professional excellence among real estate finance employees through a wide range of educational programs and a variety of publications. Its membership of over 2,400 companies includes all elements of real estate finance: mortgage companies, mortgage brokers, commercial banks, thrifts, Wall Street conduits, life insurance companies and others in the mortgage lending field.


Mortgage Bankers Association
1331 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: (202) 557-2700