It’s been slightly over two years since the government took over Fannie & Freddie and a few months since the Frank/Dodd Finreg bill was passed. And today the House Financial Services Committee is hearing testimony on the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Below are some reference links. Of particular note are the two testimonies from market players.
New Firms Could Do Fannie & Freddie’s Work (WSJ)
House Opens Floor To Testimony on Future of GSEs (HousingWire)
Future of Housing Finance (By Michael Heid, Wells Home Mortgage Head)
Future of Housing Finance (By Michael Farrell, CEO Annaly Capital)