Skip to main content

Helping Homebuyers and Housing

John C. Weicher

HUD has just completed a badly needed reform of the rules governing real estate settlements. The changes are consistent with President Obama’s campaign pledge to mandate accurate loan disclosure. He can minimize the risk of a future subprime mortgage mess and stimulate the housing market by letting the new rules stand.

To read a full copy of this report, please click on the “View PDF” button below.

View PDF

Related Articles

2021 Annual Report

Hudson Institute

2021 began with most of the United States still shuttered by the COVID-19 pandemic— and ended with most of the world on edge due to the massing of Rus...

Continue Reading

The Potential Role of the US-EU Trade and Technology Council in a Rapidly Changing Global Economic Order

Thomas J. Duesterberg & Angélique Talmor

In an important speech on April 13, 2022, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen admitted that “the war between Russia and Ukraine has redrawn the conto...

Continue Reading

Renewing America’s Supply Chain Independence

Michael Roberts

It is often stated that America is a maritime nation given its vast coastlines on the largest oceans and the world’s most powerful navy and coast gu...

Continue Reading