Say this for Edward DeMarco: the acting head of the nation's housing finance regulator is being realistic about the likely impact of the new homeowner insurance rules his agency announced Tuesday.

In a long-awaited move, the Federal Housing Finance Agency imposed restrictions on the ability of banks that do business with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to get paid for sending business to their partner insurance companies.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Digital Insurance content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access