Sustainable Housing Finance: Perspectives on Reforming FHA
Testimony before the House Financial Services Committee Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance
Document date: April 10, 2013
Released online: April 10, 2013
In testimony before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance, Urban Institute President Sarah Rosen Wartell described alternatives for reforming the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to ensure a sustainable housing finance system, focusing on steps Congress can take now to improve FHA’s financial health by strengthening its ability to assess and manage risk and mitigate loss.
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