Panel Approves Legislation Raising Loan Limits

Vadum, Matthew
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/23/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31683, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on approval of a legislation that could help increase the supply of affordable rental housing and enhance the issuance of multifamily housing bonds by the panel of the House Financial Services Committee. Implication of the legislation for the U.S. Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage limits; Aim of FHA multifamily insurance programs; Comments of U.S. Representative Gary G. Miller on the need to raise multifamily loan limits.


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