Mortgage programs (31 - 36 of 36 items)
Ways of Providing a Fairer Share of Federal Housing Support to Rural Areas
CED-80-1: Published: Mar 28, 1980. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 1980.
GAO evaluated the accomplishments and shortcomings of Federal housing programs in rural America, particularly in the past 10 years. Areas of special concern included the geographic distribution of housing assistance, gaps in program benefits, and ways to improve the programs' effectiveness in providing opportunities for rural families to obtain decent homes. Eighteen counties in six States were se...
Condominium Homeownership Opportunities Could Be Increased
CED-78-71: Published: Mar 21, 1978. Publicly Released: Mar 21, 1978.
The growth in condominium ownership and its advantages have led to the enactment of legislation authorizing condominium financing programs for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Veterans Administration (VA), and the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA).Because of statutory limitations, opportunities for financing are still not readily available to condominium buyers. HUD can...
Implementation of Revised Section 235 Homeownership Program
CED-78-16: Published: Nov 23, 1977. Publicly Released: Nov 23, 1977.
An inquiry was conducted into the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) implementation of the revised section 235 homeownership program. Since its inception in January 1976, the program has helped only 9,459 homebuyers, and only $21.3 million of the total $264.1 million in contract authority has been reserved or obligated. The Department's initial goal was to spend the $264.1 million...
Millions of Dollars in Delinquent Mortgage Insurance Premiums Should Be Collected by the Department of Housing and Urban Development
FGMSD-77-33: Published: Sep 8, 1977. Publicly Released: Sep 8, 1977.
In a 14-month period ended March 1977, an average of $38 million per month in mortgage insurance premiums was past due to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) because many lending institutions did not pay their bills on time. By changing its premium collection cycle from a yearly to a monthly basis, the agency could save the Government $16.5 million in interest costs.HUD does not:...
Opportunities To Improve Effectiveness and Reduce Costs of Rental Assistance Housing Program
B-171630: Published: Jan 10, 1973. Publicly Released: Jan 10, 1973.
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