Proposed QRM rules may lead to high down payment requirements.
Mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will purchase only loans that meet new "qualified mortgage" requirements starting next year.
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Why QRM Concerns NAR
QM, QRM to Lock in Tight Loan Standards
Home mortgage originations will shrink by up to 20 percent and the economy as a whole clipped by 1.1 percent over the next three years if federal regulators proceed with their proposed (QM) and QRM) rules.
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