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Andrew Winkler

Andrew Winkler is a policy analyst for the American Action Forum working on housing finance and economic issues.

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By and / 3.22.2013

After the housing bubble burst, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) rapidly expanded the scope of its mortgage insurance well beyond its traditional mission of helping low-to-moderate income, first-time home buyers.  Instead of lending directly to borrowers, the FHA insures mortgages in exchange for a premium, and only pays out the cost of those mortgages when […]