The Federal Regulatory Directory, Eighteenth Edition continues to offer a clear path through the maze of complex federal agencies and regulations, providing to-the-point analysis of regulations. Information-packed profiles of more than 100 federal agencies and departments detail the history, structure, purpose, actions, and key contacts for every regulatory agency in the U.S. government. Now updated with an improved searching structure, the Federal Regulatory Directory continues to be the leading reference for understanding federal regulations, providing a richer, more targeted exploration than is possible by cobbling together electronic and print sources.
Chapter : Other Housing and Urban Development Department Offices
Other Housing and Urban Development Department Offices
- GOVERNMENT NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION 798
- OFFICE OF COMMUNITY PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT 799
- OFFICE OF LEAD HAZARD CONTROL AND HEALTHY HOMES 800
■ Government National Mortgage Association
The Government National Mortgage Association, also known as Ginnie Mae, is a U.S. government corporation created in 1968 through an amendment to Title III of the National Housing Act. Ginnie Mae was established to support the government’s housing objectives by providing liquidity in the secondary mortgage market for federally insured mortgages originating from the Federal Housing Administration and Department of Veterans Affairs. As a government corporation, Ginnie Mae and its program are governed by a set of regulations published in the Code of Federal Regulations at Title 24, Parts 300–310.