District Circular Letters

June 8, 2015

CFPB Guidance on Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Homeownership Program


On May 11, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection (CFPB) issued CFPB Bulletin 2015-02 to help mortgage lenders avoid illegal discrimination against applicants whose income includes vouchers from the Section 8 HCV Homeownership Program, which was created to assist low-income, first-time homebuyers in purchasing homes.

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