The U.S. government is urging Private Mortgage Insurers to back VA loans

The Department of Housing and Urban Development has made a request to private insurers like AIG and MGIC, asking them to guarantee mortgages for veterans.  VA loans represent one of the fastest growing segments of the mortgage market.   Read more about this topic at: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-10-28/u-dot-s-dot-urges-aig-mgic-to-back-fastest-growing-va-loans