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Arch MI offers credit risk enhancement products, expert risk management and financial solutions to help lenders and investors reduce their exposure to mortgage risk.

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New Spring HaMMR Predicts a Year We’ve Seen Before

It’s “back to the future” for housing in 2021, as rising rates and low inventory combine in a familiar pattern. The latest issue also explores the persistent shortage of housing and the policy fixes needed to address the problem.

Turn GSEs into Utilities?

Edward Pinto returns to the Arch MI PolicyCast to discuss why turning Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into privately owned, public utilities may be a bad idea.

Searching for Equilibrium

The law of supply and demand: As supply increases, prices tend to drop. When supply falls, prices increase. The economy reaches equilibrium when supply and demand are in balance.

Homebuyer Education

Get access to GSE-approved pre-purchase programs for borrowers financing their home purchases with loans that include MI.

Roadmap to Homeownership

Use the RtHO toolkit to set up your own homebuyer seminar, in which you explain the process, the benefits and the financial implications of homebuying.

Train Your Team

Arch MI trains mortgage professionals to compete in today’s fast-paced lending environment.


The spread of COVID-19 has created an unprecedented business environment, impacting real estate markets and mortgage lending operations across the U.S.


Arch Business Operations in Light of COVID-19

The health and safety of our employees and their families, clients, friends and colleagues is foremost in our minds as we monitor and respond to the coronavirus pandemic.


Arch MI Supports Customers Affected by Hurricane Laura and the California Wildfires 

Arch MI affirms our support for all forbearance and loss mitigation programs initiated by Fannie Mae / Freddie Mac.


A Foundation for Success

Arch MI was the first MI company to recognize the importance of Credit Unions and the superior performance of their member homebuyers. Learn how Arch MI continues to be the right choice for CUs, delivering proven solutions that grow mortgage share and attract members.

Read more about Arch MI’s Dedication to CUs