Amendment requires a borrower to receive the option of a mortgage without a prepayment penalty, if they are offered an amendment with a prepayment penalty. Sets the maximum time for a prepayment penalty of 3 years and a maximum prepayment amount of 3% of the loan for the first year, 2% for the second year and 1% for the third year.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-450 to require a borrower to receive the option of a mortgage without a prepayment penalty, if they are offered an amendment with a prepayment penalty. Sets the maximum time for a prepayment penalty of 3 years and a maximum prepayment amount of 3% of the loan for the first year, 2% for the second year and 1% for the third year.

House Amendment Code:

(A004)

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