Federal Housing Administration (FHA)

Business / Finance / Federal Housing Administration (FHA): The institutions that regulate and lend to savings and loan associations. The Federal Home Loan Banks play a role analogous to that played by the Federal Reserve Banks vis-? -vis member commercial banks.

Other Words for Administration

Administration Noun Synonyms: management, direction, conduct, supervision, oversight, superintendence, regulation, charge
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Other Words for Housing

Housing Verb Synonyms: homes, houses, lodging(s), quarters, accommodation, habitation, dwelling, shelter, protection
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Federal Housing Administration Mortgage

Business / Taxes / Federal Housing Administration Mortgage: Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgages, which are made by private lenders, resemble conventional mortgages in many ways, but there are some significant differences. An FHA mortgage is governme MORE

Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program

Business / Agriculture / Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program: Sometimes referred to in budget documents as Payments to States and Territories, the program provides matching funds to states for research and innovative projects aimed at identifying new market oppo MORE

Federal Water Pollution Control Act

Business / Real Estate / Federal Water Pollution Control Act: Enacted by Congress in 1972, this federal law administered by the EPA regulates the release of pollutants into navigable waters. MORE

Federal Trade Commission Act

Health / Health Insurance / Federal Trade Commission Act: A federal act which established the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and gave the FTC power to work with the Department of Justice to enforce the Clayton Act. The primary function of the FTC is to regul MORE

Federal Seed Act

Business / Agriculture / Federal Seed Act: P.L. 76-354 (August 9, 1939) requires accurate labeling and purity standards for seeds in commerce, and prohibits the importation and movement of adulterated or misbranded seeds. The law works in conj MORE

Federally Related Institutions

Business / Finance / Federally Related Institutions: An institution chartered by the federal government whose primary function is to collect savings deposits and to provide mortgage loans. MORE

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