To compete against "80/10/10" loans, which don't require mortgage insurance, mortgage insurers are aggressively marketing a new kind of single-premium policy.

The new policies let borrowers make a single payment up front to insure home loans with 10% down payments.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.