FHFA

Home prices continue their rapid growth, up 18% year-over-year

Home prices in the U.S. jumped by 16% in April 2021 compared to April 2020, according to newly published data…

1 year ago

President Biden nominates Julia Gordon as HUD commissioner

U.S. President Joe Biden has nominated a new Federal Housing Commissioner to serve at the Department of Housing and Urban…

1 year ago

President Biden to replace Mark Calabria as head of FHFA

Update: The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced late Wednesday that President Biden has appointed Sandra Thompson as the agency’s acting…

1 year ago

FHFA launches new refinancing program for low-income homeowners

Low-income homeowners who may have missed out on last year’s refinancing boom are to be given a second chance, the…

1 year ago

FHFA considers changes to the home appraisal process

The home appraisal process could be about to get a makeover, as the Federal Housing Finance Agency has requested public…

2 years ago

FHFA extends aid to landlords and renters

As federal protections for landlords near their expiration date, the Federal Housing Finance Agency is offering additional help due to…

2 years ago

Freddie Mac failed to hit low income housing goals in 2017

Government sponsored enterprise Freddie Mac failed in its bid to meet its low-income housing goals for 2017, according to a…

4 years ago

FHFA suspends plans to update its credit scoring model

This week it was revealed that an initiative to update the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s credit score model, which is…

4 years ago

Texas court rules that the FHFA is “unconstitutionally structured”

The leadership structure of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the body that runs Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, has been…

4 years ago

Industry bodies form alliance to push for alternative credit scoring model

The National Association of Realtors is teaming up with a number of housing and mortgage trade associations to ask the…

5 years ago