Freddie Mac

FHFA tells Fannie & Freddie to focus on housing affordability in 2022

The Federal Housing Finance Agency has put affordability at the top of its agenda in its annual to-do list for…

10 months ago

Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac to raise loan limits to almost $1 million in some areas

Prompted by a massive rise in home prices over the last year, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are reportedly planning…

10 months ago

Freddie Mac program aims to help renters boost their credit scores

Freddie Mac says it wants to help make renters more creditworthy and it’s putting its words into action with a…

11 months 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

Granny Flats are growing in popularity due to the housing crunch, study finds

The number of accessory dwelling units in the U.S. has increased dramatically as a result of the housing inventory crunch,…

2 years ago

Freddie Mac warns of mortgage aid scammers

Scammers are reportedly targeting homeowners with fake offers of financial aid at a time when many are struggling to pay…

2 years ago

Fannie & Freddie’s new mortgage payment deferral plan

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have announced a new payment deferral option for homeowners who’re struggling to meet their mortgage…

2 years ago

Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac ease mortgage requirements

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have been told by the Federal Housing Finance Agency to come up with alternatives to…

3 years ago

Trump announces moratorium on foreclosures due to coronavirus

U.S. President Donald Trump announced Wednesday a full moratorium on foreclosures for homeowners with mortgages backed by Fannie Mae, Freddie…

3 years ago

Freddie Mac says the U.S. needs at least 3.3 million more homes

Home buyers are struggling to find an ideal property to buy due to a shortage of inventory across the nation,…

3 years ago