Tag Archives: FHFA

Delinquent GSE Mortgages Fall in Q3

The number of home loans backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that are 60 or more days past due fell from 1.2 percent to 1.1 percent at the end of the third quarter, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s foreclosure prevention report released today.

Read More »

FHFA Sets 2019 Performance Goals for Fannie, Freddie

The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued the metrics on which it will assess the 2019 performance of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and their jointly owned securitization platform, which will be implemented for the “Single Security” to be issued by both GSEs in the second quarter of 2019.

Read More »

ABA Offers Feedback on FHFA’S GSE Capital Proposal

In a comment letter to the Federal Housing Finance Agency on Friday, the American Bankers Association offered feedback on a proposal that would create a new framework for risk-based capital requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to ensure that the GSEs could cover losses and continue operations in the event of stress.

Read More »

FHFA: Freddie Mac Falls Short of Some Low-Income Housing Goals

The Federal Housing Finance Agency in its Annual Housing Report today said that Freddie Mac failed to meet two of its four affordable housing goals — those for low and very-low income buyers purchasing single-family homes — in 2017. The GSE met its low-income refinancing goal for single-family homes and the goal for home purchases in low-income areas. Fannie Mae achieved all ...

Read More »