Federal Housing Finance Agency Acting Director Sandra Thompson, President Biden’s nominee to lead the agency on a permanent basis, today told lawmakers that Congress must determine whether and how Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will exit conservatorship.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency said today it will increase fees for certain Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac high-balance loans and second home loans starting on April 1. Fees for high-balance loans will increase between 0.25% and 0.75%, and second home loan fees will rise between 1.125% and 3.875%, with both types tiered by loan-to-value ratio, FHFA said.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued a final rule establishing single-family affordable housing goals for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for the 2022-2024 period.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued a proposed rule requiring Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to submit annual capital plans and provide prior notice for certain capital actions.
In a comment letter today, the American Bankers Association urged the Federal Housing Finance Agency to further refine proposed amendments to the capital framework for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac relating to the prescribed leverage buffer amount and credit risk transfers.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have sold 130,808 nonperforming loans as of June 30, with a total unpaid balance of $24.5 billion, according to the Non-Performing Loan Sales Report released today by the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued the metrics on which it will assess the 2022 performance of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and their jointly owned securitization platform, Common Securitization Solutions.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today released its annual performance and accountability report for 2021
The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced plans to expand refinance programs introduced last spring for low- to moderate-income borrowers.