Tag : Freddie Mac

Statement from NAHB Chairman Ed Brady on Housing Finance Reform Plan

March 23, 2016

WASHINGTON — Ed Brady, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Bloomington, Ill., today issued the following statement regarding the housing … Read More

Report: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Set to Reduce Mortgage Balances

March 22, 2016

Housing Wire, citing a Wall Street Journal article reports that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will begin to cut mortgage balances later this year. The Wall Street Journal states that … Read More

Sales of Existing Homes Down in February

March 21, 2016

WASHINGTON — After increasing to the highest annual rate in six months, existing-home sales tumbled in February amidst unshakably low supply levels and steadfast price growth in several sections of … Read More

NLBMDA: Fannie and Freddie Attracting First-Time Homebuyers

February 5, 2015

On December 8, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced programs allowing for a down payment requirement as low as 3%