Archive for January, 2015


Fannie Mae Releases December 2014 Monthly Summary

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Fannie Mae’s FNMA, -0.88% December 2014 Monthly Summary is now available. The monthly summary report contains information about Fannie Mae’s monthly and year-to-date activities for our gross mortgage portfolio, mortgage-backed securities and other guarantees, interest rate risk measures, serious delinquency rates, and loan modifications. Fannie Mae enables people to buy, […]

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Fannie Mae: Perspectives on HERA Shareholders Can Take to the Bank – Or at …

Fannie Mae: Perspectives on HERA Shareholders Can Take to the Bank – Or at Least Should by Investors Unite During a teleconference call January 29, a House Financial Services Committee staff member with an obviously in-depth familiarity with Housing and Economic Recovery Act (HERA) of 2008 asked the authors of a new paper on the […]

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Mortgage Compliance Advisors Announces the Incorporation of Fannie Mae Loan Defect Categories

Incorporating the Fannie Mae Loan Defect Categories into our audits allows our clients to be compliant with Fannie Mae. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) January 30, 2015 Mortgage Compliance Advisors (MCA), a MetaSource company, announced today that it has incorporated the Fannie Mae Loan Defect Categories into their mortgage audits. On December 17, 2014, Fannie […]

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Freddie Mac Is Selling $410 Million In Delinquent Loans

Government-backed mortgage giant Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) recently announced that it will be selling $410 million of deeply delinquent mortgage loans in a continued effort to clean up its balance sheet. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is pressing Freddie Mac and cousin Fannie Mae (OTC: FNM) to actively reduce their exposure to delinquent loans […]

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Mortgage Rates Tick Up

MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Jan 29, 2015) – Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates reversing course from the first weeks of the year to tick up slightly. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.66 percent with an average 0.6 point for […]

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30-year fixed-rate mortgage edges up to 3.66%: Freddie Mac

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Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for December 2014

MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Jan 28, 2015) – Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company’s Monthly Volume Summary for December 2014. The summary, available on the company’s website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac’s mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other investments. Freddie Mac was established by Congress in 1970 to […]

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Mortgage rates rise, marking 1st weekly gain of 2015, Freddie Mac says

Fixed mortgage rates this week rose for the first time in 2015, with Freddie Mac’s widely watched survey pegging the 30-year conventional rate at 3.66%, up from 3.63% last week. lRelated BusinessFannie Mae, Freddie Mac regulator defends 3% down payment mortgagesSee all related The average rate for a 15-year fixed home loan was 2.98%, up […]

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Freddie Mac Is Selling $410 Million In Delinquent Loans

View photo . Government-backed mortgage giant Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) recently announced that it will be selling $410 million of deeply delinquent mortgage loans in a continued effort to clean up its balance sheet. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is pressing Freddie Mac and cousin Fannie Mae (OTC: FNM) to actively reduce their exposure […]

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US Existing-Home Sales Rebound a Bit in December

Sales of previously owned homes rebounded somewhat in December, a solid end to a largely lackluster year for the U.S. housing market. Existing-home sales rose 2.4% last month from November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.04 million, the National Association of Realtors said Friday. Sales for November were revised slightly lower, to a…

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