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Freddie Mac Prices $643 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-BF1, Backed by Properties Controlled by Brookfield Asset …

MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 15, 2017) – Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with seven-year terms. The approximately $643 million in K Certificates (K-BF1 Certificates) are backed by five properties indirectly controlled by Brookfield Asset Management. K-BF1 is expected to settle […]

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Freddie Mac Wraps Up $2.47 Billion SCRT Offering

Freddie Mac has completed its third Seasoned Credit Risk Transfer (SCRT) offering – a rated securitization of approximately $2.47 billion of both guaranteed senior and unguaranteed subordinate securities. The SCRT securitization program is a part of Freddie Mac’s seasoned loan offerings, designed to reduce less liquid assets in its mortgage-related investments portfolio and shed credit […]

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Freddie economist: If housing is affordable, why is homeownership …

Despite housing affordability being near-record highs, homeownership still feels completely out of reach for many people, Sean Becketti, Freddie Mac vice president and chief economist, stated in a blog. Becketti referenced how the National Association of Realtors’ Housing Affordability Index currently sits near-record highs, and yet most news headlines talk about an affordability crisis in the country. […]

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Investors Take On Mortgage Risk From Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac …

Investors are snapping up securities sold by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that shift mortgage default risk away from taxpayers, powering a quiet transformation of the housing giants after almost a decade of government control. Fannie and Freddie have sold roughly $48 billion of the securities since 2013, transferring a large measure of risk on […]

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Freddie Mac pulls back on loans with extra-low down payments …

One percent down on a new home loan? Zero down? Generous gifts of thousands of dollars from mortgage companies to help you swing the deal? If any of these sounds attractive to you, here’s a little sobering news: One of the country’s two largest mortgage sources is eliminating them. In a surprise move, giant investor […]

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Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $315 Million Multifamily Small …

MCLEAN, VA, Aug 10, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 10, 2017) – Freddie Mac (otcqb:FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB36 offering, a multifamily mortgage-backed securitization backed by small balance loans underwritten by Freddie Mac and issued by a third-party trust. The company expects to guarantee approximately $315 million in Multifamily […]

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-066 …

MCLEAN, VA, Aug 11, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 11, 2017) – Freddie Mac (otcqb:FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company expects to issue approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-066 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or […]

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-066

MCLEAN, VA, Aug 11, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 11, 2017) – Freddie Mac (otcqb:FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company expects to issue approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-066 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or […]

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-066

MCLEAN, VA, Aug 11, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 11, 2017) – Freddie Mac (otcqb:FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company expects to issue approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-066 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or […]

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-066

MCLEAN, VA, Aug 11, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 11, 2017) – Freddie Mac (otcqb:FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company expects to issue approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-066 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or […]

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