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Meet the Dad Who Turned His Back Patio Into a Hockey Rink

Patrick Erlenbach is a hockey dad who is taking “home ice” to a whole new level.

March 9, 2015 |

Watch for multifamily construction costs to go up and up

More apartments are coming online. But will they ease overall affordability?

April 24, 2017 |

The Do’s and Don’ts of Dealing with Loud Neighbors

Noisy neighbors can be a headache. Dealing with them can either make things better or worse.

August 21, 2015 |

Neighborhood decline reversed through inventive refinance program

The Illinois Housing Development Authority, Fannie Mae, and U.S. Bank partner for I-Refi’s $50,000 in household assistance.

April 17, 2017 |

Originator creates a niche with Fannie Mae HomeStyle Renovation

Consumers can borrow up to 50 percent of the as-completed value of the improved property in a purchase or refi.

April 10, 2017 |

Tech-savvy lender builds LOS, now integrating with Day 1 Certainty

How Mortgage Network built the technology it uses to originate, sell, and service loans.

April 3, 2017 |

Consumer confidence in housing hits all-time high

Millennials showed especially strong increases in job confidence and income gains.

March 15, 2017 |

Early adopter calls HomeReady a boon to community reinvestment

TD Bank has embraced Fannie Mae’s affordable lending product, calling it a boon to community lending efforts.

March 13, 2017 |

Fannie Mae economists uncover hidden strengths in rural areas

Lenders and economists learn about the surprising opportunities and challenges in rural housing markets.

March 27, 2017 |

Rent growth slows, but affordability remains an issue for rental apartments

National household incomes should outpace rents by about 2 percent over the next two-year period.

March 20, 2017 |

8 top women in mortgage finance offer career encouragement, advice

They’ve ‘been there’ and ‘done that.’ And they’re hopeful you’ll follow in their footsteps.

March 8, 2017 |