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Land, home costs paint different pictures for two Southern California multifamily markets

Fannie's Multifamily Economics and Market Research Group compares two leading, but different, multifamily markets in California.

January 4, 2017 |

New modification program offers simplicity and certainty

The Fannie Mae Flex Modification consolidates three modification program into a single solution.

January 23, 2017 |

Workforce renters at a disadvantage in finding affordable homes

In some areas of the country, renters with median income are finding a scarcity of affordable places to rent.

January 25, 2017 |

Homeownership counseling symposium draws nonprofits, lenders

Industry leaders weigh in on the future of housing counseling as part of the mortgage process.

January 30, 2017 |

What we can learn from the resilient Southeast housing market

The housing recovery after the Great Recession hasn’t lived up to expectations.

February 8, 2017 |

Some multifamily markets face changing supply, growth realities in 2017

Growth in multifamily will continue strong in many areas this year, buoyed by job growth and new inventory.

February 22, 2017 |

MBA shares economic forecast at servicing conference in Dallas

MBA says interest rates for the 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage will tick upward, and overall mortgage volume will dip slightly.

February 27, 2017 |

Lessons from HAMP are shaping the future of loss mitigation

A panel at MBA Servicing discussed how the industry is moving forward with new loan modification programs.

March 1, 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 |

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 |

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 |

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