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Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F37

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2017) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with ten-year terms. The approximately $1 billion in K Certificates (K-F37 Certifica...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-068

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 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-068 Certifica...More

Mortgage Rates Tick Down

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate ticking down this week.  News Facts 30-year fixed-rat...More

Freddie Mac Further Expands CRT Program With STACR SPI

New CRT Offering Builds on Flagship STACR Program

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Freddie Mac Confirms Disaster Relief Policies Amid California Wildfires

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) confirmed today its disaster relief policies for people whose homes or places of employment have been impacted amid the wildfires in California. Freddie Mac's disaster relief options are available to borrowers with h...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $263 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB40 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 ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F36

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 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 $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-F36 Certificate...More

Mortgage Rates Jump Up

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 12, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate posting its biggest week-over-week increase since July 2017.  News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices Last Planned High LTV Deal of the Year

CRT Reference Pools Reach $850 Billion

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Freddie Mac Announces Collaboration with EarnUp to Help Consumers Simplify Loan Payments

Innovative fintech platform automates payments to improve budgeting and financial health

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.33 Billion Multifamily K-Deal

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 6, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), backed by fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with approximately 10 year terms. The company expects to issue approximately $1.33 billion in K Cer...More

Freddie Mac Enhances Dealer Direct(SM) to Simplify Giant Creation

Online Securitization Portal Allows Bulk Uploads of Giant PC Collateral

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Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $237 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 5, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB39 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 $...More

Freddie Mac Prices Third SCRT Deal of 2017

$1.7 Billion Securitization of Over 7,000 Re-Performing Modified Loans

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Mortgage Rates Rise

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 5, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate ticking up to its highest mark in six weeks.  News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Completes Largest SLST to Date -- Sells $817 Million of Seasoned Loans

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 4, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today completed its third Seasoned Loan Structured Transaction (SLST) auction of 3,514 seasoned re-performing loans (RPL) and moderately delinquent loans serviced by Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper. The transaction i...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F35

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 4, 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 $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-F35 Certificates) are ...More

Freddie Mac September Insight: Is Geography Destiny?

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 29, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released its Insight for September, which explores the relative influence of regulatory and geographic constraints on housing affordability. Economists and policy makers agree that restrictive land use regulations have reduc...More

Freddie Mac Prices New $2.5 Billion Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 28, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it priced its new 1.625% three-year USD Reference Notes® security due on Sept. 29, 2020. The issue, CUSIP number 3137EAEJ4, was priced at 99.819 to yield 1.687%, 9 basis points more than the yield o...More

Mortgage Rates Hold Flat

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 28, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate unchanged from the previous week. News Facts 30-year...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion STACR Deal

B-1 Class Doubled to Meet Strong Investor Demand; Taxpayer Loss Protection Tops $30 Billion

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Freddie Mac Announces the Issuance of a New Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 27, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to issue a new three-year USD Reference Notes® security, CUSIP number 3137EAEJ4, due on Sept. 29, 2020. The issue will be priced on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, and will settle on Friday, Sept...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for August 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for Aug. 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other inve...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-067

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 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 $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-067 Certifica...More

Bolstered by High Income Growth, Freddie Mac's AIMI Sees Quarterly Increases

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2017) - Today, Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced that multifamily investing conditions grew stronger in the second quarter, both nationally and across the metropolitan markets it tracks through the Multifamily Apartment Investment Market Index(SM) (AIMI). A wid...More

Freddie Mac Prices $464 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-MP1, Backed by Properties Controlled by Morgan Properties

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 22, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), backed by fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with seven-year terms. The approximately $464 million in K Certificates (K-MP1 Certificates) are b...More

Mortgage Rates Increase After Lengthy Decline

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 21, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate increasing for the first time in seven weeks. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Confirms Disaster Relief Policies as Hurricane Maria Impacts Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 21, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) confirmed today that its disaster relief options will be available to homeowners in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who have been impacted by Hurricane Maria. "Freddie Mac urgently reminds the nation's servicers a...More

Freddie Mac September 2017 Outlook

Looking Ahead to 2018

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-727

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are backed by underlying collateral consisting of fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly 7-year terms. The company expects...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $233 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB38 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 ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F34

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 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 $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-F34 Certificates) ar...More

Freddie Mac Prices $110 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J16

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $110 mi...More

Mortgage Rates Hold at 2017 Low

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates remaining largely unchanged from last week's year-to-date low. News Facts 3...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its September 14, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its September 14, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issua...More

Freddie Mac to Suspend All Evictions and Foreclosures in Hurricane Irma Major Disaster Areas

Freddie Mac will also ensure borrowers won't be charged property inspection costs

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Freddie Mac Prices $550 Million Multifamily K-Deal Backed by Sky Apartments, Largest Residential Tower in U.S.

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 12, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgage bonds with a ten-year term. The $550 million in K Certificates (K-SKY Certificates) is backed by...More

Freddie Mac Prices $487 Million K-Deal, K-W03, Supporting Affordable Multifamily Housing for Low- and Moderate-Income Working Families

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 11, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced the pricing of a new offering of guaranteed Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by loans on multifamily properties affordable to working households earning low- to moderate-incomes. The com...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $285 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB37 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 approximat...More

30-Year Mortgage Rate Hits Another 2017 Low

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 7, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to a year-to-date low for the third consecutive week. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Confirms Disaster Relief Policies as Hurricane Irma Approaches Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and U.S. Mainland

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 6, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) confirmed today that its disaster relief options will be available to homeowners in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the U.S. mainland as Hurricane Irma approaches. Freddie Mac's disaster relief options will be avai...More

Multifamily Industry Sees Continued Market Growth, Increased Affordability Challenges

Freddie Mac Releases New Survey of Industry Participants

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Freddie Mac Clarifies Treatment of Loans with Disaster Forbearance in PCs

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 5, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC), in an ongoing effort to provide transparency to investors in light of Hurricane Harvey, is providing insight into Freddie Mac's disaster relief policies. On August 29, Freddie Mac announced that it had revised its disas...More

Freddie Mac Further Increases Transparency for Investors

Provides New CRT Pricing Disclosures

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Mortgage Rates Continue to Drop

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 31, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates continuing to move lower. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) aver...More

Freddie Mac Announces Second RPL Structured Sale of SLST Program in 2017

$983 Million Transaction Largest SLST to Date

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Freddie Mac to Suspend All Evictions and Foreclosures in Hurricane Harvey Major Disaster Areas

Freddie Mac will also ensure borrowers won't be charged property inspection costs

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Freddie Mac Confirms Disaster Relief Policies as Hurricane Harvey Approaches Texas

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 25, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) confirmed today its disaster relief policies in light of the approach of Hurricane Harvey toward Texas. Freddie Mac's disaster relief options will be available to borrowers with homes in presidentially-declared Major Disa...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for July 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for July 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other inves...More

30-Year Mortgage Rate Hits 2017 Low

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to its lowest mark since November 10, 2016. News Facts 3...More

Freddie Mac Introduces Innovative Appraisal Alternative for Home Purchases and Refinances

Borrowers and lenders can realize substantial savings and achieve faster, more efficient closings for loans processed through Loan Advisor Suite(R)

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Freddie Mac August 2017 Outlook

How Cash Sales Affect Mortgage Originations

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Loans Refinanced Under New Enhanced Relief Refinance Program to Be Retained in CRT Pools

Publishes HARP Historical Dataset to Increase Transparency for Investors

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Freddie Mac Statement on HARP Extension and Modifications to Forthcoming High LTV Refinance Program

McLEAN, VA – The following statement was released today by Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) and is attributed to Yvette W. Gilmore, vice president of servicing management for the Single-Family Business: “Freddie Mac is pleased to extend the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) through D...More

Freddie Mac Names Stacey Goodman CIO

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 17, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that Stacey Goodman will join Freddie Mac as executive vice president and chief information officer (CIO) on September 25, 2017. Goodman brings to Freddie Mac over 25 years of technology experience in the f...More

Mortgage Rates Drop Again

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 17, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate continuing to move lower. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ...More

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

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) ar...More

Freddie Mac Settles Largest SCRT Deal To Date

$2.47 Billion Securitization of Nearly 10,000 Re-Performing Modified Loans

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

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 Certifica...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $315 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

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 ...More

Mortgage Rates Inch Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 10, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to its lowest point in six weeks. News Facts 30-year fix...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its August 9, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 9, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its August 9, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Referenc...More

Freddie Mac Issues Dodd-Frank Stress Test Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 7, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's stress test results for the severely adverse scenario conducted under FHFA's rule implementing the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Dodd-Frank requires certain fin...More

Freddie Mac Prices $997 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-SW3, Backed by Properties Controlled by Starwood Capital Group

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 4, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with ten-year terms. The approximately $997 million in K Certificates (K-SW3 Certificates) is b...More

Freddie Mac to Initiate New Single Security-Related Investor Disclosures

Another key milestone in future $3.5 trillion TBA market, increasing liquidity and building a better housing finance system

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Mortgage Rates Hold Steady

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 3, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates not deviating much from the previous week.  News Facts 30-year fix...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F33

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 2, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with ten-year terms. The approximately $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-F33 Certificates) are e...More

Freddie Mac Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 1, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today reported its second quarter results and filed its Form 10-Q with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The company's 10-Q and press release are available now on the company's website, www.freddiemac.com/investor...More

Freddie Mac Announces Release Date for Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 28, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2017 financial results before the U.S. financial markets open on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. The company will hold a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time (ET) on...More

Freddie Mac July 2017 Outlook

What is Causing the Lean Inventory of Houses?

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ACIS Coverage Grows to Nearly $8 Billion

Obtains Two New Policies with Combined Limit of $431 Million on Nearly $42 Billion of 15-30-Year Mortgages via Expanded Broker Network

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Mortgage Rates Drop Again

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 27, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates dropping for the second consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mo...More

Freddie Mac: Multifamily Market Will Continue to Grow, Hitting Records in 2017

Multifamily Research Group Releases Mid-Year Outlook

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Freddie Mac Prices $288 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J15

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $288 mil...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for June 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 25, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for June 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other inve...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $285 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 21, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB35 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 ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F32

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 21, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly seven-year terms. The approximately $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-F32 Ce...More

Freddie Mac Prices Second Whole Loan Securities Deal of 2017

First WLS Deal to Offer Exchangeable and MACR options with Sequential and Pass-Through Senior Bonds

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Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its July 20, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its July 20, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Ref...More

Mortgage Rates Move Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates dropping after two straight weeks of increases. News Facts 30-year fixed-r...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-SW2, Backed by Properties Controlled by Starwood Capital Group

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), backed by floating rate multifamily mortgages with ten-year terms. The company expects to issue approximately $1 billion in K Certificates (...More

If Housing Is So Affordable, Why Doesn't It Feel That Way?

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 19, 2017) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released its Insight for July, which examines some of the factors and perceptions that can make purchasing a home seem out of reach that aren't always reflected in housing affordability indices. A video preview of the Insig...More

Freddie Mac Prices New $3 Billion Two-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 18, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it priced its new 1.375% two-year USD Reference Notes® security due on August 15, 2019. The issue, CUSIP number 3134EAEH8, was priced at 99.853 to yield 1.447%, 9.5 basis points more than the yield on tw...More

New Dataset to Further Increase Transparency for Investors

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 17, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today published daily payoff data on certain select, securitized single-family mortgage loan Participation Certificates (PCs) cohorts issued from 2002 to 2016. This historical dataset is expected to increase transparency on ...More

Freddie Mac Announces the Issuance of a New Two-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 17, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to issue a new two-year USD Reference Notes® security, CUSIP number 3134EAEH8, due on Aug. 15, 2019. The issue will be priced on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, and will settle on Wednesday, July 1...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-065

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 14, 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-065 Certifica...More

Mortgage Rates Jump Again

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 13, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates rising across the board for the second consecutive week. News Facts 30-yea...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $295 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 13, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB34 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 ...More

Mortgage Rates Jump

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 6, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage making its biggest jump since March 2017. News Facts 30-year fixed...More

Freddie Mac AIMI Shows Moderation Consistent with Expectations

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 29, 2017) -  Today, Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released its quarterly update to the Multifamily Apartment Investment Market Index(SM) (AIMI). AIMI decreased over the first quarter of 2017 and over the past 12 months. AIMI is a free online analytical tool that comb...More

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Hits New Low

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 29, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to a new 2017 low. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage...More

Will the Hispanic Homeownership Gap Persist?

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 27, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released its Insight for June, which looks at the gap in the Hispanic homeownership rate and explores if it will persist over time like it has for African-Americans or if it will close over time like it did for other immigrant po...More

Freddie Mac Prices $500 Million Reopening of 1.375% Seven-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 26, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it auctioned a $500 million reopening of its 1.375% seven-year USD Reference Notes® security that matures on May 1, 2020. The stop yield for the issue, CUSIP 3137EADR7, was 1.528%, priced at 99...More

Freddie Mac Announces $500 Million Reopening of 1.375% Reference Notes Security Due May 1, 2020

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to launch a $500 million reopening of its 1.375% USD Reference Notes® security that matures on May 1, 2020. The issue will price today, June 26, 2017, and will settle on Tuesday, June 27, 2017. ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $974 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-726

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 23, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are backed by underlying collateral consisting of fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly 7-year terms. The company expect...More

Freddie Mac June 2017 Outlook

Housing Remains a Bright Spot for the Economy

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Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for May 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 22, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for May 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other inves...More

Mortgage Rates Continue to Hold

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 22, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates continuing to hold at year-to-date lows amidst ongoing economic uncertainty. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Completes Second RPL Structured Sale of SLST Program

Sells $292 Million of Seasoned Loans After Successful Pilot

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Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its June 19, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its June 19, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Referenc...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $198 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 16, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB33 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 ...More

Mortgage Rates Inch Up After Extended Decline

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates increasing across the board for the first time in over a month. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $229 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J14

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $229 mi...More

Freddie Mac Prices First Offering of Tax-Exempt ML Certificates

New Security Expands Support for Multifamily Affordable Housing Projects

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Freddie Mac Prices Fourth STACR Deal of 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $787.5 million Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, the second high LTV deal of the year. Through STACR, its flagship credit risk transfer offering, Freddie Mac transfers a significant p...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $290 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 8, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB32 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 $...More

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Continues to Fall

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 8, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping for the fourth consecutive week and hitting its lowest level in nearly seven months. New...More

Freddie Mac Surpasses $200 Billion in Multifamily K-Deal and SB-Deal Securitizations

Latest Milestone Signals Credit Risk Transfer Model's Growing Success

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, KF31

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 2, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly seven-year terms. The approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-F3...More

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Moves Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 1, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate inching lower for the third consecutive week and setting a new low for the year. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $460.4 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-L01

New Offering is Latest Innovation in Flagship Credit-Risk Transfer Program

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Mortgage Rates Drop to Lowest of 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates hitting their lowest mark of the year. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate ...More

Freddie Mac Enhances Deep MI CRT Program

Debuts Second Offering After Successful Pilot

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Freddie Mac May 2017 Outlook

Housing Gets Off to a Good Start

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Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its May 24, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its May 24, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for April 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) -  Freddie Mac's (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for April 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and ot...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $237.5 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB31 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 ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $345.6 Million Multifamily K-Deal

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), backed by fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with 10 year terms. The company expects to issue approximately $345.6 million in K Certificates (K...More

UPDATE - Freddie Mac Prices $661 Million Seniors Housing Multifamily K Certificates

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 18, 2017) - In the news release, "Freddie Mac Prices $661 Million Seniors Housing Multifamily K Certificates," issued earlier today by Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC), we are advised by the company that the Spread (bps) for Class A-FL certificates has been updated to "L + ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $661 Million Seniors Housing Multifamily K Certificates

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 18, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily recently priced an offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed exclusively by multifamily mortgages on seniors housing properties. The company offered approximately $661 million in K Certi...More

Freddie Mac Announces First RPL Structured Sale of SLST Program in 2017

Moves Ahead with Second Transaction After Successful Pilot

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Mortgage Rates Edge Down

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 18, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate remaining around four percent for the fifth consecutive week. News Facts ...More

Expanded Freddie Mac AIMI(SM) Shows Seasonal Slowdown; Continued Strength of Multifamily Market

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) -  Today, Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced it has released its quarterly update to the Multifamily Apartment Investment Market Index(SM) (AIMI(SM)), and has added Boston to the list as the 14th major metropolitan market covered. AIMI is a f...More

Mortgage Rates Continue to Hold

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 11, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year mortgage rate hovering around 4 percent for the fourth consecutive week. News Facts 3...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, KF30

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 10, 2017) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly ten-year terms. The approximately $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-F3...More

Freddie Mac Obtains $440 Million ACIS Policy

Deal Attracts Record Number of Participants

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Freddie Mac Proposal Addresses Housing Needs in Underserved Markets

Public Review and Input on Duty to Serve Plan Requested

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-064

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 5, 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 $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-064 Certificate...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $276.2 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 5, 2017) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB30 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 appr...More

Mortgage Rates Hold Steady

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 4, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates holding steady for the week. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) av...More

Freddie Mac Settles Second Seasoned Credit Risk Transfer Offering

$1.12 Billion Securitization of Nearly 4,400 Performing Modified Loans

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Freddie Mac Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 2, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today reported its first quarter results and filed its Form 10-Q with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The company's 10-Q and press release are available now on the company's website, www.freddiemac.com/inves...More

Freddie Mac Announces Release Date for First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 28, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to report its first quarter 2017 financial results before the U.S. financial markets open on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. The company will hold a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time (ET) on T...More

Mortgage Rates Increase After Weeks of Decline

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 27, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates rising for the first time in five weeks. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mor...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for March 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac's (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for March 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other in...More

Correction: Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for March 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 25, 2017) - Freddie Mac's (OTCQB: FMCC) Monthly Volume Summary for March 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other investments, will be live tomorrow. ...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for March 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 25, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for March 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other investments...More

Freddie Mac Prices $790 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-1503

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 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 $790 million in K Certificates (K-1503 Cer...More

Mortgage Rates Tumble Below 4 Percent

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year mortgage rate dropping below four percent and hitting its lowest mark since November 2016.News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mor...More

Freddie Mac Prices New $2.5 Billion Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 19, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it priced its new 1.375% three-year USD Reference Notes® security due on April 20, 2020. The issue, CUSIP number 3137EAEF2, was priced at 99.658 to yield 1.492%, 11 basis points more than the yield on ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-725

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 18, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are backed by underlying collateral consisting of fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly 7-year terms. The company expect...More

Freddie Mac April 2017 Outlook

Where Have All the Houses Gone?

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Freddie Mac Announces the Issuance of a New Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 18, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to issue a new three-year USD Reference Notes® security, CUSIP number 3137EAEF2, due on April 20, 2020. The issue will be priced on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, and will settle on Thursday, April ...More

Mortgage Rates Hit Lowest Mark of 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 13, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year mortgage rate dropping for the fourth consecutive week and hitting a new low for 2017. News Facts ...More

More Renters Put Moving Plans On Hold Even As Financial Optimism Grows, Says New Freddie Mac Survey

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 10, 2017) - More renters are optimistic about their financial situations and expect to stay where they are even if their rents increased, according to new research released today by Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC). Meanwhile, a declining number of renters say they are work...More

Freddie Mac Works to Increase Homebuyer Readiness in Kentucky

Local Nonprofits Team Up to Deliver Education to Manufactured Home Purchasers

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New Freddie Mac Outlook Predicts U.S. Multifamily Origination Volume May Top $295 Billion in 2017

Multifamily Property Price Growth Expected to Track Inflation

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Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $195.5 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 6, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB29 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 $1...More

Mortgage Rates Move Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 6, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year mortgage rate dropping for the third consecutive week and closing in on the 2017 low. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $276 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J13

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 5, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $276 mil...More

Freddie Mac Prices Largest STACR Deal to Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 4, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $1.32 billion Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, its second low LTV deal of the year. Through STACR, its flagship credit risk transfer offering, Freddie Mac transfers a significant portion...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, KF29

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 4, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly seven-year terms. The approximately $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-F29 Cer...More

Where Do Service Workers in San Francisco Live?

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 4, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its Insight for April, which uses the example of San Francisco to explore where low- and middle-income families live in high-cost metros, and how well. Even the highest-cost cities need a full complement of middle-inc...More

Freddie Mac Obtains First ACIS Policies of 2017

Combined $516 Million Limit

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Mortgage Rates See Another Significant Decline

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 30, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates dropping for the second consecutive week.News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 4.14 percent with...More

Freddie Mac March 2017 Outlook

How Affordability Affects Housing's Spring Season...More

Freddie Mac Prices $451 Million K-Deal, K-W02, Supporting Affordable Multifamily Housing for Low- and Moderate-Income Working Families

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced the pricing of a new offering of guaranteed Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by loans on multifamily properties affordable to working households earning low- to moderate-incomes. The co...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for February 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for Feb. 2017, which provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities and other investments....More

Freddie Mac Statement on Single Security and Common Securitization Platform

McLEAN, Va. – The following statement was released today by Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) and is attributed to David Lowman, executive vice president of Freddie Mac’s Single-Family Business:“With our implementation of the Common Securitization Platform (CSP) last November, we paved the ...More

Freddie Mac Automates Assessments of Borrowers Without Credit Scores

Loan Advisor Suite(R) Allows Lenders to Better Weigh Overall Underwriting Risk

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Mortgage Rates Drop Signals Continued Uncertainty

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates dropping after two consecutive weeks of increases. News Facts 30-year fixe...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its March 20, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its March 20, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Re...More

Freddie Mac Director Raphael W. Bostic to Resign

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 17, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that Raphael W. Bostic will resign from Freddie Mac's board of directors, effective May 31, 2017, to assume the role of president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.  B...More

Freddie Mac Sells $667 Million NPLs

First Sale of the Year; Second Multi-Servicer Transaction To Date

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Mortgage Rates Move Higher

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 16, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates rising for the second consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 4.30 per...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $290.6 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 15, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB28 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 $...More

Freddie Mac Prices First Whole Loan Securities of the Year

$640 Million Senior/Sub Credit Risk Transfer Offering Largest to Date

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Mortgage Rates Hit 2017 High

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 9, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average 30-year fixed mortgage rates hitting their highest mark of 2017. News Facts 30-year fixed-r...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-063

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 8, 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 $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-063 Certificat...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.18 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, KF28

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 3, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly seven-year terms. The approximately $1.18 billion in K Certificates (K-F...More

Mortgage Rates Break Holding Pattern, Move Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 2, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates breaking their month long plus holding pattern and moving lower. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $241 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J12

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 28, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $241 mi...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for January 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 28, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for Jan. 2017. The summary, available on the company's website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, ...More

Freddie Mac February 2017 Outlook

Reflation and the Housing Market

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Continued Uncertainty Causes Mortgage Rates to Hold

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 23, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average 30-year mortgage rates changing by two basis points or less for the fourth consecutive week. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-062

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 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 $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-062 Certifica...More

Older Americans Face Challenges When Aging in Place

Retrofitting a Potential, But Out-of-Reach Solution for Many

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Freddie Mac Multifamily Names 2016 Top Regional, Product Lenders

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 20, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced the multifamily lenders who transacted the most financing volume with the company in 2016 for each region and for each of the company's different multifamily loan products. "These lenders are among t...More

Freddie Mac Announces First NPL Sale of 2017

$759 Million Transaction Features Five Pools, Including an Extended Timeline Pool Targeting Smaller Investors

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Mortgage Rates Continue Holding Pattern

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 16, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates slightly falling for the second consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixed...More

Freddie Mac Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 16, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today reported its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results and filed its annual report on Form 10-K with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The company's Form 10-K and press release are available now o...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $221.7 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 15, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB27 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 $...More

Freddie Mac Provides Record Support for Multifamily Mission in 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 15, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that the company delivered record financial support for the multifamily market in 2016 for targeted affordable housing, smaller multifamily properties, green housing, and seniors housing. "These results u...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its February 15, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 15, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its Feb. 15, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Referenc...More

Freddie Mac Prices Second STACR Deal of 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 14, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $752.5 million Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, the first high LTV deal of the year. Through STACR, its flagship credit risk transfer offering, Freddie Mac transfers a significant por...More

Freddie Mac Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 14, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to report its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results before the U.S. financial markets open on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. The company will hold a conference call at 9:00 a.m. East...More

Mortgage Rates in Holding Pattern

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 9, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates staying within a two basis point range for the third straight week. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $500 Million Reopening of 1.50% Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 8, 2017) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it auctioned a $500 million reopening of its 1.50% three-year USD Reference Notes® security that matures on Jan. 17, 2020. The stop yield for the issue, CUSIP 3137EAEE5, was 1.480%, priced...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.26 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, KF27

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 8, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly ten-year terms. The approximately $1.26 billion in K Certificates (K-F27...More

Freddie Mac Announces $500 Million Reopening of 1.50% Reference Notes Security Due January 17, 2020

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 8, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to launch a $500 million reopening of its 1.50% USD Reference Notes® security that matures on Jan. 17, 2020. The issue will price today, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, and will settle on Thur...More

Freddie Mac Prices First Offering of KT Certificates Issued by Multifamily Aggregation Risk Transfer Trust

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently announced its first offering of multifamily aggregation risk transfer certificates, Series 2017-KT01 (KT Certificates), which will be backed exclusively by multifamily mortgage loans that are awaiting sale into K-Series s...More

Mortgage Rates Steady to Begin February

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average 30-year mortgage rates holding steady after rising last week.  News Facts 30-year...More

Freddie Mac Sponsors Housing Counseling Office in McComb, Miss.

HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agency Helps Existing & Prospective Homeowners

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Freddie Mac Prices $212 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J11

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 31, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $212 mil...More

Freddie Mac Releases Outlook on Multifamily Demand, Oversupply Risks in 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 31, 2017) - The Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily Research Group today released its 2017 Multifamily Outlook on demand, vacancies and rent growth nationally and in the nation's top metro markets. A video discussion along with the complete Outlook is availabl...More

Freddie Mac Prices First STACR Deal of 2017

Enhances Structure of Class B Notes

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Remaining 2016 STACR Debt Notes Receive NAIC Designations

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 31, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that six additional Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes have received designations by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) for the 2016 filing year. With these additions, a...More

Freddie Mac January 2017 Outlook

Grappling with Uncertainty

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Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for December 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for Dec. 2016. The summary, available on the company's website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, s...More

Freddie Mac Names Top Ten Multifamily Lenders in 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced the ten lenders who transacted the most multifamily financing volume with the company in 2016. Through these and other lenders, Freddie Mac Multifamily settled a record $56.8 billion in new multifamily volume last...More

Mortgage Rates Rise for First Time in 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 26, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average 30-year and 15-year fixed mortgage rates rising for the first time in 2017. News Facts 30...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-061

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 23, 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 billion in K Certificates (K-061 Certificates...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-724

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 20, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are backed by underlying collateral consisting of fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly 7-year terms. The company expect...More

Freddie Mac to Delist from Luxembourg Stock Exchange

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced that its request to delist its debt and mortgage securities from the Luxembourg Stock Exchange was granted on Jan. 17, 2017. The securities, as detailed in ANNEX A, will be withdrawn from trading effective Feb. 15, 2017...More

Mortgage Rates Lower for Third Consecutive Week

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates moving lower for the third consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixed...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $198.5 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB26 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 ...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes Security on its January 18, 2017 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 18, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its Jan. 18, 2017 announcement date. The company's 2017 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance o...More

Freddie Mac Prices New $3 Billion Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 12, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it priced its new 1.5% three-year USD Reference Notes® security due on Jan. 17, 2020. The issue, CUSIP number 3137EAEE5, was priced at 99.892 to yield 1.537%, 9.5 basis points more than the yield on thre...More

Mortgage Rates Lower Again

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 12, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates moving lower for the second consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixe...More

Freddie Mac Announces the Issuance of a New Three-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 11, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to issue a new three-year USD Reference Notes® security, CUSIP number 3137EAEE5, due on Jan. 17, 2020. The issue will be priced on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, and will settle on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2...More

Freddie Mac Leads Nation as Top Multifamily Lender for Second Year in a Row

Multifamily Volume in 2016 Tops $56.8 Billion

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Freddie Mac Transfers Risk on $215 Billion of Single-Family Mortgages in 2016

Approximately $25 Billion Loss Protection Provided to Taxpayers to Date

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STACR 2016 Debt Notes Receive Top NAIC Designations

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 6, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that its Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes have received designations by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) for the 2016 filing year. 2016 STACR Debt Note NAIC ...More

Mortgage Rates Start the Year Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 5, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower for the first time in ten weeks. News Facts 30-year fixe...More

Freddie Mac Announces Final ACIS Transaction of 2016

$285 Million Offering Attracts Record Number of (Re)Insurers

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Freddie Mac Prices $43.1 Million in Structured Credit Risk Debt Notes

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 29, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced it recently priced its second offering of a Multifamily Structured Credit Risk (SCR) Debt Note, which gives private investors a portion of the credit risk on certain multifamily mortgage loans backing targeted aff...More

Fixed Mortgage Rates Move Higher

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 29, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the ninth consecutive week. Despite the recent jump in mortgage rates since the election,...More

Over 80 Percent of Largest U.S. Housing Markets Improving

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 28, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi®), showing the majority of the top 100 housing markets across the country steadily improving, with one additional state, Georgia, entering its outer historic benchm...More

Mortgage Rates At Two Year High

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 22, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the eighth consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixe...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for November 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 21, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for November 2016. The summary, available on the company's website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related port...More

Freddie Mac AIMI(SM) Shows Third Consecutive Quarter of Multifamily Growth

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 20, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced multifamily investing fundamentals grew stronger in the third quarter, both nationally and in all 13 major metro markets tracked by the Freddie Mac Multifamily Apartment Investment Market Index(SM) (AIMI(SM)).&...More

Freddie Mac Prices $496 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-F26

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 16, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly ten-year terms. The approximately $496 million in K Certificates (K-F26 Cert...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.28 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F25

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 15, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly seven-year terms. The approximately $1.28 billion in K Certificates (K-F25 C...More

Mortgage Rates Move Higher

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 15, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the seventh consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fi...More

Freddie Mac Prices $925 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-060

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 14, 2016) -  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 $925 million in K Certificates (K-060 Cert...More

Freddie Mac Announces New Foreclosure Prevention Program

Flex Modification to Provide Significant Payment Relief to Borrowers

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Freddie Mac Statement on Duty to Serve Final Rule

McLEAN, Va. – The following statement was released today by Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) and is attributed to Donald H. Layton, chief executive officer:“We look forward to working with the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) and stakeholders to implement the Duty to Serve provisions. We&rs...More

Freddie Mac Announces Holiday Eviction Moratorium Dec. 19, 2016 to Jan. 3, 2017

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 12, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today a nationwide suspension of eviction lock-outs between Dec. 19, 2016 and Jan. 3, 2017. The moratorium applies to all foreclosed, occupied homes owned by Freddie Mac. "Our announcement today is to help provi...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $209 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 9, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB25 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 approximat...More

Freddie Mac Implements Common Securitization Platform for Single-Family Mortgage-Backed Securities

Successful Test Paves Way for $3.5 Trillion Market of Fungible Agency MBS

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Mortgage Rates Hit New 2016 High

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 8, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the sixth consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixed...More

Freddie Mac Prices $244 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J10

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 7, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $244 mill...More

Freddie Mac Prices $980 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-F24

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2016) - 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 $980 million in K Certificates (K-F24 Certificates) are...More

Mortgage Rates Continue Climbing

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the fifth consecutive week. News Facts 30-year fixed...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes(R) Security on Its December 1, 2016 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its December 1, 2016 announcement date. The company's 2016 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Refere...More

U.S. Housing Markets Steady with Significant Room for Improvement

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 30, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi®), showing the majority of the top 100 largest housing markets across the country improving steadily, while helping to produce the best year in homes sales in a deca...More

Freddie Mac Announces Plans to Request Delisting of Debt and Mortgage Securities and STACR Debt Notes in the European Union

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 30, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to request that its debt securities, mortgage securities and STACR debt notes no longer be admitted to trading on the relevant markets in Luxembourg and Ireland. The company expects formally to initi...More

Freddie Mac November 2016 Outlook

Interest Rates Headed Higher; What that Means for Housing

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Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for October 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 29, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for October 2016. The summary, available on the company's website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios...More

Freddie Mac Publishes List of Approved eMortgage Vendors

Paper-Based Industry Expands Use of Digital Loan Documents

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Mortgage Rates Move Higher Headed into Holiday Weekend

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 23, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher with the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage topping 4 percent for the first time since 2015....More

Freddie Mac Prices $220 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J09

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $2...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-059

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2016) - 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-059 Certifica...More

Mortgage Rates Spike

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving significantly higher following the post-election sell-off in the Treasury market. News Facts...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes(R) Security on its November 17, 2016 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its November 17, 2016 announcement date. The company's 2016 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of...More

Freddie Mac Prices Final Whole Loan Securities of the Year

$460 Million Senior/Sub Credit Risk Offering

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Freddie Mac November 2016 Insight

Three Trends That Are Shaping the Future of Housing

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Freddie Mac to Roll Out Manufactured Housing Education Curriculum

Partnerships with Next Step Network and eHome America Aim to Increase Lender Participation

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Renters More Concerned About Utility Bills Than Rents, Give High Marks to Environmentally-Friendly Properties

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 15, 2016) - The latest Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) research shows more renters are worried about rising utility bills than rising rents and nearly half of the renters surveyed say they are willing to pay more for rentals with cost-saving water and energy features....More

Freddie Mac Releases 2017 STACR Issuance Calendar

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 14, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its 2017 issuance calendar for its Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes. The company plans to offer seven STACR transactions next year, from both its DNA and HQA series. Through STACR, Freddi...More

Mortgage Rates Climb Higher

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 10, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher.  News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F23

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 9, 2016) -  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 $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-F23 Certificates...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-723

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are backed by underlying collateral consisting of fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with predominantly 7-year terms. The company ex...More

Real Estate Professionals Influence Clients' Mortgage Lender Choice: Freddie Mac Survey

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2016) - Most real estate professionals refer clients to a select group of lenders and they choose those companies based on the ease of doing business with them, their reputations, and the strength of those relationships, according to a survey commissioned by Fredd...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $233 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 3, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB24 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 $...More

Mortgage Rates Head Up

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 3, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates increasing to their highest level since late June. News Facts 30...More

Freddie Mac Releases 2017 Funding Calendar

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 3, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued its 2017 funding calendar, which provides optional announcement dates for Reference Notes® securities and announcement and auction dates for Reference Bills® securities. The 2017 funding calendar is ava...More

Freddie Mac AIMI Shows Multifamily Markets Continue to Grow

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 2, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced multifamily investing fundamentals grew stronger in the second quarter, both nationally and in all 13 major metro markets tracked by the Freddie Mac Multifamily Apartment Investment Market Index (AIMI(SM)). Thi...More

Freddie Mac Confirms Disaster Relief Available to Eligible Borrowers Impacted by Hurricane Matthew

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 1, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) confirmed today that its full menu of disaster relief policies is available to homeowners whose homes were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Matthew. Freddie Mac's disaster relief policies are available to borrowers with homes in ...More

Freddie Mac Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 1, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today reported its third quarter 2016 financial results and filed its quarterly Form 10-Q with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The company's Form 10-Q and press release are available now on the company's we...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-058

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 28, 2016) -  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-058 Cert...More

Freddie Mac Sets Release Date for Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 28, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to report its third quarter 2016 financial results before the U.S. financial markets open on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. The company will hold a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time (ET) ...More

Mortgage Rates Ease From Recent Spike, Closer to Near Record Lows

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 27, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates slipping from last week's spike and the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage easing back to its summertime range belo...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for September 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for September 2016. The summary, available on the company's website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfoli...More

U.S. Housing Market Continues Steady Improvement

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi®), showing three additional states -- Indiana, Alabama and New Jersey -- and one additional metro area -- Dayton, Ohio -- entering their historic benchmark levels of...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes(R) Security on Its October 26, 2016 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its October 26, 2016 announcement date. The company's 2016 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issuance of Refer...More

Freddie Mac Loan Advisor Suite(SM) to Cut Mortgage Loan Origination Costs

Collateral representation and warranty relief to follow shortly

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Freddie Mac Prices $217 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J08

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $2...More

Freddie Mac Prices $418 Million Seniors Housing Multifamily K Certificates

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily recently priced an offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed exclusively by multifamily mortgages on seniors housing properties. The company offered approximately $418 million...More

Freddie Mac October 2016 Outlook

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) -   Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its monthly Outlook for October showing that housing remains a bright spot in the face of a marginally improving U.S. economy and tight inventories of for-sale homes. However, mortgage activity, which ha...More

Mortgage Rates Highest in Four Months, Still Near Record Lows

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the second week in a row and marking the first time the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has ri...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $308 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB23 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 $...More

Freddie Mac Prices $478 Million STACR Offering

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $478 million Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, its eighth and final for this year. Through STACR, Freddie Mac transfers a significant portion of its mortgage credit risk on certain gro...More

Freddie Mac Prices $750 Million Reopening of 0.875% Two-Year Reference Notes(R) Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it auctioned a $750 million reopening of its 0.875% two-year USD Reference Notes® security that matures on October 12, 2018. The stop yield for the issue, CUSIP 3137EAED7, was 0.895%, priced at 99.9...More

Freddie Mac Announces $750 Million Reopening of 0.875% Reference Notes(R) Security Due October 12, 2018

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to launch a $750 million reopening of its 0.875% USD Reference Notes® security that matures on October 12, 2018. The issue will price today, Tuesday, October 18, 2016, and will settle on We...More

Freddie Mac Prices $518 Million Seniors Housing Multifamily K Certificates

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily recently priced an offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed exclusively by multifamily mortgages on seniors housing properties. The company offered approximately $518 million in K Certi...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F22

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2016) - 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 $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-F22 Certificates) ar...More

Mortgage Rates Tick Higher

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates following Treasury yields and moving higher. News Facts 30-year fixe...More

Freddie Mac October 2016 Insight

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 12, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its October Insight questioning the pessimistic tone of the projections of leading experts of future homeownership rates. These projections provide a reasonable guide to what may occur if current age and demographic...More

Freddie Mac to Extend Disaster Relief to Eligible Borrowers Impacted by Hurricane Matthew

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 8, 2016) - Freddie Mac's (OTCQB: FMCC) full menu of disaster relief policies will be available to homeowners whose homes were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Matthew. Freddie Mac's disaster relief policies will be available to borrowers with homes in presidentially...More

Mortgage Rates Largely Unchanged

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 6, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates largely unchanged ahead of this week's employment report. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Sells $1 Billion of Seriously Delinquent Loans

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 5, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced it sold via auction 5,364 deeply delinquent non-performing loans (NPLs) from its mortgage-related investments portfolio. The loans are currently serviced by either Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. or Ditech Financial, L...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $229 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 4, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB22 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 $2...More

Freddie Mac Announces Intent to Sell Final STACR Offering of 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 30, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces its intent to sell its eighth and final scheduled offering this year of Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes, pending market conditions. Through the award-winning and innovative STACR program, Fre...More

30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Hits 10 Week Low

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 29, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate falling as the FOMC decided to leave short term rates unchanged. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for August 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 28, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for August 2016. The summary, available on the company's website at www.FreddieMac.com/investors/volsum, provides information on Freddie Mac's mortgage-related portfolios, ...More

Low Mortgage Rates Sustain Improving Housing Markets

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 28, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi®), showing two additional metro areas -- Indianapolis, Indiana, and Columbus, Ohio -- entering their historic benchmark levels of housing activity. The nati...More

Freddie Mac Forgoes Issuing a Reference Notes(R) Security on Its September 27, 2016 Announcement Date

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 27, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it will forgo issuing a Reference Notes® security on its September 27, 2016 announcement date. The company's 2016 Reference Notes calendar designates dates that it may use to announce the issua...More

Freddie Mac Prices $739 Million STACR Offering

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $739 million Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, its seventh one this year. Through STACR, Freddie Mac transfers a significant portion of its mortgage credit risk on certain groups of lo...More

Freddie Mac Launches New Front-End Risk Transfer Offering

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2016) - In a further innovation of its credit risk sharing program, Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today a new front-end credit risk transfer offering, Freddie Mac Deep MI CRT. Through a forward credit insurance policy by a panel of mortgage insurance company...More

Mortgage Rates Tick Down

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 22, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates ticking down slightly from last week's post-Brexit high. News Facts ...More

Freddie Mac September 2016 Outlook

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its monthly Outlook for September showing that housing remains a bright spot for the U.S. economy. Mortgage originations are expected to surge in the third quarter, and our forecast for the best year in home sales ...More

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-057

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 19, 2016) - 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 billion in K Certificates (K-057 Certificates...More

Freddie Mac to Host Sept. 24 Housing Fair Near Detroit

Free Event Includes Foreclosure Buying Tips and Bus Tour of Available Properties

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Freddie Mac Prices $1.2 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F21

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 16, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with 10-year terms. The approximately $1.2 billion in K Certificates (K-F21 Certificates) ...More

Freddie Mac Announces Intent to Sell Seventh STACR Offering of 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 15, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces its intent to sell its seventh offering this year of Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes, pending market conditions. Through the award-winning and innovative STACR program, Freddie Mac transfers a sig...More

Freddie Mac Prices New $2.25 Billion Two-Year Reference Notes(R) Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 15, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it priced its new 0.875% two-year USD Reference Notes® security due on October 12, 2018. The issue, CUSIP number 3137EAED7, was priced at 99.957 to yield 0.896%, 15 basis points more than the yield ...More

Mortgage Rates Head Up

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 15, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate increasing to its highest level since June. News Facts 30...More

Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $85 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB21 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 ...More

Freddie Mac Announces the Issuance of a New Two-Year Reference Notes Security

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it plans to issue a new two-year USD Reference Notes® security, CUSIP number 3137EAED7, due on October 12, 2018. The issue will be priced on Thursday, September 15, 2016, and will settle on Friday, Septe...More