Home >> Tag Archives: FHFA (page 11)

Tag Archives: FHFA

The Housing Market in Q2

Housing

The latest FHFA Home Price Index indicated that home sale prices grew at a slower pace in the second quarter. Watch this video to learn more about the factors that impacted home price growth and the overall housing market during the quarter.

Read More »

Why Borrowers Are Still Sweet on HARP

Despite overall refi volumes at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac declining in Q2, the FHFA’s quarterly refinance report revealed that borrowers were still opting for loans under HARP, a program that’s scheduled to expire at the end of the year.

Read More »

Testing the GSEs’ Performance in Adverse Conditions

mortgage rates

On Tuesday, the FHFA released the results of the annual stress tests for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, that determines how well they’re equipped to absorb losses during adverse or severely adverse economic conditions. Click through for the findings.

Read More »

Home Prices Show Signs of Abating

In its report on the movement of home prices for the first quarter, the FHFA has said that though they rose in the first quarter, prices are finally showing signs of slowing their pace. Learn how this trend panned out across the country in this video.

Read More »

Mel Watt Outlines GSE Conservatorship Challenges

Saying that the “status quo is not a viable option” on the current conservatorship of the GSEs Sen. Mike Crapo and the Senate Banking Committee heard the testimony of Melvin Watt, Director, FHFA on the status of the housing finance system. Here’s what he had to say.

Read More »

Subscribe to MDaily

MReport is here for you to stay on top of important developments in the mortgage marketplace. To begin receiving each day’s top news, market information, and breaking news updates, absolutely free of cost, simply enter your email address below.