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Fannie Mae economic growth forecast remains conservative

Taking wait and see approach to Trump’s fiscal stimulus policies
Fannie Mae released this month’s Economic and Housing Outlook, which shows little change in economic growth for the year overall. The mortgage giant explains the administration’s fiscal policy poses both negative and positive risks for the economy.
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MBA: Mortgage applications rise three-weeks straight

Market gears up for spring home-buying season
After seesawing at the start of this year, mortgage applications managed to increase three-weeks straight as the market gears up for the spring home-buying season. On the other side, mortgage interest rates for most products jumped close to two-year highs. Here’s what interest rates look like heading into peak home-buying season.
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Fannie Mae to sell $1.65 billion in re-performing loans

GSE announces second sale of previously delinquent loans
Fannie Mae's sale $1.68 billion in non-performing loans to private equity funds, one of which is a subsidiary of Goldman Sachs, wasn't the only loan sale the government-sponsored enterprise announced on Tuesday.The GSE also announced its second sale of re-performing loans, which will be much larger that its first such sale.
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