Pending home sales drop for the first time in 2015

Pending home sales drop for the first time in 2015

May level down 1.8% on low inventory, escalating prices

Bill to kill $3M raises for Fannie, Freddie CEOs gains momentum

Rep. Ed Royce-sponsored bill now has bipartisan support

First look: Architect Magazine showcases Fannie Mae’s new corporate digs

It’s big and beautiful and it saves the GSE money
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Articles by Jacob Gaffney

Judge orders massive release of Fannie, Freddie conservatorship docs

Bove: Should eventually give shareholders their ownership rights back
Will the public finally know if the Treasury took over Fannie and Freddie, despite the secondary mortgage market firms being adequately capitalized? Investors have long argued this is so, and that the controversial Third Amendment Sweep is illegal. Now, a federal judge is siding with them.
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Fannie Mae eliminates Desktop Underwriter fee

Enhances other mortgage-leading tools
“We want to continue to provide value to our lenders and we don’t want technology fees to get in the way of lenders using our technology to its full potential," said Andrew Bon Salle, Executive Vice President, Single-Family Business at Fannie Mae.
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Is a balloon mortgage ever worth it?

Still, there's a big risk to consider
The Motley Fool just published a post about an interesting topic. Should the once-popular mortgage lending product — the balloon mortgage — make a stunning return to the market?
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