Items Tagged with 'Fannie Mae'


  • Waters introduces bill to increase FHFA foreclosure oversight

    Seeks to increase oversight of Fannie, Freddie loans
    Ranking Member of the House Committee on Financial Services Maxine Waters, D-Calif., introduced a new bill that would increase oversight for mortgage servicers who work with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Waters explained borrowers can’t choose their servicer so it’s especially important that Congress provide strong protections to prevent servicers from taking advantage of borrowers and to protect borrowers from foreclosure.
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  • MBA: Delinquencies remain at rock bottom for commercial/multifamily loans

    New report shows that delinquencies remain near 0% for five major investor types
    Delinquency rates for commercial and multifamily mortgage loans remain about as low as they can get, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Commercial/Multifamily Delinquency Report. Five of the major investor types have delinquency rates hovering near 0%.
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  • Mortgage lenders: Demand for refinances falls to three-year low

    Fannie Mae report shows bleak outlook for refinances amid rising rates
    Mortgage lenders are reporting that the demand for refinances is at a three-year low, driven by rising interest rates. The news comes courtesy of Fannie Mae’s second quarter 2018 Mortgage Lender Sentiment Survey, which also shows that increasing home prices and low housing supply continue to threaten mortgage demand.
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  • FHFA proposes new rules on Fannie, Freddie capital requirements

    Agency now seeking public comment
    After placing the government-sponsored enterprises into conservatorship in September 2008, the FHFA suspended regulatory capital requirements. Now, it is proposing new rules for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's capital requirements, but the rules wouldn't go into effect until the GSEs are out of conservatorship. Here’s what the FHFA is proposing.
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  • Walker & Dunlop expands New York multifamily team

    John Gilmore IV named multifamily finance leader
    Walker & Dunlop, recently announced the addition of John Gilmore, IV as senior vice president and managing director in its multifamily group. Gilmore brings with him more than 10 years of experience in the industry, including extensive experience sourcing loans for execution through Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
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  • From HW Magazine

    2018 Rising Stars: Jenney Shen

    Vice President, Customer Delivery Team Lead at Fannie Mae
    Jenney Shen is vice president, customer delivery team and currently leads the “ONE” customer delivery team – supporting Fannie Mae’s most critical customers across the Ohio Valley and Northeast regions. She currently leads some of Fannie Mae’s largest accounts and holds a strong track record for delivering high quality service to her customers.
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  • From HW Magazine

    2018 Rising Stars: Chrissa Pagitsas

    Director of Green Financing at Fannie Mae
    Under Pagitsas’ guidance, Fannie Mae has demonstrated innovation in multifamily green financing by offering the first major issuance of Green Mortgage Backed Security and the first issuance of a Green Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit (REMIC).
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  • Lenders beware of these new fraud schemes in California

    Fannie Mae issues fraud alert for Los Angeles area
    Fannie Mae issued a fraud alert to mortgage lenders in Southern California, saying it identified several employment entities that appear to be fictitious. The GSE issued a list of potentially fake employers in the area, and warned lenders to be cautious.
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