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- Prepayment of Higher-Rate Loans Slows . // American Banker;7/9/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 129, p12
Reports on the increase of the prepayment of bonds consisting of Federal National Mortgage Association and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. Reason for the increase in refinancing; Possible trend in prepayment of mortgage bonds for July 2002.
- Housing finance fiefdoms. Weicher, John C. // American Enterprise;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p62
Reports on the housing finance system's domination by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. Federal government's sponsorship of the two entities; Extent of the entities' dominance of the mortgage market; Purpose of the housing finance system;...
- Fannie, Freddie touting affordable-loan policies. Kulkosky, Edward // American Banker;6/22/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 119, p8
Focuses on the habit of Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. and Federal National Mortgage Association of publicizing their efforts to facilitate lending for affordable housing. Press coverage of announcements.
- Home values held steady in first quarter. Ratner, Juliana // American Banker;5/4/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 85, p19
Reports on the stability of home values during the first quarter of 1995, as indicated by the Conventional Mortgage Home Price Index, a home price index compiled by Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae. Gains of the Mountain States in home values; Percentage loss of home values in New England.
- Freeze on rules would delay housing targets at Fannie, Freddie. Prakash, Snigdha // American Banker;1/13/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 9, p8
Reports on the proposed suspension of new regulations on housing to be issued by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. Reasons for suspension of regulations; Effects on housing targets.
- HUD sticks to affordable-housing goals. Prakash, Snigdha // American Banker;10/14/1993, Vol. 158 Issue 197, p11
Reports on the goal of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to set affordable-housing targets for the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. and the Federal National Mortgage Association. Push for higher targets; Goal for central cities.
- The Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Betrayals. Alford, Harry // Washington Informer;6/2/2011, Vol. 46 Issue 83, p22
In this article, the author discusses the organizational change of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mae regarding their mortgages on homeownership.
- HUD seen setting rigorous goals for loans by Fannie and Freddie. Prakash, Snigdha // American Banker;8/2/1993, Vol. 158 Issue 146, p8
Reports on the plans of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to set tough standards for financing lower-income housing. Required percentage of loans for low- and middle-income housing financed by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage...
- Freddie criticizes Fannie's 3%-down loans. Prakash, Snigdha // American Banker;1/18/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 11, p8
Reports on the criticism by the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. (Freddie Mac) of the Federal National Mortgage Association's (Fannie Mae) three percent-down loan program to support low-income housing. Comment by Stephen T. Hopkins, senior vice president at Freddie Mac; Features of the program;...