Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F17

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with 7-year terms. The approximately $1 billion in K Certificates (K-F17 Certificates) are... More

Mortgage Rates Drop on Negative Jobs Report

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates following 10-year Treasury yields lower after the May employment report came in well below expectations. News Fa... More

Freddie Mac Prices $619 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-1502

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 7, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company expects to issue approximately $619 million in K Certificates (K-1502 Certi... More

Freddie Mac Prices Fifth STACR Offering This Year

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 7, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) priced its fifth offering this year of Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes. Through the award-winning and innovative STACR program, Freddie Mac transfers a portion of its credit risk on certain single-family loan... More

Mortgage Rates Continue Upward Trend

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 2, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates up slightly from last week, but still near three year lows. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averag... More

Freddie Mac Sells $130 Million of Seriously Delinquent Loans

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 2, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced it sold via auction 487 deeply delinquent non-performing loans (NPLs) serviced by JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. from its mortgage investment portfolio on May 31, 2016. The transaction is expected to settle in Augu... More

Freddie Mac May 2016 Insight

How to Worry About House Prices MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its monthly Insight for May with a focus on rising house prices and a two-stage method that can be used to gauge house price risk. Insight Highlights House price growth has be... More