Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Mortgage Rates Fall for Third Straight Week

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 21, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing mortgage rates moving lower for the third consecutive week amid another week of market turbulence. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (F... More

Freddie Mac Prices $528 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-504

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 21, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are backed by underlying collateral consisting of fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with 5-year terms. The company expects to issue... More

Mortgage Rates Fall Further

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 14, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing mortgage rates moving lower with the 30-year fixed-rate declining for the second straight week. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM... More

Freddie Mac Prices First $1 Billion STACR Offering for 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 13, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced its first Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering this year of $996 million. Through the STACR program, Freddie Mac transfers a portion of its credit risk on certain Single-Family loans to p... More

Freddie Mac Is Top Multifamily Lender With $47.3 Billion in Volume for 2015

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 12, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it has become the nation's leader in multifamily lending for the first time, with $47.3 billion in loan purchase and bond guarantee volume for its Multifamily business in 2015, up from $28.3 billion the p... More

Mortgage Rates Start the Year Below Four Percent

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 7, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing mortgage rates mixed with the 30-year fixed-rate falling back below four percent to start the year. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (... More

Freddie Mac Extends Disaster Relief to Eligible Borrowers in Mississippi

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 6, 2016) -  Freddie Mac's (OTCQB: FMCC) full menu of disaster relief policies is now available to homeowners whose homes were damaged or destroyed by floods in Mississippi. Freddie Mac's disaster relief policies are available to borrowers with homes in presidenti... More