Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Global Uncertainty Pushes U.S. Mortgage Rates Lower

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 9, 2015) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing an investor flight to safety for U.S. Treasuries is pushing average fixed mortgage rates lower and helping to keep buyer activity strong towar... More

Freddie Mac Announces Standard and Extended Timeline Pool Offerings

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 8, 2015) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced a $632.2 million non-performing loan (NPLs) transaction, an auction of deeply delinquent loans from its mortgage investment portfolio. These are being offered as four pools, including three Standard Pool Offe... More

Mortgage Rates up Heading Into Holiday Weekend

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jul 2, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates reaching new 2015 highs heading into the holiday weekend and ahead of the June jobs report. News Facts 30-year f... More

Mortgage Rates Little Changed

Mortgage Rates Little ChangedMCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 25, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey(R)(PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates little changed from the previous week amid reports of the U.S. housing market stren... More

U.S. Housing Markets Strengthen

Over Half of All States and Over a Third of Top 100 Metros Now In-Range MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 24, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released its updated Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi®) showing the U.S. housing market continuing to stabilize with the strongest markets real... More