Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Average 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Above Four Percent

Average 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Above 4 PercentMCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 11, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates reaching new highs for 2015 with the average 30-year fixed-rat... More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-046

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 10, 2015) - 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 $1.3 billion in K Certificates (K-046 Certif... More

Freddie Mac Names Sean Becketti Vice President and Chief Economist

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2015) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that Sean Becketti, an executive with broad experience in the private sector, government and academia, is joining the company as vice president and chief economist. Becketti brings extensive mortgage market r... More

Mortgage Rates Remain at 2015 Highs

Mortgage rates remain at 2015 highsMCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 4, 2015) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates remaining near their highest level of the year before bond yields began moving... More

Freddie Mac Prices $425.6 Million STACR Offering

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 2, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $425.6 million Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, its fourth one this year. Through STACR, Freddie Mac transfers a portion of its credit risk on certain groups of loans to private invest... More