Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Mortgage Rates Little Changed

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving just slightly lower following three consecutive weeks of increases. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mort... More

Freddie Mac May 2015 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook

Can Housing Handle Higher Mortgage Rates? MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2015) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for May, showing that while low mortgage rates helped to keep homebuyer affordability high in the first quarter of this y... More

Freddie Mac (Dave Lowman) Statement Regarding FHFA Single Security Update

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2015) - The following statement was released today by Freddie Mac and is attributed to Dave Lowman, executive vice president, Single-Family Business, Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC): "FHFA's Update should give everyone a sense of how the Single Security will be de... More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.3 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-718

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) which are backed by fixed-rate multifamily mortgages with 7-year terms. The company expects to issue approximately $1.3 billion in K Cert... More

Mortgage Rates Higher for Third Consecutive Week

​​​​​​Mortgage Rates Higher for Third Consecutive WeekMCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 14, 2015) - 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 higher and rising for the... More

ReadyCap Commercial Completes Small Balance Loan With Freddie Mac

$1.12 Million Loan in Dallas MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 11, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) and ReadyCap Commercial, LLC announced today that ReadyCap Commercial has funded its first loan under the Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan pdf initiative. The $1,120,000 loan is for a multifamily p... More

Mortgage Rates Move Higher

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 7, 2015) -  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 higher. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.80 percent wi... More