Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Freddie Mac September Forecast: Housing to Remain Strong Heading into the Fall

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to Freddie Mac ’s (OTCQB: FMCC) September Forecast mortgage originations will reach $2.1 trillion in 2019 driven by a surge of homeowners refinancing into a lower mortgage rate along with strong homebuyer demand.    Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s... More

Freddie Mac Settles $1.2 Billion SLST Securitization

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced the settlement of the second Seasoned Loans Structured Transaction Trust (SLST) offering of 2019—a securitization of approximately $1.2 billion including both guaranteed senior and non-guaranteed subordinate... More

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for August 2019

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it issued its Monthly Volume Summary for August 2019, which provides information on Freddie Mac’s mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities, and... More

Mortgage Rates Decrease

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its  Primary Mortgage Market Survey ®  (PMMS ® ), showing that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.64 percent. September has been the most volatile month since March, in terms of the... More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.17 Billion Seniors Housing Multifamily K Certificates

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily recently priced an offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates ( K Certificates ) backed exclusively by multifamily mortgages on seniors housing properties. The company offered approximately $1.17 Billion in... More

Mortgage Rates Jump

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey ® (PMMS ® ), showing that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) rate averaged 3.73 percent. This week’s 30-year fixed mortgage rate increase is the largest... More

Freddie Mac Prices $364 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J25

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates ( K Certificates ) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages.... More