Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Mortgage Rates Hold Steady

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 03, 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 3.65 percent, a slight increase from last week.... More

Strong Second Quarter for Freddie Mac’s Apartment Investment Market Index

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily Apartment Investment Market Index ®   (AIMI ® ) rose by 4.8% in Q2 2019 as mortgage rates fell by their largest quarterly decline (28 basis points) in almost five years and net operating incomes (NOI) continued... More

Kathleen Casey to Join Freddie Mac Board of Directors

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that Kathleen Casey has been elected to its Board of Directors effective October 1, 2019. Currently, Casey is a senior advisor with Patomak Global Partners, a financial services consulting firm in Washington,... More

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