Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Freddie Mac Prices $167 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J07

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 13, 2016) - 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. The company expects to issue approximately $16... More

Freddie Mac Prices $515 Million STACR Offering

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 13, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced a $515 million Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes offering, its sixth one this year. Through STACR, Freddie Mac transfers a significant portion of its mortgage credit risk on certain groups of loan... More

Freddie Mac to Host Sept. 17 Housing Fair in Chicago

Free Event Includes Foreclosure Buying Tips and Bus Tour of Available Properties MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 12, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced that HomeSteps®, its real estate sales unit, and the Chicago Urban League will host a home buying fair on Saturday, Sept. 17, 1... More

Freddie Mac Announces First Multi-Servicer NPL Sale

$1.1 Billion Transaction Features Five Pools, Including an Extended Timeline Pool Targeting Smaller Investors MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 9, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today announced a $1.1 billion non-performing loan (NPL) transaction, an auction of seasoned non-performing residen... More

Low Mortgage Rates Continue to Spur Refinancing

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving slightly lower for the week helping to spur ongoing refinance activity. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mo... More

Freddie Mac Prices $1.1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F20

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with 7-year terms. The approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates (K-F20 Certificates) are... More

30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage Hits 10 Week Low

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 29, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate falling as the FOMC decided to leave short term rates unchanged. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mort... More

Mortgage Rates Higher Heading Into Labor Day Weekend

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 1, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving slightly higher for the week. Regardless, mortgage rates remain near their all-time record lows. News Fact... More

Freddie Mac Announces Intent to Sell Sixth STACR Offering of 2016

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Sep 1, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces its intent to sell its sixth offering this year of Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes, pending market conditions. Through the award-winning and innovative STACR program, Freddie Mac transfers a signifi... More