Freddie Mac News Release Archive

Freddie Mac Prices Fourth STACR Offering This Year

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 24, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today priced its fourth offering this year of Structured Agency Credit Risk (STACR®) debt notes. Through the award-winning and innovative STACR program, Freddie Mac transfers a portion of its credit risk on certain single-fa... More

Mortgage Rates Hold Near 2016 Lows

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates holding near 2016 lows. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.58 percent with an average 0.6... More

Freddie Mac May 2016 Outlook

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 18, 2016) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its monthly Outlook for May showing that low mortgage rates are helping to keeping housing on track in the face of rapidly rising house prices. Outlook Highlights Based on new data, full-year real GDP growth... More

Freddie Mac Adds New Multifamily Credit Risk Transfer Capability

Inaugural $52 Million Offering Supports Targeted Affordable Rental Housing MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) is expanding its efforts to sell to private investors a portion of the credit risk on certain multifamily mortgage loans backing targeted affordable... More