Federal Housing Finance Agency

Federal Housing Finance Agency The Federal Housing Finance Agency is responsible for overseeing Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Bank System. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) was established by the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA) and is responsible for the effective supervision, regulation, and housing mission oversight of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) and the Federal Home Loan Bank System, which includes the 11 Federal Home Loan Banks (FHLBanks) and the Office of Finance.

Since 2008, FHFA has also served as conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Mission: Ensure that the housing government sponsored enterprises operate in a safe and sound manner so that they serve as a reliable source of liquidity and funding for housing finance and community investment.

Operating as usual

FHFA extends the foreclosure moratorium on mortgages backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the eviction moratorium on...
12/02/2020
FHFA Extends Foreclosure and REO Eviction Moratoriums | Federal Housing Finance Agency

FHFA extends the foreclosure moratorium on mortgages backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the eviction moratorium on Enterprise-owned properties to January 31, 2021.

This annual report describes FHFA's accomplishments, as well as challenges, the agency faced in meeting the strategic goals and objectives during the past fiscal year.

Each year, statute requires FHFA to adjust the maximum size single-family mortgage Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may purcha...
11/23/2020
Who Did an Increase in Conforming Loan Limits Cover?

Each year, statute requires FHFA to adjust the maximum size single-family mortgage Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may purchase—known as the conforming loan limit. Ahead of tomorrow’s CLL announcement, learn more about CLLs and who was covered in past adjustments. (See blog post at: https://go.usa.gov/x7fbF)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=iewth-zD6F0

Each year, FHFA adjusts the maximum amount that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may purchase single-family mortgages. Those mortgages have origination balances be...

FHFA and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announce Borrower Protection Program, a new joint initiative that enables ...
04/15/2020
FHFA and CFPB Announce Borrower Protection Program | Federal Housing Finance Agency

FHFA and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announce Borrower Protection Program, a new joint initiative that enables the agencies to share servicing information to protect borrowers during the coronavirus national emergency. https://www.fhfa.gov/Media/PublicAffairs/Pages/FHFA-and-CFPB-Announce-Borrower-Protection-Program.aspx

This annual report describes FHFA's accomplishments, as well as challenges, the agency faced in meeting the strategic goals and objectives during the past fiscal year.

Have questions about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac assistance options for families impacted by COVID-19? Visit: fhfa.gov/co...
03/31/2020
Coronavirus Assistance Information | Federal Housing Finance Agency

Have questions about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac assistance options for families impacted by COVID-19? Visit: fhfa.gov/coronavirus

This annual report describes FHFA's accomplishments, as well as challenges, the agency faced in meeting the strategic goals and objectives during the past fiscal year.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Check out the Federal Housing Finance Agency's Top 30 metro areas in house price appreciation in the U.S. ...
03/05/2020

[INFOGRAPHIC] Check out the Federal Housing Finance Agency's Top 30 metro areas in house price appreciation in the U.S. #Idaho #Colorado #Florida #Arkansas #Indiana #Utah #Washington #Texas #SouthCarolina #Arizona #Missouri #Kansas #Ohio #Tennessee #Virginia #Michigan #NewYork #Wisconsin #Georgia #Pennsylvania #Hawaii. Report -- > ow.ly/lX3s50yvn4M

Sheila Greenwood, the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Director of External Affairs, updates Women In Housing and Financ...
03/03/2020

Sheila Greenwood, the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Director of External Affairs, updates Women In Housing and Finance on Director Calabria’s accomplishments and the progress being made to end the conservatorships of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

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02/25/2020

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FHFA: U.S. house prices up 1.3% in fourth quarter; up 5.1% since last year http://ow.ly/lX3s50yvn4M #FHFAhpi #FHFAstats
02/25/2020

FHFA: U.S. house prices up 1.3% in fourth quarter; up 5.1% since last year http://ow.ly/lX3s50yvn4M #FHFAhpi #FHFAstats

The FHFA House Price Index will be available at 9 a.m. EST tomorrow #FHFAhpi #data #FHFAstats
02/24/2020

The FHFA House Price Index will be available at 9 a.m. EST tomorrow #FHFAhpi #data #FHFAstats

Check out our latest Foreclosure Prevention & Refinance Report detailing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac activities -- > http...
02/14/2020

Check out our latest Foreclosure Prevention & Refinance Report detailing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac activities -- > http://ow.ly/uQD250ymJas

DUE TODAY – Submit your applications for summer #internships at the Federal Housing Finance Agency! ow.ly/xN6F50ykpzF US...
02/14/2020

DUE TODAY – Submit your applications for summer #internships at the Federal Housing Finance Agency! ow.ly/xN6F50ykpzF USAJOBS

To commemorate #AfricanAmericanHistoryMonth, the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion...
02/12/2020

To commemorate #AfricanAmericanHistoryMonth, the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion welcomed noted Washington, DC Historian and Writer, Carroll “CR” Gibbs to the Agency. FHFA Director Calabria and Deputy Director Sandra Thompson welcomed CR to FHFA.

Total refinance volume increased in October as mortgage rates fell in previous months to lows last observed in 2015. See...
02/05/2020

Total refinance volume increased in October as mortgage rates fell in previous months to lows last observed in 2015. See our latest report -- > http://ow.ly/ucUt50yd6R8 #FHFAstats

Check out our latest Foreclosure Prevention & Refinance Report detailing @FannieMae and @FreddieMac activities -- > http...
02/04/2020

Check out our latest Foreclosure Prevention & Refinance Report detailing @FannieMae and @FreddieMac activities -- > http://ow.ly/KVC550yd6R9

02/04/2020

FHFA Hires Financial Advisor

"Hiring a financial advisor is a significant milestone toward ending the conservatorships of the Enterprises.” -- Director Mark Calabria. More -- > ow.ly/m9Mn50ycrY5

FHFA Director Mark Calabria and Senior Advisor for Economics Lynn Fisher welcome housing industry economists and researc...
01/30/2020

FHFA Director Mark Calabria and Senior Advisor for Economics Lynn Fisher welcome housing industry economists and researchers to our first Econ Summit. Follow @LynnFisherFHFA

INFOGRAPHIC: FHFA monthly house price gains are up overall. The census divisions with the fastest house price appreciati...
01/23/2020

INFOGRAPHIC: FHFA monthly house price gains are up overall. The census divisions with the fastest house price appreciation from one year ago have moderated. See new report -- > ow.ly/GwKm50y1T0C #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats

FHFA’s monthly house price index for November will be released at 9 a.m. tomorrow #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats
01/21/2020

FHFA’s monthly house price index for November will be released at 9 a.m. tomorrow #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats

NOW IN EFFECT – Check out our interactive map of 2020 conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac News: ow.ly/...
01/08/2020

NOW IN EFFECT – Check out our interactive map of 2020 conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
News: ow.ly/tldw50xLvA5
Map: ow.ly/CMtJ50xLvA3 #mortgage

FHFA will publish its monthly and quarterly House Price Index on these dates in 2020 -- > ow.ly/TzKC50xI7P0 #FHFAStats #...
01/08/2020

FHFA will publish its monthly and quarterly House Price Index on these dates in 2020 -- > ow.ly/TzKC50xI7P0 #FHFAStats #FHFAhpi #data

FHFA: U.S. house prices are up 24 percent relative to the March 2007 peak according to the seasonally-adjusted, purchase...
12/31/2019

FHFA: U.S. house prices are up 24 percent relative to the March 2007 peak according to the seasonally-adjusted, purchase-only FHFA HPI report -- > http://ow.ly/aEP450xKbxa #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats

#Breaking: U.S. house prices up 0.2 percent in October; up 5.0 percent YoY. FHFA Report -- > http://ow.ly/aEP450xKbxa #F...
12/31/2019

#Breaking: U.S. house prices up 0.2 percent in October; up 5.0 percent YoY. FHFA Report -- > http://ow.ly/aEP450xKbxa #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats #data

FHFA’s House Price Index for October will be released at 9 a.m. tomorrow #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats #data
12/30/2019

FHFA’s House Price Index for October will be released at 9 a.m. tomorrow #FHFAhpi #FHFAStats #data

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