Freddie Archive

A Proposed Reboot for Fannie and Freddie

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine A proposal to take Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae’s bad assets off the books and restructure the two organizations is scheduled for discussion at the White House’s National Economic Council today. A...
August 6, 2009

The Long Road to a New Fannie and Freddie

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Given consumers’ nervousness about getting a home loan today, it’s fitting that the attention of Congress has been focused on short-term financing availability, but this week lawmakers will start looking at long-term...
June 2, 2009