FM Commentary

FM Commentary - Archive 2014
September 11, 2014

Transforming Multifamily Housing: Fannie Mae's Green Initiative and ENERGY STAR® for Multifamily

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by Chrissa Pagitsas
Multifamily Green Initiative Director

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August 27, 2014

Top Questions Lenders Are Asking About Servicing Rights and Execution Options

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by Stephen Pawlowski
Senior Vice President for Business Solution Initiatives, Single-Family Mortgage Business

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August 25, 2014

Homeownership Rate Gap Between Immigrants and the Native-Born Population Narrowed During the Last Decade

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by Azanaw Mengistu
Business Analyst, Economic & Strategic Research Group

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August 7, 2014

Fannie Mae Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

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by Tim Mayopoulos
President and CEO, Fannie Mae

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July 29, 2014

Why Are Young Adults Living with Their Parents and When Will They Move Out?

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by Stephanie Postles
Strategic Planning Analyst, Economic & Strategic Research Group

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June 23, 2014

Mortgage Rates and the Housing Recovery – A Year Later

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by Mark Palim
VP – Economic & Strategic Research Group

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June 12, 2014

Are Aging Baby Boomers Abandoning the Single-Family Nest?

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by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning

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May 6, 2014

What Younger Renters Want and the Financial Constraints They See

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by Sarah Shahdad
Strategic Planning Analyst, Economic and Strategic Research

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April 7, 2014

Second Homes: Recovery Post Financial Crisis

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by David Kopita
Business Analyst, Economic and Strategic Research

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March 24, 2014

Public Housing Presents New Opportunities for Private Capital

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by Tanya Zahalak
Economist, Multifamily Economics and Market Research

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March 17, 2014

Enhancing Affordability Through Adjustable Rate Mortgages: Not What It Used to Be

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by Orawin T. Velz
Director, Economic and Strategic Research

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February 6, 2014

Why Haven't Nearly Half of Mortgage Borrowers Refinanced?

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by Li-Ning Huang
Economic & Strategic Research

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January 2, 2014

Technology Use in Mortgage Shopping: Practices and Opportunities

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by Steve Deggendorf
Director, Business Strategy Economic & Strategic Research

This study was highlighted in a feature article by Steve Deggendorf in the March 2014 issue of the MBA's Mortgage Banking Magazine
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The views expressed in these articles reflect the personal views of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of any other person, including Fannie Mae or its Conservator. Any figures or estimates included in an article are solely the responsibility of the author.