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May 11, 2016

TRID: Larger Lenders Have the Advantages for Now


by Sheila Teimourian
VP & Deputy General Counsel

Sheila Teimourian

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) adopted the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule as part of its "Know Before You Owe" initiative.

Fannie Mae’s Economic & Strategic Research Group (ESR) surveyed senior mortgage executives in February, a few months after TRID's taking effect in October 2015, through its quarterly Mortgage Lender Sentiment Survey® to examine lenders’ experiences ...Read more »

May 5, 2016

Fannie Mae Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results


by Tim Mayopoulos
President and CEO, Fannie Mae

Tim Mayopoulos

Today we announced our first quarter 2016 financial results. We are committed to improving both our company and the broader housing finance system. We are listening closely to our customers so we can deliver ...Read more »

 

 

April 26, 2016

The "Bank of Mom and Dad" and Young-Adult Transitions into Homeownership


Patrick Simmons and Dowell Myers

by Patrick Simmons and Dowell Myers
Economic & Strategic Research Group; University of Southern California
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March 10, 2016

Housing Myths, Debunked: Millennials, Not Baby Boomers, Are the Driving Force Behind the Recent Surge in Apartment Demand


Patrick Simmons

by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning, Economic & Strategic Research
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March 8, 2016

Trended Credit Data Improves DU Risk Assessment and Supports Access to Mortgage Credit


Eric Rosenblatt

by Eric Rosenblatt
VP, Credit Risk Analytics and Modeling
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Archive
December 16, 2015

Could the Long Decline in Young-Adult Homeownership Be Nearing an End?

by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning, Economic & Strategic Research
December 10, 2015

Survey Reveals Significant Gaps in Consumer Knowledge of the Requirements to Qualify for a Mortgage

by Mark Palim
Vice President, Applied Economic and Housing Research
December 3, 2015

Serving Creditworthy Borrowers in Today's Market

by Jude Landis
Vice President, Single-Family Credit Policy and Risk Management
November 20, 2015

Introducing Fannie Mae Connect – New Reporting Solution Drives Efficiency

by Jonathan Lawless and Prabhakar Bhogaraju
VP - Underwriting & Pricing Analytics; VP - Enterprise Data Management
November 6, 2014

Fannie Mae Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

by Tim Mayopoulos
President and CEO, Fannie Mae
October 15, 2014

Survey Shows Lenders Believe New Regulations Have Had "Significant" Impact on Their Business

by Li-Ning Huang
Senior Manager, Business Strategy, Economic & Strategic Research
October 14, 2014

The Return of Private Capital

by Gerry Flood
Director, Strategic Planning, Economic & Strategic Research
September 30, 2014

Young-Adult Housing Demand Continues to Slide, But Young Homeowners Experience Vastly Improved Affordability

by Patrick Simmons
Director, Strategic Planning, Economic & Strategic Research