Homeowners & Renters

We make the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage possible and expand access to affordable rental housing in every market, every day.

Although Fannie Mae does not provide financing directly to homeowners, homebuyers, or renters, we work on your behalf, and with our partners, to ensure there is access to housing finance opportunities at all times and in all markets. Whether you are looking for a quality apartment rental, to buy your first home, or refinance your existing mortgage to lower your payments, Fannie Mae is helping those who help you directly.

With our unique perspective and leadership in housing finance, we provide many reliable and informative consumer resources to help you make better decisions about housing options. We offer innovative websites, mobile apps, and home buyer education programs to keep you informed of your housing opportunities. Please visit the great resources below.

KnowYourOptions.com by Fannie Mae is a one-stop shop for housing information and resources. Here you’ll find the Fannie Mae Loan Lookup Tool, mortgage calculators, and information on renting, selling, buying, refinancing, and avoiding foreclosure.

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HOME by Fannie MaeTM is our award-winning mobile app that guides you through the homeownership journey. Get prepared for the home buying process with helpful checklists, information, calculators, home searches, and more.

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HomePath.com by Fannie Mae is where you can find real estate-owned (REO) properties for sale. These properties are excellent opportunities for first-time homebuyers.

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