Perspectives

Integration: Key to Future Mortgage Technology Success

March 13, 2017

by Tom Seidenstein
Vice President for Strategy and Policy Research

Tom SeidensteinOver the past few years, a new generation of companies has emerged to provide new technological solutions. They are transforming mortgage origination and servicing by digitizing transactions and removing manual steps.

Fannie Mae's Economic & Strategic Research Group (ESR) surveyed senior mortgage executives in November 2016 through its quarterly Mortgage Lender Sentiment Survey® to gather lenders' views of and understand their experiences with next-generation mortgage technology service providers (TSPs).

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Five Ways "Beyond the Guide" Helps Mortgage Lenders Ensure Strong Loan Quality

March 6, 2017

by Steve Spies
Vice President, Loan Quality

Steve SpiesWhen first published in 2010, Fannie Mae’s Beyond the Guide (BTG) was a ground-breaking statement. It spoke of our commitment to building a lasting culture and framework for ensuring that loan quality is a permanent part of the industry’s risk management principles. We introduced our new representation and warranty framework in 2013, and continue to learn and innovate with the industry.

So it’s a great time to share new insights toward our objective of continuously improving loan quality.

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How "Alphabet Soup" Led to Day 1 Certainty

March 2, 2017

Andrew Bon Salle

by Andrew Bon Salle
Executive Vice President, Single-Family Mortgage Business
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Seniors' Access to Home Equity: Identifying Existing Mechanisms and Impediments to Broader Adoption

February 28, 2017

Karan Kaul, Laurie Goodman, and Patrick Simmons

by Karan Kaul, Laurie Goodman, and Patrick Simmons
The Urban Institute; Economic & Strategic Research Group
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Fannie Mae Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results

February 17, 2017

Tim Mayopoulos

by Tim Mayopoulos
President and CEO, Fannie Mae
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