Fannie Mae Working Papers
March 30, 2017
In the most recent report from their ongoing study of young-adult homeownership, University of Southern California researchers explore the effects of young adults' race, education, income, and wealth on their homeownership attainment in the pre- and post-recession periods, independent of the socioeconomic status of their parents.
October 28, 2016
In two papers from Fannie Mae, we consider the issues of appraisal integrity and borrower protection.
October 27, 2016
Data provides insights into the rural single-family conventional mortgage market, including the key differences between urban and rural borrower attributes, property attributes, and loan characteristics.
June 7, 2016
A new Fannie Mae Housing White Paper studies the causes and impacts of low appraisals relative to contract prices for potential purchase transactions.
November 12, 2015
The analysis focuses on housing affordability in terms of households' ability to cover housing costs at given income levels, as opposed to households' ability to access mortgage credit.