Fannie Mae Working Papers
May 17, 2017
A new Fannie Mae Housing White Paper studies the relationship between underwriting standards, housing market environment, and default risk for low and moderate income homebuyers.
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.