Publications

Fannie Mae Working Papers

Foreclosure Timelines and House Prices

July 31, 2017

A new Fannie Mae Housing Working Paper studies the effect of lengthening foreclosure timelines on local market home prices.
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How Much Do U.S. Households Know About Qualifying for a Mortgage?

May 31, 2017

A recent Fannie Mae Housing Working Paper reports on the level of consumer knowledge about qualifying for a home purchase mortgage loan.
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Credit Risk of Low Income Mortgages

May 17, 2017

A new Fannie Mae Housing Working Paper studies the relationship between underwriting standards, housing market environment, and default risk for low and moderate income homebuyers.
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Opportunities to Improve the Value of Appraisals

October 28, 2016

In two papers from Fannie Mae, we consider the issues of appraisal integrity and borrower protection.
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Rural Mortgage Lending Over the Last Decade

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.
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