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Fannie Mae Prices $902.3 Million Multifamily DUS REMIC (FNA 2017-M8) Under Its GeMS Program

July 14, 2017

Matthew Classick

WASHINGTON, DC – Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) priced its seventh Multifamily DUS® REMIC in 2017 totaling $902.3 million under its Fannie Mae Guaranteed Multifamily Structures (Fannie Mae GeMS) program on July 12, 2017.

“This deal was backed by 118 mortgage-backed securities, which financed nearly 17,000 units in 30 states,” said Josh Seiff, Fannie Mae’s Vice President of Capital Markets and Trading.  “The GeMS program creates greater liquidity for DUS MBS and helps Fannie Mae meet the needs of multifamily borrowers of all sizes in all markets.”

All classes of FNA 2017-M8 are guaranteed by Fannie Mae with respect to the full and timely payment of interest and principal. The structure details for the multi-tranche offering are in the table below:

Class Original Face Weighted Average Life Coupon (%) Coupon Type Spread Offered Price
A1 $115,500,000 5.58 2.654 Fixed/AFC S+45 101.00
A2 $786,826,754 9.70 3.061 Fixed/AFC S+68 101.00
X $902,326,754 8.74 0.248 WAC IO Not Offered Not Offered
Total $902,326,754          


Group 1 Collateral

UPB $902,326,754
Collateral 118 Fannie Mae DUS MBS
Geographic Distribution TX (17.7%), CA (13.7%), NC (13.6%)
Weighted Average
Debt Service Coverage Ratio (DSCR)
Weighted Average
Loan-to-Value (LTV)


Settlement Date July 28, 2017
Lead Manager Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Co-Managers KGS Alpha Capital Markets, L.P.
Ramirez & Co. Inc.

For additional information, please refer to the Fannie Mae GeMS REMIC Term Sheet (FNA 2017-M8) available on the Fannie Mae GeMS Archive page

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