Have you heard the story about “The Home Story”?
That sounds like the start of a joke, but it’s no joke. It’s actually a great new tool from Fannie Mae. 165 more words
On January 26th, Fannie Mae released it’s newest “tool” – Collateral Underwriter (commonly known as CU). According to eFannieMae.com, CU is a proprietary model that provides an automated appraisal risk assessment to support proactive management of appraisal quality. 820 more words
Today, I got the opportunity to hear Steve Deggendorf, Fannie Mae’s Director of Economic & Strategic Research, present some of Fannie’s most recent market research. If you don’t pay attention to the information Fannie researches and presents (for free) you are missing out big time. 489 more words
THE TRILLION-DOLLAR BATTLE FOR HIGHER MORTGAGE RATES
If you’re a mortgage borrower your great goal in life is to get a lower rate. While 2012 saw the lowest mortgage rates in 65 years, 2013 and early 2014 have not been far off the mark. 1,123 more words