This annual report describes FHFA's accomplishments, as well as challenges, the agency faced in meeting the strategic goals and objectives during the past fiscal year.
Read about the agency’s 2018 examinations of Fannie Mac, Freddie Mac and the Home Loan Bank System.
Submit comments and provide input on FHFA Rules Open for Comment by clicking on Rulemaking and Federal Register.
Goal: Help restore confidence, enhance capacity to fulfill mission, and mitigate systemic risk that contributed directly to instability in financial markets.
MAINTAIN foreclosure prevention activities and credit availability, REDUCE taxpayer risk, and BUILD a new single-family securitization infrastructure. Read more in the 2018 Scorecard and Conservatorships Strategic Plan.
Plans and Reports
FHFA experts provide reliable data, including all states, about activity in the U.S. mortgage market through its House Price Index, Refinance Report, Foreclosure Prevention Report, and Performance Report.
FHFA economists and policy experts provide reliable research and policy analysis about critical topics impacting the nation’s housing finance sector. Meet the experts...
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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are in the process of developing their 2021-2023 Duty to Serve plans and we want to hear from you!
The FHFA House Price Index reported a 1.0 percent increase in U.S. house prices in the second quarter of 2019. From 2018Q2-2019Q2, house prices were up 5.0 percent.
FHFA requests your comments on rules open for comment.
FHFA established the
Suspended Counterparty Program (SCP) to help address the risk to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Home Loan Banks presented by individuals and entities with a history of fraud or other financial misconduct.
Click here to access the Suspended Counterparty Program regulation and the list of suspended individuals and entities.
Find out your options and solutions available.
Provide input on matters under review
or submit comment on proposed rules.
Calculate the current estimated dollar value of your home using FHFA's House Price calculator.
Download the latest House Price Index
MIRS transition index is intended to be used in lieu of the discontinued MIRS ARM Index for currently outstanding loans, and not as a reference rate on newly-originated adjustable-rate mortgages. For further information, click
MIRS transition index was previously known as PMMS+. Only the name has changed.
The top five states with the highest numbers of borrowers that remain eligible for a HARP refinance are Florida, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan and Georgia.
FHFA requests Public Input by July 10, 2017
Annual Report to Congress now available
Blog - DTS Snapshots facilitate DTS stakeholder opportunities
2019 DTS Listening Sessions
U.S. House Prices Rise 1.0% in Second Quarter 2019
Director Watt discussing the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) extension.
Effective December 1, local community organizations now have the opportunity purchase foreclosed properties.
FHFA's 2016 Annual Report to Congress is now available.
Now available: FHFA’s FY 2017 Performance and Accountability Report
FHFA ANNOUNCES 2019 CONFORMING LOAN LIMITS
Input Requested on Enterprise Credit Score Requirements
OMWI 2017 Annual Report to Congress
OMWI 2018 Annual Report to Congress
FHFA unveiled an interactive online map indicating the number of estimated borrowers eligible for HARP in every zip code, county and MSA in the US.
FHFA Publishes Fannie Mae's and Freddie Mac's Underserved Markets Plans for the Duty to Serve Program
FHFA Proposes Rule Establishing New Housing Goals for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
FHFA Issues Proposed Rule
Annual Report to Congress Now Available
FHFA requests comments on rules open for comment
Rulemaking open for comment
FHFA Video Explains the 2018 Conforming Loan Limits
Millions of homeowners have taken this route to refinance their mortgages. To see if you qualify visit www.HARP.gov.
Number of HARP borrowers surpassed the 3.4 million mark
Now available: FHFA’s FY 2016 Performance and Accountability Report
Read more about options available for homeowners affected by 2017 hurricane season and other natural disasters at FHFA.gov.
Introducing Mortgage Translations on FHFA.gov
Go to www.HARP.gov to see if you are eligible for savings.
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