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 2016 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 2016 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.
HARP - the Home Affordable Refinance Program was created by FHFA specifically to help homeowners current on their mortgage payments, but underwater on their mortgages.
FHFA economists and policy experts provide reliable research and policy analysis about critical topics impacting the nation’s housing finance sector.
Meet the experts...
Key Topics pages provide information about FHFA's work on a range of issues facing the nation and highlight the most relevant related news releases, reports, statements and web pages on the respective topics.
The Honorable Melvin L. Watt of Charlotte, NC sworn in on January 6, 2014 to a 5-year term as the first Senate-confirmed Director of FHFA.
Read more about Director Watt
The Federal Housing Finance Agency seeks energetic, highly motivated students to apply to our student and recent graduates positions. Selected students will become part of a team that helps stabilize the nation's housing market and makes significant contributions to FHFA's mission. Students will have the opportunities to receive on the job training, exposure to a small fast-paced environment, and gain valuable experience.
FHFA offers student employment opportunities through the Pathways Program. There are three components of Pathways:
Paid internships for students who are currently enrolled in a degree seeking program at an accredited school.
FHFA hires Interns pursuing degrees in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Law, Business Administration, Computer Science, Human Resources etc. for the following positions:
FHFA Requirements for Internship are as follows:
FHFA offers competitive salaries to student Interns. Salary ranges from $16 to $20 per hour. The period to apply for an internship is typically in January. Vacancy announcements are posted on FHFA's website at
www.fhfa.gov/careers and on the US government website at
This program provides developmental experiences in the federal government. It is intended to promote possible careers in the civil service to individuals who, within the previous two years, graduated from qualifying educational institutions with an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate.
For employment opportunities for recent graduates please visit
The PMF is a leadership development program for entry-level employees with advanced degrees. The program is designed to develop a cadre of potential federal government leaders
Individuals who have completed within the past two years, a qualifying advanced degree (e.g., masters or professional degree) or who will meet advanced degree requirements by August 31 of the year following the annual application announcement
An individual may apply for the PMF Program more than once as long as he or she meets the eligibility criteria. However, if an individual becomes a Finalist and subsequently applies for the PMF Program during the next open announcement, the individual will forfeit his or her status as a Finalist
For more on information Pathway please visit
https://www.opm.gov/about-us/careers-at-opm/students-recent-graduates or contact Moji Adelekan, FHFA Pathways Officer at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 649-3745.
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