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 2020 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.
Implement critical reforms that will produce a stronger and more resilient housing finance system.
FOSTER competitive, liquid, efficient, and resilient (CLEAR) national housing finance markets that support sustainable homeownership and affordable rental housing; OPERATE in a safe and sound manner appropriate for entities in conservatorship; and PREPARE for eventual exits from the conservatorships.
2019 Conservatorships Strategic Plan
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...
UNDERSTANDING THE LANDSCAPE
FHFA gathers and analyzes comprehensive data on the housing markets, providing critical information to guide policy decisions and inform the public.
We are committed to increasing transparency in the housing finance markets.
We actively promote the dissemination of information that will improve the public’s understanding of housing finance markets and thereby the efficiency of the market.
FHFA publishes an indicator of single-family house price trends at various geographic levels called the House Price Index (HPI) and a variety of other housing finance-related data sets.
Downloadable data sets include: Conforming Loan Limits, Duty to Serve, Enterprise Housing Goals, Fair Lending, Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLBank) Member, FHLBank Stress Tests for Market and Credit Risk, FHFA House Price Index (FHFA HPI®), Market Data, MIRS Transition Index, National Mortgage Database Aggregate Data (National Mortgage Database (NMDB®)), National Survey of Mortgage Originations, Public Use Databases, and Underserved Areas Data
FHFA catalog on Data.gov presents two main data sets - the FHFA HPI and the Federal Home Loan Bank Members and they are available in CSV, JSON, XML, SQL.
Economists, policy analysts, and others within FHFA engage in a wide array of research activities. We make reports that focus on mortgage markets trends and a variety of market health indicators available to the public.
The Stats Blog highlights how FHFA uses data to monitor the health of the nation’s housing markets. Each blog post focuses on a single aspect of the housing market, offering critical insights on data availability, usage, and limitations.
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