Freddie Mac Home

Our Transformation
A Better Freddie Mac, a Better Housing Finance System

See How

A New Solution to an Old Problem: Making it Easier for the Self-Employed to Get a Mortgage

Amid the backdrop of rising interest rates and declining origination volume, lenders need a leg up to cast a wider net for borrowers, including the self-employed.

Sam Oliver
Sam Oliver
VP Loan Advisor SuiteSM

Struggling with Housing Costs, Renters Continue to Find Affordability in Renting

New research released today by Freddie Mac Multifamily finds a large and growing segment of renters continue to believe renting is a more affordable option than owning, even as many of those...

Equity in the West

The Western states have shown strong gains in equity this past year. What can you expect?

Loan AdvisorSM unlocks hidden opportunity, and gives lenders their edge.

learn morelearn more about the Freddie Edge

Duty to Serve

Doing more to advance affordable housing. It’s our mission.

See How Duty to Serve

Research

New Research Shows Renters Continue to Find Affordability in Renting

Consumer Research | Oct 17, 2018

Explore the Research

We're Tracking The Market

Freddie Mac surveys lenders each week on the rates, fees and points for the most popular mortgage products. Average Mortgage Rates as of October 11, 2018

Get Weekly Rates
30-Yr FRM
4.9%

0.5 Fees/Points

15-Yr FRM
4.29%

0.5 Fees/Points

5/1-Yr ARM
4.07%

0.3 Fees/Points

When the hard work is done and I see results, it gives me a strong sense of purpose.

Kamara
production manager, Multifamily

Meet Kamara

I like forging new territory and dealing with large initiatives.

Bellore
business process director, Single-Family

Meet Bellore

I think if you really put your mind into something, you can do almost anything.

Vananh
IT systems analyst, Single-Family

Meet Vananh

We've recently made updates to our Privacy Policy to increase transparency and comply with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). By your use of this website, you agree to the terms and conditions of the policy. We encourage you to read the updated policy.