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The Best Housing Market in a Decade, Now What?

Housing markets responded well to 2017's favorable economic environment. And Millennials finally started to move markets. The economic environment is unlikely to be much more favorable for housing in 2018. A wild card: Tax policy.

Leonard Kiefer
Leonard Kiefer
Deputy Chief Economist

What to Expect: Tick Tock

If you're looking to buy your first home, you're likely asking how long the homebuying process takes, soup to nuts. Learn more about the timeline and necessary steps.

Clearing the Path to eMortgage Adoption

See how we're addressing barriers to eMortgage adoption in the latest GSE report.

Annual Affordable Housing Goals

See how we’re helping to meet affordable housing needs nationwide.


Before and After Disasters, Multifamily Responds

Insight | Dec 19, 2017

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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 January 11, 2018

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30-Yr FRM

0.5 Fees/Points

15-Yr FRM

0.5 Fees/Points

5/1-Yr ARM

0.4 Fees/Points

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