Helpful information and tips on buying, owning or renting a home and the housing market
Mar 9, 2018
If you're shopping for a home, it's definitely worth taking a look at HomeSteps homes. Here are 4 tips for buying one.
Mar 6, 2018
New loan limit increases may help you reach your goal of buying a home.
Mar 1, 2018
Research and Analysis
The most dramatic increase in mortgage rates came during the late 1970s. What would happen if rates rise like that again?
Feb 26, 2018
Let's define the term and calculate how much home equity you have.
Feb 22, 2018
If you're expecting a tax refund this year, check out these three ways your refund could bring you closer to homeownership.
Feb 21, 2018
Answer these five questions and you'll be ready to make major decisions by the time the spring thaw comes.
Feb 20, 2018
Did you know that you could save hundreds of dollars on rent depending on when you sign your next lease? Two new surveys highlight the differences by month and location.
Feb 15, 2018
Freddie Mac is a much better company that has transformed significantly. Learn more about our accomplishments and milestones met over the past year.
Feb 12, 2018
Were your monthly mortgage payments suspended temporarily because you were affected by a recent natural disaster? Wondering what happens when this 'forbearance period' ends?
Feb 8, 2018
2017 was a record-setting year for our rental housing business, Freddie Mac Multifamily.
Feb 6, 2018
The National Association of REALTORS annual report on home buyers and sellers is full of information on the state of housing in 2017.
Feb 1, 2018
Before you get the keys to the home that you're buying, you'll go through the closing process, which includes paying certain fees. How much money are we talking about?