Helpful information and tips on buying, owning or renting a home and the housing market
May 11, 2017
Research and Analysis
Can you afford to buy a house? It's a question that's become more difficult to answer — especially because the data differs for everyone.
May 9, 2017
When it comes to home buying, which should come first? The house or the mortgage?
May 4, 2017
If you're looking to buy your second, or 'move up' home, you may be faced with the difficult decision of what to do first: list your home or make an offer. Follow along as we detail some important factors that may help you on your journey.
May 2, 2017
Our transformation into a more competitive company is building a better housing finance system for homebuyers, renters, lenders and taxpayers.
May 1, 2017
Our first home was absolutely perfect — until kids came along and we quickly outgrew it. Follow my journey of 'moving up' and moving out.
Apr 28, 2017
How much have you learned about the first–time homebuying experience? Test your knowledge!
Apr 25, 2017
Check out the infographic which highlights the traditional closing process, so you can know what to expect on your closing day!
Apr 20, 2017
Here's an outline of the traditional offer process so you can know what to except when it's your turn to make the deal!
Apr 14, 2017
Commercial Observer magazine listed Freddie Mac leaders David Brickman and John Cannon on their list of the most important people in CRE finance.
Apr 13, 2017
Steps to get a handle on how much you can borrow.
Apr 11, 2017
Believe that you need to make a down payment of at least 20% to buy a home? You have lots of company. Putting down that much money upfront certainly has benefits, but it's not required.
Apr 7, 2017
Buying a home is a big deal, so finding the right one that fits your needs is especially important and can have long–term impacts on both your wallet and your quality of life.