Contrary to popular belief, you can put as little as a 3% down payment on a home.
Learn which expenses you’ll need to cover out of pocket, so you can factor them into your final homebuying budget.
Are you ready to buy a home? Here's a step-by-step guide to help you navigate the homebuying process.
Making green improvements can not only reduce the cost of your utilities but can also increase the value of your home. In fact, Freddie Mac research has shown that homes with an energy efficient rating sell for 2.7% more on average than homes without these ratings.
How can you get the most money when selling you house? One of the easiest ways is to make energy efficient improvements.
Are you in the market for an eco-friendly home? Work with your team to understand all your options.
Buying an eco-friendly home can be a great investment. But what does “green” mean?
Learn how to secure your home to protect against the dangers of wildfires, flooding and hurricane force winds.
One of the first steps in disaster preparedness is to know what disasters and hazards could affect your area.
Follow these tips to be better prepared for a future emergency.
More than ever, how your home is presented online is what will set your listing apart.
Learn what happens when forbearance ends and how repayment works.
As we reach the mid-point of 2020, let's take a look at the housing market outlook.
Learn more about your mortgage refinancing options, understand today's rates and figure out how find the right loan for you.
If you have questions about housing due to COVID-19, we are here to answer your questions.
If you’ve been financially impacted by COVID-19, find the answers to you housing questions.
Learn how payment deferral can help bring you current on your mortgage.
If you are a renter struggling to pay your rent due to COVID-19, understand what is available to you.
Free assistance is available to help guide you through financial hardship.
Freddie is accelerating payment terms by 20 days to support our more than 200 small and diverse business suppliers who are directly or indirectly impacted by COVID-19.
Learn the facts on Freddie Mac forbearance.
Learn the common elements of this fraud and how to to avoid it.
Unfortunately, during times of hardship families are often targeted by fraud artists who attempt to take advantage of those seeking assistance.
If you're struggling to make your mortgage payments due to COVID-19, mortgage relief options are available.
When it comes to home improvement, there are a lot of ways to maximize your savings!
Ready to reduce your home's carbon footprint? These words and phrases can help you speak green.
Depending on what state you live in, you may find your house-hunting options quite limited.
If you're in the market to buy a home, today's average mortgage rates are something to celebrate compared to almost any year since 1971.
Why do you live where you live? Our survey finds affordability remains a key concern for both renters and owners.
If you're expecting a refund this year, here are 3 ways it could bring you closer to homeownership.
We've seen a lot of changes over the past 10 years - and the housing industry was no exception.
The trifecta of interest-rate cuts in 2019 boded well for homeowners looking to refinance. Does it make sense for you?
We're looking at the housing data for the cities participating in Super Bowl LIV.
To calculate your monthly spending, consider the following.
Each member of your homebuying team will perform different, but complementary roles.
We're breaking down the housing market's latest trip around the sun.
You're likely to encounter these terms when you look up mortgage rates or hear people discuss the "housing outlook".
Can apps simplify the search for your next home?
With low interest rates, modest inflation and a solid labor market, there are many reasons to be optimistic about housing in the coming year.
Learn the importance of listing photos when selling a home.
Use our homebuying checklist if you're looking to become a homeowner in the new year.
Unwrap these tips for selling your home during the holidays.
For many, the term "manufactured housing" doesn’t conjure images of spacious and updated homes, but perhaps it should.
Find out why winter might be the best time to buy a house, and read tips for homebuying in colder weather.
Learn about moving fraud, foreclosure scams, and rental schemes.
When it comes to energy-efficiency and your home, there are four notable reasons to go green.
Deployment is never easy, but financial readiness can help minimize stress and anxiety for you and your family
Use this checklist to winterize your home and prepare for the colder days ahead.
Buying a home near a cemetery may not be as grave a mistake as you think.
How real is reality TV? Here are some homebuying lessons you won't learn from binge watching your favorite shows.