Jul 1, 2014
It hasn't been this hard to find affordable rental housing in 50 years – especially for lower-income renters. Attracting private capital to housing that's affordable to lower-income renters is challenging. Government subsidies help. Freddie Mac Multifamily's Targeted Affordable Housing team helps navigate the complexities of funding subsidized – or targeted affordable – housing.
Jun 17, 2014
Did you know that apartments geared for college students feature many amenities that could include flat screen TVs, coffee bars, bowling alleys and golf simulators?
May 30, 2014
Freddie Mac Multifamily's K-Deal securitization program is designed to help support multifamily rental housing while reduce taxpayers exposure to risk by attracting private capital to the market. In this way, we're fulfilling the goals of a future housing finance system today.
May 14, 2014
Freddie Mac Multifamily recently announced it will purchase and securitize Manufactured Housing Community loans as part of its efforts to increase access to affordable housing.
May 12, 2014
Our innovative credit risk initiatives recently earned honors from influential and respected publications.
Apr 30, 2014
Moving can be very exciting, especially if it's your first time living on your own in an apartment. However, it's important to be informed before you sign a lease, which is a legally-binding contract between a landlord and a tenant.
Apr 14, 2014
There's a rental affordability crisis in America. Rents are rising faster than incomes. And, the number of renters is expected to increase by millions in the next ten years. New Freddie Mac research shows how we could make affordable housing more accessible by targeting capital where it’s really needed.
Mar 24, 2014
The country's 37 million apartment residents are a key source of local, state, and national economic activity. From writing rent checks to buying a cup of coffee, most of their spending is recycled through their community – supporting businesses and providing jobs.