Housing Counselors Resource Center
Want to enhance your role as a trusted nonprofit intermediary for clients who are either preparing to buy a home or trying to avoid foreclosure? Find information for you, print-ready fact sheets for your clients, helpful web links, and more here.
Real Estate Professionals Resource Center
Looking to expand your business by opening doors for more homebuyers? Find the tools, resources, and information you need to stay current on key housing topics, become a knowledge source, and enhance your role as trusted advisor for both your current and future clients.
Subscribe to the free Housing Professionals Outreach News email subscription service and be one of the first to find out about Freddie Mac trainings for housing professionals, new or updated policies that could impact your clients, borrower outreach tools and initiatives, and more.
Education and Training Tools
Looking for learning opportunities and tools you can use to educate yourself and your clients about Freddie Mac's borrower outreach initiatives? Register for our housing professionals-focused webinars, view our videos, and customize and download our consumer-focused presentations and materials here.
This multilingual financial education curriculum and consumer outreach initiative is designed to help your clients build and maintain better credit, make sound financial decisions, and understand the steps to sustainable homeownership.
CreditSmart® Consumer Online Resources
CreditSmart Steps to Homeownership Tutorial – With Certificate
This CreditSmart tutorial fulfills the homebuyer education requirement for Home Possible mortgage first-time homebuyers. Printable certificate of completion with borrower's name is generated after successfully completing the quiz. FREE. English only.
CreditSmart 12-Module Financial Education Curriculum – No Certificate
Features 12 financial education modules that provide valuable information to help clients build and maintain better credit, make sound financial decisions and understand the steps to sustainable homeownership. FREE. Available in English and Spanish. No certificate.
CreditSmart Military Financial Readiness
Financial literacy publication for service members (past and present) to help them prepare financially for deployment, avoid financial schemes that target military families and to manage their money wisely while in the military. It also takes a look at the VA home loan program. FREE. English only.
Borrower Help Centers and Network
Through our on-the-ground Borrower Help Centers and national Network, we work with trusted national nonprofit intermediaries to support Freddie Mac's ongoing commitment of preparing prospective buyers for responsible homeownership and helping struggling borrowers with Freddie Mac-owned mortgages avoid foreclosure.
Loan Prospector® Outreach
Quickly and objectively determine whether your client is ready to apply for a mortgage through this easy-to-use, online assessment tool for housing counselors.