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  1. Statement by Ryan Donovan, President and CEO, Council of Federal Home Loan Banks on FHFA?s Request for Input on Mission of FHLBanks
    GlobeNewswire | 05/16/24 05:24 PM EDT

    Ryan Donovan, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Council of Federal Home Loan Banks, the public voice of the Federal Home Loan Bank System, today released the following statement in response to the publication of the Federal Housing Finance Agency?s Request for Input on the mission of the FHLBanks. ?Today, FHFA issued a request for input on the mission of the FHLBanks.

  2. Mortgage Rates Continue to Decrease
    GlobeNewswire | 05/16/24 12:00 PM EDT

    ?Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey?, showing the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 7.02 percent. ?Mortgage rates decreased for the second consecutive week,? said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac?s Chief Economist.

  3. Fannie Mae Announces the Results of its Thirty-first Reperforming Loan Sale Transaction
    PR Newswire | 05/16/24 10:00 AM EDT

    WASHINGTON, May 16, 2024 Fannie Mae?today announced the results of its thirty-first reperforming loan sale transaction.

  4. BRIEF-Fannie Mae Appoints Data Science And Technology Executive Diane Lye To Its Board Of Directors
    Reuters | 05/14/24 04:19 PM EDT

    Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA) : * FANNIE MAE APPOINTS DATA SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EXECUTIVE DIANE N. LYE TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  5. Fannie Mae Appoints Data Science and Technology Executive Diane N. Lye to its Board of Directors
    PR Newswire | 05/14/24 04:14 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, May 14, 2024 Fannie Mae today announced Diane N. Lye has been appointed to its Board of Directors. "We are very pleased to welcome Diane to the Fannie Mae Board of Directors," said Michael J. Heid, Chair of the Board.

  6. Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Releases First Impact Report
    GlobeNewswire | 05/13/24 09:32 AM EDT

    Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta has issued the company?s inaugural Impact Report, highlighting the Bank?s 2023 initiatives supporting affordable housing and community development, corporate giving, and workplace culture. ?The roots of FHLBank Atlanta run deep and our role has expanded since we were established more than 90 years ago,? said FHLBank Atlanta President and CEO Kirk Malmberg.

  7. Freddie Mac Announces 2024 Home Possible RISE Award? Winners?for Helping Very Low- to Low-Income Homebuyers
    GlobeNewswire | 05/13/24 09:00 AM EDT

    Freddie Mac today announced the winners of its Home Possible RISE Awards?. The annual program, RISE, salutes top Sellers across multiple categories for excellence with Freddie Mac?s Home Possible? and HFA Advantage? mortgages ? the company?s affordable lending solutions for very low- to low-income homebuyers.

  8. Freddie Mac Announces Results of Tender Offer for Certain STACR Notes
    GlobeNewswire | 05/13/24 09:00 AM EDT

    Freddie Mac today announced the tender results of its previously announced offer to purchase any and all of the STACR? Notes listed in the table below. The Company has conducted the Offer in accordance with the conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase dated May 6, 2024 and related Notice of Guaranteed Delivery dated May 6, 2024.

  9. #1 GSE Student Housing Lender, Walker & Dunlop Releases Annual Housing Report
    Business Wire | 05/13/24 06:00 AM EDT

    As the leader in student housing finance, Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (WD) shares market trends and analysis of the current landscape in its newly published housing report. Placing as both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?s #1 Student Housing Lender in 2023, the team possesses unparalleled expertise and a pulse on the industry, providing valuable insights for developers and investors.

  10. FHLB Cincinnati and Homeport Launch Rise Up Program with May 13 Event
    PR Newswire | 05/13/24 04:00 AM EDT

    $5 million in down payment assistance will be available for qualifying homeowners in Franklin County, Ohio COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati and Homeport will celebrate the launch of the Rise Up program on May 13 at Homeport's offices in Columbus, Ohio.

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