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New FHFA conforming loan limits

C.A.R. applauds FHFA for raising Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loan limits.

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FHFA increases conforming loan limits for first time since 2006

For release: November 23, 2016 California REALTORS? commend FHFA for raising Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conforming loan limits LOS ANGELES (Nov. 23) – The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS? (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcement to increase the 2017 conforming loan limits for mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to $424,100 on one-unit properties and a cap of $636,150 in high-cost areas. The previous loan limits were $417,000 and $625,500, respectively

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C.A.R. statement on 2016 FHFA loan limits

For release: November 25, 2015 California REALTORS? disappointed FHFA did not increase Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conforming loan limits LOS ANGELES (Nov. 25) – The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS? (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcement to keep the 2016 maximum conforming loan limits for mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac at $417,000 on one-unit properties and a cap of $625,500 in high-cost areas.

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C.A.R. applauds Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?s 97% LTV option

For release: December 9, 2014 C.A.R. applauds Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s 3 percent down payment option LOS ANGELES (Dec.

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FHFA to retain higher loan limits for 2015

For release: November 24, 2014 C.A.R.

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Fannie, Freddie urged to adopt more up-to-date credit scoring models

Are the two biggest players in the American mortgage arena — Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac — needlessly preventing millions of African Americans, Latinos and young consumers from qualifying for a loan because they don’t have a FICO credit score?

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Free Fannie Mae short sales webinar

Fannie Mae recently announced new features on its HomePath for Short Sales website to help real estate professionals efficiently complete short sales and resolve challenges directly with Fannie Mae. Listing agents can work directly with Fannie Mae through the HomePath Short Sale Portal to request list price guidance prior to listing a property, view the status of submitted cases, and negotiate and receive first lien approval on a short sale directly from Fannie Mae. Register for a webinar on Thursday, July 10, 10 a.m.

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C.A.R. commends FHFA Director Mel Watt for loan limit plan

For Release: May 13, 2014 C.A.R. applauds FHFA Director Melvin Watt for dismissing plan to reduce loan limits for Fannie, Freddie loans LOS ANGELES (May 13) – The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS? (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcement that it will not lower loan limits eligible for purchase by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

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The Impact Of Freddie Mac And Fannie Mae Reform On Multifamily Lending

Congress may actually pass legislation this spring to break up mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. “We have a chance to bring this across the finish line,” Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, told the audience at an event hosted by…

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Housing Sales Slow Ahead Of Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae Vote

Put another nail in the coffin of President Obama’s efforts to wind down Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC). Housing numbers released by the U.S.

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