Green Financing

Fannie Mae's Green Financing products lead to positive financial, environmental, and social outcomes and create affordable housing options for families and individuals.

About Green Financing

The Fannie Mae Green Financing Business provides mortgage financing to apartment buildings and cooperatives to finance energy and water efficiency property improvements. We've used our position as a market leader to pilot smart, innovative solutions that encourage sustainable lending and affordable rental housing, and we offer investors solutions that provide attractive capital market executions and options for investing in U.S. mortgage credit.

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Our Products

  • Green Financing Loans

    Fannie Mae Green Financing provides the best green financing tools in the market.

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  • Green Bonds

    Delivering positive environmental, social, and financial benefits through our Green Bond portfolio.

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    Green Mission & Impact

Research and Insights

Green Rewards improvements impact the bottom line

Learn how Fannie Mae Borrowers reduced energy and water costs at multifamily properties with Green Rewards.

  • Case Study - Ashton Pines

    Ashton Pines lowers energy and water usage, reducing utility costs

  • Case Study - Peartree Apartments

    Peartree Apartments saves money, energy, and water through Fannie Mae’s Green Rewards

  • Case Study - Creekview Apartments

    Creekview Apartments cuts costs for tenants through water efficiency improvements

Leveraging utility energy efficiency incentive programs

Did you know that you can pair Green Rewards with your local utility incentive programs? Learn more about how to utilize utility and State Energy Office efficiency programs in conjunction with Green Rewards to leverage greater benefits.

  • Greater Savings, Lower Costs: Enhancing Green Rewards with Utility Incentive Programs

    Guidance to multifamily property owners on how to use utility and State Energy Office efficiency program incentives in conjunction with Green Rewards.

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    Green Rewards Utility Incentive Programs
  • How to use utility energy efficiency programs with Green Rewards

    This one page flow chart helps borrowers understand the process for using utility incentives in conjunction with Green Rewards.

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Analysis of certifications for energy-efficient and healthy multifamily buildings

To drive market transformation, Fannie Mae, Integral Group, and Elementa Engineering conducted an analysis of all certifications for green or healthy multifamily buildings available in the United States. Learn more about this work in the report published in the conference proceedings for the 2020 American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s Summer Study in Buildings.

Driving Market Transformation

Ranking and Rewarding Certifications for Energy-Efficient and Healthy Multifamily Buildings.

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Driving Market Transformation

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