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Multifamily in the News

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April 4, 2018

Fannie Mae Earns 2018 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award for Sustained Excellence

Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) is proud to announce that it received its fourth consecutive ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

March 20, 2018

Fannie Mae Wins Recognition as Largest Issuer of Green Bond by the Climate Bonds Initiative

The Climate Bonds Initiative, as part of the Third Annual Green Bond Pioneer Awards, recognized Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) as the 2017 Largest Issuer of Green Bonds in the world.

March 14, 2018

Fannie Mae Multifamily Green GeMS REMIC Included in Bloomberg Barclays MSCI Green Bond Index

Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) announced today that its Multifamily Green GeMS™ REMIC (FNA 2017-M15 A2) security is now included in the Bloomberg Barclays MSCI Green Bond Index

February 14, 2018

Fannie Mae Reports Net Income of $2.5 Billion and Comprehensive Income of $2.3 Billion for 2017

Fannie Mae reported 2017 net income of $2.5 billion, compared with net income
of $12.3 billion in 2016. Fannie Mae’s annual pre-tax income for 2017 was
$18.4 billion, compared with $18.3 billion in 2016, reflecting the strength of the
company’s underlying business fundamentals.

February 8, 2018

Fannie Mae Prices $904.5 Million Multifamily DUS REMIC (FNA 2018-M2) Under Its GeMS Program

Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) priced its second Multifamily DUS® REMIC in 2018 totaling $904.5 million under its Fannie Mae Guaranteed Multifamily Structures (Fannie Mae GeMS™) program

February 7, 2018

Seniors Housing Community in San Diego Secures $82 Million Fannie Mae Green Rewards Loan

Walker & Dunlop announced that it structured an $82,077,000 loan for Paradise Village, located just outside of San Diego, in National City, California.

February 5, 2018

Fannie Mae Announces $100 Million Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Fund

Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) announced today it has closed on a $100 million low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) fund as part of an ongoing effort to provide a reliable source of capital for affordable rental housing and underserved markets.

January 29, 2018

Walker & Dunlop Closes $707 Million Credit Facility for Student Housing Portfolio

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) (the “Company”) announced today that it funded a $707,000,000 Credit Facility for the acquisition of 23 student housing properties for Scion Student Communities LLC (the “Borrower”), a joint venture among The Scion Group LLC (“Scion”), General Investment Corporation of Singapore (“GIC”) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”).

January 28, 2018

Senior Housing Loan Volume Up 267% for Fannie Mae Program

Seniors housing loan volume totaled $5.5 billion in 2017, which is an increase of 267% from 2016’s total of $1.5 billion, according to Fannie Mae.

January 25, 2018

Fannie Mae Multifamily Closes 2017 with Record Volume of More Than $67 Billion

Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) provided more than $67 billion in financing and supported over 750,000 units of multifamily housing in 2017 – the highest volume in the history of its Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS®) program.

January 25, 2018

Expanding the Triple Bottom Line in Multifamily Green Financing

As has always been the case, this January edition provides its readers with
valuable insights on the outside forces sweeping our industry in particular and
the economy in general.

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