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Multifamily Wire

Stay up-to-date on all the new and exciting events happening at Fannie Mae!

Our Next Chapter in Green Leadership

For more than ten years Fannie Mae has been a leader in Green Financing, supporting our mission to provide sustainable affordable rental housing throughout the United States.

Karyn Sper

The Streamlined Rate Lock option is back!

Big news! We’ve reinstated Fannie Mae’s Streamlined Rate Lock (SRL) option, which allows Borrowers to manage interest rate risk while maximizing flexibility and speed.

Chris Flynn

Help us keep up the 2021 momentum!

The Multifamily Affordable Housing team has been busy this Spring and is looking forward to an equally productive Summer.

Angela Kelcher

Fannie Mae Multifamily Reports Q1 2021 Financial Results

Today, we released our first quarter 2021 financial results and filed our Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2021 with the SEC.

Michele Evans

New Sponsor-Initiated Affordability

On March 15, 2021, our newest product enhancement, Sponsor-Initiated Affordability (SIA), hit the market. SIA provides a creative solution to expand affordability and increase workforce housing.

Rob Levin

With Affordable and Structured Financing, Your Borrowers Win Big!

Last year, both Multifamily Affordable Housing (MAH) and Structured Transactions reached some incredible milestones – $7.8 billion and $11.6 billion in production respectively. Behind the numbers lie steadfast partnership, the agility and stability of the DUS® model, and creative financing solutions built for your customers.

Kelly Mitchell

Introducing Digitized Rent Roll Collection

Better, faster, smarter. Delivering on digital transformation is a priority in 2021. Our internal and external processes and systems have undergone significant improvements in recent years, and we don’t plan on slowing down. Loan reporting is an area of opportunity – and an area where we intend to lead the industry toward important changes.

Michele Evans

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

Thank you for your partnership over the past year. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present challenges, but we are hoping there is light at the end of this long tunnel.

Charles Ostroff

Guidance on Seniors Transaction and Deal Spotlight

The challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic are extensive, but the impact on older people has been devastating. Our owners and operators continue to be resilient in the ways they care for aging residents, administer vaccines, and adapt to the ongoing effects of the pandemic.

Roosevelt Davis

Fannie Mae Multifamily Reports 2020 Financial Results

On February 12, we released our fiscal year 2020 financial results and filed our Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2020 with the SEC. Here are some highlights from our filing

Michele Evans

Fannie Mae Multifamily Finances $76 Billion in 2020

Today, we announced our 2020 production volume of $76 billion, a record in our 32-year-old Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS®) program.

Rob Levin

Starting the New Year with Gratitude, Optimism, and Resolve

Before I say anything else, thank you. Thank you for being so warm and welcoming to me when I stepped into my new role as head of the business.

Michele Evans

Driving Toward Affordable in 2021

With November in the rearview mirror, we’re approaching the end of a road that’s been full of unexpected turns. The last few months have certainly qualified as “pedal to the metal.” I hope you were able to slow down and relax over the Thanksgiving break.

Angela Kelcher

A Strong Year for Multifamily Technology and Innovation

I hope all of you and your families are well as we continue this year of complex and unexpected challenges. The response to each has been swift and sure – I am so impressed with how everyone across the DUS® network continues to rise to the occasion and serve our customers.

Nancy Atwell

FHFA Releases New Multifamily Volume Cap

On November 17, 2020, FHFA released new multifamily volume caps for 2021. Each Enterprise will have $70 billion across four quarters – a change from the five-quarter period covered by the previous cap.

Michele Evans