Posts Tagged ‘fannie’

Is Government About to Make Mortgage Market Even Worse?

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

There’s really nobody out there in the mortgage market, other than Fannie and Freddie, and their loan limits as well as tight underwriting are pricing many potential buyers/borrowers out of the housing market.

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Is Government About to Make Mortgage Market Even Worse?

Cost of Seizing Fannie and Freddie Surges for Taxpayers

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

For all the focus on the historic federal rescue of the banking industry, it is the government’s decision to seize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in September 2008 that is likely to cost taxpayers the most money, reports the New York Times.

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Cost of Seizing Fannie and Freddie Surges for Taxpayers