Federal Housing Finance Agency

News Release (December 10, 2020) FHFA Further Extends COVID-Related Loan Flexibilities (PDF)   News Release (December 10, 2020) FHFA Further Extends COVID-Related Loan Flexibilities

News Release (December 2, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and REO Eviction Moratoriums (PDF)   News Release (December 2, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and REO Eviction Moratoriums

News Release (November 13, 2020) FHFA Further Extends COVID-Related Loan Flexibilities (PDF)   News Release (November 13, 2020) FHFA Further Extends COVID-Related Loan Flexibilities

News Release (October 21, 2020) Temporary Policy Allowing Purchase of Qualified Loans in Forbearance Extended (PDF)   News Release (October 21, 2020) Temporary Policy Allowing Purchase of Qualified Loans in Forbearance Extended

News Release (October 19, 2020) FHFA Further Extends COVID-Related Loan Flexibilities (PDF)   News Release (October 19, 2020) FHFA Further Extends COVID-Related Loan Flexibilities

News Release (September 24, 2020) FHFA Further Extends Buying Loans in Forbearance & COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities (PDF)   News Release (September 24, 2020) FHFA Further Extends Buying Loans in Forbearance & COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities

News Release (August 27, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and REO Eviction Moratoriums (PDF)   News Release (August 27, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and REO Eviction Moratoriums

News Release (August 26, 2020) FHFA Further Extends Buying Loans in Forbearance & COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities (PDF)   News Release (August 26, 2020) FHFA Further Extends Buying Loans in Forbearance & COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities

News Release (August 25, 2020) Adverse Market Refinance Fee Implementation now December 1 (PDF)   News Release (August 25, 2020) Adverse Market Refinance Fee Implementation now December 1

News Release (July 31, 2020) Temporary Policy Allowing Purchase of Qualified Loans in Forbearance Extended (PDF)   News Release (July 31, 2020) Temporary Policy Allowing Purchase of Qualified Loans in Forbearance Extended

News Release (July 9, 2020) FHFA Extends COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers Through August (PDF)   News Release (July 9, 2020) FHFA Extends COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers Through August

News Release (June 29, 2020) FHFA Provides Tenant Protections (PDF)   News Release (June 29, 2020) FHFA Provides Tenant Protections

News Release (June 17, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium (PDF)   News Release (June 17, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium

News Release (June 16, 2020) FHFA Makes Translated COVID-19 Resources Available in Six Languages on LEP Site (PDF)   News Release (June 16, 2020) FHFA Makes Translated COVID-19 Resources Available in Six Languages on LEP Site

News Release (June 11, 2020) FHFA Extends COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers Through July (PDF)   News Release (June 11, 2020) FHFA Extends COVID-Related Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers Through July

News Release (May 19, 2020) FHFA Announces Refinance and Home Purchase Eligibility for Borrowers in Forbearance (PDF)   News Release (May 19, 2020) FHFA Announces Refinance and Home Purchase Eligibility for Borrowers in Forbearance

News Release (May 14, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium (PDF)   News Release (May 14, 2020) FHFA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium

News Release (May 13, 2020) FHFA Announces Payment Deferral as New Repayment Option for Homeowners in COVID-19 Forbearance Plans (PDF)   News Release (May 13, 2020) FHFA Announces Payment Deferral as New Repayment Option for Homeowners in COVID-19 Forbearance Plans

News Release (May 5, 2020) FHFA Extends Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers (PDF)   News Release (May 5, 2020) FHFA Extends Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers

News Release (April 27, 2020) "No Lump Sum Required at the End of Forbearance" says FHFA's Calabria (PDF)   News Release (April 27, 2020) "No Lump Sum Required at the End of Forbearance" says FHFA's Calabria

News Release (April 23, 2020) FHFA Supports Small Business by Allowing Federal Home Loan Banks to Accept Paycheck Protection Program Loans as Collateral (PDF)   News Release (April 23, 2020) FHFA Supports Small Business by Allowing Federal Home Loan Banks to Accept Paycheck Protection Program Loans as Collateral

News Release (April 22, 2020) FHFA Announces that Enterprises will Purchase Qualified Loans in Forbearance to Keep Lending Flowing (PDF)   News Release (April 22, 2020) FHFA Announces that Enterprises will Purchase Qualified Loans in Forbearance to Keep Lending Flowing

News Release (April 21, 2020) FHFA Addresses Servicer Liquidity Concerns, Announces Four Month Advance Obligation Limit for Loans in Forbearance (PDF)   News Release (April 21, 2020) FHFA Addresses Servicer Liquidity Concerns, Announces Four Month Advance Obligation Limit for Loans in Forbearance

News Release (April 15, 2020) FHFA and CFPB Announce Borrower Protection Program (PDF)   News Release (April 15, 2020) FHFA and CFPB Announce Borrower Protection Program

News Release (March 31, 2020) FHFA Authorizes Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers (PDF)   News Release (March 31, 2020) FHFA Authorizes Loan Processing Flexibilities for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Customers

News Release (March 23, 2020) FHFA Directs Enterprises to Grant Flexibilities for Appraisal and Employment Verifications (PDF)   News Release (March 23, 2020) FHFA Directs Enterprises to Grant Flexibilities for Appraisal and Employment Verifications

News Release (March 23, 2020) FHFA Authorizes the Enterprises to Support Additional Liquidity in the Secondary Mortgage Market (PDF)   News Release (March 23, 2020) FHFA Authorizes the Enterprises to Support Additional Liquidity in the Secondary Mortgage Market

News Release (March 18, 2020) FHFA Suspends Foreclosures and Evictions for Enterprise-Backed Mortgages (PDF)   News Release (March 18, 2020) FHFA Suspends Foreclosures and Evictions for Enterprise-Backed Mortgages

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