Full report will appear here at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time, Thursday, July 28, 2016. The post June and Q2 2016 Home Sales Report appeared first on Newsroom and Media Center.
Research and Analysis July 21, 2016 The way renters age 55 and older predict they’ll spend their retirement years can be quite different from what they actually experience, according to the Freddie Mac 55+ Survey that we commissioned from GfK. More than one–third of renters responding envisioned staying in their current homes in retirement. However, […]
Rental Housing July 20, 2016 The first half of 2016 was a showcase of creative solutions, out-of-the-box thinking, strong relationship building, and tangible business results. Here are just a few examples of how Freddie Mac Multifamily has been moving rental housing forward since January. Rising loan volumes. We provided $26.9 billion in multifamily funding during […]
A vast luxury property in London’s Admiralty Arch, overlooking Buckingham Palace, could sell for up to £150 million ($197 million), the Evening Standard newspaper reported on Tuesday. Four serviced apartments in the Admiralty Arch — a London landmark built in 1912 and commissioned by King Edward VII — went on sale this week and can […]
Full report will appear here at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time, Thursday, July 14, 2016. The post Midyear 2016 Foreclosure Market Report appeared first on Newsroom and Media Center.
After a week of woes for U.K. commercial property funds that pushed the pound towards a 31-year low, analysts and industry experts have pointed to a flaw in the design of these funds. “Open-ended funds are simply not suitable for illiquid assets such as commercial property,” Danny Cox, a chartered financial planner at Hargreaves Lansdown, […]
Homeownership July 07, 2016 3% down in today’s market is the real deal. Follow these 3 steps to a 3% down Freddie Mac Home Possible AdvantageSM mortgage: Talk to your lender. We work with more than 3,000 lenders nationwide so there’s a good chance your lender offers Freddie Mac’s Home Possible Advantage mortgage – they […]
Homeownership June 28, 2016 Over 3.4 million homeowners have been helped through the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP®) since its inception in 2009 and it’s estimated that well over 300,000 homeowners are still eligible to refinance through the program and begin saving today. But, many of these homeowners are sitting on the sidelines, even after […]
They are considered safe, and they offer yield. No wonder the stocks of real estate investment trusts ran in the opposite direction of the Brexit-bashed U.S. stock market Friday. Last fall, interest in REITs had begun to wane, as expectations of higher interest rates outweighed solid fundamentals in the real estate market. Now REITs, and […]
Full report will appear here at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time, Thursday, June 23, 2016. The post RealtyTrac Q2 2016 U.S. Home Affordability Index appeared first on Newsroom and Media Center.