TITLE

FHFA to Lift '15 Multifamily Funding Cap

PUB. DATE
June 2015
SOURCE
Units;Jun2015, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) to lift the annual cap on multifamily-housing residential loans that mortgage lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can offer, as of June 2015.
ACCESSION #
111358368

 

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