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September 10, 2020

Renee Schultz

Senior Vice President for Capital Markets

We recently completed the issuance of our sixth “green” single-family mortgage-backed security transaction backed by loans financing newly constructed, energy efficient homes.?

September 1, 2020

Jaclene Begley
Jaclene Begley

Economist, Fannie Mae

Xiaodi Li
Xiaodi Li

Doctoral Fellow, NYU Furman Center

In recent years, household income has not kept pace with housing demand. Housing costs as a share of income, or housing affordability, is a key concern for many households, particularly in urban areas.

August 19, 2020

Hugh Frater

Chief Executive Officer?

David Brickman, CEO Freddie Mac
David Brickman

CEO, Freddie Mac

Over the last week, there has been significant discussion about the two companies where we serve as CEOs, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and the independent regulator and conservator that oversees us, the Federal Housing Finance Agency. The issues raised are too important for us not to address.

August 12, 2020

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Douglas Duncan

Senior Vice President and Chief Economist

The upheaval to daily life resulting from COVID-19 has been felt by virtually everyone in our society. Many have experienced financial distress and the upending of their education, career, retirement, or other life plans. Through our National Housing Survey?*, we sought to identify and track shifts…

July 9, 2020

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Nick Mistry

VP Cybersecurity Architecture, Cloud, & Vulnerability

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Kathleen Memenza

VP Cybersecurity Threat, Engineering, Identity & Access Management

Fannie Mae's quick adaptation to a remote workforce that is able to still serve our customers from home underscores many years of work toward strengthening our infrastructure, increasing our capacity to digitize the mortgage process, and painting a clear and urgent picture of where we need to go.

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