Tag Archives: Fannie Mae

Fannie Mae is trying to “clean up its books”

This article in the Detroit Free Press, part 1 of a 3-part series, discusses how Fannie Mae claims that it tries to keep families in their homes, while at the same time pressuring banks to foreclose. Alan White, a law … Continue reading

Posted in Housing Law | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Fannie Mae and Minnesota Home Ownership Center Partnership

The Minnesota Home Ownership Center and Fannie Mae have entered into a partnership “to accelerate the response time for struggling Minnesota families with loans owned by Fannie Mae.” If your loan is owned by Fannie Mae, and you are struggling … Continue reading

Posted in Housing Law | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Who Owns My Mortgage?

Are you trying to figure out whether Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac owns your mortgage? To find out if Fannie Mae owns your mortgage, go to this website. To find out if Freddie Mac owns your mortgage, click here. If … Continue reading

Posted in Housing Law | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Fannie Mae threatens “strategic defaulters”

Fannie Mae recently announced that it plans to punish people who strategically default on their mortgages. ┬áThis announcement was met with skepticism by some housing and lending experts. It’s difficult to blame Fannie Mae for being nervous about people walking … Continue reading

Posted in Housing Law | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment