Posts Tagged: FHFA

FHFA Announces Maximum Conforming Loan Limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in 2017

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Valuation Management Group, as part of our appraisal management services, strives to keep our partners updated on industry related issues. On November 23, 2016, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced that the maximum base conforming loan limits will increase for the first time since the housing crisis that began in 2006. For most of… Read more »

FHFA’s Oversight of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s Use of Appraisal Data

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On February 6, 2014 the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) issued an interesting synopsis of the Office of Inspector General’s audit. The synopsis covers the FHFA’s oversight of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s (GSE’s) use of the UCDP to analyze appraisal data, prepurchase, to improve loan quality and reduce risk. You can access the synopsis… Read more »