Agency MBS Volume Ebbs in October Despite Refi Bump

Inside Mortgage Finance, Nov. 5, 2021–John Bancroft
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae issued $272.82 billion of single-family MBS in October, a 1.4% decline from the previous month, according to a new Inside MBS & ABS analysis of loan-level MBS disclosures. October pushed year-to-date production to $2.994 trillion in 2021, up 21.3% from the first 10 months of last year.