GSE Seller Buybacks Climb Toward Seven-Year High in 2021

Inside Mortgage Finance, Sept. 7, 2021–John Bancroft
Rising buyback requests are an expected outcome from the historic flood of mortgage-backed securities issuance over the past five quarters. And while repurchase activity still represents a small portion of Fannie and Freddie business, 2021 is shaping up as the biggest year for seller buybacks since 2014.