MBA Secondary: Can Fannie and Freddie Help Fix the Housing Shortage?

HousingWire, May 23, 2018–Sarah Wheeler
The challenges facing the mortgage market are many: a significant shortage of housing, rising interest rates and first-time homebuyers who need specialized underwriting are just the start. But leaders from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac assured attendees at the MBA Secondary Marketing Conference on Tuesday that the GSEs were ready to partner with them to meet these challenges.