Mark Calabria

FHFA will allow borrowers to prolong forbearance plans


Homeowners still deferring payments on federally backed loans as of Feb. 28 will be permitted to request an additional three months of relief.


FHFA asks for input on GSEs' exposure to climate change


In a request for information, the agency sought feedback on how it should prioritize climate risks as part of its supervision of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Banks.


Are Treasury, FHFA running out of time to approve GSE capital boost?


The agency that supervises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has pushed for revising an agreement with the Treasury Department allowing the mortgage giants to retain their profits. A deal could be out of reach once Joe Biden takes office.


FHFA proposes formal liquidity rules for GSEs


The proposal builds on guidance that the agency gave to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac earlier this year.


FHFA issues capital rule, previews next steps on plan to release GSEs


The new capital framework for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is a prelude to letting the mortgage giants potentially retain all their earnings. But efforts to privatize the companies could face pushback from the Biden administration.