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Fannie gives rate break for healthy multifamily buildings

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The largest lenders in housing, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, expect to break more records in 2016 in their lending on multifamily properties. They both had a very busy 2015, and according to John Cannon, senior vice president of multifamily production, sales and marketing for Freddie Mac, "I think our activity is going to be higher in 2016.

Fannie Mae Introduces Healthy Housing Rewards Initiative for Affordable Multifamily Properties May 24, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – Fannie Mae announced its Healthy Housing Rewards initiative aimed at providing a financial incentive for borrowers who incorporate healthy design features for newly constructed or rehabilitated affordable multifamily.

Fannie Mae this week rolled out a new program designed to boost the development of healthy living options for residents of multifamily properties. The program, called Healthy Housing Rewards, is.

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Fannie Mae is the largest single source able to provide financing for a wide variety of multifamily properties, including high-rises, garden-style complexes, even cooperatives. Capital One Multifamily Finance is a Fannie Mae DUS lender, one of only a select few nationwide.

Apartment developers have an important resource to help them secure reduced Fannie Mae financing-the Green Building Initiative. By certifying a new construction or existing building with GBI’s Green globes certification system, buildings qualify for a green loan at preferential rate. In 2016, GBI helped 89 buildings receive lower financing costs by earning a Green Globes

The Healthy Housing Rewards "will provide a financial incentive to borrowers who invest in the health and stability of the people who live in their affordable housing properties," according to Jeffery Hayward, Fannie Mae’s Executive Vice President for Multifamily in a public statement.

Home prices in 20 U.S. cities increase by most since 2014 "The demand for buying a home is as strong as it has been since before the Great Recession," said NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun.. 19 cities saw a median home price increase of more than 14%.

Fannie Mae is planning to sell up to two more of them soon, backed by payments on mortgages on energy-efficient apartment loans. Among other initiatives Fannie has made a big push into multi-family.

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Interest rates for permanent loans on most types of multifamily properties have fallen 20 to 30 basis points since the beginning of the year. Interest Rates Drop on Loans for Apartment Properties.

NOTE: Only multifamily properties are eligible for the program. Single family homeowners are not eligible for this program. The Fannie Mae Green Initiative provides owners of multifamily properties (rental or cooperative properties with 5 or more units) with valuable green financing solutions and tools to make smart energy- and water-saving property improvements. Its green financing programs.