Fannie-Freddie overhaul is back on the table

Overhauling the government’s role in mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is back on the table. With backing from President Trump — who’s stated his support for an overhaul — a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators is working behind the scenes to revamp the companies the government took over in 2008. The Senate Banking Committee is looking to reduce the government’s role in the $10 trillion mortgage market, and the panel will hear testimony […] Read More >> https://therealdeal.com/2017/05/11/fannie-freddie-overhaul-is-back-on-the-table/