Fannie and Freddie, Now Home Improvers

By Mira Korber, guest blogger. Last week I asked some house painters how their business was doing and I was a bit surprised to hear their answer. They couldn’t buy brushes and rollers fast enoug…

Paying Fannie Mae's Bills

Each of us is helping to pay a $10 million monthly grass mowing bill. Why? Because of homes that are owned by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. As GSE’s (government sponsored enterprises), Fannie and …

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