About Fannie Mae
At Fannie Mae, we enable families to buy, refinance, or rent a home. As the leading source of residential mortgage credit in the U.S. secondary market, we are supporting today's economic recovery and laying the foundation for a better housing finance system.
Since 2009, we’ve improved our financial performance and we’re making
a difference in people’s lives. For the third quarter of 2015:
- We provided $132 billion in mortgage credit, which enabled 297,000 home purchases and 275,000 mortgage refinancings.
- We provided financing for more than 118,000 units of multifamily rental housing.
- We helped more than 29,000 homeowners avoid foreclosure.