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  • Press Releases November 16, 2021

    Freddie Mac Credit Protects $586 Billion of Single-Family Mortgages Year-to-Date

    Freddie Mac’s Single-Family business today announced that its Credit Risk Transfer (CRT) program reported year-to-date CRT issuance of $14.5 billion, protecting $585.5 billion in unpaid principal balance of single-family mortgages.

  • Webinars October 21, 2021

    CRT Quarterly Webcast October 2021

    CRT Vice President, Mike Reynolds, provides updates on the economy and the U.S. housing market, as well as the latest in Freddie Mac’s CRT programs and performance during the third quarterly webcast of 2021. Director of CRT (Re)insurance, Jeffrey Shue, joins Mike to cover Freddie Mac’s ACIS® program, the (re)insurance market and disaster impact.

  • Press Releases September 21, 2021

    Freddie Mac Announces Results of Early Tender Offer for STACR Debt Notes, Increase of Tender Cap

    Freddie Mac today announced the early tender results as of the Early Tender Time in connection with its previously announced offer to purchase for cash up to $650 million aggregate original principal amount of its outstanding STACR® (Structured Agency Credit Risk) Debt Notes.

  • Conferences September 21, 2021

    CRT Investor Day June 10, 2021

    Presentation Slides

  • Conferences September 21, 2021

    CRT Investor Day June 8, 2021

    Presentation Slides

  • Podcasts September 14, 2021

    CRTcast E3: Breaking Down Structured Finance with Credit Suisse

    Single-Family VP Mike Reynolds talks with Dan King, Managing Director at Credit Suisse, about the role of investment banks in structuring and bringing new CRT transactions to market.

  • Program Updates September 9, 2021


    FAQs specific to COVID-19 and CRT transactions, focusing on forbearance treatment, repayment agreements, loan modifications and delinquency.

  • Program Updates September 8, 2021

    2017 Hurricane Harvey and Irma CRT FAQs

    FAQs specific to Hurricane Harvey and Irma and CRT transactions, focusing on natural disaster status and mortgage insurance.

  • Offering Updates September 8, 2021


    General FAQs addressing the transition of STACR from a Trust to a Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit (REMIC) structure.

  • Offering Updates September 8, 2021

    2018 STACR Reconciliation Announcement

    Freddie Mac completed its efforts to reconcile outstanding principal balances for STACR transactions, updated to reflect May 2018 principal payment distributions.