|Sent on:||Friday, February 3, 2012 9:49 AM|
Greetings all, for those of you that have not gotten this inforamtion I thought I would pass it along The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) on Wednesday issued a notice to investors interested in buying government-owned REOs in bulk for use as rental properties, encouraging them to register with Fannie Mae in order to pre-qualify as an eligible bidder.
FHFA says the first pilot transaction will be announced in the "near-term." During the pilot phase, Fannie Mae will sell off pools of various types of assets, including rental properties, vacant properties, and nonperforming loans, with a focus on the hardest-hit areas.
These pilot sales represent the initial stage of the government's Real-Estate Owned (REO) Initiative announced in August 2011, when FHFA issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking input on options for selling single-family REO properties held by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). The agency received more than 4,000 responses from industry stakeholders
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