The United States should include in its budget the cost of mortgage loan guarantees and other housing supports, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday in a rare criticism of its biggest shareholder. Full story
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fannie Mae was warned in a 2006 internal report of abuses in the way lenders and their law firms handled foreclosures, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Full story
The Obama administration wants Congress to approve legislation within two years that overhauls Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the nation's huge but financially feeble housing market giants, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is telling lawmakers. Full story
Lewis Ranieri, the man who created the modern mortgage, weighs in on housing, Fannie Mae, Feddie Mac and more.
Edward Glaeser, Harvard University economics professor, discusses the reform of GSEs like Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Neel Kashkari, PIMCO managing director, discusses Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
House Speaker John Boehner discusses the possibility that Washington will wind down government-sponsored mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on the Treasury's plans to overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac next week.
A sign in front of the Fannie Mae headquarters is photographed in Washington in this February 11, 2011 file photo. Fannie Mae was warned in a 2006 internal report of abuses in the way lenders and their law firms handled foreclosures, The Wall Street Journal reported on March 24, 2011. REUTERS/Molly
A view of Fannie Mae headquarters is seen on July 14, 2008 in Washington, DC. The US Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing allegations of fraud by 26 Wall Street firms including several investment giants whose collapse sent world markets into turmoil, US media said September 23, 2008. The FBI h