Freddie Mac named HFF one of the top lenders that transacted multifamily financing volume with the company in 2015. With $5.15 billion in transactions with Freddie Mac, HFF ranked No. 3 for multifamily lenders. Additionally, HFF was named the Top Conventional Structured Transaction Seller by the organization. The news was announced at the MBA Commercial Real Estate Finance Conference in Orlando, Florida.
Freddie Mac Multifamily helps ensure a supply of affordable rental housing by purchasing and securitizing mortgages on apartment buildings around the county. Ranging from $1 million to several billions, loans support roughly 90 percent of rental units for low- and moderate-income households. Freddie Mac securitizes about 90 percent of the multifamily loans it purchases and transfers the vast majority of the expected credit risk from taxpayers to private investors.
HFF is one of the top-producing capital markets intermediaries in the country for multi-housing assets, including high-rise, garden apartments, condominiums, student housing and affordable housing. We have specialists who are experts in providing construction, interim and permanent debt alternatives as well as structured finance options, including joint ventures, participating debt and mezzanine financing structures, ground-up development capitalization and the traditional out-right sale alternatives.