The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today released its 2021 Report to Congress. The statutorily-required report provides information about the Agency’s 2021 examinations of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac (the Enterprises), the 11 Federal Home Loan Banks (FHLBanks), and the FHLBanks’ Joint Office of Finance. It also describes FHFA’s actions as conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and provides an overview of FHFA’s regulatory activities, research, and publications issued during the year.
“FHFA plays a vital role in supporting equitable and sustainable access to mortgage credit nationwide, promoting the housing finance system’s stability and liquidity, and protecting the safety and soundness of the housing finance system through our supervision of FHFA’s regulated entities,” said FHFA Acting Director Sandra L. Thompson. “FHFA’s accomplishments over the course of 2021 stand as a tribute to the dedication of the Agency’s employees.”