FHFA extends moratorium on foreclosures, evictions

May 15, 2020

The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are extending their moratorium on foreclosures and evictions from May 17 until at least June 30. The foreclosure moratorium applies only to enterprise-backed, single-family mortgages.

The FHFA said it will continue monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and update its policies accordingly. More information is on the interagency mortgage and housing assistance resource center.