Rent Overview

Sometimes buying a home isn’t the right option…maybe you need flexible or temporary living arrangements, are saving for the future, or maybe you’re simply looking to downsize. Renting allows you to enjoy many of the benefits of owning a home without some of the responsibilities.

 

Rental Process

The rental process isn't too complicated—we've outlined a few steps below as well as some things to consider before you sign a lease. More

Types of Rental Housing

There are multiple types of rental housing—from apartments and condominiums to single-family and multi-family units. More

My Rental Home is in Foreclosure

If your landlord is facing foreclosure on the property you live in, it can be a difficult and confusing time. More

Fannie Mae’s Role in Rental Housing

Fannie Mae is the leading provider of financing to the nation’s rental housing market. We’re committed to ensuring that working families and individuals have access to quality, affordable rental housing in communities across the country.

BEWARE

SCAMS

Learn how to identify and avoid scam artists who promise immediate relief from foreclosure.

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FAQ

ANSWERS

Find the answers to common questions concerning your mortgage and the various options to avoid foreclosure.

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GLOSSARY

TERMS

Visit our glossary of key terms to increase your understanding of the foreclosure options available.

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