The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has announced the conforming loan limit values (CLLs) for mortgages to be acquired by the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)–Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac–in 2023. In most of the U.S., the 2023 CLL value for one-unit properties will be $726,200, an increase of $79,000 from $647,200 in 2022. The Housing and ...
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