Fannie Mae has named The State of New York Mortgage Agency Community Restoration Fund (SONYMA CRF) as the winning bidder for its nineteenth Community Impact Pool (CIP) of non-performing loans.
The transaction is expected to close on August 19. It includes approximately 120 loans totaling $36.2 million in unpaid principal balance (UPB). The loans are geographically focused in the New York area. The pool was marketed with BofA Securities Inc. and First Financial Network Inc. as advisors.
The CIP awarded in this most recent transaction includes 120 loans with an aggregate UPB of $36,169,476; average loan size of $301,412; weighted average note rate of 5.24%; and weighted average broker’s price opinion (BPO) loan-to-value ratio of 43.55%.
The cover bid, which was the second highest bid, for the CIP was 80.59% of UPB (27.56% of BPO).
All purchasers are required to honor any approved or in-process loss mitigation efforts at the time of sale, including forbearance arrangements and loan modifications. In addition, purchasers must offer delinquent borrowers a waterfall of loss mitigation options, including loan modifications, which may include principal forgiveness, prior to initiating foreclosure on any loan.