Rents & Rants – Tenant Activists Call Out Fannie Mae for Throwing Out Tenants After Foreclosure

Fannie Mae is being called out by tenant activists for pushing tenants out of their homes in violation of both the Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act and its own written policies.

Tenants Together, which operates a hotline for tenants in foreclosure situations, announced in a press release today that it has received a growing number of calls from tenants living in properties acquired by Fannie Mae at foreclosure. Tenants in these properties report being harassed and misinformed by Fannie Mae-contracted real estate agents in violation of their rights both under tenant protection laws and Fannie Mae’s own, recently adopted policies.

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