Freddie Mac MF Underwriting Prf in McLean, Virginia


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McLean, VA 3

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Position Overview:

The Multifamily Underwriting Professional reports to the Affordable Single Family Rental Manager and evaluates and documents credit risk for proposed multifamily loans. Loans underwritten by this group are backed by a minimum of 50 single family rental properties and are transacted through Freddie Mac’s Multifamily division. The hired candidate will be responsible for analyzing various documents, including those related to sponsor financial information and property operating statements as well as third-party reports, such as appraisals and third party property inspections. In addition, the Professional's duties will include collecting, entering, and conforming data from various sources, resolving discrepancies and ensuring loan data integrity. Position requires local and overnight travel to perform property inspections.

Responsibilities include:

  • Positively represent Freddie Mac with property owners, mortgage banks and brokers in the field

  • Communicate efficiently with Freddie Mac Seller/Servicer network to leverage Seller due diligence and work to deal timeline goals for borrower closing

  • Evaluate all aspects of proposed loans for credit risk, prepare and obtain deal approvals, and issue Commitments;

  • Collecting, entering, and validating loan data from various sources, resolving discrepancies and ensuring loan data integrity while processing loans through Freddie Mac systems;

  • Analyze historical property financial statements, critique third party reports (ex. real estate appraisals) and review borrower/sponsor financial adequacy;

  • Work efficiently in Microsoft Excel and Word, proprietary data systems, and on-line data sources;

  • Apply job knowledge, company policies and principals and critical thinking to complete assigned tasks accurately, completely, and independently in a timely manner;

  • Develop resolutions to problems of limited scope following specific and detailed procedures

  • Communicating daily both by telephone and in writing with Multifamily staff, other internal departments, and external customers; contact involves obtaining or providing information on matters of importance to the function of the department and/or which may be of a sensitive nature to the company

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  • Typically has 3-5 years of experience in multifamily or commercial real estate lending

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business Administration or related discipline

  • Background in financial services

  • Ability to travel domestically on a regular basis

  • Expertise with Excel and Word

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Posting Title:

Multifamily Underwriting Professional

Preferred Skills:

  • Affordable housing experience

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Possesses analytical thinking and positive attitude

Closing Statement:

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.

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Multifamily & Commercial Real Estate

Job Sub-Category:

Commercial Underwriting