Fannie and Freddie earlier reported results for Q4 2021. Here is some information on single-family Real Estate Owned (REOs).
For Freddie, this is down 98% from the 74,897 peak number of REOs in Q3 2010.
Fannie Mae reported the number of REO declined to 7,166 at the end of Q4 2021 compared to 7,973 at the end of Q4 2020.
For Fannie, this is down 96% from the 166,787 peak number of REOs in Q3 2010.
Here is a graph of Fannie and Freddie Real Estate Owned (REO).
REO inventory decreased in Q2 2021, and combined inventory is down 10% year-over-year.
This is well below a normal level of REOs for Fannie and Freddie, and REO levels will increase in 2022.