Natural disasters occur throughout the year and across the country – from wildfires and earthquakes to flash floods and extreme snowstorms. In this podcast, Steve and Corey sit down with Gina Thompson, senior director of Asset Management and Operations at Freddie Mac Multifamily. This team is the first to work with servicers following natural disasters to understand the impacts at the property level.
- Chapter 1: 0:00 - 4:04 – Background and data gathering
- Chapter 2: 4:04 - 10:35 – Assessing the damage
- Chapter 3: 10:38 - 14:51 – Hurricane Harvey, California wildfires and other recent examples
- Chapter 4: 14:51 - 18:28 – Internal stakeholders and master servicers
- Chapter 5: 18:28 - 22:13 – Addressing the damage and looking ahead
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VP Research & Modeling
Steve leads multifamily research at Freddie Mac. In this role he performs research related to national and market-specific multifamily conditions. His team supports the multifamily business by developing models and quantitative approaches that determine risk-based capital allocations. The models capture loan level risks and also the benefits of the diversification and structural credit support for pools of multifamily mortgages, supporting the core business strategies of Freddie Mac Multifamily.
Director of Community Mission and Impact Finance
Corey is the Director of Community Mission and Impact Finance at Freddie Mac Multifamily. In this role, he oversees our Duty to Serve initiatives as well as research and development activities that further our support for affordable housing and underserved markets nationwide.
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