SOURCE: Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac

June 19, 2015 14:49 ET

Freddie Mac Prices Largest Single Loan Multifamily K-Deal Backed by Park La Brea Apartments

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 19, 2015) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced an $812 million offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The K Certificates (K-PLB Certificates) are backed by Los Angeles' historic Park La Brea, the largest apartment community on the West Coast, and are expected to settle on or about June 26, 2015. This is the company's twelfth K Certificates offering this year.

K-PLB Pricing

                         
Class   Principal/Notional Amount (mm)   Weighted Average Life (Years)   Spread (bps)   Coupon   Yield   Dollar Price
A   $812.150   9.91   S + 57   2.7700   2.9165%   $98.7060
X   $878.000   9.66   T + 400   0.06901   6.2429%   $0.8580
                         

Details:
Co-lead managers and joint bookrunners: Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
Co-managers: Guggenheim Securities, LLC and Jefferies LLC
Park La Brea: 4,245-unit rent-controlled property with below market rents in approximately 10 percent of the units and 10,000 residents.

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The K-PLB Certificates will not be rated, and include one senior principal and interest class and one interest only class. The K-PLB Certificates are backed by corresponding classes issued by the FREMF 2015-KPLB Mortgage Trust (K-PLB Trust) and are guaranteed by Freddie Mac. The K-PLB Trust will also issue certificates consisting of the Class B and R Certificates, which will be subordinate to the classes backing the K-PLB Certificates. The K-PLB Trust Class B and R Certificates will not be guaranteed by Freddie Mac.

Freddie Mac Multifamily is a leading issuer of agency-guaranteed structured multifamily securities. K-Deals are part of the company's business strategy to transfer a portion of the risk of losses away from taxpayers and to private investors who purchase the unguaranteed subordinate bonds. K Certificates typically feature a wide range of investor options with stable cash flows and structured credit enhancement.

This announcement is not an offer to sell any Freddie Mac securities. Offers for any given security are made only through applicable offering circulars and related supplements, which incorporate Freddie Mac's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on February 19, 2015; all other reports Freddie Mac filed with the SEC pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Exchange Act) since December 31, 2014, excluding any information "furnished" to the SEC on Form 8-K; and all documents that Freddie Mac files with the SEC pursuant to Sections 13(a), 13(c) or 14 of the Exchange Act, excluding any information furnished to the SEC on Form 8-K.

Freddie Mac's press releases sometimes contain forward-looking statements. A description of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the expectations expressed in these and other forward-looking statements can be found in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, and its reports on Form 10-Q and Form 8-K, filed with the SEC and available on the Investor Relations page of the company's Web site at www.FreddieMac.com/investors and the SEC's Web site at www.sec.gov.

Freddie Mac was established by Congress in 1970 to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the nation's residential mortgage markets. Freddie Mac supports communities across the nation by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Today Freddie Mac is making home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Additional information is available at FreddieMac.com, Twitter @FreddieMac and Freddie Mac's blog FreddieMac.com/blog.