HFF Approved as Freddie Senior Housing Seller/Servicer

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler LP has received a National Seniors Housing Designation from Freddie Mac, allowing it to sell and service loans secured by multifamily seniors housing properties.

HFF is a Freddie Mac Program Plus seller/servicer, having been approved by the agency in 2006. Last year it did more than $2.5 billion in Freddie Mac loans.

Across all property types and investors, HFF did $41 billion in 2012. This is a gain of 16.5% over 2011. HFF’s debt placement volume in 2012 reached approximately $23 billion compared to $18.7 billion in 2011, which represents a nearly 23% increase.

Steve Henderson in the company’s Houston office heads up the Freddie Mac line of business. The Freddie Mac seniors housing initiative will be led by Campbell Roche.