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A Closer Look at Manhattan's Fannie Mae-Approved Condominium Developments

Fannie Mae approved condominium developments in New York CityWe've discussed the Federal Housing Administration's new set of guidelines for new construction condominium buildings here and here. And while we don't know yet what kind of impact the government's new standards will have on a roughed-up housing market, we now know -- thanks to Fannie Mae's list of approved condominium buildings in New York -- which new condominium developments in Manhattan have been granted Fannie Mae approval. Why does this matter?