Selected Articles, Press Releases and More



The following represents selected articles, press releases and more, and does not include every communication about the company or capital recovery fees. No reliance shall be made upon the information provided herein.

  • Developers Tap Novel Mode of Financing (Colorado Gazette article by attorney Jim Flynn)

  • Villanova Law Review Article on Private Transfer Fees

  • Washington Times Article About Private Transfer Fees and FHFA Proposal

  • Philadelphia Inquirer Article About Private Transfer Fees

  • Community Associations Institute Says "Don't Ban Private Transfer Fees" - By Broderick Perkins (Dallas Examiner)

  • Statement from Coalition to Preserve Community Funding - About Private Transfer Fees and FHFA Proposal

  • Private Real Estate Transfer Fees Get Support of Former HUD Secretary (Real Estate Industry News - by Dennis Norman)

  • Read Freehold's Response to FHFA's Proposed Guidance on Private Transfer Fees

  • Henry Cisneros, former U.S. Secretary of the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Opposes FHFA's Move to Restrict Private Transfer Fees - Urges Disclosure

  • One of Nation's Largest Public Housing Groups Suggests Private Transfer Fees Are Good Public Policy - Discusses Benefits

  • Senior Texas Democratic Legislator Opposes FHFA's Move to Restrict Private Transfer Fees

  • Freehold's Response to FHFA's Proposed Rule to Restrict Private Transfer Fees

  • The Other Side of Private Transfer Fees (Real Estate Industry News - by Dennis Norman)

  • Developer's Response to FHFA's Proposed Rule to Restrict Private Transfer Fees

  • Center for Regulatory Effectiveness Urges Policy-Makers to Favor Disclosure of Private Transfer Fees in Lieu of a Ban

  • FHFA Rejects Prior Proposal, and Now Proposes New Rule Aimed at Developers

  • Read Patton Bogg's Response to FHFA's Proposed Guidance on Private Transfer Fees

  • Freehold Announces Agreement with Fidelity Title Group, including Fidelity Title, Chicago Title, Commonwealth Title, Alamo Title, Lawyers Title and Ticor Title

  • The Economics of Private Transfer Fee Covenants. By Dr. Tom McPeak, Ph.D. (Land Economist)

  • A Balance Sheet Solution to the Economic Crisis

  • Wall Street Journal Article

  • Read the comments to the above Wall Street Journal Article

  • Big Builder Online: Fight Looms Over FHFA Transfer Fee Policy

  • Read About H.R. 6332- A Bill Introduced in Congress to Provide National Disclosure Standards for Private Transfer Fees, Which We Fully Support

  • See What a Senior Texas Legislative Member Had to Say about the FHFA Guidance and Private Transfer Fees

  • Arizona Home Builders Association Opposes FHFA Guidance to Restrict Private Transfer Fees

  • Learn More About ALTA, the Main Opponent of Capital Recovery Fees

  • Learn More About The Coalition to Preserve Community Funding, a Large, Diverse, Nationwide Group that Supports Private Transfer Fees

  • Boston Redevelopment Authority Uses Transfer Fees to Spread Costs - Lower Barrier to Homeownership

  • Developer St. Joe Uses Transfer Fees to Improve Community

  • See our Clarifications on the NY Times Story by Janet Morrissey, "A Fee That Only Developers Could Love"

  • Private Transfer Fees Relieve Burden on Cities, Reduce Homeownership Costs

  • Special Interest Groups Seek to Thwart Private Transfer Fee Funding

  • Washington Post Columnist Ken Harney Discusses FHFA Proposal About Private Transfer Fees

  • Common Myths About Private Transfer Fees?

  • Ph.D. Economist Urges FHFA to Reject Proposed Guidance

  • Washington Post Article About Freehold Capital Partners

  • California Realtor Opposes NAR Efforts to Ban Transfer Fees

  • See Freehold's Response to Article by San Antonio Express's Jennifer Hiller

  • Article: Whats Wrong With Private Transfer Fees?

  • Legal Primer on Servitude Law as it Relates to Private Transfer Fee Covenants

  • Ph.D. Economist Touts Freehold Capital Partners