If Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are going to be prohibited from purchasing mortgages tied to properties with private transfer fees (PTFs), then the GSEs should create a database of these "hidden fees" fees to better protect lenders and consumers, according to the Consumer Mortgage Coalition (CMC).

Private transfer fees are covenants on properties that generally require the seller to pay a 1% fee to the developer (or investors) each time the property is sold during a 99-year period.

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