Freddie Mac – Stock Income: Can “Stock Income” that is reported on W2’s, paystub and VOE be used to qualify a borrower?

Answer: Although this is not necessarily a new ‘income’ source in the professional world, it is a relatively new income source to be considered as income for mortgage repayment within the mortgage lending industry. Fannie Mae does not speak to this type of income (restricted stock or restricted stock units) but Freddie Mac specifically allows for [...]