SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): October 21, 2004
MFA MORTGAGE INVESTMENTS, INC.
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350 Park Avenue, 21st Floor, New York, New York 10022
Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (212) 207-6400
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|ITEM 1.01. ENTRY INTO A MATERIAL DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT|
|ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS|
ITEM 1.01. ENTRY INTO A MATERIAL DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT.
On October 21, 2004, MFA Mortgage Investments, Inc. (the Company) entered into an underwriting agreement with Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc., Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, RBC Dain Rauscher Inc. and Flagstone Securities, LLC (collectively, the Underwriters) relating to the sale by the Company to the Underwriters of 1,600,000 shares (excluding the Underwriters over-allotment option) of 8.50% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, liquidation preference $25.00 per share, par value $0.01 per share. The offering is expected to close on October 27, 2004.
The aggregate net proceeds to the Company of the offering (excluding the Underwriters over-allotment option) are estimated to be approximately $38.0 million.
ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
|1||Underwriting Agreement, dated October 21, 2004, between the Company and the Underwriters.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|MFA MORTGAGE INVESTMENTS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Timothy W. Korth
Timothy W. Korth
General Counsel and Senior Vice President-Business Development
|Date: October 22, 2004|