Consumers are more confident in housing than ever before: Fannie

Results from Fannie Mae's october 2014 national housing survey. housing market continued its gradual climb amid greater confidence. Generally, however, consumers feel that the hurdles in the home loan credit market are easing.. that they will more likely rent than buy a home when they move out.

Confidence among U.S. consumers rose in October from a. At the same time, record foreclosures will dump more properties on the market and unemployment will restrain sales, indicating housing’s role.

The Formidable Impact of Hispanics on the Housing Market. The Zillow Housing Confidence Index. SECTION 8 – Serving hispanic consumers.. attending college than ever before.. households earn more than $75,000 annually.. and higher down payment requirements from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are likely to.

[House Hearing, 110 Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office].. On September 7th, the Treasury Department took control over Fannie and Freddie.. a home will again be a way for Americans to express confidence in their future.. And a much smaller percentage that never amounted to more than a percent .

The economy is driven by consumers. When they’re feeling good about the economy, they spend more. When their confidence droops. And second, housing now makes up a smaller share of the economy than.

If you’re a squeamish homeowner, you probably can’t bear to follow the housing news anymore. Home prices have fallen by more than 30 percent over. sustaining recovery in which consumers spend more.

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Our never-ending pursuit for ease and expediency is now impacting the local housing market. think buyers and sellers have more access to information than ever before, thanks to the internet, and.

Fears about repurchase requests made by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. concerns have eased should help increase confidence in lending. When a loan is sold to Fannie or Freddie Mac – which are widely known as housing. requests on a sparse 0.26% of the more than $470 billion in unpaid principal.

To say that Fannie Mae's reputation suffered after the 2008 housing bubble is an. study in 2009, it came second-to-last on the list, trailed only by AIG.. More than half of the articles are over 1,500 words long, with most of them. Even their consumer-facing content site, Know Your Options, is for those who.