Two GSE Policies Hobble a Housing Recovery

Chappelle, Brian
May 2010
American Banker;5/5/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 69, p8
Trade Publication
The author discusses the role of government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) policies in the economic recovery of the U.S. housing market. The author states that the policy of increasing prices to homebuyers and forcing lenders to repurchase loans are hindering U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's hopes for GSEs Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.


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