TITLE

Two GSE Policies Hobble a Housing Recovery

AUTHOR(S)
Chappelle, Brian
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
American Banker;5/5/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 69, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
50280545

 

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