Mark Zandi
Mark Zandi
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Don’t let Fannie-Freddie reform fizzle

Efforts to reform the two mortgage giants have run into a new roadblock: the status quo.

Zandi: Credit constraints threaten housing recovery

Zandi: Credit constraints threaten housing recovery

Imbalance between efforts to control risk and provide access to credit are limiting would-be home buyers.

To boost the housing market, credit needs to flow to creditworthy families

To boost the housing market, credit needs to flow to creditworthy families

Housing is making a comeback, but refinancing or getting a loan remains more difficult than it should be.

Here comes housing’s renaissance

Here comes housing’s renaissance

Prices have fallen, getting a loan has become easier, and the industry could lead an economic recovery.