Housing Economy

Housing market could shift under new tax law
Changes cap value of homeowners’ mortgage interest and property tax deductions.
 
How the Trump administration can continue progress in U.S. housing
(The Washington Post, January 5, 2017; 7:00 AM)
 
Lowering down-payment minimum to 3% would help millions buy homes
(The Washington Post, November 6, 2014; 7:26 PM)
 
Don’t let Fannie-Freddie reform fizzle
(The Washington Post, April 25, 2014; 9:21 AM)
 
Zandi: Credit constraints threaten housing recovery
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2014; 7:45 AM)
 
It is time for the government to reduce its role in the mortgage business
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2013; 10:02 AM)
 
To boost housing market, policymakers need to get credit to the creditworthy
(The Washington Post, April 12, 2013; 9:45 AM)
 
Obama policies ended housing free fall
(The Washington Post, September 26, 2012; 10:46 PM)
 
Defining a ‘qualified’ mortgage
(The Washington Post, August 24, 2012; 9:54 AM)
 
Ed DeMarco could hasten end to foreclosure crisis by allowing debt forgiveness
(The Washington Post, May 10, 2012; 2:39 PM)
 
As housing market heals, it’s time to hasten the foreclosure process
(The Washington Post, March 22, 2012; 11:14 AM)
 
Housing still in distress
(The Washington Post, March 21, 2012; 9:39 PM)
 
Housing Economy with Mark Zandi
(The Washington Post, March 20, 2012; 2:17 PM)
 
Private sector claims more blame for housing bubble
(The Washington Post, January 26, 2012; 3:49 PM)
 
Zandi: President’s refinancing plan would help lift housing, economy
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2012; 11:21 PM)
 
Fannie and Freddie don’t deserve blame for bubble
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2012; 12:31 AM)
 
FHA role may be bloated, but we’d be much worse off without it
(The Washington Post, December 15, 2011; 11:02 AM)
 
FHA steps up during housing market crash
(The Washington Post, December 14, 2011; 2:55 PM)
 
With home prices headed down, three ideas to soften the fall
(The Washington Post, November 10, 2011; 9:20 AM)
 
More trouble ahead for housing
(The Washington Post, November 10, 2011; 9:05 AM)