Dear Parents, don’t expect your homebuying Millennials to pay you back

Dear Parents, don’t expect your homebuying Millennials to pay you back

laonDepot graph shows they can barely save for retirement

Trending Thursday: Banks make more on mortgages while government steals GSE profits?

Yale legal scholars on #FannieGate; homeownership's 50-year low, bank highs and more

Here's how to handle electronic delivery of mortgage disclosures

So many aren't even ready for TRID
W S
The Ticker

Rates rising too quickly could hurt housing recovery

/ Print / Reprints /
| Share More
/ Text Size+

In the short term, the jump in interest rates is spurring home buyers in the Washington region and other hot markets to action, adding to the already frenzied competition to get a home, writes the Washington Post.

But a sustained rise would hurt a fragile housing recovery, which has climbed out of the depths of its crash with the help of record-low rates, economists said.

"The biggest threat to the recovery is that rates rise too fast," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Analytics.


Source: Washington Post
Read full story

Recent Articles by HousingWire Staff

Comments powered by Disqus