Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: When will mortgage lending pick up?

Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: When will mortgage lending pick up?

Plus, more on the future of Fannie and Freddie

Fannie Mae: 3 reasons why this oil glut won't crash housing

It isn't the 1980s anymore

The Wrap: Appraisal activity continues to pick up in second week of August

Appraisal Foundation joins HousingWire
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Freddie Mac: 2015 best year for home sales in 8 years

This goes for new home construction
The majority of homes sold in 2015 will be sold between now and June as the housing markets begins the start of the spring homebuying season. And if everything goes accordingly, 2015 will be the best year for home sales and new home construction since 2007.
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Bam! Nomura predicts GDP will double in 2015

But it won’t be because of housing
In its “The Economy Next Week” report published Friday, Nomura’s analysts predict that the U.S. gross domestic product will grow 1.5% year-over-year in 2014 and will more than double that growth (3.1%) in 2015.
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Spring is here but is housing ready?

Fannie Mae: Housing market brushes off winter hardships
The impact of the weakening housing market at the end of 2013 lingered around into the start of 2014. But this is expected to finally turn around as the industry heads into the second quarter and continue to build throughout the summer.
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