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Here's where expert economists think housing is going

Where will we be in 2019?
Jacob Gaffney
During the luncheon panel moderated by Paul Jackson, CEO of HousingWire, four economists gave projections for housing over the next five years.
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Fannie Mae: Housing’s falling momentum will impede 2015 growth

Despite housing slump, economy forecast improves
Brena Swanson
Although the overall economy is forecasted to improve in the second half of the year, housing is not one of the variables helping to boost numbers higher.
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Bam! Nomura predicts GDP will double in 2015

But it won’t be because of housing
Ben Lane
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
Brena Swanson
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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Consumer confidence hits five-month high

Americans become more optimistic about the economy
HousingWire Staff
Consumer confidence unexpectedly climbed to a five-month high in January as Americans became more optimistic about the economy and the labor market.
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Consumer confidence falls the most since Aug. 2011

HousingWire Staff
Consumer confidence fell to its lowest level since August 2011 in October, as the government shutdown deflated any sense of optimism still lingering from the first part of the year.
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Consumer confidence stabilizes after a series of declines

HousingWire Staff
Consumer confidence regained its footing and finally stabilized after four consecutive weeks of declines. Still, Americans maintain a pessimistic outlook when it comes to the economy overall.
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Economist suggests shaky recovery ahead

HousingWire Staff
BNP economist Yelena Shulyatyeva says the recovery could be on shaky ground, in an interview recently.
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