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  • Fannie Mae (FNMA.OB) and Freddie Mac (FMCC.OB) are in agreement - the big move in interest rates won't stall the housing recovery. Fannie's Mark Palim takes a close look at past episodes and finds rising rates have little correlation with home prices, but are more likely to slow purchase volumes and increase market share for ARMs. Call it whatever you wish, but slowing volume doesn't sound like good news to homebuilders (XHB). Freddie's Frank Nothaft takes a less scientific approach, echoing the standard realtor line about limited supply and still great affordability. [View news story]
    They will never wind down FMCC and FNMA.Trust me! The price will up for couple weeks!!!!!!!!!
    Jul 25, 2013. 05:18 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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