With prices still weak and sales continuing to decline, Barry Ritholtz expects home prices to...

|By:, SA News Editor

With prices still weak and sales continuing to decline, Barry Ritholtz expects home prices to "drift lower for a couple of years," and perhaps "go sideways for a decade." Ritholtz is also skeptical government plans to rent the 248K homes now owned by Fannie Mae (FNMA.OB) and Freddie Mac (FMCC.OB) will accomplish much.