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July 24, 2015

This Week's Housing Headlines

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This Week's Housing Headlines Tablet

Read some of the key articles related to the mortgage market, housing, and the broader economy.

"Freddie Mac said to plan new type of mortgage risk-transfer debt" (Bloomberg, July 17)

"Harney: What home equity bomb?" (The Columbian, July 20)

"Interest-only mortgages: They're baaack" (CNBC, July 20)

"The rental economy's big problem: Apartment rents" (CBS MoneyWatch, July 21)

"Condos left behind in housing rebound" (Wall Street Journal, July 21)

"Home sales jump in June as demand exceeds supply" (New York Times/Associated Press, July 22)

"Housing recovery in full swing as U.S. sales at eight-year high" (Bloomberg, July 22)

"Low down payment mortgages are not the return of the financial crisis" (HousingWire, July 22)

"Average interest rates above 4% choke off mortgage refinancing boom" (Los Angeles Times, July 23)

"Mortgage volume to rise 23% in 2015, MBA says in new forecast" (National Mortgage News, July 22)

"Mortgage rates dip after stock market reacts to poor earnings reports" (Bloomberg, July 16)

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