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The State of the U.S. Housing Market, Explained

Posted on AllSides December 8th, 2023
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U.S. consumers have been pessimistic about the housing market all year and show no signs of changing their opinions.

According to a national housing sentiment survey commissioned by Fannie Mae, only 14 percent of consumers say now is a good time to buy a home—a new low for the survey. But consumer sentiment is just one feature of a landscape where rising inflation and fluctuating interest rates intersect with global events and supply chain upheavals.

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