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Self-employed households still earn more than salaried households, but they've been slower to recover from the 2008 crisis.
Members of the Urban Institute's Housing Finance Policy Center share what they're keeping an eye on over the next year.
As the regulator for Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Home Loan Banks, the FHFA has an enormous hand in who in this country can get a mortgage and on what terms.
The release of FHA’s annual report and increase in FHA loan limits makes it a good time to assess the program’s health.
Many housing authorities are facing the hard reality that they may not be able to keep their buildings open.
Between 1999 and 2015, 42 percent of white young adults owned a home, while only 18 percent of black young adults were homeowners.
Today’s young adults are less likely to own a home compared with baby boomers and Gen Xers at the same age.
Urban Institute research suggests families are jeopardizing their health and well-being to prioritize housing payments.
The cash-out refinance share of all refinances is at the highest point since the 2008 financial crisis.
Due to expire in three years, LIBOR currently sets the rate for 2.8 million adjustable-rate mortgages and most reverse mortgages.

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