What to Expect from the Housing Market in 2016

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Homeowners could see price gain, and first-time buyers might find it easier to borrow

 

January 08, 2016
What to Expect from the Housing Market in 2016

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House prices have risen over the last four years and should post another modest gain this year. 

In the Washington Post, Moody's chief economist Mark Zandi lists a few major macroeconomic trends for 2016, including gains in prices. Fortunately for owners, regulatory changes make this a more stable environment than what existed a decade ago.

Also, first-time buyers should find it easier to get a mortgage, and rents will continue to rise.

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