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Housing: Residence or Investment?

Home prices have been rising for 28 consecutive months.
June 1, 2014
Americans favor real estate as the best long-term investment.
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Home Sweet Home

Spring into action with targeted mortgage services.
March 24, 2014
Homeownership trends and the economy impact generations of consumers.
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Solving the Fannie and Freddie Puzzle

The nation’s $10 trillion housing finance system needs reform, but there’s little agreement about what reform should look like.
March 5, 2014
Reform could have a significant impact on credit union mortgage lending operations and earnings.
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Ups and Downs

Sometimes we’re escalating, sometimes we’re excavating.
January 12, 2014
Home prices are rising and inventories are shrinking, but consumers are still a cautious lot by and large.
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That Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze

Both consumers and lenders must prepare for economic flips and turns, and have safety nets in place.
September 16, 2013
‘Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.’
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Find Your Voice

CUs hit the high notes for their members.
June 24, 2013
Are you singing the right part—or are you a soprano trying to master the bass line? 
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Lose the Recessionary Mindset, but Monitor Housing Market Closely

Don’t expect new mortgage products to carry the market in the future.
April 13, 2013
High liquidity, low rates, and still-steep unemployment make the competitive landscape as challenging as ever.
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Numbers Tell a Story

Lenders and owners are rehabilitating millions of foreclosed properties.
April 1, 2013
Can your CU become a character in the tale of the improving housing market?
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Watching Paint Dry Can Be Palatable

How much of any process or situation can you control to ensure a successful outcome?
February 18, 2013
Preparedness is important, but unanticipated variables ultimately come into play.
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Feel the Love

CUs’ people-helping-people philosophy is another expression of love.
February 16, 2013
CUs make strong emotional connections with members every day.
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