Freddie Mac: Record low mortgage rates feeding housing demand

In a new video, Frank Nothaft, Freddie Mac’s vice president and chief economist, points to some positive trends in the housing market including increases in housing starts and home sales. Looking ahead, Nothaft expects to see a pickup in housing-related jobs in the coming months.

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About Stephanie Sievers

Stephanie Sievers is Senior Editor for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. She serves as Senior Editor for IAR publications including the Illinois REALTOR® magazine and all other IAR publications. She is responsible for developing content for the Illinois REALTOR® Weekly Connection e-newsletter, coordinates the IAR Twitter account content at ILREALTOR and plans and develops content for videos. She assists in developing and writing content for the IAR blog. She also is involved in researching and drafting news releases and coordinates the news media distribution database and newsclips reports for the Association. She also assists in IAR spokesperson training seminars and is involved in development of association briefing materials on issues. She assists with the housing statistics program and reports.