Housing Bust: Just Kidding!

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Housing Bust: Just Kidding!
For almost five years, the media have warned of a damaging dive in home prices. But all of a sudden, theyre waking up to the idea of a buyers market. And mortgage rates are still far from the highest ever, which one reporter exaggeratedly suggested.

I Hate to Burst Your Bubble
BMI Director Dan Gainor says its time for the media to wrap up all this unfounded bubble talk.

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