Morning Minute: Consumers feeling more positive about the housing market

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Sixty-eight percent of Americans say now is a good time to buy a home, a four-percentage-point jump compared to August, according to Fannie Mae’s September National Housing Survey. Consumers are also feeling more optimistic about the economy in general, the survey found. Looking ahead, Fannie Mae Chief Economist Doug Duncan said that while market bumps may occur, a measured housing recovery is expected to continue in 2015.

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