Morning Minute: Freddie Mac sees positive signs for the housing market

The U.S. housing market is improving and is “poised to have its best year in a decade,” says Freddie Mac Deputy Chief Economist Len Kiefer in the latest Multi-Indicator Market Index. Home purchases are trending higher while delinquencies are down, the employment picture is improving and low mortgage rates are supporting housing affordability, he said. Read more from Freddie Mac.

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