Will the Presidential Election Affect Real Estate?

Posted By Chada Trithavornyuenyong on September 14, 2012 in Global Real Estate

The next president of the United States could have a big influence over the recovery taking shape in the real estate market, according to political pundits.

"The next president, whoever it turns out to be, is going to have a couple of big housing issues to address,” Barry Zigas, director of housing policy at the Consumer Federation of America, told The Washington Post. For example, what is the government’s role in housing finance, and will consumers have access to mortgages at affordable rates?

Consumer Federation of America