Creating Opportunity Through Education

While the housing market has become increasingly unaffordable, many homebuyers may have more buying power than they believe. There are many misperceptions about mortgage requirements and process that are still circulating and can be alleviated by a renewed focus on education.

Sources:

Fannie Mae, "Future Homebuyers," Single-Family Strategy & Insights unpublished research (November 2019). | Fannie Mae, "Manufactured Housing," Single-Family Strategy & Insights unpublished research (December 2019). | Fannie Mae, "Builders," Single-Family Strategy & Insights unpublished research (December 2019). | Fannie Mae, "Consumers Continue to Overestimate Mortgage Requirements," Economic and Strategic Research (June 2019). | Hickey, "2019 State of the Nation's Housing Report: Lack of Affordable Housing," Habitat For Humanity (2019).