Realtor.com: Jobs, low interest and tight inventory set stage for 2015 growth

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac would need another bailout in severe economic crisis Housing finance was at the center of the 2008 financial crisis that placed substantial economic stress on Americans and spawned dramatic government intervention. Yet, over nine years later, the central actors in the crisis and response – Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the government-sponsored enterprises, or GSEs) – remain essentially unchanged.

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4 Inventory is a control account that is supported by a subsidiary ledger of indi-vidual inventory records. The subsidiary records show the quantity and cost of each type of inventory on hand. The perpetual inventory system provides a continuous record of the balances in both the Inventory account and the Cost of Goods Sold account.

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The National Economy Sets the Stage Regardless of the ongoing turmoil happening within the Federal government, the economy continues to boom. The big news from April is a whopping addition of 263,000 jobs, pushing unemployment down to a 50 year low of 3.6%. Consumer confidence is up, as are retail sales.

One-third (32 percent) of home purchases made in May 2015 were by first-time home buyers, according to the National Association of Realtors. study of the best states for first-time home buyers..

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According to Realtor.com’s 2015 Housing Forecast released this week, following years of retrenchment among prospective first-time home buyers and the dampening effect it has had on the recovery of the housing market, first-timers will return to the market in 2015. See related story: NAR Reports Significant Decline in First-time Home Buyers, at 30-Year Low

San Diego County’s median home price hit an all-time high of $583,000 in August, real estate tracker CoreLogic reported Wednesday. The previous record was $579,750 in July. Home prices have been.