Retrofitting the GSEs: Can Be Done, Should Be Done Right

Berliner, Bill
May 2012
National Mortgage News;5/7/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 32, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's view regarding the future of government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the U.S. The author believes that the GSEs can be overhauled to serve as the basis for a new mortgage system backed by private capital. He stresses that the useful parts of the GSEs should be saved by the U.S. to help build and structure the housing finance market of the future.


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