by Sarah Jawaid, National Housing Conference
An article in The Economist highlights renewed interest by investors looking to profit from a recovering housing market. “House prices have stabilized since their 2009 trough, and have even made small but steady gains in recent months. Investors convinced that a full-blown housing recovery is under way—a big ‘if’—are looking for ways to profit from it” by primarily investing in mortgage backed securities, but also through real estate services investments and direct real estate purchases. Read more in The Economist.