House Hunting in a Period of Social Distancing

Abstract: Lower housing demand due to quarantine orders, slowing price growth and mortgage originations, and a historically high housing supply are all hitting the economy at the same time.

Keywords: Housing; COVID-19; Coronavirus; Social Distancing; Housing Starts; Mortgage Rates; House Prices;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Source: On the Economy

Publication Date: 2020-04-01