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November 7, 2019
Fannie Mae Releases October 2019 Home Purchase Sentiment Index
October 29, 2019
by Michael LaCour-Little, Director of Economics
Overly restrictive local land-use regulations limit the supply and increase the cost of housing. We collaborated with the Urban Institute to launch a new public data source on land-use practices from data collected through the National Longitudinal Land Use Survey. Creating this public resource supports one of Fannie Mae's key strategic objectives—to help expand access to affordable housing across the country by identifying barriers to new supply.