Bruce Norris is joined this week by Doug Duncan. Doug is Fannie Mae’s senior vice president and chief economist. He is responsible for providing all forecasts on the economy, housing, and mortgage markets for Fannie Mae. He also oversees corporate strategy and is responsible for strategic research regarding external factors and their potential impact on both the company and housing industry. Doug was named one Bloomberg Business Week’s 50 most powerful people in real estate. He was also one of Inman News’ 100 most influential real estate leaders for 2013. Prior to joining Fannie Mae, Duncan was senior vice president and chief economist at the Mortgage Bankers Association. Doug will be featured on the panel at I Survived Real Estate 2015. Bruce and Doug discuss the current sentiment index and how this affects people's actions, their current survey of millennials, the current income gap, the inventory and lack of pricing pressure in Riverside, profit motive in 2015, people's view of housing at this point, potential tax policy changes, and much, much more on this week's Norris Group real estate radio show and podcast.
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