Freddie Mac Raises 2022 Outlook But Expects Housing Demand to Soften

National Mortgage News, Jan. 24, 2022–Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Even though Freddie Mac expects housing demand to ease up in 2022, the government-sponsored latest quarterly forecast predicts $3.27 trillion in mortgage originations this year. This is up from its September outlook of $3.11 trillion.