Everywhere you go, always take your mortgage with you
This would prevent mortgage lock-in from bringing the housing market to a standstill
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American homeowners don’t want to move and lose their cheap mortgages. This “mortgage lock-in” effect has frozen the real estate market. Low inventory has prevented prices from falling. As a resul…
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