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Real Estate - March 22, 2013

FHA played critical role in housing recovery

Market downturn, recession would have been far worse without agency, national Realtors group says

by Jeb Bing

Since the private mortgage market collapsed, the Federal Housing Administration has played a critical role by helping make mortgage insurance available to millions of qualified home buyers, Gary Thomas, president of the the National Association of Realtors, told the Senate Banking Committee last week.

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