The Future of Housing

By Marcie Geffner - California Real Estate

It's no secret that most of California's housing markets have been in a prolonged slump. So what would it take for housing to reverse course and enter a sustainable rally?

The answer involves economic, political and social factors, all of which revolve around an end to the uncertainty that has characterized so much since the national housing crash began.

With that in mind, here's a look at five areas that would make a difference: demand, supply, equity, financing and policy.

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