The Future of Housing Finance: the GSEs as Landlords

The conference yesterday at the Treasury in Washington was structured to herald in a new era of transparency in the mortgage finance markets. In this sense, it served as a decent starting point, though constant references to ancient Rome were of some concern (one panelist went so far as to compare himself to Marc Antony against, presumably, Tim Geithner's Caesar.)

The solution we are all waiting for, however, never really surfaced. But hints of what is coming were dropped fairly heavily.

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