Freddie Mac: Housing market holds its ground in January

The housing market continues to holdĀ its ground in January after receiving a boost from declining mortgage rates and slow home price growth at the end of 2018, according to Freddie Mac’s January Forecast. Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater said despite the weakening of the housing market in 2018, early 2019 data signals a possible turnaround for the year to come.