Real Estate Economics

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Edited By: Sumit Agarwal, Brent W. Ambrose & Abdullah Yavas

Impact Factor: 0.869

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 29/39 (Urban Studies); 55/94 (Business Finance); 166/345 (Economics)

Online ISSN: 1540-6229

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Real Estate Economicshas released a new Virtual Issue focusing on households' mortgage choices.

From the abstract: The paper reviews recent literature on how households make decisions regarding residential mortgages. We focus on recent publications in Real Estate Economics that are related to households’ mortgage choices. The paper covers four areas: (1) the role of intermediaries such as mortgage brokers; (2) how households choose between a fixed and an adjustable rate mortgage; (3) how homeowners choose between other features of mortgage contracts; and (4) reverse mortgages.

To read the entire Virtual Issue, "How do Households Make Mortgage Choices?" please click here.

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  1. Early Termination of Small Loans in the Multifamily Mortgage Market

    Anthony Pennington-Cross and Brent C Smith

    Version of Record online: 27 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/1540-6229.12194

  2. Self-Reported vs. Market Estimated House Values: Are Homeowners Misinformed or Are They Purposely Misreporting?

    Jung Hyun Choi and Gary Painter

    Accepted manuscript online: 18 APR 2017 08:22AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/1540-6229.12199

  3. Gender Equality in Mortgage Lending

    Lu Fang and Henry J. Munneke

    Accepted manuscript online: 11 APR 2017 10:30AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/1540-6229.12198

  4. The Accuracy of Senior Households’ Estimates of Home Values: Application to the Reverse Mortgage Decision

    Donald Haurin, Stephanie Moulton and Wei Shi

    Accepted manuscript online: 6 APR 2017 08:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/1540-6229.12197