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Did Bernanke Just Kill the Housing Recovery?


That's the question Wall Street and Main Street have been contemplating this week after another spike in interest rates.

Stan Humphries, chief economist at Zillow, has a ready answer: No. "I think Bernanke's right, the housing market is strong enough to stand on its own feet." Humphries also tells Aaron Task of The Daily Ticker that homes are going to get more expensive, as financing costs go up.