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Home prices might drop but won't crash: What buyers should know

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

Some would-be home buyers are rooting for a full-on housing market crash because prices have zoomed so far past the point of affordability. Please "crash faster so I might be able to own my own place one day," a Twitter user pleaded. Another user tweeted, "Let's hope there's a housing market crash so people have the chance of starting a family and owning their home."
Whether or not it pleases would-be buyers, we're unlikely to have a repeat of a crash like the country experienced from 2008 to 2014, when house prices fell by double-digit percentages from their 2007 peak.
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