in the United States, campaign rush!

Those who would imagine Americans staring at the polls, impatient to know who will strengthen their market share on November 8, will be disappointed, the truth is quite different: the only tables of figures that obsess them are those of interest rates. on home loans! This is the big topic of the moment: the cost of credit continues to climb – we now borrow at 5.50% over thirty years. In a market where new properties are too rare (4 million individual homes are missing in the country), buying a house or land is becoming more and more complicated – even impossible, since in some regions one out of two sales agreements is broken. after the banks refused to lend to a buyer considered too indebted. The end of recreation, in a country where spending on credit, mortgaging at all costs, has long been an encouraged vice?

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