Real estate professionals across the country have been attacked in model homes, during open houses, and in their own offices over the last few weeks.
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The mortgage industry may face a few clogs in the pipeline following the two-week government shutdown.
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage jumped to a 4.28 percent average this week, as rates edged higher leading up to the federal budget deadline, Freddie Mac reports.
The government shutdown is just one of the things that threw "a monkey wrench" in the real estate transaction process, NAR 2013 President Gary Thomas says.