American Banker asked top mortgage business executives and noted industry observers to do a little crystal-ball gazing.

Overall, their predictions for 1996 are positive - low interest rates, combined with a decent economy, should provide steady growth for the housing industry. In orginations, 1996 should be less volatile than 1995.

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