The Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index rose two percentage points to 82.7 in January, reflecting the more positive consumer outlook following November's presidential election.

The index is based on the results of six questions from Fannie Mae's National Housing Survey. Four of the six components improved in January from the month prior.

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