Real Estate Confronts the Banks (2002)


We analyze the debate about the Glass-Steagall Act. First, the government softened some of the act’s original provisions. Then in 2001, a change allowed banks to enter the real estate brokerage industry. As part of the “Real Estate Confronts” series, this report offers objective and comprehensive opinions on this controversial subject.

This white paper was co-authored by Stefan Swanepoel, Dennis Galloway and Ken Jenny.