Publications

Damen, Sven, & Buyst, Erik (2017). Mortgage shoppers: how much do they save? Real Estate Economics, 45(4), 898-929.

Damen, Sven, Vastmans, Frank, & Buyst, Erik (2016). The effect of mortgage interest deduction and mortgage characteristics on house prices. Journal of Housing Economics, 34, 15-29.

Working papers

"Housing market responses to the mortgage interest deduction" joint with Geert Goeyvaerts (submitted)

"Capital Requirements, Mortgage Rates and House Prices" joint with Stef Schildermans (submitted)

"The accuracy of homeowners' valuations in the 21st century" joint with Stijn Dreesen (submitted)

Work in progress

"How green is your house? Mandatory energy performance certificates and energy consumption" (slides available)

"The Effect of Broker Commissions on Real Estate Transaction Outcomes" joint with Bert Willekens

"Stimulating energy efficiency through the property tax" joint with Geert Goeyvaerts and Stef Schildermans