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Real estate is typically the number one form of wealth for most people. But there may be a hidden danger lurking in the real estate market that could torpedo home prices just like a decade ago.

Over the last election cycle, the financial sector distributed a record breaking number of lobbying dollars to members of Congress – all to “influence decision making.” And the #1 contributor is not who many suspected.

The Federal Reserve is planning to hike interest rates several times in 2017. While many believe the Fed’s newfound ambition is a “bullish” signal that officials feel confident in the market, the Fed may actually have ulterior motives.