Restructuring may affect call on Section 8 housing bonds

Stanton, Michael
January 1998
Bond Buyer;01/13/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30309, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the report by Merrill Lynch & Co. analyst Kurt van Kuller finding that secondary-market investors may be overpaying for federally insured bonds issued for housing projects that receive Section 8 housing subsidies underestimating the debt's call risk. Features of the Section 8 housing subsidy program; Prospects for landlords voluntarily participating in the restructuring under Section 8.


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