TITLE

NAHB Up 4 Points to 71 in August

AUTHOR(S)
Newman, Emily
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/17/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31949, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the National Association of Home Builders' housing market index jumped four points to 71 points in August 2004. Impact of the decline in mortgage rates on the upswing of the housing market index in the united States.
ACCESSION #
14174423

 

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