Looking to Affordable Housing Bonds to Boost Income

Karchmer, Jennifer
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/23/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30584, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that many high-yield fund managers are turning to affordable housing bonds in order to boost income. Portfolio manager Creston King's plan to invest a significant percentage of his short-intermediate fund in low-income housing bonds; Challenge of locating the right low-income housing deals; Requirement of intensive scrutiny of the bonds' investment soundness.


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