Fed's Poole Sees Stable Housing Market

Siegel, Gary E.
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/9/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32335, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the forecast of Federal Reserve Bank of Saint Louis president William Poole that the national housing market in the United States will stabilize at a high level in 2006, despite indications in consumer sentiment surveys of a reticence of consumers to buy homes. He further stressed that continued healthy job growth will also help keep housing conditions at a high level. He also indicated that Gulf Coast rebuilding will determine if the forecast comes true.


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