Maricopa Going Strong

Watts, Jim
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/23/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32387, p31
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the economic performance of Maricopa County, Arizona. Maricopa is having a strong economy and a continued growth in the housing market. County spending for 2006 to 2007 is intended to reach 2.1 billion dollars, which is a 12 percent increase from the 1.9 billion dollars budget adopted for 2005. It has been said that homeowner refinancing and cashing in on home equity plays an important role in the economy.


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